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== County Courthouse  ==
 
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[http://www.co.wabasha.mn.us/ Wabasha County Courthouse]<br>625 Jefferson Avenue<br>Wabasha, MN 55981<br>Phone: 651.565.3018&nbsp;<br><br>County Recorder has birth and death&nbsp;records from 1870, <br>marriage records from 1865 and land records&nbsp;from 1855; <br>Court Administration has divorce, probate and court records from 1858; <br>Veterans Service Office has military records<ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Wabasha County, Minnesota page 369, {WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.</ref>
  
 
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:- [[1st Regiment, Minnesota Infantry|1st Regiment, Minnesota Infantry]], Company I.  
 
:- [[1st Regiment, Minnesota Infantry|1st Regiment, Minnesota Infantry]], Company I.  
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:- [[1st Regiment, Minnesota Heavy Artillery|1st Regiment, Minnesota Heavy Artillery]], Company G.
:- [[5th Regiment, Minnesota Infantry|5th Regiment, Minnesota Infantry]], Companies G and H.
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:- [[2nd Regiment, Minnesota Infantry|2nd Regiment, Minnesota Infantry]], Company C.
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:- [[2nd Regiment, Minnesota Cavalry|2nd Regiment, Minnesota Cavalry]], Companies A and M.
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:- [[3rd Regiment, Minnesota Infantry|3rd Regiment, Minnesota Infantry]], Companies G and I.  
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:- [[5th Regiment, Minnesota Infantry|5th Regiment, Minnesota Infantry]], Companies G and H.
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:- [[8th Regiment, Minnesota Infantry|8th Regiment, Minnesota Infantry]], Company G.
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:- [[10th Regiment, Minnesota Infantry|10th Regiment, Minnesota Infantry]], Company C.
  
 
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Revision as of 17:34, 2 August 2012

Template:Minnesota-stubUnited States > Minnesota > Wabasha County

County Courthouse

Wabasha County Courthouse
625 Jefferson Avenue
Wabasha, MN 55981
Phone: 651.565.3018 

County Recorder has birth and death records from 1870,
marriage records from 1865 and land records from 1855;
Court Administration has divorce, probate and court records from 1858;
Veterans Service Office has military records[1]

History

Parent County

1849--Wabasha County was created 27 October 1849 from unorganized territory.  County seat: Wabasha [2]

  • For a brief history of how Wabasha County was named, click here. Then select Wabasha 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 Wabasha 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 Wabasha County.

- 1st Regiment, Minnesota Infantry, Company I.
- 1st Regiment, Minnesota Heavy Artillery, Company G.
- 2nd Regiment, Minnesota Infantry, Company C.
- 2nd Regiment, Minnesota Cavalry, Companies A and M.
- 3rd Regiment, Minnesota Infantry, Companies G and I.
- 5th Regiment, Minnesota Infantry, Companies G and H.
- 8th Regiment, Minnesota Infantry, Company G.
- 10th Regiment, Minnesota Infantry, Company C.

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), Wabasha County, Minnesota page 369, {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).