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A portion of the Fort Berthold Indian Reservation is located in Mercer County. The remainder of the reservation is in [[Mountrail_County,_North_Dakota|Mountrail]], [[McKenzie_County,_North_Dakota|McKenzie]], [[Dunn_County,_North_Dakota|Dunn]], and [[Ward_County,_North_Dakota|Ward]] Counties.
  
 
==== Neighboring Counties  ====
 
==== Neighboring Counties  ====

Revision as of 06:59, 3 April 2010

United States  > North Dakota > Mercer County

County Courthouse

History

Parent County

1875--Mercer County was created 14 January 1875 from unorganized territory. County seat: Stanton [1]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Indian Reservation

A portion of the Fort Berthold Indian Reservation is located in Mercer County. The remainder of the reservation is in Mountrail, McKenzie, Dunn, and Ward Counties.

Neighboring Counties

Dunn | McLean | Morton | Oliver | Stark

Resources

Cemeteries

Cemetery transcriptions for cemeteries in Mercer County, providing name, date of birth, and date of death where available.

Census

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

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Newspapers

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

Societies and Libraries

Web Sites

  • USGenWeb project. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select the state, then the county.
  • Family History Library Catalog

References

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