Cook County, Minnesota Genealogy
Guide to Cook County Minnesota genealogy. Birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military records.
|Cook County, Minnesota|
Location in the state of Minnesota
Location of Minnesota in the U.S.
|Founded||November 3, 1874|
|County Seat||Grand Marais|
|Address|| Cook County Courthouse|
411 West 2nd Street
Grand Marais, MN 55604
Phone: 218-387-3610 (Administration)
Cook County Website
- 1 County Courthouse
- 2 History
- 3 Places/Localities
- 4 Resources
- 5 Societies and Libraries
- 6 Web Sites
- 7 References
County Recorder has birth and death records from 1900,
marriage records from 1901, land records from 1886
and military records from 1919
Court Administrator has divorce, court and probate records. 
- 1874--Cook County was created 3 November 1874 from Lake County. County seat: Grand Marais 
- For a brief history of how Cook County was named, click here, then select Cook County.
Lutsen Township | Schroeder Township | Tofte Township
East Cook | Grand Portage | West Cook
- Cook County cemeteries from rootsweb.
Societies and Libraries
Family History Centers
- Cook County, MN Genealogy Forum (GenForum)
- Family History Library Catalog
- Cook County GenWeb
- Cyndi's List: Cook County
- Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Cook County, Minnesota page 363, At various libraries (WorldCat); FHL Book 973 D27e 2002.
- The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).