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Civil War service men from Washington 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 Washington County.  
 
Civil War service men from Washington 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 Washington County.  
  
:- [[1st Regiment, Minnesota Infantry|1st Regiment, Minnesota Infantry]], Company B.
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:- [[3rd Regiment, Minnesota Infantry|3rd Regiment, Minnesota Infantry]], Companies B and F.
 
:- [[5th Regiment, Minnesota Infantry|5th Regiment, Minnesota Infantry]], Company K.
 
:- [[5th Regiment, Minnesota Infantry|5th Regiment, Minnesota Infantry]], Company K.
  

Revision as of 21:18, 1 December 2011

Template:Minnesota-stub United States > Minnesota > Washington County

County Courthouse

History

Parent County

  • 1849--Washington County was created 27 October 1849 from St. Croix County in  Wisconsin Territory.

County seat: Stillwater [1]

  • For a brief history of how Washington County was named, click here, then select Washington 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 Washington 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 Washington County.

- 1st Regiment, Minnesota Infantry, Company B.
- 3rd Regiment, Minnesota Infantry, Companies B and F.
- 5th Regiment, Minnesota Infantry, Company K.

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).