Lookup Public Records in Steele CountyNorth Dakota. Including Vital Birth and Death Records, Deeds, Probate, Property Records, Mortgages, Liens, Judgments, Marriage Licenses, Voter Registrar, Payroll, Military Discharges.

Steele County, North Dakota Overview

Steele County is located in the U.S. state of North Dakota. The county was formed in 1883 and named after Edward H. Steele, secretary-treasurer of the Red River Land Company. The county seat is Finley. According to the U.S. Census Bureau of 2016, the county has a population of approximately 1,962 people. According to the U.S. Census Bureau, the county has a total area of 715 square miles of which 712 square miles is land and 3.2 square miles is water. Steele County borders the following counties: Grand Forks County to the north; Traill County to the east; Cass County to the southeast; Barnes County to the southwest; Griggs County to the west and Nelson County to the northeast.Steele County has 11 zip codes. The zip codes are 58212, 58016, 58230, 58035, 58240, 58046, 58056, 58267, 58064, 58274 and 58277. The most populated zip code is 58230.

Steele County Clerk of Court/Recording’s Office Information

In Steele County, the Recording’s Office is combined with the position of the Clerk of Court. The primary administrative duties of the Clerk of Court include: maintenance of criminal and civil case records, updating the court docket and processing judgments. This office handles all felony criminal cases, domestic relations cases and civil cases. Other services provided by the Clerk of Court include: probate, guardianship/conservatorship, name changes, child support restraining orders and small claims, issuing marriage licenses, and processing passport applications.

Meanwhile, the Recording Office is responsible for filing and recording documents that pertain to personal real property. This office is also required to maintain a permanent record of documents which can include but is not limited to: deeds, mortgages, leases, easements, plats, crop liens, and a variety of other miscellaneous instruments. Other duties of the County Recorder include maintaining non-judicial records, issuing marriage licenses, and officiating civil marriage ceremonies.

The complete filing/recording fee schedule of the Recording Office can be found in the following link:

Steele County Clerk of Court/Recording’s Office Website:

The mailing address of the Steele County Clerk of Court/Recording’s Office is:

P.O. Box 296
Finley, ND 58230-0296
Email: mnewman@nd.gov
Phone: (701) 524-2152
Office Hours: Monday – Friday, 8:00 AM – 4:30 PM.

Michelle Newman is the Clerk of District Court/Recorder of SteeleCounty. She can be contacted at (701) 524-2152 or emailed at mnewman@nd.gov

Steele County Clerk of Courts/Recording’s Office Staff:

Aurora Moore, Deputy Clerk of Court and Deputy Recorder
Email: amoore@nd.gov

Steele, ND Genealogy and Ancestry Records
Source: U.S. Census Bureau, USA Counties Data File Downloads
Total Ancestries Reported 2005-20092,493
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - United States or American - 2005-200932
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Arab - 2005-20090
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - British - 2005-20090
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Czech - 2005-200936
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Danish - 2005-200928
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Dutch - 2005-20097
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - English - 2005-200997
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - European - 2005-20090
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - French (except Basque) - 2005-200931
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - French Canadian - 2005-20095
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - German - 2005-2009624
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Greek - 2005-20090
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Hungarian - 2005-200914
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Irish - 2005-200983
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Italian - 2005-20094
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Lithuanian - 2005-20090
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Norwegian - 2005-20091,163
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Polish - 2005-200925
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Portuguese - 2005-20090
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Russian - 2005-200917
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Scotch-Irish - 2005-20090
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Scottish - 2005-200951
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Slovak - 2005-20090
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Subsaharan African - 2005-20090
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Swedish - 2005-2009107
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Swiss - 2005-20094
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Ukrainian - 2005-20090
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Welsh - 2005-20090
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups) - 2005-20090
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Other Groups - 2005-200961

Steele County Recorder’s Office
County Government Office

Address: 201 Washington Ave, Finley, ND 58230, United States
Phone: 701-524-2152

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