Benson County, North Dakota Genealogy
- 1 County Courthouse
- 2 History
- 3 Places/Localities
- 4 Resources
- 5 Societies and Libraries
- 6 Web Sites
- 7 References
Benson County; 311 B Ave S; Minnewaukan, ND 58351; Ph. 701.473.5345 Details: (Clk Dis Ct has b rec from late 1890’s, m rec from late 1800’s, d, div, pro & ct rec from 1895 & bur rec from 1900; Reg of Deeds has land rec) www.rootsweb.com/~ndbenson/
Spirit Lake Reservation is located primarily in Benson County, with a portion in Eddy County. Historically it was also known as Devils Lake Reservation, and sometimes incorrectly referred to as Fort Totten Reservation.
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
- Benson County, North Dakota Genealogy and Family History (Linkpendium)
- The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).