Pierce County, North Dakota

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''[[United States|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[North Dakota|North Dakota]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]'' Pierce County {{NDDC}}<br> <br>
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Pierce 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 = Pierce County
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| county_map = North Dakota Pierce Map.png
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| state = North Dakota
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| founded year = 1887
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| founded date = March 11
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| seat = Rugby
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| building address = Pierce County Courthouse<br> 240 2nd Street<br> Rugby, ND 58368<br> Phone: 701.776.6161<br>[http://www.county-clerk.net/countyclerk.asp?state=North%20Dakota&county=Pierce  '''Pierce County Website'''] }}
  
 
== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
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<br><br>Clerk District&nbsp;Court has birth, death and burial records from 1943, <br>marriage records from 1888, divorce and court records from 1900 <br>and probate records from 1898; Register of Deeds has land records<ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Pierce 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  ====
'''1887--'''Pierce County was created 11 March 1887 from DeSmet, Bottineau, McHenry, and Rolette Counties. '''County seat:''' Rugby <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>  
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'''1887--'''Pierce County was created 11 March 1887 from DeSmet (Old), [[Bottineau County, North Dakota|Bottineau]], [[McHenry County, North Dakota|McHenry]], and [[Rolette County, North Dakota|Rolette ]]Counties. '''County seat:''' Rugby <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>  
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== Places/Localities ==
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== Places/Localiti{{North Dakota-stub}} es ==
  
==== Populated Places ====
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==== Neighboring Counties  ====
 
==== Neighboring Counties  ====
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[[Benson County, North Dakota|Benson]] | [[Bottineau County, North Dakota|Bottineau]] | [[McHenry County, North Dakota|McHenry]] | [[Rolette County, North Dakota|Rolette]] | [[Sheridan County, North Dakota|Sheridan]] | [[Towner County, North Dakota|Towner]] | [[Wells County, North Dakota|Wells]]
  
 
== Resources  ==
 
== Resources  ==
  
 
==== Cemeteries  ====
 
==== Cemeteries  ====
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Cemetery transcriptions for cemeteries in [http://odessa3.org/collections/cemeteries/nodak/link/piercend.txt Pierce] County, providing name, date of birth, and date of death where available.
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*1890
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*1900
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*1930
  
 
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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=204936&subject_disp=North+Dakota%2C+Pierce&columns=*,0,0 Family History Library Catalog]
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*{{FHL|North+Dakota%2C+Pierce|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}
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*[http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/ND/Pierce/ Pierce County, North Dakota Genealogy and Family History] (Linkpendium)
  
 
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Pierce 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.


Pierce County, North Dakota
Map
Map of North Dakota highlighting Pierce County
Location in the state of North Dakota
Map of the U.S. highlighting North Dakota
Location of North Dakota in the U.S.
Facts
Founded March 11, 1887
County Seat Rugby
Courthouse
Address Pierce County Courthouse
240 2nd Street
Rugby, ND 58368
Phone: 701.776.6161
Pierce County Website

Contents

County Courthouse



Clerk District Court has birth, death and burial records from 1943,
marriage records from 1888, divorce and court records from 1900
and probate records from 1898; Register of Deeds has land records[1]

History

Parent County

1887--Pierce County was created 11 March 1887 from DeSmet (Old), Bottineau, McHenry, and Rolette Counties. County seat: Rugby [2]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

== Places/Localiti es ==

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Benson | Bottineau | McHenry | Rolette | Sheridan | Towner | Wells

Resources

Cemeteries

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

Census

  • 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), Pierce 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).