Mower County, Minnesota Genealogy
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- 1 County Courthouse
- 2 History
- 3 Places/Localities
- 4 Resources
- 5 Societies and Libraries
- 6 Web Sites
- 7 References
- 1855--Mower County was created 20 February 1855 from Rice County and formally organized 1 March 1856.
County seat: Austin 
Adams | Austin | Brownsdale | Dexter | Elkton | Grand Meadow | Le Roy | Lyle | Mapleview | Racine | Rose Creek | Sargeant | Taopi | Waltham |
All of Mower County's land is divided into 20 townships that are 36 square miles (six miles north to south X six miles west to east) in area. Mower County is five townships wide (a total of 30 miles west to east) and four townships from north to south (a total of 24 miles). The arrangement of the townships within the county is shown below (Udolpho Township is in the northwest corner and Le Roy Township is in the southeast).*
|Lansing||Red Rock||Dexter||Grand Meadow||Frankford|
Societies and Libraries
- The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).