Minnesota Genealogy Crash Course

Find Your Ancestors in the North Star State

Whether your ancestors were Scandinavian settlers of the Minnesota territory, French fur trades or native Sioux, you’re in for a treat. The Land of 10,000 Lakes offers a wealth of resources for genealogical research, and many of them are online. Paula Stuart-Warren will shares her special techniques and advice for revealing your roots in the North Star State. This webinar comes with a free copy of our Minnesota Research Guide.

  • SESSION STATUS: Digital Recording Available (Download Here)
  • STARTING TIME: On-Demand
  • LENGTH: 1 hour
  • PRICE: $39.99
  • PRESENTER: Paula Stewart-Warren


  • Essential Minnesota history, from the Louisiana Purchase to the 1862 Homestead Act
  • Where to find essential Minnesota records, including territorial and state censuses
  • Details on ethnicity-based records, such as American Indians, Scandinavian and German
  • Lesser-known record sources, such as railroad personnel records and historical manuscript collections
  • Vital websites for conducting family research in the North Star state


Leave a Reply