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County Information

Founded: February 20, 1862
Named for: Chippewa Indians, Chippewa River
County Seat: Montevideo
Largest city: Montevideo

Townships: Cities

Big Bend Township
Crate Township
Grace Township
Granite Falls Township
Havelock Township
Kragero Township
Leenthrop Township
Lone Tree Township

Louriston Township
Mandt Township
Rheiderland Township
Rosewood Township
Sparta Township
Stoneham Township
Tunsberg Township
Woods Township

Clara City
Granite Falls (part)
Maynard
Milan
Montevideo Watson


Online Data

Families
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Website Updates:

JULY 2015
BIRTHS: Burton Daughter
FAMILIES: Nygaard Reunion
SCHOOLS: 1896-District 25 Fire
WILLS & PROBATE: Mrs. Achsa Fream's Mother
HISTORY: Geographical Naming
COURT: Rose Judson, Ozra Judson
DEATHS: Berven, Biegert, Birhanzl, Goar, Johnsrud, Marholz, Mendenhall. Petersen, Reeverts, Schultz
CHURCHES: Harmony in a divided Baptist church

MARCH 2015
OBITS : Dr. Knut Gjerset, submitted by Mary Nelson
NEWS: (community) 1893-Prohibit Cards and Billiards
NEWS: (weather) 1890-Hailstorm

JANUARY 2015
OBITS : Six Lucas Children
NEWS: (people) Florence McCarthy, Elizabeth J. Mullin, Mrs. Kemp is new postmaster.
NEWS: (fire) 1887 Montevideo Fire, 1881 Montevideo Fire
NEWS: (weather) 1889-Hail in Drifts

OCTOBER 2014
NEWS-VISIT : Robert P. Herrick
NEWS-SICK: George Whetmore

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