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Carver County, Minnesota
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County Information

Founded February 20, 1855
Named for Jonathan Carver, an explorer in the area.
County Seat: Chaska


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Carver County Localities


Cities and Towns
Carver, Chanhassen, Chaska, Cologne, Hamburg, Mayer, New Germany, Norwood Young America, Victoria, Waconia, Watertown

Unincorporated Communities
Augusta, San Francisco, Bongards, Assumption

Townships
Benton, Camden, Chaska, Dahlgren, Hancock, Hollywood, Laketown, San Francisco, Waconia, Watertown, Young America

Online Data

Biographies Births
Cemeteries Census
Church News & History Court
Deaths Directories and Gazetteers
Families History
Marriages Military
News Obits
People Public Officials
Schools Wills and Probate

Website Updates

JANUARY 2018
MILITARY: Soldiers-Paul Wellens, Arthur Wenz
MILITARY: WWI Casualty News-Wallace B. Taylor, Arthur G. Buschkowsky, Walter Hecklin, Charles Gutofski
OBITS: Swan Sundine
PEOPLE: Paul Smith
NEWS-CRIME: John Anderson - submitted by Robin Line

JUNE 2017
MILITARY: Korean War Casualties, Vietnam War Casualties
OFFICIALS: News Items-Fred Du Toit, A. L. Skoog
OFFICIALS: 1878 County Officials
DIRECTORIES: 1878 Gazetteer and Business Directory
MARRIAGES: Dehle-Brum, Horman-Lano
NEWS-VISIT: Mrs. John Dimler
PEOPLE: Dr. George Eitel
NEWS-ILLNESS & INJURY: Alex. Niccum

APRIL 2017
PEOPLE: Clara Grund, Mrs. Walburga Wackerle
NEWS-FIRE: John Hebeisen's ware room, Judge Warner Residence
OBITS: Henry Hoefken, Emelie Landeck
NEWS-VISIT: Calvin Vriesen

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