Lincoln County, Minnesota

Posted Queries for July 1999 thru March 2000

AKA, NADOLSKI posted by Lorraine Deaton on Tuesday, July 13, 1999

NADOLSKI - My Grandfather Frank Nadolski, who married Catherine Sawinska in the late 1800s. There where 12 living children, 11 girls and one boy. My mother was Selma AKA Mae (Selomea. They lived on a farm near Ivanhoe, where my mother and all but one of the children where born. My mother also lived in Stevens for a short period. Would appreciate any information on this family. Thanks. Lorraine Deaton

BAKER, JOHNSON, KRUGER, MCPHAIL posted by Caran Kruger on Tuesday, July 20, 1999

KRUGER BAKER MCPHAIL JOHNSON BAKER immigrated from Germany in 1867. Parents August b.1830 d.1911 & Caroline b.1833 d.1928 along with son, Fred b.1862 d.1910 Daughter Minnie b.1860 d.1933. Fred married Johanna JOHNSON in 1901 had 5 children Arnold 1902, Frederick 1904, Jessie 1906, William 1907, Barbara 1909. Fred was killed by train and Johanna married Julius Ferdinand KRUGER in 1914. Lived in Arco and managed the grain elevator there. Julius immigrated from West Prussia with his parents Leopold and Wilhelmine BAKER, and sister Bertha in 1883. Julius & Johanna had 2 children Floyd b. 1915 & Lucille b.1917. Colonel Samuel MCPHAIL b.1826 married Minnie BAKER had Logan b.1886, Sherman b.1891 and Jessie 1893.Any info appreciated. Also have info to share.Thank you

FARNLOF, GUNDERSEN, GUNDERSON posted by Karen Dotson on Thursday, August 19, 1999

FARNLOF, GUNDERSEN, GUNDERSON: Looking for any information on a Emmanuel FARNLOF and his family, wife Hilda maiden name of wife GUNDERSEN/SON a daughter Stella & son Clarence FARNLOF living in Lyon county around 1900-1920

BOWDEN, KENDALL posted by Mary Clouse on Monday, September 20, 1999

My Great-grandfather, Philo KENDALL born in Vermont, 12-19-1835, resided in Lake Benton, MN 1879, 1878, 1882, 1884, 1886, 1889 (according to birth records of children) with his wife Mary (BOWDEN) Kendall. Children born to them in Lake Benton were: Eugenie 2-10-1875, Fernando 4-23-1878, Nellie Evelyn, 9-8-1880, Essie, 8-26-1882 (died 9-27-1883), Victor Philo 12-12-1884, Grace 1-14-1886, and Rodney 9-14-1989.

BRADTKE, GEHRTS, HOLZ, SCHROEDER, STOLZ posted by Rosaline Anderson on Friday, November 19, 1999

GEHRTS, HOLZ, STOLZ, SCHROEDER: Mid 1800's to present from the Verdi & Lake Benton areas. Looking for relatives or friends of these families that would be interested in sharing information. William STOLZ married Wilhelminne HOLZ, daughter of Ludwig & Caroline HOLZ,in 1882 lived in Verdi and had Herman, Lydia, Ida, Adeline & Frieda STOLZ. Ludwig & Caroline also had Wilhelmina, Carl, Caroline, Emelie, Wilhelm, Martha and John. Frieda STOLZ married in Verdi in 1911 Edward John GEHRTS, son of John GEHRTS and Martha SCHROEDER, who also had George, Walter & Laura Gehrts. Frieda & Edward were the parents of Wilos & Lilas. Martha's parents were Christian & Christiana SCHROEDER who also had Carl (Charles) & Agnes. John GEHRTS was the son of John & Mary, who also had Bernard, William, Gustav, Herman and Henry GEHRTS. Frieda died 1919. Edward GEHRTS married Helen BRADTKE, daughter of Carl & Malvina. Helen & Edward GEHRTS had Walter & Irvin GEHRTS. Adeline STOLZ married Max GEHRTS abt 1908 & died in 1911. Ida STOLZ married George Fehl abt 1910. Herman STOLZ married ?. Lydia STOLZ married

ANDERSON, CHRISTIANSON, ERICKSON, JOHNSON, LELAND, NESS, ODLAND, RIED, THOMPSON posted by Karen Collignon-Foley on Monday, December 6, 1999

CHRISTIANSON, ERICKSON, ODLAND, THOMPSON, NESS, LELAND, RIED, JOHNSON: Looking for relatives of the Christian CHRISTIANSON family of Hansonville & Hendricks, Lincoln County. Settled in Lincoln Co. in 1871. Christian b-May 20, 1851 in Norway m-abt 1870 to Agnetha "Nettie" ERICKSON, b.-Aug 7, 1846 in Norway. Their children: Christina-1871 m. Ole THOMPSON, Betsy- 1874 m. Gabriel ODLAND,Simon-1876 m. Annie JOHNSON, Emma-1877 m. Peter ANDERSON, Bertha-1879 m. Ole NESS, Peter-1882, Albert-1886 m. Josephine LELAND, Carl-1889 m.Emma RIED.

SPRINK posted by Gregory Siewert on Wednesday, December 29, 1999

SPRINK: ancestors of Norma Idella Sprink, b. June 15, 1923

ERICKSON, HANSON, OLSON, OREST posted by Eric B. Johnson on Saturday, March 18, 2000

I'm looking for info on the family of Rev. Edward ERICKSON who married Seena HANSON (b. 1882, Biri, Norway). They lived in Hendricks, MN and had five children: Lila (m. OLSON, moved to Hayward, WI), Signe (m. Torry OREST, moved to the Twin Cities), Verna (moved to Iowa), Eunice (moved to the Twin Cities), and Silas (also a pastor, moved to WA then to the Twin Cities area) Any information on these families would be appreciated. Thank you.

ANDERSON posted by Sandy DeHaan on Saturday, March 18, 2000

ANDERSON, Jens ANDERSON, Rine/Rina/Rena They homesteaded land in Drammen Township in @1878. They had two children: Edward b.1870 and Julia b.1873. Jens died in 1883 in a blizzard.

FROST, WEISS posted by Kenneth R. Frost Jr. on Saturday, March 25, 2000

Hi There: I'm looking for the obits of Roy E. FROST (May 1884-December 1963) and his wife Minnie WEISS (December 1883-January 1973). I'm quite certain they both died in Arco, MN. Roy, my 1st cousin, twiced removed was born in Ogle Co., IL. I would like to learn about their descendents, if any, in hopes of solving some missing links in the FROST genealogy. I hope someone can help me. Sincerely, Kenneth R. Frost Jr.

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