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Mahnomen County, Minnesota
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Mahnomen County, Minnesota Facts

When was Mahnomen County, MN Created?
Mahnomen County was founded on December 27, 1906 from Norman County.

What is the County Seat of Mahnomen County, MN?
The County Seat is located in Mahnomen and the county government website is

What counties are adjacent to Mahnomen County, MN?
Bordering Counties are Polk CountyClearwater CountyBecker CountyNorman County.

Mahnomen County, MN Vital Records

Where can find Mahnomen County Birth, marriage, Divorce and Death Records?
Mahnomen County vital records can be found at the Minnesota Office of Vital Records which has copies of birth resords from 1900 and death records from 1908. There is a fee for each copy requested. Please refer to the information to the Statewide Vital Records in Minnesota for current fees and application process.

You can search online for Mahnomen County Birth, Marriage, Divorce or Death Records. You can also Order Electronically Online or can download an application for Minnesota Birth Certificate and Death Certificates Applications to mail.

Mahnomen County, MN Census Records

What Mahnomen County, MN census records are available?
There are many types of census records for Mahnomen County guide you in researching your family tree. Federal Population Schedules are available for 1910192019301940.

There is free down-loadable and also printable census forms to help you with your research. See Also Minnesota Census Records Research Guide

Mahnomen County, MN Courthouse and Government Records

Mahnomen County Courthouse

What genealogical records can I find in the Mahnomen County Courthouse?
Researchers frequently overlook the great importance of Mahnomen County court, probate, and land records data as a useful resource of ancestry and genealogy information. Buried away in Minnesota courthouses and archives everywhere are the ambitions and frustrations of countless Minnesota residents.

The possibilities are excellent that your forefathers have left a comprehensive document of at least a number of facets of their lives in the Mahnomen County court records. Even if your forebears is not referred to in a Court case, contemplate all of the other procedures that could have lead to him or her to appear in court records. See Also Minnesota Corthouse Records Research Guide.

Mahnomen County, MN Societies and Family History Resources

What genealogical and historical societies, archives, museums, associations and libraries are available for Mahnomen County, MN?
A list of Mahnomen County Historical  and Genealogical Societies, Libraries, Archives. See also list of Statewide Minnesota Archives, Historical & Genealogical Societies.

Where can I connect with other Mahnomen County, MN Researchers through message boards and forums?

What other genealogical resources are available in Mahnomen County, MN?
The following are web links to Genealogy, Records and Resources pertaining to Mahnomen County. Each of these genealogy links fall into 3 categories: Professional Sites, Personal Sites or Organization Sites. Some have free access some have to have a fee. This is simply a list which has been gathered or submitted. I do not endorse or promote one genealogy site above another.

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Mahnomen Co. MN Cemeteries & Church Records

Mahnomen Co. MN Family Websites, Pictures & Histories

Mahnomen Co. MN General and History Websites

Mahnomen Co. MN Immigration & Naturalization

Mahnomen Co. MN Maps, Atlases & Gazetteers

Mahnomen Co. MN Military Records