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== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
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Nicollet County; 501 s Minnesota Ave; PO Box 493; St. Peter, MN 56082; Ph. 507.931.6800 Details: (Clk Dis Ct has b & d rec from 1870, m rec from 1856, div, pro & ct rec from 1853; Co Redr has land rec) www.co.nicollet.mn.us/
  
 
== History  ==
 
== History  ==

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County Courthouse

Nicollet County; 501 s Minnesota Ave; PO Box 493; St. Peter, MN 56082; Ph. 507.931.6800 Details: (Clk Dis Ct has b & d rec from 1870, m rec from 1856, div, pro & ct rec from 1853; Co Redr has land rec) www.co.nicollet.mn.us/

History

Parent County

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

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Civil War

Civil War service men from Nicollet 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 Nicollet County.

- 1st Regiment, Minnesota Cavalry (Mounted Rangers), Companies B, E, and K.
- 2nd Regiment, Minnesota Cavalry, Companies B and M.
- 4th Regiment, Minnesota Infantry, Company H.
- 6th Regiment, Minnesota Infantry, Company I.

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).