Freeborn County, Minnesota

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Freeborn County Government Center
411 South Broadway
Albert Lea, Minnesota 56007


County Information
Founded February 20, 1855
Named For: William Freeborn, a territorial settler and legislator
County Seat: Albert Lea

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Cities and Towns
Albert Lea, Alden, Clarks Grove, Conger, Emmons, Freeborn, Geneva, Glenville, Gordonsville, Hartland, Hayward, Hollandale, Manchester, Myrtle, Oakland, Twin Lakes

Townships
Albert Lea, Alden, Bancroft, Bath, Carlston, Freeborn, Freeman, Geneva, Hartland, Hayward, London, Manchester, Mansfield, Moscow, Newry, Nunda, Oakland, Pickerel Lake, Riceland, Shell Rock

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Website Updates



OCTOBER 2018
MARRIAGES: County Records - 1857-1859
MILITARY: WWI Casualties - collected and organized by Susan Duff-Erkel
OFFICIALS : Rosters-1884 List of Notaries Public, 1858 County Officials
NEWS-BUSINESS: H. D. Brown, Augustus Armstrong, D. G. Parker, A. C. Wedge, William Thompson, Alf P. Swineford
MARRIAGES: News Waters-Knapp
NEWS-COMMUNITY: 1858-Unclaimed Letters

JUNE 2018
OBITS: Mrs. Philip Chmelik, Mary Chmelik & Rose Chmelik
FAMILY: Research-Ira Hughes Family submitted by Peter L. Sjoberg
NEWS-VISIT: Mr. and Mrs. Grube
NEWS-CRIME: Thomas Carberry
OFFICIALS: News Items - Hans O. Hankness

MARCH 2018
WILLS: Inheritance Taxes - Mry Armstrong, Patrick Cashman, George Claywell, George Cookpiter, Christian Larson, William A. Morin, Lewis Nasby, Heinrich Schnieder, A. H. Strut, Alice I. Todd, Albert C. Wedge.



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