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''[[United States|United States]] > [[Minnesota|Minnesota]] > Pennington County''  
  
 
== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
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[http://co.pennington.mn.us/ Pennington County Courthouse]<br>101 Main Ave; PO Box 616; <br>Thief River Falls, MN 56701<br>Phone:. 218.681.2522
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County Recorder has birth, marriage, <br>death and burial, land and military records <br>from 1910; Court Administrator&nbsp;has divorce,&nbsp;<br>probate and court records<ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Pennington County, Minnesota page 367, {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  ====
  
*'''1910--'''Pennington County was&nbsp;created 23 November 1910&nbsp;from [[Red_Lake_County,_Minnesota|Red Lake ]]County.&nbsp; '''County seat: '''Thief River Falls <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
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*'''1910--'''Pennington County was&nbsp;created 23 November 1910&nbsp;from [[Red Lake County, Minnesota|Red Lake ]]County.&nbsp; '''County seat: '''Thief River Falls <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
  
 
==== Boundary Changes  ====
 
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==== Neighboring Counties  ====
 
==== Neighboring Counties  ====
  
*[[Beltrami_County,_Minnesota|Beltrami]]
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*[[Beltrami County, Minnesota|Beltrami]]  
*[[Clearwater_County,_Minnesota|Clearwater]]
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*[[Clearwater County, Minnesota|Clearwater]]  
*[[Marshall_County,_Minnesota|Marshall]]
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*[[Marshall County, Minnesota|Marshall]]  
*[[Polk_County,_Minnesota|Polk]]
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*[[Polk County, Minnesota|Polk]]  
*[[Red_Lake_County,_Minnesota|Red Lake]]
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*[[Red Lake County, Minnesota|Red Lake]]
  
 
== Resources  ==
 
== Resources  ==
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==== Land  ====
 
==== Land  ====
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*Searchable index of historical land owners in Pennington County from the [http://pvillage.org/landsearch.asp Pennington Historical Society.]
  
 
==== Local Histories  ====
 
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*[http://www.mnhistoricnw.org/pchsvillage.htm Pennington Historical Society<span id="fck_dom_range_temp_1236094880548_863" />]
 
*[http://www.mnhistoricnw.org/pchsvillage.htm Pennington Historical Society<span id="fck_dom_range_temp_1236094880548_863" />]
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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=201588&subject_disp=Minnesota%2C+Pennington&columns=*,0,0 Family History Library Catalog]
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*[http://genforum.com/mn/pennington/ Pennington County, MN Genealogy Forum] (GenForum)
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*{{FHL|Minnesota%2C+Pennington|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}
  
 
== References  ==
 
== References  ==
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Revision as of 15:25, 2 August 2012

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United States > Minnesota > Pennington County

County Courthouse

Pennington County Courthouse
101 Main Ave; PO Box 616;
Thief River Falls, MN 56701
Phone:. 218.681.2522


County Recorder has birth, marriage,
death and burial, land and military records
from 1910; Court Administrator has divorce, 
probate and court records[1]

History

Parent County

  • 1910--Pennington County was created 23 November 1910 from Red Lake County.  County seat: Thief River Falls [2]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

  • Institute of Museum and Library Services cemetery and obituary search for Pennington County.  Click here.

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), Pennington County, Minnesota page 367, {WorldCat|50140092|disp=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).