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Old 08-13-2017, 12:29 PM
 
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My ancestors arrived in Philipsburg (in Granite County) in the 1870s through 1890s. My great great grandfather was the Granite County Commissioner, and my other gggrandfather was the town sheriff. The grocery store in town still bears the family name, and for a time was the oldest family run business in the state of Montana. Also, my great great grandfather owned a mine near Pburg, and my great great grandmother's uncle owned a mining company in century Butte (not the Anaconda Company). As for me, I grew up out of state. Lol.

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