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{{stub}}''[[United States|United States ]] > [[North Dakota|North Dakota]] > Griggs County''  
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''[[United States|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[North Dakota|North Dakota]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]'' ''Griggs County''' {{NDDC}} <br> <br>
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Griggs 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.
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{{Infobox U.S. County
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| county = Griggs County
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| county_map = North Dakota Griggs Map.png
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| state = North Dakota
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| founded year = 1881
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| founded date = February 18
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| seat = Cooperstown
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| building address = Griggs County Courthouse<br> 808 Rollin Ave SW <br>Cooperstown, ND 58425<br> Phone: 701.797.2772<br>[http://www.griggscountynd.gov/ '''Griggs County Website'''] }}
  
 
== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
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<br><br>Clerk District&nbsp;Court has birth&nbsp;records from 1901,<br>marriage and probate records from 1883, death records<br> from 1901, divorce and court records from 1887; <br>Register of Deeds has land records from 1880<ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Griggs County, North Dakota. Page 524 {{WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.</ref>
  
 
== History  ==
 
== History  ==
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==== Parent County  ====
 
==== Parent County  ====
  
'''1881--'''Griggs County was created 18 February 1881 from [[Foster_County,_North_Dakota|Foster]],&nbsp; and [[Traill_County,_North_Dakota|Traill]] Counties.<br>'''County seat:''' Cooperstown <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
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'''1881--'''Griggs County was created 18 February 1881 from [[Foster County, North Dakota|Foster]],&nbsp; and [[Traill County, North Dakota|Traill]] Counties.<br>'''County seat:''' Cooperstown <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>  
  
 
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== Places/Localities  ==
 
== Places/Localities  ==
  
==== Populated Places ====
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==== Neighboring Counties  ====
 
==== Neighboring Counties  ====
  
[[Barnes County, North Dakota|Barnes]] | [[Eddy County, North Dakota|Eddy]] | [[Foster County, North Dakota|Foster]] | [[Nelson County, North Dakota|Nelson]] | [[Steele County, North Dakota|Steele]] | [[Stutsman County, North Dakota|Stutsman]]
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[[Barnes County, North Dakota|Barnes]] | [[Eddy County, North Dakota|Eddy]] | [[Foster County, North Dakota|Foster]] | [[Nelson County, North Dakota|Nelson]] | [[Steele County, North Dakota|Steele]] | [[Stutsman County, North Dakota|Stutsman]]  
  
 
== Resources  ==
 
== Resources  ==
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==== Church  ====
 
==== Church  ====
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{{ND Church Intro}}
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===== Lutheran  =====
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*Records of Trinity Lutheran Church, Griggs County, in Evangelical Lutheran Church in America database at [http://www.archives.com Archives.com] ($).
  
 
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==== Land ====
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==== Land ====
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{{ND County History}}
  
 
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{{ND Newspaper abstracts|Griggs}}
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== Societies and Libraries  ==
 
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*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]
  
 
== Web Sites  ==
 
== Web Sites  ==
  
 
*USGenWeb project. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select the state, then the county.  
 
*USGenWeb project. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select the state, then the county.  
*[http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=localitydetails&subject=204890&subject_disp=North+Dakota%2C+Griggs&columns=*,0,0 Family History Library Catalog]
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*{{FHL|North+Dakota%2C+Griggs|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}
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*[http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/ND/Griggs/ Griggs County, North Dakota Genealogy and Family History] (Linkpendium)
  
 
== References  ==
 
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Griggs 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.


Griggs County, North Dakota
Map
Map of North Dakota highlighting Griggs County
Location in the state of North Dakota
Map of the U.S. highlighting North Dakota
Location of North Dakota in the U.S.
Facts
Founded February 18, 1881
County Seat Cooperstown
Courthouse
Address Griggs County Courthouse
808 Rollin Ave SW
Cooperstown, ND 58425
Phone: 701.797.2772
Griggs County Website


County Courthouse



Clerk District Court has birth records from 1901,
marriage and probate records from 1883, death records
from 1901, divorce and court records from 1887;
Register of Deeds has land records from 1880[1]

History

Parent County

1881--Griggs County was created 18 February 1881 from Foster,  and Traill Counties.
County seat: Cooperstown [2]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Barnes | Eddy | Foster | Nelson | Steele | Stutsman

Resources

Cemeteries

Census

  • 1885
  • 1890
  • 1900
  • 1910
  • 1915
  • 1920
  • 1925
  • 1930

Church

Church records can be found online, kept onsite at the church, or housed in a church archive or library. See North Dakota Church Records for more information on how to locate the records.


Lutheran
  • Records of Trinity Lutheran Church, Griggs County, in Evangelical Lutheran Church in America database at Archives.com ($).

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Newspapers

Probate

Probate records, including wills and estates, are at the county clerk's office. See also North Dakota Probate Records.

Taxation

County tax records are at the county treasurer's, auditor's or clerk's office in the county courthouse. Some tax records may have been moved to the North Dakota State Archives.

Vital Records

Birth, marriage, death, and divorce records may be recorded on registers, certificates, or other documents at the county clerk's office. Many records are also being digitized and put online. See North Dakota Vital Records for more information about availability and how to access them.


Societies and Libraries

Family History Centers

Web Sites

References

  1. Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Griggs County, North Dakota. Page 524 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).