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Guide to '''St. Louis County Minnesota genealogy.''' Birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military records.
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Guide to St. Louis County Minnesota genealogy. Birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military records.

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Online Records

St. Louis County, Minnesota
Map of the U.S. highlighting Minnesota
Location of Minnesota in the U.S.
Founded March 1, 1856
County Seat Duluth
Address St. Louis County Courthouse
100 N 5th Ave W
Duluth, MN 55802-1202
Phone: 218.726.2559
St. Louis County Website

County Courthouse

Clerk District Court has birth, death and marriage records from 1870,
burial permits from 1938, divorce, court and land records from 1859.
County Court has probate records. [1]


Parent County

  • 1856--St. Louis County was created 1 March 1856 from Itasca County. County seat: Duluth [2]
  • For a brief history of how St. Louis County was named, click here, then select St. Louis County.

Boundary Changes

Record Loss


Populated Places

Neighboring Counties




LDS Ward and Branch Records

  • Duluth



Local Histories





 Duluth Public Library has an Index to Obituaries printed in the Duluth News-Tribune and Duluth Herald newspapers from 1962 to the present.



Vital Records

St. Louis County Death Record Index covering the time period from January 1, 1870 through December 31, 2000.  Hosted by Rootsweb 

Societies and Libraries

Family History Centers

Web Sites


  1. Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), St Louis County, Minnesota page 368, 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).