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Guide to '''Murray County, Minnesota ancestry, family history, and genealogy''' birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military records.
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Guide to '''Murray County, Minnesota ancestry, family history, and genealogy''' birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military records.  
  
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| building address = Murray County Courthouse<br> 2500 28th Street<br> Slayton, MN 56172<br> Phone: 507.836.6148 <br>[http://murray-countymn.com/mc/ '''Murray County Website'''] }}  
 
| building address = Murray County Courthouse<br> 2500 28th Street<br> Slayton, MN 56172<br> Phone: 507.836.6148 <br>[http://murray-countymn.com/mc/ '''Murray County Website'''] }}  
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=== County Information ===
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==== Description ==== 
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The County was named for William Pitt Murray, who served in various positions within government. The County is located in the southwest area of the state.
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<ref>Wikipedia contributors, "Murray County, Minnesota" in ''https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Murray_County,_Minnesota'' accessed 13 Nov 2018 </ref> 
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====Murray County, Minnesota Record Dates====
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| bgcolor="#e4d8e5" align="center" colspan="7" | <center>'''Known Beginning Dates for Major County Records'''<ref>''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Murray County, Minnesota. Page 362-370 {{WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}; Alice Eichholz, ed. Ancestry’s Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources, Third ed. (Provo, Utah: Ancestry, 2004), 362-365.</ref></center>
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| width="14.2%" bgcolor="#e4d8e5" align="center" | '''[[Murray County, Minnesota Genealogy#Birth|Birth*]]'''
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| width="14.2%" bgcolor="#e4d8e5" align="center" | '''[[Murray County, Minnesota Genealogy#Marriage|Marriage]]'''
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| width="14.2%" bgcolor="#e4d8e5" align="center" | '''[[Murray County, Minnesota Genealogy#Death|Death*]]'''
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| width="14.2%" bgcolor="#e4d8e5" align="center" | '''[[Murray County, Minnesota Genealogy#Court Records|Court]]'''
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| width="14.2%" bgcolor="#e4d8e5" align="center" | '''[[Murray County, Minnesota Genealogy#Land and Property Records|Land]]'''
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| width="14.2%" bgcolor="#e4d8e5" align="center" | '''[[Murray County, Minnesota Genealogy#Probate Records|Probate]]'''
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| width="14.2%" bgcolor="#e4d8e5" align="center" | '''[[Murray County, Minnesota Genealogy#Census Records|Census]]'''
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| width="14.2%" align="center" |1873
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| width="14.2%" align="center" |1872
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| width="14.2%" align="center" |1873
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| width="14.2%" align="center" |1879
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| width="14.2%" align="center" |1873
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| colspan="7"| <center>Statewide registration started for births in 1900 and deaths in 1908. General compliance by 1915.</center>
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== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
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==== Parent County  ====
 
==== Parent County  ====
  
*'''1857--'''Murray County was created 23 May 1857&nbsp;from [[Brown County, Minnesota Genealogy|Brown]] County. '''County seat:''' Slayton <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>  
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*'''1857--'''Murray County was created 23 May 1857&nbsp;from [[Brown County, Minnesota Genealogy|Brown]] County. '''County seat:''' Slayton <ref>''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>  
 
*For&nbsp;a brief history of how Murray County was named, click [http://mnplaces.mnhs.org/upham/index.cfm here], then select Murray County.
 
*For&nbsp;a brief history of how Murray County was named, click [http://mnplaces.mnhs.org/upham/index.cfm here], then select Murray County.
  
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==== Record Loss  ====
 
==== Record Loss  ====
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There is no known history of courthouse disasters in this county.<br>
  
 
== Places/Localities  ==
 
== Places/Localities  ==
  
 
==== Populated Places  ====
 
==== Populated Places  ====
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[https://minnesota.hometownlocator.com/counties/cities,cfips,101,c,murray.cfm HomeTown Locator]. The following are the most historically and genealogically relevant populated places in this county:<ref>Wikipedia contributors, "Murray County, Minnesota," in ''Wikipedia: the Free Encyclopedia'', https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Murray_County,_Minnesota, accessed 11 February 2020.</ref>
  
For a list of cities and towns go to [http://minnesota.hometownlocator.com/mn/murray/ hometownlocator.com] or [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Murray_County,_Minnesota#Cities_and_towns wikipedia.com].  
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{{Populated places
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*[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Avoca,_Minnesota Avoca]
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*[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Chandler,_Minnesota Chandler]
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*[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Currie,_Minnesota Currie]
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*[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Dovray,_Minnesota Dovray]
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*[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Fulda,_Minnesota Fulda]
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*[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hadley,_Minnesota Hadley]
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*[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Iona,_Minnesota Iona]
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*[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lake_Wilson,_Minnesota Lake Wilson]
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*[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Slayton,_Minnesota Slayton]
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*[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Current_Lake,_Minnesota Current Lake]
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*[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lime_Creek,_Minnesota Lime Creek]
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*[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lowville,_Minnesota Lowville]
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*[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Owanka,_Minnesota Owanka]
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*[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wirock,_Minnesota Wirock]
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*[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Lakes,_Minnesota The Lakes]
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*[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Belfast_Township,_Murray_County,_Minnesota Belfast]
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*[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bondin_Township,_Murray_County,_Minnesota Bondin]
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*[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cameron_Township,_Murray_County,_Minnesota Cameron]
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*[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Chanarambie_Township,_Murray_County,_Minnesota Chanarambie]
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*[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Des_Moines_River_Township,_Murray_County,_Minnesota Des Moines River]
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*[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Dovray_Township,_Murray_County,_Minnesota Dovray]
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*[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ellsborough_Township,_Murray_County,_Minnesota Ellsborough]
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*[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Fenton_Township,_Murray_County,_Minnesota Fenton]
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*[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Holly_Township,_Murray_County,_Minnesota Holly]
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*[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Iona_Township,_Murray_County,_Minnesota Iona]
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*[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lake_Sarah_Township,_Murray_County,_Minnesota Lake Sarah]
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*[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Leeds_Township,_Murray_County,_Minnesota Leeds]
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*[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lime_Lake_Township,_Murray_County,_Minnesota Lime Lake]
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*[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lowville_Township,_Murray_County,_Minnesota Lowville]
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*[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mason_Township,_Murray_County,_Minnesota Mason]
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*[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Moulton_Township,_Murray_County,_Minnesota Moulton]
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*[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Murray_Township,_Murray_County,_Minnesota Murray]
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*[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Shetek_Township,_Murray_County,_Minnesota Shetek]
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*[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Skandia_Township,_Murray_County,_Minnesota Skandia]
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*[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Slayton_Township,_Murray_County,_Minnesota Slayton]
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==== Neighboring Counties  ====
 
==== Neighboring Counties  ====
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==== Cemeteries  ====
 
==== Cemeteries  ====
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{| width="80%" cellspacing="1" cellpadding="1" border="1"
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| width="30%" bgcolor="#E0E0E0" align="center" | '''Tombstone Transcriptions Online'''
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| width="30%" bgcolor="#E0E0E0" align="center" | '''Tombstone Transcriptions in Print'''
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| width="30%" bgcolor="#E0E0E0" align="center" | '''List of Cemeteries in the county'''
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| bgcolor="#F0F0F0" | [https://www.findagrave.com/memorial Findagrave.com]
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| bgcolor="#F0F0F0" | {{FHL|627024|subject-id|disp=Family History Library}}
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| bgcolor="#F0F0F0" | [https://www.findagrave.com/cemetery-browse/USA/Minnesota/Murray-County?id=county_1360 Findagrave.com]
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| bgcolor="#F0F0F0" | [http://murray.mngenweb.net/cemetery.htm USGenWeb]
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| bgcolor="#F0F0F0" | [http://www.worldcat.org/search?q=su%3Acemetery+Murray+Minnesota&qt=results_page WorldCat]
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| bgcolor="#F0F0F0" | [https://billiongraves.com/search/cemetery Billion Graves]
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| bgcolor="#F0F0F0" | [http://usgwarchives.net/mn/murray/murray.html MNGenWeb Archives]
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| bgcolor="#F0F0F0" | [http://www.usgwtombstones.org/minnesota/murray.htm Tombstone Project]
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| bgcolor="#F0F0F0" |[https://billiongraves.com/search# Billion Graves]
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| bgcolor="#F0F0F0" colspan="3" | See [[Minnesota Cemeteries| Minnesota Cemeteries]] for more information.
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==== Census ====
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'''State Census'''
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*'''1865''' - {{RecordSearch|1503054|Minnesota State Census, 1865}} at [https://www.familysearch.org/search FamilySearch] — index and images
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*'''1885''' - {{RecordSearch|1503044|Minnesota State Census, 1885}} at [https://www.familysearch.org/search FamilySearch] — index and images
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*'''1905''' - {{RecordSearch|1503056|Minnesota State Census, 1905}} at [https://www.familysearch.org/search FamilySearch] — index and images
  
 
==== Church  ====
 
==== Church  ====
  
{{MN Church Intro}}
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{{MN Church Intro}}  
  
===== Lutheran =====
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===== Lutheran =====
  
'''Immanuel Lutheran Congregation, Fulda'''
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'''Immanuel Lutheran Congregation, Fulda'''  
  
 
*Records of Immanuel Lutheran Congregation, Fulda, in Evangelical Lutheran Church in America database at [http://www.archives.com Archives.com] ($).<ref name="ev">"Evangelical Lutheran Church in America: An Inventory of Selected Congregational Records of the American Lutheran Church in Minnesota at the Minnesota Historical Society," Collection Finding Aids, ''Minnesota Historical Society,'' http://www.mnhs.org/library/findaids/01009.xml, accessed 10 June 2013.</ref>
 
*Records of Immanuel Lutheran Congregation, Fulda, in Evangelical Lutheran Church in America database at [http://www.archives.com Archives.com] ($).<ref name="ev">"Evangelical Lutheran Church in America: An Inventory of Selected Congregational Records of the American Lutheran Church in Minnesota at the Minnesota Historical Society," Collection Finding Aids, ''Minnesota Historical Society,'' http://www.mnhs.org/library/findaids/01009.xml, accessed 10 June 2013.</ref>
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==== Court  ====
 
==== Court  ====
  
==== Land ====
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==== Emigration and Immigration ====
  
{{MN Land|Murray}}
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*'''1912 - 1956''' - {{RecordSearch|2426329|Minnesota Passenger and Crew Lists, 1912-1956}} at [https://www.familysearch.org/search FamilySearch] — index and images
  
==== Local Histories ====
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==== Land  ====
  
{{MN History Intro}}
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{{MN Land|Murray}}
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==== Local Histories  ====
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{{MN History Intro}}  
  
 
==== Maps  ====
 
==== Maps  ====
  
[[Image:Mnmurray.jpg|500px|Mnmurray.jpg]]
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{{MN Neighboring Counties Intro|county={{MN Murray County}}}}
  
*[http://www.historygeo.com/search/ Family Maps of {{PAGENAME}}] (land patent maps) at HistoryGeo.com ($). Free surname search.
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*[http://www.historygeo.com/v2/search/ Family Maps of {{PAGENAME}}] (land patent maps) at HistoryGeo.com ($). Free surname search.
  
 
==== Military  ====
 
==== Military  ====
  
==== Newspapers ====
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===== World War II =====
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*'''1940-1945''' - {{RecordSearch|2759155|Minnesota, World War II Draft Registration Cards,1940-1947}} at [https://familysearch.org/search FamilySearch] — index and images
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==== Naturalization and Citizenship ====
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*'''1872-1962''' - {{RecordSearch|2632486|Minnesota Naturalization Records and Indexes, 1872-1962}} at [https://familysearch.org/search FamilySearch] — index
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==== Newspapers ====
  
 
{{MN Newspaper abstracts|Murray}}
 
{{MN Newspaper abstracts|Murray}}
  
==== Probate ====
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====  Obituaries ====
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*'''1865-2006''' - {{RecordSearch|2469546|Minnesota Obituaries 1865-2006}} at [https://www.familysearch.org/search FamilySearch]— index and images
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==== Probate ====
  
 
{{MN Probate Intro}}
 
{{MN Probate Intro}}
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'''Online Probate Records'''
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*'''1801 - 1999''' [http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=9070 Minnesota Wills and Probate Records 1801-1999] at [http://home.ancestry.com/ Ancestry.com] — index and images $
  
==== Taxation ====
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==== Taxation ====
  
{{MN Tax Intro}}
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{{MN Tax Intro}}  
  
==== Vital Records ====
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==== Vital Records ====
  
 
{{MN Vital Intro}}
 
{{MN Vital Intro}}
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=====Birth=====
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=====Marriage=====
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*'''1860 - 1949''' {{RecordSearch|1803974|Minnesota, County Marriages, 1860-1949}} at [https://www.familysearch.org/search FamilySearch] — index and images
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=====Death=====
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*'''1850-2001''' - {{RecordSearch|2185953|Minnesota, County Deaths, 1850-2001}} at [https://familysearch.org/search FamilySearch] — index and images
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*'''1887-2001''' - {{RecordSearch|3398461|Minnesota Deaths, 1887-2001}} at [https://familysearch.org/search FamilySearch] — index and images
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*[https://www.deathindexes.com/minnesota/index.html Online Minnesota Death Records & Indexes]
  
 
== Societies and Libraries  ==
 
== Societies and Libraries  ==
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'''Murray County Historical Society and Museum'''<br> PO Box 61<br> 2480 29th St<br> Slayton MN 56172-0061<br> Telephone: 507-836-6533<br>[http://www.murraycountyhistoricalsociety.org/www/ Website]<br><br>
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'''Fulda Heritage Society'''<br> 105 Front St W<br>Fulda, MN, 56131<br>Telephone: 507-425-2201<br><br>
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'''Southwest Minnesota Historical Center'''<br> Social Science 141<br> Southwest Minnesota State University<br> 1501 State Street<br>Marshall, MN 56258<br>Telephone: 507-537-7373<br><br>
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'''Murray County Minnesota'''<br>2500 28th St<br> Slayton MN<br>Telephone: 507-836-6148<br>E-mail:[mailto:CRiley@co.murray.mn.us CRiley@co.murray.mn.us]<br>
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[http://murray-countymn.com/mc/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=22&Itemid=42 Website]<br><br>
  
 
==== Family History Centers<br>  ====
 
==== Family History Centers<br>  ====
  
*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]
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{{Family History Centers Intro}}
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*[[Introduction to Family History Centers]]
  
== Web Sites ==
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== Websites ==
  
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*[http://murray.mngenweb.net/  Murray County MNGenWeb]
 
*[http://genforum.com/mn/murray/ Murray County, MN Genealogy Forum] (GenForum)  
 
*[http://genforum.com/mn/murray/ Murray County, MN Genealogy Forum] (GenForum)  
 
*{{FHL|Minnesota%2C+Murray|subject|disp=FamilySearch Catalog}}
 
*{{FHL|Minnesota%2C+Murray|subject|disp=FamilySearch Catalog}}

Revision as of 17:23, 24 March 2020

Guide to Murray County, Minnesota ancestry, family history, and genealogy birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military records.


Murray County, Minnesota
Map
Map of Minnesota highlighting Murray County
Location in the state of Minnesota
Map of the U.S. highlighting Minnesota
Location of Minnesota in the U.S.
Facts
Founded May 23, 1857
County Seat Slayton
Courthouse
Address Murray County Courthouse
2500 28th Street
Slayton, MN 56172
Phone: 507.836.6148
Murray County Website


County Information[edit | edit source]

Description[edit | edit source]

The County was named for William Pitt Murray, who served in various positions within government. The County is located in the southwest area of the state. [1]

Murray County, Minnesota Record Dates[edit | edit source]

Known Beginning Dates for Major County Records[2]
Birth* Marriage Death* Court Land Probate Census
1873 1872 1873 1879 1873 1800s 1836
Statewide registration started for births in 1900 and deaths in 1908. General compliance by 1915.

County Courthouse[edit | edit source]

Clerk District Court has birth, marriage, death, divorce,
probate and court records.
County Recorder has land records. [3]

History[edit | edit source]

Parent County[edit | edit source]

  • 1857--Murray County was created 23 May 1857 from Brown County. County seat: Slayton [4]
  • For a brief history of how Murray County was named, click here, then select Murray County.

Boundary Changes[edit | edit source]

Record Loss[edit | edit source]

There is no known history of courthouse disasters in this county.

Places/Localities[edit | edit source]

Populated Places[edit | edit source]

HomeTown Locator. The following are the most historically and genealogically relevant populated places in this county:[5]

Cities
Unincorporated communities
Census-designated places
Townships


Neighboring Counties[edit | edit source]

Resources[edit | edit source]

Cemeteries[edit | edit source]

Tombstone Transcriptions Online Tombstone Transcriptions in Print List of Cemeteries in the county
Findagrave.com Family History Library Findagrave.com
USGenWeb WorldCat Billion Graves
MNGenWeb Archives
Tombstone Project
Billion Graves
See Minnesota Cemeteries for more information.

Census[edit | edit source]

State Census

Church[edit | edit source]

Most church records are held by individual churches. For contact information, check a phone directory, such as SearchBug or Dex Knows. Some denominations are gathering their records into a central repository. For more information about these major repositories, see Minnesota Church Records.


Lutheran[edit | edit source]

Immanuel Lutheran Congregation, Fulda

  • Records of Immanuel Lutheran Congregation, Fulda, in Evangelical Lutheran Church in America database at Archives.com ($).[6]

Court[edit | edit source]

Emigration and Immigration[edit | edit source]

Land[edit | edit source]

The county register of deeds keeps land records once the land was transferred to private ownership. Abstracts and indexes for these records are generally available at the county courthouse.

Land records for Minnesota are listed in the Place Search of the FamilySearch Catalog under:

MINNESOTA, Murray – LAND AND PROPERTY


Local Histories[edit | edit source]

Local histories are available for Murray County, Minnesota Genealogy. County histories may include biographies, church, school and government history, and military information. For more information about local histories, see the wiki page section Minnesota Local Histories.

Maps[edit | edit source]

Lincoln CountyLyon CountyRedwood CountyCottonwood CountyPipestone CountyRock CountyNobles CountyJackson CountyMN MURRAY.PNG
Click a neighboring county
for more resources


Military[edit | edit source]

World War II[edit | edit source]

Naturalization and Citizenship[edit | edit source]

Newspapers[edit | edit source]

Additional newspapers abstracts can sometimes be found using search phrases such as Murray County, Minnesota Genealogy newspapers in online catalogs like:

Obituaries[edit | edit source]

Probate[edit | edit source]

Probate records may include, wills, bonds, petitions, accounts, inventories, administrations, orders, decrees, and distributions. They may include the decedent’s date of death, names of his or her spouse, children, parents, siblings, in-laws, etc. See Minnesota Probate Records for additional information.


Online Probate Records

Taxation[edit | edit source]

Minnesota tax records complement land records and can be used in place of censuses before 1820 or to supplement the years between censuses. Because only persons who owned taxable property were listed, many residents were not included in tax lists. There may also be gaps of several years in the tax records of some counties. For more information, see the wiki page Minnesota Taxation.


Vital Records[edit | edit source]

Vital Records consist of births, adoptions, marriages, divorces, and deaths recorded on registers, certificates, and documents.

A copy or an extract of most original records can be purchased from the Minnesota State Registrar of Vital Records, the County Clerk's office of the county where the event occurred], order electronically online ($) or download an application for Minnesota Birth Certificate and Death Certificates Applications to mail.

See also Minnesota Vital Records or How to order Minnesota Vital Records. For information about restrictions and costs for certificates, see the CDC Where to Write for Vital Records site.


Birth[edit | edit source]
Marriage[edit | edit source]
Death[edit | edit source]

Societies and Libraries[edit | edit source]

Murray County Historical Society and Museum
PO Box 61
2480 29th St
Slayton MN 56172-0061
Telephone: 507-836-6533
Website

Fulda Heritage Society
105 Front St W
Fulda, MN, 56131
Telephone: 507-425-2201

Southwest Minnesota Historical Center
Social Science 141
Southwest Minnesota State University
1501 State Street
Marshall, MN 56258
Telephone: 507-537-7373

Murray County Minnesota
2500 28th St
Slayton MN
Telephone: 507-836-6148
E-mail:CRiley@co.murray.mn.us
Website

Family History Centers
[edit | edit source]

Family History Centers provide one-on-one assistance and free access to premium genealogical websites. In addition, many centers have free how-to genealogy classes.

Websites[edit | edit source]

References[edit | edit source]

  1. Wikipedia contributors, "Murray County, Minnesota" in https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Murray_County,_Minnesota accessed 13 Nov 2018
  2. Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Murray County, Minnesota. Page 362-370 At various libraries (WorldCat); FHL Book 973 D27e 2002; Alice Eichholz, ed. Ancestry’s Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources, Third ed. (Provo, Utah: Ancestry, 2004), 362-365.
  3. Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Murray County, Minnesota page 366, At various libraries (WorldCat); FHL Book 973 D27e 2002.
  4. The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).
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