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*[http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gsr&GScid=82263 Evergreen Cemetery] (Mantorville) - Findagrave  
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*[http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gsr&GScid=83186 Riverside Cemetery] (Wasioja) - Findagrave  
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*[http://files.usgwarchives.org/mn/dodge/cemeteries/ricelake.txt Rice Lake Cemetery] (Claremont Township) - USGENWEB
*[http://files.usgwarchives.net/mn/dodge/cemeteries/ricelake.txt Rice Lake Cemetery] (Claremont Township) - USGENWEB
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Revision as of 06:29, 30 January 2013

United States Gotoarrow.png Minnesota Gotoarrow.png Dodge County

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Online Records

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]


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


Populated Places


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


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






Local Histories



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.




Vital Records

Societies and Libraries

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

Family History Centers


Web Sites


  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).