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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.  
 
<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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== Featured Content  ==
 
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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.  
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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 North Dakota 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?  ==
 
== 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  ==
 
== Counties  ==
 
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*[[Adams County, |Adams]]  
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*[[Adams County, North Dakota|Adams]]  
*[[Barnes County, |Barnes]]  
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*[[Barnes County, North Dakota|Barnes]]  
*[[Benson County, |Benson]]  
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*[[Benson County, North Dakota|Benson]]  
*[[Billings County, |Billings]]  
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*[[Billings County, North Dakota|Billings]]  
*[[Bottineau County, |Bottineau]]  
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*[[Bottineau County, North Dakota|Bottineau]]  
*[[Bowman County, |Bowman]]  
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*[[Bowman County, North Dakota|Bowman]]  
*[[Burke County, |Burke]]  
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*[[Burke County, North Dakota|Burke]]  
*[[Burleigh County, |Burleigh]]  
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*[[Burleigh County, North Dakota|Burleigh]]  
*[[Cass County, |Cass]]  
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*[[Cass County, North Dakota|Cass]]  
*[[Cavalier County, |Cavalier]]  
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*[[Cavalier County, North Dakota|Cavalier]]  
*[[Dickey County, |Dickey]]  
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*[[Dickey County, North Dakota|Dickey]]  
*[[Divide County, |Divide]]  
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*[[Divide County, North Dakota|Divide]]  
*[[Dunn County, |Dunn]]  
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*[[Dunn County, North Dakota|Dunn]]  
*[[Eddy County, |Eddy]]
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*[[Eddy County, North Dakota|Eddy]]
  
 
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*[[Emmons County, |Emmons]]  
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*[[Emmons County, North Dakota|Emmons]]  
*[[Foster County, |Foster]]  
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*[[Foster County, North Dakota|Foster]]  
*[[Golden Valley County, |Golden Valley]]  
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*[[Golden Valley County, North Dakota|Golden Valley]]  
*[[Grand Forks County, |Grand Forks]]  
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*[[Grand Forks County, North Dakota|Grand Forks]]  
*[[Grant County, |Grant]]  
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*[[Grant County, North Dakota|Grant]]  
*[[Griggs County, |Griggs]]  
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*[[Griggs County, North Dakota|Griggs]]  
*[[Hettinger County, |Hettinger]]  
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*[[Hettinger County, North Dakota|Hettinger]]  
*[[Kidder County, |Kidder]]  
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*[[Kidder County, North Dakota|Kidder]]  
*[[LaMoure County, |LaMoure]]  
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*[[LaMoure County, North Dakota|LaMoure]]  
*[[Logan County, |Logan]]  
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*[[Logan County, North Dakota|Logan]]  
*[[McHenry County, |McHenry]]  
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*[[McHenry County, North Dakota|McHenry]]  
*[[McIntosh County, |McIntosh]]  
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*[[McIntosh County, North Dakota|McIntosh]]  
*[[McKenzie County, |McKenzie]]  
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*[[McKenzie County, North Dakota|McKenzie]]  
*[[McLean County, |McLean]]
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*[[McLean County, North Dakota|McLean]]
  
 
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*[[Mercer County, |Mercer]]  
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*[[Mercer County, North Dakota|Mercer]]  
*[[Morton County, |Morton]]  
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*[[Morton County, North Dakota|Morton]]  
*[[Mountrail County, |Mountrail]]  
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*[[Mountrail County, North Dakota|Mountrail]]  
*[[Nelson County, |Nelson]]  
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*[[Nelson County, North Dakota|Nelson]]  
*[[Oliver County, |Oliver]]  
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*[[Oliver County, North Dakota|Oliver]]  
*[[Pembina County, |Pembina]]  
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*[[Pembina County, North Dakota|Pembina]]  
*[[Pierce County, |Pierce]]  
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*[[Pierce County, North Dakota|Pierce]]  
*[[Ramsey County, |Ramsey]]  
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*[[Ramsey County, North Dakota|Ramsey]]  
*[[Ransom County, |Ransom]]  
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*[[Ransom County, North Dakota|Ransom]]  
*[[Renville County, |Renville]]  
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*[[Renville County, North Dakota|Renville]]  
*[[Richland County, |Richland]]  
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*[[Richland County, North Dakota|Richland]]  
*[[Rolette County, |Rolette]]  
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*[[Rolette County, North Dakota|Rolette]]  
*[[Sargent County, |Sargent]]  
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*[[Sargent County, North Dakota|Sargent]]  
*[[Sheridan County, |Sheridan]]
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*[[Sheridan County, North Dakota|Sheridan]]
  
 
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*[[Sioux County, |Sioux]]  
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*[[Sioux County, North Dakota|Sioux]]  
*[[Slope County, |Slope]]  
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*[[Slope County, North Dakota|Slope]]  
*[[Stark County, |Stark]]  
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*[[Stark County, North Dakota|Stark]]  
*[[Steele County, |Steele]]  
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*[[Steele County, North Dakota|Steele]]  
*[[Stutsman County, |Stutsman]]  
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*[[Stutsman County, North Dakota|Stutsman]]  
*[[Towner County, |Towner]]  
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*[[Towner County, North Dakota|Towner]]  
*[[Traill County, |Traill]]  
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*[[Traill County, North Dakota|Traill]]  
*[[Walsh County, |Walsh]]  
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*[[Walsh County, North Dakota|Walsh]]  
*[[Ward County, |Ward]]  
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*[[Ward County, North Dakota|Ward]]  
*[[Wells County, |Wells]]  
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*[[Wells County, North Dakota|Wells]]  
*[[Williams County, |Williams]]
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*[[Williams County, North Dakota|Williams]]
  
 
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Extinct or Renamed Counties: <br>[[Allred County, |Allred]] | [[Buffalo County, |Buffalo]] | [[Buford County, |Buford]] | [[Burbank County, |Burbank]] | [[Chippewa County, |Chippewa]] | [[Church County, |Church]] | [[De Smet County, |De Smet]] | [[Flanery County, |Flanery]] | [[French County, |French]] | [[Garfield County, |Garfield]] | [[Gingras County, |Gingras]] | [[Howard County, |Howard]] | [[Kittson County, |Kittson]] | [[Sheyenne County, |Sheyenne]] | [[Stevens County, |Stevens]] | [[Villard County, |Villard]] | [[Wallace County, |Wallace]] | [[Wallette County, |Wallette]] | [[Wynn County, |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  ===
 
=== Major Repositories  ===
  
[[ State Archives]]{{·}} [[Library of ]]{{·}} [http://library.ndsu.edu/archives/biography-genealogy State Univeristy Libraries]{{·}} [[ Rocky Mountain Region (Denver)]]{{·}} [[]]  
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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]]  
  
 
=== Migration Routes  ===
 
=== Migration Routes  ===
  
[[Missouri River]]{{·}} [[Red River of the North]]{{·}} [[Great Northern Railway (U.S.)]]{{·}} [[Northern Pacific Railroad]] <br>
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[[Missouri River]]{{·}} [[Red River of the North]]{{·}} [[Great Northern Railway (U.S.)]]{{·}} [[Northern Pacific Railroad]] <br>  
  
== Research Tools ==
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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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*Search the 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].  
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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 '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 ] has a wealth of information and is a part of the larger [[Project]]. [http://www.usgenweb.org/ The Project] provides internet information on every county in every state in the .  
*[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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*[http://net.lib.byu.edu/fslab/researchoutlines/US/NorthDakota.pdf] largely duplicates these Wiki pages. Includes some bibliographic lists from Library, 2001.<br>
  
 
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*[https://familysearch.org/ask/gethelp Call or chat with an experienced researcher]&nbsp;  
 
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*[https://www.facebook.com/NorthDakotaGenealogy Join a Facebook Group]&nbsp;  
 
*[https://www.facebook.com/NorthDakotaGenealogy Join a Facebook Group]&nbsp;  
*[[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 Genealogy Ancestors
 

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

Featured Content

North Dakota's naturalization records (1873-1952) are indexed at the North Dakota 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

Divide CountyBurke CountyRenville CountyBottineau CountyRolette CountyTowner CountyCavalier CountyPembina CountyWilliams CountyMountrail CountyWard CountyMcHenry CountyPierce CountyBenson CountyRamsey CountyWalsh CountyMcKenzie CountyDunn CountyMercer CountyOliver CountyMcLean CountySheridan CountyWells CountyEddy CountyFoster CountyNelson CountyGrand Forks CountyGriggs CountySteele CountyTrail CountyGolden Valley CountyBillings CountyStark CountyMorton CountyBurleigh CountyKidder CountyStutsman CountyBarnes CountyCass CountySlope CountyHettinger CountyGrant CountyBowman CountyAdams CountySioux CountyEmmons CountyLogan CountyMcIntosh CountyLaMoure CountyDickey CountyRansom CountySargent CountyRichland CountyNorth-dakota-county-map.gif

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

  • Search the Department of Health's free online death index
  • Find which county a town is in, what town a cemetery is in, even where a postoffice or building is by using the 's Geographical Names Information System.
  • David Rumsey Map Collection is a large online collection of rare, old, antique historical atlases, globes, maps, charts plus other cartographic treasures.
  • The has a wealth of information and is a part of the larger Project. The Project provides internet information on every county in every state in the .
  • [1] largely duplicates these Wiki pages. Includes some bibliographic lists from Library, 2001.

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