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''[[United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Minnesota]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]'' '''Lincoln County'''
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== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
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Lincoln County Courthouse<br>319 N Rebecca<br>Ivanhoe, MN 56142<br>Phone: 507.694.1360<br><br>Clerk District Court has birth, and marriage records from 1879, <br>death and court records from 1880 and divorce records from 1891.<br>Probate Judge has probate records from 1877.<br>Register of Deeds has land records from 1873. <ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Lincoln County, Minnesota page 365, {{WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.</ref>
  
 
== History  ==
 
== History  ==
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==== Parent County  ====
 
==== Parent County  ====
  
'''1873--'''Lincoln County was&nbsp;created 4 November 1873&nbsp;from Lyon County.&nbsp; '''County seat:''' Ivanhoe <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
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*'''1873--'''Lincoln County was&nbsp;created 4 November 1873&nbsp;from [[Lyon County, Minnesota|Lyon]] County.&nbsp; '''County seat:''' Ivanhoe <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
  
 
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== Places/Localities  ==
 
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For a list of cities and towns go to [http://minnesota.hometownlocator.com/mn/lincoln/ hometownlocator.com] or [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lincoln_County,_Minnesota#Cities_and_towns wikipedia.com].
  
 
==== Neighboring Counties  ====
 
==== Neighboring Counties  ====
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*[[Brookings County, South Dakota|Brookings County, South Dakota]]
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*[[Deuel County, South Dakota|Deuel County, South Dakota]]
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*[[Lyon County, Minnesota|Lyon]]
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*[[Moody County, South Dakota|Moody County, South Dakota]]
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*[[Pipestone County, Minnesota|Pipestone]]
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*[[Yellow Medicine County, Minnesota|Yellow Medicine]]
  
 
== Resources  ==
 
== Resources  ==
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==== Local Histories  ====
 
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*Radzilowski, John.''Out on the Wind: Poles and Danes in Lincoln County, Minnesota, 1880-1905''. Marshall, MN: Crossings Press, 1992. Print.
  
 
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== Societies and Libraries  ==
 
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==== Family History Centers<br>  ====
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*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]
  
 
== Web Sites  ==
 
== Web Sites  ==
  
*[http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=localitydetails&subject=201451&subject_disp=Minnesota%2C+Lincoln&columns=*,0,0 Family History Library Catalog]
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*[http://genforum.com/mn/lincoln/ Lincoln County, MN Genealogy Forum] (GenForum)
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*{{FHL|Minnesota%2C+Lincoln|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}
  
 
== References  ==
 
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Revision as of 23:26, 18 December 2012

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Online Records


County Courthouse

Lincoln County Courthouse
319 N Rebecca
Ivanhoe, MN 56142
Phone: 507.694.1360

Clerk District Court has birth, and marriage records from 1879,
death and court records from 1880 and divorce records from 1891.
Probate Judge has probate records from 1877.
Register of Deeds has land records from 1873. [1]

History

Parent County

  • 1873--Lincoln County was created 4 November 1873 from Lyon County.  County seat: Ivanhoe [2]

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

  • Radzilowski, John.Out on the Wind: Poles and Danes in Lincoln County, Minnesota, 1880-1905. Marshall, MN: Crossings Press, 1992. Print.

Maps

Military

Newspapers

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

Societies and Libraries

Family History Centers

Web Sites

References

  1. Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Lincoln County, Minnesota page 365, 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).