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Walsh County, North Dakota

Walsh County was established on February 18, 1881 from Grand Forks County.

The Walsh County Seat is situated in Grafton and the county government website is

Areas next to Walsh County are Pembina CountyMarshall County, Minnesota, Grand Forks CountyNelson CountyRamsey CountyCavalier County.

Townships include Acton, Adams, Ardoch, Cleveland, Dewey, Dundee, Eden, Farmington, Fertile, Forest River, Glenwood, Golden, Grafton, Harriston, Kensington, Kinloss, Lampton, Latona, Martin, Medford, Nash, Norton, Oakwood, Ops, Perth, Prairie Centre, Pulaski, Rushford, St. Andrews, Sauter, Shepherd, Silvesta, Tiber, Vernon, Vesta, Walsh Centre, Walshville.

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

Walsh Co. Union Veterans Schedules can be found for 1890. There are free online in addition to printable census forms to assist with your research.

Walsh County Society and Family History Resources

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

Walsh County Courthouse and Government Records

Genealogist often overlook the value of Walsh 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 Walsh 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.

Walsh County Links

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

Walsh Co. ND Books, Newspapers & Publications

Walsh Co. ND Birth, Marriage & Death Records

Walsh Co. ND Court, Probate Land and Tax Records

Walsh Co. ND Census Records

Walsh Co. ND Cemeteries & Church Records

Walsh Co. ND Family Websites, Pictures & Histories

Walsh Co. ND General and History Websites

Walsh Co. ND Maps, Atlases & Gazetteers

Walsh Co. ND Military Records