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Sheridan County, Montana

Sheridan County was created on March 24, 1913 from Valley County.

Currently the Sheridan County Seat is located in Plentywood additionally, the county government website is

Areas surrounding Sheridan County are Daniels CountyRoosevelt CountyWilliams County, North Dakota, Divide County, North Dakota

Sheridan County includes Federal Census Schedules to guide in exploring your family tree. Federal Population Schedules are present for 192019301940. There are free online and printable census forms to aid with your research.

Sheridan County Society and Family History Resources

A list of Sheridan County Historical  and Genealogical Societies, Forums, Message Boards, Libraries, Archives.

Sheridan County Courthouse and Government Records

Researchers frequently fail to notice the value of Sheridan County court, probate, and land documents as a source of ancestry and genealogy information and facts. Hidden away in Montana courthouses and archives just about everywhere are the ambitions and frustrations of many Montana men and women.

The odds are excellent that your potential forefathers have left a in-depth document of at least a few factors of their lives in the Sheridan County court records. Even if your forebears is not discussed in a Court case, consider all of the other methods which could have lead to him or her to appear in court records.

Sheridan County Links

The following are web links to Family history and genealogy, Records and Resources relating to Sheridan County. A lot of these genealogy links fall into 3 categories: Business Sites, Private Sites or Organization Sites. Some have free access some call for a payment. This is merely a directory that has been collected or submitted. I do not recommend or promote one genealogy site above another. Feel free to furnish your own favorite Sheridan County genealogy or family history related sites.

Sheridan Co. MT Books, Newspapers & Publications

Sheridan Co. MT Birth, Marriage & Death Records

Sheridan Co. MT Court, Probate Land and Tax Records

Sheridan Co. MT Census Records

Sheridan Co. MT Cemeteries & Church Records

Sheridan Co. MT Family Websites, Pictures & Histories

Sheridan Co. MT General and History Websites

Sheridan Co. MT Maps, Atlases & Gazetteers

Sheridan Co. MT Military Records