Kittson County Historical Society

Kittson profiles and photos from the past and present

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Brian Gary Jerdin is now a member of Kittson County Historical Society
Skip Smolak Rither commented on Skip Smolak Rither's group Sugden, Benjamin and Agnes Ward Sugden
"Daughter Alice (Alyce) R. Sugden Halbert b. 18 Dec. 1917 d. 25 Feb. 2011.  Wife of Harris R. Halbert, b. 1917, d. 1983.  Both interred at Glen Haven Memorial Gardens, Crystal, Minnesota."
Dec 27, 2017
Marie Wood added a discussion to the group Jerome Family
Dec 9, 2017
Marie Wood joined Edward Merck's group

Jerome Family

Andre Jerome has been called the 'first settler' of Kittson County. This group is for his descendants.See More
Dec 9, 2017
Marie Wood is now a member of Kittson County Historical Society
Dec 8, 2017
Michael Erickson posted a status
"I need help finding an obituary for my grandfather's cousin, Fred Johnson. He was born 5/24/1898 and died 7/22/1948 in Kittson County."
Nov 30, 2017
Michael Erickson is now a member of Kittson County Historical Society
Nov 30, 2017
Vicki L. (Johnson) Volker commented on Betty Joan Younggren's photo

Schyler Moore

"Great photo! How far is this cemetery from Hallock?"
Nov 28, 2017

Blog Posts

Swan Johnson, Hulda Johnson, Erlandsons

My great grand father was Swan J. Johnson and he arrived in Hallock in the 1880's, where he homesteaded.  He was orginally from Sjoudden, near Vaxjo, in Sweden and emigrated at age 10 in 1869..  He grew up in La Porte Indiana.   He married Hulda Victoria Margerta Udd on March 9, 1889 in Hallock.  She was born on August 4, 1866, in Nashult, Sweden and emigrated through Quebec, around 1886.  She spent 3 years working for the Erlandson Family, who also came from Sweden…


Posted by Sandra Hammond on August 26, 2017 at 9:51am

Bengston Family, Kennedy

Hello From Montana!  I'm related to Hilma Viktoria Engdal-Ryden who married Frithiof (Fritz) Johan Bengtson of Kennedy. Hilma's mother and my great-grandfather were brother and sister. Looking for "cousins" to share information with!

Posted by Bonnie Jones Graham on January 2, 2017 at 11:00am


Profile Photos ... 2 Replies

Started by Ronald Johnson in Stories of my dad, my father, my pa.. Last reply by Ronald Johnson Jul 16, 2016.

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, 2016.


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