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County Information
Originally named Breckenridge, changed to Clay in 1862
Named for Henry Clay, American Statesman
Created: March 8, 1862
Organized: 1872
Area: 1,053 Sq. Mi.
Est. Population 2016: 62,875
County Seat: Moorhead

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Localities

Cities and Towns
Barnesville, Comstock, Dilworth, Felton, Georgetown, Glyndon, Hawley, Hitterdal, Moorhead, Sabin, Ulen

Other Populated Areas
Baker and Oakport - Census Designated Places
Dale, Downer, Kragnes, Muskoda, Rollag, Rustad, Winnipeg Junction

Townships
Alliance, Barnesville, Cromwell, Eglon, Elkton, Elmwood, Felton, Flowing, Georgetown, Glyndon, Goose Prairie, Hagen, Hawley, Highland Grove, Holy Cross, Humboldt, Keene, Kragnes, Kurtz, Moland, Moorhead, Morken, Oakport, Parke, Riverton, Skree, Spring Prairie, Tansem, Ulen, Viding
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Website Updates

NOVEMBER 2017
SCHOOLS-MOORHEAD: 1939 College Graduates, and Student Lists
SCHOOLS-STUDENTS/TEACHERS: Hilda Samuelson, Leonard Erickson, Anna Ahlberg, Maurine Frank, Hannah Smith, Nell Shannon, Ina Powell, Adeline Lindstrand, Pauline Enyart, Margaret Anderson, Dovey and Faith Plumer, Ethel Gretchel, Ollie Porten, Agnes Sands, Otto Bergh, Viola Olson, L. C. Lord, Maggie Loughridge, G. W. Reed
MILITARY: World War I Honor Roll - Stahl, Johnson, Kragerud, Rikhus, Tanner, Hardiman, Solie, Hermann
SCHOOLS-NEWS: Moorhead Graduates
OFFICIALS-NEWS: George N. Lamphere, O. D. McCubrey, C. D. Fox, W. B. Douglas, L. O. Storia
OFFICIALS-ROSTERS: 1878 County Officials, 1895 Fire Wardens

OCTOBER 2017
NEWS-ILLNESS: George Inwood
OBIT: Robert Brownlee
MILITARY: Soldiers, C. A. Nye - Submitted by Robin Line
NEWS-COMMUNITY: 1895-Parading With Musical Instruments Prohibited - Submitted by Robin Line

APRIL 2017
OBIT: Peter Bilden
PEOPLE: O. S. Kenfield
NEWS-CRIME: Carl Eklund submitted by Robin Line
NEWS-ILLNESS: Mrs. John Wiesner submitted by Robin Line
NEWS-VISIT: Mrs. F. J. Cook, Johanna Popp

FEBRUARY 2017
MARRIAGES: Granell - Sherman - submitted by Kim Torp
MARRIAGES: Wiedeman-Stewart
OBIT: Clifford Lomsdahl, Elsie Moe, Martha Almy
PEOPLE: S. S. Dalen, L. L. Tuft
NEWS-COMMUNITY: 1889-Diphtheria Outbreak
NEWS-VISIT: Ole C. Brenna, Mrs. S. O. Syverson, Laura Nykrum

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