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== County Courthouse  ==
 
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[http://www.county-clerk.net/countyclerk.asp?state=North%20Dakota&county=McKenzie McKenzie County Courthouse]<br> 201 5th St NW; PO Box 523; <br>Watford, ND 58854<br> Phone: 701.444.3452&nbsp;<br><br>Clerk District Court has birth and death records from 1943, <br>marriage, divorce, probate and court records from 1905 <br>and burial records; Register of Deeds has land records<ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), McKenzie County, North Dakota. Page 524 {{WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.</ref>
  
 
== History  ==
 
== History  ==
  
 
==== Parent County  ====
 
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'''1901--'''McKenzie County was created 24 May 1901 from [[Billings County, North Dakota|Billings]] County. '''County seat:''' Watford <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
  
 
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A portion of the [[Fort Berthold Indian Reservation (North Dakota)|Fort Berthold Indian Reservation]] is located in McKenzie County. The remainder of the reservation is in [[Mountrail County, North Dakota|Mountrail]], [[Dunn County, North Dakota|Dunn]], [[Mercer County, North Dakota|Mercer]], and [[Ward County, North Dakota|Ward]] Counties.
  
 
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[[Billings County, North Dakota|Billings]] | [[Dunn County, North Dakota|Dunn]] | [[Golden Valley County, North Dakota|Golden Valley]] | [[Mountrail County, North Dakota|Mountrail]] | [[Williams County, North Dakota|Williams]] | '''Montana''' counties: [[Richland County, Montana|Richland]] | [[Roosevelt County, Montana|Roosevelt]] | [[Wibaux County, Montana|Wibaux]]
  
 
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*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]
  
 
== Web Sites  ==
 
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*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=204915&subject_disp=North+Dakota%2C+McKenzie&columns=*,0,0 Family History Library Catalog]
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*[http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/ND/McKenzie/ McKenzie County, North Dakota Genealogy and Family History] (Linkpendium)
  
 
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Revision as of 22:33, 29 November 2012

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Online Records


County Courthouse

McKenzie County Courthouse
201 5th St NW; PO Box 523;
Watford, ND 58854
Phone: 701.444.3452 

Clerk District Court has birth and death records from 1943,
marriage, divorce, probate and court records from 1905
and burial records; Register of Deeds has land records[1]

History

Parent County

1901--McKenzie County was created 24 May 1901 from Billings County. County seat: Watford [2]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Indian Reservation

A portion of the Fort Berthold Indian Reservation is located in McKenzie County. The remainder of the reservation is in Mountrail, Dunn, Mercer, and Ward Counties.

Neighboring Counties

Billings | Dunn | Golden Valley | Mountrail | Williams | Montana counties: Richland | Roosevelt | Wibaux

Resources

Cemeteries

Census

  • 1910
  • 1915
  • 1920
  • 1925
  • 1930

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Newspapers

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

Societies and Libraries

Family History Centers

Web Sites

References

  1. Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), McKenzie 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).