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Online Records

Burleigh County, North Dakota genealogy and family history research page. Guide to genealogy, history, and courthouse sources including birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, wills, deeds and land records, Civil War records, family histories, cemeteries, churches, tax records, newspapers, and obituaries.

Burleigh County, North Dakota
Map of the U.S. highlighting North Dakota
Location of North Dakota in the U.S.
Founded January 4, 1873
County Seat Bismarck
Address Burleigh County Courthouse
514 E Thayer Ave
PO Box 5518
Bismarck, ND 58501-4413
Phone: 701.222.6690 
Burleigh County Website

County Courthouse

Clerk District Court has marriage and probate records from 1898, 
Court Records from 1876 and burial records from 1950’s[1]


Parent County

1873--Burleigh County was created 4 January 1873 from Buffalo County. County seat: Bismarck [2]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss


Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Emmons | Kidder | Mclean | Morton | Oliver | Sheridan




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




Local Histories



Civil War
Civil War Battle

The following Civil War battle was fought in Burleigh County.

Map showing Civil War battles in North Dakota.




Vital Records

Societies and Libraries

Family History Centers

Web Sites


  1. Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Burleigh County, North Dakota. Page 522 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).
  3. Heritage Preservation Services, Civil War Battle Summaries by State, (accessed 13 August, 2012)