Cook County,



Look Ups


Look-ups are people with resources &/or materials of interest to genealogical researchers who are willing to look into those materials to help other researchers.  

  • If you own or have access to any information, documents, books, cemetery surveys, vital records, census records, telephone books, city directories, histories of your area or church, yearbooks, microfilm documents, libraries, family history centers,  or any other genealogical information for Cook County, Minnesota please consider helping out by being a Volunteer Look-Up.  We always need people to help in any way.   Please e-mail me: .  Please type COOK COUNTY  LOOKUP in the subject line and include your name, e-mail address, and in detail what materials & resources you have.  This information will be included on this page.

If you would like to request the help of a Cook County Look-Up Volunteer, please follow these guidelines:    

  1. Click on the name of the volunteer to bring up an e-mail form.
  2. Put COOK COUNTY LOOKUP in the subject line.
  3. Put the name of the reference or resource material you are requesting in your message.
  4. Limit your request to one or two specific names, dates, etc..
  5. Provide as much information as you can.
  6. Thank your volunteer for their time and effort!


Resource Material, Books


Records or Lookup Info 


Minnesota Geographic Names Minnesota in the Spanish American War and the Phillipine Insurrection    

Ray Marshall 

Cook County Cemetery Records, County Vital Statistics, Obituaries
Various info from the Cook Co Historical Society, photos, histories, etc.

Pat Zankman 

Cook County obit, certificate, or any other record that was needed from the Court House