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Marshall County, Minnesota
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Marshall County, Minnesota Facts

When was Marshall County, MN Created?
Marshall County was founded on February 25, 1879 from Kittson County.

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

What counties are adjacent to Marshall County, MN?
Bordering Counties are Kittson CountyRoseau CountyBeltrami CountyPennington CountyPolk CountyGrand Forks County, North Dakota, Walsh County, North Dakota, Pembina County, North Dakota.

Marshall County, MN Vital Records

Where can find Marshall County Birth, marriage, Divorce and Death Records?
Marshall 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 Marshall 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.

Marshall County, MN Census Records

What Marshall County, MN census records are available?
There are many types of census records for Marshall County guide you in researching your family tree. Federal Population Schedules are available for 1880 (free index)1890 (fragment)19001910192019301940.

Marshall Co. Mortality Schedules can be found for 1880. Marshall Co. Industry and Agriculture Schedules can be found for 1880. Marshall Co. Union Veterans Schedules can be acquired for 1890.

Marshall Co. territorial and state censuses exist for the years 1849-1905.. There is free down-loadable and also printable census forms to help you with your research. See Also Minnesota Census Records Research Guide

Marshall County, MN Courthouse and Government Records

Marshall County Courthouse

What genealogical records can I find in the Marshall County Courthouse?
Researchers frequently overlook the great importance of Marshall 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 Marshall 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.

Marshall County, MN Societies and Family History Resources

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

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

What other genealogical resources are available in Marshall County, MN?
The following are web links to Genealogy, Records and Resources pertaining to Marshall 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.

Marshall Co. MN Books, Newspapers & Publications

Marshall Co. MN Cemeteries & Church Records

Marshall Co. MN Family Websites, Pictures & Histories

Marshall Co. MN General and History Websites

Marshall Co. MN Immigration & Naturalization

Marshall Co. MN Maps, Atlases & Gazetteers

Marshall Co. MN Military Records