Polk County, Minnesota Genealogy
Guide to Polk County Minnesota genealogy. Birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military records.
|Polk County, Minnesota|
Location in the state of Minnesota
Location of Minnesota in the U.S.
|Founded||July 20, 1858|
|Address|| Polk County Courthouse|
612 N Broadway
Crookston, MN 56716
Polk County Website
- 1 County Courthouse
- 2 History
- 3 Places/Localities
- 4 Resources
- 5 Societies and Libraries
- 6 Web Sites
- 7 References
County Administrator has birth, death, probate and court records from 1875.
County Recorder has land records. 
1858--Polk County was created 20 July 1858 from Pembina (Old) County. County seat: Crookston 
- Grand Forks County, North Dakota
- Red Lake
- Traill County, North Dakota
- Walsh County, North Dakota
- McCall, T. M. Centennial History of Polk County. Crookston, MN: McGarry Printing Co., 1961. Print.
Societies and Libraries
Family History Centers
- 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.
- The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).