Lookup Public Records in Todd County, Minnesota. Including Vital Birth and Death Records, Deeds, Probate, Property Records, Mortgages, Liens, Judgments, Marriage Licenses, Voter Registrar, Payroll, Military Discharges.

Todd County, Minnesota Overview

Todd County is located in the U.S. state of Minnesota. The county was formed in 1855 and named after John Blair Smith Todd, commander of Fort Ripley (1849-56); general in the Civil War; delegate in Congress from Dakota Territory (1861 and 1863-65); governor of Dakota Territory (1869-71). The county seat is Long Prairie. According to the U.S. Census Bureau of 2013, the county has a population of approximately 24,382 people. According to the U.S. Census Bureau, the county has a total area of 980 square miles of which 945 square miles is land and 35 square miles is water. Todd County borders the following counties: Wadena County to the north; Cass County to the northeast; Morrison County to the east; Stearns County to the south; Douglas County to the west and Otter Tail County to the northwest. Todd County has 20 zip codes. The zip codes are 56434, 56437, 56438, 56318, 56319, 56440, 56443, 56446, 56331, 56336, 56453, 56347, 56466, 56360, 56378, 56479, 56382, 56481, 56482 and 56389. The most populated zip code is 56347.

Todd County Recorder’s Office Information

The County Recorder is the custodian of the land records and vital statistic records pertaining to Todd County. It is the responsibility of the Todd County Recorder’s Office to preserve these records in an archival quality format and ensure it is easily accessible to all the parties concerned.

The following duties of the Todd County Recorder’s Office are:

Record documents relating to real property transactions in abstract & Torrens divisions
Create and maintain county’s tax system
Calculate, collect & receipt state deed tax, mortgage registration tax
Collect and receipt recording fee and well disclosure certificate fee
Collect and distribute well disclosure certificates & certificate of real estate values
Maintain indexes and issue copies of all recorded documents
Maintain and issue copies of birth, death and marriage certificates
Process marriage license applications & issue marriages license
Process driver’s license and ID applications
File and maintain ordinations
File notary commissions

All records including real estate records are open to the public. All land/real estate records can be viewed online through the LandShark website. The link is given below:

The physical address of the Todd County Recorder’s Office is:

215 1st Avenue South
Suite 203
Long Prairie, MN 56347
Email: cheryl.perish@co.todd.mn.us
Phone: (320) 732-4428
Office Hours: Monday – Friday, 8:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.

Cheryl Perish is the Todd County Recorder. She can be contacted at (320) 732-4428 or emailed at cheryl.perish@co.todd.mn.us

Todd County Recorder’s Office Staffs:

Linda Daoust, Chief Deputy
Jolene Devitt, Deputy

Todd County Marriage License Office
In order to obtain a marriage license in Todd County, the applicants must apply together, in person, at the County Clerk’s office. Both parties must present their state-issued picture ID, military ID, or passport, and know their social security number
State Law:Marriage License – Ch. 551, 551.101 – 551.111 and Barring of dower; antenuptial pecuniary provisions – Ch. 558, §558.16
All State Statutes: Information is online at the State Website
Office:Todd County Marriage License
Location:Todd County Recorder, 215 First Avenue South, Long Prairie, Minnesota, 56347

Todd County Recorder’s Office
County Government Office

Address: 215 1st Avenue South #203, Long Prairie, MN 56347, United States
Phone: 320-732-4428

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