Dunn County, North Dakota

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''[[United States|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[North Dakota|North Dakota]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]'' '''Dunn County''' {{NDDC}}<br> <br>
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Dunn 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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{{Infobox U.S. County
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| county = Dunn County
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| state = North Dakota
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| founded year = 1901
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| founded date = May 24
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| seat = Manning
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| building address =Dunn County Courthouse <br> 205 Owens Street <br> PO Box 136<br> Manning, ND 58642<br> Phone: 701.573.4447<br>[http://dunncountywi.govoffice2.com/ '''Dunn County Website'''] }}
  
 
== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
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Clerk District Court has marriage, probate, divorce and&nbsp;court records from 1908 and military discharge records from 1919; Register of Deeds has land records from 1900; State Historical Society has naturalization records<ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Dunn County, North Dakota. Page 523 {{WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.</ref>
  
 
== History  ==
 
== History  ==
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==== Parent County  ====
 
==== Parent County  ====
  
'''1901--'''Dunn County was created 24 May 1901 from [[Stark_County,_North_Dakota|Stark]] County. '''County seat:''' Manning <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
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'''1901--'''Dunn County was created 24 May 1901 from [[Stark County, North Dakota|Stark]] County. '''County seat:''' Manning <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>  
  
 
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== Places/Localities  ==
 
== Places/Localities  ==
  
==== Populated Places ====
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==== Populated Places ====
  
 
==== Indian Reservation  ====
 
==== Indian Reservation  ====
  
A portion of the [[Fort_Berthold_Indian_Reservation_(North_Dakota)|Fort Berthold Indian Reservation]] is located in Dunn County. The remainder of the reservation is in [[Mountrail County, North Dakota|Mountrail]], [[McKenzie County, North Dakota|McKenzie]], [[Mercer County, North Dakota|Mercer]], and [[Ward County, North Dakota|Ward]] Counties.
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A portion of the [[Fort Berthold Indian Reservation (North Dakota)|Fort Berthold Indian Reservation]] is located in Dunn County. The remainder of the reservation is in [[Mountrail County, North Dakota|Mountrail]], [[McKenzie County, North Dakota|McKenzie]], [[Mercer County, North Dakota|Mercer]], and [[Ward County, North Dakota|Ward]] Counties.  
  
 
==== Neighboring Counties  ====
 
==== Neighboring Counties  ====
  
[[Billings County, North Dakota|Billings]] | [[McKenzie County, North Dakota|Mckenzie]] | [[McLean County, North Dakota|Mclean]] | [[Mercer County, North Dakota|Mercer]] | [[Mountrail County, North Dakota|Mountrail]] | [[Stark County, North Dakota|Stark]]
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[[Billings County, North Dakota|Billings]] | [[McKenzie County, North Dakota|Mckenzie]] | [[McLean County, North Dakota|Mclean]] | [[Mercer County, North Dakota|Mercer]] | [[Mountrail County, North Dakota|Mountrail]] | [[Stark County, North Dakota|Stark]]  
  
 
== Resources  ==
 
== Resources  ==
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==== Cemeteries  ====
 
==== Cemeteries  ====
  
[http://odessa3.org/collections/cemeteries/nodak/link/dunnnd.txt Roshua cemetery] inscriptions providing the name, date of birth and date of death where available.
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[http://odessa3.org/collections/cemeteries/nodak/link/dunnnd.txt Roshua cemetery] inscriptions providing the name, date of birth and date of death where available.  
  
 
==== Census  ====
 
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===== Civil War  =====
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====== Civil War Battle  ======
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The following Civil War battle was fought in Dunn County.
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*July 28-29, 1864 = [http://www.nps.gov/hps/abpp/battles/nd005.htm Killdeer Mountain], also known as Tahkahokuty Mountain<ref>Heritage Preservation Services, [http://www.nps.gov/hps/abpp/battles/nd005.htm Civil War Battle Summaries by State], (accessed 13 August, 2012)</ref>
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:[http://www.nps.gov/hps/abpp/battles/NDmap.htm Map] showing Civil War battles in North Dakota.
  
 
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== Societies and Libraries  ==
 
== Societies and Libraries  ==
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==== Family History Centers  ====
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*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]
  
 
== Web Sites  ==
 
== Web Sites  ==
  
 
*USGenWeb project. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select the state, then the county.  
 
*USGenWeb project. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select the state, then the county.  
*[http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=localitydetails&subject=204877&subject_disp=North+Dakota%2C+Dunn&columns=*,0,0 Family History Library Catalog]
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*{{FHL|North+Dakota%2C+Dunn|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}
 
*[http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/ND/Dunn/ Dunn County, North Dakota Genealogy and Family History] (Linkpendium)
 
*[http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/ND/Dunn/ Dunn County, North Dakota Genealogy and Family History] (Linkpendium)
  
 
== References  ==
 
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Dunn 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.


Dunn County, North Dakota
Map
Map of the U.S. highlighting North Dakota
Location of North Dakota in the U.S.
Facts
Founded May 24, 1901
County Seat Manning
Courthouse
Address Dunn County Courthouse
205 Owens Street
PO Box 136
Manning, ND 58642
Phone: 701.573.4447
Dunn County Website

Contents

County Courthouse

Clerk District Court has marriage, probate, divorce and court records from 1908 and military discharge records from 1919; Register of Deeds has land records from 1900; State Historical Society has naturalization records[1]

History

Parent County

1901--Dunn County was created 24 May 1901 from Stark County. County seat: Manning [2]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Indian Reservation

A portion of the Fort Berthold Indian Reservation is located in Dunn County. The remainder of the reservation is in Mountrail, McKenzie, Mercer, and Ward Counties.

Neighboring Counties

Billings | Mckenzie | Mclean | Mercer | Mountrail | Stark

Resources

Cemeteries

Roshua cemetery inscriptions providing the name, date of birth and date of death where available.

Census

  • 1910
  • 1915
  • 1920
  • 1925

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Civil War
Civil War Battle

The following Civil War battle was fought in Dunn County.


Map showing Civil War battles in North Dakota.

Newspapers

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

Societies and Libraries

Family History Centers

Web Sites

References

  1. Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Dunn County, North Dakota. Page 523 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)