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{{stub}}''[[United States|United States]] > [[Minnesota|Minnesota]] > Norman County''  
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''[[United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Minnesota]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]'' '''Norman County'''
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== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
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[http://www.co.norman.mn.us/ Norman County Courthouse]<br>16 E 3rd Ave; <br>Ada, MN 56510<br>Phone: 218.784.7131<br><br>Clerk District Court has birth and death records from from 1881, <br>marriage records from 1882, some divorce and court records.<br>Pronate Judge has probate records. <ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Norman County, Minnesota page 366, {{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  ====
  
Established in 1881 from Polk County.
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*'''1881--'''Norman County was created 8 November 1881&nbsp;from&nbsp;[[Polk County, Minnesota|Polk]] County.&nbsp;&nbsp; '''County seat:''' Ada <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 Norman County was named, click [http://mnplaces.mnhs.org/upham/index.cfm here], then select Norman County.
  
 
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== Places/Localities ==
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== Places/Localities ==
  
==== Populated Places ====
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==== Neighboring Counties  ====
 
==== Neighboring Counties  ====
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*[[Becker County, Minnesota|Becker]]
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*[[Cass County, North Dakota|Cass County, North Dakota]]
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*[[Clay County, Minnesota|Clay]]
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*[[Mahnomen County, Minnesota|Mahnomen]]
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*[[Polk County, Minnesota|Polk]]
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*[[Traill County, North Dakota|Traill County, North Dakota]]
  
 
== Resources  ==
 
== Resources  ==
  
 
==== Cemeteries  ====
 
==== Cemeteries  ====
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[http://www.billiongraves.com/pages/cemetery/cemetery.php?cemetery_id=54113 Skandinavia Cemetery, Twin Valley] BillionGraves
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[http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?et=1109396452320&s=32403&e=001QAzhx1K2DwZcRnQNcZiUirnrPmSXieII0FHpYNiiOkfoc6Xd7AlYZsl1hCBZZZQvrrg-WJyvDaOfWlu5s9LWtStRuvMeUgfPtia1woYbHyzsQ2ISaOT4Na5pM-JE8cvcV3Qn-J9dF2VZUT1SBT9tMv7284SdTAqXqHWRpux0tIJCCtky21B5B4vF7DpqutWLDy48gJcaDJ4= Skaurud Funeral Home Index] courtesy of the Norman County Genealogy Society. This funeral home was located in Ada, Minnesota. Coverage: 1913-1945
  
 
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==== Local Histories  ====
 
==== Local Histories  ====
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*[http://www.info.co.clay.mn.us/History/history_of_clay_and_norman_counties.htm Biographies of Clay and Norman County, Minnesota 1918] Online biographical sketches of Clay and Norman county residents taken from the book ''A History of Clay and Norman Counties, Minnesota ''Vol. 2, pub. by B. F. Bowen and Co.
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== Societies and Libraries  ==
 
== Societies and Libraries  ==
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==== Family History Centers<br>  ====
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*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]
  
 
== Web Sites  ==
 
== Web Sites  ==
  
[http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=localitydetails&subject=201542&subject_disp=Minnesota%2C+Norman&columns=*,0,0 Family History Library Catalog]
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*[http://genforum.com/mn/norman/ Norman County, MN Genealogy Forum] (GenForum)
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*{{FHL|Minnesota%2C+Norman|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}
  
 
== References  ==
 
== References  ==
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[[Category:Norman_County,_Minnesota]]
 
[[Category:Norman_County,_Minnesota]]

Revision as of 23:32, 18 December 2012

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Online Records


County Courthouse

Norman County Courthouse
16 E 3rd Ave;
Ada, MN 56510
Phone: 218.784.7131

Clerk District Court has birth and death records from from 1881,
marriage records from 1882, some divorce and court records.
Pronate Judge has probate records. [1]

History

Parent County

  • 1881--Norman County was created 8 November 1881 from Polk County.   County seat: Ada [2]
  • For a brief history of how Norman County was named, click here, then select Norman County.

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Skandinavia Cemetery, Twin Valley BillionGraves

Skaurud Funeral Home Index courtesy of the Norman County Genealogy Society. This funeral home was located in Ada, Minnesota. Coverage: 1913-1945

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), Norman County, Minnesota page 366, 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).