Douglas County, Minnesota

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County Information
Founded: March 8, 1858
Named For: Stephen Douglas
County Seat: Alexandria

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Cities and Towns
Alexandria, Brandon, Carlos, Evansville, Forada, Garfield, Kensington, Millerville, Miltona, Nelson, Osakis (part)

Townships
Alexandria, Belle River, Brandon, Carlos, Evansville,Holmes City, Hudson, Ida, La Grand, Lake Mary, Leaf Valley, Lund, Millerville, Miltona, Moe, Orange, Osakis, Solem, Spruce Hill, Urness

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Website Updates



FEBRUARY 2018
OBITS: Karl C. Van Dyke
BIOS: Parnell Atkinson, James R. Ballentine, Thomas J. Barros, John Abercrombie, Charles E. Aiton - submitted by Robin Line

DECEMBER 2017
DIRECTORIES: 1878 City and Business Directory
MILITARY: WWI Casualty News - Lewis E. Woliscroft, Lloyd B. Steele, Edward W. Floding
MILITARY: Soldiers - Alexander Splettstoeser, William A. Pratt, Michael Miller
OFFICIALS: News - William Freeming, J. J. Lundstrum, F. B. Van Hoesen, Joseph A. James, T. W. Sprague
OFFICIALS: Rosters - 1870-Republican Nominations, 1878 County Officials, 1895 Fire Wardens
WILLS: Inheritance Taxes Paid 1909-1913

APRIL 2017
OBITS: Harvey Mathisen, S. H. Bursell, Everet Peterson, Della Mae French Little, Raymond Chan
NEWS-COMMUNITY: 1883-Boiler Explosion
PEOPLE: F. G. Harris, Nels M. Evenson
PUBLIC OFFICIALS: Thomas Barros
NEWS-ILLNESS/INJURY: Harry Wilberg, Johnson Boy, Knute Holvorguard, George Nystron, Hans Holm, William Ray

FEBRUARY 2017
OBITS: Charles Thompson
NEWS-VISIT: Mrs. Robert Angus, C. E. Granberg, Mrs. S. J. Rundberg
NEWS-WEATHER: Lightning Victims - Larson, Lundstrom, Eggan, Weston



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