Lyon County Records

Search for Lyon County MN county records. County records include birth certificates, death certificates, marriage records, marriage licenses, divorce records, property tax records, property ownership, historical records, genealogical research, property titles, property deeds, county maps, county taxes, county zones, school boundaries, and more.


Clerk Offices are responsible for maintaining important records for a county or local area, including multiple types of county records. These include vital documents such as birth certificates, marriage records, divorce records, and death certificates, which can be useful for proving identity or for conducting genealogical research. They may also keep documents related to property ownership and property taxes, including title deeds, tax assessments, property appraisals, and property sale records. The Clerk Office is one of the best places to find all types of county records, which may be available online.

Cottonwood Clerk's Office Cottonwood MN 86 East Main Street 56229 507-423-6488

Ghent Clerk Ghent MN 107 North Chapman Street 56239 507-428-3214

Lyon County Clerk Marshall MN 607 West Main Street 56258 320-864-1281

Marshall City Clerk Marshall MN 344 West Main Street 56258 507-537-6763

Minneota City Clerk Minneota MN 129 East 1st Street 56264 507-872-6144

Russel City Clerk Russell MN 106 North River Street 56169 507-823-4366

Tracy City Clerk Tracy MN 336 Morgan Street 56175 507-629-5528


Town and City Halls are responsible for providing municipal services for their locality. As part of this job, they may store important county records, including vital documents such as birth certificates, marriage license records, divorce records, and death certificates. These can be used as proof of identity, in applications for government services, or for performing genealogical research. The Town or City Hall may also keep documents on property ownership, property taxes and tax assessments, and maps for their jurisdiction that include zones, property boundaries, and school boundaries. Town and City Halls often make county records available online.

Balaton City Hall Balaton MN 134 3rd Street 56115 507-734-4711

Lynd City Hall Lynd MN 111 West Railroad Street 56157 507-865-4514

Marshall City Hall Marshall MN 344 West Main Street 56258 507-537-6760

Russell Town Hall Russell MN 200 Front Street 56169 507-823-4347


Assessor Offices determine the appraisal value of the taxable property within a county or local jurisdiction, which is used to assess the property taxes owed by residents. Assessors also keep a number of property-related documents, including records on property tax assessments, property appraisals, tax liens, foreclosures, and property tax payments. These records include information about current and former owners of a property, the property's size and location, zones and use regulations, and transfers of the property ownership. Assessors may make county records available through their website.

Lyon County Assessor's Office Marshall MN 607 West Main Street 56258 507-537-6731


Auditor Offices are responsible for providing oversight for government agencies. As part of this job, Auditors evaluate the performance of government agencies and their compliance with laws, rules, and regulations, and they also investigate corruption and fraudulent activities. Auditor Offices maintain a number of records related to their function, including audit reports, government evaluation reports, corruption reports, and fraud investigations. They often produce annual or semi-annual reports on a number of agencies within the county government. Auditor Offices typically make county records available on their website.

Lyon County Auditor Marshall MN 607 West Main Street 56258 507-537-6727


Historical Societies are usually organized around a particular area, a group of people, or a historical event, and they preserve documents that have historic value. Historical Societies may maintain a range of documents on individuals from that area, including vital records such as birth and death certificates, marriage announcements, and other records that can help with genealogical research. They may also have photographs, historical maps, historical laws, and other records for their location and the people who lived there. Historical Societies may provide online access to their county records.

Lyon County Historical Society Marshall MN 301 West Lyon Street 56258 507-537-6580

Lyon County Minnesota Historical Society Marshall MN 114 North 3rd Street 56258 507-537-6580


Recorders of Deeds keep a range of real estate ownership documents for a county or local government as part of their job to ensure the accuracy of property, land, and property tax records. The Recorder of Deeds has county records on property ownership, transfers of property including deeds and titles, and property tax records such as property appraisals, tax assessments, and tax liens or foreclosures. These documents contain information about the previous and current property owners, descriptions of the property, and property sales. Recorders of Deeds may provide online access to their county records.

Lyon County Recorder of Deeds Marshall MN 607 West Main Street 56258 507-537-6722


Treasurer and Tax Collector Offices are responsible for collecting local taxes and disbursing the funds. This can include property taxes, business taxes, and other county or local taxes. Treasurer and Tax Collector Offices maintain a number of property-related county records, including property tax assessments, property appraisals, property ownership records, and any tax liens or foreclosures. They may also maintain records on property transfers and sales, including titles and deeds, which list the former and current owners as well as information on the property itself. Treasurer and Tax Collector Offices may provide online access to their county records.

Lyon County Treasurer's Office Marshall MN 607 West Main Street 56258 507-537-6724

Tracy City Treasurer Tracy MN 336 Morgan Street 56175 507-629-5529