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Chippewa County, Minnesota
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County Information
Founded: February 20, 1862
Named for: Chippewa Indians, Chippewa River
County Seat: Montevideo

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Chippewa County Localities


Cities and Towns
Clara City, Granite Falls (part), Maynard, Milan, Montevideo, Watson

Townships
Big Bend, Crate, Grace, Granite Falls, Havelock, Kragero, Leenthrop, Lone Tree, Louriston, Mandt, Rheiderland, Rosewood, Sparta, Stoneham, Tunsberg, Woods

Online Data

Biographies Births
Cemeteries Census
Churches Court & Legal
Deaths Directories
Families History
Marriages Military
Newspaper Data Obituaries
People Public Officials
Schools Towns & Townships
Wills and Probate  
Website Updates:

JANUARY 2018
MILITARY : Soldiers-Evald Olson, Bennie Norman
MILITARY : WWI Casualty News-Thomas R. Thompson, Emil K. Johnson, Walter H. Henning, Arch C. Wright, Ernest Fosner, Esther Amundson
PUBLIC OFFICIALS : News-A. E. Aarnes, Sheriff Hartley, Ella M. Kempe
PUBLIC OFFICIALS : 1895 Fire Wardens
WILLS/PROBATE: Inheritance Taxes
OBITS: Eddy Blom - submitted by Robin Line

OCTOBER 2017
PEOPLE : Larry B. Jahn
NEWS-CRIME: Elsie Salisbury
MARRIAGES: Nickolson-Derry
NEWS-VISIT: Mildred Bentley

JUNE 2017
MILITARY : Vietnam War Casualties
PUBLIC OFFICIALS : 1878 Public Officials
DIRECTORIES : County Towns and Business Directories
FAMILIES : Mr. and Mrs. Charles Pierce and Flora
PEOPLE : John McDuffey
NEWS-CRIME: Albert Ward
OBITS : Mrs. O. A. Anderson and Two Sons - submitted by Joy Sundrum
OBITS : John L. Orme submitted by Robin Line

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