Wells County, North Dakota Genealogy
- 1 County Courthouse
- 2 History
- 3 Places/Localities
- 4 Resources
- 5 Societies and Libraries
- 6 Web Sites
- 7 References
Wells County Courthouse
700 Railway St N; PO Box 596;
Fessenden, ND 58438
Clerk District Court has birth, marriage, death, burial, divorce
probate and court records; Register of Deeds has land records
1873--Wells County was created 4 January 1873 from Buffalo County (Old). County seat: Fessenden 
Cemetery transcriptions for cemeteries in Wells County, providing name, date of birth, and date of death where available
Societies and Libraries
Family History Centers
- USGenWeb project. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select the state, then the county.
- Family History Library Catalog
- Wells County, North Dakota Genealogy and Family History (Linkpendium)
- Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Wells County, North Dakota. Page 527 At various libraries (WorldCat); FHL Book 973 D27e 2002.
- The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).