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==== Parent County  ====
 
==== Parent County  ====
  
*'''1868--'''Grant County was created 6 March 1868&nbsp;from [[Stevens_County,_Minnesota|Stevens]], [[Wilkin_County,_Minnesota|Wilkin]], and [[Traverse_County,_Minnesota|Traverse]] Counties. It was attached to Douglas County from 1868 to 1873 for judicial purposes. '''County seat:''' Elbow Lake <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
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*'''1868--'''Grant County was created 6 March 1868&nbsp;from [[Stevens County, Minnesota|Stevens]], [[Wilkin County, Minnesota|Wilkin]], and [[Traverse County, Minnesota|Traverse]] Counties. It was attached to Douglas County from 1868 to 1873 for judicial purposes. '''County seat:''' Elbow Lake <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>  
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*For&nbsp;brief history of how Grant County was named, click [http://mnplaces.mnhs.org/upham/index.cfm here], then select Grant County.
  
 
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Revision as of 17:07, 14 February 2009

United States > Minnesota > Grant County

County Courthouse

History

Parent County

  • 1868--Grant County was created 6 March 1868 from Stevens, Wilkin, and Traverse Counties. It was attached to Douglas County from 1868 to 1873 for judicial purposes. County seat: Elbow Lake [1]
  • For brief history of how Grant County was named, click here, then select Grant County.

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References

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