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Nicollet County, Minnesota

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Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Nicollet County, Minnesota.

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On March 5, 1853 the territorial legislature partitioned off the lower portion of Dakota County to form Nicollet County. It was named for Joseph Nicolas Nicollet (1786-1843), a French explorer whose maps of the area had been instrumental in the territory's development.

Adjacent Counties

Cities, Towns, Townships & Communities

  • Belgrade
  • Bernadotte
  • Brighton
  • Courtland
  • Granby
  • Klossner
  • Lafayette
  • Lake Prairie
  • Mankato (part)
  • New Sweden
  • Nicollet
  • North Mankato (part)
  • North Star
  • Oshawa
  • Ridgely
  • St. George
  • St. Peter (County Seat)
  • Traverse
  • West Newton



Nat'l Reg. of Hist. Places