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== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
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[http://www.co.rice.mn.us/ Rice County Courthouse]<br>320 NW 3rd Street<br>Faribault, MN 55021-5146<br>Phone: 507.332.6114 <br><br>Clerk District Court has birth, death, divorce <br>and court records from 1870, <br>marriage records from 1856 and burial Records. <br>County Recorder has land records. <ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Rice County, Minnesota page 368, {{WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.</ref>
  
 
== History  ==
 
== History  ==
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==== Military  ====
 
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==== '''Civil War'''  ====
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Civil War service men from Rice 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 Rice County.
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:- [[1st Regiment, Minnesota Cavalry (Mounted Rangers)|1st Regiment, Minnesota Cavalry (Mounted Rangers)]], Companies A and H.
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:- [[1st Regiment, Minnesota Infantry|1st Regiment, Minnesota Infantry]], Company G.
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:- [[2nd Regiment, Minnesota Cavalry|2nd Regiment, Minnesota Cavalry]], Company G.
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:- [[3rd Regiment, Minnesota Infantry|3rd Regiment, Minnesota Infantry]], Company H.
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:- [[4th Regiment, Minnesota Infantry|4th Regiment, Minnesota Infantry]], Company I.
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:- [[6th Regiment, Minnesota Infantry|6th Regiment, Minnesota Infantry]], Company C.
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:- [[7th Regiment, Minnesota Infantry|7th Regiment, Minnesota Infantry]], Company A.
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:- [[8th Regiment, Minnesota Infantry|8th Regiment, Minnesota Infantry]], Company B.
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:- [[10th Regiment, Minnesota Infantry|10th Regiment, Minnesota Infantry]], Company H.
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:- [[2nd Minnesota Company Sharpshooters|2nd Minnesota Company Sharpshooters]], Second Company only.
  
 
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== Societies and Libraries  ==
 
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==== Family History Centers  ====
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*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]
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*[[Faribault Minnesota Family History Center]]
  
 
== Web Sites  ==
 
== Web Sites  ==
  
*[http://genforum.com/mn/rice/ Rice County, MN Genealogy Forum] (GenForum)
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*[http://genforum.com/mn/rice/ Rice County, MN Genealogy Forum] (GenForum)  
*[http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=localitydetails&subject=201637&subject_disp=Minnesota%2C+Rice&columns=*,0,0 Family History Library Catalog]
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Revision as of 23:35, 18 December 2012

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Online Records


County Courthouse

Rice County Courthouse
320 NW 3rd Street
Faribault, MN 55021-5146
Phone: 507.332.6114

Clerk District Court has birth, death, divorce
and court records from 1870,
marriage records from 1856 and burial Records.
County Recorder has land records. [1]

History

Parent County

  • 1853--Rice County was created 5 March 1853 from Dakota and Wabasha Counties.  County seat: Faribault [2]
  • For a brief history of Rice County's name, click here, then select Rice 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 Rice 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 Rice County.

- 1st Regiment, Minnesota Cavalry (Mounted Rangers), Companies A and H.
- 1st Regiment, Minnesota Infantry, Company G.
- 2nd Regiment, Minnesota Cavalry, Company G.
- 3rd Regiment, Minnesota Infantry, Company H.
- 4th Regiment, Minnesota Infantry, Company I.
- 6th Regiment, Minnesota Infantry, Company C.
- 7th Regiment, Minnesota Infantry, Company A.
- 8th Regiment, Minnesota Infantry, Company B.
- 10th Regiment, Minnesota Infantry, Company H.
- 2nd Minnesota Company Sharpshooters, Second Company only.

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), Rice County, Minnesota page 368, 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).