Assorted Groups (Anthology, Cultural, Ethnic, & Religious):
Pommern Regional Group of Minnesota - that land in northeast Germany along the
Baltic Sea from Mecklenburg on the west to almost Danzig (now Gdansk, Poland) on
Welsh in Minnesota - An interactive online book.
Note: These items are presented as part of the historical record and should not be interpreted to mean that the WebMaster, in any way, endorses any stereotypes which may be implied by the linked web sites.
Census & related Lists of various kinds:
1849 Census - The 1849 Minnesota Territorial 'Sences'. On 3 March 1849, the U.S.
Congress formally approved the Minnesota Territory.
1850 Census - Minnesota Territory 1850 Federal Census Index combining all nine
Minnesota counties that were in existence during the 1850 enumeration, with links
to the image files of the microfilmed census pages.
Extinct Minnesota Counties:: (not linked unless noted, ):
(If you know of more to be added, please contact us.)
1858-1862 Formed from Pembina County. Name Changed to Clay in 1862 |
1849-1858, reconstituted as Pembina County, Dakota Territory in 1861, eventually reduced to present-day Pembina County (now located in North Dakota)
Genealogical/Historical Commissions, Societies and Museums:
Please click here - (Counties we have listed), (To list a local society, please contact us.)
Historical interest Items, etc.:
Information here soon...
Libraries & Newspapers:
Bentley Historical Library - established in 1935 by the University of Michigan Regents to
carry out two functions: to serve as the official archives of the University and to
document the history of the state of Michigan and the activities of its people,
organizations and voluntary associations.
Iron Range Research Center - Research Center Library and Archives.
Minnesota Digital Library - Minnesota Reflections brings you nearly 31,000 images and
documents shared by more than 95 cultural heritage organizations across the state.
This site offers a broad view of Minnesota's history for researchers, educators,
students, and the public.
St. Cloud Area Genealogists, Inc.
St. Paul Family History Center - A search for the greatest treasures - our ancestors
State Capital City: Saint Paul (Capital since 1812 - located in Ramsey County)
The State name: The name of this state came from the Minnesota River so named by the Dakota Sioux for the river's "cloudy" or "milky water." The Dakota word "mnishota" means "cloudy" or "milky water."
U.S.A. - General Information links page
U.S.A. - Possessions & Territories
Death Certificate Index Search - Statewide search engine.