McLeod County, Minnesota Genealogy
- 1 County Courthouse
- 2 History
- 3 Places/Localities
- 4 Resources
- 5 Societies and Libraries
- 6 Web Sites
- 7 References
McLeod County; 830 11th St; PO Box 127; Glencoe, MN 55336; Ph. 320.864.1216 Details: (Co Redr has b & d rec from 1870, m rec from 1865, school cen & land rec; Co Admin has div, pro & ct rec; Veterans Service has mil rec) www.co.mcleod.mn.us/
- 1856--McLeod County was created 1 March 1856 from Carver and Sibley Counties. County seat: Glencoe 
- For a brief history of how McLeod County was named, click here. Then select McLeod County.
For a list of cities and towns go to hometownlocator.com or wikipedia.com.
Civil War service men from McLeod 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 McLeod County.
- - 4th Regiment, Minnesota Infantry, Company B.
Societies and Libraries
Family History Centers
- The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).