Hennepin County, Minnesota

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Hennepin County Courthouse, built in 1888
(now Minneapolis City Hall)
Photo by mkkrogman (June 2015)


County Information
Founded: March 6, 1852
Named For: Father Louis Hennepin
Area: 607 Square Miles
County Seat: Minneapolis

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Cities and Towns
Bloomington, Brooklyn Center, Brooklyn Park, Champlin, Chanhassen (partial), Corcoran, Crystal, Dayton (partial), Deephaven, Eden Prairie, Edina, Excelsior, Golden Valley, Greenfield, Greenwood, Hanover (partial), Hopkins, Independence, Long Lake, Loretto, Maple Grove, Maple Plain, Medicine Lake, Medina, Minneapolis (county seat), Minnetonka, Minnetonka Beach, Minnetrista, Mound, New Hope, Orono, Osseo, Plymouth, Richfield, Robbinsdale, Rockford (partial), Rogers, Shorewood, Spring Park, St. Anthony (partial), St. Bonifacius, St. Louis Park, Tonka Bay, Wayzata, Woodland

Unorganized Territory
Fort Snelling

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Schools Tornado 1965
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Website Updates



MAY 2018
OBITS: Gus Peterson-submitted by Kim Torp
The following submitted by Robin Line:
OBITS: Sven Rudolf Gunnerson, Anna Kincaid, Elizabeth Ellen Smith, J. A. Weare & Albert Gentz, Claus E. Mitby
BIOS: Verner Hjalmar Nilsson, DDS, Carl Robert Holmen, Nimrod A. Johnson, Gudmund Akermark
NEWS-COMMUNITY: 1881-Street Cave-In
NEWS-ILLNESS/INJURY: Dale Bascombe, D. C. Dow
NEWS-CRIME: Frederick Schultz, Victim
PEOPLE: Louis Peterson, Freeman P. Lane, Blanche Romer, N. B. Harwood
WILLS/PROBATE: News-Gottlieb Dorn
COURT: Semen vs. Semon

MARCH 2018
WILLS/PROBATE: 250 Inheritance Tax Entries
MILITARY: WWI Casualty News-Hans E. Nicholson, James O'Brien, George E. Linman, Werner C. Spike

JANUARY 2018
MILITARY: Soldiers - Harold Barber, Alfred J. Bergeron, Stewart W. Segerstrum, Francis Clement Brooberg, Theodore Peterson, Lawrence Wenell, Vernon Lyle Anderson, Hardy Siblings, Gilbert Thiebault
NATURALIZATIONS: Thomas Lamrock, Brot Frykman, John Kelly, Frank Borm, Lars Romfo, John Torwek
WILLS/PROBATE: E. H. P. Thompson, Caroline Langdon, Judith S. Cummings, John D. Layman, Joseph Schott
FAMILIES: David W. Barnum, submitted by Blake Patterson
The following contributed by Robin Line:
NEWS-COMMUNITY: 1897-Is it Murder?
OBITS: Guy Earl Baker, Parry Long
COURT: A. A. Ames
MARRIAGES: Brown-Roseno
PEOPLE: James Densmore

NOVEMBER 2017
BIOS: John H. Gray, Henry Webster - contributed by the Alberti's
The following contributed by Robin Line:
OFFICIALS: W. W. Bradley, Henry Hanke
COURT: James Irsfield
NEWS-ILLNESS/INJURY: J. A. McBain, Asa Paine
NEWS-CRIME: John R. Martin, Fred A. Briggs
OBITS: Willie Riley, Oscar Nodine
PEOPLE: Victor J. Welch, A. H. Vernon, Wilma Weeland
NEWS-COMMUNITY: 1905 Consumption in Minneapolis, 1921-Women and Jury Service



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