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''[[United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Minnesota]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]'' '''Steele County'''  
  
 
== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
  
[http://www.co.steele.mn.us/ Steele County Courthouse]<br>111 E Main Street<br> Owatonna, MN 55060<br> Phone: 507.444.7450;<br><br>Clerk District Court has birth and death records from 1870,<br>marriage records from 1855, divorce, probate and court records<br> from 1858. County Recorder has land records from 1858. <ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Steele 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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[http://www.co.steele.mn.us/ Steele County Courthouse]<br>111 E Main Street<br> Owatonna, MN 55060<br> Phone: 507.444.7450;<br><br>Clerk District Court has birth and death records from 1870,<br>marriage records from 1855, divorce, probate and court records<br> from 1858. County Recorder has land records from 1858. <ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Steele County, Minnesota page 368, {{WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.</ref>  
  
 
== History  ==
 
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*[http://www.steelecohistoricalsociety.org/ Steele County Historical Society]
 
*[http://www.steelecohistoricalsociety.org/ Steele County Historical Society]
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Revision as of 16:24, 17 December 2012

United States Gotoarrow.png Minnesota Gotoarrow.png Steele County

County Courthouse

Steele County Courthouse
111 E Main Street
Owatonna, MN 55060
Phone: 507.444.7450;

Clerk District Court has birth and death records from 1870,
marriage records from 1855, divorce, probate and court records
from 1858. County Recorder has land records from 1858. [1]

History

Parent County

County seat: Owatonna [2]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places[3]

Cities
  • Blooming Prairie
  • Ellendale
  • Medford
  • Owatonna
Townships
  • Aurora
  • Berlin
  • Blooming Prairie
  • Clinton Falls
  • Deerfield
  • Havana
  • Lemond
  • Medford
  • Meriden
  • Merton
  • Owatonna
  • Somerset
  • Summit

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Civil War

Civil War service men from Steele 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 Steele County.

- 1st Regiment, Minnesota Infantry, Company G.
- 2nd Regiment, Minnesota Cavalry, Company C.
- 3rd Regiment, Minnesota Infantry, Company F.
- 10th Regiment, Minnesota Infantry, Company A.
- 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), Steele 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).
  3. Steele County Government Webpage. http://www.co.steele.mn.us/about_steele_county/facts_and_figures.html (accessed November 7, 2011).