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Guide to '''Koochiching County Minnesota genealogy.''' Birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military records.
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Guide to '''Koochiching County, Minnesota ancestry, family history, and genealogy''' birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military records.  
  
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| building address = Koochiching County Courthouse<br> 715 4th Street<br>International Falls, MN 56649<br>Phone: 218.283.6260<br>[http://www.co.koochiching.mn.us/ '''Koochiching County Website'''] }}  
 
| building address = Koochiching County Courthouse<br> 715 4th Street<br>International Falls, MN 56649<br>Phone: 218.283.6260<br>[http://www.co.koochiching.mn.us/ '''Koochiching County Website'''] }}  
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=== County Information ===
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==== Description ==== 
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The County was named for the Ojibway word meaning "neighbor lake and river" for Rainy Lake and Rainy River. The County is located in the north central area of the state.
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<ref>Wikipedia contributors, "Koochiching County, Minnesota" in ''https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Koochiching_County,_Minnesota'' accessed 13 Nov 2018 </ref> 
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====Koochiching County, Minnesota Record Dates====
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| bgcolor="#e4d8e5" align="center" colspan="7" | <center>'''Known Beginning Dates for Major County Records'''<ref>''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Koochiching County, Minnesota. Page 362-370 {{WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}; Alice Eichholz, ed. Ancestry’s Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources, Third ed. (Provo, Utah: Ancestry, 2004), 362-365.</ref></center>
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| width="14.2%" bgcolor="#e4d8e5" align="center" | '''[[Koochiching County, Minnesota Genealogy#Birth|Birth*]]'''
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| width="14.2%" bgcolor="#e4d8e5" align="center" | '''[[Koochiching County, Minnesota Genealogy#Death|Death*]]'''
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| width="14.2%" bgcolor="#e4d8e5" align="center" | '''[[Koochiching County, Minnesota Genealogy#Court Records|Court]]'''
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| width="14.2%" bgcolor="#e4d8e5" align="center" | '''[[Koochiching County, Minnesota Genealogy#Land and Property Records|Land]]'''
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| width="14.2%" bgcolor="#e4d8e5" align="center" | '''[[Koochiching County, Minnesota Genealogy#Probate Records|Probate]]'''
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| width="14.2%" bgcolor="#e4d8e5" align="center" | '''[[Koochiching County, Minnesota Genealogy#Census Records|Census]]'''
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| colspan="7"| <center>Statewide registration started for births in 1900 and deaths in 1908. General compliance by 1915.</center>
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== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
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==== Parent County  ====
 
==== Parent County  ====
  
*'''1906--'''Koochiching County was&nbsp;created 19 December 1906&nbsp;from [[Itasca County, Minnesota|Itasca]] County.&nbsp; '''County seat:''' International Falls <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>  
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*'''1906--'''Koochiching County was&nbsp;created 19 December 1906&nbsp;from [[Itasca County, Minnesota Genealogy|Itasca]] County.&nbsp; '''County seat:''' International Falls <ref>''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>  
 
*For a brief history of how Koochiching County was named, click [http://mnplaces.mnhs.org/upham/index.cfm here], then select Koochiching County.
 
*For a brief history of how Koochiching County was named, click [http://mnplaces.mnhs.org/upham/index.cfm here], then select Koochiching County.
  
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==== Record Loss  ====
 
==== Record Loss  ====
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There is no known history of courthouse disasters in this county.<br>
  
 
== Places/Localities  ==
 
== Places/Localities  ==
  
 
==== Populated Places  ====
 
==== Populated Places  ====
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For a complete list of populated places, including small neighborhoods and suburbs, visit [https://minnesota.hometownlocator.com/counties/cities,cfips,071,c,koochiching.cfm HomeTown Locator]. The following are the most historically and genealogically relevant populated places in this county:<ref>Wikipedia contributors, "Koochiching County, Minnesota," in ''Wikipedia: the Free Encyclopedia'', https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Koochiching_County%2C_Minnesota, accessed 03 February 2020.</ref>
  
===== Cities  =====
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{{Populated places
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*[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Big_Falls,_Minnesota Big Falls]
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*[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/International_Falls,_Minnesota International Falls]
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*[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Littlefork,_Minnesota Littlefork]
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*[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mizpah,_Minnesota Mizpah]
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*[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Northome,_Minnesota Northome]
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*[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ranier,_Minnesota Ranier]
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*[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Birchdale,_Minnesota Birchdale]
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*[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bramble,_Minnesota Bramble]
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*[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Central,_Minnesota Central]
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*[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Craigville,_Minnesota Craigville]
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*[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ericsburg,_Minnesota Ericsburg]
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*[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Forest_Grove,_Minnesota Forest Grove]
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*[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Frontier,_Minnesota Frontier]
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*[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Gates_Corner,_Koochiching_County,_Minnesota Gates Corner]
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*[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Gemmell,_Minnesota Gemmell]
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*[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Grand_Falls,_Minnesota Grand Falls]
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*[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Indus,_Minnesota Indus]
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*[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Island_View,_Minnesota Island View]
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*[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jameson,_Minnesota Jameson]
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*Laurel
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*[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lindford,_Minnesota Lindford]
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*[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Loman,_Minnesota Loman]
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*Manitou
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*[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Margie,_Minnesota Margie]
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*[Nakoda
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*[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Pelland,_Minnesota Pelland]
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*[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Pinetop,_Minnesota Pinetop]
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*[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Rauch,_Minnesota Rauch]
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*[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ray,_Minnesota Ray]
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*[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Silverdale,_Minnesota Silverdale]
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*[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wildwood,_Minnesota Wildwood]
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*[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Nett_Lake_(CDP),_Minnesota Nett Lake]
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*[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/East_Koochiching,_Minnesota East Koochiching]
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*[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Nett_Lake,_Koochiching_County,_Minnesota Nett Lake]
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*[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Northome_(unorganized_territory),_Minnesota Northome]
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*[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Northwest_Koochiching,_Minnesota Northwest Koochiching]
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*[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Rainy_Lake,_Minnesota Rainy Lake]
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*[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/South_Koochiching,_Minnesota South Koochiching]
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*Border
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*[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Fairland,_Minnesota Fairland]
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*Falls Junction
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*Rainy Lake City
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*Ridge
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*The Pines
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*Wayland
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Big Falls | International Falls | Littlefork | Mizpah | Northome | Ranier
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==== Neighboring Counties  ====
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*[[Beltrami County, Minnesota Genealogy|Beltrami]]
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*[[Itasca County, Minnesota Genealogy|Itasca]]
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*[[Lake of the Woods County, Minnesota Genealogy|Lake of the Woods]]
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*[[St. Louis County, Minnesota Genealogy|St. Louis]]
  
===== Unorganized =====
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== Resources ==
  
Rainy Lake | East Koochiching | South Koochiching | Northome | Northwest Koochiching | Nett Lake <br>
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==== Cemeteries  ====
  
===== Unincorporated  =====
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{| width="80%" cellspacing="1" cellpadding="1" border="1"
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| width="30%" bgcolor="#E0E0E0" align="center" | '''Tombstone Transcriptions Online'''
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| width="30%" bgcolor="#E0E0E0" align="center" | '''Tombstone Transcriptions in Print'''
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| width="30%" bgcolor="#E0E0E0" align="center" | '''List of Cemeteries in the county'''
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| bgcolor="#F0F0F0" | [https://www.findagrave.com/memorial Findagrave.com]
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| bgcolor="#F0F0F0" | {{FHL|627024|subject-id|disp=Family History Library}}
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| bgcolor="#F0F0F0" | [https://www.findagrave.com/cemetery-browse/USA/Minnesota/Koochiching-County?id=county_1345 Findagrave.com]
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| bgcolor="#F0F0F0" | [http://koochiching.mngenweb.net/ USGenWeb]
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| bgcolor="#F0F0F0" |
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| bgcolor="#F0F0F0" | [https://billiongraves.com/search/cemetery Billion Graves]
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| bgcolor="#F0F0F0" | [http://usgwarchives.net/mn/koochiching/koochich.html MNGenWeb Archives]
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| bgcolor="#F0F0F0" | [http://www.usgwtombstones.org/minnesota/koochich.htm Tombstone Project]
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| bgcolor="#F0F0F0" | [http://www.interment.net/us/mn/koochiching.htm MNInterment]
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| bgcolor="#F0F0F0" | [http://www.epodunk.com/cgi-bin/localList.php?local=21175&locTGroup=Cemeteries&direction=down&sec=0&qty=16&stateAbbv=&stateName= EPodunk]
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| bgcolor="#F0F0F0" |[https://billiongraves.com/search# Billion Graves]
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| bgcolor="#F0F0F0" colspan="3" | See [[Minnesota Cemeteries| Minnesota Cemeteries]] for more information.
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Birchdale | Craigsville | Indus | Island View | Loman | Pelland | Ray
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==== Census ====
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'''State Census'''
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*'''1865''' - {{RecordSearch|1503054|Minnesota State Census, 1865}} at [https://www.familysearch.org/search FamilySearch] — index and images
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*'''1885''' - {{RecordSearch|1503044|Minnesota State Census, 1885}} at [https://www.familysearch.org/search FamilySearch] — index and images
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*'''1905''' - {{RecordSearch|1503056|Minnesota State Census, 1905}} at [https://www.familysearch.org/search FamilySearch] — index and images
  
==== Neighboring Counties ====
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==== Church ====
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{{MN Church Intro}}
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===== Lutheran  =====
  
*[[Beltrami County, Minnesota|Beltrami]]
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'''Bethania Lutheran Church, Marjie'''
*[[Itasca County, Minnesota|Itasca]]
 
*[[Lake of the Woods County, Minnesota|Lake of the Woods]]
 
*[[St. Louis County, Minnesota|St. Louis]]
 
  
== Resources  ==
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*Records of Bethania Lutheran Church, Marjie, in Evangelical Lutheran Church in America database at [http://www.archives.com Archives.com] ($).<ref name="ev" />
  
==== Cemeteries  ====
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'''Trinity Lutheran Church, Gemmell'''
  
==== Church ====
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*Records of Trinity Lutheran Church, Gemmell, in Evangelical Lutheran Church in America database at [http://www.archives.com Archives.com] ($).<ref name="ev">"Evangelical Lutheran Church in America: An Inventory of Selected Congregational Records of the American Lutheran Church in Minnesota at the Minnesota Historical Society," Collection Finding Aids, ''Minnesota Historical Society,'' http://www.mnhs.org/library/findaids/01009.xml, accessed 10 June 2013.</ref>
  
 
==== Court ====
 
==== Court ====
  
{{MN Church Intro}}
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==== Emigration and Immigration ====
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*'''1912 - 1956''' - {{RecordSearch|2426329|Minnesota Passenger and Crew Lists, 1912-1956}} at [https://www.familysearch.org/search FamilySearch] — index and images
  
 
==== Land  ====
 
==== Land  ====
  
==== Local Histories ====
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{{MN Land|Koochiching}}
  
{{MN History Intro}}
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==== Local Histories  ====
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{{MN History Intro}}  
  
 
==== Maps  ====
 
==== Maps  ====
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{{MN Neighboring Counties Intro|county={{MN Koochiching County}}}}
  
 
==== Military  ====
 
==== Military  ====
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===== World War II =====
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*'''1940-1945''' - {{RecordSearch|2759155|Minnesota, World War II Draft Registration Cards,1940-1947}} at [https://familysearch.org/search FamilySearch] — index and images
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==== Naturalization and Citizenship ====
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*'''1872-1962''' - {{RecordSearch|2632486|Minnesota Naturalization Records and Indexes, 1872-1962}} at [https://familysearch.org/search FamilySearch] — index
  
 
==== Newspapers  ====
 
==== Newspapers  ====
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{{MN Newspaper abstracts|Koochiching}}
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====  Obituaries ====
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*'''1865-2006''' - {{RecordSearch|2469546|Minnesota Obituaries 1865-2006}} at [https://www.familysearch.org/search FamilySearch]— index and images
  
 
==== Probate  ====
 
==== Probate  ====
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{{MN Probate Intro}}
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'''Online Probate Records'''
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*'''1801 - 1999''' [http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=9070 Minnesota Wills and Probate Records 1801-1999] at [http://home.ancestry.com/ Ancestry.com] — index and images $
  
==== Taxation ====
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==== Taxation ====
  
{{MN Tax Intro}}
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{{MN Tax Intro}}  
  
 
==== Vital Records  ====
 
==== Vital Records  ====
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{{MN Vital Intro}}
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=====Birth=====
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=====Marriage=====
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*'''1860 - 1949''' {{RecordSearch|1803974|Minnesota, County Marriages, 1860-1949}} at [https://www.familysearch.org/search FamilySearch] — index and images
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=====Death=====
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*'''1850-2001''' - {{RecordSearch|2185953|Minnesota, County Deaths, 1850-2001}} at [https://familysearch.org/search FamilySearch] — index and images
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*'''1887-2001''' - {{RecordSearch|3398461|Minnesota Deaths, 1887-2001}} at [https://familysearch.org/search FamilySearch] — index and images
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== Societies and Libraries  ==
 
== Societies and Libraries  ==
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'''Koochiching County Historical Society'''<br> PO Box 1147<br> 214 6th Ave<br> International Falls MN<br> Telephone: 218-283-4316<br><br>
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'''North Central Minnesota Historical Center'''<br>The A. C. Clark Library<br> 1500 Birchmont Dr. NE #28<br> Bemidji, MN 56601-2699<br> Telephone: 218-755-3342<br>[http://www.bemidjistate.edu/library/ Website]<br><br>
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==== Family History Centers<br>  ====
 
==== Family History Centers<br>  ====
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{{Family History Centers Intro}}
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*[[Introduction to Family History Centers]]
  
*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]
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== Websites ==
 
 
== Web Sites ==
 
  
 
*[http://genforum.com/mn/koochiching/ Koochiching County, MN Genealogy Forum] (GenForum)  
 
*[http://genforum.com/mn/koochiching/ Koochiching County, MN Genealogy Forum] (GenForum)  
*{{FHL|Minnesota%2C+Koochiching|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}
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*{{FHL|Minnesota%2C+Koochiching|subject|disp=FamilySearch Catalog}}
  
 
== References  ==
 
== References  ==

Revision as of 13:08, 26 February 2020

Guide to Koochiching County, Minnesota ancestry, family history, and genealogy birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military records.

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Koochiching County, Minnesota
Map
Map of Minnesota highlighting Koochiching County
Location in the state of Minnesota
Map of the U.S. highlighting Minnesota
Location of Minnesota in the U.S.
Facts
Founded December 19, 1906
County Seat International Falls
Courthouse
Address Koochiching County Courthouse
715 4th Street
International Falls, MN 56649
Phone: 218.283.6260
Koochiching County Website


County Information[edit | edit source]

Description[edit | edit source]

The County was named for the Ojibway word meaning "neighbor lake and river" for Rainy Lake and Rainy River. The County is located in the north central area of the state. [1]

Koochiching County, Minnesota Record Dates[edit | edit source]

Known Beginning Dates for Major County Records[2]
Birth* Marriage Death* Court Land Probate Census
1907 1907 1907 1907 1907 1907 1836
Statewide registration started for births in 1900 and deaths in 1908. General compliance by 1915.

County Courthouse[edit | edit source]



Clerk District Court has birth, death,
divorce, court and probate records from 1907. [3]

History[edit | edit source]

Parent County[edit | edit source]

  • 1906--Koochiching County was created 19 December 1906 from Itasca County.  County seat: International Falls [4]
  • For a brief history of how Koochiching County was named, click here, then select Koochiching County.

Boundary Changes[edit | edit source]

Record Loss[edit | edit source]

There is no known history of courthouse disasters in this county.

Places/Localities[edit | edit source]

Populated Places[edit | edit source]

For a complete list of populated places, including small neighborhoods and suburbs, visit HomeTown Locator. The following are the most historically and genealogically relevant populated places in this county:[5]

Cities
Unincorporated communities
Census-designated places
Unorganized territories
Ghost towns
  • Rainy Lake City
  • Ridge
  • The Pines
  • Wayland


Neighboring Counties[edit | edit source]

Resources[edit | edit source]

Cemeteries[edit | edit source]

Tombstone Transcriptions Online Tombstone Transcriptions in Print List of Cemeteries in the county
Findagrave.com Family History Library Findagrave.com
USGenWeb Billion Graves
MNGenWeb Archives
Tombstone Project
MNInterment
EPodunk
Billion Graves
See Minnesota Cemeteries for more information.

Census[edit | edit source]

State Census

Church[edit | edit source]

Most church records are held by individual churches. For contact information, check a phone directory, such as SearchBug or Dex Knows. Some denominations are gathering their records into a central repository. For more information about these major repositories, see Minnesota Church Records.


Lutheran[edit | edit source]

Bethania Lutheran Church, Marjie

  • Records of Bethania Lutheran Church, Marjie, in Evangelical Lutheran Church in America database at Archives.com ($).[6]

Trinity Lutheran Church, Gemmell

  • Records of Trinity Lutheran Church, Gemmell, in Evangelical Lutheran Church in America database at Archives.com ($).[6]

Court[edit | edit source]

Emigration and Immigration[edit | edit source]

Land[edit | edit source]

The county register of deeds keeps land records once the land was transferred to private ownership. Abstracts and indexes for these records are generally available at the county courthouse.

Land records for Minnesota are listed in the Place Search of the FamilySearch Catalog under:

MINNESOTA, Koochiching – LAND AND PROPERTY


Local Histories[edit | edit source]

Local histories are available for Koochiching County, Minnesota Genealogy. County histories may include biographies, church, school and government history, and military information. For more information about local histories, see the wiki page section Minnesota Local Histories.

Maps[edit | edit source]

Lake of the Woods CountyBeltrami CountyItasca CountySt. Louis CountyOntarioMN KOOCHICHING.PNG
Click a neighboring county
for more resources


Military[edit | edit source]

World War II[edit | edit source]

Naturalization and Citizenship[edit | edit source]

Newspapers[edit | edit source]

Additional newspapers abstracts can sometimes be found using search phrases such as Koochiching County, Minnesota Genealogy newspapers in online catalogs like:

Obituaries[edit | edit source]

Probate[edit | edit source]

Probate records may include, wills, bonds, petitions, accounts, inventories, administrations, orders, decrees, and distributions. They may include the decedent’s date of death, names of his or her spouse, children, parents, siblings, in-laws, etc. See Minnesota Probate Records for additional information.


Online Probate Records

Taxation[edit | edit source]

Minnesota tax records complement land records and can be used in place of censuses before 1820 or to supplement the years between censuses. Because only persons who owned taxable property were listed, many residents were not included in tax lists. There may also be gaps of several years in the tax records of some counties. For more information, see the wiki page Minnesota Taxation.


Vital Records[edit | edit source]

Vital Records consist of births, adoptions, marriages, divorces, and deaths recorded on registers, certificates, and documents.

A copy or an extract of most original records can be purchased from the Minnesota State Registrar of Vital Records, the County Clerk's office of the county where the event occurred], order electronically online ($) or download an application for Minnesota Birth Certificate and Death Certificates Applications to mail.

See also Minnesota Vital Records or How to order Minnesota Vital Records. For information about restrictions and costs for certificates, see the CDC Where to Write for Vital Records site.


Birth[edit | edit source]
Marriage[edit | edit source]
Death[edit | edit source]


Societies and Libraries[edit | edit source]

Koochiching County Historical Society
PO Box 1147
214 6th Ave
International Falls MN
Telephone: 218-283-4316

North Central Minnesota Historical Center
The A. C. Clark Library
1500 Birchmont Dr. NE #28
Bemidji, MN 56601-2699
Telephone: 218-755-3342
Website



Family History Centers
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Family History Centers provide one-on-one assistance and free access to premium genealogical websites. In addition, many centers have free how-to genealogy classes.

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References[edit | edit source]

  1. Wikipedia contributors, "Koochiching County, Minnesota" in https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Koochiching_County,_Minnesota accessed 13 Nov 2018
  2. Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Koochiching County, Minnesota. Page 362-370 At various libraries (WorldCat); FHL Book 973 D27e 2002; Alice Eichholz, ed. Ancestry’s Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources, Third ed. (Provo, Utah: Ancestry, 2004), 362-365.
  3. Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Koochiching County, Minnesota page 365, At various libraries (WorldCat); FHL Book 973 D27e 2002.
  4. The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).
  5. Wikipedia contributors, "Koochiching County, Minnesota," in Wikipedia: the Free Encyclopedia, https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Koochiching_County%2C_Minnesota, accessed 03 February 2020.
  6. 6.0 6.1 "Evangelical Lutheran Church in America: An Inventory of Selected Congregational Records of the American Lutheran Church in Minnesota at the Minnesota Historical Society," Collection Finding Aids, Minnesota Historical Society, http://www.mnhs.org/library/findaids/01009.xml, accessed 10 June 2013.