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Mountrail County History

Created by the 1873 territorial legislature, the county was named for a Metis voyageur, Joseph Mountraille.
The 1891 state legislature eliminated the county. It was re-established as Mountrail when Ward was partitioned through the 1908 November general election. Government organized: January 29, 1909.
County Seat: Stanley, 1909-present.
Area 1824 square miles.
2000 population -- 6,631.
County & Regional Information Sources and Databases

Rootsweb's Mountrail Co. ND Resource Page

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11 September 2001            
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