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== Places/Localities  ==
 
== Places/Localities  ==
  
==== Populated Places  ====
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==== Populated Places<ref>Stevens County Government Webpage. http://www.co.stevens.mn.us/index.aspx?nid=871 (accessed November 7, 2011).</ref>  ====
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===== Cities =====
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*Alberta
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*Chokio
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*Donnelly
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*Hancock
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*Morris
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===== Townships  =====
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*Baker
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*Darnen
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*Donnelly
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*Eldorado
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*Everglade
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*Framnas
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*Hodges
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*Horton
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*Moore
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*Morris
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*Pepperton
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*Rendsville
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*Scott
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*Stevens
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*Swan Lake
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*Synnes
  
 
==== Neighboring Counties  ====
 
==== Neighboring Counties  ====
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==== Cemeteries  ====
 
==== Cemeteries  ====
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The Stevens County Historical Society has a free cemetery transcription database available [http://cemeteries.stevenshistorymuseum.com/pub/home.php here].
  
 
==== Church  ====
 
==== Church  ====
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==== Military  ====
 
==== Military  ====
  
==== Newspapers<ref>Minnesota Historical Society Library Catalogue: Stevens County Newspapers. http://mnhs.mnpals.net/F/EPR3BN3GQDS2N8QYT7LATNLQYYAQAQ7RYS84XN6H67KNCYVFT3-63997?func=find-acc&amp;amp;amp;amp;acc_sequence=082018474 (accessed November 7, 2011).</ref>  ====
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==== Newspapers<ref>Minnesota Historical Society Library Catalogue: Stevens County Newspapers. http://mnhs.mnpals.net/F/EPR3BN3GQDS2N8QYT7LATNLQYYAQAQ7RYS84XN6H67KNCYVFT3-63997?func=find-acc&amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;acc_sequence=082018474 (accessed November 7, 2011).</ref>  ====
  
 
*[http://www.morrissuntribune.com/ Morris Sun Tribune] ( July 2000-Current; Weekly, Semi-Weekly)<br>  
 
*[http://www.morrissuntribune.com/ Morris Sun Tribune] ( July 2000-Current; Weekly, Semi-Weekly)<br>  
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*Stevens County Review ( 1900 [?]- After March 1904 [?]; Weekly)<br>
 
*Stevens County Review ( 1900 [?]- After March 1904 [?]; Weekly)<br>
  
[http://www.chokioreview.com/about.html History of The Chokio Review]
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[http://www.chokioreview.com/about.html History of The Chokio Review]  
  
 
==== Probate  ====
 
==== Probate  ====
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==== Vital Records  ====
 
==== Vital Records  ====
  
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== Societies and Libraries  ==
 
== Societies and Libraries  ==
  
==== Family History Centers<br> ====
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==== Family History Centers<br> ====
  
 
*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]
 
*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]
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*[http://genforum.com/mn/stevens/ Stevens County, MN Genealogy Forum] (GenForum)  
 
*[http://genforum.com/mn/stevens/ Stevens County, MN Genealogy Forum] (GenForum)  
 
*{{FHL|Minnesota%2C+Stevens|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}&nbsp;  
 
*{{FHL|Minnesota%2C+Stevens|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}&nbsp;  
*[http://www.stevenshistorymuseum.com/ Stevens County Historical Society]
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*[http://www.stevenshistorymuseum.com/ Stevens County Historical Society]
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*[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~mnsteven/newindex.htm Stevens County GenWeb]
  
 
'''A wiki article describing an online collection is found at:'''  
 
'''A wiki article describing an online collection is found at:'''  
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Revision as of 01:26, 8 November 2011

Template:Minnesota-stubUnited States > Minnesota > Stevens County

County Courthouse

History

Parent County

1862--Stevens County was created 20 February 1862 from Pierce (Eliminated 20 Feb 1862) County and unorganized territory.
County seat: Morris [1]

  • For a brief history of how Stevens County was named, click here, then select Stevens County.

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places[2]

Cities
  • Alberta
  • Chokio
  • Donnelly
  • Hancock
  • Morris
Townships
  • Baker
  • Darnen
  • Donnelly
  • Eldorado
  • Everglade
  • Framnas
  • Hodges
  • Horton
  • Moore
  • Morris
  • Pepperton
  • Rendsville
  • Scott
  • Stevens
  • Swan Lake
  • Synnes

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

The Stevens County Historical Society has a free cemetery transcription database available here.

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Newspapers[3]

  • Morris Sun Tribune ( July 2000-Current; Weekly, Semi-Weekly)
  • Morris Tribune ( 1880-June 2000; Weekly)
  • The Morris Sun ( January 1895-June 2000; Weekly)
  • The Sun ( October 1882-January 1895; Weekly)
  • The Hancock Record ( September 1982-Current; Weekly)
  • The Hancock Record and Cyrus Dispatch ( November 1978-August 1982; Weekly)
  • Hancock Record ( February 1899-October 1978; Weekly)
  • The Morris Times ( June 1900-January 1906; Weekly)
  • The Republican Times (September 1898 [?]-May 1900 [?]; Weekly)
  • The Chokio Review ( 1913 [?]- Current; Weekly)
  • The Chokio Times ( February 1897-September 1898; Weekly)
  • The Morris Journal ( August 1882-1883 [?]; Weekly)
  • Stevens County Tribune ( June 1877 [?]- April 1880 [?]; Weekly)
  • Frontier Business ( August 1876-September 1876 [?]; Weekly)
  • The Donnelly Star ( 1915 [?]-August 1918 [?]; Weekly)
  • Stevens County Review ( 1900 [?]- After March 1904 [?]; Weekly)

History of The Chokio Review

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records


Societies and Libraries

Family History Centers

Web Sites

A wiki article describing an online collection is found at:

Minnesota, Stevens County Genealogical Society Records (FamilySearch Historical Records)

References

  1. The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).
  2. Stevens County Government Webpage. http://www.co.stevens.mn.us/index.aspx?nid=871 (accessed November 7, 2011).
  3. Minnesota Historical Society Library Catalogue: Stevens County Newspapers. http://mnhs.mnpals.net/F/EPR3BN3GQDS2N8QYT7LATNLQYYAQAQ7RYS84XN6H67KNCYVFT3-63997?func=find-acc&amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;acc_sequence=082018474 (accessed November 7, 2011).