Towner County, North Dakota

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''[[United States|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[North Dakota|North Dakota]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]'' '''Towner County'''
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Towner 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 = Towner County
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| state = North Dakota
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| founded year = 1883
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| founded date = March 8
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| seat = Cando
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| building address = Towner County Courthouse<br> 315 2nd Street <br> PO Box 517 <br>Cando, ND 58324-0517<br> Phone: 701.968.4345<br>[http://www.townercounty.org/ '''Towner County Website'''] }}
  
 
== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
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<br>Clerk District Court&nbsp;has marriage records from 1888, <br>divorce records from 1890, probate records from 1886, <br>court records from 1889, land records from 1884 and <br>burial records<ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Towner County, North Dakota. Page 526 {{WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.</ref>
  
 
== History  ==
 
== History  ==
  
 
==== Parent County  ====
 
==== Parent County  ====
'''1883--'''Towner County was created 8 March 1883 from Rolette and Cavalier Counties. '''County seat:''' Cando <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>  
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'''8 March 1883:''' Towner County was created from [[Rolette County, North Dakota|Rolette]] and [[Cavalier County, North Dakota|Cavalier ]]Counties. '''County seat:''' Cando <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]] | [[Cavalier County, North Dakota|Cavalier]] | [[Pierce County, North Dakota|Pierce]] | [[Ramsey County, North Dakota|Ramsey]] | [[Rolette County, North Dakota|Rolette]]
  
 
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== Societies and Libraries  ==
 
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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=204967&subject_disp=North+Dakota%2C+Towner&columns=*,0,0 Family History Library Catalog]
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*{{FHL|North+Dakota%2C+Towner|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}
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*[http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/ND/Towner/ Towner County, North Dakota Genealogy and Family History] (Linkpendium)
  
 
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Revision as of 03:11, 15 February 2013

United States Gotoarrow.png North Dakota Gotoarrow.png Towner County

Towner 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.


Towner County, North Dakota
Map
Map of the U.S. highlighting North Dakota
Location of North Dakota in the U.S.
Facts
Founded March 8, 1883
County Seat Cando
Courthouse
Address Towner County Courthouse
315 2nd Street
PO Box 517
Cando, ND 58324-0517
Phone: 701.968.4345
Towner County Website

Contents

County Courthouse


Clerk District Court has marriage records from 1888,
divorce records from 1890, probate records from 1886,
court records from 1889, land records from 1884 and
burial records[1]

History

Parent County

8 March 1883: Towner County was created from Rolette and Cavalier Counties. County seat: Cando [2]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Benson | Cavalier | Pierce | Ramsey | Rolette

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), Towner County, North Dakota. Page 526 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).