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Sheridan County, North Dakota

Sheridan County was established on December 24, 1908 from McLean County (Sheridan County (old) was created in 1873 from Buffalo County; abolished 1892; became part of McLean County).

The Sheridan County Seat is situated in McClusky and the county government website is

Areas next to Sheridan County are McHenry CountyPierce CountyWells CountyKidder CountyBurleigh CountyMcLean County.

Townships include Berlin, Boone, Denhoff, Edgemont, Fairview, Highland, Lincoln Dale, Martin, Sperry, Mauch, Goodrich, Pickard, Prophets, Rosenfield, Strassburg, McClusky.

Sheridan County does have Federal Census Schedules to help in looking into your family tree. Government Population Schedules are available for 1910192019301940. There are free online in addition to printable census forms to assist with your research.

Sheridan County Society and Family History Resources

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

Sheridan County Courthouse and Government Records

Genealogist often overlook the value of Sheridan 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 Sheridan 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.

Sheridan County Links

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

Sheridan Co. ND Books, Newspapers & Publications

Sheridan Co. ND Birth, Marriage & Death Records

Sheridan Co. ND Court, Probate Land and Tax Records

Sheridan Co. ND Census Records

Sheridan Co. ND Cemeteries & Church Records

Sheridan Co. ND Family Websites, Pictures & Histories

Sheridan Co. ND General and History Websites

Sheridan Co. ND Maps, Atlases & Gazetteers

Sheridan Co. ND Military Records