Looking for information on Lillian Nobles. She was born abt. 1859 and was the daughter of Alexander Singer Nobles and Catherine Minerva Cool. She married E.H. Pierce on Aug 28/1886 and lived in Rice Co.
Looking for Ole Anfinnsen (Anfindsen) Refsdal born 1862 Vik, Sogn og Fjordane who emigrated to US in MAY 1889 from Bergen. Believe that he may have emigrated to Minnesota as most of the references to the REFSDAL name are in MN, including ANFINN REFSDAL 30 Apr 1901 May 1974 55723(Bear River, Saint Louis, MN) in the Social Security Death Index who may be a son of Ole Anfinnsen.
VILES, Benjamin Warren b.1831 ME d.1906 WA; I can place Benjamin in Bridgewater, Rice Co. in 1856 with his wife Emily (Rock) Viles and two children, Anice Maria & Alice. The family moved to Walworth County after 1866. Any information would be greatly appreciated.
My great grandparents were married at the Belle Praire twp Catholic church in 1897. I do not know the name of the Church and have been unable to find a phone #. Also looking for the phone # for the Calvery Cemetery in Belle prairie Twp. When my great grandmother died in 1902 I have not been able to locat burial place and was hoping that she may be buried near the place she was married. The names I am looking for are Charles T. Hall and Flora (Gauthier) Hall. They were married in April of 1897 and she died in May of 1902. Any suggestions or phone numbers would be helpful. Dessa C. email : firstname.lastname@example.org PS if you need more info on Parents for Flora and Charles, I do have limited info
BUCKNER, SKENE, THIELBAR, VICKERS--Rice Co., MN. I am inerested in all Rice Co. and vic. residents from settlement to the present with the above surnames. My grandmother, Lucille Skene Godsen was the daughter of Edith Mary THIELBAR and Francis Vickers SKENE. Her parents were Albert THEILBAR, b. Neuen Kirchen, Germany and Louise BUCKNER, b. Metz, France. I have much info about SKENEs and VICKERS in Canada and Scotland. My granmother wrote to SWARTOUT cousins.
I recently found an obituary of my Great grandmother. It is in norwegion. All I can make out is Northfield Rice county She was known by her family as Chistina Carrie Odden. a confirmation certificate in norwegion has a name of Kari Christine Grettornisdtr born 6 Sept 1865 confirmed 18 Juli 1880. If there is a norwegion church in the area that might translate the documents I have I might be able to come up with better surnames
I'm looking for some information on SHATTUCK Military School in Faribault. My grandfather Lewis T. SWEZEY attended there. He was born in 1901 and attended Shattuck whatever years are it included. Unfortunatly, that is all the information I have. I am looking for any information on the history of the school. Is it still in exisistance or what are the buildings being used for today? Where are the annuals or other historic information? Of course, I would be greatly interested in any information specificallly about my grandfather as well Thanks.
I'm looking for information on my great-grandparents Louis Tschann who arrived in Minnesota during the early 1860's and his wife Matilda Kaus, who was a resident of Fergus Falls, Ottertail County, when they married in 1882. Kaus
Looking for information on Osmund Osmundson who was born March 15, 1826 in Nerstrand, Norway. He died August 02, 1914 in Rice County, Minnesota. Osumund Osmundson was one of the Founders of St. Olaf college on November 6, 1874. He also Founded Nerstrand, Wheeling Township, Minnesota in 1885. I'm looking for any newspaper articles or information related to his life and/or death. Carolyn Larson
Seeking information on the LUND family. Emigrated to the US about 1900, going first to Austin, MN then on to Blooming Prairie, MN. Father C. (Christoffer?) Lund was a blacksmith as was his son William LUND. Son Otto LUND was killed in France in WWI. Also had a daughter, Christine(a) LUND who married Thomas FOGARTY. Any help will be most appreciated. Thanks!
I am trying to locate the name of my Great Grandfather. My Grandfather was born in Richland Township, Rice County, Minnesota. His name was August Theodore Radtke married to Carolina Louisa Thierman, they were married February 12, 1907 in Faribault, Minnesota. Thank you in advance for anything you can help me with. Bob Radtke
Charles Bailey was subject of query by Arthur White. I believe that Charles may be brother to my gggrandfather, Robert Hale Bailey. The email address for Arthur White is not valid. Would like to make contact with him or other interested in Charles Bailey.
I would like to hear from anyone having knowledge about Jane CAMPBELL b. abt 1830 Scotland d. ?? She married 8 Nov 1860 Joseph DILLEY b. 25 May 1830 Senecaville , Oh . d. 9 Dec 1910 Rice Co. , Mn . b. abt 1830 Scotland d. ?? They were married in the home of John CAMPBELL Webster ,Mn. Children: John W. b. about 1860-1861 m. 1st Mary ROBBINS; m. 2nd Millie Pond KETCHUM Catherine(Katie) DILLEY b. 1861 Rice Co. , Mn. d. 2 Nov 1889 Rice Co. , Mn. married abt. 1880 to George PARKER b.1859 Fulton Co. ,Oh. d. 1921 LaPine , Or. Rachel b. 1864 Grace b. 1866 Mary Jane b. 1870 d. Silver Lake, OR, m. George S. PARKER