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Original Abstracts of Land Deeds, Jefferson County

Jefferson County was created February 2, 1865 as one of the 16 original counties in Montana. Homestead Entry # 1 Abstract was issued to Henry A.L. Tanner and is part of the collection. This land is currently part of the Marks Ranch in Jefferson County. Another early settler in the collection is Ernest Marks, the grandfather of Robert Marks. Other family names included are Haynes; Haab; Cassimer Kamber, notary; and Matheson.