Dodge County, Minnesota Genealogy

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Template:Minnesota-stubUnited States > Minnesota > Dodge County

County Courthouse

History

Parent County

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

County seat: Mantorville [1]

  • 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.

- 2nd Regiment, Minnesota Infantry, Company C.
- 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

     16 1st Avenue NW - Kasson, MN 55944 Phone: (507) 634-7615.

  • West Concord Public Library

     Box 468 - E. Main - West Concord, MN 55985 Phone: (507) 527-2031.

Family History Centers

 

Web Sites



• Ole & Lena: the genealogy and local history of a Norwegian settlement (Dodge and Olmsted counties in Minnesota)
http://web.mac.com/moiseth/Ole_and_Lena:_genealogy_/Welcome.html

References

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