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== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
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Akron Township | Almond Township | Artichoke Township | Big Stone Township | Browns Valley Township | Foster Township | Graceville Township | Malta Township | Moonshine Township | Odessa Township | Ortonville Township | Otrey Township | Prior Township | Toqua Township  
 
Akron Township | Almond Township | Artichoke Township | Big Stone Township | Browns Valley Township | Foster Township | Graceville Township | Malta Township | Moonshine Township | Odessa Township | Ortonville Township | Otrey Township | Prior Township | Toqua Township  
  
 
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==== Neighboring Counties  ====
 
==== Neighboring Counties  ====
  
 
*[[Grant County, South Dakota|Grant County, South Dakota]]  
 
*[[Grant County, South Dakota|Grant County, South Dakota]]  
*[[Lac_qui_Parle_County,_Minnesota|Lac Qui Parle]]  
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*[[Lac qui Parle County, Minnesota|Lac Qui Parle]]  
*[[Roberts County, South Dakota|Roberts County, South Dakota]]<span id="fck_dom_range_temp_1231459182156_49"></span>  
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*[[Roberts County, South Dakota|Roberts County, South Dakota]]<span id="fck_dom_range_temp_1231459182156_49" />  
 
*[[Stevens County, Minnesota|Stevens]]  
 
*[[Stevens County, Minnesota|Stevens]]  
 
*[[Swift County, Minnesota|Swift]]  
 
*[[Swift County, Minnesota|Swift]]  
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== Web Sites  ==
 
== Web Sites  ==
  
*[http://genforum.com/mn/bigstone/ Big Stone County, MN Genealogy Forum] (GenForum)
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*[http://genforum.com/mn/bigstone/ Big Stone County, MN Genealogy Forum] (GenForum)  
 
*[http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=localitydetails&subject=201207&subject_disp=Minnesota%2C+Big+Stone&columns=*,0,0 Family History Library Catalog]
 
*[http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=localitydetails&subject=201207&subject_disp=Minnesota%2C+Big+Stone&columns=*,0,0 Family History Library Catalog]
  
 
== References  ==
 
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Revision as of 05:12, 26 August 2010

Template:Minnesota-stubUnited States > Minnesota > Big Stone County

County Courthouse

History

Parent County

  • 1862--Big Stone County was created 20 February 1862 from Pierce County, Eliminated 20 Feb 1862.  County seat: Ortonville [1]
  • For a brief history of how Big Stone County was named, click here, then select Big Stone County.

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Cities

Barry | Beardsley | Clinton | Correll | Graceville | Johnson | Odessa | Ortonville

Townships

Akron Township | Almond Township | Artichoke Township | Big Stone Township | Browns Valley Township | Foster Township | Graceville Township | Malta Township | Moonshine Township | Odessa Township | Ortonville Township | Otrey Township | Prior Township | Toqua Township

 

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Newspapers

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

Societies and Libraries

Web Sites

References

  1. The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).