Local, Montana & Nearby Locations Genealogy
- Montana GenWeb Home
- Montana State Death Index - vital death dates for locating death certificates & obituaries.
- Montana State Genealogical Society
- Montana State Historical Society
- "Progressive Men of the State of Montana" - Published sometime between 1901 and 1903, this book provides brief biographical sketches of over 2,500 Montanans of the period from the mid 1850s to 1900.
- US GenWeb Archives: Montana Table of Contents
Yellowstone County Genealogy Links
Billings Gazette: Archived Newspapers
View a selection of archived Billings Gazette newspapers on two sites:
- The stores digital archives of recent editions starting with January 2013. The collection is expanded at quarterly intervals and includes an assortment of early papers from 1929 to 1970.
- Search the Billings Gazette’s historic newspaper pages from 1899-1909 at Chronicling America on the Library of Congress website. Chronicling America is produced by the National Digital Newspaper Program, a partnership between the National Endowment for the Humanities and the Library of Congress.
Historic Montana Newspapers from the Montana Historical Society
The full-text searchable database Montana Newspapers contains over 1 million pages from 100+ Montana newspapers dated 1873-2015. These do not overlap with the Chronicling America website. There is a complete list of the newspapers available.
Chronicling America: More Historic Montana Newspapers
The Chronicling America project from the Library of Congress also features digitized historic Montana newspapers. There is a complete list of Montana newspapers in *.PDF format for the Chronicling America site. The main Chronicling America site has historic American newspapers published between 1690-present.
Montana Newspapers in a Graphical Map Interface
This Graphic map of digitized historic Montana newspapers consolidates several sites into one clickable map for access to digitized Montana newspapers.