Nelson County, North Dakota

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''[[United States|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[North Dakota|North Dakota]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]''Nelson County {{NDDC}} <br> <br>
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Nelson 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 = Nelson County
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| state = North Dakota
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| founded year = 1883
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| founded date = March 2
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| seat = Lakota
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| building address =  Nelson County Courthouse<br> 210 W B Ave<br> PO Box 565<br> Lakota, ND 58344<br> Phone: 701.247.2462 <br> [http://www.nelsonco.org/ '''Nelson County Website'''] }}
  
 
== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
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Clerk District Court has birth and death records from 1903, <br>marriage, probate and land records from 1880, divorce, Court<br>and burial records<ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Nelson County, North Dakota. Page 525 {{WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.</ref>
  
 
== History  ==
 
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==== Parent Counties  ====
 
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'''2 March 1883: '''Nelson County was created from [[Foster County, North Dakota|Foster]], [[Grand Forks County, North Dakota|Grand Forks]], and [[Ramsey County, North Dakota|Ramsey]] Counties, and unorganized territory. '''County seat:''' Lakota <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
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'''2 March 1883: '''Nelson County was created from [[Foster County, North Dakota|Foster]], [[Grand Forks County, North Dakota|Grand Forks]], and [[Ramsey County, North Dakota|Ramsey]] Counties, and unorganized territory. '''County seat:''' Lakota <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>  
  
 
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[[Benson County, North Dakota|Benson]] | [[Eddy County, North Dakota|Eddy]] | [[Grand Forks County, North Dakota|Grand Forks]] | [[Griggs County, North Dakota|Griggs]] | [[Ramsey County, North Dakota|Ramsey]] | [[Steele County, North Dakota|Steele]] | [[Walsh County, North Dakota|Walsh]]
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[[Benson County, North Dakota|Benson]] | [[Eddy County, North Dakota|Eddy]] | [[Grand Forks County, North Dakota|Grand Forks]] | [[Griggs County, North Dakota|Griggs]] | [[Ramsey County, North Dakota|Ramsey]] | [[Steele County, North Dakota|Steele]] | [[Walsh County, North Dakota|Walsh]]  
  
 
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== 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=204927&subject_disp=North+Dakota%2C+Nelson&columns=*,0,0 Family History Library Catalog]
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*[http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/ND/Nelson/ Nelson County, North Dakota Genealogy and Family History] (Linkpendium)
  
 
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Nelson 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.


Nelson County, North Dakota
Map
Map of the U.S. highlighting North Dakota
Location of North Dakota in the U.S.
Facts
Founded March 2, 1883
County Seat Lakota
Courthouse
Address Nelson County Courthouse
210 W B Ave
PO Box 565
Lakota, ND 58344
Phone: 701.247.2462
Nelson County Website

Contents

County Courthouse

Clerk District Court has birth and death records from 1903,
marriage, probate and land records from 1880, divorce, Court
and burial records[1]

History

Parent Counties

2 March 1883: Nelson County was created from Foster, Grand Forks, and Ramsey Counties, and unorganized territory. County seat: Lakota [2]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Benson | Eddy | Grand Forks | Griggs | Ramsey | Steele | Walsh

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), Nelson 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).