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{{stub}}''[[United States|United States ]] > [[North Dakota|North Dakota]] > Pierce County''  
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{{North Dakota-stub}} ''[[United States|United States ]] > [[North Dakota|North Dakota]] > Pierce County''  
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== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
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[http://www.county-clerk.net/countyclerk.asp?state=North%20Dakota&county=Pierce Pierce County Courthouse]<br> 240 2nd Street<br> Rugby, ND 58368<br> Phone: 701.776.6161&nbsp;<br><br>Clerk District&nbsp;Court has birth, death and burial records from 1943, <br>marriage records from 1888, divorce and court records from 1900 <br>and probate records from 1898; Register of Deeds has land records<ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Pierce County, North Dakota. Page 525 {{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  ====
  
'''1887--'''Pierce County was created 11 March 1887 from DeSmet (Old), [[Bottineau_County,_North_Dakota|Bottineau]], [[McHenry_County,_North_Dakota|McHenry]], and [[Rolette_County,_North_Dakota|Rolette ]]Counties. '''County seat:''' Rugby <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
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'''1887--'''Pierce County was created 11 March 1887 from DeSmet (Old), [[Bottineau County, North Dakota|Bottineau]], [[McHenry County, North Dakota|McHenry]], and [[Rolette County, North Dakota|Rolette ]]Counties. '''County seat:''' Rugby <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>  
  
 
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==== Neighboring Counties  ====
 
==== Neighboring Counties  ====
  
[[Benson County, North Dakota|Benson]] | [[Bottineau County, North Dakota|Bottineau]] | [[McHenry County, North Dakota|McHenry]] | [[Rolette County, North Dakota|Rolette]] | [[Sheridan County, North Dakota|Sheridan]] | [[Towner County, North Dakota|Towner]] | [[Wells County, North Dakota|Wells]]
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[[Benson County, North Dakota|Benson]] | [[Bottineau County, North Dakota|Bottineau]] | [[McHenry County, North Dakota|McHenry]] | [[Rolette County, North Dakota|Rolette]] | [[Sheridan County, North Dakota|Sheridan]] | [[Towner County, North Dakota|Towner]] | [[Wells County, North Dakota|Wells]]  
  
 
== Resources  ==
 
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==== Cemeteries  ====
 
==== Cemeteries  ====
  
Cemetery transcriptions for cemeteries in [http://odessa3.org/collections/cemeteries/nodak/link/piercend.txt Pierce] County, providing name, date of birth, and date of death where available.
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Cemetery transcriptions for cemeteries in [http://odessa3.org/collections/cemeteries/nodak/link/piercend.txt Pierce] County, providing name, date of birth, and date of death where available.  
  
 
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== 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  ==
  
 
*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=204936&subject_disp=North+Dakota%2C+Pierce&columns=*,0,0 Family History Library Catalog]
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*{{FHL|North+Dakota%2C+Pierce|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}
 
*[http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/ND/Pierce/ Pierce County, North Dakota Genealogy and Family History] (Linkpendium)
 
*[http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/ND/Pierce/ Pierce County, North Dakota Genealogy and Family History] (Linkpendium)
  
 
== References  ==
 
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Revision as of 16:29, 10 September 2012

Template:North Dakota-stub United States  > North Dakota > Pierce County


County Courthouse

Pierce County Courthouse
240 2nd Street
Rugby, ND 58368
Phone: 701.776.6161 

Clerk District Court has birth, death and burial records from 1943,
marriage records from 1888, divorce and court records from 1900
and probate records from 1898; Register of Deeds has land records[1]

History

Parent County

1887--Pierce County was created 11 March 1887 from DeSmet (Old), Bottineau, McHenry, and Rolette Counties. County seat: Rugby [2]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/LocalitiTemplate:North Dakota-stub es

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Benson | Bottineau | McHenry | Rolette | Sheridan | Towner | Wells

Resources

Cemeteries

Cemetery transcriptions for cemeteries in Pierce County, providing name, date of birth, and date of death where available.

Census

  • 1890
  • 1900
  • 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), Pierce County, North Dakota. Page 525 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).