Redwood County, Minnesota

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County Information
Created: 1862
Parent County: Brown
County Seat: Redwood Falls
The Lower Sioux Indian Reservation is entirely within the county.

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Cities and Towns
Belview, Clements, Delhi, Gilfillan, Lamberton, Lucan, Milroy, Morgan, Redwood Falls (part), Revere, Sanborn, Seaforth, Vesta, Wabasso, Walnut Grove, Wanda

Brookville, Charlestown, Delhi, Gales, Granite Rock, Honner, Johnsonville, Kintire, Lamberton, Morgan, New Avon, North Hero, Paxton, Redwood Falls, Sheridan, Sherman, Springdale, Sundown, Swedes Forest, Three Lakes, Underwood, Vail, Vesta, Waterbury, Westline, Willow Lake

Online Data

Biographies Births
Cemeteries Census
Churches Court and Legal
Directories and Gazetteeers Divorces
Families History
Lower Agency Marriages
Military Newspaper Data
Obituaries People
Public Officials Schools
Sioux Uprising Wills and Probate

Website Updates

JUNE 2018
MARRIAGES: Early County Records (Pre 1871)
OBITS: Ed Darling
CHURCH: News-1897-New Lutheran Church
COURT: J. F. Jones vs. John Martin
MILITARY: Soldiers-August Frederickson
NEWS-VISIT: Mrs. J. P. Freeburg

MILITARY: WWI Casualty News-Henry J. Nelson, Carl Simon, Victor J. Hirsch
MILITARY: Soldiers-Russell Austin, Victor J. Hirsch, Arnold L. Miller, Francis E. Callery
WILLS ETC.: Barber, Hendrickson, Hotchkiss, Jennings, Johanson, Kanes, Nelson (2), Orth, Parker, Reynolds, Scharman, Sloan, Sorenson, Swoffer, Tofting
COURT: 1888-Murder Trials-John Gorres, William Rose-submitted by Robin Line
OBITS: Elizabeth Hitchcock-submitted by Robin Line

JUNE 2017
OBITS : Henry Bock, William Gannott
PEOPLE: Elizabeth Wilson
DIRECTORIES : 1878 Town and Business Directory
PUBLIC OFFICIALS : 1878 Directory
PUBLIC OFFICIALS : Individuals-Frederick H. Aldrich
NEWS-COMMUNITY: 1906-Photographer Needed
NEWS-VISIT: A. F. Pottratz
CHURCHES: News - 1898-Congregational Church Dedicated

MARCH 2017
OBITS : Heimann Infant, Mrs. Gumpto, Louis Gerstman-submitted by Robin Line
NEWS-BIRTHDAY/ANNIVERSARY: Mr. and Mrs. William Sandmann submitted by Robin Line
NEWS-CRIME: Israel T. Alexander-submitted by Robin Line
NEWS-ILLNESS/INJURY: Mrs. Hans Nelson-submitted by Robin Line
PEOPLE: Theodore Balko, Phil. Miller, Richard W. Sears-submitted by Robin Line
LOWER SIOUX AGENCY : 1893-Whiskey & Tramps, 1871-Stay on the Reservation, 1895-Lower Agency Band, 1908-Claim for old annuities
SIOUX UPRISING: Victim and Survivor Listing
SIOUX UPRISING: Attack History

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