Griggs County, North Dakota

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{{stub}}''[[United States|United States ]] > [[North Dakota|North Dakota]] > Griggs County''  
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{{North Dakota-stub}}''[[United States|United States ]] > [[North Dakota|North Dakota]] > Griggs County''  
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== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
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[http://www.griggscountynd.gov/ Griggs County Courthouse]<br> 808 Rollin Ave SW; <br>Cooperstown, ND 58425<br> Phone: 701.797.2772&nbsp;<br><br>Clerk District&nbsp;Court has birth&nbsp;records from 1901,<br>marriage and probate records from 1883, death records<br> from 1901, divorce and court records from 1887; <br>Register of Deeds has land records from 1880<ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Griggs County, North Dakota. Page 524 {{WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.</ref>
  
 
== History  ==
 
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'''1881--'''Griggs County was created 18 February 1881 from [[Foster_County,_North_Dakota|Foster]],&nbsp; and [[Traill_County,_North_Dakota|Traill]] Counties.<br>'''County seat:''' Cooperstown <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
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'''1881--'''Griggs County was created 18 February 1881 from [[Foster County, North Dakota|Foster]],&nbsp; and [[Traill County, North Dakota|Traill]] Counties.<br>'''County seat:''' Cooperstown <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>  
  
 
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[[Barnes County, North Dakota|Barnes]] | [[Eddy County, North Dakota|Eddy]] | [[Foster County, North Dakota|Foster]] | [[Nelson County, North Dakota|Nelson]] | [[Steele County, North Dakota|Steele]] | [[Stutsman County, North Dakota|Stutsman]]
  
 
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*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]
  
 
== Web Sites  ==
 
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*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=204890&subject_disp=North+Dakota%2C+Griggs&columns=*,0,0 Family History Library Catalog]
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*{{FHL|North+Dakota%2C+Griggs|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}
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*[http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/ND/Griggs/ Griggs County, North Dakota Genealogy and Family History] (Linkpendium)
  
 
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Revision as of 16:20, 10 September 2012

United States  > North Dakota > Griggs County


Contents

County Courthouse

Griggs County Courthouse
808 Rollin Ave SW;
Cooperstown, ND 58425
Phone: 701.797.2772 

Clerk District Court has birth records from 1901,
marriage and probate records from 1883, death records
from 1901, divorce and court records from 1887;
Register of Deeds has land records from 1880[1]

History

Parent County

1881--Griggs County was created 18 February 1881 from Foster,  and Traill Counties.
County seat: Cooperstown [2]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Barnes | Eddy | Foster | Nelson | Steele | Stutsman

Resources

Cemeteries

Census

  • 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), Griggs 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).