Pondera County, Montana Genealogy Guide

Pondera County, Montana (Map It) was created on February 17, 1919 from Chouteau County and Teton County. The county was named originally pend d'oreille, French words meaning "ear pendant"; the name was changed to a form resembling the phonetic spelling to avoid confusion with the lake and town of the same name in Idaho and of a county in Washington.. Learn More About State of Montana History

Pondera County is bordered by Glacier County (north), Toole County (north), Liberty County (east), Chouteau County (east), Teton County (south), Flathead County (west).

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

Pondera County, Montana Courthouse Records

Pondera County, Montana Courthouse
Pondera County, MT Courthouse

The Pondera County Courthouse is located in Conrad, 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 Pondera 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.

  • Pondera County Clerk and Recorder has Birth / Death Records from 1910 / 1913 and Land Records from 1919. 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.
  • Pondera County Clerk of District Court has Marriage / Divorce Records from 1919, Probate Records from 1919 and Court Records from 1919. 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.

Pondera County, Montana Census Records

  • Learn More: State of Montana Census Records
  • U.S. Federal Population Schedules: 1920, 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

Pondera County, Montana Vital Records

Pondera County, Montana Resources

Pondera County, Montana External Links

0 Shares
Share
Tweet
+1
Pin
Reddit
Stumble