Blue Earth County, Minnesota
This Site is part of the MNGenWeb Project and the USGenWeb Project

My name is Martha and I am the County Coordinator for Blue Earth.
I do not live in Minnesota, but have roots deep in her soil.
I am happy to answer questions and assist with locating research resources.
I can be contacted via Email using this link.


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"What's New"
"Cyber Gleanings"

The site linked above has a plethora of
resources all with a connection to the
Minnesota Counties I host.
Please check it on a regular basis to find
items of interest.

Newly added:
Employment Records:
Colorado SteelWorks
Brooklyn, NY  Bethleham Steel Shipyard
U.S., Album of Criminals, 1906 [Anc]
New York, Sing Sing Prison Admission Registers, 1865-1939 [Anc]

Online Continuously since 1996

This Site updated:
26 December 2017
How to use this Site

The links to the left are self explanatory.
If you can't find an item of interest, check the "Odds & Ends" Page.

Interested in another Minnesota County?
Here is the List of Counties.

Queries, Mail Lists, Lookup Volunteers,
Biographies & Native Americans are on the Odds Page.

Obituaries can be found on the Vital Records Page

Brief History of Blue Earth County
The Wiki for Blue Earth County can be found here.
Blue Earth County Historical Society
The Blue Earth County Government Site has a very informative history.
Blue Earth County Statistics

Blue Earth Townships

Blue Earth County Neighbors:
Brown ~ Nicollet ~ Le Sueur ~ Waseca
Faribault ~ Martin ~ Watonwan
Interactive Map of Minnesota [1916] : Township Plat Maps
Rootsweb hosted USGenWeb Counties are offline for an indefinite time.
The State Coordinator of the MNGenWeb has updated the Table of Contents for those Counties on RW, Check Here.
Notice Updated: 26 December 2017

Historical Maps

Perry - Castañeda Collection ~ David Rumsey Collection
MN Department of Natural Resources
More Maps:
From the Alabama Collection ~ From the Historic Map Works ~ And finally: Google Earth

Blue Earth County Coordinator: Martha A Crosley Graham

Co-State Coordinators: Shirley Cullum & Tim Stowell

Assistant State Coordinator: Karen De Groote
For information about adopting a Minnesota County, please contact Shirley or Tim

"The Fine Print"
All materials, images, sounds and data contained herein are not to be copied or downloaded for purposes of duplication, distribution or publishing without the express written permission of the Blue Earth County Coordinator. All data will stay with the MNGenWeb Project when and if the Coordinator resigns: Future contributions or donations will be returned to the Submitter upon request. Although believed to be correct as presented, any corrections, changes or additions or invalid links should be brought to the attention of the