Difference between revisions of "Rock County, Minnesota Genealogy"

From FamilySearch Wiki
Jump to: navigation, search
({{MNDC}})
(Added infobox)
Line 1: Line 1:
 
''[[United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Minnesota]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]'' '''Rock County'''  
 
''[[United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Minnesota]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]'' '''Rock County'''  
  
{{MNDC}}
+
{{MNDC}}
 +
 
 +
{{Infobox U.S. County
 +
| county = Rock County
 +
| county_map =
 +
| state = Minnesota
 +
| state_map = Minnesota.png
 +
| latd =
 +
| longd =
 +
| founded year = 1857
 +
| founded date = May 23
 +
| seat = Luverne
 +
| building image =
 +
| building address = Rock County Courthouse<br> 204 E Brown<br> PO Box 509 <br>Luverne, MN 56156-0509<br>Phone: 507.283.5060<br>[http://www.co.rock.mn.us/ '''Rock County Website'''] }}
  
 
== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
  
[http://www.co.rock.mn.us/ Rock County Courthouse]<br>204 E Brown; PO Box 509; <br>Luverne, MN 56156-0509<br>Phone: 507.283.5060<br><br>Clerk District Court has divorce and court records from 1872. <ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Rock County, Minnesota page 368, {{WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.</ref>  
+
Clerk District Court has divorce and court records from 1872. <ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Rock County, Minnesota page 368, {{WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.</ref>  
  
 
== History  ==
 
== History  ==

Revision as of 02:14, 10 April 2013

United States Gotoarrow.png Minnesota Gotoarrow.png Rock County

Hand and keyboard.jpg Minnesota
Online Records



Rock County, Minnesota
Map
Map of the U.S. highlighting Minnesota
Location of Minnesota in the U.S.
Facts
Founded May 23, 1857
County Seat Luverne
Courthouse
Address Rock County Courthouse
204 E Brown
PO Box 509
Luverne, MN 56156-0509
Phone: 507.283.5060
Rock County Website


County Courthouse

Clerk District Court has divorce and court records from 1872. [1]

History

Parent County

  • 1857--Rock County was created 23 May 1857 from Brown County. County seat: Luverne [2]
  • For a brief history of how Rock County was named, click here, then select Rock 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), Rock 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).