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''[[United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Minnesota]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]'' '''Pope County'''
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== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
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[http://www.co.pope.mn.us/ Pope County Courthouse]<br>130 Minnesota Ave E; <br>Glenwood, MN 56334<br> Phone: 320.634.5723 <br><br>Clerk District Court has birth, marriage and death records from 1870, <br>divorce and court records from 1880 and probate records from 1867. <ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Pope County, Minnesota page 367, {{WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.</ref>
  
 
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==== Parent County  ====
 
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'''1862--'''Pope County was created 20 February 1862&nbsp;from Pierce and Cass Counties and unorganized territory.<br>'''County seat:''' Glenwood <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
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*'''1862--'''Pope County was created 20 February 1862&nbsp;from Pierce (Eliminated 20 Feb 1862)&nbsp;and [[Cass County, Minnesota|Cass]] Counties and unorganized territory.
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'''County seat:''' Glenwood <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>  
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*For a brief history on Pope County's name, click [http://mnplaces.mnhs.org/upham/index.cfm here], then select Pope County.
  
 
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*[[Douglas County, Minnesota|Douglas]]
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*[[Grant County, Minnesota|Grant]]
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*[[Kandiyohi County, Minnesota|Kandiyohi]]
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*[[Stearns County, Minnesota|Stearns]]
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*[[Stevens County, Minnesota|Stevens]]
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*[[Swift County, Minnesota|Swift]]
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*The Starbuck Study Club and Centennial History Book Committee. ''Starbuck, 1883-1983''. 1983. Print.
  
 
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*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]
  
 
== Web Sites  ==
 
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[http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=localitydetails&subject=201599&subject_disp=Minnesota%2C+Pope&columns=*,0,0 Family History Library Catalog]
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*[http://genforum.com/mn/pope/ Pope County, MN Genealogy Forum] (GenForum)
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*{{FHL|Minnesota%2C+Pope|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}
  
 
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Revision as of 23:33, 18 December 2012

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Online Records


County Courthouse

Pope County Courthouse
130 Minnesota Ave E;
Glenwood, MN 56334
Phone: 320.634.5723

Clerk District Court has birth, marriage and death records from 1870,
divorce and court records from 1880 and probate records from 1867. [1]

History

Parent County

  • 1862--Pope County was created 20 February 1862 from Pierce (Eliminated 20 Feb 1862) and Cass Counties and unorganized territory.

County seat: Glenwood [2]

  • For a brief history on Pope County's name, click here, then select Pope County.

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

  • The Starbuck Study Club and Centennial History Book Committee. Starbuck, 1883-1983. 1983. 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), Pope County, Minnesota page 367, 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).