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Williams 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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== County Courthouse  ==
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[http://www.williamsnd.com/ Williams County Courthouse]<br>Box 2047<br> Williston, ND 58802<br> Phone: 701.572.1729&nbsp;<br><br>Clerk District Court has birth, marriage, death, burial, probate, court <br>and naturalization records; County Treasurer Recorder&nbsp;has land records; <br>Veterans Service Office has military records<ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Williams County, North Dakota. Page 527 {{WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.</ref>
  
 
== History  ==
 
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'''30 November 1892:''' Williams County was created from Buford (Old) and Flannery (Old) Counties. '''County seat:''' Williston <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
  
 
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[[Burke County, North Dakota|Burke]] | [[Divide County, North Dakota|Divide]] | [[McKenzie County, North Dakota|McKenzie]] | [[Mountrail County, North Dakota|Mountrail]] | '''Montana''' counties: [[Richland County, Montana|Richland]] | [[Roosevelt County, Montana|Roosevelt]] | [[Sheridan County, Montana|Sheridan]]
  
 
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*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]
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*[[Williston North Dakota Family History Center]]
  
 
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*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=204984&subject_disp=North+Dakota%2C+Williams&columns=*,0,0 Family History Library Catalog]
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*[http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/ND/Williams/ Williams County, North Dakota Genealogy and Family History] (Linkpendium)
  
 
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United States Gotoarrow.png North Dakota Gotoarrow.png Williams County

Williams 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.

Contents

County Courthouse

Williams County Courthouse
Box 2047
Williston, ND 58802
Phone: 701.572.1729 

Clerk District Court has birth, marriage, death, burial, probate, court
and naturalization records; County Treasurer Recorder has land records;
Veterans Service Office has military records[1]

History

Parent Counties

30 November 1892: Williams County was created from Buford (Old) and Flannery (Old) Counties. County seat: Williston [2]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Burke | Divide | McKenzie | Mountrail | Montana counties: Richland | Roosevelt | Sheridan

Resources

Cemeteries

Census

  • 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), Williams County, North Dakota. Page 527 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).