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Rolette County, North Dakota

Rolette County was established on January 04, 1873 (organized in 1884) from Buffalo County in the Dakota Territory.

The Rolette County Seat is situated in Rolla and the county government website is

Areas next to Rolette County are Manitoba, Canada, Towner CountyPierce CountyBottineau County.

Townships include Baxter, Belcourt, Holmes, Kohlmeier, Maryville, San Haven, Shell Valley, South Valley.

Rolette 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.

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

Rolette County Society and Family History Resources

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

Rolette County Courthouse and Government Records

Genealogist often overlook the value of Rolette 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 Rolette 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.

Rolette County Links

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

Rolette Co. ND Books, Newspapers & Publications

Rolette Co. ND Birth, Marriage & Death Records

Rolette Co. ND Court, Probate Land and Tax Records

Rolette Co. ND Census Records

Rolette Co. ND Cemeteries & Church Records

Rolette Co. ND Family Websites, Pictures & Histories

Rolette Co. ND General and History Websites

Rolette Co. ND Maps, Atlases & Gazetteers

Rolette Co. ND Military Records