Traverse County, Minnesota

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County Information
Founded: February 20, 1862
Named for: Lake Traverse
County Seat: Wheaton
This is Minnesota's smallest county by population

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Cities and Towns
Browns Valley, Dumont, Tintah, Wheaton

Townships
Arthur, Clifton, Croke, Dollymount, Folsom, Lake Valley, Leonardsville,
Monson, Parnell, Redpath, Tara, Taylor, Tintah, Walls, Windsor

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Website Updates



JULY 2018
MARRIAGES: County Records 1881-1884
PUBLIC OFFICIALS: Rosters, 1884-List of Notaries Public, 1892 Official Roster
NEWS-FIRES: 1895-Prairie Fires, 1895-Forest Fires
PEOPLE: Ollie Germain
OBITS: John Bird
NEWS-COMMUNITY: 1886-County Seat Location
PEOPLE: submitted by Robin Line: J. R. Brown

MARCH 2018
OBITS: Gleason Children, Morowiz Daughters
WILLS: Inheritance Tax-Cross, Dalziel, Hemming, Henning, Weiss
PEOPLE: Rudolph Anderson, Fred Evander, Amy Burton, Wilson E. Burton

NOVEMBER 2017
OBITS: Limping Spirit, Earl E. Huber
PUBLIC OFFICIALS: Charles E. Houston, Charles E. Collins, Henry L. Prescott, Walter Stevens
PUBLIC OFFICIALS: Rosters, 1895 Fire Officials
MILITARY: Soldier News - Fred C. Rensing
MILITARY: World War I Casualties - William Krensing, Carl Sandman, James F. Keane, Albert Anderson, Nels L. Anderson
NEWS-WEATHER: Lightning kills Mr. Simpson, spares Mr. Huff, 1888-Again Blockaded, 1903-Gale Blows Furiously
NEWS-BUSINESSES: J. H. Wiggins - Robin Line

JUNE 2017
MILITARY: Korean War Casualties, Vietnam War Casualties
OBITS: Gabriel Renville
NEWS-WEATHER: 1888 Snowed in, no fuel
NEWS-VISIT/RELOCATE: Hans Olson


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Roberts County, SD (southwest)
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