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County Information


Named after Abraham Lincoln, it was created by the Minnesota Legislature on March 6, 1873

It was created out of the western part of Lyon County

Townships

Cities

Alta Vista Township
Ash Lake Township
Diamond Lake Township
Drammen Township
Hansonville Township
Hendricks Township
Hope Township

Lake Benton Township
Lake Stay Township
Limestone Township
Marble Township
Marshfield Township
Royal Township
Shaokatan Township
Verdi Township

Arco
Hendricks
Ivanhoe
Lake Benton
Tyler


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County Records

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Schools
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Tornado
(1918 in Tyler)

Wills and Probate

 

 

Updates

Website Updates:

JUNE 2016
TORNADOS: Photo-Street Scene showing Tyler Destruction, Death Toll Reaches Thirty, Funeral Preparations, Tyler Victims Buried, Tornado, State Troops Brought In, Adjutant General's Report, Tornado Destroys town except for crowded theater, Funerals and Lookers, Pipestone Sending Doctors, Power Plant, Wire Communication Cut Off, Another Storm
TORNADOS: Tyler Victims, Twenty-seven of thirty identified, Another Death - Mrs. Hans Christensen, Another Death - Mrs. I. C. Johnson, Ray R. Dalton of La Crosse, Wisconsin, S. M. Hanson, Mrs. S. M. Hanson, Mr. Larson, Louis Jorgenson, Bessie Ossen, John Ossen, Henry Harders, Listing of Casualties, Mrs. George Smith, Arnold Smith, T. J. Christenson
TORNADOS: Aftermath and rebuilding, Relief Commission Formed, 1919-Tyler Hospital Rebuild, to Rebuild Tyler, relief requests, fundraising, new hospital discussions, A. P. White Committee Member, After 2 years, New Hospital Contract, Lincoln County Board

FEBRUARY 2016
OBITS: Peter Hensler
MARRIAGES: Strunk-Monroe
PEOPLE: Clara Barker
NEWS-VISIT: Julius Brandenburg, Professor Welch, Marcus Blegen
NEWS-SICK: Hansen Boy

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Adjacent Counties
Yellow Medicine County (north)
Lyon County (east)
Pipestone County (south)
Brookings County, SD (west)
Deuel County, SD (northwest)
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