Place:Lincoln, Montana, United States

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NameLincoln
Alt namesLincolnsource: Getty Vocabulary Program
TypeCounty
Located inMontana, United States     (1909 - )
See alsoFlathead, Montana, United StatesParent county (source: Source:Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790-1990)
source: Getty Thesaurus of Geographic Names
source: Family History Library Catalog


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Lincoln County is a county located in the U.S. state of Montana. As of the 2010 census, the population was 19,687. Its county seat is Libby.

This heavily wooded and mountainous county once was part of Flathead County until residents of Libby and Eureka petitioned the state legislature for separation. Named for Abraham Lincoln, the county was created in 1909. Libby won an election over Eureka to host the county seat.

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Timeline

Date Event Source
1896 Marriage records recorded Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1897 Birth records recorded Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1909 County formed Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1909 Court records recorded Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1909 Land records recorded Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1909 Probate records recorded Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1910 First census Source:Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790-1990
1910 No significant boundary changes after this year Source:Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790-1990

Population History

source: Source:Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790-1990
Census Year Population
1910 3,638
1920 7,797
1930 7,089
1940 7,882
1950 8,693
1960 12,537
1970 18,063
1980 17,752
1990 17,481

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External links

www.libby.org/


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