McLeod County, Minnesota

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County Information

Founded: March 1, 1856
Named For: Martin McLeod, an early fur trader
County Seat: Glencoe
Largest City: Hutchinson

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Cities and Towns
Biscay * Brownton * Glencoe * Hutchinson * Lester Prairie
Plato * Silver Lake * Stewart * Winsted

Unincorporated
* Fernando * Heatwole * Komensky
Sherman * South Silver Lake * Sumter

Townships
Acoma * Bergen * Collins * Glencoe * Hale
Hassan Valley * Helen * Hutchinson * Lynn * Penn
Rich Valley * Round Grove * Sumter * Winsted

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Website Updates

MAY 2018
MILITARY: News & History-1862 Outbreak
NEWS-VISIT: John Kirk & John Pry
Contributed by Robin Line:
OBITS: Patrick Denovan
BIOS: Stephen Garske
FAMILIES: Marriages - Steffer Family

FEBRUARY 2018
MILITARY: WWI Casualties-Charles A. Feldman, John A. Nissen, Theodore F. Rannow
MILITARY: Soldiers-Newton M. Berry, Martin J. Mikkelsen, Harry E. Purdue, Samuel W. Skerik
PUBLIC OFFICIALS: News-L. P. Albrecht, Charles R. Mims, A. H. Reed
WILLS ETC.: Inheritance Taxes-Bleek, Ebert, Eickmiller, Jones, Karels, Kohn, Paulson, Renniers, Ritter, Thompson, Zanoth

JUNE 2017
OBITS: Benjamin Noel, Elizabeth Simmer
PEOPLE: Herman Schemmelpfennig, Arnold Hawkinson
OBITS: John Hoodicheck, Rev. Gottlieb Albrecht - submitted by Robin Line
NEWS-CRIME: T. C. Taylor - submitted by Robin Line

MARCH 2017
MILITARY: Korean War Casualties, Vietnam War Casualties
PUBLIC OFFICIALS: 1878 County Officials
PEOPLE: Howard Quade, Walter Schatz, Ancher Nelson - submitted by Robin Line
NEWS-CRIME: Gas Station Robbery, Thomas Gallagher, Iola Klitzke, Victim - submitted by Robin Line
NEWS-INJURY: Hans Hemington, Albert Litzau - submitted by Robin Line
NEWS-VISIT: H. F. Honeck, Mrs. H. F. Honeck



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