Big StoneCampbell's Wife Eloped
Source: Aberdeen Daily News (Aberdeen, SD) Thursday, October 11, 1888; transcribed by Mary Kay Krogman
LOOKING FOR AN ERRING WIFE.
A man named Campbell, of Ortonville, Minn., was in Aberdeen yesterday looking for his truant wife who eloped several days ago with a man named Church - What's in a name? He claimed to have traced them to this city and said could they be found he should endeavor to influence the woman to return to his bed and board. Nothing could be learned of the guilty couple, however, and pending developments, Mr. Campbell will fulfill an engagement with the sewer contractors.
[Source: Des Moines Register (IA) Aug 24, 1919 ] mkk
GOOD HOME AND FARM WEST HALF section 16. Toqua township. Big Stone county, Minn. Price $35,000. One-half cash. One mile from town. Ten room house, barn, 32x56, hog house, granary, chicken house. Write Frank Collins, care Barry State Bank. Barry, Minn.
Big StoneEdward L. Foreman
Source: St. Louis Post-Dispatch (MO) July 8, 1886; transcribed by Mary Kay Krogman
Edward L. Foreman and Mrs. Bontecon of Ortonville, Minn., eloped. He deserted a wife and child and she a husband.
Big StoneAndrew Foss
Source: The Saint Paul Globe (MN) December 12, 1883; transcribed by Mary Kay Krogman
A young man, Andrew Foss, of Ortonville, Minn., is missing. He left Ortonville on Wednesday, Nov. 7th, for Kingston, Green Lake county, Wis., where his parents live, but as yet he never got there, and as he had no other destination or object known to any one, it is feared that he has been put away by some foul play. He had three hundred dollars in cash when he left Ortonville.
- - - Source: Aberdeen Daily News (Aberdeen, SD) Sunday, February 23, 1890
E. H. Rouche and James Gould went to Ortonville, Minn., where if suitable arrangements can be made, the latter will open a wholesale liquor house and supply thirsty citizens in "Buelah land."
- - - Source: Aberdeen Daily News (Aberdeen, SD) Tuesday, February 25, 1890; transcribed by Mary Kay Krogman
James Gould has decided to locate in Ortonville, Minn., after April first, having rented a suitable building in that town. Mr. Gould has bought E. H. Roche's bottling outfit and J. G. Roch's fixtures and will run a combination wholesale and retail establishment.
Source: The Saint Paul Globe (MN) Dec. 25, 1895; transcribed by Mary Kay Krogman
Special to the Globe.
CLINTON, Minn., Dec. 24. - James Neale, of this place, has organized a company of volunteers. They hold themselves ready at a moment's notice to defend the American cause.
Nettie J. Van Inwegen
Source: Bismarck Tribune (Bismarck, ND) Tuesday, September 6, 1892; transcribed by Mary Kay Krogman
The president has appointed as postmasters, Gus A. Schultz at Two Harbors, Minn., and Mrs. Nettie J. Van Inwegen at Ortonville, Minn.