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Pine County, Minnesota
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Pine County, Minnesota Facts

When was Pine County, MN Created?
Pine County was founded on March 1, 1856 from Chisago County and Ramsey County.

What is the County Seat of Pine County, MN?
The County Seat is located in Pine City and the county government website is

What counties are adjacent to Pine County, MN?
Bordering Counties are Carlton CountyDouglas County, Wisconsin, Burnett County, Wisconsin, Chisago CountyIsanti CountyKanabec CountyAitkin County.

Pine County, MN Vital Records

Where can find Pine County Birth, marriage, Divorce and Death Records?
Pine County vital records can be found at the Minnesota Office of Vital Records which has copies of birth resords from 1900 and death records from 1908. There is a fee for each copy requested. Please refer to the information to the Statewide Vital Records in Minnesota for current fees and application process.

You can search online for Pine County Birth, Marriage, Divorce or Death Records. You can also Order Electronically Online or can download an application for Minnesota Birth Certificate and Death Certificates Applications to mail.

Pine County, MN Census Records

What Pine County, MN census records are available?
There are many types of census records for Pine County guide you in researching your family tree. Federal Population Schedules are available for 186018701880 (free index)1890 (fragment)19001910192019301940.

Pine Co. Mortality Schedules can be found for 1860, 1870 and 1880. Pine Co. Industry and Agriculture Schedules can be found for 1860, 1870 and 1880. Pine Co. Union Veterans Schedules can be acquired for 1890.

Pine Co. territorial and state censuses exist for the years 1849-1905.. There is free down-loadable and also printable census forms to help you with your research. See Also Minnesota Census Records Research Guide

Pine County, MN Courthouse and Government Records

Pine County Courthouse

What genealogical records can I find in the Pine County Courthouse?
Researchers frequently overlook the great importance of Pine County court, probate, and land records data as a useful resource of ancestry and genealogy information. Buried away in Minnesota courthouses and archives everywhere are the ambitions and frustrations of countless Minnesota residents.

The possibilities are excellent that your forefathers have left a comprehensive document of at least a number of facets of their lives in the Pine County court records. Even if your forebears is not referred to in a Court case, contemplate all of the other procedures that could have lead to him or her to appear in court records. See Also Minnesota Corthouse Records Research Guide.

Pine County, MN Societies and Family History Resources

What genealogical and historical societies, archives, museums, associations and libraries are available for Pine County, MN?
A list of Pine County Historical  and Genealogical Societies, Libraries, Archives. See also list of Statewide Minnesota Archives, Historical & Genealogical Societies.

Where can I connect with other Pine County, MN Researchers through message boards and forums?

What other genealogical resources are available in Pine County, MN?
The following are web links to Genealogy, Records and Resources pertaining to Pine County. Each of these genealogy links fall into 3 categories: Professional Sites, Personal Sites or Organization Sites. Some have free access some have to have a fee. This is simply a list which has been gathered or submitted. I do not endorse or promote one genealogy site above another.

Pine Co. MN Books, Newspapers & Publications

Pine Co. MN Cemeteries & Church Records

Pine Co. MN Family Websites, Pictures & Histories

Pine Co. MN General and History Websites

Pine Co. MN Immigration & Naturalization

Pine Co. MN Maps, Atlases & Gazetteers

Pine Co. MN Military Records