Koochiching County, Minnesota Genealogy Guide2016-06-22T18:22:04+00:00

Koochiching County, Minnesota Genealogy Guide

Koochiching County, Minnesota (Map It) was created on December 19, 1906 from Itasca County. The county was named for the Ojibway version of the Cree name for Rainy Lake and Rainy River. Learn More About State of Minnesota History

Koochiching County is bordered by Ontario Province, Canada (north), St. Louis County (southeast), Itasca County (south), Beltrami County (southwest), Lake of the Woods County (northwest).

Koochiching County Cities and Towns include Big Falls, International Falls, Littlefork, Mizpah, Northome, Ranier.

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

Koochiching County, Minnesota Courthouse Records

Koochiching County, Minnesota Courthouse
Koochiching County, MN Courthouse

The Koochiching County Courthouse is located in International Falls, Minnesota. 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 Koochiching 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.

  • Koochiching County Recorder has Birth / Death Records from 1906, Marriage Records from 1906 and Land Records from 1907. 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.
  • Koochiching County Court Administrator has Probate Records from 1907 and Court Records from 1907. The County Court Administrator maintains court files for Civil, Criminal, Traffic, Probate, Conciliation, Juvenile, Tax and Family Court matters.
  • Koochiching 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.

Koochiching County, Minnesota Census Records

Koochiching County, Minnesota Vital Records

Koochiching County, Minnesota Resources

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