Genealogy Websites

This section provides links to several websites which contain indexes, databases, and other useful genealogical research information. These sites may prove useful to those doing research related to North Dakota residents or former residents. We invite recommendations from our users for additions to this listing.

North Dakota Death Index
This index from the North Dakota Department of Health Division of Vital Records will allow you to search for names and order certified copies of a death certificate.

North Dakota County Courthouse Address Information
This site lists address, telephone and fax numbers for Clerk of District Court, Recorder, County Sheriff and State's Attorney for every county in North Dakota.

North Dakota Division of Vital Records
Gives detailed information regarding obtaining certified copies of birth, death, fetal death, marriage and divorce records.

North Dakota GenWeb Project
Provides a single entry point for all counties in North Dakota where collected databases are stored and queries can be posted. The ND Archives page brings together, alphabetically by county, all available indexes, lists and databases.

Roots-L United States Resources: North Dakota
Serves as a detailed central listing of resources and websites for doing genealogical research in North Dakota.

Red River Valley Genealogical Society
The society, based in Fargo, N.D., provides individual research assistance, and it has mounted searchable databases to a number of funeral home records, including in Fargo, Carrington, Cooperstown, Finley, Page, and Wahpeton, N.D.

Social Security Death Index
Searchable database providing information on 70 million deceased Americans who received Social Security Administration payments.

Provides access to current telephone numbers and addresses for people and businesses across the United States.

The Digital Archive is a joint project of the National Archives of Norway, the regional archives of Bergen and the Department of History, University of Bergen. The site provides access to a wide array of genealogical material including searchable databases for the 1801, 1865 and 1900 national censuses, emigrations from Oslo, Bergen and Trondheim. The latest addition is the digitization of all parish records which include baptisms, marriages, confirmations, burials and people who moved in and out of the parish.

Odessa - A German-Russian Genealogical Library
Provides a browsable and searchable repository of research documents relating to German Russians.

Danish Emigration Archives
The archives serves as a center for research on Danes who emigrated, including a searchable database.

Statens Arkivers Arkivalieronline
Free access to digitized Danish parish registers and population censuses are available on this Danish State Archives site. Access requires that you fill out the requested information under "Brugerprofil" to gain a user id and password. You will also be required to download a software that allows you to view the images.

Minnesota Marriage Index
Database of Minnesota marriage records.

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