Sibley County, Minnesota Genealogy

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County Courthouse

Sibley County; 400 Court St; PO Box 44; Gaylord, MN 55334; Ph. 507.237.4080 Details: (Attached to Hennepin Co prior to organization 10 Oct 1854) (Ct Admin has b, d & div rec from 1860, m rec from 1856, pro & ct rec from 1870; Co Redr has land rec from 1855) www.co.sibley.mn.us/

History

Parent County

  • 1853--Sibley County was created 5 March 1853 from Dakota County.  County seat: Gaylord [1]
  • 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. The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).