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Wells 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.
Wells County Courthouse
700 Railway St N; PO Box 596;
Fessenden, ND 58438
Clerk District Court has birth, marriage, death, burial, divorce
probate and court records; Register of Deeds has land records
1873--Wells County was created 4 January 1873 from Buffalo County (Old). County seat: Fessenden 
Cemetery transcriptions for cemeteries in Wells County, providing name, date of birth, and date of death where available
Societies and Libraries
Family History Centers
- USGenWeb project. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select the state, then the county.
- Family History Library Catalog
- Wells County, North Dakota Genealogy and Family History (Linkpendium)
- ↑ Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Wells County, North Dakota. Page 527 At various libraries (WorldCat); FHL Book 973 D27e 2002.