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Named for Joseph Renville, son of a French father and Indian mother, who worked as a trader and interpreter
Renville County was the site of several hostile engagements in the Sioux Uprising of 1862.
Beaver Falls Township
Birch Cooley Township
Bird Island Township
Boon Lake Township
Hawk Creek Township
Preston Lake Township
Sacred Heart Township
Redwood Falls (part)
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Census Church Histories / Records
Families / Coat of Arms
OBITS: Charles Fisherman
NEWS-VISIT: Robert Dagner, B. W. Schonweiter, Mrs. O. C. Evanson
NEWS-PEOPLE: Robert O. Dagner, W. C. White, W. H. Graham
NEWS-WEATHER: 1891-August Frost
OBITS: Mrs. G. O. Lunder, Mrs. K. Lunder, Algot Carlson
MARRIAGE-NEWS: Heaney-Smith, Stilli-Hess
WILLS: Thorstein B. Veblen
NEWS-WEATHER: 1896-Winter Storm, 1896-Hector Tornado, 1897-Flood
NEWS-PEOPLE: Frank Hodgdon
NEWS-COMMUNITY: 1955-Russians Dance
NEWS-CRIME: 1897-Robbers Caught
NEWS-FIRE: 1900-Fire at Hector
NEWS-Community: Crop Damage 1895
NEWS-Weather:Wind Storm 1895
NEWS-People: Gilbert Mathinson; C. M. Thomas
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