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Guide to Watonwan County Minnesota genealogy. Birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military records.
|Watonwan County, Minnesota|
Location in the state of Minnesota
Location of Minnesota in the U.S.
|Founded||November 6, 1860|
|County Seat||St. James|
|Address|| Watonwan County Courthouse|
710 2nd Ave S
PO Box 518
St. James, MN 56081-0518
Watonwan County Website
Clerk District Court has birth, marriage and divorce records from 1863,
divorce and court records from 1865. Probate Judge has probate records.
Register of Deeds has land records. 
- 1860--Watonwan County was created 6 November 1860 from Brown County. County seat: St. James 
- For a brief history of how Watonwan County was named, click here. Then select Watonwan County.
Societies and Libraries
Family History Centers
- ↑ Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Stevens County, Minnesota page 369, At various libraries (WorldCat); FHL Book 973 D27e 2002.
- ↑ The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).