Kandiyohi County, Minnesota

Volunteer Look-ups

Anyone, can volunteer to do look-ups for the Kandiyohi County GenWeb. Do you have reference materials concerning Kandiyohi County...public records, items from your own family files or materials published before January 1, 1923 (copyright expired)? Would you be interested in answering questions via e-mail from frustrated genealogist searching for a tidbit of information on Kandiyohi County? It's easy and painless! Just e-mail me, Ron Zurek, your list of references, your name and e-mail address and soon you'll see your name in the table below!! For materials published in 1923 or after (copyright in effect), please refer to the GenWeb Copyright Policy.

Click on the volunteers name to send your lookup request.

When requesting information from a volunteer........here are some guidelines:

Thank you, volunteers!!

Books and Publications

Contact: Coleen Mielke (Cemetery look-up)

Coleen has a copy of the transcript for the Tripolis Evangelical Lutheran Church Cemetery from Kandiyohi Township and will do look-ups for those interested in that cemetery. This cemetery's first burial dates from about 1869.

Visit her website at: http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.com/~coleen/

Contact: Alan Moll

I will help researchers in the following areas:

1. Church records for *St. John Lutheran Church, Atwater, MN for the period 1871 to the 1950's. This church has a German background and is located 3 miles north of Atwater. The records include baptism, confirmation, marriage and burial records and very detailed family listings for the 1800's. *NOTE: This is a GERMAN LUTHERAN church.

2. I am willing to assist researchers in tracing their German ancestors back to Germany.

Contact: Mary Swanson

I will do look-ups in the following source:

1. Minnesota Geographic Names, by Warren Upham. (This book lists all the townships, cities, villages, counties, etc., in Minnesota and is helpful in finding the town, township or county in Minnesota where your ancestor lived.)

Census Records

Contact: Linda Swalin, Spicer, MN

For information from the following sources:

1. 1860 Monongalia County Federal Census (later part of Kandiyohi County)

2. 1870 Monongalia and Kandiyohi Counties Federal Census

3. 1905 History of Kandiyohi County

4. Vikor Church Records


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