Wells County, North Dakota Genealogy

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Wells County; 700 Railway St N; PO Box 596; Fessenden, ND 58438; Ph. 701.547.3122 Details: (Formerly Gingras Co. Name changed to Wells 26 Feb 1881. Organized 24 Aug 1884) (Clk Dis Ct has b, m, d, bur, div, pro & ct rec; Reg of Deeds has land rec)
  
 
== History  ==
 
== History  ==

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United States  > North Dakota > Wells County

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County Courthouse

Wells County; 700 Railway St N; PO Box 596; Fessenden, ND 58438; Ph. 701.547.3122 Details: (Formerly Gingras Co. Name changed to Wells 26 Feb 1881. Organized 24 Aug 1884) (Clk Dis Ct has b, m, d, bur, div, pro & ct rec; Reg of Deeds has land rec)

History

Parent County

1873--Wells County was created 4 January 1873 from Buffalo County (Old). County seat: Fessenden [1]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Benson | Eddy | Foster | Kidder | Pierce | Sheridan | Stutsman

Resources

Cemeteries

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

Census

  • 1880
  • 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. The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).