Minnesota Genealogical Society



photo of tote bagMinnesota Genealogical Society Tote Bag
Show your Minnesota pride! This handsome tote bag is ideal for carrying your laptop, MGS QuickGuide, books, and papers to research locations or conferences and classes. It is made of sturdy polyester, with a large main compartment that zippers shut, and two strong shoulder straps.The front Velcroed pocket is imprinted with the MGS logo in two colors. Two mesh side pockets give you separate places to tuck your magnifying glass and lunch. It even has a loop for your pen. Overall size: 14"h x 20"w x 4 1/2"d. $12.00, S & H $6

Minnesota Quick Guide photoMinnesota QuickGuide
Created by MGS in partnership with the makers of Legacy Family Tree software, the Minnesota QuickGuide is a collection of essential resources. It includes a timeline of Minnesota history, tips on Minnesota research strategy, a list of migration routes, and much more. Also included: more than 100 links to websites and online resources for vital records, church records, census records, and other Minnesota materials. This handy 4-page guide is laminated to stand up to frequent use.
$8.00, S&H $1.50
You can also purchase the QuickGuide in electronic format to access anytime on your computer or mobile device. To purchase the PDF version for $2.95, go to Legacy. To purchase the Kindle version for $2.99, go to Amazon.

photo of journalsMinnesota Genealogist Quarterly Journal
Some back issues of the Minnesota Genealogist quarterly journal are available for purchase. $5 (Sales tax and shipping included in the price)
Vol and # of Journal Desired

Land Ownership Maps
Reprints of township (plat) maps with every name indexes - sales tax and shipping included • Cottonwood County - 1896 Plat Book • Dakota County - 1874 and 1879 Wall Maps. These are indexes of the maps and a reprint (42" by 42") of the 1879 map is included. • Faribault County - 1886 Plat Book • Jackson County - 1887 Plat Book • Lyon County - 1902 Plat Book • Nobles County - 1888 Plat Book (includes patron index) • Norman County - 1896 Plat Book (includes patron index) • Red Lake (Pennington) County - Standard County Atlas - 1910 • Rice County - 1900 Plat Book • Rock County - 1886 Plat Book • Scott County - 1898 Plat Book. $15 each (Sales tax and shipping included in the price)
Title of Book Desired

Cemetery Records - Oakland Cemetery, St. Paul (Ramsey County)
      Volume 1
      1853-31 May 1871, 104 pages. $15 (Sales tax and shipping included in the price)

     Volume 2
      1 June 1871-31 May 1878, 97 pages. $15 (Sales tax and shipping included in the price)

      Volume 3
      Zion Lutheran Church Section, 43 pages. $10 (Sales tax and shipping included in the price)

Cemetery Records - Fairview Cemetery, Stillwater
Fairview Cemetery, Stillwater (Washington County), 29 pages, approximately 4,000 entries. $10 (Sales tax and shipping included in the price)

Cemetery Records - Brown Cemetery, Henderson
Brown Cemetery, Henderson (Sibley County), 57 pages, approximately 3,500 entries. $15 (Sales tax and shipping included in the price)

The Minnesota Genealogical Society is Minnesota's family history help-place. MGS is a 501(c)3 nonprofit organization run entirely by volunteers, and it operates on a lean budget. Your donation enables us to present educational opportunities and maintain our Library and Research Center - and it's tax deductible! Thank you.


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