Carver County, Minnesota Genealogy
Guide to Carver County Minnesota genealogy. Birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military records.
|Carver County, Minnesota|
Location in the state of Minnesota
Location of Minnesota in the U.S.
|Founded||February 20, 1855|
|Address|| Carver County Courthouse|
600 East 4th Street
Chaska, MN 55318
Carver County Website
- 1 County Courthouse
- 2 History
- 3 Places/Localities
- 4 Resources
- 5 Societies and Libraries
- 6 Web Sites
- 7 References
Court Administrator has divorce, probate and court records from 1856.
County Recorder has birth, marriage, death and land records from 1870. 
- 1855--Carver County was created 20 February 1855 from Hennepin and Sibley Counties. County seat: Chaska 
- For a brief history of how Carver County was named, click here. Then select Carver County.
Benton Township | Camden Township | Dahlgren Township | Hancock Township | Hollywood Township | Laketown Township | San Francisco Township | Waconia Township | Watertown Township | Young America Township
Civil War service men from Carver 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 Carver County.
- - 3rd Regiment, Minnesota Infantry, Company B.
- - 4th Regiment, Minnesota Infantry, Company A.
- - 5th Regiment, Minnesota Infantry, Companies D and E.
- - 6th Regiment, Minnesota Infantry, Company G.
- - 9th Regiment, Minnesota Infantry, Companies B and H.
Societies and Libraries
Family History Centers
- Carver County, MN Genealogy Forum (GenForum)
- Family History Library Catalog
- Carver County GenWeb
- Cyndi's List: Carver County
- Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Carver County, Minnesota page 362, At various libraries (WorldCat); FHL Book 973 D27e 2002.
- The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).