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[http://www.co.polk.mn.us/ Polk County Courthouse]<br>612 N Broadway<br> Crookston, MN 56716<br> Phone: 218.281.3464 <br><br>County Administrator has birth, death, probate and court records from 1875.<br>County Recorder has land records. <ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Polk County, Minnesota page 367, {{WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.</ref>
  
 
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*[http://www.mnhistoricnw.org/Polkchs.htm Polk Historical Society]
 
*[http://www.mnhistoricnw.org/Polkchs.htm Polk Historical Society]
  
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Revision as of 23:33, 18 December 2012

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Online Records


County Courthouse

Polk County Courthouse
612 N Broadway
Crookston, MN 56716
Phone: 218.281.3464

County Administrator has birth, death, probate and court records from 1875.
County Recorder has land records. [1]

History

Parent County

1858--Polk County was created 20 July 1858 from Pembina (Old) County. County seat: Crookston [2]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

  • McCall, T. M. Centennial History of Polk County. Crookston, MN: McGarry Printing Co., 1961. Print.

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), Polk County, Minnesota page 367, 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).