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  • General Ransom County:
    • Ransom County History by S. M. Thorfinnson (1976) - Dan Boyle
    • The Early History of Ransom County - Including References to Sargent County 1835 - 1885. Printed by H. V. Arnold, Larimore, N. D., 1918. Mostly general history, geology, living conditions, etc. References several early pioneers. Mike Peterson.
    • Volume 14 of Cemeteries of North Dakota (Ransom County) - Dan Boyle
    • Ransom County Funeral Homes Records Project Index Dan Boyle
    • Ransom County Gazette Newspaper 1911-1937 Bob Nobis
      • no more than 2 names per request
        from 28 Sept 1911 through 8 April 1937 ONLY
        MUST include exact date for an event, and a full name
        Include in Subject line: "Ransom County Gazette Lookup"
        Newspaper covers marriage and obit information for most communities. Please DO NOT request birth information.
  • Lisbon:
    • Lisbon History 1890-1990 - - - author unknown -Dan Boyle
  • Sheldon:
    • Sheldon Community History - author unknown -Dan Boyle
  • Enderlin:
    • Enderlin High School Alumni Directory 1906-1966 - Dan Boyle
    • the Enderlin, North Dakota Diamond Jubilee, 1891-1966 book - Dan Boyle
    • the Enderlin Centennial 1891-1991 book - Dan Boyle
  • Family Histories:

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