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Olmsted County, Minnesota
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County Information
Founded: February 20, 1855
Named for: David Olmsted, first mayor of St. Paul
County Seat: Rochester


Olmsted County Courthouse 1884 - - and - - Olmsted County Courthouse 2016


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NOVEMBER 2017
MILITARY: WWI Casualties - W. J. McCoy, James L. Hrdlicka
MILITARY: Soldiers - George Willard Furlow
NEWS-BIRTHDAY: Dr. Mayo
INSTITUTIONS: Mayo Patients - N. Nelson, Mrs. Thomas Streeter, Billy Sunday
INSTITUTIONS: State Hospital Patients - William Tenney, Sophronia Hudson and J. C. Cole, Escaped German
Submitted by Robin Line:
OBITS: Nellie Chambers, Mrs. J. W. Engle
BUSINESS NEWS: Ben Schuck
INSTITUTIONS: State Hospital Patients - Carrie Berge-submitted by Robin Line
NEWS-ILLNESS/INJURY: Floyd Frutiger, John Stussy, Mrs. D. W. Cowles, Mr. Peck, Mary Gravlin, Benita Bole, Mrs. Robert Lauden, Mae Maroney, Francis Chase, Mrs. Jens Jacobson
NEWS-BIRTHS: Fiegel Daughter, Charles Keller Anderson
NEWS-BITS: Alex Predmore, Mrs. Robert Browning, Mrs. Evjan, Dr. Marion L. Burton, Charlie Schlief, Helen Schlief
NEWS-CRIME: Roy Rasmussen, Rainey Boy
PEOPLE: James Jenkins, Mike Collins
SCHOOLS: Students - Lydia Glabe

SEPTEMBER 2017
Submitted by Robin Line
BIOS: Mark W. Clay
OFFICIALS: Julius J. Reiter
MILITARY: Soldiers - William J. and Charles Mayo
OBITS: Ralph Rasmussen

JUNE 2017
OFFICIALS: Rosters-1878 County Officials
OFFICIALS: Individuals - Daniel S. Hebbard, Thomas H. Armstrong, Adolph Bierman
NEWS-ILLNESS/INJURY: Henry Peeke
NEWS-VISIT: W. G. Early, J. P. Vaughan
Submitted by Robin Line:
OBITS: Christian Miller, Rienspies Daughter, Dart Son
NEWS-FIRES: H. E. Brighton
NEWS-CRIME: John Whitman
PEOPLE: Dr. J. A. Leonard

MARCH 2017
OBITS: Dr. Wilkins - submitted by Robin Line
OBITS: - Mary A. Buck, Nicholas Dee
NEWS-ANNIVERSARY: Mr. and Mrs. F. L. Wood
NEWS-VISIT: Vernia Weaver

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Winona County (east)
Fillmore County (south)
Mower County (southwest)
Dodge County(west)
Goodhue County (northwest)


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