Genealogy and Historical Resources

THE BLUE EARTH COMMUNITY LIBRARY
HAS MANY RESOURCES AVAILABLE FOR GENEALOGY RESEARCH.

Newspapers

     We have local newspapers and microfilm from 1868-present


Census data for Faribault County for the following years:
1860,1870, 1880, 1900, 1910, 1920


Other microfilm:

  • 1890-Special Schedules Union Veterans & widows of the civil war.
  • Dakota Civil War Union Soldiers Index 1st Battalion Dakota Cav.
  • Faribault County Cemetary Register 18XX-1990
  • Minnesota State Population Census 1865-1905
  • J.A. Kiester History of Faribault County Vol. 1*
  • J.A. Kiester History of Faribault County Vol. 2*

And a digital microfilm reader connected to the printer.

Microfilm

We also have numerous historical records
And a burial map of the local cemeteries
As well as a library account for Ancestry.com

Books

To request genealogy searches
You may email us at
Libtfb@tds.lib.mn.us
or call us at 507-526-5012


 

LINKS

 

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