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''[[United States Genealogy|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[North Dakota Genealogy|North Dakota]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]'' '''Burleigh County''' <br> <br>  
  
Burleigh County, North Dakota genealogy and family history research page. Guide to genealogy, history, and courthouse sources including birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, wills, deeds and land records, Civil War records, family histories, cemeteries, churches, tax records, newspapers, and obituaries.  
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Guide to '''{{PAGENAME}} ancestry, family history and genealogy''' birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military records. <br>
  
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Clerk District Court has marriage and probate records from 1898,&nbsp;<br>Court Records from 1876 and burial records from 1950’s<ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Burleigh County, North Dakota. Page 522 {{WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.</ref>  
 
Clerk District Court has marriage and probate records from 1898,&nbsp;<br>Court Records from 1876 and burial records from 1950’s<ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Burleigh County, North Dakota. Page 522 {{WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.</ref>  
 
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'''1873--'''Burleigh County was created 4 January 1873 from [[Buffalo County, South Dakota|Buffalo]] County. '''County seat:''' Bismarck <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>  
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'''1873--'''Burleigh County was created 4 January 1873 from [[Buffalo County, South Dakota Genealogy|Buffalo]] County. '''County seat:''' Bismarck <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>  
  
 
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[[Emmons County, North Dakota|Emmons]] | [[Kidder County, North Dakota|Kidder]] | [[McLean County, North Dakota|Mclean]] | [[Morton County, North Dakota|Morton]] | [[Oliver County, North Dakota|Oliver]] | [[Sheridan County, North Dakota|Sheridan]]  
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[[Emmons County, North Dakota Genealogy|Emmons]] | [[Kidder County, North Dakota Genealogy|Kidder]] | [[McLean County, North Dakota Genealogy|Mclean]] | [[Morton County, North Dakota Genealogy|Morton]] | [[Oliver County, North Dakota Genealogy|Oliver]] | [[Sheridan County, North Dakota Genealogy|Sheridan]]  
  
 
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*USGenWeb project. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select the state, then the county.  
 
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*[http://northdakota-genealogy.com/Burleigh-County-Genealogy.htm Burleigh County Genealogy] (North Dakota Genealogy)
 
*[http://northdakota-genealogy.com/Burleigh-County-Genealogy.htm Burleigh County Genealogy] (North Dakota Genealogy)

Latest revision as of 03:13, 6 February 2015

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Guide to Burleigh County, North Dakota Genealogy ancestry, family history and genealogy birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military records.


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Burleigh County, North Dakota
Map
Map of North Dakota highlighting Burleigh County
Location in the state of North Dakota
Map of the U.S. highlighting North Dakota
Location of North Dakota in the U.S.
Facts
Founded January 4, 1873
County Seat Bismarck
Courthouse
Address Burleigh County Courthouse
514 E Thayer Ave
PO Box 5518
Bismarck, ND 58501-4413
Phone: 701.222.6690 
Burleigh County Website

Contents

County Courthouse

Clerk District Court has marriage and probate records from 1898, 
Court Records from 1876 and burial records from 1950’s[1]

History

Parent County

1873--Burleigh County was created 4 January 1873 from Buffalo County. County seat: Bismarck [2]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Emmons | Kidder | Mclean | Morton | Oliver | Sheridan

Resources

Cemeteries

Census

  • 1880
  • 1885
  • 1890
  • 1900
  • 1915
  • 1920
  • 1925
  • 1930

Church

Church records and the information they provide vary significantly depending on the denomination and the record keeper. They may contain information about members of the congregation, such as age, date of baptism, christening, or birth; marriage information and maiden names; and death date. For general information about North Dakota denominations, view the North Dakota Church Records wiki page.


Court

Land

When the United States acquired North Dakota, most of the land became available for homesteading or purchase from the federal government. For more information on this, see North Dakota Land and Property.

After land was transferred from the government to private owners, the registrar of deeds in each county recorded the land transactions in the form of deeds and mortgages.


Local Histories

Local histories are available for Burleigh County, North Dakota Genealogy. County histories may include biographies, church, school and government history, and military information. For more information about local histories see the wiki page section North Dakota Local Histories.


Maps

Military

Civil War
Civil War Battle

The following Civil War battle was fought in Burleigh County.


Map showing Civil War battles in North Dakota.

Newspapers

Additional newspapers abstracts can sometimes be found using search phrases such as Burleigh County, North Dakota Genealogy newspapers in online catalogs like:


Probate

Probate records of North Dakota are at the county clerk's office in each county courthouse. See above for the address of this county's courthouse. Some later estate records are available at the North Dakota Supreme Court. The Family History Library does not presently have copies of probate records from North Dakota.

See the Wiki page North Dakota Probate Records for additional information.

Content: Probate Records may give the decedent's date of death, names of his or her spouse, children, parents, siblings, in-laws, neighbors, associates, relatives, and their place of residence.

Record types: dockets, guardians records, administrators records, real estate records, personal property records, and claim registers.

Taxation

The location of tax records of North Dakota depend on the type of tax. Some are at the clerk's office in the county courthouse, while others are in the state archive. The Family History Library does not presently have copies of tax records from North Dakota.


Vital Records

Vital Records consist of births, adoptions, marriages, divorces, and deaths recorded on registers, certificates, and documents. A copy or an extract of most original records can be purchased from the North Dakota Vital Records State Department of Health or the County Clerk's office of the county where the event occurred.


Societies and Libraries

Family History Centers

Family History Centers provide one-on-one assistance and free access to premium genealogical websites. In addition, many centers have free how-to genealogy classes. See Family History Centers for more information. Search the online FHC directory for a nearby family history center.

Web Sites

References

  1. Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Burleigh County, North Dakota. Page 522 At various libraries (WorldCat); FHL Book 973 D27e 2002.
  2. The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).
  3. Heritage Preservation Services, Civil War Battle Summaries by State, (accessed 13 August, 2012)

 

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