Welcome to Red Lake County
Minnesota

Finding Ancestors wherever their trails led with Genealogy Trails History Group

Minnesota Genealogy and History

Genealogy and History

part of the Genealogy Trails Family

Volunteers Dedicated to Free Genealogy

Our goal is to help you track your ancestors through time by transcribing genealogical and historical data and placing it online for the free use of all researchers.



* * * SEARCH RED LAKE COUNTY * * *

This website is available for adoption!

We're looking for folks who share our dedication to keeping Genealogy free and are interested in helping this project be as successful as we can make it.
If you are interested in joining our group by hosting one of the available county websites, view our Volunteer Page for further information about us.
[A desire to transcribe data and knowledge of how to make a basic webpage is required.]


DONATE YOUR DATA!
We welcome any information you may wish to provide for the free research of others.
So, dust off those old scrapbooks in your attic, dig out those old newspapers, or anything else you feel is of interest to this County, and send them our way. We are looking for obituaries, newspaper stories, biographies, Birth, Death and Marriage records, as well as interesting newspaper tidbits from years gone past - the items YOU used to put together your family trees. If you have information that you'd like to share with us on the history of this county and its people, please SEND IT TO US and we'll make sure it is posted online.

We regret that we are unable to perform personal research for you.
All data we come across is added to this site, so please keep checking back!



County Information
Created 1896

Parent County: Polk

Named for the Red Lake River

County Seat
Red Lake Falls


Townships

Cities

Browns Creek Township
Emardville Township
Equality Township
Garnes Township
Gervais Township
Lake Pleasant Township
Lambert Township

Louisville Township
Poplar River Township
Red Lake Falls Township
River Township
Terrebonne Township
Wylie Township

Brooks
Oklee
Plummer
Red Lake Falls

There are several vestiges of unincorporated villages that were once important service centers. These areas have been losing their population until today there are only a few people living in each of them. These sites (now in some cases no longer recognizable as villages of any size) are: Terrebonne, Dorothy, Roland, Wylie, Huot, and Marcoux Corner.


Online Data

Biographies
Births
Cemeteries
Census
Church Histories
County Records
Death Records
Family Bible
County History
Marriages
Military
Miscellaneous Data
Newspaper Data
Obituaries
School Records
Wills and Probate
Website Updates:

FEBRUARY 2015
OBITS: Mrs. James Bobeau, Karin Waestad
BIOS: Frank Jeffers
NEWS-PEOPLE: John Peterson, Clarence Lynch, Erling Thoen, Mrs. Gunover Nessland
NEWS-SICK: Ernest Hegland
NEWS-CRIME: Knut Evje Murdered, 1920-Frank Plante Surrenders
NEWS-RELOCATE: Mrs. H. N. Johnson, Fred Lende

OCTOBER 2014
OBITS: Halvor Nesland, Knute Nesland, Tille Sannes, Deymonaz Child
VISIT: Mrs. Gordon MacDougall, Mrs. O. E. Soland, Gina Slettvedt

Prior Updates





SEARCH OUR SITES



Join our Genealogy Trails Upper Midwestern States Mailing List
to get email notices when our county sites are updated.

For the Upper Midwest States of :
North Dakota -- South Dakota -- Minnesota -- Wisconsin -- Michigan




Adjacent Counties
Pennington County (north)
Polk County (east, south, and west)

VISIT THE NATIONAL SITE
Genealogy Trails History Group
OF GENEALOGY TRAILS

Visit
Finding Minnesota Ancestors with Genealogy Trails
MINNESOTA STATE PAGE




Copyright ©Genealogy Trails 2015
All data on this website is Copyright by Genealogy Trails with full rights reserved for original submitters.