Beltrami County, Minnesota Genealogy Guide

Beltrami County, Minnesota (Map It) was created on February 28, 1866 (Organized in 1897) from Itasca County, Pembina County, Polk County & Unorganized Territory. The county was named in honor of Giacomo Costantino Beltrami, Italian explorer. Explored northern reaches of Mississippi River, 1823. Learn More About State of Minnesota History

Beltrami County is bordered by Lake of the Woods County (north), Koochiching County (northeast), Itasca County (east), Cass County (southeast), Hubbard County (south), Clearwater County (southwest), Pennington County (west), Marshall County (west), Roseau County (northwest).

Beltrami County Cities and Towns include Bemidji, Blackduck, Funkley, Kelliher, Solway, Tenstrike, Turtle River, Wilton.

Beltrami County Townships include Alaska, Battle, Bemidji, Benville, Birch, Buzzle, Cormant, Durand, Eckles, Frohn, Grant Valley, Hagali, Hamre, Hines, Hornet, Jones, Kelliher, Lammers, Langor, Lee, Liberty, Maple Ridge, Minnie, Moose Lake, Nebish, Northern, O'Brien, Port Hope, Puposky, Quiring, Roosevelt, Shooks, Shotley, Spruce Grove, Steenerson, Sugar Bush, Summit, Taylor, Ten Lake, Turtle Lake, Turtle River, Waskish, Woodrow Townships.

A Map of Beltrami County, Minnesota contains detailed information about roads and boundaries, these maps may include rural communities, churches, and cemeteries.

Beltrami County, Minnesota Courthouse Records

Beltrami County, Minnesota Courthouse
Beltrami County, MN Courthouse

The Beltrami County Courthouse is located in Bemidji, Minnesota. At some time Beltrami County was attached to Becker County for county and or judicial purposes. Some early records may be found there. Learn More About State of Minnesota Court, Tax, Land and Probate Records.

Please contact the each clerk's department to confirm mailing address, hours, fees and other information before visiting or requesting information because contact information sometimes changes.  The Clerk's Office DOES NOT DO RESEARCH.  The documents are available to interested parties, barring confidential issues.  Most staff will assist people in finding the materials, but it is up to the individual to do the research.

The following dates indicates what vital, land, probate, and court records are in Beltrami county. The date listed for each category of record is usually the earliest registration filed. The earliest date does not indicate that there are numerous records for that year and does not mean that all such events were actually registered.

  • Beltrami County Recorder has Birth / Death Records from 1896, Marriage Records from 1897 and Land Records from 1874. The County Recorder is responsible for all the real estate records for properties located in the County. Permanent records of deeds, mortgages and other various real estate records are recorded/filed in this office. As Local Registrar, the office protects and issues certified copies of Birth and Death records, Marriage Certificates & Military Discharge Records.
  • Beltrami County Court Administrator has Probate Records from 1896 and Court Records from 1897. The County Court Administrator maintains court files for Civil, Criminal, Traffic, Probate, Conciliation, Juvenile, Tax and Family Court matters.
  • Beltrami County Treasurers Office is responsible for keeping a complete accounting of all monies collected and expended by all the county departments. This includes the investing of available funds and accurately distributing the interest received. The department is also responsible for the collection of taxes and distribution to the various taxing entities within the County.

Beltrami County, Minnesota Census Records

Beltrami County, Minnesota Vital Records

Beltrami County, Minnesota Resources

Beltrami County, Minnesota External Links

0 Shares
Share
Tweet
+1
Pin
Reddit
Stumble