Kittson County Historical Society

Kittson profiles and photos from the past and present

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Susan Krogstad Thielen joined Marcy Johnson's group

Kennedy, MN 56733

Share your photos and your memories of Kennedy.
Jun 1
Susan Krogstad Thielen is now a member of Kittson County Historical Society
Jun 1
Hope A Scoles is now a member of Kittson County Historical Society
May 30
Louise Coffield commented on Marcy Johnson's group Cemeteries of Kittson County
"Since the above photos of Tom Lako cemetery were taken, all brush has been cleaned up, new stone markers have been placed on the 2 graves of Anna Wallenberg and Lewis Leskiw, and wooden crosses with names and dates have been  made for the…"
May 29
Debby Hanosn is now a member of Kittson County Historical Society
May 25
Georgine Cleem Whalen commented on Glenn Browne's group ACTIVE MEMBERS
"Hi Glenn...I don't know if you remember me but I won the award for coming the furthest for a meeting LOL :)  I have been searching for so long for information on Adolph Cleem/Cleemen and just a couple of weeks ago finally found a small…"
May 14
Gary R Eklund is now a member of Kittson County Historical Society
May 12
Skip Smolak Rither joined Cindy Adams's group

Kittson County History Center/Museum

The History Center/Museum houses an extensive collection of artifacts from Kittson County's history. The genealogy/research area contains a large collection of resources including microfimed newspaper, several indexes, & a family history databaseSee More
Apr 28

Blog Posts

STRAIGHT OUTTA KITTSON - that's me! (links attached)

Many thanks to Cindy Adams for reminding me how much I have received from Kittson County, growing up in Hallock, Lancaster, and Orleans.  I do remember Humboldt, Northcote and St. Vincent well, and we were so pleased to see that our song was recently picked up by the St. Vincent Memories blog.…


Posted by Nancy Haubrich (ALCHEMIE band) on April 26, 2016 at 4:00pm

Looking for pictures

I would love to find a picture of Louis and Ragnhild Blomquist, my great-grandparents.  That may be too far back, though.  I would even love to have a picture of their graves in the Saron Cemetery.

Maybe one of these days I will come to Hallock and see where my great-grandparents lived and worked and where my grandfather grew up. 

I love working on our family history but have been on again--off again.  I have been working on my father's side of the family from Burgstadt,…


Posted by Josephine Brown on February 13, 2016 at 7:58pm


Restrant, Gas station in Robin MN 2 Replies

Started by Robert Lee Fredrickson in Stories of my dad, my father, my pa.. Last reply by Robert Lee Fredrickson Apr 7.

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