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=== Welcome to North Dakota, Peace Garden State  ===
 
=== Welcome to North Dakota, Peace Garden State  ===
  
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<br>Most overseas immigrants to North Dakota came through the port of New York or other east coast ports. The Family History Library and the [http://www.archives.gov/genealogy/start-research National Archives] have U.S. passenger lists or indexes for the years 1820 to 1943, and for Canadian ports, 1865 to 1900.
  
Most overseas immigrants to North Dakota came through the port of New York or other east coast ports. The Family History Library and the [http://www.archives.gov/genealogy/start-research National Archives] have U.S. passenger lists or indexes for the years 1820 to 1943, and for Canadian ports, 1865 to 1900.
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== Featured Content  ==
 
== Featured Content  ==
  
North Dakota's naturalization records (1873-1952) are&nbsp;indexed at the [http://www.nd.gov/hist/sal/gen/infnat.htm State Archives and Historical Research Library of the State Historical Society of North Dakota]. These records represent the bulk of documentation pertaining to immigration and naturalization proceedings in the state, but&nbsp;not&nbsp;those individuals who were naturalized in federal court.
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North Dakota's naturalization records (1873-1952) are&nbsp;indexed at the [http://www.nd.gov/hist/sal/gen/infnat.htm State Archives and Historical Research Library of the State Historical Society of North Dakota]. These records represent the bulk of documentation pertaining to immigration and naturalization proceedings in the state, but&nbsp;not&nbsp;those individuals who were naturalized in federal court.  
  
== Did You Know? ==
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== Did You Know? ==
  
 
*A notable genealogical collection is the Daughters of the American Revolution (DAR) Collection. This mixed collection includes transcripts of cemetery records, church records, genealogies, marriages, deaths, and wills from 3 counties—Barnes, Burleigh, and Towner. [[North Dakota Genealogy|Read more...]]
 
*A notable genealogical collection is the Daughters of the American Revolution (DAR) Collection. This mixed collection includes transcripts of cemetery records, church records, genealogies, marriages, deaths, and wills from 3 counties—Barnes, Burleigh, and Towner. [[North Dakota Genealogy|Read more...]]
  
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== Counties  ==
 
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Extinct or Renamed Counties: <br>[[Allred County, North Dakota|Allred]] | [[Buffalo County, North Dakota|Buffalo]] | [[Buford County, North Dakota|Buford]] | [[Burbank County, North Dakota|Burbank]] | [[Chippewa County, North Dakota|Chippewa]] | [[Church County, North Dakota|Church]] | [[De Smet County, North Dakota|De Smet]] | [[Flanery County, North Dakota|Flanery]] | [[French County, North Dakota|French]] | [[Garfield County, North Dakota|Garfield]] | [[Gingras County, North Dakota|Gingras]] | [[Howard County, North Dakota|Howard]] | [[Kittson County, North Dakota|Kittson]] | [[Sheyenne County, North Dakota|Sheyenne]] | [[Stevens County, North Dakota|Stevens]] | [[Villard County, North Dakota|Villard]] | [[Wallace County, North Dakota|Wallace]] | [[Wallette County, North Dakota|Wallette]] | [[Wynn County, North Dakota|Wynn]]
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Extinct or Renamed Counties: <br>[[Allred County, North Dakota|Allred]] | [[Buffalo County, North Dakota|Buffalo]] | [[Buford County, North Dakota|Buford]] | [[Burbank County, North Dakota|Burbank]] | [[Chippewa County, North Dakota|Chippewa]] | [[Church County, North Dakota|Church]] | [[De Smet County, North Dakota|De Smet]] | [[Flanery County, North Dakota|Flanery]] | [[French County, North Dakota|French]] | [[Garfield County, North Dakota|Garfield]] | [[Gingras County, North Dakota|Gingras]] | [[Howard County, North Dakota|Howard]] | [[Kittson County, North Dakota|Kittson]] | [[Sheyenne County, North Dakota|Sheyenne]] | [[Stevens County, North Dakota|Stevens]] | [[Villard County, North Dakota|Villard]] | [[Wallace County, North Dakota|Wallace]] | [[Wallette County, North Dakota|Wallette]] | [[Wynn County, North Dakota|Wynn]]  
  
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=== Major Repositories  ===
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[[North Dakota State Archives]]{{·}} [[Library of North Dakota]]{{·}} [http://library.ndsu.edu/archives/biography-genealogy North Dakota State Univeristy Libraries]{{·}} [[National Archives Rocky Mountain Region (Denver)]]{{·}} [[Family History Library]]
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=== Migration Routes  ===
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[[Missouri River]]{{·}} [[Red River of the North]]{{·}} [[Great Northern Railway (U.S.)]]{{·}} [[Northern Pacific Railroad]] <br>
  
 
== Research Tools  ==
 
== Research Tools  ==
  
*Search the North Dakota Department of Health's [https://secure.apps.state.nd.us/doh/certificates/deathCertSearch.htm free online death index].&nbsp;
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*Search the North Dakota Department of Health's [https://secure.apps.state.nd.us/doh/certificates/deathCertSearch.htm free online death index].&nbsp;  
 
*Find which county a town is in, what town a cemetery is in, even where a postoffice or building is by using the United States Geographical Survey's [http://geonames.usgs.gov/pls/gnispublic Geographical Names Information System].  
 
*Find which county a town is in, what town a cemetery is in, even where a postoffice or building is by using the United States Geographical Survey's [http://geonames.usgs.gov/pls/gnispublic Geographical Names Information System].  
 
*[http://www.davidrumsey.com/directory/where/North_Dakota/ David Rumsey Map Collection] is a large online collection of rare, old, antique historical atlases, globes, maps, charts plus other cartographic treasures.  
 
*[http://www.davidrumsey.com/directory/where/North_Dakota/ David Rumsey Map Collection] is a large online collection of rare, old, antique historical atlases, globes, maps, charts plus other cartographic treasures.  
*[http://www.ndgenweb.org// The North Dakota GenWeb Project] has a wealth of information and is a part of the larger [[USGenWeb|USGenWeb Project]]. [http://www.usgenweb.org/ The USGenWeb Project] provides internet information on every county in every state in the United States.
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*[http://www.ndgenweb.org// The North Dakota GenWeb Project] has a wealth of information and is a part of the larger [[USGenWeb|USGenWeb Project]]. [http://www.usgenweb.org/ The USGenWeb Project] provides internet information on every county in every state in the United States.  
   
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*[http://net.lib.byu.edu/fslab/researchoutlines/US/NorthDakota.pdf BYU North Dakota Research Outline] largely duplicates these Wiki pages. Includes some bibliographic lists from BYU Library, 2001.<br>
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*[[Professional Genealogists who specialize in North Dakota Research|Consult a Professional Genealogist]]
  
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*[[North Dakota Naturalization and Citizenship|Naturalization and Citizenship]]  
 
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*[[North Dakota Probate Records|Probate Records]]  
 
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United States Gotoarrow.png North Dakota

Welcome to North Dakota, Peace Garden State

North-dakota.png North Dakota flag.png


Most overseas immigrants to North Dakota came through the port of New York or other east coast ports. The Family History Library and the National Archives have U.S. passenger lists or indexes for the years 1820 to 1943, and for Canadian ports, 1865 to 1900.

Featured Content

North Dakota's naturalization records (1873-1952) are indexed at the State Archives and Historical Research Library of the State Historical Society of North Dakota. These records represent the bulk of documentation pertaining to immigration and naturalization proceedings in the state, but not those individuals who were naturalized in federal court.

Did You Know?

  • A notable genealogical collection is the Daughters of the American Revolution (DAR) Collection. This mixed collection includes transcripts of cemetery records, church records, genealogies, marriages, deaths, and wills from 3 counties—Barnes, Burleigh, and Towner. Read more...


Counties

Extinct or Renamed Counties:
Allred | Buffalo | Buford | Burbank | Chippewa | Church | De Smet | Flanery | French | Garfield | Gingras | Howard | Kittson | Sheyenne | Stevens | Villard | Wallace | Wallette | Wynn

Major Repositories

North Dakota State Archives · Library of North Dakota · North Dakota State Univeristy Libraries · National Archives Rocky Mountain Region (Denver) · Family History Library

Migration Routes

Missouri River · Red River of the North · Great Northern Railway (U.S.) · Northern Pacific Railroad

Research Tools

Obtain additional help

Things You Can Do

In order to make this wiki a better research tool, we need your help! Many tasks need to be done. You can help by:


Wiki Volunteers Wanted

To add your knowledge and help expand the wiki click here: