Minnesota Divorce Index, 1970-1995 is a free collection at FamilySearch with a searchable name index for divorces in Minnesota.

This Minnesota Divorce Index can be searched by:

  • First Name
  • Last Name
  • Life Event (birth, marriage, residence, death, any)
  • Relationship (spouse, parents, another person)

You’ll need to be logged in with a free FamilySearch account to search these records. It’s easy to register for a free account at FamilySearch.
[su_heading size=”18″]What Can I Learn from Minnesota Divorce Records?[/su_heading]

These Minnesota marriage records may include:

  • Name of Husband
  • Name of Wife
  • Divorce Date and Place
  • Where to find the record (page, volume, entry number)

[su_heading size=”18″]How Can Divorce Records Help Me Find Other Records?[/su_heading]

With Minnesota Divorce Records information you can:

  • Find the original Marriage Record
  • Find the Husband or Wife in a state or federal census with their families.
  • Compile family group sheets with the information you glean from censuses and search for birth, marriage, and death dates for each family member.
  • Find the Husband or Wife in a local city directory
    • get residence information for each person
    • learn about employment from a city directory search
  • Use the Husband or Wife’s names and residences to search for any tax or other court records


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