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{{stub}}''[[United States|United States]] > [[Minnesota|Minnesota]] > Yellow Medicine County''  
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''[[United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Minnesota]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]'' '''Yellow Medicine County'''  
  
== County Courthouse  ==
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== County Courthouse <br> ==
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[http://www.co.ym.mn.gov/ Yellow Medicine Courthouse]<br>415 9th Avenue<br>Granite Falls, MN 56241-1367<br>Phone: 56241-1367<br><br>Clerk District Court has birth, marriage and naturalization <br>records from 1872, death, divorce, probate and court <br>records. County Recorder has land records. <ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Yellow Medicine County, Minnesota page 370, {{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  ====
  
*'''1871--'''Yellow Medicine County was created 7 November 1871&nbsp;from [[Redwood_County,_Minnesota|Redwood]] County.&nbsp; '''County seat: '''Granite Falls <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
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*'''1871--'''Yellow Medicine County was created 7 November 1871&nbsp;from [[Redwood County, Minnesota|Redwood]] County.&nbsp; '''County seat: '''Granite Falls <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 Yellow Medicine County was named, click [http://mnplaces.mnhs.org/upham/index.cfm here], then select Yellow Medicine County.
  
 
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==== Neighboring Counties  ====
 
==== Neighboring Counties  ====
  
*[[Chippewa_County,_Minnesota|Chippewa]]
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*[[Chippewa County, Minnesota|Chippewa]]  
*[[Deuel_County,_South_Dakota|Deuel County, South Dakota]]
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*[[Deuel County, South Dakota|Deuel County, South Dakota]]  
*[[Lac_Qui_Parle_County,_Minnesota|Lac Qui Parle]]
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*[[Lac qui Parle County, Minnesota|Lac Qui Parle]]  
*[[Lincoln_County,_Minnesota|Lincoln]]
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*[[Lincoln County, Minnesota|Lincoln]]  
*[[Lyon_County,_Minnesota|Lyon]]
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*[[Lyon County, Minnesota|Lyon]]  
*[[Redwood_County,_Minnesota|Redwood]]
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*[[Redwood County, Minnesota|Redwood]]  
*[[Renville_County,_Minnesota|Renville]]
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*[[Renville County, Minnesota|Renville]]
  
 
== Resources  ==
 
== Resources  ==
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==== Military  ====
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====== Civil War Battle  ======
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The following Civil War battle was fought in Yellow Medicine County.
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*September 23, 1862 = [http://www.nps.gov/hps/abpp/battles/mn002.htm Wood Lake]<ref>Heritage Preservation Services, [http://www.nps.gov/hps/abpp/battles/mn002.htm Civil War Battle Summaries by State], (accessed 13 August, 2012)</ref>
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:[http://www.nps.gov/hps/abpp/battles/MNmap.htm Map] showing Civil War battles in Minnesota.
  
 
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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=201763&subject_disp=Minnesota%2C+Yellow+Medicine&columns=*,0,0 Family History Library Catalog]
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*[http://genforum.com/mn/yellowmedicine/ Yellow Medicine County, MN Genealogy Forum] (GenForum)
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*{{FHL|Minnesota%2C+Yellow+Medicine|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}
  
 
== References  ==
 
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Revision as of 23:41, 18 December 2012

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Online Records


County Courthouse

Yellow Medicine Courthouse
415 9th Avenue
Granite Falls, MN 56241-1367
Phone: 56241-1367

Clerk District Court has birth, marriage and naturalization
records from 1872, death, divorce, probate and court
records. County Recorder has land records. [1]

History

Parent County

  • 1871--Yellow Medicine County was created 7 November 1871 from Redwood County.  County seat: Granite Falls [2]
  • For a brief history of how Yellow Medicine County was named, click here, then select Yellow Medicine County.

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Civil War
Civil War Battle

The following Civil War battle was fought in Yellow Medicine County.

Map showing Civil War battles in Minnesota.

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), Yellow Medicine County, Minnesota page 370, 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. Heritage Preservation Services, Civil War Battle Summaries by State, (accessed 13 August, 2012)