Pope County, Minnesota Genealogy

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Guide to Pope County Minnesota genealogy. Birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military records.

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Pope County, Minnesota
Map
Map of Minnesota highlighting Pope County
Location in the state of Minnesota
Map of the U.S. highlighting Minnesota
Location of Minnesota in the U.S.
Facts
Founded February 20, 1862
County Seat Glenwood
Courthouse
Address Pope County Courthouse
130 Minnesota Ave E
Glenwood, MN 56334
Phone: 320.634.5723
Pope County Website


County Courthouse

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).
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