History Center is open. The Archives requires an appointment. Call 507-934-2160.

×The museum’s exhibits are open limited hours. The Research Center at the Nicollet County Historical Society is open by appointment only, Thursdays and Fridays from 10 a.m. – 3 p.m. Research can also be conducted virtually. For assistance or to schedule a research appointment, contact the Research Coordinator at research@nchsmn.org or 507-934-2160.

Nicollet County Genealogy Resources

Nicollet County Obituaries

View an index of obituaries published in Nicollet County newspapers through 2012. Obituaries after 2012 are usually being published in a digital format and are readily available by searching online. That said, we also maintain a collection of those obituaries.

For information or for copies of obituaries, please contact the Research Coordinator at research@nchsmn.org or (507) 934-2160. See fee schedule.
 

Nicollet County Cemetery Records

View an index of Nicollet County burial and cemetery records. Sometimes more information is available, so please address questions to the Research Coordinator at research@nchsmn.org or (507) 934-2160.
 

Family Histories and Descent Charts

Family histories, including published books, and genealogical information are available in the vertical subject files of the Research Center. View a list of some of these resources. (Abbreviations: Hx = history; VF = Vertical Files; Bk = book)

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