Welcome to the Montana Obituary Links Page
Welcome to the Montana obituaries page, where you will find links, databases, and resources that will help you find obituaries and vital records related information. If you are looking to find a copy of a specific obituary, biographic/public records data, or a copy of the official death certificate from person who died in Montana, then please follow the following steps:
|1||Search the Local Newspapers Archives
Once you have the name, place, and date of death then you can search the local newspapers archives for a copy of the obituary posting. You can access our free list of all the newspapers and their obituary sections for the state of Montana.
|2||Search other Free and Paid Resources
If you do not want to search the local newspapers, then we recommend the following resources and companies, who can provide this information. Many offer both free and paid services which can you help you find obituary and biographic information.
|3||Get an Official Death Certificate
If you are looking for an official copy of a death certificate then please read the specific instructions of how to order death certificates.
|4||Further Genealogical Research
If you are a genealogist, we also have aggregated a list of genealogy resources by state. You can try these genealogy focused resources, which are organized by county and state.
To order Death Certificates you can contact the Montana Department of Vital Records which is listed below. If you want to order online you can use the following link to order a death certificate.
Event: Birth or death
Cost of copy: $12.00
Office of Vital Statistics
MT Dept. of Public Health and Human Services
111 N Sanders, Rm. 209
P.O. Box 4210
Helena, MT 59604
Remarks: State office has had records since late 1907. Additional copies of the same record requested at the same time are $5.00.
Photocopy of picture ID and signature required.
Personal check or money order should be made payable to Montana Vital Records. To verify current fees, the telephone number is 1-(888) 877-1946.
Looking for the obituary section for a local newspaper? Please search through our full list of Montana Newspapers and access their online obituary sections. Click here to access Montana Newspapers.
Montana Obituary Search Engine
Montana Cemetery Inscriptions Search Engine
Miscellaneous Montana Obituaries (folder)
Montana Death Index 1954-2002
Rootsweb - Montana Obituary Page
The Montana Standard
Northwest Obituaries Search Engine
Free CD Lookups
Big Horn Co.
The Daily Inter Lake - Archives
The Whitefish Pilot
Big Fork Eagle
Rootsweb - Flathead County Page with obits
Index of obits from "The Daily Inter Lake" 5/5/98 - 12/31/98
Index of obits from "The Daily Inter Lake" 1/1/99 - 12/31/99
Miscellaneous Death Records A-K
Miscellaneous Death Records L-Z
Miscellaneous Marriages 1890-1996 A-F - G-L - M-R - S-Z
Flathead County Page
1890-1996 Kalispell, Flathead County, Deaths (A-L)
1890-1996 Kalispell, Flathead County, Deaths (M-Z)
1890-1996 Kalispell, Flathead County, Marriages (A-L)
1890-1996 Kalispell, Flathead County, Marriages (M-Z)
Flathead County Cemetery Inscriptions
Deaths, Divorces, Marriages 1893-1899
Judith Basin Co.
Lewis & Clark Co.
Mineral County Death Records (choose first letter of surname)
Powder River Co.
Sweet Grass County Wedding Index 1895-1949
Sweetgrass County Marriages 1899
Sweetgrass County Marriages 1900-1909
Sweetgrass County Marriages 1910-1919
Sweetgrass County Marriages 1920-1929
Sweetgrass County Marriages 1940-1949