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{{stub}}''[[United States|United States]] > [[Minnesota|Minnesota]] > St. Louis County''  
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''[[United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Minnesota]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]'' '''St. Louis County'''
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== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
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[http://www.stlouiscountymn.gov/ St. Louis County Courthouse]<br>100 N 5th Ave W; <br>Duluth, MN 55802-1202<br> Phone: 218.726.2559<br><br>Clerk District Court has birth, death and marriage records from 1870, <br>burial permits from 1938, divorce, court and land records from 1859.<br> County Court has probate records. <ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), St Louis County, Minnesota page 368, {{WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.</ref>
  
 
== History  ==
 
== History  ==
  
==== Parent County Established in 1856 from Itasca County (part was originally in Newton County). It should not be confused with old St. Louis County which covered a area nearby. ====
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==== Parent County ====
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*'''1856--'''St. Louis County was created 1 March 1856&nbsp;from [[Itasca County, Minnesota|Itasca]] County. '''County seat:''' Duluth <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 St. Louis County was named, click [http://mnplaces.mnhs.org/upham/index.cfm here], then select St. Louis County.
  
 
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==== Neighboring Counties  ====
 
==== Neighboring Counties  ====
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*[[Aitkin County, Minnesota|Aitkin]]<span id="fck_dom_range_temp_1231634804656_764" />
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*[[Carlton County, Minnesota|Carlton]]
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*[[Douglas County, Wisconsin|Douglas County, Wisconsin]]
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*[[Itasca County, Minnesota|Itasca]]
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*[[Koochiching County, Minnesota|Koochiching]]
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*[[Lake County, Minnesota|Lake]]
  
 
== Resources  ==
 
== Resources  ==
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LDS Ward and Branch&nbsp;Records
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*Duluth
  
 
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&nbsp;Duluth Public Library has an&nbsp;[http://dlibrary.cpinternet.com/scripts/runisa.dll?dlibrary:pgobitsearch Index&nbsp;to Obituaries] printed in the Duluth News-Tribune and Duluth Herald newspapers from 1962 to the present.
  
 
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==== Vital Records  ====
 
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[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~mnstloui/slcmndin.htm St. Louis County Death Record Index]&nbsp;covering&nbsp;the time period from January 1, 1870 through December 31, 2000.&nbsp;&nbsp;Hosted by Rootsweb&nbsp;
  
 
== Societies and Libraries  ==
 
== Societies and Libraries  ==
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==== Family History Centers  ====
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*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]
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*[[Duluth Minnesota Family History Center]]
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*[[Virginia Minnesota Family History Center]]
  
 
== Web Sites  ==
 
== Web Sites  ==
  
[http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=localitydetails&subject=201668&subject_disp=Minnesota%2C+St%2E+Louis&columns=*,0,0 Family History Library Catalog]
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*[http://genforum.com/mn/saintlouis/ St. Louis County, MN Genealogy Forum] (GenForum)
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*{{FHL|Minnesota%2C+St%2E+Louis|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}
  
 
== References  ==
 
== References  ==
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[[Category:St._Louis_County,_Minnesota]]
 
[[Category:St._Louis_County,_Minnesota]]

Revision as of 23:36, 18 December 2012

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Online Records


County Courthouse

St. Louis County Courthouse
100 N 5th Ave W;
Duluth, MN 55802-1202
Phone: 218.726.2559

Clerk District Court has birth, death and marriage records from 1870,
burial permits from 1938, divorce, court and land records from 1859.
County Court has probate records. [1]

History

Parent County

  • 1856--St. Louis County was created 1 March 1856 from Itasca County. County seat: Duluth [2]
  • For a brief history of how St. Louis County was named, click here, then select St. Louis County.

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Church

LDS Ward and Branch Records

  • Duluth

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Newspapers

Obituaries

 Duluth Public Library has an Index to Obituaries printed in the Duluth News-Tribune and Duluth Herald newspapers from 1962 to the present.

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

St. Louis County Death Record Index covering the time period from January 1, 1870 through December 31, 2000.  Hosted by Rootsweb 

Societies and Libraries

Family History Centers

Web Sites

References

  1. Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), St Louis County, Minnesota page 368, 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).