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''[[United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Minnesota]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]'' '''Chisago County'''  
 
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| founded year = 1851
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| building address = Chisago County Courthouse<br> 313 North Main Street<br>Center City, MN 55012<br>Phone: 651-257-1300<br>Phone: 612-213-0438<br>[http://www.co.chisago.mn.us/ '''Chisago County Website'''] }}
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== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
  
[http://www.co.chisago.mn.us/ Chisago County Government Center]<br>313 North Main Street<br>Center City, MN 55012<br>Phone: 651-257-1300<br>Phone: 612-213-0438<br>  
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Clerk District Court has birth and death records from 1870,<br>marriage records from 1852, court records from 1880 and divorce records; Probate Judge has probate records.<br> Register of Deeds has land records.<ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Chisago County, Minnesota page 363, {{WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.</ref>  
 
Clerk District Court has birth and death records from 1870,<br>marriage records from 1852, court records from 1880 and divorce records; Probate Judge has probate records.<br> Register of Deeds has land records.<ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Chisago County, Minnesota page 363, {{WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.</ref>  

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Chisago County, Minnesota
Map
Map of the U.S. highlighting Minnesota
Location of Minnesota in the U.S.
Facts
Founded March 31, 1851
County Seat Center City
Courthouse
Address Chisago County Courthouse
313 North Main Street
Center City, MN 55012
Phone: 651-257-1300
Phone: 612-213-0438
Chisago County Website


Hand and keyboard.jpg Minnesota
Online Records


County Courthouse


Clerk District Court has birth and death records from 1870,
marriage records from 1852, court records from 1880 and divorce records; Probate Judge has probate records.
Register of Deeds has land records.[1]

History

Parent County

1851--Chisago County was created 31 March 1851 from Washington and Ramsey Counties.

  • County seat: Center City [2]
  • For a brief history of how Chisago County was named, click here, then select Chisago County.

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Cities

Center City | Chisago City | Harris | Lindstrom | North Branch | Rush City | Shafer | Stacy | Taylors Falls | Wyoming

Townships

Amador Township | Chisago Lake Township | Fish Lake Township | Franconia Township | Lent Township | Nessel Township | Rushseba Township | Shafer Township | Sunrise Township | Wyoming Township

Unincorporated Communities

Almelund | Franconia | Palmdale | Rush Point | Stark | Sunrise

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Civil War

Civil War service men from Chisago 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 Chisago County.

- 1st Regiment, Minnesota Cavalry (Mounted Rangers), Company M.
- 1st Regiment, Minnesota Infantry, Company C.
- 7th Regiment, Minnesota Infantry, Company C.

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), Chisago County, Minnesota page 363, 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).