Koochiching County, Minnesota

Genealogy Trails History Group
Genealogy and History
Volunteers Dedicated to Free Genealogy

Welcome to
Koochiching County, Minnesota Genealogy Trails!



County Information
Founded: December 19, 1906
Named for: Koochiching is an Ojibway word meaning "neighbor lake and river" for Rainy Lake and Rainy River.
County Seat: International Falls
It is next to the largest of the 87 counties, exceeded only by St. Louis County.
Koochiching is also next to the youngest in the state, having been created in 1906 after its residents voted to separate from Itasca county.

A portion of the Bois Forte Indian Reservation is in the county.


* * * * *
Genealogy Trails is a volunteer-based project dedicated to transcribing historical and genealogical data and placing it online for the free use of all researchers.

WANT TO HELP?
Koochiching County is available for adoption!


We're looking for folks who share our dedication to putting data online and are interested in helping this project be as successful as it can be. If your are interested in joining our group and hosting a county or transcribing data, please view our Volunteer Page for further information.

Check your attics!
Dust off your family scrapbooks,
We're looking for DATA for this site!!!
We welcome obituaries, family histories and news items,
just Email us us and your history will be added to these pages.

* * * NEW DATA ADDED REGULARLY * * *

. . . CHECK BACK OFTEN . . .

Search Koochiching County

search tips advanced search
site search by freefind

SEARCH OTHER GENEALOGY TRAILS SITES

Localities


Cities and Towns
* Big Falls * International Falls * Littlefork * Mizpah * Northome * Ranier

Unorganized
* Rainy Lake * East Koochiching * South Koochiching * Northome * Northwest Koochiching * Nett Lake

Unincorporated
* Birchdale * Bramble * Central * Craigville * Ericsburg * Forest Grove * Frontier * Gemmell
* Grand Falls * Indus * Island View * Lindford * Loman * Margie * Nett Lake * Pelland
* Pinetop * Rauch * Ray * Silverdale * Wildwood

Ghost Towns
* Border * Fairland * Falls Junction * Gates Corner * Jameson * Laurel
* Manitou * Nakoda * Rainy Lake City * Ridge * South International Falls * The Pines * Wayland

Online Data

Biographies Births
Businesses Cemeteries
Census Church News & History
Court Deaths
Families  
History Marriages
Military News
Obits People
Public Officials Schools
Towns and Townships Wedding Anniversaries

Website Updates

MARCH 2018
PEOPLE: Commissioner Noble submitted by Robin Line
FAMILIES: Jan (John) Polenik Family submitted by Marge Runnakko

FEBRUARY 2018
OFFICIALS: News-Hugh I. McIntosh, Hugh Vanettan, John P. Wall, P. A. Walsh, Thomas Bailey, Jr.
OFFICIALS: Rosters and Listings-1905-Mizpah Officers, 1918 Ouster Proceedings
MILITARY: Soldiers
MILITARY: WWI Casualties-Yale H. Squire, Mike Prokop

MAY 2017
OBITS : John Kolbe
NEWS-COMMUNITY : 1904-Mosquito Plague
NEWS-ILLNESS: Frank Whitford, Jr.
MARRIAGES : Zimmerman-Jensen, Cheek-Fraley
NEWS-VISIT/RELOCATE: Mrs. S. Watt, Walter Sharp, Martin Olson
CHURCH: News, 1882-Rev. H. J. Crist submitted by Robin Line
OBITS : James Kinnons, Ronald Gunderson submitted by Robin Line



Prior Updates

Don't Miss an Update!
Join our Upper MidwestMAILING LIST
and receive email notices when these States are updated:
North Dakota -- South Dakota -- Minnesota -- Wisconsin -- Michigan

Other Sites


ADJACENT COUNTIES
St. Louis County (east)
Itasca County (south)
Beltrami County (southwest)
Lake of the Woods County (northwest)


VISIT OUR MINNESOTA STATE SITE
where you can find Military Rosters, Patents and Inventions, State History,
Transportation History, Executions, Ghost Counties and other interesting facts.
Finding Minnesota Ancestors with Genealogy Trails


VISIT OUR NATIONAL GENEALOGY TRAILS SITE
for Native American, African American and Early American ancestry,
along with MUCH more, even recipes!
Genealogy Trails
All data on this website is © Copyright by Genealogy Trails
with full rights reserved for original submitters.