Sweet Grass County, Montana Genealogy Guide

Sweet Grass County, Montana (Map It) was created on March, 05 1895 from Meagher CountyPark County and Yellowstone County. The county was named for the abundant sweet grass in the county. Learn More About State of Montana History

Sweet Grass County is bordered by Wheatland County (north), Golden Valley County (northeast), Stillwater County (east), Park County (southwest), Meagher County.

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

Sweet Grass County, Montana Courthouse Records

Sweet Grass County, Montana Courthouse
Sweet Grass County, MT Courthouse

The Sweet Grass County Courthouse is located in Big Timber, 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 Sweet Grass 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.

  • Sweet Grass County Clerk and Recorder has Birth / Death Records from 1895 and Land Records from 1895. 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.
  • Sweet Grass County Clerk of District Court has Marriage / Divorce Records from 1895, Probate Records from 1895 and Court Records from 1895. 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.

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