Faribault County Minnesota MnGenWeb home page




Links for Faribault County, Minnesota, researching!

Be careful when researching southern Minnesota. The city of Faribault is in Rice County (not Faribault County)and the city of Blue Earth is in Faribault County (not Blue Earth County).

Faribault County Home Page


View Faribault Co. Archives

Maps & Links of Interest

Lookups and Volunteers

Add to Faribault Archives

Rootsweb resources

Antique Postcards

Faribault Co. Books at Park Books

Message Board

Pre-1908 MN Land Patent Grants

Faribault Co Newspapers at the MHS

Get the .tif images of the 1860 census for Faribault County!


Maps and Links for Faribault County, Minnesota! 

Find out how Maps Can Help You Trace Your Family Tree.

Use this system to find Faribault Co. towns, rivers, lakes, railroads, etc. - Blue Earth in the Tiger Map System

View U.S. County Outline Maps (by state) from The Perry-Castañeda Library Map Collection at the University of Texas at Austin.

View a list of 188 selected Faribault County Features (cemeteries, churches, populated places, streams, etc.) from the GNIS (Geographic Names Information System) or you can make your own query of the GNIS for other locations.

How to order 7.5' quadrangle and other maps from the USGS (US Geological Survey).

If you would like to order 7.5' quadrangle maps for your computer visit the USGS (US Geological Survey) and check out their DRG Maps (Digital Raster Graphics) on CDROM. All of Kentucky is now available. Check DRG Availability.

Would you like to know what the United States looked like during a particular time in it's history? View some of the Historical Maps of the United States from The Perry-Castañeda Library Map Collection at the University of Texas at Austin.


Here are some Minnesota links and ones of general interest for genealogy research:

Minnesota Libraries

Other libraries


Additional Minnesota Societies/Organizations

Databases - US

The MinnesotaGenWeb Project

The MinnesotaGenWeb Project coordinates genealogical links in each of the state's counties. It is affliated with USGenWeb, which is an outgrowth of a Kentucky project designed to link and store all databases useful for genealogical research.

My name is Kathy Hines and I have volunteered as coordinator for Faribault County. If you would like to contribute your information to this site, please contact me.

If you would like to host one or more of the available Minnesota counties, please contact, Jackie Hufschmid, the Minnesota coordinator.

This page was last modified Saturday, 19-Apr-2003 21:24:34 MDT.