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Guide to '''Lac qui Parle County, Minnesota ancestry, family history, and genealogy''' birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military records.
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{{Infobox U.S. County
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| county = Lac qui Parle County
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| state = Minnesota
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| founded year = 1871
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| founded date = November 7
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| seat = Madison
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| building address = Lac qui Parle County Courthouse<br>600 6th Street<br>Madison, Mn 56256<br>Phone: 320-598-3724<br>[http://www.lqpco.com/recorder.php '''Lac qui Parle County Website'''] }}
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=== County Information ===
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==== Lac qui Parle County, Minnesota Record Dates  ====
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| width="100%" bgcolor="#e4d8e5" align="center" colspan="6" | <center>'''Beginning Dates for Major County Records'''<ref>Alice Eichholz, Ancestry’s Red Book: American State, County and Town Sources, Revised ed. (Salt Lake City: Ancestry, 1992), 385-403. At various libraries (WorldCat); FHL Book 973 D27rb 1992</ref></center>
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| width="16.6%" bgcolor="#e4d8e5" align="center" | '''[[Lac qui Parle County, Minnesota Genealogy#Vital_Records|Birth]]'''
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| width="16.6%" bgcolor="#e4d8e5" align="center" | '''[[Lac qui Parle County, Minnesota Genealogy#Vital_Records|Marriage]]'''
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| width="16.6%" bgcolor="#e4d8e5" align="center" | '''[[Lac qui Parle County, Minnesota Genealogy#Vital_Records|Death]]'''
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| width="16.6%" bgcolor="#e4d8e5" align="center" | '''[[Lac qui Parle County, Minnesota Genealogy#Census|Census]]'''
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| width="16.6%" bgcolor="#e4d8e5" align="center" | [[Lac qui Parle County, Minnesota Genealogy#Land|'''Land''']]
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| width="16.6%" bgcolor="#e4d8e5" align="center" | '''[[Lac qui Parle County, Minnesota Genealogy#Probate|Probate]]'''
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| width="16.6%" align="center" | 1906
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== County Courthouse <br>  ==
 
== County Courthouse <br>  ==
  
[http://www.lqpco.com/recorder.php Lac Qui Parle County Courthouse]<br>600 6th Street<br>Madison, Mn 56256<br>Phone: 320-598-3724<br><br>County recorder has birth, marriage, death and military records<br>Court Administrator has divorce, probate and court records<br>County Assessor has land records. <ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Lac qui Parle County, Minnesota page 365, {{WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.</ref>  
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<br><br>County recorder has birth, marriage, death and military records<br>Court Administrator has divorce, probate and court records<br>County Assessor has land records. <ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Lac qui Parle County, Minnesota page 365, {{WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.</ref>  
  
 
== History  ==
 
== History  ==
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==== Parent County  ====
 
==== Parent County  ====
  
*'''1871--'''Lac Qui Parle County was created&nbsp;7&nbsp;November 1871&nbsp;from [[Redwood County, Minnesota|Redwood]] County. '''County seat:''' Madison <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>  
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*'''1871--'''Lac Qui Parle County was created&nbsp;7&nbsp;November 1871&nbsp;from [[Redwood County, Minnesota Genealogy|Redwood]] County. '''County seat:''' Madison <ref>''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>  
 
*For a brief history of how Lac Qui Parle County was named, click [http://mnplaces.mnhs.org/upham/index.cfm here].&nbsp; Then select Lac Qui Parle County.
 
*For a brief history of how Lac Qui Parle County was named, click [http://mnplaces.mnhs.org/upham/index.cfm here].&nbsp; Then select Lac Qui Parle County.
  
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==== Record Loss  ====
 
==== Record Loss  ====
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There is no known history of courthouse disasters in this county.<br>
  
 
== Places/Localities  ==
 
== Places/Localities  ==
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==== Neighboring Counties  ====
 
==== Neighboring Counties  ====
  
*[[Big Stone County, Minnesota|Big Stone]]  
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*[[Big Stone County, Minnesota Genealogy|Big Stone]]  
*[[Chippewa County, Minnesota|Chippewa]]  
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*[[Chippewa County, Minnesota Genealogy|Chippewa]]  
*[[Deuel County, South Dakota|Deuel County, South Dakota]]  
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*[[Deuel County, South Dakota Genealogy|Deuel County, South Dakota]]  
*[[Grant County, South Dakota|Grant County, South Dakota]]  
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*[[Grant County, South Dakota Genealogy|Grant County, South Dakota]]  
*[[Swift County, Minnesota|Swift]]  
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*[[Swift County, Minnesota Genealogy|Swift]]  
*[[Yellow Medicine County, Minnesota|Yellow Medicine]]
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*[[Yellow Medicine County, Minnesota Genealogy|Yellow Medicine]]
  
 
== Resources  ==
 
== Resources  ==
  
 
==== Cemeteries  ====
 
==== Cemeteries  ====
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| width="30%" bgcolor="#E0E0E0" align="center" | '''Tombstone Transcriptions Online'''
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| width="30%" bgcolor="#E0E0E0" align="center" | '''Tombstone Transcriptions in Print'''
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| width="30%" bgcolor="#E0E0E0" align="center" | '''List of Cemeteries in the county'''
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| bgcolor="#F0F0F0" | [http://findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gsr&GSfn=&GSmn=&GSln=&GSbyrel=all&GSby=&GSdyrel=all&GSdy=&GScntry=4&GSst=25&GScnty=1346&GSgrid=&df=all&GSob=n Findagrave.com]
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| bgcolor="#F0F0F0" | [http://usgwarchives.net/mn/lacquiparle/lacquipa.html MNGenWeb Archives]
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| bgcolor="#F0F0F0" | [http://www.worldcat.org/search?q=su%3Acemetery+Lac+qui+Parle+Minnesota&qt=advanced&dblist=638 WorldCat]
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| bgcolor="#F0F0F0" | [https://billiongraves.com/search/results?year_range=5&action=search_cemetery&exact=true&country=United%20States&state=Minnesota&county=Lac%20qui%20Parle&cemetery_name=a# Billion Graves]
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==== Census ====
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'''State Census'''
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*'''1865''' - {{RecordSearch|1503054|Minnesota State Census, 1865}} at [https://www.familysearch.org/search FamilySearch] — index and images
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*'''1885''' - {{RecordSearch|1503044|Minnesota State Census, 1885}} at [https://www.familysearch.org/search FamilySearch] — index and images
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*'''1905''' - {{RecordSearch|1503056|Minnesota State Census, 1905}} at [https://www.familysearch.org/search FamilySearch] — index and images
  
 
==== Church  ====
 
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'''Garfield Lutheran Church, Madison'''
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*Records of Garfield Lutheran Church, Madison, in Evangelical Lutheran Church in America database at [http://www.archives.com Archives.com] ($).<ref name="ev" />
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'''Madison Lutheran Church'''
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*Records of Madison Lutheran Church in Evangelical Lutheran Church in America database at [http://www.archives.com Archives.com] ($).<ref name="ev">"Evangelical Lutheran Church in America: An Inventory of Selected Congregational Records of the American Lutheran Church in Minnesota at the Minnesota Historical Society," Collection Finding Aids, ''Minnesota Historical Society,'' http://www.mnhs.org/library/findaids/01009.xml, accessed 10 June 2013.</ref>
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'''Riverside Lutheran Church, Dawson'''
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*Records of Riverside Lutheran Church, Dawson, in Evangelical Lutheran Church in America database at [http://www.archives.com Archives.com] ($).<ref name="ev" />
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'''St. Pauli Lutheran Church, Bellingham'''
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*Records of St. Pauli Lutheran Church, Bellingham, in Evangelical Lutheran Church in America database at [http://www.archives.com Archives.com] ($).<ref name="ev" />
  
 
==== Court  ====
 
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==== Emigration and Immigration ====
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*'''1912 - 1956''' - {{RecordSearch|2426329|Minnesota Passenger and Crew Lists, 1912-1956}} at [https://www.familysearch.org/search FamilySearch] — index and images
  
 
==== Land  ====
 
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{{MN Land|Lac qui Parle}}
  
 
==== Local Histories  ====
 
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{{MN History Intro}}
  
 
==== Maps  ====
 
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[[Image:Mnlacquiparle.jpg|right|250px|Mnlacquiparle.jpg]]
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*[http://www.historygeo.com/search/ Family Maps of {{PAGENAME}}] (land patent maps) at HistoryGeo.com ($). Free surname search.
  
 
==== Military  ====
 
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{{MN Newspaper abstracts|Lac+qui+Parle}}
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*'''1865-2006''' - {{RecordSearch|2469546|Minnesota Obituaries 1865-2006}} at [https://www.familysearch.org/search FamilySearch]— index and images
  
 
==== Probate  ====
 
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{{MN Probate Intro}}
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'''Online Probate Records'''
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*'''1801 - 1999''' [http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=9070 Minnesota Wills and Probate Records 1801-1999] at [http://home.ancestry.com/ Ancestry.com] — index and images $
  
 
==== Taxation  ====
 
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{{MN Tax Intro}}
  
 
==== Vital Records  ====
 
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{{MN Vital Intro}}
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=====Birth=====
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=====Marriage=====
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*'''1860 - 1949''' {{RecordSearch|1803974|Minnesota, County Marriages, 1860-1949}} at [https://www.familysearch.org/search FamilySearch] — index and images
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== Societies and Libraries  ==
 
== Societies and Libraries  ==
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'''Lac Qui Parle County Historical Society'''<br> 250 South 8th Ave<br> Madison MN 56256<br>Telephone: 320-598-7678<br>[http://lqphc.org/ Website]<br><br>
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'''Southwest Minnesota Historical Center'''<br> Social Science 141<br>Southwest Minnesota State University<br>1501 State Street<br> Marshall, MN 56258<br>Telephone: 507-537-7373<br><br>
  
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'''Lac Qui Parle County Historical Society'''<br>PO Box 124<br>Madison 56256<br><br>
 
==== Family History Centers<br>  ====
 
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{{FamilySearch Centers Intro}}
  
 
*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]
 
*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]
  
== Web Sites ==
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== Websites ==
  
 
*[http://genforum.com/mn/lacquiparle/ Lac qui Parle County, MN Genealogy Forum] (GenForum)  
 
*[http://genforum.com/mn/lacquiparle/ Lac qui Parle County, MN Genealogy Forum] (GenForum)  
*{{FHL|Minnesota%2C+Lac+Qui+Parle|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}  
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*{{FHL|Minnesota%2C+Lac+Qui+Parle|subject|disp=FamilySearch Catalog}}  
 
*[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~mnlacqui/index.htm Lac qui Parle, MNGenWeb]
 
*[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~mnlacqui/index.htm Lac qui Parle, MNGenWeb]
  
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United States
Minnesota
Lac qui Parle County

Guide to Lac qui Parle County, Minnesota ancestry, family history, and genealogy birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military records.


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Lac qui Parle County, Minnesota
Map
Map of Minnesota highlighting Lac qui Parle County
Location in the state of Minnesota
Map of the U.S. highlighting Minnesota
Location of Minnesota in the U.S.
Facts
Founded November 7, 1871
County Seat Madison
Courthouse
Address Lac qui Parle County Courthouse
600 6th Street
Madison, Mn 56256
Phone: 320-598-3724
Lac qui Parle County Website


County Information

Lac qui Parle County, Minnesota Record Dates

Beginning Dates for Major County Records[1]
Birth Marriage Death Census Land Probate
1906 1906 1906 1850 1907 1907

County Courthouse



County recorder has birth, marriage, death and military records
Court Administrator has divorce, probate and court records
County Assessor has land records. [2]

History

Parent County

  • 1871--Lac Qui Parle County was created 7 November 1871 from Redwood County. County seat: Madison [3]
  • For a brief history of how Lac Qui Parle County was named, click here.  Then select Lac Qui Parle County.

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

There is no known history of courthouse disasters in this county.

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Cities

Bellingham | Boyd | Dawson | Louisburg | Madison | Marietta | Nassau | Ortonville

Townships

  Agassiz Township | Arena Township | Augusta Township | Baxter Township | Camp Release Township | Cerro Gordo Township | Freeland Township | Garfield Township | Hamlin Township | Hantho Township | Lac qui Parle Township | Lake Shore Township | Madison Township | Manfred Township | Maxwell Township | Mehurin Township | Perry Township | Providence Township | Riverside Township | Ten Mile Lake Township | Walter Township | Yellow Bank Township

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Tombstone Transcriptions Online Tombstone Transcriptions in Print List of Cemeteries in the county
Findagrave.com Family History Library Findagrave.com
MNGenWeb Archives WorldCat Billion Graves
Tombstone Project
MNInterment
EPodunk
Billion Graves
See Minnesota Cemeteries for more information.

Census

State Census

Church

Most church records are held by individual churches. For contact information, check a phone directory, such as SearchBug or Dex Knows. Some denominations are gathering their records into a central repository. For more information about these major repositories, see Minnesota Church Records.


Lutheran

Garfield Lutheran Church, Madison

  • Records of Garfield Lutheran Church, Madison, in Evangelical Lutheran Church in America database at Archives.com ($).[4]

Madison Lutheran Church

  • Records of Madison Lutheran Church in Evangelical Lutheran Church in America database at Archives.com ($).[4]

Riverside Lutheran Church, Dawson

  • Records of Riverside Lutheran Church, Dawson, in Evangelical Lutheran Church in America database at Archives.com ($).[4]

St. Pauli Lutheran Church, Bellingham

  • Records of St. Pauli Lutheran Church, Bellingham, in Evangelical Lutheran Church in America database at Archives.com ($).[4]

Court

Emigration and Immigration

Land

The county register of deeds keeps land records once the land was transferred to private ownership. Abstracts and indexes for these records are generally available at the county courthouse.

Land records for Minnesota are listed in the Place Search of the FamilySearch Catalog under:

MINNESOTA, Lac qui Parle – LAND AND PROPERTY


Local Histories

Local histories are available for Lac qui Parle County, Minnesota Genealogy. County histories may include biographies, church, school and government history, and military information. For more information about local histories, see the wiki page section Minnesota Local Histories.

Maps

Mnlacquiparle.jpg

Military

Newspapers

Additional newspapers abstracts can sometimes be found using search phrases such as Lac qui Parle County, Minnesota Genealogy newspapers in online catalogs like:

Obituaries

Probate

Probate records may include, wills, bonds, petitions, accounts, inventories, administrations, orders, decrees, and distributions. They may include the decedent’s date of death, names of his or her spouse, children, parents, siblings, in-laws, etc. See Minnesota Probate Records for additional information.


Online Probate Records

Taxation

Minnesota tax records complement land records and can be used in place of censuses before 1820 or to supplement the years between censuses. Because only persons who owned taxable property were listed, many residents were not included in tax lists. There may also be gaps of several years in the tax records of some counties. For more information, see the wiki page Minnesota Taxation.


Vital Records

Vital Records consist of births, adoptions, marriages, divorces, and deaths recorded on registers, certificates, and documents.

A copy or an extract of most original records can be purchased from the Minnesota State Registrar of Vital Records, the County Clerk's office of the county where the event occurred], order electronically online ($) or download an application for Minnesota Birth Certificate and Death Certificates Applications to mail.

See also Minnesota Vital Records or How to order Minnesota Vital Records. For information about restrictions and costs for certificates, see the CDC Where to Write for Vital Records site.


Birth
Marriage
Death


Societies and Libraries

Lac Qui Parle County Historical Society
250 South 8th Ave
Madison MN 56256
Telephone: 320-598-7678
Website

Southwest Minnesota Historical Center
Social Science 141
Southwest Minnesota State University
1501 State Street
Marshall, MN 56258
Telephone: 507-537-7373

Lac Qui Parle County Historical Society
PO Box 124
Madison 56256

Family History Centers

Family history centers provide one-on-one assistance and free access to premium genealogical websites. In addition, many centers have free how-to genealogy classes. See family history center for more information. Search the online FHC directory for a nearby family history center.

Websites

References

  1. Alice Eichholz, Ancestry’s Red Book: American State, County and Town Sources, Revised ed. (Salt Lake City: Ancestry, 1992), 385-403. At various libraries (WorldCat); FHL Book 973 D27rb 1992
  2. Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Lac qui Parle County, Minnesota page 365, At various libraries (WorldCat); FHL Book 973 D27e 2002.
  3. The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).
  4. 4.0 4.1 4.2 4.3 "Evangelical Lutheran Church in America: An Inventory of Selected Congregational Records of the American Lutheran Church in Minnesota at the Minnesota Historical Society," Collection Finding Aids, Minnesota Historical Society, http://www.mnhs.org/library/findaids/01009.xml, accessed 10 June 2013.