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== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
  
<br>Swift County; 301 14th St N; PO Box 50; Benson, MN 56215; Ph. 320.843.3377 Details: (Attached to Pope &amp; Chippewa Cos prior to organization 6 Apr 1897) (Co Treas has b rec from 1870, m rec from 1871 &amp; d rec from 1872; Clk Cts has div, ct &amp; pro rec; Co Redr has land rec) www.rootsweb.com/~mnswift/ <br>
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<br>[http://www.swiftcounty.com/ Swift County Courthouse]<br>&nbsp;301 14th St N; PO Box 50<br> Benson, MN 56215<br> Ph. 320.843.3377&nbsp;<br><br>County Treasurer has birth records from 1870, <br>marriage records from 1871 and death records<br> from 1872; Clk Cts has divorce, court and <br>probate records; County Recorder has land records <ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Stevens 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 11:10, 2 August 2012

Template:Minnesota-stubUnited States > Minnesota > Swift County

County Courthouse[edit | edit source]


Swift County Courthouse
 301 14th St N; PO Box 50
Benson, MN 56215
Ph. 320.843.3377 

County Treasurer has birth records from 1870,
marriage records from 1871 and death records
from 1872; Clk Cts has divorce, court and
probate records; County Recorder has land records [1]

History[edit | edit source]

Parent County[edit | edit source]

  • 1870--Swift County was created 8 November 1870 from from Chippewa County.  County seat: Benson [2]
  • For a brief history of how Swift County was named, click here, then select Swift County.

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References[edit | edit source]

  1. Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Stevens County, Minnesota page 369, {WorldCat|50140092|disp=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).