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{{stub}}''[[United States|United States]] > [[Minnesota|Minnesota]] > Wabasha County''  
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''[[United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Minnesota]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]'' '''Wabasha County'''
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== County Courthouse  ==
 
== 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<br><br>County Recorder has birth and death records from 1870, <br>marriage records from 1865 and land records 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>
  
 
== History  ==
 
== History  ==
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==== Parent County  ====
 
==== Parent County  ====
  
'''1849--'''Wabasha County was created 27 October 1849&nbsp;from unorganized territory. &nbsp;'''County seat:''' Wabasha <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
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'''1849--'''Wabasha County was created 27 October 1849&nbsp;from unorganized territory. &nbsp;'''County seat:''' Wabasha <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 of how&nbsp;Wabasha County was named, click [http://mnplaces.mnhs.org/upham/index.cfm here]. Then select&nbsp;Wabasha County.
  
 
==== Boundary Changes  ====
 
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==== Neighboring Counties  ====
 
==== Neighboring Counties  ====
  
*[[Buffalo_County,_Wisconsin|Buffalo County, Wisconsin]]
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*[[Buffalo County, Wisconsin|Buffalo County, Wisconsin]]  
*[[Goodhue_County,_Minnesota|Goodhue]]
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*[[Goodhue County, Minnesota|Goodhue]]  
*[[Olmsted_County,_Minnesota|Olmsted]]
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*[[Olmsted County, Minnesota|Olmsted]]  
*[[Pepin_County,_Wisconsin|Pepin County, Wisconsin]]
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*[[Pepin County, Wisconsin|Pepin County, Wisconsin]]  
*[[Winona_County,_Minnesota|Winona]]
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*[[Winona County, Minnesota|Winona]]
  
 
== Resources  ==
 
== Resources  ==
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==== Military  ====
 
==== Military  ====
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==== '''Civil War'''  ====
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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.
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:- [[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.
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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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== Societies and Libraries  ==
 
== Societies and Libraries  ==
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==== Family History Centers<br>  ====
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*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]
  
 
== Web Sites  ==
 
== Web Sites  ==
  
[http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=localitydetails&subject=201707&subject_disp=Minnesota%2C+Wabasha&columns=*,0,0 Family History Library Catalog]
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*[http://genforum.com/mn/wabasha/ Wabasha County, MN Genealogy Forum] (GenForum)
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*{{FHL|Minnesota%2C+Wabasha|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}
  
 
== References  ==
 
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Revision as of 23:40, 18 December 2012

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Online Records


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, 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).