Kidder County, North Dakota Area Information

Area Coordinator:  Area Coordinator Needed

Date Formed: Established 1873 and Organized 1881.

County Seat: Steele, 1881-present.

Cities, townships and historical communities:
CITIES: Crystal Springs, Dawson, Ladoga, Lake Williams, Pettibone, Robinson, Steele, Tappen, Tuttle.

TOWNSHIPS: Allen, Atwood, Baker, Buckeye, Bunker, Chestina, Clear Lake, Crown Hill, Crystal Springs, Excelsior, Frettim, Graf, Haynes, Kickapoo, Lake Williams, Manning, Merkel, Northwest, Peace, Petersville, Pettibone, Pleasant Hill, Quinby, Rexine, Robinson, Sibley, Stewart, Tanner, Tappen, Tuttle, Valley, Vernon, Wallace, Weiser, Westford, Williams, Woodlawn.

Books: (These books are available at GRHS headquarters)

  • American Lutheran Church, Trinity, Napoleon, North Dakota, Glueckstal, Tappen, North Dakota.
  • Atlas of Kidder County, North Dakota  by Midland Atlas Company, Inc. (Milbank, South Dakota)
  • Cemeteries of Kidder County North Dakota  by George L. Barron. (1996)
  • Church record of the Evangelical United Brethren Church of the Tappen - Medina field of the North Dakota Conference, 1950-1959
  • Dawson Centennial 1880-1980 the first 100 years
  • Diamond Jubilee. 1881-1956, Steele, North Dakota
  • Golden Anniversary Service, September 5-7, 1958, Salem Evangelical United Brethern Church, Tuttle, North Dakota
  • Golden Jubilee, Robinson, North Dakota by History Committee of the Robinson Jubilee
  • 125th birthday, 1878-2003, Tappen, North Dakota by Tappen (North Dakota) History Book Committee
  • Pettibone, North Dakota, 1910-1960 by Hazel Stuart
  • Pettibone, North Dakota 1910-1960 by Pettibone Golden Jubilee Committee
  • St. Petri Scandinavian Lutheran Church, rural Tuttle, North Dakota by Bismarck-Mandan Genealogical and Historical Society
  • Salem Evangelical United Brethren Church, dedication program, Tuttle, North Dakota
  • Seventieth Anniversary Glueckstal Lutheran Church, Kidder County, Tappen, North Dakota, 1908-1978 by Glueckstal Lutheran Church
  • Seventy-fifth anniversary Glueckstal Lutheran Church, Kidder County, Tappen, North Dakota, 1908-1983 by Glueckstal Lutheran Church
  • 75th Anniversary Tuttle, North Dakota
  • Sixtieth Anniversary, 1908-1968, Glueckstal Lutheran Church, Tappen, North Dakota
  • Tappen centennial, 1878-1978: 100 years of progress
  • Tappen, 1878-1966; eighty-eight years of progress. [For Members OnlyIndex for book ]
  • Tuttle High School alumni reunion class of 1920-1952, Tuttle, North Dakota 58488, June 22, 1986
  • Tuttle, North Dakota, 50th anniversary, 1911-1961: a small town with a big welcome
  • Tuttle, North Dakota, 60th anniversary, 1911-1971
  • Zion Langedahl Lutheran Church, Tuttle, North Dakota (including a reprint of the 50th anniversary book)
  • Zion Lutheran Church. Fiftieth Anniversary Zion Lutheran Church, Petersville Township, Pettibone, North Dakota

City/Location Township

Sec/Twp/Range #

Allen Township Cemetery Abandoned Allen 26-140N-73W
Bethel Lutheran Church Cemetery Pursian Lake Baker 14-137N-74W
Bethany Lutheran Cemetery    Robinson Robinson 12-142N-72W
Buckeye Lutheran Cemetery Lake Williams Buckeye 34-141N-71W
Chestina Cemetery    Tuttle Chestina 10-141N-72W
Crystal Springs Cemetery Crystal Springs Crystal Springs 12-139N-70W
Dawson Cemetery Dawson Sibley 13-139N-72W
Enzminger Family Cemetery Abandoned Graf 18-137N-71W
Evang German Lutheran Zion #1 Pettibone Petersville 8-143N-70W
Evang Lutheran Zion - Langedahl Tuttle Tuttle 33-142N-74W
Evangelical Immanuel Cemetery Tuttle Tuttle 30-142N-74W
Fairview Cemetery Lake Williams Lake Williams 34-142N-71W
Fisher Cemetery - Tappen Tappen Westford 33-140N-71W
Friedens Cemetery North of Streeter Graf 9-137N-70W
Geloff Family (Private) Cherry Lake Haynes 1-141N-73W
Glueckstal Lutheran Cemetery     Peace 34-137N-70W
Holy Cross at Steele Steele Woodlawn 20-139N-73W
Holy Cross at Tuttle Tuttle Clear Lake 4-142N-73W
Kapp Family Cemetery Crystal Springs Williams 20-140N-70W
Kleve Cemetery Robinson Robinson 20-142N-72W
Koestler Cemetery Abandoned Liberty 12-138N-72W
Liberty Methodist Episcopal Abandoned Liberty 33-138N-72W
Lutheran Church Split Burial North of Streeter Graf 12-137N-70W
Methodist Episcopal Cemetery Abandoned Wallace 18-144N-71W
Peace Lutheran Church Cemetery    Graf 28-137N-70W
Pettibone Bethlehem Lutheran Pettibone Pettibone 22-142N-70W
Robinson SDA Church Cemetery Robinson Frettim 7-143N-71W
Saint Mary's Lake Williams Lake Williams Lake Williams 12-142N-71W
Saint Petri Lutheran Cemetery Tuttle Atwood 3-143N-73W
Seventh Day Adventist Cemetery     Rexin 26-140N-70W
Skudesness Lutheran Cemetery Langedahl Chestina 12-141N-72W
Tappen Cemetery Tappen Tappen 9-139N-71W
The Petersville Cemetery Pettibone Petersville 10-143N-70W
The Tuttle Cemetery Tuttle Tuttle 12-142N-74W
Weiser Cemetery    Weiser 9-141N-70W
Woodlawn Cemetery at Steele Steele Woodlawn 4-139N-73W
Zion Reformed Church Cemetery North of Streeter Graf 33-137N-70W
Zoar Evangelical Church Cemetery     Valley 27-138N-71W


Bethany Lutheran Church - Elca
216 Charles St, Robinson, ND 58478
(701) 392-8535
English Lutheran Church - Elca
307 Prairie St North, Tuttle, ND 58488
(701) 867-2528
Our Saviors Lutheran Church
104 North Main St, Pettibone, ND 58475
(701) 273-4862
St Francis de Sales Catholic Church
218 2nd St SW, Steele, ND 58482
(701) 475-2567
St Johns Evangelical Lutheran Church
255 Columbia Ave NE, Tappen, ND 58487
(701) 327-4271
Trinity Lutheran Church
203 Mitchell Ave S, Steele, ND 58482
(701) 475-2490
United Methodist Church
102 2nd St SW, Steele, ND 58482
(701) 475-2631


Homesteader BLM Records

Census Records:
1880 Images
1900 Images
1910 Images
1930 Images

Maps:GRHS Online Map Collection
1906 North Dakota
1921 North Dakota

Plat Maps:
1912 Index

For Members OnlySearch the Letter Archives for Towns in Kidder County

Websites relating to Kidder County:
Kidder County USGenWeb
Wikipedia, Kidder County, North Dakota