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{{Minnesota-stub}}''[[United States|United States]] > [[Minnesota|Minnesota]] > Clearwater County''  
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''[[United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Minnesota]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]'' '''Clearwater County'''
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{{Infobox U.S. County
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| county = Clearwater County
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| state = Minnesota
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| founded year =  1902
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| founded date = December 20
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| seat = Bagley
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| building address = Clearwater County Courthouse<br> 213 Main Avenue North<br>Bagley, MN 56621<br>Phone: 218-694-6520<br>Phone: 218-694-6129<br>[http://www.co.clearwater.mn.us/ '''Clearwater County Website'''] }}
  
 
== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
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County Recorder has birth, marriage, death and land records<br>and military records from 1903. <br>Court Administrator has divorce probate, court and naturalization records. <ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Clearwater County, Minnesota page 363, {{WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.</ref>
  
 
== History  ==
 
== History  ==
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===== Cities  =====
 
===== Cities  =====
  
Bagley | Clearbrook | Gonvick | Leonard | Shevlin  
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[http://www.bagleymn.us/ Bagley] | [http://www.clearbrookmn.com/ Clearbrook] | Gonvick | Leonard | Shevlin  
  
 
===== Townships  =====
 
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== Societies and Libraries  ==
 
== Societies and Libraries  ==
  
*[http://www.mnhistoricnw.org/clearwaterchs.htm Clearwater County Historical Society]
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*Clearwater County Historical Society<br>P.O. Box 241<br>Bagley, MN 56621<br>218-785-2000
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==== Family History Centers<br>  ====
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*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]
  
 
== Web Sites  ==
 
== Web Sites  ==
  
 
*[http://genforum.com/mn/clearwater/ Clearwater County, MN Genealogy Forum] (GenForum)  
 
*[http://genforum.com/mn/clearwater/ Clearwater County, MN Genealogy Forum] (GenForum)  
*[http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=localitydetails&subject=201304&subject_disp=Minnesota%2C+Clearwater&columns=*,0,0 Family History Library Catalog]
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*{{FHL|Minnesota%2C+Clearwater|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}
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*[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~mnclearw/ Clearwater County GenWeb]
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*[http://www.cyndislist.com/us/mn/counties/clearwater/ Cyndi's List: Clearwater County]
  
 
== References  ==
 
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[[Category:Minnesota_counties]] [[Category:Clearwater_County,_Minnesota]]

Revision as of 02:24, 5 April 2013

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Online Records



Clearwater County, Minnesota
Map
Map of the U.S. highlighting Minnesota
Location of Minnesota in the U.S.
Facts
Founded December 20, 1902
County Seat Bagley
Courthouse
Address Clearwater County Courthouse
213 Main Avenue North
Bagley, MN 56621
Phone: 218-694-6520
Phone: 218-694-6129
Clearwater County Website


County Courthouse

County Recorder has birth, marriage, death and land records
and military records from 1903.
Court Administrator has divorce probate, court and naturalization records. [1]

History

Parent County

  • 1902--Clearwater County was created 20 December 1902 from Beltrami County.  County seat: Bagley [2]
  • For a brief history of how Clearwater County was named, click here, then select Clearwater County.

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Cities

Bagley | Clearbrook | Gonvick | Leonard | Shevlin

Townships

Bear Creek Township | Clover Township | Copley Township | Dudley Township | Eddy Township | Falk Township | Greenwood Township | Hangaard Township | Holst Township | Itasca Township | La Prairie Township | Leon Township | Minerva Township | Moose Creek Township | Nora Township | Pine Lake Township | Popple Township | Rice Township | Shevlin Township | Sinclair Township | Winsor Township

CDPs

Elbow Lake | Rice Lake

Unorganized

North Clearwater | South Clearwater

Ghost Town

Mallard

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Newspapers

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

Societies and Libraries

  • Clearwater County Historical Society
    P.O. Box 241
    Bagley, MN 56621
    218-785-2000

Family History Centers

Web Sites

References

  1. Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Clearwater County, Minnesota page 363, 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).