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''[[United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Minnesota]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]'' '''Wabasha County'''  
 
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| county = Wabasha County
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| state = Minnesota
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| founded year = 1849
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| founded date = October 27
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| seat = Wabasha
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| building address = Wabasha County Courthouse<br> 625 Jefferson Avenue<br>Wabasha, MN 55981<br>Phone: 651.565.3018<br>[http://www.co.wabasha.mn.us/ '''Wabasha County Website'''] }}
  
 
== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
 
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<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>  
[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  ==

Revision as of 18:34, 10 April 2013

United States Gotoarrow.png Minnesota Gotoarrow.png Wabasha County



Wabasha County, Minnesota
Map
Map of the U.S. highlighting Minnesota
Location of Minnesota in the U.S.
Facts
Founded October 27, 1849
County Seat Wabasha
Courthouse
Address Wabasha County Courthouse
625 Jefferson Avenue
Wabasha, MN 55981
Phone: 651.565.3018
Wabasha County Website


County Courthouse[edit | edit source]



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[edit | edit source]

Parent County[edit | edit source]

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.

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Civil War[edit | edit source]

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.

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References[edit | edit source]

  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).