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Guide to Lyon County Minnesota genealogy. Birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military records.

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Lyon County, Minnesota
Map
Map of Minnesota highlighting Lyon County
Location in the state of Minnesota
Map of the U.S. highlighting Minnesota
Location of Minnesota in the U.S.
Facts
Founded November 2, 1869
County Seat Marshall
Courthouse
Address Lyon County Courthouse
607 W Main
Marshall, MN 56258-3021
Phone: 507.537.6722
Lyon County Website

Contents

County Courthouse

Clerk District Court has birth and death records from 1874,
marriage records from 1872, divorce, probate and court records from 1880.
County Recorder has land records. [1]

History

Parent County

  • 1869--Lyon County was created 2 November 1869 from Redwood County. County seat: Marshall [2]
  • For a brief history of how Lyon County was named, click here, then select Lyon County.

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

For a list of cities and towns go to hometownlocator.com or wikipedia.com.

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Newspapers

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

Societies and Libraries

Family History Centers

Web Sites

References

  1. Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Lyon County, Minnesota page 365, At various libraries (WorldCat); FHL Book 973 D27e 2002.
  2. The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).

 

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