Hennepin County, Minnesota

This Site is part of

The MNGenWeb Project & The USGenWeb Project

"Side Notes"
FS Gleanings:
"Born in Hennepin County"
This database was created from FamilySearch.

The only parameter used was 'Born in Hennepin County'
The Column to the far right gives the name of the Database.

Once you find a name of interest,
use this Site to access the data.


Vital Records [From old Hennepin Co., GW Files]
Dayton Marriages ~ St John Baptist Church ~ Independence: Deaths

Minnesota State Databases
Birth Records ~ MN Official Marriage System ~ Death Records

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

Towns Settled in 1862


"Cyber Gleanings"

"What's New"

New Resources added on a regular basis, all with a connection to Hennepin County and Minnesota

Site Updated: 21 December 2017

Contact: Martha

Online Continuously since 1996
Vital Records & Resources
Vitals Databases: FamilySearch

MN Birth Index 1935>2002 ~ MN Births & Christenings 1840>1980
MN County Birth Records 1863>1983 ~ MN County Marriages 1860>1949
MN Marriage Index 1958>2001 ~ MN Marriages 1849>1950
MN Divorce Index 1970>1995 ~ MN Death Index 1908>2002 ~ MN Death Records 1866>1916
MN Deaths & Burials 1835>1990 ~ MN Will Records 1849>1985

Vitals from Newspapers [From old Hennepin Files]

Newspaper Records & Obituary Indexes
Arizona, Payson, Obituaries, 1948-2008 [FS]

CA, Oakland, Alameda Co., Newspaper Record Collection, 1985-2011
California, Fresno and Napa Co's, Obituaries, 1974-1997 [FS]
California, Napa and Butte Counties, Obituaries, 1866-1992 [FS]
Clan Digger's Gen Soc [Kern, CA] Obituaries: 1969>2002 : Vols 1 > 19 [FS]
Note, the Clan Digger Gen Soc Obit Vols can be found in the FS Catalog.
If you don't want to download the vols, I will be happy to send scans.
Idaho, Southeast Co's: Obituaries, 1864-2007 [FS]
Idaho, Obituary Collection, 1868-2013 [Anc]
Illinois, Mildred Hooper Obituary Collection, 1959-1981
Mildred Hooper Obit Collection [Boone, Howard, St Louis, MO]
Michigan Obituaries, 1820-2006 ~ Obit Images are on FS
Minnesota Obituaries: CA, ID, NE, NH, MO & PA [1865 > 2006]
Minnesota Obits: Blue Earth, Carlton, Dakota, Hennepin & St Louis Co's., MN
Pennsylvania Obituaries, 1977-2010 [FS]
San Diego Union-Tribune (CA) Obituaries, 1993-1994 Anc]
San Diego Union-Tribune (CA) Obituaries, 1993-1994 [POB San Diego Co., CA] [Anc]
Obits-GenealogyBank [FS]:
Born: ID, NE, NH, MN, MO, PA Died: San Luis Obispo Co., CA

There were several Cemetery Files in the old Hennepin Co., GW Files.
Sts Peter & Paul ~ Congregational Church Cemetery
Maple Hill [Excerp from MN Genealogical Magazine]
Maple Hill Cemetery - Veteran Burials, Information and News Articles
[With Thanks to Shawne]

The rest of the Cemeteries for Hennepin County can be found on Find~A~Grave.

Search: Find~A~Grave

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There are 3 Cemeteries listed on Interment.net
U.S., Cemetery and Funeral Home Collection, 1847 - 2015
"Born in Hennepin County, MN"
The Explanation is here: Data is on Ancestry Lookups available


"The Fine Print"
Hennepin 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

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 Hennepin 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