Le Sueur County, Minnesota Genealogy

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County Courthouse

Le Sueur County; 88 S Park Ave; Le Center, MN 56057; Ph. 507.357.2251 Details: (Clk Dis Ct has b & d rec from 1870, m rec from 1854, div & ct rec from 1880 & some school rec 1920-1945; Pro Judge has pro rec from 1855; Reg of Deeds has land rec from 1850) www.co.le-sueur.mn.us/

History

Parent County

  • 1853--Le Sueur County was created 5 March 1853 from Dakota County. County seat: Le Center [1]
  • For a brief history of how Le Sueur County was named, click here, then select Le Sueur County.

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

For a list of cities and towns go to hometownlocator.com or wikipedia.com.

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Civil War

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

- 1st Regiment, Minnesota Cavalry (Mounted Rangers), Company E.
- 3rd Regiment, Minnesota Infantry, Company I.
- 4th Regiment, Minnesota Infantry, Companies E and I.
- 10th Regiment, Minnesota Infantry, Company G.

Newspapers

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

Societies and Libraries

Family History Centers

Web Sites

References

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