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Online Records

Kidder 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.

Kidder County, North Dakota
Map of the U.S. highlighting North Dakota
Location of North Dakota in the U.S.
Founded January 4, 1873
County Seat Steele
Address Kidder County Courthouse
120 E Broadway
PO Box 66
Steele, ND 58582
Phone: 701.475.2651
Kidder County Website

County Courthouse

Clerk District Court has birth, death and burial records from 1943,
divorce and court records from 1885; County Judge has marriage
records from 1887 and probate reocrds from 1883; Register of Deeds
has land records from 1881[1]


Parent County

1873--Kidder County was created 4 January 1873 from Buffalo County. County seat: Steele [2]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss


Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Burleigh | Emmons | Logan | Sheridan | Stutsman | Wells




  • 1880
  • 1885
  • 1890
  • 1900
  • 1910
  • 1915
  • 1920
  • 1925
  • 1930




Local Histories



Civil War
Civil War Battle

The following Civil War battles were fought in Kidder County.

Map showing Civil War battles in North Dakota.




Vital Records

Societies and Libraries

Family History Centers

Web Sites


  1. Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Kidder County, North Dakota. Page 524 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).
  3. Heritage Preservation Services, Civil War Battle Summaries by State, (accessed 9 August, 2012)
  4. Heritage Preservation Services, Civil War Battle Summaries by State, (accessed 13 August, 2012)