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*'''1857--'''Jackson County was 23 May 1857 from [[Brown_County,_Minnesota|Brown]] County but not formally organized until 1858.
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*'''1857--'''Jackson County was 23 May 1857 from [[Brown County, Minnesota|Brown]] County but not formally organized until 1858.
  
'''County seat: '''Jackson <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
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'''County seat: '''Jackson <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>  
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*For a brief history of how Jackson County was named, click [http://mnplaces.mnhs.org/upham/index.cfm here].&nbsp; Then select Jackson County.
  
 
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Revision as of 15:11, 12 February 2009

United States > Minnesota > Jackson County

County Courthouse

History

County government was dissolved due to Sioux uprising in 1862. It was reorganized in 1866. Before its reorganization it may have been attached to Martin County.

Parent County

  • 1857--Jackson County was 23 May 1857 from Brown County but not formally organized until 1858.

County seat: Jackson [1]

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

Boundary Changes

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Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

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Newspapers

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Societies and Libraries

Web Sites

References

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