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Richland County, North Dakota

Richland County was established on January 04, 1873 (organized in 1875) from Pembina County.

The Richland County Seat is situated in Wahpeton and the county government website is unknown

Areas next to Richland County are Cass CountyWilkin County, Minnesota, Traverse County, Minnesota, Roberts County, South Dakota, Sargent CountyRansom County.

Townships include Abercrombie, Antelope, Barney, Barrie, Belford, Brandenburg, Brightwood, Center, Colfax, Danton, Devillo, Dexter, Duerr, Dwight, Eagle, Elma, Fairmount, Freeman, Garborg, Grant, Greendale, Helendale, Homestead, Ibsen, LaMars, Liberty Grove, Mooreton, Moran, Nansen, Sheyenne, Summit, Viking, Walcott, Waldo, West End, Wyndmere.

Richland 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.

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

Richland County Society and Family History Resources

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

Richland County Courthouse and Government Records

Genealogist often overlook the value of Richland 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 Richland 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.

Richland County Links

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

Richland Co. ND Books, Newspapers & Publications

Richland Co. ND Birth, Marriage & Death Records

Richland Co. ND Court, Probate Land and Tax Records

Richland Co. ND Census Records

Richland Co. ND Cemeteries & Church Records

Richland Co. ND Family Websites, Pictures & Histories

Richland Co. ND General and History Websites

Richland Co. ND Maps, Atlases & Gazetteers

Richland Co. ND Military Records