Roseau County, Minnesota
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Roseau County, Minnesota Facts
Roseau County, MN Vital Records
Where can find Roseau County Birth, marriage, Divorce and Death Records?
Roseau 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 Roseau 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.
- U.S., Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007
- Social Security Death Index
- Minnesota, Births and Christenings Index, 1840-1980
- Minnesota, County Birth Records, 1863-1983
- Minnesota Birth Index, 1935-2002
- Minnesota, Marriages Index, 1849-1950
- Minnesota, Divorce Index, 1970-1995
- Minnesota, Death Index, 1908-2002
- Minnesota, Deaths and Burials, 1835-1990
Roseau County, MN Census Records
What Roseau County, MN census records are available?
There are many types of census records for Roseau County guide you in researching your family tree. Federal Population Schedules are available for 1900, 1910, 1920, 1930, 1940.
Roseau Co. territorial and state censuses exist for the following years: 1895 and . There is free down-loadable and also printable census forms to help you with your research. See Also Minnesota Census Records Research Guide
Roseau County, MN Courthouse and Government Records
What genealogical records can I find in the Roseau County Courthouse?
Researchers frequently overlook the great importance of Roseau 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 Roseau 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.
- Roseau County Courthouse (all departments listed below are located here, unless otherwise noted)
- Address: 606 Fifth Avenue S.W., Roseau , MN 56751
- Phone: 218) 463-2541
- Roseau County Recorder
- Birth / Death Records: 1895
- Marriage Records: 1895
- Land Records: 1892
- Roseau County Court Administrator
- Probate Records: 1894
- Court Records: 1895
- Minnesota, Will Records, 1849-1985
- Minnesota Land Records
- BLM Land Records
Roseau County, MN Societies and Family History Resources
What genealogical and historical societies, archives, museums, associations and libraries are available for Roseau County, MN?
A list of Roseau County Historical and Genealogical Societies, Libraries, Archives. See also list of Statewide Minnesota Archives, Historical & Genealogical Societies.
- Roseau County Historical Society and Museum, Roseau County Historical Research Center, 121 Center St. E Suite 101, Roseau MN 56751, Phone: 218-463-1918
- Warroad Historical Society, Warroad Heritage Center, PO Box 688, 202 Main Ave NE, Warroad MN 56763-0688, Phone: 218 386-2500
- Northwest Minnesota Historical Center, Livingston Lord Library, Moorhead State University, Moorhead, MN 56560
- Minnesota State Archives, 345 W. Kellogg Blvd., St. Paul, MN 55102-1906 • 651-259-3260
- Minnesota Genealogical Society, 1185 Concord St. N. Suite 218, South St. Paul, MN 55075-1187
- Minnesota Historical Society, 345 W. Kellogg Blvd., St. Paul, MN 55102-1906 . 651-259-3000
Where can I connect with other Roseau County, MN Researchers through message boards and forums?
- Minnesota Genealogy Network Community (plus.google.com)
- Minnesota State Genealogy Network (facebook.com)
- Roseau County, Minnesota Message Boards (boards.ancestry.com)
- Roseau County, Minnesota Genealogy Forum (genforum.genealogy.com)
What other genealogical resources are available in Roseau County, MN?
The following are web links to Genealogy, Records and Resources pertaining to Roseau 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.