Member Societies


Powell County Genealogical Society

Deer Lodge, Montana

A Local Member Society of the Montana State Genealogical Society


Powell County Genealogical Society

William K. Kohrs Memorial Library

501 Missouri Avenue

Deer Lodge MT 59722


President – Desera Towle

210 Dixon St

Deer Lodge MT 59722

Secretary – Member Rotation

Treasurer – Nora Meier

Membership: There are ten members and the Society is open to anyone interested in preserving and indexing area records and researching family histories.

Meetings: 2nd Tuesday of every month at 1:00 p.m. in the Genealogy Room of William K. Kohrs Library, located at 501 Missouri Avenue, Deer Lodge, Montana.

Hours: By appointment – Phone 406-360-7002

Research: Surname Look-Ups — No charge except copying & postage

Extended Research: A few members do extended research. Charge is based on research required and is negotiated with person doing the research.

On-Line Resource:

HILLCREST CEMETERY INDEX 1869 – AUGUST 2019 (Deer Lodge, Montana): Compiled by Powell County Genealogical Society members in partnership with the City Water Department

Other Resources:

Vital Statistics Extractions from New NorthWest (1869-1888)

Silver State & Silver State Post (1890-1974 – continuing)

Other indexed records include: Cemeteries, Mortuary, and 1910 Census for Powell County, plus various miscellaneous records of interest to researchers.


Contact Us

Montana State Genealogical Society
PO Box 5313
Helena MT 59604