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== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
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Watonwan County; 710 2nd Ave S; PO Box 518; St. James, MN 56081-0518; Ph. 507.375.1216 Details: (Attached to Brown & Blue Earth Cos prior to organization 15 Jun 1871) (Clk Dis Ct has b, m &U d rec from 1863, div & ct rec from 1865; Pro Judge has pro rec; Reg of Deeds has land rec) www3.extension.umn.edu/county/main/master.asp?county_id=85
  
 
== History  ==
 
== History  ==

Revision as of 21:14, 30 July 2012

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County Courthouse

Watonwan County; 710 2nd Ave S; PO Box 518; St. James, MN 56081-0518; Ph. 507.375.1216 Details: (Attached to Brown & Blue Earth Cos prior to organization 15 Jun 1871) (Clk Dis Ct has b, m &U d rec from 1863, div & ct rec from 1865; Pro Judge has pro rec; Reg of Deeds has land rec) www3.extension.umn.edu/county/main/master.asp?county_id=85

History

Parent County

  • 1860--Watonwan County was created 6 November 1860 from Brown County.  County seat: St. James [1]
  • For a brief history of how Watonwan County was named, click here.  Then select Watonwan County.

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

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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).