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''[[United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[North_Dakota|North Dakota]] ''
  
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.  The Web site for the National Archives is[http://www.archives.gov/genealogy/start-research/ <br />]
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=== 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.
  
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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.
  
* A notable genealogical collection is the Daughters of the American Revolution (DAR) Collection. This collection includes transcripts of Bible records, cemetery records, church records, marriages, deaths, obituaries, and wills from 3 counties—Barnes, Burleigh, and Towner. [[North Dakota Genealogy|Read more...]]<br />
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*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...]]
  
* In the near future forums specific to LOCALITY genealogy will be available. <br />
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*[[Adams County, North Dakota|Adams]]
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*[[Barnes County, North Dakota|Barnes]]
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*[[Benson County, North Dakota|Benson]]
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*[[Billings County, North Dakota|Billings]]
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*[[Bottineau County, North Dakota|Bottineau]]
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*[[Bowman County, North Dakota|Bowman]]
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*[[Burke County, North Dakota|Burke]]
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*[[Burleigh County, North Dakota|Burleigh]]
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*[[Cass County, North Dakota|Cass]]
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*[[Cavalier County, North Dakota|Cavalier]]
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*[[Dickey County, North Dakota|Dickey]]
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*[[Divide County, North Dakota|Divide]]
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*[[Dunn County, North Dakota|Dunn]]
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*[[Eddy County, North Dakota|Eddy]]
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*[[Emmons County, North Dakota|Emmons]]
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*[[Foster County, North Dakota|Foster]]
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*[[Golden Valley County, North Dakota|Golden Valley]]
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*[[Grand Forks County, North Dakota|Grand Forks]]
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*[[Grant County, North Dakota|Grant]]
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*[[Griggs County, North Dakota|Griggs]]
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*[[Hettinger County, North Dakota|Hettinger]]
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*[[Kidder County, North Dakota|Kidder]]
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*[[LaMoure County, North Dakota|LaMoure]]
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*[[Logan County, North Dakota|Logan]]
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*[[McHenry County, North Dakota|McHenry]]
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*[[McIntosh County, North Dakota|McIntosh]]
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*[[McKenzie County, North Dakota|McKenzie]]
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*[[McLean County, North Dakota|McLean]]
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*[[Mercer County, North Dakota|Mercer]]
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*[[Morton County, North Dakota|Morton]]
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*[[Mountrail County, North Dakota|Mountrail]]
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*[[Nelson County, North Dakota|Nelson]]
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*[[Oliver County, North Dakota|Oliver]]
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*[[Pembina County, North Dakota|Pembina]]
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*[[Pierce County, North Dakota|Pierce]]
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*[[Ramsey County, North Dakota|Ramsey]]
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*[[Ransom County, North Dakota|Ransom]]
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*[[Renville County, North Dakota|Renville]]
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*[[Richland County, North Dakota|Richland]]
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*[[Rolette County, North Dakota|Rolette]]
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*[[Sargent County, North Dakota|Sargent]]
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*[[Sheridan County, North Dakota|Sheridan]]
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*[[Sioux County, North Dakota|Sioux]]
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*[[Slope County, North Dakota|Slope]]
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*[[Stark County, North Dakota|Stark]]
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*[[Steele County, North Dakota|Steele]]
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*[[Stutsman County, North Dakota|Stutsman]]
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*[[Towner County, North Dakota|Towner]]
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*[[Traill County, North Dakota|Traill]]
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*[[Walsh County, North Dakota|Walsh]]
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*[[Ward County, North Dakota|Ward]]
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*[[Wells County, North Dakota|Wells]]
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*[[Williams County, North Dakota|Williams]]
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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>
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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;
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*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].
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*[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.
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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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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.

   How to Find Information about North Dakota Ancestors
 

1. Birth Information
2. Marriage Information
3. Death Information

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

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