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Founded December 31, 1894
Named for: Roseau Lake and Roseau River
Largest city: Roseau
Parent County: Kittson
The name Roseau came from French traders who termed the river through the area a river of "rushes and reeds".
Golden Valley Township
Poplar Grove Township
Church Histories / Records
| Website Updates:
June 2013: Obits: Aase, Anderson,
Brunk, Erickson, Kelly, McDermott,
Marriages: Bennett - Bergstrom;
Bronvold - Sillerud; Elton - Aase;
Olson - Martin; Peterson - Osell
Marriage Licenses: McFarland -
Turner; Pladsen - Bratrud
Jan. 2013: Obit: Miller
Marriages: Brandt - Malmin; Bodie - Gravell; Haug - Sather; Williams - Guhl
August 2012: Obits: Johnson, Medicraft
May 2012: Marriage: Dodds-Watson
Mar. 2012: Marriage: Hillman-Dahl
Feb. 2012: WW2 Army Honor List; misc., disaster & crime news; obits: Ryder, Stiles
Jan 2012: List of Cemeteries, early history, county organization and description; political news re: HENDRICKS
BLAWAT, GRAVEEL obits; Fire Wardens, 1895
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