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P.O. Box 1349
26 First Street SE
Choteau, Montana 59422

Administrative Office Hours:
M-F 8:00am - 4:30pm

History of Sheriff's Office

Alfred B. Hamilton

Sheriff

1893-94

d. May 4, 1920

John Zimmerman

Sheriff

1895-96

 

William D. Hagen

Sheriff

1897-98
  1899-1900

 

George C. Taylor

Sheriff

1901-02

 

Kenneth McKenzie

Sheriff

1905-06
  1907-08
  1909-10
  1911-12
  1913-14

 

William Miller

Sheriff

1915-16
  1917-18

 

I.S. Martine

Sheriff

1919-20
  1921-22

 

William D. Reiquam

Sheriff

1923-24

d. 1943

James L. Collins

Sheriff

1925-26
  1927-28
  1929-30
  1931-32

d. 9-1939

J.L.   "Shell" Billings

Sheriff

1933-34
  1935-36
  1937-38
  1939-12/21/1939

Election contest   11/38 to 12/39

d. 10-28-1951

Albert O. Peterson

Sheriff

12/21/1939-42
  1943-46
  1947-50
  1951-54
  1959-62

Election contest   11/38 to 12/39

d. Aug. 13, 1980

T.J. "Tom"   Dellwo

Sheriff

1955-58

d. July 7, 1968

Albert N. Becker

Sheriff

1963-66
  1967-70
  1971-?

d. Feb. 16, 1985

Vora Earl Hollar

Sheriff

?-1974*

d. Sept. 21, 1974

John L.   "Pete" Howard

Sheriff

1975-78
  1979-82
  1983-86
  1987-88

 

George O. Anderson

Sheriff/Coroner

1988-90
  1991-94
  1995-98
  1999-2002
  2004-06

 

Keith Lloyd Van   Setten

Sheriff/Coroner

2007-10
  2011-14

 
       

Jacob Schmidt

Coroner

1895-96
  1897-98
  1899-1900

d. Mar. 1, 1907

William H. Titus

Coroner

1901-02

 

William Dawes

Acting Coroner

1902
  1907

 

William H. Stearns

Coroner

1903-04

 

H.W. Powers

Coroner

1905-06
  1907-08

 

Charles H. Connor

Coroner

1909-10
  1911-12
  1917-18
  1919-20
  1921-22
  1923-24
  1915-26
  1927-28
  1929-30

d. 1942

W.A. Hulbush

Coroner

1913-14
  1915-16

 

Chalres G. Roberts

Coroner

1931-32
  1933-34
  1935-36
  1937-38
  to July 1939 resigned.

d. Mar. 19, 1964

George L. "Larry"   Banks

Coroner

App'd July 1939-40
  1941-42
  1943-46
  1947-50
  1951-54
  1955-58
  1959-62
  1963-66

d. Jan. 1, 1978 in   Choteau

Lee E. Zwerneman

Coroner

1967-70
  1971-74
  1975-78
  1979-80

d. Oct. 19, 2002

Lee S. Richey

Coroner

1981-82

 

Homer Gorder

Coroner

1983-86
  1987-1/89*

d. Jan. 9, 1989

 

Coroner now part of   Sheriff duties