Morton County, North Dakota

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''[[United States|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[North Dakota|North Dakota]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]''Morton County {{NDDC}} <br> <br>
  
== County Courthouse  ==
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Morton 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 = Morton County
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| state = North Dakota
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| founded year = 1873
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| founded date = January 8
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| seat = Mandan
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| building address = Morton County Courthouse<br>210 2nd Ave NW <br>Mandan, ND 58554<br>Phone: 701.667.3355<br>[http://www.co.morton.nd.us/ '''Morton County Website'''] }}
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=== County Courthouse  ===
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<br>Clerk District Court has birth records.&nbsp; Court has birth records from 1883,<br>marriage records from 1888, death records from 1873, burial records from 1943,<br>divorce and&nbsp;probate records from 1900’s and court records from late 1800’s; <br>Register of Deeds has land records from late 1800’s<ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Morton County, North Dakota. Page 525 {{WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.</ref>
  
 
== History  ==
 
== History  ==
  
 
==== Parent County  ====
 
==== Parent County  ====
'''1873--'''Morton County was created 8 January 1873 from unorganized territory. '''County seat:''' Mandan <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
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'''1873--'''Morton County was created 8 January 1873 from unorganized territory. '''County seat:''' Mandan <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>  
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[[Burleigh County, North Dakota|Burleigh]] | [[Emmons County, North Dakota|Emmons]] | [[Grant County, North Dakota|Grant]] | [[Mercer County, North Dakota|Mercer]] | [[Oliver County, North Dakota|Oliver]] | [[Sioux County, North Dakota|Sioux]] | [[Stark County, North Dakota|Stark]]
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[[Burleigh County, North Dakota|Burleigh]] | [[Emmons County, North Dakota|Emmons]] | [[Grant County, North Dakota|Grant]] | [[Mercer County, North Dakota|Mercer]] | [[Oliver County, North Dakota|Oliver]] | [[Sioux County, North Dakota|Sioux]] | [[Stark County, North Dakota|Stark]]  
  
 
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Cemetery transcriptions for cemeteries in&nbsp;[http://odessa3.org/collections/cemeteries/nodak/link/mortonnd.txt Morton] County, providing name, date of birth, and date of death where available.
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Cemetery transcriptions for cemeteries in&nbsp;[http://odessa3.org/collections/cemeteries/nodak/link/mortonnd.txt Morton] County, providing name, date of birth, and date of death where available.  
  
 
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== Societies and Libraries  ==
 
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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=204923&subject_disp=North+Dakota%2C+Morton&columns=*,0,0 Family History Library Catalog]
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*{{FHL|North+Dakota%2C+Morton|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}
 
*[http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/ND/Morton/ Morton County, North Dakota Genealogy and Family History] (Linkpendium)
 
*[http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/ND/Morton/ Morton County, North Dakota Genealogy and Family History] (Linkpendium)
  
 
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Morton 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.


Morton County, North Dakota
Map
Map of the U.S. highlighting North Dakota
Location of North Dakota in the U.S.
Facts
Founded January 8, 1873
County Seat Mandan
Courthouse
Address Morton County Courthouse
210 2nd Ave NW
Mandan, ND 58554
Phone: 701.667.3355
Morton County Website

Contents

County Courthouse


Clerk District Court has birth records.  Court has birth records from 1883,
marriage records from 1888, death records from 1873, burial records from 1943,
divorce and probate records from 1900’s and court records from late 1800’s;
Register of Deeds has land records from late 1800’s[1]

History

Parent County

1873--Morton County was created 8 January 1873 from unorganized territory. County seat: Mandan [2]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Burleigh | Emmons | Grant | Mercer | Oliver | Sioux | Stark

Resources

Cemeteries

Cemetery transcriptions for cemeteries in Morton County, providing name, date of birth, and date of death where available.

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), Morton County, North Dakota. Page 525 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).