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Ramsey County, North Dakota

Ramsey County was established on January 04, 1873 (organized in 1881) from Pembina County.

The Ramsey County Seat is situated in Devils Lake and the county government website is

Areas next to Ramsey County are Cavalier CountyWalsh CountyNelson CountyBenson CountyTowner County.

Townships include Bartlett, Cato, Chain Lakes, Coulee, Creel, De Groat, Dry Lake, Fancher, Freshwater, Grand Harbor, Hammer, Harding, Highland Center, Hope, Klingstrup, Lawton, Lillehoff, Minnewaukan, Morris, Newbre, Newland, Noonan, North Creel, Northfield, Odessa, Ontario, Overland, Pelican, Poplar Grove, Prospect, Royal, South Minnewaukan, Stevens, Sullivan, Triumph, Webster.

Ramsey County does have Federal Census Schedules to help in looking into your family tree. Government Population Schedules are available for 1880 (free index)1890 (fragment)19001910192019301940.

Ramsey Co. Ramsey Co. Mortality Schedules can be found for 1880. Ramsey Co. Industry and Agriculture Schedules is available for 1880. Ramsey Co. Union Veterans Schedules can be found for 1890. There are free online in addition to printable census forms to assist with your research.

Ramsey County Society and Family History Resources

A list of Ramsey County Historical  and Genealogical Societies, Forums, Message Boards, Libraries, Archives.

Ramsey County Courthouse and Government Records

Genealogist often overlook the value of Ramsey County court, probate, and land records data as a useful resource of family history and genealogy information. Buried away in North Dakota courthouses and archives just about everywhere are often the aspirations and worries of countless North Dakota residents. The odds are excellent that your chosen ancestors and forefathers have left a detailed record of at least some elements of their lives in the Ramsey County court records. Even if your forefathers is not mentioned in a Court case, give some thought to all of the other procedures which may have lead to her or him showing up in court records.

Ramsey County Links

The following are links to Family history and genealogy, Records and Resources relevant to Ramsey ounty. Feel free to provide your own favorite Ramsey County genealogy or family history related sites.

Ramsey Co. ND Books, Newspapers & Publications

Ramsey Co. ND Birth, Marriage & Death Records

Ramsey Co. ND Court, Probate Land and Tax Records

Ramsey Co. ND Census Records

Ramsey Co. ND Cemeteries & Church Records

Ramsey Co. ND Family Websites, Pictures & Histories

Ramsey Co. ND General and History Websites

Ramsey Co. ND Maps, Atlases & Gazetteers

Ramsey Co. ND Military Records