The following links may be of assistance to you. Please contact us if we may help you in your research.

Links to Historical & Informational Websites in Ramsey County

RCHS does not carry birth, marriage, death or burial certificates, and the collection does not contain census records or naturalization records.

Some of these items can be found at the Minnesota Historical Society’s Library at 345 Kellogg Blvd. West in St. Paul. Visit their People Finder or call 651-296-2143. Also see the links below in the Genealogy section for help in finding those records.

Records are also held within the St. Paul & Ramsey County Department of Public Health. The Birth, Death or Marriage records are from 1870 to present (approx.) There is a cost involved in retrieving these records. For more information on the county’s birth & death records, call 651-266-1333.

Local Historical Society Websites

Minnesota Historical Society
Hennepin History Museum
Washington County Historical Society
Dakota County Historical Society
White Bear Lake Area Historical Society
Cass Gilbert Society

Local Tourism Websites

Saint Paul Convention & Visitor Bureau
Roseville Visitors Association
Explore Minnesota

Local Government Websites

Ramsey County
City of Saint Paul

Preservation Websites

St Paul Heritage Preservation Committee
Preservation Alliance of Minnesota
Minnesota’s State Historic Preservation Office (SHPO)
Twin Cities Bungalow Club

Genealogy Websites

Family Search An Online Genealogy Resource
Minnesota Genealogical Society
Find a Grave
MHS People Finder (Database with Birth and Death Certificates, Veteran’s Grave registrations, Census records, etc.)
Ancestry.com Family Tree Creator

Other Research Libraries

Northwest Architectural Archives
Minnesota Historical Society Library
Hamline University Archive
Luther Seminary Archives
St. Paul Public Library’s St. Paul Collection

Other Helpful Websites

National Register of Historic Places in Minnesota
Landmark Center
Saint Paul Winter Carnival
Minnesota Transportation Museum
Star Tribune’s Yesterday’s News
Ramsey County Resource Center-Real Estate Records