Grand Forks County, North Dakota

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''[[United States|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[North Dakota|North Dakota]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]'' '''Grand Forks County''' {{NDDC}} <br> <br>
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Grand Forks 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 = Grand Forks County
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| state = North Dakota
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| founded year = 1873
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| founded date = January 4
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| seat = Grand Forks
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| building address = Grand Forks County Courthouse<br> 151 S 4th Street <br> PO Box 1477<br> Grand Forks, ND 58201<br> Phone: 701.780.8238<br>[http://gfcounty.nd.gov/ '''Grand Forks County Website'''] }}
  
 
== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
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<br>Clerk District Court has birth records from 1903, <br>death records from 1908, divorce records from 1878, <br>burial and court reocrds, adoption records and change<br>&nbsp;of name; County Judge has marriage records from 1887 <br>and probate records from 1880; Register of Deeds has <br>land records<ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Grand Forks County, North Dakota. Page 524 {{WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.</ref>
  
 
== History  ==
 
== History  ==
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'''1873--'''Grand Forks County was created 4 January 1873 from [[Pembina_County,_North_Dakota|Pembina]] County. '''County seat:''' Grand Forks <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
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'''1873--'''Grand Forks County was created 4 January 1873 from [[Pembina County, North Dakota|Pembina]] County. '''County seat:''' Grand Forks <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>  
  
 
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==== Neighboring Counties  ====
 
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[[Nelson County, North Dakota|Nelson]] | [[Steele County, North Dakota|Steele]] | [[Traill County, North Dakota|Traill]] | [[Walsh County, North Dakota|Walsh]] | '''Minnesota''' counties: [[Marshall County, Minnesota|Marshall]] | [[Polk County, Minnesota|Polk]]
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[[Nelson County, North Dakota|Nelson]] | [[Steele County, North Dakota|Steele]] | [[Traill County, North Dakota|Traill]] | [[Walsh County, North Dakota|Walsh]] | '''Minnesota''' counties: [[Marshall County, Minnesota|Marshall]] | [[Polk County, Minnesota|Polk]]  
  
 
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== Societies and Libraries  ==
 
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==== Family History Centers  ====
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*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]
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*[[Grand Forks North Dakota Family History Center]]
  
 
== 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=204885&subject_disp=North+Dakota%2C+Grand+Forks&columns=*,0,0 Family History Library Catalog]
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*[http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/ND/Grand_Forks/ Grand Forks County, North Dakota Genealogy and Family History] (Linkpendium)
  
 
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Grand Forks 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.


Grand Forks County, North Dakota
Map
Map of the U.S. highlighting North Dakota
Location of North Dakota in the U.S.
Facts
Founded January 4, 1873
County Seat Grand Forks
Courthouse
Address Grand Forks County Courthouse
151 S 4th Street
PO Box 1477
Grand Forks, ND 58201
Phone: 701.780.8238
Grand Forks County Website

Contents

County Courthouse


Clerk District Court has birth records from 1903,
death records from 1908, divorce records from 1878,
burial and court reocrds, adoption records and change
 of name; County Judge has marriage records from 1887
and probate records from 1880; Register of Deeds has
land records[1]

History

Parent County

1873--Grand Forks County was created 4 January 1873 from Pembina County. County seat: Grand Forks [2]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Nelson | Steele | Traill | Walsh | Minnesota counties: Marshall | Polk

Resources

Cemeteries

Census

  • 1880
  • 1885
  • 1890
  • 1900
  • 1910
  • 1915
  • 1920
  • 1925
  • 1930

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

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), Grand Forks County, North Dakota. Page 524 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).