Redwood County, Minnesota Genealogy

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

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Redwood County, Minnesota
Map
Map of Minnesota highlighting Redwood County
Location in the state of Minnesota
Map of the U.S. highlighting Minnesota
Location of Minnesota in the U.S.
Facts
Founded November 4, 1862
County Seat Redwood Falls
Courthouse
Address Redwood County Courthouse
PO Box 130
Redwood Falls, MN 56283
Phone: 507.637.4032
Redwood County Website


County Courthouse

Court Administration has birth, marriage and 
death records from 1865, divorce records from 1871, 
probate records from 1877 and court records from 1867.
County Recorder has land records. [1] 

History

Parent County

  • 1862--Redwood County was created 4 November 1862 from Brown County.  County seat: Redwood Falls [2]
  • For a brief history of how Redwood County was named, click here, then select Redwood County.

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

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), Redwood 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).