Westonka Historical Society

Westonka Historical Society

5341 Maywood Road

Mound, MN 55364

Phone: (952) 472-9800

Research Resources

We have resources available at the museum to research local area history and family history.

These resources are constantly growing. 

Please share any related information you may have with museum staff. 

- Helpful research websites are shown below -


Genealogy Explained


Hennepin County Property Search (Interactive Map)

Minnesota Plat Maps and Atlases (by County)

Minnesota Maps Online

University of Minnesota John R. Borchert Map Library

Land Records

Bureau of Land Management General Land Office Records

Minnesota State Records

People Finder (Minnesota Historical Society)

Cemetery Records

Find A Grave Search

Newspaper Archives

Historical Minneapolis Tribune (1867-1922)

Minnesota Digital Newspaper Hub

Minnesota Historical Society Newspaper Collection

Carver County Historical Society Newspaper Search


Hennepin County Digital Yearbook Collection

Mound High School Alumni (1940 - 1954)