Watonwan County, Minnesota

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Andrew Hanson, Witness
Source: New Ulm Weekly Review (MN) November 29, 1882; contributed by Lindsay.

Land Office at Tracy, Minn., Nov. 23, 1882.
Notice is hereby given that the following named settler has filed notice of his intention to make final proof in support of his claim, and that said proof will be made before the Clerk of Court of Brown County Minn., at the county seat, on Thursday Dec. 28th, 1882. Viz: Hans Thorsen, H. E. No. 8407 for the Lot one Sec. 32-108-30
He names the following witnesses to prove his continuous residence upon and cultivation of said land, viz: Eleff Eleffson and Lars E. Ahlness of Linden, Brown CO., Minn., Ingebert Johnson and Andrew Hansen of Madelia, Watonwan Co., Minn.

Louisa C. and Thomas McMahon
[Source: The Saint Paul Globe (MN) August 7, 1886] mkk

A divorce was granted Louisa C. McMahon from her husband, Thomas McMahon, in the district court yesterday. The parties were married at Madelia, Minn., Nov. 6, 1875, and the divorce was granted on the ground of habitual drunkenness and cruel and inhuman treatment of the defendant. The decree gives the plaintiff the custody of the child and allows her to resume her maiden name, Louisa C. Ochs.

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