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''[[United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Minnesota]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]'' '''Polk County'''  
 
''[[United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Minnesota]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]'' '''Polk County'''  
  
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| county = Polk County
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| state = Minnesota
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| founded year = 1858
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| founded date = July 20
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| seat = Crookston
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| building address = Polk County Courthouse<br> 612 N Broadway<br> Crookston, MN 56716<br> Phone: 218.281.3464<br>[http://www.co.polk.mn.us/ '''Polk County Website'''] }}
  
 
== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
  
[http://www.co.polk.mn.us/ Polk County Courthouse]<br>612 N Broadway<br> Crookston, MN 56716<br> Phone: 218.281.3464 <br><br>County Administrator has birth, death, probate and court records from 1875.<br>County Recorder has land records. <ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Polk County, Minnesota page 367, {{WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.</ref>  
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County Administrator has birth, death, probate and court records from 1875.<br>County Recorder has land records. <ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Polk County, Minnesota page 367, {{WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.</ref>  
  
 
== History  ==
 
== History  ==

Revision as of 01:59, 10 April 2013

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Polk County, Minnesota
Map
Map of the U.S. highlighting Minnesota
Location of Minnesota in the U.S.
Facts
Founded July 20, 1858
County Seat Crookston
Courthouse
Address Polk County Courthouse
612 N Broadway
Crookston, MN 56716
Phone: 218.281.3464
Polk County Website


County Courthouse

County Administrator has birth, death, probate and court records from 1875.
County Recorder has land records. [1]

History

Parent County

1858--Polk County was created 20 July 1858 from Pembina (Old) County. County seat: Crookston [2]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

  • McCall, T. M. Centennial History of Polk County. Crookston, MN: McGarry Printing Co., 1961. Print.

Maps

Military

Newspapers

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

Societies and Libraries

Family History Centers

Web Sites

References

  1. Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Polk County, Minnesota page 367, 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).