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{{stub}}''[[United States|United States]] > [[Minnesota|Minnesota]] > Lake of the Woods County''  
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''[[United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Minnesota]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]'' '''Lake of the Woods County'''
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== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
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[http://www.co.lake-of-the-woods.mn.us/ Lake of the Woods County; ]<br>206 SE 8th Ave; PO Box 808; <br>Baudette, MN 56623<br>Phone: 218.634.1902&nbsp;<br><br>County Administration has birth, marriage, <br>death, divorce and court records from 1923. <ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Lake of the Woods County, Minnesota page 365, {{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  ====
  
*'''1922--'''Lake of the Woods County was&nbsp;created 28 November 1922&nbsp;from [[Beltrami_County,_Minnesota|Beltrami]] County.&nbsp; '''County seat:''' Baudette <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
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*'''1922--'''Lake of the Woods County was&nbsp;created 28 November 1922&nbsp;from [[Beltrami County, Minnesota|Beltrami]] County.&nbsp; '''County seat:''' Baudette <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>  
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*For a brief history of how Lake of the Woods County was named, click [http://mnplaces.mnhs.org/upham/index.cfm here], then select Lake of the Woods County.
  
 
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For a list of cities and towns go to [http://minnesota.hometownlocator.com/mn/lake-of-the-woods/ hometownlocator.com] or [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lake_of_the_Woods_County,_Minnesota#Cities_and_towns wikipedia.com].<br>
  
 
==== Neighboring Counties  ====
 
==== Neighboring Counties  ====
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*[[Beltrami County, Minnesota|Beltrami]]
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*[[Koochiching County, Minnesota|Koochiching]]
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*[[Roseau County, Minnesota|Roseau]]
  
 
== Resources  ==
 
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== Societies and Libraries  ==
 
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*[http://www.mnhistoricnw.org/lofwchs.htm Lake of the Woods Historical Society]
  
 
== Web Sites  ==
 
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*[http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=localitydetails&subject=201443&subject_disp=Minnesota%2C+Lake+of+the+Woods&columns=*,0,0 Family History Library Catalog]
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*[http://genforum.com/mn/lakeofthewoods/ Lake of the Woods County, MN Genealogy Forum] (GenForum)
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*{{FHL|Minnesota%2C+Lake+of+the+Woods|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}
  
 
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Revision as of 23:26, 18 December 2012

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Online Records


County Courthouse

Lake of the Woods County;
206 SE 8th Ave; PO Box 808;
Baudette, MN 56623
Phone: 218.634.1902 

County Administration has birth, marriage,
death, divorce and court records from 1923. [1]

History

Parent County

  • 1922--Lake of the Woods County was created 28 November 1922 from Beltrami County.  County seat: Baudette [2]
  • For a brief history of how Lake of the Woods County was named, click here, then select Lake of the Woods County.

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

For a list of cities and towns go to hometownlocator.com or wikipedia.com.

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Newspapers

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

Societies and Libraries

Web Sites

References

  1. Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Lake of the Woods County, Minnesota page 365, 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).