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

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Sibley County, Minnesota
Map
Map of Minnesota highlighting Sibley County
Location in the state of Minnesota
Map of the U.S. highlighting Minnesota
Location of Minnesota in the U.S.
Facts
Founded March 5, 1853
County Seat Gaylord
Courthouse
Address Sibley County Courthouse
400 Court St
PO Box 44
Gaylord, MN 55334
Phone: 507.237.4080
Sibley County Website

Contents

County Courthouse



Court Adminstration has birth, death and divorce records from 1860,
marriage records from 1856, probate and court records from 1870.
County Recorder has land records from 1855. [1]

History

Parent County

  • 1853--Sibley County was created 5 March 1853 from Dakota County.  County seat: Gaylord [2]
  • For a brief history about Sibley County's name, click here, then select Sibley County.

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Civil War

Civil War service men from Sibley County served in various regiments. Men often joined a company (within a regiment) that originated in their county. Listed below are companies or regiments that were formed from men of Sibley County.

- 7th Regiment, Minnesota Infantry, Company H.
- 10th Regiment, Minnesota Infantry, Company I.
- Brackett's Battalion, Minnesota Cavalry, Company A.

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), Sibley County, Minnesota page 368, 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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