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== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
  
Nicollet County Courthouse<br> 501 s Minnesota Ave; PO Box 493<br>St. Peter, MN 56082<br> Phone: 507.931.6800&nbsp;<br><br>Clerk District Court has birth and death records from 1870,<br> marriage records from 1856, divorce, probate and court records from 1853; <br>County Recorder has land records<ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Nicollet County, Minnesota page 366, {WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.</ref>
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[http://www.co.nicollet.mn.us/ Nicollet County Courthouse]<br>501 s Minnesota Ave; PO Box 493<br>St. Peter, MN 56082<br>Phone: 507.931.6800&nbsp;<br><br>Clerk District Court has birth and death records from 1870,<br>marriage records from 1856, divorce, probate and court records from 1853; <br>County Recorder has land records<ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Nicollet County, Minnesota page 366, {WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.</ref>
  
 
== History  ==
 
== History  ==

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United States > Minnesota > Nicollett County

County Courthouse

Nicollet County Courthouse
501 s Minnesota Ave; PO Box 493
St. Peter, MN 56082
Phone: 507.931.6800 

Clerk District Court has birth and death records from 1870,
marriage records from 1856, divorce, probate and court records from 1853;
County Recorder has land records[1]

History

Parent County

  • 1853--Nicollet County was created 5 March 1853 from Dakota County. County seat: St. Peter [2]
  • 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. Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Nicollet County, Minnesota page 366, {WorldCat|50140092|disp=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).