Carver County, Minnesota Genealogy

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Template:Minnesota-stubUnited States > Minnesota > Carver County

County Courthouse

History

Parent County

  • 1855--Carver County was created 20 February 1855 from Hennepin and Sibley Counties. County seat: Chaska [1]
  • For a brief history of how Carver County was named, click here.  Then select Carver County.

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Cities

Carver | Chanhassen | Chaska | Cologne | Hamburg | Mayer | New Germany | Norwood Young | America | Victoria | Waconia | Watertown

Townships

Benton Township | Camden Township | Dahlgren Township  | Hancock Township | Hollywood Township | Laketown Township | San Francisco Township | Waconia Township | Watertown Township | Young America Township

Unincorporated

San Francisco

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Civil War

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.

Newspapers

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

Societies and Libraries

Family History Centers

Web Sites

References

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