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== County Courthouse  ==
  
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[http://www.co.sibley.mn.us/ Sibley County Courthouse]<br>&nbsp;400 Court St; PO Box 44; <br>Gaylord, MN 55334<br> Phone: 507.237.4080<br>&nbsp;<br>Court Adminstration has birth, death and divorce records from 1860,<br> marriage records from 1856, probate and court records from 1870; <br>County Recorder has land records from 1855<ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Sibley County, Minnesota page 368, {WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.</ref>
  
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== History  ==
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==== Parent County  ====
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*'''1853--'''Sibley County was&nbsp;created 5 March 1853&nbsp;from [[Dakota County, Minnesota|Dakota]] County.&nbsp; '''County seat:''' Gaylord <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 about Sibley County's name, click [http://mnplaces.mnhs.org/upham/index.cfm here], then select Sibley County.
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==== Record Loss  ====
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== Places/Localities  ==
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==== Populated Places  ====
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==== Neighboring Counties  ====
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*[[Carver County, Minnesota|Carver]]
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*[[Le Sueur County, Minnesota|Le Sueur]]
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*[[McLeod County, Minnesota|McLeod]]
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*[[Nicollet County, Minnesota|Nicollet]]
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*[[Renville County, Minnesota|Renville]]
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*[[Scott County, Minnesota|Scott]]
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== Resources  ==
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==== Cemeteries  ====
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==== Church  ====
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==== Court  ====
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==== Land  ====
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==== Local Histories  ====
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==== Maps  ====
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==== Military ====
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==== '''Civil War'''  ====
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Civil War service men from Sibley 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 Sibley County.
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:- [[7th Regiment, Minnesota Infantry|7th Regiment, Minnesota Infantry]], Company H.
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:- [[10th Regiment, Minnesota Infantry|10th Regiment, Minnesota Infantry]], Company I.
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:- [[Brackett's Battalion, Minnesota Cavalry|Brackett's Battalion, Minnesota Cavalry]], Company A.
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==== Newspapers  ====
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==== Probate  ====
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==== Taxation  ====
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==== Vital Records  ====
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== Societies and Libraries  ==
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==== Family History Centers<br> ====
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*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]
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== Web Sites  ==
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*[http://genforum.com/mn/sibley/ Sibley County, MN Genealogy Forum] (GenForum)
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*{{FHL|Minnesota%2C+Sibley|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}
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== References  ==
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<references />
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[[Category:Sibley_County,_Minnesota]]
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{{Minnesota|Minnesota}}

Revision as of 16:51, 2 August 2012

Template:Minnesota-stubUnited States > Minnesota > Sibley County

County Courthouse

Sibley County Courthouse
 400 Court St; PO Box 44;
Gaylord, MN 55334
Phone: 507.237.4080
 
Court Adminstration has birth, death and divorce records from 1860,
marriage records from 1856, probate and court records from 1870;
County Recorder has land records from 1855[1]

History

Parent County

  • 1853--Sibley County was created 5 March 1853 from Dakota County.  County seat: Gaylord [2]
  • For a brief history about Sibley County's name, click here, then select Sibley 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 Sibley 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 Sibley County.

- 7th Regiment, Minnesota Infantry, Company H.
- 10th Regiment, Minnesota Infantry, Company I.
- Brackett's Battalion, Minnesota Cavalry, Company A.

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), Sibley County, Minnesota page 368, {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).