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== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
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[http://www.co.dodge.mn.us/ Dodge County Courthouse]<br>22 East 6th Street<br>Mantorville, MN 55955<br>Phone: 507-635-6239<br>Phone: 507-635-6250 <br><br>Clerk District Court has birth, death, divorce and court records from 1870, <br>marriage records from 1865, probate records from 1858 and school records from 1917. <ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Dodge County, Minnesota page 363, {{WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.</ref>
  
 
== History  ==
 
== History  ==
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===== Cities  =====
 
===== Cities  =====
  
Blooming Prairie | Claremont | Dodge Center | Hayfield | Kasson | Mantorville | West Concord  
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[http://www.bloomingprairie.com/ Blooming Prairie] | [http://www.claremontmn.com/ Claremont] | [http://www.ci.dodgecenter.mn.us/ Dodge Center] | [http://www.hayfieldmn.com/ Hayfield] | [http://www.cityofkasson.com/ Kasson] | [http://www.mantorville.com/ Mantorville] | [http://www.westconcordmn.com/ West Concord]
  
 
===== Townships  =====
 
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*[http://www.dodgecohistorical.addr.com/Pioneer%20Certificates/index_pioneer.html Dodge County Pioneer&nbsp;Certificates]&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;An in-progress site of&nbsp;rosters of&nbsp;settlers who were county residents by 1875, giving vital information on each.&nbsp;  
 
*[http://www.dodgecohistorical.addr.com/Pioneer%20Certificates/index_pioneer.html Dodge County Pioneer&nbsp;Certificates]&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;An in-progress site of&nbsp;rosters of&nbsp;settlers who were county residents by 1875, giving vital information on each.&nbsp;  
*[http://www.co.dodge.mn.us/pdf/history.pdf Dodge County History Narrative]
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*[http://www.co.dodge.mn.us/pdf/history.pdf Dodge County History Narrative]
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*[http://oiseth.org/Ole_and_Lena:_genealogy/ Ole &amp; Lena]: the genealogy and local history of a Norwegian settlement (Dodge and Olmsted counties in Minnesota)
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*[http://oiseth.org/ Dodge, Olmsted Minnesota Norwegians]
  
 
==== Maps  ====
 
==== Maps  ====
  
==== Military ====
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==== Military ====
  
 
==== '''Civil War'''  ====
 
==== '''Civil War'''  ====
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Civil War service men from Dodge County served in various regiments. Men often joined a company (within a regiment) that originated in their county. Listed below are many companies or regiments that were formed from men of Dodge County.  
 
Civil War service men from Dodge County served in various regiments. Men often joined a company (within a regiment) that originated in their county. Listed below are many companies or regiments that were formed from men of Dodge County.  
  
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:- [[1st Regiment, Minnesota Cavalry (Mounted Rangers)|1st Regiment, Minnesota Cavalry (Mounted Rangers)]], Company M.
 
:- [[2nd Regiment, Minnesota Infantry|2nd Regiment, Minnesota Infantry]], Company C. <br>  
 
:- [[2nd Regiment, Minnesota Infantry|2nd Regiment, Minnesota Infantry]], Company C. <br>  
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:- [[2nd Regiment, Minnesota Cavalry|2nd Regiment, Minnesota Cavalry]], Company K.
 
:- [[3rd Regiment, Minnesota Infantry|3rd Regiment, Minnesota Infantry]], Company E.  
 
:- [[3rd Regiment, Minnesota Infantry|3rd Regiment, Minnesota Infantry]], Company E.  
:- [[5th Regiment, Minnesota Infantry|5th Regiment, Minnesota Infantry]], Company A.
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:- [[5th Regiment, Minnesota Infantry|5th Regiment, Minnesota Infantry]], Company A.
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:- [[10th Regiment, Minnesota Infantry|10th Regiment, Minnesota Infantry]], Company B.
  
 
==== Newspapers  ====
 
==== Newspapers  ====
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*[http://www.dodgecohistorical.addr.com/ Dodge County Historical Society]  
 
*[http://www.dodgecohistorical.addr.com/ Dodge County Historical Society]  
*'''[http://kasson.lib.mn.us/ Kasson Public Library]'''
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*[http://kasson.lib.mn.us/ Kasson Public Library]<br>16 First Avenue NW<br>Kasson, MN 55944<br>507-634-7615.
 
 
&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; 16 1st Avenue NW - Kasson, MN 55944 Phone: (507) 634-7615.
 
 
 
*'''[http://www.ci.dodgecenter.mn.us/index.asp?Type=B_BASIC&SEC={7E6383BC-0788-48F0-A148-7E384CD39ECE}&DE={F5BD47BA-0360-4526-8C6E-2C20636DA96D} Dodge Center Public Library]'''&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; 13 1st Avenue NW - Box 430 - Dodge Center, MN 55927 Phone: (507) 374-2275.
 
  
*'''West Concord Public Library'''
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*Dodge Center Public Library<br>13 First Avenue NW<br>Dodge Center, MN 55927<br>507-374-2275.
  
&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; Box 468 - E. Main - West Concord, MN 55985 Phone: (507) 527-2031. <br>
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*West Concord Public Library<br>180 Main Street<br>West Concord, MN 55985<br>507 -527-2031
  
==== 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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== Web Sites  ==
 
== Web Sites  ==
  
 
*[http://genforum.com/mn/dodge/ Dodge County, MN Genealogy Forum] (GenForum)  
 
*[http://genforum.com/mn/dodge/ Dodge County, MN Genealogy Forum] (GenForum)  
*{{FHL|Minnesota%2C+Dodge|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}
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*{{FHL|Minnesota%2C+Dodge|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}  
 
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*[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~mndodge/ Dodge County GenWeb]
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*[http://www.cyndislist.com/us/mn/counties/dodge/ Cyndi's List:&nbsp;Dodge County]
 
 
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• Ole &amp; Lena: the genealogy and local history of a Norwegian settlement (Dodge and Olmsted counties in Minnesota)<br><u>http://web.mac.com/moiseth/Ole_and_Lena:_genealogy_/Welcome.html</u>
 
  
 
== References  ==
 
== References  ==
  
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Revision as of 22:36, 23 November 2012

Template:Minnesota-stubUnited States > Minnesota > Dodge County

County Courthouse

Dodge County Courthouse
22 East 6th Street
Mantorville, MN 55955
Phone: 507-635-6239
Phone: 507-635-6250

Clerk District Court has birth, death, divorce and court records from 1870,
marriage records from 1865, probate records from 1858 and school records from 1917. [1]

History

Parent County

  • 1855--Dodge County was created 20 February 1855 from Rice County and unorganized territory.

County seat: Mantorville [2]

  • For a brief history of how Dodge County was named, click here.  Then select Dodge County.

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Cities

Blooming Prairie | Claremont | Dodge Center | Hayfield | Kasson | Mantorville | West Concord

Townships

Ashland Township | Canisteo Township | Claremont Township | Concord Township | Ellington Township | Hayfield Township | Mantorville Township | Milton Township | Ripley Township | Vernon Township | Wasioja Township | Westfield Township

 

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Civil War

Civil War service men from Dodge County served in various regiments. Men often joined a company (within a regiment) that originated in their county. Listed below are many companies or regiments that were formed from men of Dodge County.

- 1st Regiment, Minnesota Cavalry (Mounted Rangers), Company M.
- 2nd Regiment, Minnesota Infantry, Company C.
- 2nd Regiment, Minnesota Cavalry, Company K.
- 3rd Regiment, Minnesota Infantry, Company E.
- 5th Regiment, Minnesota Infantry, Company A.
- 10th Regiment, Minnesota Infantry, Company B.

Newspapers

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

Societies and Libraries

  • Dodge Center Public Library
    13 First Avenue NW
    Dodge Center, MN 55927
    507-374-2275.
  • West Concord Public Library
    180 Main Street
    West Concord, MN 55985
    507 -527-2031

Family History Centers

 

Web Sites

References

  1. Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Dodge 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).