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Founded February 20, 1862
Named for General John Pope
Largest city: Glenwood
Ben Wade Township
Blue Mounds Township
Chippewa Falls Township
Grove Lake Township
Lake Johanna Township
New Prairie Township
Rolling Forks Township
White Bear Lake Township
Church Histories / Records
| Website Updates:
Dec. 2013: Bios: Alexander, Anderson, Aslakson, Barsness, Brown,
Butler, Callaghan, Calmeyer, Cantleberry, Carpenter, Carson, Christilaw,
Coburn, Cook, Danforth, Dyrstad, Englund,
Estenson, Falkner, Fleming, Floten, Fowlds
(2), Gallinger, Gilbert, Grafe,
Grant (2), Halvorson, Helland, Hippe, Hume,
Jacobson, Jeffers, Johnson (2), Johnston,
Larson, Lee, Lien, Lohre, McKenzie,
McNutt, Monson, Nelson, Nilson,
Norlin, Oleson, Olson, Peacock, Pederson,
Peterson, Reeves, Rigg,
Schey, Shaw, Strong, Suckstrorff, Taplin,
Thacker, Tharaldsen, Thompson, Troen,
Wheeler, Winslow, Wollan
Aug. 2013: 1883 Pensioners on the
May 2013: Obits: Peacock, Sather
Marriages: Dinda - Hieble; Morehouse
- Krebsbach; Shingler - Strange;
Wilkes - Johnson
August 2012: Obit: Sherrer
Apr. 2012: Bio: Eddy
Mar. 2012: Death Index 1908-1910; Bio: Grimsrud; Marriage: Sorenson-Swenson
Feb. 2012: misc news
Jan 2012: JOHNSON death notice. Community news story re :NERLIEN; Gossip news for SWANSON, SATHRE, AUNE
List of Cemeteries; World War 2 Casualties
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