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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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Localities

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

Online Data
Biographies Births
Cemeteries Census
Church News & History Court & Legal
Deaths Directories
Family Data History
Marriages Military
News Obits
People Public Officials
Schools Wills & Probate
Website Updates


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

MARCH 2017
PEOPLE: J. W. Corey
OBITS: Tom Hoksenamaza and Wife
NEWS-VISIT: Van Gordon
NEWS-COMMUNITY: 1892-Ordered to Break Camp, 1891-Courthouse
NEWS-WEATHER: 1896-Hail

NOVEMBER 2016
OBITS: Ed. Burnell - submitted by Robin Line
NEWS-WEATHER: 1888-Destructive storm
NEWS-VISIT/RELOCATE: Carl Pressley, Mrs. J. A. Pressley

OCTOBER 2016
OBITS: J. F. Patterson - submitted by Robin Line
NEWS-FIRE: 1888-Blizzard and Blaze
NEWS-VISIT/RELOCATE: August Johnson

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