Beltrami County, Minnesota Records
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.
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, 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.
The Clerk's Office DOES NOT DO RESEARCH. 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 record is usually the earliest registration filed. The date does not indicate that there are alot records for that year and does not mean that all such events were actually filed with the clerk.
- 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
- Learn More: State of Minnesota Census Records
- U.S. Federal Population Schedules: 1850 (territory), 1860, 1870, 1880 (free index), 1890 (fragmented), 1900, 1910, 1920, 1930, 1940
- State Census Reconstructed Records: 1835-1890
- State Population Schedules: Territorial and State Censuses, 1849-1905
- U.S. Federal Census Mortality Schedules: 1850, 1860, 1870 and 1880
- Selected U.S. Federal Census Agriculture Schedules: 1850, 1860, 1870 and 1880
- Selected U.S. Federal Census Industry Schedules: 1850, 1860, 1870 and 1880
- Union Veterans Schedules: 1890
Beltrami County, Minnesota Vital Records
- Learn More: State of Minnesota Vital Records
- Birth Records: from January 1900 to present
- Marriage Records: None Check with the Local County Registrar
- Divorce Records: None Check with the Local County Registrar
- Death Records: from January 1908 to present
- Locations: Minnesota Office of Vital Statistics, P.O. Box 64882, St. Paul, MN 55164; (651) 201-5970
- Vital Records Online: USAVital or Social Security Death Index
- Vital Records by Mail: Birth Certificate, Death Certificates Applications.
Beltrami County, Minnesota Resources
- State of Minnesota Archives and Societies
- RAOGK Volunteers for Minnesota
- Beltrami County Historical Society
- Blackduck Area History and Arts Center
- Beltrami County, Minnesota Message Boards
- Beltrami County, Minnesota Genealogy Forum
Beltrami County, Minnesota External Links
- Minnesota Historical Newspapers - Newspapers.com
- Beltrami County, Minnesota Books - Amazon
- Beltrami Co., Minnesota - FindaGrave
- Minnesota Indexed Historical Records - Familysearch
- Beltrami County, Minnesota Links - Cyndi's List
- Historical Newspapers from Minnesota (1849 - 1922)
- Beltrami Co. MNGenweb
- Beltrami County, Minnesota Ancestry Database Collections
- Beltrami County, Minnesota Military Records