Bottineau County, North Dakota Genealogy

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County Courthouse

History

The Territorial legislature identified Bottineau as one of the original counties of the territory in 1872 but it wasn't organized until July 17, 1884, at a meeting in Bottineau. It is named for Pierre Bottineau (c.1814-1895), a Métis pioneer, hunter, and trapper who became a successful land speculator.


   Parent County

1873--Bottineau County was created 4 January 1873 from Buffalo County. County seat: Bottineau [1]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

McHenry | Pierce | Renville | Rolette

Resources

Cemeteries

Census

  • 1890
  • 1900
  • 1915
  • 1920
  • 1925
  • 1930

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Newspapers

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

Societies and Libraries

Web Sites

References

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