Benton County MN Genealogy

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Benton County Records by City/Town

Foley Genealogy (45)
Gilman Genealogy (33)

Ronneby Genealogy (34)
Sauk Rapids Genealogy (87)

Overview of Benton County Records

  • Benton County was created in 1849 from St. Croix County.
  • Birth records from 1900 to the present and death records from 1908 to the present can be obtained from the Minnesota Department of Health.
  • The Benton County Recorder has birth records starting in 1870, marriage records starting in 1887, death records starting in 1871, and land records starting in 1850.
  • The Benton County Court Administrator has divorce records, court records starting in 1900, and probate records starting in 1850.
  • Online indexes and images of some of the above records can be found by using the links on this site.