Lac qui Parle County, Minnesota

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County Information
Founded: March 6, 1871
Named for: The French translation of the Dakota words meaning "the lake that speaks."
County Seat: Madison


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Bellingham, Boyd, Dawson, Louisburg, Madison, Marietta, Nassau

Townships
Agassiz, Arena, Augusta, Baxter, Camp Release, Cerro Gordo, Freeland, Garfield, Hamlin, Hantho, Lac qui Parle, Lake Shore, Madison, Manfred, Maxwell, Mehurin, Perry, Providence, Riverside, Ten Mile Lake, Walter, Yellow Bank

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FEBRUARY 2018
OBITS: Dr. Charles Wiensina - submitted by Robin Line
MARRIAGES: Additional 70 Marriage records, 1880s
MILITARY: Soldiers - Colonel Vilas, Obert Larson
MILITARY: WWI Casualties - Otto L. Olson, Warren S. Gammell, Obert Thompson
OFFICIALS: Rosters - 1878 County Officials, 1895 Fire Wardens, 1890-County Officials
OFFICIALS: Politicians and Public Officials - J. F. Jacobson, George C. Borchardt, A. J. Kittleson, Malena P. Kivley
DIRECTORIES: 1878 Gazetteer and Business Directory
WILLS: Inheritance Taxes 1908-1913

MAY 2017
OBITS: Mrs. Andrew Nelson, Emily T. Farnham
MARRIAGES: Additional 50 Marriage records, 1880s
MARRIAGES: News - Kelly-Sullivan, Ellickson-Haugen
PEOPLE: Mrs. Dr. J. M. Todd, S. E. Farnum, Fremont Ellickson
NEWS-ILLNESS: Miss Emily Farnham
NEWS-WEATHER: 1890-Dry Week

MARCH 2017
OBITS: Frank Howels
NEWS-SPOOKY: Dead Body found, disappears before inquest
NEWS-COMMUNITY: 1897-State Beet Sugar Convention, 1895-Changing Landscape, 1895-New Elevators
NEWS-FIRES: J. D. Smith, 1895-Forty Buildings Burned
NEWS-VISIT: Mrs. S. G. Miller



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