Judith Basin County, Montana Genealogy Guide

Judith Basin County, Montana (Map It) was created on December 10, 1920 from Cascade County and Fergus County. The county was named for the Judith River which was in turn named by William Clark for Julia "Judith" Hancock, whom he would later marry. Learn More About State of Montana History

Judith Basin County is bordered by Chouteau County (north), Fergus County (east), Wheatland County (south), Meagher County (south), Cascade County (west).

Judith Basin County Cities and Towns include Stanford, Hobson. A Map of Judith Basin County, Montana contains detailed information about roads and boundaries, these maps may include rural communities, churches, and cemeteries.

Judith Basin County, Montana Courthouse Records

Judith Basin County, Montana Courthouse
Judith Basin County, MT Courthouse

The Judith Basin County Courthouse is located in Stanford, Montana. Learn More About State of Montana Court, Tax, Land and Probate Records.

Please contact the each clerk's department to confirm mailing address, hours, fees and other information before visiting or requesting information because contact information sometimes changes.  The Clerk's Office DOES NOT DO RESEARCH.  The documents are available to interested parties, barring confidential issues.  Most staff will assist people in finding the materials, but it is up to the individual to do the research.

The following dates indicates what vital, land, probate, and court records are in Judith Basin county. The date listed for each category of record is usually the earliest registration filed. The earliest date does not indicate that there are numerous records for that year and does not mean that all such events were actually registered.

  • Judith Basin County Clerk and Recorder has Birth / Death Records from 1920 and Land Records from 1920. The County Clerk and Recorder responsibilities include but are not limited to, recording and maintaining the majority of all the legal documents relating to real estate records, land descriptions, plats and surveys, county birth and death records and the records of the Board of County commissioners.
  • Judith Basin County Clerk of District Court has Marriage / Divorce Records from 1920, Probate Records from 1920 and Court Records from 1920. The County Clerk of District Court is responsible for all District Court records. These records include Adoption, Civil, Criminal, Dependent Neglect, Domestic Relations, Guardianship, Juvenile, Paternity, Probate and Sanity cases. The clerk also issues, files and records all Madison County Marriage license applications and license.

Judith Basin County, Montana Census Records

  • Learn More: State of Montana Census Records
  • U.S. Federal Population Schedules: 1930, 1940
  • U.S. Indian Census Records: 1885-1940
  • State Population Schedules: None
  • U.S. Federal Census Mortality Schedules: None
  • Selected U.S. Federal Census Agriculture Schedules: None
  • Selected U.S. Federal Census Industry Schedules: None
  • Union Veterans Schedules: None

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