ATLAS OF PALO ALTO COUNTY 

1969

 

LEGEND

Wife's Name WF
Children's Names CH
Miscellaneous Information MI
Owner O
Renter R
Tenant T
Farm Number FN

 

TOWNSHIPS, PALO ALTO COUNTY

Independence A
Vernon B
Walnut C
Lost Island F
Highland G
Emmetsburg H
Freedom J
Fairfield K
Fern Valley L
Nevada P
Great Oak R
Silver Lake T
Booth V
Rush Lake X
Ellington Y
West Bend Z

 

 

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GADE, William: O; FN 36-K-2; WF Frances; CH Willetta; MI Lutheran; Rents land out. Whittemore, Rt. 1
GAMBELL, Merlyn: R; FN 10-Z-1; WF Marjorie; CH Roger, Thomas, Larry; MI Catholic; Navy 4 yrs; General & grainfaring, livestok, sheep. West Bend, Rt. 1
GAPPA, Andrew J, II; O; FN 13-H-1; WF Mary; CH Andrew J. III, Mary Kathryn, Janet, Carolyn, Marcia, Jill, Todd, Paul; MI Catholic; CH school & pre-sschool; General farming, livestock; Buyer at Spencer Pack. Emmetsburg, Rt. 1
GAPPA, Charles: O; FN 26-A-3; WF Bernadine; CH Patricia; MI Catholic; Retired. Fenton, Rt. 2
GAPPA, Jack: R; FN 18-J-3; WF LaVon; CH Ward; MI Catholic; Farm Bureau; WF Librarian at Emmetsburg Jr. College; General & grain farming. Emmetsburg, Rt. 2
GAPPA, Mickey M; O; FN 1-R-1; WF Esther (father Sebo Behrends); CH Judy, Karen, Gregory, Patty, Margaret, Mathew; MI First Methodist; Vet World War II; Farm Bureau; Lifetime resident of Co; Farm in family since 1932; Acreage in Sec 24 of Twsp in family since 1926; Judy wed, 4 CH; Karen wed, 1 CH; Gregory attends Area Mechanics School; Patty in school; General farming. Emmetsburg, Rt. 1
GAPPA, Robbert E; R; FN 14-T-2; WF Mary; CH Betty, Billy, Pat, Jane & Janet-twins; Kathy, Helen, Mary Ann, MI Catholic, WF CDA, Altar Society; Korean Vet; American Legion; Mallard Pepper Steppers, Square Dancers; Farm in family since 1941; CH school & pre-school; General farming, livestock, corn, oats; Works for Ayrshire Elevator. Ayrshire, Rt. 1
GARBER, Dale; FN 36-G-1; N.A. Ruthven
GARRELTS, Darrel; T; FN 24-T-1; WF Sandra; CH Jeff, Danny, Kelly; MI Lutheran; Service 1955-56; General farming, livestock. Ayrshire, Rt. 1
GARRELTS, Henry: O; FN 24-T-2; WF Dorothy; CH Jane, Franklin, Betty Ann, Mary Lee, Jack, Judy; MI Lutheran; Farm Bureau; General Farming. Ayrshire, Rt. 1
GARRELTS, Jack: O; FN 13-T-1; WF Judy; CH Julie, Mark, Debbie; MI Lutheran; Farm Bureau; General farming, livestock. Ayrshire, Rt. 1
GARRELTS, Kenneth; R; FN 24-T-3; N.A. Ayrshire, Rt. 1
GEELAN, Francis: O; FN 26-G-2; WF Mary; CH REv. Thomas, Leo; MI Catholic; Retired farmer. Ruthven Rt. 2
GEELAN, Raymmond; O; FN 23-G-1; WF Rose, CH Michael, Joseph, Winnifred; MI Catholic; Vet World War II; American Legion Commander; WF Auxiliary; General farming. Ruthven, Rt. 2
GEELAN, Wiliam A; O; FN 14-G-6; WF Dolores K (father Joseph Elbert): CH Patrick, Philip, Daniel; MI Sacred Heart Catholic, K of C, WF Catholic Daughters, Guild; Ruthven Coop Oil; Farm in family since 1929; Lifetime resident of Co, WF 15 yrs; CH in school, 4H; Pat & Phil basketball; General farming, livestock, sheep. Ruthven, Rt. 2
GEESMAN, Gerald; R; FN 10-A-4; WF Beverly; CH Cynthia, Rita, Janet, Mary Kay, Dennis; MI Lutheran; Vet World War II; American Legion; Farm Bureau; General farming, livestock. Ringsted, Rt. 2
GEHLING, Erwin; O; FN 23-R-1; WF Gertrude; CH Diane, Delbert; MI Catholic; Vet World War II; Farm Bureau; General farming. Emmetsburg, Rt. 1
GEHRT, Lester C; O; FN 25-X-8; WF Joy (father John Kingdom); CH Janet; MI United Methodist, Men's Club Board, WF WSCS, choir organist, Bible School teacher; WF Mallard Women's Club, Daughters of American Revolution; WF's father bought farm in 1900 where she grew up; Janet wed; WF teaches school at Mallard; General farming. Mallard, Box 148.
GENTRY, Edward K; O & R; FN 6-Z-4; WF Shirley E (father Thomas O'Haver); CH Lori, Carla, Julie, Steven; MI Lutheran; Army 2 yrs; NFO; lived on this farm since 1959; CH school & pre-school; General & grain farming, hogs; Works at Roupe Furniture Store. West Bend, Rt. 1
GERBER, ELi; O; FN 2-Z-1; WF Pearl (father Chris Alt); CH Donna, Marian, Judy, Frances, Linda, Bonnie, MI Apostolic Christian; Farm Bureau; Farmers Union; National Cattle Feeders Assoc.; Lived here 25 yrs; CH wed except Bonnie in school; 17 grandchildren; General & grain farming, livestock. West Bend, Rt. 1
GIFFIN, Merritt; O; FN 3-A-3; WF Patricia; CH Peggy, Pamela; MI Catholic; Farm Bureau; General & grain farming. Ringsted, Rt. 2
GILMAN, Anthony; O; FN 36-G-2; WF Mabel; MI Catholic; Retired farmer. Ayrshire, Rt. 1
GINGERICH, Clyde; R; FN 12-Z-5; WF Margaret; CH Jean, Keith, Joan, Gary; MI Lutheran; Vet World War II; General & grain farming, dairying, hogs. West Bend, Rt. 1
GIRRES, Arnold N; R; FN 2-C-2; WF Agnes M. (father Jacob Marti); CH Donald, Robert, James, William, MI Immaculate Conception Catholic, WF Rosary Society, CDA; WF Royal Neighbors; Lifetime residents of Co; Rented farm since 1939; Donald wed, 4 CH; Robert works at Lakewood, Colo; James a teacher; William wed, 1 CH; General farming, livestock. Graettinger, Rt. 2
GIRRES, Donald; T; FN 2-C-1; WF Kathryn; CH Timothy, Ann, Christopher, David; MI Catholic; Army 2 yrs, CH school & pre-school; Works for Golden Sun Feed. Graettinger, Rt. 2
GIRRES, William; R, FN 35-G-2; WF Karen, CH Brian, MI Catholic; National Guard; CH pre-school; general farming, dairying, hogs; Works at Graettinger creamery. Ruthven, Rt. 2
GISCH, Andrew; O; FN 34-Z-4; WF Vonnie, CH Kenneth, Sandra; MI Catholic; Vet World War II; American Legion; General & grain farming, livestock. West Bend, Rt. 1
GJERDE, Ernest O; R; FN 17-B-1; WF Alta V (father Samuel Torkelson); CH Elaine, Linda, Alan; MI Bethany Lutheran; WF ALCW, Circle; Farm Bureau; WF Vernon Volunteers; Lifetime residents of Co.; Farm in family since 1921; Elaine wed, 2 CH; Linda works at Emmetsburg; Alan attends Luther School, Decorah; WF works at Cotton Shop; General farming, sheep Works at Beebe. Emmetsburg, Rt. 2. 
GODDARD, Glen: O; FN 3-J-1; WF Margaret; CH Donna, John, Bruce, David, Linda, Roger; MI Methodist; Farm Bureau; General & grain farming, livestock, dairying, Cylinder, Rt. 1
GOFF, Berl V; R; FN 4-G-2; WF M. Virginia (father W.W. LonBerger); CH Charles, Chris, John, Linda, Berl V, II; MI United Methodist, WF WSCS, Circle; Vet World War II & Korea; C.W.O. U.S. Air Force Retired; Farm Bureau; WF Palo Alto Hospital Auxiliary; Part of farm homesteaded in 1866; he is 3rd generation to work the land; Charles wed; other CH school & pre-school; Chris cheer leader, chorus, band; John basketball; General farming; Works at Spencer Packing Co. Ruthven, Rt. 1
GOFF, Harrison: O; FN 15-G-1; WF Rose; CH Russell, Gladys; MI Methodist; Farm Bureau; Gladys lives at home; Rents land out; Retired. Ruthven, Rt. 1
GOFF, Marvin; R; FN 8-T-1; WF LaVonne; CH Eldon, Darrell, Marilyn, Robert; MI Lutheran; Vet World War II; Farm Bureau; General farming, livestock. Ruthven, Rt. 2
GOFF, Myrtle; O; FN 28-F-2; CH Margaret, Albert, William; MI Pentecostal; Margaret lives at home; Rents land out; Retired. Ruthven, Rt. 1
GOODCHILD, Fred F; O; FN 14-Y-4; WF Dorothy (father Fritz Younggreen); CH Fred Jr, Jack, Ghervus, Janice, Gay, Joy, Judy, Lonnie; MI Methodist , WF Circle, Ladies Aid, Farm Bureau; Masons; Eastern Star; Bought farm in 1936; Fred Jr, Jack, Janice, Ghervus, Joy wed; Gay teaches school at Cedar Falls; Judy lives in Storm Lake; Lonnie in school; General farming, purebred hogs, corn beans, oats. Mallard, Rt. 1
GOODCHILD, Ghervus: O & R; FN 19-Y-3; WF Beverly; CH Kay, Klint, Kent, Kal, Klay, Kip; MI Methodist; Farm Bureau; CH in school; General farming, livestock, corn, beans, oats. Mallard, Rt. 1
GOODCHILD, Jack: O & R; FN 19-Y-2; WF Louice; CH Connie, Vera, J.D., A.J., Coleen, Vickie; MI Methodist; Farm Bureau; CH school & pre-school; General farming, livestock, corn, beans, Mallard, Rt.2
GORDON, Laura: O; FN 32-A-4; Widow of Carl; MI Lutheran; Retired. Cylinder, Rt. 1
GOWANS, Andrew: O; FN 19-A-1; WF Berndetta; CH James, Joseph; MI Catholic; Farm Bureau; WF IEA; WF teacher at Fenton; General farming, hogs, poultry. Cylinder, Rt. 1
GOWANS, Robert and Henry; O; FN 20-A-4; WF Helga; CH Margaret, John, Robert, William; MI Lutheran; Vet World War I and II; American Legion; VFW; Farm Bureau; General & grain farming. Cylinder, Rt. 1
GRACE, Marie; O; FN 28-H-1; Widow of Andrew; Rents land out. Emmetsburg, Rt. 1
GRAEBER, Gerald: O; FN 7-Z-1; WF Islea; CH Steven, Marsha; MI Methodist; Vet World War II; American Legion; General & grain farming. Graettinger, Rt. 1
GRAETTINGER, Al; O; FN 12-F-2; WF Violet; CH Vincent, Gayle, Jean, Carol, Stephen, Mary; MI Catholic; own named after his great uncle; General farming. Graettinger, Rt. 1
GRAETTINGER, Edwin; O; FN 3-F-2; WF DeEtte; CH William, Wynette, Timothy, Marlys, Julia, MI Catholic; Vet World War II; VFW; General farming, livestock, WF School teacher ; he works at Lumber yard & drives school bus. Graettinger, Rt. 1
GRAETTINGER, Ralph; O; FN 7-C-3; WF Rosella; CH Dennis, Rosemary, Joseph, Judith, Ronald, John, Diane, Barbara Catherine, James; MI Catholic; Farmers Union; Pres Graettinger Comm School; Director Farmers Creamery; General farming, livestock, dairying. Graettinger, Rt. 1
GRAETTINGER, Ronald D; O & R; FN 18-C-5; WF Lois A (father Glenn Olson); MI Immaculate Conception Catholic; Army 2 yrs; Lifetime resident of Co. WF since Apr.. 1968; WF a LPN at Holy Family Hospital, Estherville; General farming, livestock, dairying. Graettinger, Rt. 1
GRAFE, Henry; O; FN 18-X-1; WF Opal; CH Coletta; MI Methodist; Farm Bureau; General farming, hogs. Curlew, Rt. 1
GRAFF, Vic; R; FN 10-X-1; WF Eleanor; CH Roger, Lynn; MI Catholic; General farming, dairying. Curlew, Rt. 1
GRAFF, William: O; FN 5-Y-3; N.A. Mallard.
GRANGE, Bill; O; FN 29-G-2; WF Virginia; CH Sheila; MI Lutheran; Korean Vet; CH pre-school; General farming, livestock, Belgian horses; Horse shoer. Ruthven, Rt. 1
GRANGE, W.K. "Pete"; R; FN 30-G-1; WF Mry, CH Leta, Kevin, Alan; MI Lutheran; Korean Vet; American Legion; CH in school; General farming, dairying, hogs. Ruthven, Rt. 2
GRAVLUND, Cleo; O & R: FN 12-T-3; WF Shirley; CH Anesa, Gary; MI Methodist; Korean Vet; VFW; CH pre-school; General farming, livestock, corn, beans. Ayrshire.
GRAVLUND, Laurence E; O; FN 6-X-2; WF Dorothy P (father Arthur Bohn); MI Methodist at Ayrshire; WF WSCS, Circle; WF You-Go-I-Go Club; Lifetime residents of Co; Farm in family since 1949; General farming, livestock. Curlew, Rt. 1
GRAVLUND, Wesley A; R; FN 1-X-3; WF Pearl A (father Allen Wirtz); MI Bethany Lutheran, WF ALCW, Circle; Farm Bureau; Lifetime residents of Co; Rented farm in N.W. quarter of Sec. 2 of Rush Lake 22 yrs; General farming, hogs, corn, beans. Curlew, Rt. 1
GREENE, Donald; Co-O; FN 27-G-1; Brother Gerald; MI Catholic; Vet World War II; General farming. Ruthven, Rt. 2
GREINERT, Edwin C; O; FN 14-L-1; WF Lydia H (father George Meyer): CH Verdell, Barbara, James, Betty; MI St. Paul's Lutheran at Whittemore, Men's Club, WF Ladies Aid; Lifetime resident of Co, WF 34 yrs; Owned farm since 1940; Verdell wed, 6 CH; Barbara wed, husband in Army in Germany; James in Army; Betty in school, sports, chorus; General farming, dairying, hogs. Rodman, Rt. 1
GREINERT, Elmer; O; FN 1-K-2; WF Florence; CH Ted; MI Lutheran; Vet World War II; American Legion; WF Auxiliary; VFW; General farming, dairying, hogs; Works for Clarion Long. Whittemore, Rt. 1
GRETHEN, Harley; R; FN 28-Y-2; WF Charlotte; CH David, Nancy, Carol, Diana, Gerome, Anita; MI Catholic; Farm Bureau; General farming, livestock, corn, beans. Mallard, Rt. 1
GRETHEN, Ralph P; O; FN 14-Y-5; WF Rosa Linda (father Frank Schuller): CH Shirley, Gaylen; MI St. Mary's Catholic, Wf Christian Mothers, DCCW; Palo Ato Health Board; Co. Beef Producers Assoc.; Co. Fair Board Assoc.; WF Mallard Garden Club, M&H Bridge Club; Farm in family since 1939 when he bought it; his grandmother, Margaret Hickey, was 1st white child born in Palo Alto Co. in 1856; General farming, livestock, corn, beans, oats. Mallard, Rt. 1
GRETHEN, Robert; R; FN 30-J-1; WF Ruth; CH Janice, Delon; MI Lutheran; Farmers Union; General & grain farming, livestock, sheep. Emmetsburg. 
GRIMM, Eli, Jr; R; FN 33-L-2; WF Margaret; CH Patty; MI Apostolic Christian; Army 2 yrs; CH pre-school; General farming, livestock. West Bend, Rt. 2
GROSSNICKLE, Max; O; FN 36-V-3; WF Helen (father Smyzer Wilson): CH Gwen, Ruth, Wayne, Max Jr; MI Church of the Brethren, Church Board, WF Sunday School teacher; Farm Bureau; Farm in family since 1946; General farming, livestock, corn, beans. Laurens, Rt. 1
GROSSNICKLE, Wayne M; R. FN 30-X-1; WF Janet; CH Helen Kay, Jeff; MI Church of the Brethren, Church Board, WF Fellowship; Army; Farm Bureau; Palo Alto Beef Producers Assoc; Farm in family since 1919 when Manard Grossnickle bought it, passed to Edgar; CH pre-school; General farming, livestock, corn, soybeans. Curlew, Rt. 1
GUESS, Tom; O; FN 34-C-2; WF Marvyl, CH Christine, Neil, Deborah, Brian, Lynn; MI Catholic; Marines; American Legion; CH in school; WF office secy at Farmer Mutual Insurance; Drainage Contractor. Emmetsburg, Rt. 1
GUINN, Cyrus A; R; FN 31-C-5; WF Edna V (father William Weir); CH Rosa, Roxanna, Phillip, Francine & Francella -twins, Cynthia, Jant, Michael, Matthew; MI Immaculate Conception Catholic at Graettinger, WF Circle; Vet World War II; both Canter Club; Lived in C. all but 2 yrs, WF lifetime; Rented this place since 1952; Rosa & Roxanna wed; Phillip farms the land; other CH in school; General farming, dairying; Works for Fred Carlson Construction. Emmetsburg, Rt. 1, Box 110.
GUNDERSON, Donald G; O & R; FN 34-K-2; WF Alice M; CH Jay, Dean, Mark, Neal; MI St. Paul's Lutheran at Whittemore; Farm Bureau; Lifetime resident of Co. WF 19 yrs; CH in school; Jay & Dean in 4H; Dean band; Jay basketball & track; General farming, livestock. Rodman, Rt. 1
GUNDERSON, Oley; O; FN 34-K-1; WF Martha; CH Donald, Yvonne, Eileen, MI Lutheran; Farm Bureau; Rents land out; Retired. Rodman, Rt. 1
GUSTAFSON, Dewayne; T; FN 33-V-1; WF Beverly; CH Debra, Diana, Alida; MI Christian; Korean Vet; Works for Medford Industry. Laurens, Rt. 2

     

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HAACK, Bernard; R; FN 6-L-4; WF LaVonne; CH Sandra, Michael, Linda, Gregory, David, Cheryl, Marsha, Julie, Laura; MI Lutheran; Army 1946-48; General & grain farming, livestock, dairying. Cylinder
HAACK, Lyle; R: FN 1-J-2; WF Joyce; CH Lori; MI Lutheran; Korean Vet; Farm Bureau; General & grain farming, dairying, hogs, poultry. Cylinder, Rt. 1
HAACK, Otto; O; FN 19-K-1; WF Nellie, CH Arlene, Orvis, Bernard; MI Lutheran; Arlene lives at home; WF Nurse's Aide; Rents land out; Retired; Farm laborer. Cylinder, Rt 1.
HAAR, Francis; O & R; FN 3-G-1; WF Jessie; CH Richard, Nancy, Thomas, Mary, Joan; MI Methodist; Farm Bureau; WF a RN, private duty; General farming, livestock. Ruthven, Rt 1.
HAGEN, Kenneth; R; FN 8-k-4; N.A. Cylinder, Rt. 1
HALDER, Fabian; R; FN 16-G-1; WF Margaret; CH Donald, Gary, Craig, Kent; MI Catholic, WF Methodist; Vet World War II, Korean Vet; Farm Bureau; General farming, dairying, hogs, poultry. Ruthven, Rt. 2
HALDER, Fred; O; FN 16-G-2; WF Annie, CH Jerome, Fabian, Clair, Mary Ann; MI Catholic; Land farmed by Fabian; Retired. Ruthven, Rt. 2
HALDER, George, Jr; R; FN 32-G-2; MI Catholic; Army 1956-8; General farming, livestock, dairying. Ruthven, Rt. 2
HALL, John; O; FN 27-B-2; WF Jessminn; CH Gertrude, Barbara, John Jr., Jay, Jeffrey; MI Episcopal; Farm Bureau; Semi-retired. Cylinder, Rt. 1, Box 84.
HAMAN, Ray; O; FN 22-V-2; WF Marie; CH Albert, LaDonna; MI Evangelical Free; General farming, livestock, corn. Curlew, Rt. 1
HAMERLINCK, Robert F; Town, WF Marie L (father Gaston Timmerman); CH Janine, Carol, Rolland, Michael, Debra, Brenda, Beky; MI Assumption Catholic, K of C, WF Guild; Farm Bureau; Kiwanis Club; CH in school except Becky pre-school; Robert & Jerry Soenen bought Deep Rock Service Station in 1963 from Walter Epping, in 1965 the cafe was built & in 1967 the dining room was added; Lived in Co since 1964; Owns & operates Bob's Diner. 1802 20th St., Emmetsburg.
HAMILTON, Thomas; O; FN 3-H-A; WF Dorothy; MI Lutheran; Army; Palo Alto Gun Club; National Rifle Assoc; Self -employed, Hamilton Radio & TV Service. Emmetsburg, Rt 1

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JACOBS, Donald; O; FN 22-Z-3; WF Maxine; MI Methodist; Farm Bureau; General & grain farming, sheep, hogs; West Bend, Rt. 1
JACOBSEN, Delbert B; R; FN 28-B-4; WF Chloe J (father Joseph Dirkx; CH Paul, David, Ann, Howie, John, Karen; MI Bethany Lutheran, WF ALCW, Circle; Korean Vet; VFW; Masons; Lifetime residents of Co; Rented this farm 8 yrs; CH school & preschool; General farming, hogs; Custom combining. Emmetsburg, Rt. 2
JACOBSEN, Frank; R; FN 5-B-1; WF Mildred; VH Kenneth, Robert, Rhonda; MI Lutheran; Vet World War II; Farm Bureau; Kenneth in Army; General farming, livestock. Graettinger, Rt. 2
JACOBSEN, Martin; O; FN 7-J-4; WF Millie (father J.C. Christiansen): CH Herbert, Lowell, Delbert; MI Lutheran, WF Ladies Aid, ALCW; Vet World War I; Farm Bureau; Masons; Lived on this farm 34 yrs; WF Lifetime resident of Co; CH wed; 9 grandchildren; General & grain farming, hogs. Emmetsburg, Rt. 2
JACOBSEN, Thorvald; O; FN 8-G-3; WF Gail; CH Gary, Judy, Linda, Tina; MI Methodist; Vet World War II; Farm Bureau; both Co. Retarded Children's Assoc; General farming, livestock, sheep. Ruthven, Rt. 1.
JACOBSON, Maurice; O; FN 4-B-2; WF Maude; CH Richard, Dennis, Susan, William (deceased); MI Methodist; et World War II & Korea; Farm Bureau; Masons; both Eastern Star; School Board; General farming, sheep. Graettinger, Rt. 2
JACOBSON, Norris; O; FN 32-A-1; Widower of Esther; CH Dolores, WAnda, James; MI Lutheran; Retired farmer. Cylinder, Rt. 1
JACOBSON, Otto; R; FN 17-G-8; WF Lois; CH Loren, Verle, Richard, Bobby; MI Lutheran; Farm Bureau; WF Sub cook at Ruthven School; General farming, hogs, poultry. Ruthven, Rt. 1
JACOBSON, Percy; O; FN 28-A-3; WF Cora; CH Janice, Kathryn, Phyllis; MI Lutheran; General farming. Cylinder, Rt. 1
JACOBSON, Robert; R & T; FN 29-A-2; WF Nancy; CH Robert Jr., Rodney; MI Lutheran; Navy Enlist; CH preschool; General farming. Cylinder, Rt. 1, Box 138.
JACOBSON, Ronald; R; FN 14-P-4; WF Roberta; CH Ronna; MI Lutheran; CH preschool; General farming. Rodman, Rt. 1
JAMISON, Maxwell; O; FN 11-F-2; WF Gena; CH Loren, Jon; MI Lutheran; General farming, hogs, sheep. Graettinger, Rt. 1
JANSSEN, Carl C; R; FN 35-R-1; WF Cecilia (father Joe Berg); CH Donald, Timothy; MI Lutheran at Ayrshire, WF Martha Circle; NFO; Lifetime resident of Co, WF since 1956; Don in school; General farming. Emmetsburg, Rt. 1
JANSSEN, Philip L; R; FN 17-R-2; WF Elizabeth (father Cecil Baxter); CH Virginia, Dennis, Bernard, Kathy; MI Zion Lutheran at Ayrshire, WF Martha Circle; Korean Vet; Lifetime residents of Co; Farm in family since 1926; Virginia in 4H; General farming. Emmetsburg, Rt. 1
JANSSEN, Robert F; R; FN 33-P-1; WF Marie M; CH Nancy, Marvin, Roger; MI Trinity Lutheran, WF Circle; NFO; both Pepper Steppers Square Dance Club; Rented farm 11yrs; Lifetime resident of Co. except 1 yr; WF in Co 31 yrs; CH school & preschool; General farming, livestock, Carpenter. Mallard, Rt. 2
JANSSEN, Wilber P; R; FN 21-B-2; WF Dema M (father Fletcher Hoyt); CH Kenneth, James, Gerald, LeRoy, Betty, Melvin, Randy; MI St. Paul's Lutheran, WF Circle; NFO; Farm in family since 1935; Well on farm was built in 1890's and still used, the house & some other bldgs. on farm were built with lumber from the 1st World's Fair in Chicago; Lifetime resident of Co. , WF since 1943; Kenneth & James in Army; Gerald works in Kansas City, Mo.; other CH in school; Betty GRA; General farming, livestock, Salesman for Trojan Seed Corn. Emmetsburg, Rt. 2
JENSEN, Delmar; O; FN 1-R-2; WF Virginia; CH Delmar D, Mardell; MI Lutheran; Vet World War II; Farm Bureau; General farming; Carpenter for Anderson Construction Co. Emmetsburg, Rt. 1
JENSEN, Donald; R; FN 12-B-1; WF Donna; CH Steven; MI Catholic; Air Force 3 yrs; WF X-ray Tech; General farming. Graettinger, Rt. 2
JENSEN, Edmund; R; FN 11-G-3; WF Sylvia; CH Dawn, Margaret, Peter; MI Lutheran; Rents land out; Retired; Works at Wigdahl Hardware. Ruthven, Rt. 1
JENSEN, Hans; O; FN 17-X-2; WF Dela; CH Evelyn, MI Methodist; General farming. Curlew, Rt. 1
JENSEN, Herman; O; FN 15-F-3; Widower of Ethel; CH Jennie, Connie, Kathryn; MI Lutheran; Vet World War II; NFO; General farming, livestock, corn, oats. Graettinger, Rt. 1
JENSEN, James; R; FN 12-F-5; WF Leota; CH Roy, Thelma, Meril, Marcella; MI Lutheran; General farming, dairying. Graettinger, Rt. 1
JENSEN, Louwinna; O; FN 31-C-3; Widow of Martin; Father Louis Christensen; CH Arlene, Ruth, Merle; MI So Bethel Lutheran, ALCW, Circle; Lifetime resident of Co; 3rd generation to own farm, in family about 85 yrs; CH wed; 8 grandchildren; Rents land out. Emmetsburg, Rt. 1
JENSEN, Lyle; R; FN 13-K-2; WF Phyllis; MI Lutheran; Farm Bureau; General arming; Sells Cargill Seed Corn. Cylinder, Rt. 1
JENSEN, Norman A; O & R; FN 2-A-1; WF Lois (father Ellis Corderman): CH William, Vickie, Roger, Diane; MI St. Paul's Lutheran, ALCW (WF), Circle; VVet World War II; American Legion; Farm Bureau; National Pomeranian Club; Lived here 2 yrs; William in Navy; Vickie works in Des Moines; other CH in school; General & grain farming, hogs; Raise Pomeranian dogs. Ringsted, Rt. 2
JENSEN, Ronald; O; FN 21-F-3; N.A. Ruthven
JENSON, Hartwick; R; FN 24-Y-1; WF Dorothy; MI Lutheran, WF Ladies Aid, Fellowship Club; Farm Bureau; Lived here since 1962; General farming, hogs, corn, beans. Rolfe, Rt. 2
JENSVOLD, Bruce; R; FN 8-A-1; WF Patricia; CH Eric, Karl, David, Mark; MI Episcopal; Army 3 yrs; Farm Bureau; Masons; General & grain farming, livestock. Ringsted, Rt. 2
JENSVOLD, Lloyd V; Town; WF Doris R (father Edward Ring); MI Bethany Lutheran; Director Lakeside Lutheran Home; Vet World War II; American Legion; VFW; Lions Club; Industrial Commission; Chamber of Commerce; Industrial Park Commission; Airport Commission; Palo Alto Co Hospital Trustee; both Country Club; Business was started in 1945 & called "Dinges Motor Co." Lloyd Jensvold & Howard Richardson bought the business in 1956; Lloyd was voted Citizen of the Year for 1967; Self-employed, Jensvold Motor Co. 2505-8th St., Emmetsburg.
JESPERSEN, Darrell; R; FN 11-C-2; WF Theresa; CH Roger, Michael, Michelle; MI Catholic; CH in school; General & grain farming, hogs; Works for Bonstead Plumbing & Heating. Graettinger, Rt. 2
JOHANSEN, Herluf; O; FN 1-B-1; WF Betty; CH David, Dennis; MI Lutheran; Vet World War II; Farm Bureau; CH in school; General farming, livestock. Ringsted, Rt. 2
JOHNSON, A.F.; FN 5-R-3; N.A., Emmetsburg, Rt. 1
JOHNSON, Avery A; O; FN 19-T-1; WF Gladys A (father Emile Matthiesen): CH Avery Jr, Robert J, Vernon, JoAnne; MI Methodist, Church Board, WF Ladies Aid; Farm Bureau; Masons; Lived on farm since 1944; Avery Jr & Robert wed; Robert & Vernon live in Rochester, Minn; JoAnne in Sioux City; General farming, livestock; Electrical work on farms around Co. Ayrshire, Rt. 1
JOHNSON, Elmer; O; FN 32-A-2; WF Irma; CH Marvin, Ronald, Lois, Georgaine, Charles; MI Lutheran; General & grain farming, hogs. Cylinder, Rt. 1
JOHNSON, Emery; O; FN 4-X-2; WF Doris E (father Andrew Gross); CH Richard, Jerry; MI Baptist, WF Missionary Society; Farm Bureau; Born & raised in Pocahontas Co, WF In Palo Alto; CH wed; Farm in family since 1955; General farming, hogs, Curlew, Rt. 1
JOHNSON, Ernest J; O; FN 17-R-3; WF Mary (father Otto Anderson); CH Leonard, Harold, Wayne, Victor; MI Bethany Lutheran, WF Ladies Aid; Farm Bureau; both lived in Co since 1929; Farm in family since 1948; CH wed except Harold lives at Boone; 9 grandchildren; Grain farming. Emmetsburg, Rt. 1
JOHNSON, Fritz; R; FN 31-Z-4; WF Arlene; CH Arlen, Phillip, Dean, Linda, Deborah; MI Lutheran; Farm Bureau; General & grain farming. Rolfe, Rt. 2
JOHNSON, George; R; FN 31-Y-5; WF Jeanne; CH Jeanine, Mark, Jeanelle, Marlin; MI Methodist; Vet World War II; Farm Bureau; General farming, hogs, corn, beans. Mallard, Rt. 1
JOHNSON, Howard; O; FN 33-G-4; WF Lois; CH Howard II, Deborah; MI Lutheran; Vet World War II; General farming; Twsp Assessor; Mechanic. Ruthven Rt. 2
JOHNSON, Kenneth L; R; FN 12-K-2; WF Lorna V; CH Lynnette, Kevin, Carol, Nancy, Mark, Timothy; MI St. Lukes Lutheran at Fairville, WF Ass't organist, Ladies Aid; Farm Bureau; he is 3rd generation on farm; Lifetime resident of Co & place, WF in CO 18 yrs; CH school except Timothy preschool; CH except Mark & Timothy in 4H; Kevin & Carl band, basketball, track; Kenneth Bys 4H for Kossuth Co; WF School bus driver for St. Paul's Parochial School; General farming, hogs. Cylinder, Rt. 1
JOHNSON, Leonard; R: FN 20-R-1; WF Darlene; CH David, Diane, Cheryl, Clifford, Linda, Paul; MI Lutheran; Korean Vet; Farm Bureau; CH in school; WF works at Emmetsburg Electric; General farming, livestock, dairying; Works for Hiller Carpet, Emmetsburg, Rt. 1
JOHNSON, Lester; O: FN 16-L-1; N.A., Rodman
JOHNSON, Loyd; O; FN 32-A-3; WF Olivia; CH Marilyn, Lee, Jerald, Jene, Colleen, Dean, MI Lutheran; General & grain farming, livestock, dairying. Cylinder, Rt. 1
JOHNSON, Merlyn; R; FN 29-F-2; WF Connie; CH Debra, Craig, Larry; MI Methodist; CH in school; General farming, livestock, dairying. Ruthven, Rt. 1
JOHNSON, Oliver E "Rev"; T; FN 30-A-3; WF Grace; CH Carolyn, Annette, Keith; MI Lutheran, WF Choir Director, organist, LDR, LCW, Circles; Vet World War II; Lions Club; Ministerial Assoc; Scout Leader; WF AIC, Hospital Auxiliary, Library Comm; Lived here since 1958; CH in school; Minister of St. John's Lutheran Church. Cylinder, Rt. 1
JOHNSON, P. Arthur; O; FN 5-J-1; WF Louise E (father John Rohmann); CH Evelyn; MI Methodist; Lived here 12 yrs; Evelyn wed, 1 CH; Works for Iowa Theatre. Emmetsburg, Rt. 2
JOHNSON, Robert; O; FN 7-X-3; WF Leora; CH Carl, Ray, Mary, Ann; MI Lutheran; Vet World War II; American Legion; WF Auxiliary; Farm Bureau; Farmers Union; Ray in Navy; General farming, livestock; Buys cattle for Spencer Packing. Curlew, Rt. 1
JOHNSON, Russell O; O; FN 6-K-3; WF Cora; CH Richard, Carol, Virginia, Donald; MI Lutheran; Farm Bureau; Co.. Board of Ed.; Vie Pres. Cylinder State Bank; General farming, hogs. Cylinder, Rt. 1
JOHNSON, Russell R; R; FN 3-B-1; WF Phllis; CH Marlyn, Ronald; MI Lutheran; Farm Bureau; Hogs, poultry, Graettinger.
JOHNSON, Veda; O; FN 19-X-1; N.A. Curlew
JOHNSON, Victor E; Town; WF Judy K (father Steven Hoben) CH Bruce; MI Bethany Lutheran; Chamber of Commerce & Jr. Chamber of Commerce; Bowling; Lifetime residents of Co.; Purchased store in July, 1966 from Wilbur Price Estate; CH preschool; WF works at Berkley's; Mgr Johnson Sporting Goods, 1501 Union St., Emmetsburg.
JOHNSTON, Stanley; O; FN 17-T-3; WF Hazel; MI Methodist; Vet World War II; Farm Bureau; General farming, dairying, hogs. Ruthven, Rt. 2.
JOLLIFFE, Alvin C; Town; WF Madeline A (father Wm. Snook): CH Mary Ann (deceased); MI United Methodist, Vocational, WF WSCS, Circle, DAR; Farm Bureau,: Masons; Shriner; both Eastern Star; his grandfather, J.B. Jolliffe, homesteaded in Co. in 1865; Lifetime resident of Co, WF since 1934; Federal Land Bank was started in Co since 1927 or 1927, prior to being Mgr. he served as Director since 1942; Mgr of Federal Land Bank since 1956. 905 State St. Emmetsburg.
JONES, Robert G; O; FN 19-G-1; WF Marguerite J. (father Royce Merrill); CH Robin, Kevin, Thomas; MI United Methodist, WF WSCS, Circle, Sunday School teacher, Bible School teacher, Jr. Choir Director; Korean Vet; American Legion; VFW; Army Reserves; Lions Club; WF Federated Women's Club, Oki-Hi; CH in school; Robin in 4H; Kevin Boy Scouts; Tom Club Scouts; CH sports; Robin & Kevin church choir, MYF; Livestock; Soil Scientist for SCS at Emmetsburg. Ruthven, Rt. 2
JONES, Welcome; O; FN 10-V-2; WF Berniece; MI Methodist; General farming, hogs. Curlew, Rt. 1
JORGENSEN, Harold; O; FN 24-F-4; WF Mabel; CH Orval; MI Lutheran; Rents farm land out. Graettinger, Rt. 1
JORGENSON, Harold J; O; FN 27-F-3; WF Vivian C (father Henry Duhn): CH Donald, Kenneth, Norman Eugene, Mark; MI Lost Island Lutheran, ALCW; Farm Bureau; Pres. Iowa N.W. Dist. # 4 Holstein Breeders Assoc 5 yrs; Farm in family since 1951; 4H family; 4H leader 15 yrs, WF 10 yrs; CH wed except Mark in school; General farming, dairying. Ruthven, Rt. 1
JOSEFEK, Milo; O; FN 33-T-1; WF Elise; CH Vonica, Georgia, MI Methodist; Rents land out; Retired, Ayrshire, Rt. 1
JOYCE, Joseph M; O; FN 7-H-2; WF Corneal; CH Larry; MI Catholic; Vet World War II; Farm Bureau; CH in school; WF works at Berkley's; General farming, livestock, corn, beans. Emmetsburg, Rt. 1
JOYCE, Joseph W; R; FN 9-C-1; WF Darlene; MI Catholic; WF Teacher at Central Community School; General farming, hogs; works for Farmers Creamery. Graettinger, Rt. 1
JOYCE, William; O; FN 19-C-2; WF Florence; CH Joseph, Paul, Mary, Laurence, Juliann, Richard, Robert; MI Catholic; General farming, livestock. Graettinger, Rt. 1
JOYNT, David William; O; FN 28-H-3; WF Elizabeth G.. (father Edward McNally); CH Leo, Elizabeth, Elsie, Michael, Marie; MI Assumption Catholic, K of C, WF CDA, Circle; Farm homesteaded by father, Michael Joynt, Oct. 1, 1875 & signed by Pres. U.S. Grant; Lifetime residents of Co, he of same place; Leo lives at home; other CH wed; 11 grandchildren; Land farmed by Leo; Retired. Emmetsburg, Rt. 1
JOYNT, Earl; R; FN 9-R-2; WF Rosella; CH Gerald, Mary, Clem, Paul, Bill & Bob-Twins; MI Catholic; Paul in Army Reserves; General farming, hogs; Custom baling. Emmetsburg, Rt. 2, Box 504
JOYNT, Francis E; O & R; FN 28-H-4; WF Marion V. (father Charles Myers); CH Joseph, Charles, Daniel, Julia, John, Jane, Lynn, Susan; MI Assumption Catholic, K of C, WF CDA, Circle; Vet World War II; Twsp Committeeman ASC; Twsp Trustee; Farm in family since 1875; Stage coach road was on farm; Lifetime residents of Co, he of this place; Part of this farm was Crippen Creamery; CH in school except Susan preschool; WF bookkeeper for McCain Pontiac & Cadillac; General farming, livestock, corn, beans, oats. Emmetsburg, Rt. 1
JOYNT, Hugh; R; FN 27-H-4; WF Ellen,; CH Patrick, Thomas, James, Therese, Michael; MI Catholic,; Vet World War II; CH in school; WF works at Iowa Trust & Savings Bank; General farming, livestock; Works at Emmetsburg Sales Co, Emmetsburg, Rt. 1
JOYNT, Lloyd M; R; FN 8-J-1; WF Arlene M; CH Kathleen, Veronica, Mary Ellen, Alice Ann; MI St. Thomas Catholic, K of C, WF CDA, Ladies Aid; NFO; Lifetime resident of Co; Kathleen bookkeeper at St. Luke's Hospital, St. Paul, Minn.; Veronica attends Beauty School in St. Paul; other CH in school; General & grain farming, livestock. Emmetsburg, Rt. 2
JUHL, Art; O; FN 23-J-1; WF Alta; MI Lutheran; Farmers Union; Retired. Cylinder, Rt. 1
JUHL, Ulrick; O; FN 18-B-2; WF Mabel; CH Frances, Ulrick Jr., Delores; MI Lutheran; Vet World War I; American Legion; Land farmed by brother, Bill; Retired. Emmetsburg, Rt. 2
JUHL, Ulrick Jr; O; FN 2-B-2; WF Pauline, CH Marcia, Donna, Brian, Bruce, Steven; MI Lutheran, WF Catholic; CH in school; General farming, hogs. Graettinger, Rt. 2

     

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KABRICK, Arthur; R; FN 17-A-1; WF Marjorie; CH Ordean, Sharon; MI Methodist; General farming; Retired. Cylinder, Rt. 1
KACMARYNSKI, Bernard; O & R; FN 34-Y-1; WF Anna Mae; CH James, Cathryn, Tresa, Mark, Thomas, Robert; MI Catholic, WF Christian Mothers; Army Vet World War II; Farm Bureau; Lived here since 1958; CH school & pre-school; General farming, livestock, corn, beans. Mallard, Rt. 1
KACMARYNSKI, John; O; FN 19-Y-1; WF Mary; CH Bernard, Philip, Veronica, Eisabel, Mary Ann, John, Patricia; MI Catholic; Retired; Sells Seed Corn. Mallard, Rt. 1
KACMARYNSKI, Philip; O  R; FN 36-Y-1; WF DeLois; CH JJulie, Joann, Jerry; MI Catholic; Korean Vet; American Legion; Amvets; Farm Bureau; CH in school; General farming, livestock, corn, beans, oats. Rolfe, Rt. 2
KAJEWSKI, Kenneth; R; FN 15-K-3; WF Marjorie; CH Kevin, Barbara, John; MI Catholic; CH preschool; General farming, livestock. Cylinder, Rt. 1.
KALLESTAD, Bertha S; O; FN 17-L-2; Widow of Nels ( Father Ole K. Olson); CH Mathew, Orvilla, Oscar, Mildred, Esther, Harold,; MI Bethany Lutheran at Emmetsburg, WF ALCW Circle; Farm Bureau; Farm in family since 1919; Lived in Co since 1919; CH wed; 9 grandchildren; Land farmed by Oscar; Retired. Rodman, Rt. 1
KALLESTAD, Oscar C; O; FN 17-L-1; WF Leona M. (father Benjamin Stafford); MI Bethany Lutheran at Emmetsburg, WF ALCW, Circle; Vet World War II; American Legion; WF Auxiliary; NFO; Barbershop Chorus, Serenaders; WF NEA, ISEA; WF teaches at Emmetsburg Community School; General farming, livestock. Rodman, Rt. 1
KASSEL, Donald W; R; FN 35-T-6; WF Audrey J (father Byron Blair); CH Donald, Vicki, Rebecca, Michael; MI Methodist, WF Friendly Circle, WSCS; Korean Vet; American Legion; VFW; Country Club; CH in school, 4H, older 2 in MYF; Farm in family since 1890s; General farming, livestock. Ayrshire, Rt. 1
KASSEL, Kenneth W; R; FN 35-T-1; WF Janice W (father Charles Wilson); CH David, Paul, James, Karen; MI Methodist, Lay Leader, Usher, WF WSCS; Vet World War II; American Legion; Farm Bureau; Masons; WF Band Boosters; Farm in family since 1920; General faring, livestock. Ayrshire, Rt 1.
KASSEL, Lawrence; O; FN 19-R-2; WF Georgia; CH Linda, Peggy, Susan, Craig; MI Methodist; Vet World War II; American Legion; Farm Bureau; General farming, livestock, Emmetsburg, Rt. 2
KATHMAN, Bill D; T; FN 11-T-1; WF Mary; CH Steven Allen; MI Methodist; General farming, livestock, corn, beans. Ayrshire, Rt. 1
KAUFFMAN, Donald; R; FN 6-P-2; WF Patricia; CH Gary, Debra, James, Kevin, Daniel, Robert; MI Catholic; National Auctioneers Assoc; CH in school; General farming, livestock. TWSP. Field Assessor; Auctioneer. Emmetsburg, Rt. 1
KAUFFMAN, Ralph; O; FN 32-Z-3; WF Leone; CH Donald; MI Farmers Union; General & grain farming. Rolfe, Rt. 2
KAY, Joseph; O; FN 31-A-2; WF Wilma; CH Jere, Judy, Joseph W (deceased); MI Lutheran; Vet World War II; Farm Bureau; Twsp. Clerk; Store in same bldg & family since 1893; Post Office in store till 1913; Self-employed, Weltzin's Inland Store. Cylinder, Rt. 1.
KEEPERS, Alvin; O; FN 14-K-1; WF Marguerite; CH Thomas, Robert, Mary; MI Methodist; Farmer's Union; General farming. Cylinder, Rt. 1
KEERBS, Lillian; O; FN 36-R-2; CH Velma, Vivian, Vernard; MI Lutheran; Livestock; Owns Cafe in Mallard. Mallard, Rt. 2.
KELLY, Lloyd; R; FN 9-T-1; WF Irene; CH Lori, Mary; MI Catholic; General farming, livestock, corn, beans, oats. Ayrshire, Rt. 1
KELSO, Ora; T; FN 19-J-5; WF Goldie; CH Norma, Ernest, Kenneth; MI Protestant; General farming, livestock. Emmetsburg, Rt. 2
KENDALL, Jerry; O; FN 30-X-3; WF Ester; CH Sharon, Sandra, Susan; MI Catholic; General farming, livestock, corn, beans. Curlew, Rt. 1
KENNEDY, Francis J; O; FN 22-R-3; MI other people who live in household - brothers & sisters- Gene, James, Cecil, Eleanor; Sacred Heart Catholic at Ayrshire; Francis & James World War II vets; Farmers Union; NFO; Lived in Co & farm in family since 1917; General farming. Emmetsburg, Rt. 2
KENYON, Edward J; O; FN 23-K-1; WF Marjorie J; CH Richard, Patricia, Elizabeth, William, Timothy, Ronald & Donald-twins; MI St Michael's Catholic, Holy Name Society, WF Rosary Society, Catholic Daughters; Farm Bureau; CH in school; 5 CH in 4H; both Neighborhood Card Club, Band Parents Club; Lived in Co. 43 years, WF 17 rs; Farm in family 36 years; General farming, dairying, hogs, poultry. Whittemore, Rt 1.
KENYON, Kenneth; O; FN 5-Y-1; WF Margaret; CH Mary, John, Jerry, Therese; MI Catholic; Vet World War II; American Legion; WF Auxiliary; VFW; Farmers Union; General farming, livestock, dairying, corn, beans, oats; WF Sells World Book Encyclopedia; he Repairs TV. Mallard RR2
KENYON, Lyle; O; FN 33-P-2; WF Mary; CH Joseph, Robert, Colleen; MI Catholic; Farm Bureau; Whittemore Creamery Board; Tri-County Drying Plant Board; General farming, dairying, hogs, poultry. Mallard, Rt. 2.
KERBER, Fred W; Town; WF Arlene S (Father Ed Scott); CH Philip S, John E; MI United Methodist, WF WSCS Circle; Farm Bureau; Rotarian; both Country Club; WF Friday Club; Lived in Co since 1908, WF entire life; originally from a farm background, he realized farmers need for better feeds & in 1929 installed the 1st feed mixer north of Ames, been continued growth till 1963 when fire destroyed entire plant, new modern plant built immediately; Started Kerber Milling Co in 1922; CH wed; 6 grandchildren; General farming, livestock. 307 Lawler St, Emmetsburg.
KERBER, John E; Town; WF Virginia F (father Eugene Field; CH Mark, Jeffrey, Lori; MI United Methodist, WF WSCS, Circle Leader; WF Friday Club; Lifetime resident of Co; WF since 195; CH school & preschool; Sales Mgr. for Kerber Milling Co. 2005 - 5th St., Emmetsburg.
KERBER, Keith; R; FN 13-H-2; WF Ruth; CH Karen, Kent, Daniel, Dale; MI Catholic; Korean Vet; Farm Bureau; CH in school; General farming, hogs, sheep, corn, beans, oats. Emmetsburg, Rt. 2
KERBER, Lyndon D; O; FN 21-A-2; WF Regina M (father Carl Feye); CH Kenneth, Lynn, Owen; MI St. Luke's Lutheran, Vice Pres. Church Body, Men's Club, WF Ladies Aid; Farm Bureau; Beef Producers Assoc; Pork Producers Assoc; Lifetime resident of Co; Lived on this farm 17 yrs; Kenneth wed, 1 CH, in Air Force; Lynn wed, 2 CH; Owen attends NW Mo. State U; General & grain farming, livestock, sheep. Cylinder, Rt. 1.
KERBER, Philip S; Town; WF Kathleen C (father Herbert Clark); CH Scott, Jean, Thomas; MI United Methodist, Finance Chairman, WF WSCS, Circle; Farm Bureau; Treas. IA Feed & Grain Assoc.; Rotary Club; Masons; Conference Chairman; both Country Club; WF AAUW, Friday Club; Lifetime resident of Co, WF since 1953; CH school & preschool; General Mgr. Kerber Milling Co, 2 Madison St., Emmetsburg.
KERBER, Winston B; R; FN 3-K-1; WF Donna I; CH Barry, Cherlyn, Kathy, Jerel, Timothy; MI St. Luke's Lutheran, WF Ladies Aid; Vet World War II; American Legion; Farm Bureau; Lifetime resident of Co except 2 yrs, WF 21 yrs in Co; Farm in family since 1950; Barry in Navy; Cherlyn attends Nettleton College; other CH in school; Jerel in 4H; Tim Cub Scouts; WF works at Berkley's; General farming, hogs. Fenton, Rt. 1
KERN, Lloyd; R; FN 24-A-2; WF Dorothy; CH Danny, Charles, Rhonda, Jody; MI Lutheran; Farm Bureau; Danny in Army; General farming, livestock, dairying. Fenton, Rt. 1.
KERNS, Earl; O; FN 34-Y-3; WF Irene; General farming, hogs, corn, beans. Mallard, Rt. 1
KERR, Howard; R; FN 22-B-2; WF Doris; CH Vicki, Donald, Timothy; MI Lutheran; Vet World War II; CH in school; General farming. Emmetsburg, Rt. 2.
KIBBIE, Emmett; O; FN 2-V-3; WF Memphis; CH Joe, Shelly, Scott; MI Catholic; Korean Vet; American Legion; Farmers Union; CH school & preschool; General farming, livestock. Curlew, Rt. 1
KIBBIE, John; R; FN 22-R-1; WF Alice; CH Luanne, Jacqueline, Patrick, James, Margaret; MI Catholic; Korean Vet; American Legion; VFW; Farmers Union; Iowa Senator, representing Palo Alto, Emmet & Pocahontas; Lifetime resident of Co, WF since 1958; General farming. Emmetsburg, Rt. 2.
KIBBIE, Richard; O; FN 11-V-1; MI Catholic; Korean Vet; American Legion; General farming, livestock. Curlew Rt. 1.
KINER, Duane A; T; FN 4-B-1; WF Opal A (father Willard Lewis); CH Duane Jr, Karen, Sharen, Ronald, Judy, David; MI United Methodist, Church Council, WF WSCS, Circle; Both lived in Co 24 yrs;  Duane Jr wed,  7 CH; Karen wed, 6 CH; Sharen, 1 CH; Ronald works in Des Moines; Judy works in DeSoto, Ka; David in school; WF Walnut Homemakers Club, Rebekahs; Works for Morrells at Estherville. Graettinger, Rt. 2.
KINNETZ, Leo; O; FN 26-C-B; WF Viola; CH Leo, Leona, Eleanor, Leonard, Derwood, Elmer, Ruth, Ronald, Eileen, Darlene (deceased); MI Lutheran; General farming, poultry. Emmetsburg, Rt. 2, Box 234.
KINNETZ, Leo L; T; FN 16-H-2; WF Annabell; CH Lucile, William, Sharlane, Jerry, Cliff; MI Lutheran; Vet World War II; CH in school; Serviceman for Walnut Grove, Emmetsburg, Rt. 1
KIRBY, Ivan J; R; FN 11-X-1; WF Adelaide C (father Joseph Weishaar); CH Susann; MI Catholic at Mallard, WF Christian Mothers, Ivan in Foresters; Vet World War II; Farm Bureau; Square Dancing Clubs; Lived in Co since 1959; Susann in school, 4H; House built before 1900; General farming. Curlew, Rt. 1
KIRSCHBAUM, Ambrose; O; FN 9-V-1; WF Julia; CH Patricia, Ann, John; MI Catholic; General farming, livestock. Ayrshire, Rt. 1
KIRSCHBAUM, Peter; O & R; FN 3-V-2; WF Doris; MI Catholic; Vet World War II; American Legion; General farming, livestock. Curlew, Rt. 1.
KIRSCHBAUM, Virgil; O; FN 20-G-2; WF Loretta; CH Joann, Jean; MI Catholic; General farming, livestock. Ruthven, Rt. 2
KJAR, George; O; FN 31-L-2; WF Rita; MI Catholic; Vet World War II; American Legion; Farm Bureau; NFO; Grain farming, livestock. West Bend.
KLEIN, Robert G.; R; FN 18-L-2; WF Suzanne (father Leonard Rasmussen); CH Timothy & Thomas - twins, Kathy Marie  Karen Mary; MI Peace Lutheran, WF Ladies Aid; Lifetime resident of Co, WF since 1959; Rented farm since 1961; CH preschool; General farming, hogs. Rodman, Rt. 1
KLEIN, Timothy F; R; FN 28-L-3; WF Esther M.J. (father Gustav Berninghaus): CH Robert, Edgar, Maryann; MI Peace Lutheran, both Fellowship Club, WF Ladies Aid; Bowling; Lived in Co  & farm in family since 1938; on farm is very old small cemetery; Robert wed, 2 CH; Edgar works in Yuma, Ariz; Maryann wed, 1 CH; WF works at West Bend, Schafer's Store; also has that he owns 12-Z-2 for 3 mos. ; General farming; Works at West Bend Elevator. West Bend.
KLEPPER, Emil; O; FN 32-H-3; WF Jessie; MI General farming. Emmetsburg, Rt. 1
KLEPPER, Gary; O&R; FN 33-H-2; WF Virginia; CH Timothy, Todd, Lisa; MI Catholic; Army Reserves; Farmers Union; Co Pork Producers Assoc; CH preschool; General farming, livestock. Emmetsburg, Rt. 1
KLEPPER, Jerome; O &R; FN 32-H-4; WF Joan; CH Mark, Stephen, Michael, Ann, Catherine, MI Catholic; Navy 2 yrs; Farmer's Union; Secy Co. Swine Producers Assoc. CH preschool & school; General farming, livestock, corn. Emmetsburg, Rt. 1
KLIEGL, George, Sr; O; FN 28-A-1; WF Pauline; CH Dorothy, George L, Juanita, Eugene, Evelyn, Richard, Lloyd; MI Catholic; Vet World War I; American Legion; WF Axiliary; VFW; Rural Mail Carrier; Retired. Cylinder.
KLIEGL, John W., Jr.; O & R; FN 15-B-1; WF Patricia; CH Andrea, Jack, Susan, Gina, Joseph; MI Catholic; Korean Vet; American Legion; NFO; CH school & preschool; General farming, livestock. Emmetsburg, Rt. 2
KLIEGL, Joseph R; R; FN 5-X-2; WF Dorothy A (father Joseph Sernett); CH Jeanne, Joseph W, Kenneth, Gary; MI Catholic at Ayrshire, WF was officer of both Altar Society & Council of Women; Vet World War II; American Legion; WF Auxiliary; Farmers Union; Farm in family since 1940; House built before 1900; Jeanne wed; Joseph W in Army; Kenneth works for Chrysler Corp; Gary in school; General farming, hogs. Curlew, Rt. 1.
KLIEGL, Roy; O & R; FN 35-K-3; WF Susan; CH Shirley, Jerome, Marilyn, Carl; MI Catholic; General farming, livestock. Rodman, Rt. 1
KLINGAMAN, Carl; Town; WF Mildred (father Wm Hagie); CH William Kent (deceased), Judith; MI Congregational, WF Circle; Farm Bureau; Rotary Club; WF PEO; Judith wed, 2 CH; Klingamon Seed Co started in 1948; Owner & Mgr of Klingaman Seed Co 602 Union St., Emmetsburg.
KLOSTES, Leonard C; R; FN 32-X-2; WF Gladys; CH Denise, Carol, Tom, Julie, Tim, Kathy, Dan; MI Lutheran, WF Ladies Aid, Circle, teaches Saturday School at Church; Farm in family since 1941; Denise wed; Carol wed; Tom in Navy; Julie lives in Emmetsburg; Tim attends college; other CH in school; General farming, corn, beans; Works nights as night watchman for M & J.R. Hakes. Laurens, Rt. 1
KNOER, Leo; O; FN 9-L-2; WF Nellie; CH Marjorie, Richard, George; MI Election Board; Rents land out; Retired. Rodman, Rt. 1.
KNUDSON, Gerald W; R; 35-B-2; WF Mona (father Harley Wilson); CH Kathy, Susan, Julie; MI First Methodist at Emmetsburg, Church Board, WF WSCS; Lifetime residents of Co; Kathy wed; other CH in school; Grain farming, hogs. Cylinder.
KNUTSON, Wayne R; O; FN 22-F-4; WF Shirley (father Earl Anderson); CH Wayne Jr., Roger, Carole, Mark; MI Lost Island Lutheran, Secy of Church, WF Ladies Aid, Circle; Vet World War II; American Legion; Farmers Union; Air Force Reserves; Rifle Assoc; WF Band Parents; R.S. Knutson bought farm in 1926, is still living & retired; Wayne took over farm in 1950; CH in school; General farming, dairying, hogs, corn, soybeans. Graettinger, Rt. 1.
KOLLASCH, Arnold; O; FN 1-L-1; WF Lorene, CH Luke, Linda Ann, Joan, Carol, Charles, Mary; MI St. Michael's Catholic; Vet World War II; American Legion; CH school  preschool; General farming, livestock. Whittemore, Rt. 1
KOLLASCH, Bernard; R; FN 12-C-2; WF Cecilia; CH Martha, Theresa, Mary, William, Richard, Robert, Rose, David, Paul, Karen, Kurt; MI Catholic; General farming, dairying, hogs, poultry. Graettinger, Rt. 2
KOLLASCH, Louis J; O& R; FN 3-L-3; WF Elizabeth Ann (father Julius Bollig); CH Audrey, Katherine, Maxine, Dolores, Donna, Michael; MI St. Michael's Catholic, K of C, Holy Name Society, 1st layman in leading Congregational Mass from Latin to English, WF Rosary Society; Korean Vet; American Legion; NOF; both Whittemore Golf Club; Lived in Co since 1957 and here 3 yrs; CH in school except Michael preschool; Girls except Donna piano lessons; Audrey, Kathy, Maxine organ lessons; all girls swimming; Michael raises rabbits; General farming, livestock. Rodman, Rt. 1.
KOLLASCH, Raymond; R; FN 11-L-3; WF Josephine; CH Rae Ann, Daniel, Michael; MI Catholic; Vet World War II; American Legion; Grain farming, livestock, dairying. Rodman.
KOOKER, Harold; O; FN 30-R-3; WF Julia; CH Emery, Mildred, Dorothy, Hazel, Harold, Paul, Delbert Stella, Harley, Harold & Rachel McKinney, Terry, Barbara; MI Catholic; Terry in service; General farming, hogs. Curlew, Rt. 1
KOOKER, Paul W; R; FN 19-H-3; WF Dorothy I (father Jordan "Chris" Christensen); CH Delores, Arlene, Janice, Shirley; MI Bethany Lutheran, WF Circle; Lifetime residents of Co; Rented this farm since 1961; CH wed except Shirley in school; 1 grandchild; General farming, livestock, dairying, corn, beans, oats. Emmetsburg, Rt. 1
KRAUSE, Robert; O; FN 12-A-1; WF Rachel; CH Robert, Anne, Alice, John; MI Lutheran; Vet World War II; American Legion; WF Auxiliary; Farmers Union; General & grain farming; Dog Kennel. Fenton, Rt. 1.
KREUTNER, Clarence; R; FN 29-G-1; WF Helen; CH Ronald; MI Methodist; Ronald lives at home & farms with father; General farming, livestock, dairying. Ruthven, Rt. 2
KRIEG, Charles C; O; FN 6-Y-1; WF Elizabeth; CH Marvin, Betty, Karen, Roger; MI Methodist, Methodist Men's Club; WF WSCS, Chairman Nominating Committee; Army Vet World War I; American Legion; Farm Bureau; WF Ellington Ladies Club, 500 Club; Part of this farm homesteaded in 1888 by John Krieg Sr., Charles father; Charles took over farm in 1941; CH wed; Retired. Mallard Rt 2
KRIEG, Roger; T; FN 14-G-5; WF Shirley; CH Sandra, Terry; MI Catholic; CH school & preschool; WF Secy at Emmetsburg Catholic High School; Works for United Parcel Service at Emmetsburg. Ruthven, Rt. 2.
KROPF, Richard D; O; FN 28-F-1; WF Lenora M; CH Patricia, Susan, Ronald, Cheryl; MI Lost Island Lutheran, WF Ladies Aid, Circle, Choir; Korean Vet; American Legion; Farm Bureau; CH in school; Lived here since 1958, his father, Samuel; Carnation A.I. Tech; General farming, dairying. Ruthven, Rt. 1
KRUG, John Jr; R; FN 35-Z-1; WF LaVonne; CH Larry, Leon, Michael; MI Lutheran; Korean Vet; American Legion; Mechanic; John Deere dealer. West Bend, Rt. 1.
KRUSE, Albert; O; FN 23-K-3; WF Atha Mae;( his 1st WF Delia deceased); CH Kenneth; (WF's 1st husband, Burnett Shelnutt, deceased), CH William, Lula Yvonne; MI Lutheran, WF Church of Christ; Rents land out; Retired; have Antique Shop - housewares, dishes, furniture, cars; WF a RN. Cylinder, Rt. 1, Box 66.
KUECKER, Gerald; R; FN 34-A-1; WF Genelle; CH Jerry, Janet, Jane, James, Julie; MI Lutheran; Korean Vet; Farm Bureau; CH school  preschool; General farming, dairying, hogs, poultry. Cylinder, Rt. 1.
KUHN, Russel; O & R; FN 21-L-4; WF Edna; CH Ronald, Ruth; MI Lutheran; Farm Bureau; General farming, hogs. Rodman, Rt. 1.
KULOW, Fred; T; FN 24-C-2; WF Irene; CH Anita, Elroy, Arlin, Leona, Bernice; MI Lutheran; Retired. Emmetsburg, Rt. 2, Box 300.
KUNDEL, John; O; FN 26-T-1; WF Louise; CH John A, Karl J; MI Methodist; Vet World War II; American Legion; VFW; Farm Bureau; Farmer's Union; Masons; both Eastern Star; Run Grocery Store. Ayrshire, Rt. 1.
KUNZ, August; FN 18-X-2; N.A., Curlew.
KUNZ, Charles A; O; FN 19-P-1; WF Mildred A (father Vance Gile); CH Charles Richard, Daniel & David- Twins, Paul G; MI St. Mary's Catholic; Twsp Committeeman; Canter Club; WF Nevada Twsp Women's Club; Farm in family 30 yrs.; CH wed except David lives at home; 7 grandchildren; WF Nurse's Aid; General farming, livestock. Mallard, Rt. 2.
KUNZ, Donald A; Town; WF Donna A (father Therman Johnson); CH Beth, Norman, Gusta, Peggy, John, Mary, Lois, Rosa, Nancy, Windy, Nicholas, Edward; MI United Methodist; Beth wed, 3 CH; Norman wed; Gusta wed, 1 CH; other CH in school; Mary track; John football; Nick baseball; Mary & Lois chorus; Self-employed, Don's Repair Shop. Ruthven, Box 35.
KUNZ, Maurice; R; FN 25-V-1; WF Marge; CH Steve, Janet, Sharon, Jay; MI Catholic, WF Christian Mothers, Social Club; Army; CH in school; General farming, livestock, corn, beans. Curlew, Rt. 1.
KUNZ, Paul G; R; FN 32-L-1; WF Carol J. (father Max Hiatt); CH Jackie; MI St. Peter & Paul Catholic; Palo Alto Gun Club; NRA; both Canter Club Inc; Lifetime resident of Co WF 10 yrs; CH preschool; General farming, dairying; Trains & sells Coon hounds, greyhounds & wolf hounds. West Bend, Rt. 1.
KUYPER, Lyle; O; FN 36-Z-3; WF Irene; CH Marla, Tony, Jerome; MI Catholic; Korean Vet; CH in school; General & grain farming, livestock, dairying. West Bend, Rt. 1.
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LAABS, Martha A;; O; FN 24-A-4; Father Carl Meinke; CH Florence, Mabel, Wilfred, Alice, Alvira, Irene, Arnold,; MI Methodist, CSCS; Widow of Reinhold; CH wed; 27 grandchildren; Lifetime resident of Co; Farm in family about 70 yrs. Fenton, Rt. 1, Box 39
LAABS, Wilfred B; R; FN 23-A4; WF Dorothy F (father Walter Bishop; CH Bernard, James, Dennis, Fern; MI Methodist, WSCS; Farm Bureau; Lifetime resident of Co; Bernard wed, 1 CH; James wed, 3 CH; Dennis in Army; Fern in school; 4H; General  grain farming, livestock, horses. Fenton, Rt. 1
LAHANN, William L; O; FN 28-J-2; WF Anna E; MI St. Paul's Lutheran; past Treas. 25 yrs. WF Ladies Aid, Circle; Vet World War I; Farm Bureau; Both lived in Co. 35 yrs; Far in family 2 yrs; Rents land out; Retired. Emmetsburg, Rt. 2
LAMMERS, Henry; O; FN 10-C--3; WF Ina A (father Lee Kerr); CH Dwight, Dwayne, Carroll, Donald, Ivan; MI United Methodist, WF WSCS, Circle; Farm Bureau; Lifetime resident of Co, WF since 1913; CH wed; 18 grandchildren; Land farmed by Donald; Retired. Graettinger, Rt. 2
LAMMERS, Louis F; O; FN 14-C--2; WF Cleo H (father Olen Anderson); CH Darlene, Madelyn, Milo, Eunice, Sharon, Maxine; MI United Methodist, WF WSCS, Circle; Farm Bureau; WF Homemakers; Owned farm since 1937; WF's mother, Carrie Anderson, lives with them; Lifetime resident of Co except 3 yrs. , WF since 1932; Hobby raising peacocks, quail, pheasants, Canadian geese  wild ducks; CH wed; 11 grandchildren; Land farmed by son; Retired; Self-employed, Feed Grinder. Graettinger, Rt. 2
LAMMERS, M. Donald; R; FN 4-C-2; WF Dorothy; CH Terry, Larry; MI Methodist; Vet World War II; Farm Bureau; WF works at Berkley's; General farming ,livestock, dairying. Graettinger, Rt. 2.
LAMMERS, Milo; R; FN 14-C2; WF Ruth; MI United Methodist; General farming Graettinger, Rt. 2
LAMMERS, Roland; R; FN 15--H-2; WF Gertrude; CH Vincent, Roland Jr, Marcia, MI Catholic; General farming, corn, beans, oats. Emmetsburg, Rt. 1
LAMMERS, Willliam; O; FN 15-V-3; WF Mary; CH Robert, Donald; MI Catholic; General farming, livestock. Curlew, Rt. 1
LANGE, Herbert; R; FN 15-T-4; WF Marilyn; CH Debra, Michael; MI Methodist, Chairman Commission of Education; Farm Bureau; NEA, IEA; American Industrial Arts Assoc; IA Industrial Education Assoc; CH in school; Ayrshire High School teacher; Ayrshire, Rt. 1
LANGERMAN, HENRY; O; FN 2-K-6; WF Mamie; CH Ruby, Albert; MI Rents land out; Retired. Fenton, Rt. 2
LANGFITT, Winifred; R; FN 18-V-1; WF Eunice; CH Murry, Cherri, Kevin; MI Methodist; Vet World War II; CH in school; General farming, dairying, hogs. Laurens, Rt. 2
LARGEY, George E; R; FN 22-G-1; WF Mildred S (father Sivert Hansen); CH Cindy; MI Zion Lutheran; WF ALCW, Circle, Choir; Vet World War II; American Legion; WF Auxiliary; Farm Bureau; WF Farm Bureau Women's Club, Ohi-Hi; Lived in Co 18 yrs, both lived here 12 1/2 yrs; CH in school, Jr Auxiliary, 4H, Jr. Choir; General farming, livestock. Ruthven, Rt. 2
LARSEN, Elliott W; O & R; FN 1-G-3; WF Norma M (father Charles Browner); CH Steven, Irvin, Marvin, Irene; MI Lost Island Lutheran; WF Pres ALCW & Circle, Secy & Treas of Sunday School; Vet World War II; American Legion; NFO; Lifetime resident of Co, WF 20 yrs; Owned farm since 1940 but rented it since 1929; Steven attends Jr College at Estherville; other CH in school; Marvin 4H, basketball, football; General farming, livestock, dairying. Ruthven, Rt. 1
LARSEN, Harold; R; FN -T-3; Mother, Emma; MI Lutheran; Farm Bureau; General farming, livestock. Ruthven, Rt. 2
LARSEN, Jorgen C; O; FN 8-C-2; WF Esther M (father Peter A Petersen); CH Dorene, Dale, Diann; MI Bethel Lutheran, WF ALCW, Circle; Farm Bureau; Lifetime residents of Co; Farm in family since 1915; Dorene wed, 3 CH; Dale wed, 2 CH; Diann attends Waldorf College; Rents land out; Retired. Graettinger, Rt. 1.
LARSEN, Norman; O; FN 14-A-1; WF Dalmer; CH Norma Jean, Mary Lou; MI Lutheran; General  & grain farming, livestock. Ringsted, Rt. 2
LARSON, Arlene O; T; FN 6-F-3; Widow of J.A.; Father Leon Olson; CH Robert, Kathy, Jerry; MI United Methodist; Eastern Star; NEA; ISEA; Bowling; Lifetime resident of Co except 6 yrs; CH wed except Jerry lives at home; 3 grandchildren; 2 homes on this lot built by her father, Leon; Teacher at Terril Community School. Terril, Rt. 1.
LARSON, Chris; O; FN -H--2; WF Bernette; CH Gene, Genice, David; MI Episcopal; Twsp Trustee; Twsp Committeman; Gene farms with father; General farming, hogs, corn, beans, oats. Emmetsburg, Rt. 1.
LARSON, Leslie; O; FN 18-Y-3; WF Veronica; MI Catholic; WF teaches school at Laurens; Retired. Mallard, Rt. 1
LARSON, Lester A; R: FN 23-J-3; WF Emma (father Gus Twait); CH Lois, Dorothy;; MI Lutheran, WF Circles, ALCW; Lived here 15 yrs; CH wed; 3 grandchildren; General  & grain farming, hogs. Emmetsburg, Rt. 2.
LARSON, Ralph; O; FN 33-Y-2; WF Anna; CH Randal; MI Lutheran; Farm Bureau; General farming, corn beans. Mallard, Rt. 1
LAUBENTHAL, George; O; FN -18-G-J; WF Mary; CH Robert, Carol, Mary; MI Catholic; Farm Bureau; Retired. Ruthven, Rt. 1.
LAUBENTHAL, Joe; O; FN 5-L-1; WF Barbara; CH Adeline, James, William, Robert, Donald, Ruth; MI Catholic; Married 50 yrs.; 20 grandchildren; Grain farming, livestock. Rodman.
LAUBENTHAL, Marvin J; O; FN 35-L-1; WF Maxine C (father Al Montag; CH Michael, Mark, Maurice, Steven, Keith, John, Mary Kay; MI St. Peter & Paul's Catholic, K of C, WF Catholic Daughters, Catholic Ladies Aid; Korean Vet; American Legion; Farmers Union; Lifetime residents of Co; Farm in family since 1918; CH in school  pre-school; Mike & Mark in FFA; General farming, livestock. West Bend, Rt. 2.
LAUBENTHAL, Thomas; O; FN 3-Z-1; WF Helena; CH Jerome; MI Catholic; Farm Bureau; Jerome farms with father; General  & grain farming, livestock. West Bend, Rt. 2.
LAUCK, Paul; T; FN 15-L-1; WF Janice; CH Julie, Timothy, Todd; MI Lutheran; CH pre-school; Hog buyer for Jack Mertz at West Bend. Rodman, Rt. 1
LECLAIR, Daryl; Town; WF Anita (father Wm Groetken): CH Terry, Renae, Douglas; MI St. Thomas Catholic; WF works at Berkley's; Mgr of Walnut Grove. 2703 8th St. , Emmetsburg.
LEDUC, Herman; O; FN 31--J-3; WF Margaret; CH John; MI Catholic; General farming, livestock; Both own Town & Country Cafe & Lounge. Emmetsburg, Rt. 1
LEDUC, Theodore; T; FN 5-C-2; WF Charlotte; MI Lutheran; Carpenter & Painter. Graettinger, Box 281.
LEE, Eldon; R; FN 28-G-1; WF Shirley; CH Karen, Robert; MI Methodist; Vet World War II; WF works for L.W. Nitchals; General farming, livestock, sheep; Sells Vigortone Feed. Ruthven, Rt. 2.
LEE, Homer; O; FN 17-G-D; WF Fannie; CH Linda; MI Methodist; Linda in Navy in Washington, D.C.; Janitor at Ruthven Consolidated School. Ruthven, Rt. 1
LEGORE, Floyd W; R; FN 30-T-6 WF Meta M (father James Jeppersen); CH Donald W; MI Methodist, Church Board Trustee, WF Ladies Aid, WSES; Farm Bureau; WF Homemakers Silver Lake; his father George came to Co in 1914; WF father came from Denmark in early 1890s; 1st house in Twsp was built on this farm by Oscar Sterner in 1869; 1st child to die in Twsp buried on this far Jan. 20, 1890, Adelbert SSterner; Donald wed, 3 CH; General farming, Ayrshire, Rt. 1
LEMMON, Roger; T; FN 24-K-1; WF Jean; CH Roger, Rebecca;; MI Methodist; Army 2 1/2 yrs; NEA; ISEA; American Speech & Hearing Assoc; CH pre--school; Speech Therapist for Kossuth Co Whittemore, Rt. 1, Box 162
LENERS, Jim; O; FN 1-T-1; N.A. Ayrshire, Rt. 1
LENERS, Mike; O; FN 22-J-4; WF Frances; CH Joseph, John, James, Michael, Vincent, Karen; MI Catholic; Farm Bureau; General & grain farming. Emmetsburg, Rt. 2
LENERS, Vincent; R; FN 10-J-1; WF Mary Ellen; CH Mark, Anne, Paul, Rose, Dean; MI Catholic; Army 2 yrs; CH school & pre-school; Industrial Inspector at Algona. Emmetsburg, Rt. 2
LENNING, Omar; R; FN 14-A-3; WF Shirley; CH Linda; MI Lutheran; Vet World War II; Linda in school; General & grain farming. Fenton, Rt. 1
LENTZ, Alfred R; O; FN 1--H-1; WF Dorothy L (father Harold Kooker); CH Roger, Hazel; MI United Methodist, WF WSCS, Circle; Vet World War II; American Legion; WF Auxiliary; VFW; WF Fad of the Month Club; Lived in Co since 1945, WF since 1930; CH in school; Farm in family since 1939; General farming, livestock, dairying, corn, oats. Emmetsburg, Rt. 2
LENZ, Carl; R; FN 19-L-1; WF Velma; CH Richard, Lorraine, Gary, Jean, Judy, Joan, Mary, Susan, Wayne, Robert, Donald, Lois; MI Lutheran; General farming, hogs. Rodman, Rt. 1.
LENZ, Fred; O; FN 26-V-2; N.A. Curlew
LEONARD, Bernette; O; FN 27-H-1; Widow of John; CH Shirley, Jeanette, Thomas, Gary, Michael, Debra. John Jr; MI Catholic; Gary in Navy; Rents land out. Emmetsburg, Rt. 1
LEONARD, Jerrie F; O; FN 16--R-3; CH Alice; MI Catholic; General farming. Emmetsburg, Rt. 2
LEONARD, Joseph M and Leona M; O; FN 7-C-2; Brother & Sister; MI Immaculate Conception Catholic, Leona Rosary Society; farmers Union; Leona NEA, ISEA; Farm in family since about 1885, an 80 acres of land was bought for $10 an acre; both lifetime residents of same place; Parents, Mr. & Mrs. Cornelius Leonard, came from Ireland & lived entire wed life on this place; Leona won contest to choose context on slogan of Graettinger - "Graettinger- Choice of One Thousand"; General farming, corn, beans. Graettinger, Rt. 1
LEONARD, Michael and Catharine; O; FN 21-C-2; Brother & Sister; MI Catholic; General farming, poultry; Works at Cargilll. Graettinger, Rt. 1
LESLEIN, Leonard; R; FN 16-X-2; WF Mary; CH Marilyn, Connie, Joy; MI Methodist; Farm Bureau; General farming, livestock. Curlew, Rt. 1
LEUER, Everett; O; FN 7-Y-1; N.A. Mallard, Rt. 2
LEUER, Fred; R; FN 12-X-3; WF Shirley; CH Susan, Sandy, Stephen; MI Catholic; General farming, livestock, dairying, corn, beans, oats. Mallard, Rt. 2
LEUER, Gerald; R; FN 7-Y-2; WF Regina; CH James, Thomas, Curtis, Dennis; MI Catholic; Korean Vet; American Legion; IA Beef Producers Assoc; General farming, livestock, corn, beans. Mallard, Rt. 2
LEUER, John; O; FN 33-H-1; WF Louise; CH Lois, Nicholas, Mark, Robert, Timothy, Jane & Jean -Twins; MI Catholic; Korean Vet; CH school & pre-school; General farming, livestock. Emmetsburg, Rt. 2
LEUER, Joseph L; O; FN 30-Y-A; WF Lottie (father Louis Wagner); CH Virginia, Don, Richard, Mickael, Edward, Beverly; MI Catholic, WF Christian Mothers; Lived here since 1960; CH wed; General farming, corn, beans; Farms with son Jerry. Mallard, Rt 1
LEUER, Leroy J; O; FN 18-Y--5; WF Evelyn (father Charles Kunz); CH Arlene, Lois, John, Mary, Pamela; MI St. Mary's Catholic, WF Christian Mothers; WF Ellington Ladies Club; John Leuer homesteaded farm in 1872; Joe took over farm in 1912 & LeRoy in 1947; CH wed; Retired. Mallard, Rt. 1
LICHTY, H. Maurice; Town; WF Mabelle; CH Vonda Sue, Willa Jean, Ann Maureen; MI United Methodist; Vet World War II; Chamber of Commerce; IDA; NEDA; WF Friday Club, Eastern Star, Pythian Sisters, Treas Co Federation Women's Club; Business started Dec., 1947 by Ray Hite & Maurice Lichty, present location built in 1954; Self employed, Hite Motor Service. 2907 W. Main, Emmetsburg.
LIESTER, Earl F; Town; WF Helen G (father Alfred Edgcomb); CH Vernon, Judy, Carol; MI United Methodist, WF WSCS, Circle; Lions Club; Chamber of Commerce; Place used to be Baker Lumber Co, bought by J.F. Anderson in 1960; Lived in Co since 1953; CH wed; 7 grandchildren; Mgr Anderson Lumber Co 1906 Madison, Emmetsburg.
LILLEVIK, Omer L; R; FN 35-J-2; WF Esther T (father Olaf Tveter); CH John, Donald, Linda; MI Bethany Lutheran, WF ALCW, Circle; Vet World War II; American Legion; Lived in Co entire life except 1 1/2 yrs, WF 19 yrs; Farm in family 30 yrs; CH in school, John wrestling & baseball; General farming. Cylinder, Rt. 1
LILLEVIK, Orvis; R; FN 35-J-2; MI Lutheran; NFO; General farming. Cylinder, Rt. 1
LIND, Arnet L: O; FN 18-G-M ; WF Jean E (father Lawrence Sundall); CH Ronald, Margie; MI United Methodist, WF Circle; Vet World War II; American Legion; Lived here 5 yrs; CH wed; 2 grandchildren; Works at Morrell's; Self-employed, Lind's Repair Shop. Ruthven, Rt. 1.
LIPP, Paul W; O; FN 31-Z-5; WF Viola K (father Wm Hinrichs); CH Charles; MI Catholic; Vet World War II; American Legion; WF Auxiliary; Lived here 19 yrs; Farm in family since 1919; Charles in school; General & grain farming, livestock, sheep. Rolfe, Rt. 2.
LOCKWOOD, Dwight; O; FN 28-P-2; MI Methodist; Vet World War II; American Legion; VFW; Farm Bureau; Twsp Clerk; General farming, livestock. Mallard, Rt. 2
LOCKWOOD, Kenneth; O; FN 32-P-1; WF Darlene; CH Gary, Sharon; MI Methodist; Farmers Union; Masons; WF Eastern Star; General farming, livestock; Works for Farmers Union Hail Insurance & Farmers Seed Corn. Mallard, Rt. 2
LODER, Rudolph; T; FN 6-T-3; WF Rozella; CH Ruth, Ronald, Randall, Renee, Robert, Russell, Roslind; MI Catholic; Vet World War II; Works for Ken Salton. Ruthven, Rt. 2.
LOERKE, Harold; O; FN 23-Z--1; WF Irma; CH Wayne, Darrell; MI Lutheran; Retired. West Bend Rt. 1.
LONG, Martin; R; FN 1--H-3; WF Marion; CH Dr. Edward, Shareen; MI Catholic; Farm Bureau; WF Co Nurse's Assoc; WF a RN; General farming. Emmetsburg, Rt. 1
LORIG, Mildred; O; FN 32-J-4; Widow of Fred; CH Lois, Helen, Mary; MI Catholic; Rents land out. Emmetsburg, Rt. 1.
LOVEJOY, Charles; O; FN 35-B-1; WF Verna; CH Mary Lou, Patricia; MI Methodist; Vet World War I; Farm Bureau; Vernon Volunteers; Retired. Cylinder, Rt. 1
LOWE, Jack; R; FN 6-L-3; WF Judith; CH Billy John, Jennifer, Richard; MI Methodist; Farm Bureau; Masons; General & grain farming. Cylinder.
LOWE, John; R; FN 8-L-5; WF Gertrude; CH Jack; MI Methodist; Farm Bureau; Masons; Grain farming, livestock. Rodman.
LOWE, Terry F; T; FN 10-V-3; WF Virginia K; CH Cynthia, Timothy; MI Baptist at Curlew; Lifetime residents of Co; CH school & pre-school; Works as Supt. at Melferd Industry in Laurens. Ayrshire, Rt. 1.
LOWMAN, Elmer F; O; FN -X--3; WF Edra G (father Andrew Gross); CH Jimmy, Gary; MI Baptist, WF Ladies Aid, Circle; Farm Bureau; Masons; WF Secy Just-A-Mere Club; Farm in family since 1873 when homesteaded; house built before 1900; CH wed; General farming, livestock. Curlew, Rt. 1
LUDWIG, Leo J r; R: FN 13-Y-2; WF Dorothy; CH Debbie, Steven, Robert, Thomas, Patricia, Tim; MI Catholic; Korean Vet; Farmers Union; CH school & pre-school; General farming, livestock, corn, beans, oats. Custom farming. Mallard, Rt. 1.
LUFKIN, Earl; O; FN 28-A-4; WF Bertha; CH Audrey, Dean, Patricia, Joanne, John; MI Methodist; Farm Bureau; Retired. Cylinder, Rt. 1
LUHMAN, Roy E; R; FN 17-C-2; WF Gerda L (father Immanuel Weiss); CH Lisa; MI United Methodist, Trustee, WF WSCS, Circle; Army 2yrs; VFW; Farm in family since 1945; Lifetime resident of Co; WF born in Germany, came to U.S. in 1952 and lived in Co since 1954; CH in school; General farming, hogs, corn oats, beans. Graettinger, Rt. 1, Box 475.
LUND, John; O; FN 15-X-2; WF Carla, CH Barbara, Phyllis; MI Methodist; Farm Bureau; Masons; General farming, livestock. Curlew, Rt. 1
LUND, Lloyd L; O; FN 18-K-3; WF Helen M; CH Loryl, Lonna, Lois, Loreen; MI First Methodist, Official Board, WF WSCS, Circle, Lois Choir; Vet World War II; Farm Bureau; both Card Club; WF Federated Women's Club; Loryl wed; Lonna attends LaJames Beauty school, Mason City;; other CH in school; Lois in chorus, GRA, Thespians Debate; Farm in family 20 yrs; General farming, livestock. Curlew, Rt. 1.
LUND, Phillip; O; FN 15-X-1; WF Sylvia; CH Rhonda; MI Methodist; et World War II; American Legion; Farm Bureau; Masons; General farming, livestock. Curlew, Rt. 1.
LUNDBERG, Eldon; O; FN 25-T-2; MI Methodist; General farming, livestock. Curlew, Rt. 1
LUNDGREN, Rolfe; O; FN 23-C--3; WF Frances; CH Jean, Betty, Joseph (deceased); MI Catholic; WF a RN for Dr. Dawson at Graettinger; Mgr. Graettinger Lumber Co. Emmetsburg, Rt. 2
LYDON, Harry; O; FN 9-R-1; WF Edna; CH Helen, Lois; MI Catholic; Farm Bureau; Retired. Lives at FN 10-R-3. Emmetsburg, Rt. 2.
LYNCH, Joseph A; O; FN 4-Y-2; WF Frances; CH Mary, JoAnne, William; MI St. Mary's Catholic, WF Christian Mothers, DCCW, CDA; FArm Bureau; Farmers Union; NFO; Chairman Co. ASC; Twsp Trustee; WF Ellington Women's Club; Father, Wm. Lynch, bought farm in 189; Joe took over farm in 1939; CH wed except William in college; General farming, livestock, corn, beans, oats. Mallard, Rt. 2.
LYON, Kenneth; O; FN 30-X-5; WF Dorothy; CH Kathryn, Timothy, Terry, Theodore; MI Lutheran; Army; CH in school; General farming, corn, beans; Works for M. & J.R. Hakes. Curlew, Rt. 1.

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MAALAND, Glen; T; FN 2-K-5; WF Charlene; CH Glenyce, Roger; MI Lutheran; Works for Palo Alto Implement. Cylinder, Rt. 1
MACVEY, James O; FN 35-Y-2; WF Kathleen; CH Sandra, Dennis; MI Methodist; Vet World War II American Legion; WF Auxiliary; Dennis in Army; General farming, livestock, corn, beans. Rolfe, Rt. 2.
MADER, Frank L; O & R; FN 6-Z2;; WF Doris M (father John Steffes); CH David,, William, Diane, Marlene, Mildred, Thomas, Richard, Jane, Ronald, Ann Marie; MI Catholic, WF CDA, Ladies Aid;; Farmers Union NFO; Lived on this farm 11 yrs; CH school  pre-school General && grain farming, livestock; Raise Chinchillas. West Bend, Rt. 1
 MADSEN, Hans W O; FN 32-K4 Widower of Mary CH Ronald, Carol, Betty Ann, Richard; MI Methodist; Farm Bureau; Lived in Co. & farm in family since 1941 CH wed; 13 grandchildren;; Land farmed by Ronald. Cylinder, Rt. 1.
MADSEN, Ronald; R; FN 19-A-3 WF Edna CH Mark, Keith, Kent; MI Lutheran; Korean Vet; CH school & preschool General & grain farming, dairying. Cylinder, Rt. 1.
MAHAN, Alice ; O; FN 27-C-4; Widow of James; Father Michael Bradley; CH Evelyn, Rozella, Frances, Bernice, Alice, Lois, James, Donald, Leo, Dorothy; MI Immaculate Conception Catholic, WF CDA, Rosary Society, Missionary Society Good Neighbor Club;; Farm homesteaded by grandfather, Edward Mahan, in Jan. 29, 1863; original home still being used; WF lifetime resident of Co. CH wed except Leo lives at home & is trucker & Dorothy attends Jr. College at Estherville; 38 grandchildren; Land farmed by Donald, hogs. Graettinger, Rt. 1
MAHAN, Paul B O;; FN 27-3; WF Margaret M (father Miles Tindall); CH Joseph, Mark, Mary Kay, Robert, Edwin; MI Immaculate Conception Catholic WF Rosary Society, CDA; Vet World War II; American Legion; VFW his grandfather, Edward Mahan, homesteaded farm in Jan. 29, 1863 & Paul is 3rd generation to own it; Lifetime resident of Co; Joseph in Army Mark works in Kansas City, Ka.; Mary lives at home other CH in school; Robert in FFA; Edwin band & track; Rents land out; Works at Pamline in Emmetsburg. Graettinger, Rt. 1.
MALM, Darius L; R; FN 9-H-1; WF Florence M (father Frank Coleman); CH Steven, Rebecca, Dennis, Suzanne, Kent; MI United Methodist, WF WSCS, Circle; NFO; Twsp Committee; both Co. Assoc. for Retarded Children; WF Emmetsburg Wide Awake Club; Rented farm since 1955 Lived in Co. since 1951, WF lifetime Steven attends Vocational Tech School; Dennis at home other CH school & preschool; General farming, dairying, hogs, poultry, sheep, corn beans, oats. Emmetsburg, Rt. 1.
MALM, Loren C; R; FN 20-H-1 Widower of Lorna; CH Janice Kae, Janet Rae, Janese Mae MI United Methodist NFO, Lived in Co. & rented this farm since 1942 CH wed; 5 grandchildren; General farming, dairying, hogs. Emmetsburg, Rt. 1
MANKLE, Donald C; O; FN 20-X-4; WF Mary Lou (father Early Shipler); CH Greg, Brian, Bruce, Kelly; MI Methodist at Mallard,, WF Chairman Circle, WSCS; Army, American Legion Owned farm since 1965 when they moved from Pocahontas Co; CH school & preschool;;; General farming, hogs, corn, beans. Curlew, Rt. 1
MARCELLUS, James A O & R FN 1Y3; WF Betty (father Walter Rease); CH Allen, Valerie, Kelly MI Lutheran, WF Circle; Farmers Union Farm was bought in 1912 by John P. Marcellus; James bought 120 acres in 1938 from his grandfather, Henry; CH in school General farming, livestock, corn, beans, oats. West Bend, Rt. 1.
MARCELLUS, Lucille T; FN 1-Y-2 CH James, Betty Jane MI Lutheran; John P. Marcellus bought farm in 1912; James farms family land. West Bend, Rt. 1
MARTIN, Bertha O FN 36-V-1; Widow; MI Lives in Florida most of time. Curlew.
MARTIN, Richard A; Town; WF Joan M (father A.J. Smith;; CH Mary Jo MI St. Thomas Catholic, K of C,, WF Catholic Daughters; Vet Worlld War II American Legion, Lion's Club Rotary; both Country Club ;Chamber of Commerce CH in school;; Owns & Mgr of Martin Funeral Home. 801 Grand Ave, Emmetsburg.
MARTINI, Eldon L; T; WF Patricia (father Francis Carroll); CH Francis, Patrick,  Marian, William, Carolyn, Joseph MI Catholic, WF Ladies Aid; 4H Leader; Lifetime residents of Co Lived on this farm 1 yr CH in school except Joseph; General & grain farming, hogs, poultry, sheep. Emmetsburg, Rt. 2.
MARTINI, Floyd T; R FN 12-J-3; WF Margaret (father Fred Black); CH Gary, Karen, Charlene, Verlyn, Beverly, Terry;; MI Catholic Lifetime resident of Co. Lived on this farm 1 yr. CH wed except Terry in school; 12 grandchildren General & grain farming, livestock, dairying. Cylinder, Rt. 1
MARTINI, Lloyd E and William J;; O FN 12-J-1; Mother, Lullie, lives with sons MI Catholic Vet World War II Lifetime residents of Co. ; Lived on this farm 46 yrs; General & grain farming, dairying, hogs. Cylinder, Rt. 1
MARTINI, Lullie E; O FN 12-J-1; CH William, Lloyd, Luella, Vivian, Alice, Floyd, Richard, Bertha, Eldon MI Catholic Lifetime resident of Co. Retired. Cylinder, Rt. 1
MARTINSON, Lester O; FN 13-F-2; MI Catholic Rents farm to Don Olson. Graettinger,, Rt. 1.
MASON, Mrs. Donald; O; FN 7-G-A Widow CH Ellen, Jean, Gerald, Ronald, Dennis, Kenny & Penny - twins MI Methodist Legion Auxiliary Lived here 17 yrs, Ruthven, Rt. 1
MATHISEN, Dale M;; R FN 6-K-1; WF Joanne K; CH Debby, Tracy, Todd MI St. John's Lutheran at DePew, WF LCW, Circle Farmer's Union Beef Producers Assoc.; Pork Producers Assoc Lived in Co. since 1960, WF entire life except 7 yrs Farm in family 100 yrs CH in school; Tracy  & Todd Cub Scouts; Debby band General farming, livestock. Cylinder, Rt. 1.
MATTHIESEN, Harry E; R FN 4-X-5; WF Mary Jane, Douglas H; MI Baptist, WF Baptist Women's Missionary of Curlew; Farm Bureau; Farmers Union; his grandfather, Henry Matthiesen, bought farm in 1884 Father, Emile, Mary at Trinity College, Deerfield, Ill; Douglas lives in Emmetsburg; General farming, hogs, corn, beans. Curlew, Rt. 1.
MATTOX, Owen; O;; FN 19-K-2; WF Mable; MI Methodist; DHIA Supervisor General farming, livestock. Cylinder, Rt. 1.
MAURER, Glenn N; Town; WF Jennene L (father Cloy Hirt));; CH Chad; MI St. Paul's Lutheran; CH preschool; Mgr of Custom Farm Service at Ruthven. 404 State St., Emmetsburg.
MCALLISTER, Lila; T; FN 26-H-1 MI Congregational; Farm Bureau; Eastern Star; Place owned by McAllisters from 1885 until 1966 when it was sold; Retired teacher. Emmetsburg, Rt. 1
MCBRIDE, John; O FN 9-H--2; WF Kathleen; CH Mary, Ann, Donald, Catherine, Delores, John, Richard & James (deceased); MI Catholic; John in Army Land farmed by son-in-law, Emmetsburg, Rt. 1
MCCAIN, John; O; FN 9-H-2; WF Kathleen CH Mary, Ann, Donald, Catherine, Delores, John, Richard & James (deceased); MI Catholic; John in Army Land farmed by son-in-law. Emmetsburg, Rt. 1.
MCCAIN, Bernette Town; Widow of Floyd; Father Edward McNally; CH John E., Genevieve, Robert J, Ruth; MI Assumption Catholic, CDA, Rosary Society; Bridge Club Lived in Co. entire life except from 1921-41; CH wed; 13 grandchildren Worked with her father in 1916 as abstractor; Self-employed, McNally Loan & Abstract Co, company was started about 1937 by her father. 1508 Broadway St, Emmetsburg.
MCCAIN, John E; Town; WF Barbara (father Albert Feaster); CH Timothy, Kathleen, Daniel, Maureen; MI Assumption Catholic, K of C; Vet World War II; American Legion; Chamber of Commerce; St. Patricks Assoc; both Country Club; CH in school Business started by McCains in 1948; Returned to Co. in 1955; Self-employed, Owns McCain Pontiac & Cadillac. 2302 18th St., Emmetsburg.
MCCARTY, Dwight G; Town; Widower of Guinevere; CH Gaylord, D. Gordon, Stanton (deceased); MI Congregational United Church of Christ,, Church historian; Masons Shriner; Knight of Pythias American Bar Assoc over 50 yrs; Ia. State Bar Assoc over 60 yrs; 14th Traditional Dist. Bar Assoc & Palo Alto Bar Assoc; Scribes (National Organization of legal writers); National Writers Club Ia. State Historical Society, life member; Trustee Emmetsburg Public Library since 1913; Grinnell College Advisory; Emmetsburg Chamber of Commerce & many others; Dr. of Law Degree of Grinnell College; Editor of Assoc Assoc. Editor of Commercial Law Journal, Chicago, Ill; Special Contributing Author of Law Office Economics & Management; published several books on Palo Alto Co  & has written over a dozen other books Gaylord wed, 2 CH; D. Gordon wed; Attorney & Writer. Wrote Palo Alto history for Atlas. 2307 5th St., Emmetsburg.
MCCARTY, George; O; FN 16-C-2; WF Agnes;; (WFs 1st husband, Wm. Lammers, deceased), CH Roland, Beverly; MI Catholic Vet World War II; American Legion VFW; Farmers Union NFO CH wed; 5 grandchildren; General & grain farming, corn, beans. Graettinger, Rt. 1, Box 196
MCCOMBS, Lloyd; O &R; FN 11-C-1; WF Lucille; CH Beth, Jean, Donald, Mary; MI Methodist, WF Catholic; Farm Bureau; Korean Vet; American Legion ;VFW; Co. Conservation Board;; CH school  preschool; WF a RN at Holy Family;; General farming, livestock. Graettinger, Rt. 2.
MCCONNELL, William; O; FN 24-C-5; WF Gretta; CH Jane, Jeanine, Wilretta, Barbara; MI United Methodist; Farm Bureau; Rents land out; Retired. Emmetsburg, Rt. 2
MCCORMICK, Walter C; O; FN 4-Z-3; WF May L (father Ernest Ashby);; MI Presbyterian, PWO, Mariners Club; Vet World War I; American Legion; Farmers Union; Masons; Eastern Star; WF Piano Teachers Guild; Lifetime resident of Co; Lived on farm 24 yrs; Farm in family since 1884 Lived on this farm 72 yrs; Retired. West Bend, Rt. 1.
MCCREERY, Warren; O; FN 13-X-1; WF Louise; CH Mary Lee; MI Methodist, Finance Committee, WSCS; Farmers Union; Masons; Co Beef Producers Assoc. Board; Masons; CH in school; WF Medical Record Librarian at Palo Alto Hospital; General farming, livestock, corn, beans, Mallard, Rt. 2
MCCULLAH, Ralph; O; FN 26-F-3;; WF B. Helene CH Martin; MI Lutheran;; Farmers Union; General farming Retired. Ruthven, Rt. 1.
MCCULLOUGH, Charles; R; FN 14-X-2; WF Gladys; CH Norma; MI Methodist; General farming, hogs. Mallard, Rt. 2
MCCUSKER, Marcus: O; FN 3-G-2;; WF Mary CH Jean, Mary C, Michael MI Catholic Rents land out; Retired Works for State Conservation. Ruthven, Rt. 1.
MCDEID, Kennard R FN 32-V-2; MI Methodist Army; Farm Bureau General farming, livestock, corn, beans. Laurens, Rt. 2
MCDONNEL, George; O; FN 33-T-3; MI Vet World War I; General farming, corn, beans. Ayrshire, Rt. 1
MCEVOY, David; R FN 12-H-1; WF Mary CH Daniel, Charles, Linda; MI Catholic; Jr. Chamber of Commerce; CH preschool & school; General farming, hogs, corn, beans. Emmetsburg, Rt. 2.
MCEVOY, John O; FN 7-J-2; WF Emma; CH Hugh, James, Rosemary, Maureen, David MI Catholic Retired. Emmetsburg, Rt. 2.
MCEWAN, Mildred; O; FN 34-B-1; CH Donald, Jane, Roger, Linda (deceased) MI United Methodist; Farm Bureau Widow of Joseph; Donald farms the land, livestock. Cylinder, Rt. 1
MCEWAN, Roger E; R FN 8-K-1; WF Karen A (father Peter Gronbeck); CH Robin, Brad; MI Methodist at Emmetsburg; Lions Club both Country Club, Emmetsburg; WF Bowling; Lifetime resident of Co, WF 17 yrs CH preschool; General farming, hogs; works for Magoo-Too. Cylinder, Rt. 1
MCGRANAHAM, Ethyl;O; FN 2-G-2; Widow of L. Merle; CH Barry, Dean, Betty, Sharon; MI Methodist; Rents land out. Ruthven, Rt. 1
MCMILLIN, Lester D T; FN 33-G-2;; WF Gladys (father Ray Goodrich): CH Ronald, Janis, Marjorie MI United Methodist, WF WSCS, Circle, Sunday School teacher; Vet World WAR II; American Legion; Farm Bureau Masons; CO. School Board WF Ruthven Federated Women's Club, Oki-Hi; School house on farm used as a work shop; Ronald in Navy anis attends U of N Ia.; Marjorie a Sr in school & will attend Morningside College ;Area Sales Mgr for Triple "F" Feed. Ruthven, Rt. 2.
MEHAN, James; O; WF Alberta CH Mary Evelyn, Thomoas MI Assumption Catholic, K of C Farmers Union Lived in Co. 67 yrs, WF 70 yrs; School house which stood in S.W. part of Freedom Twsp. used on farm as garage part of home is original home & other part was moved from Emmetsburg 40 yrs ago.  CH wed 15 grandchildren; Land farmed by son Retired. Emmetsburg, Rt. 1.
MEHAN, Thomas P; O FN 5-P-3; WF Bernadette M. (father James Murray); CH Ann, Pat, Mike, Kevin, ohn, Mary, Joseph MI Assumption Catholic, K of C; Korean Vet; American Legion; WF Farm Bureau Women; Lived here 2 yrs; WF came from Ireland in 1954; CH school & preschool; General farming, hogs; Sub Rural Mail Carrier Auctioneer. Emmetsburg, Rt. 1.
MEIER, Earl; T; FN 19-K-3; WF Dorothea; CH Rebecca, Henry Lee, Helen, Mary & Gerald - Twins; MI Lutheran; Vet World War II; Works at Meier Implement. Cylinder, Rt. 1.
MEIER, Gerald E; Town, WF Gagel (father August Boettcher) CH Darrell (deceased), Harlan, Betty; MI Methodist; Farm Bureau; Self -employed, Meier Implement Co. Cylinder,, Box 97.
MEIER, Theodore;; O; FN 14-L-3; WF Elfrieda M (father Herman Gade); CH Charlotte, Cleo; MI St. Paul's Lutheran at Whittemore; WF Fun & Do Club; Lived in Co. & farm in family since 1949; CH wed;; 6 grandchildren;; General farming, livestock, dairying. Rodman, Rt. 1.
MELING, Duane; O; 11-J-1; WF Ilomae; MI Lutheran Korean Vet; General & grain farming, hogs. Cylinder, Rt. 1.
MENG, Hans; O; FN 15-T-2; WF Jean; CH Linda (deceased), June, Julie; MI Lutheran; CH in school; Self-employed, Ayrshire Feed & Supply Store. Ayrshire, Rt. 1.
MERK, Edward; O FN 36-C-4; WF Florence E (father Edwin Farmer); CH Julie Ann; MI United Methodist at Graettinger, WF WSCS Vet World War I;; 40 & 8; American Legion WF Auxiliary; VFW; Farm Bureau WF Walnut Twsp Club; Farm in Merk family since 1936 Far originally given to a Civil War Vet by a land grant by Abraham Lincoln Lived in Co. since 1936; old former resident visiting childhood home stated this is original home & barn as they remembered it in the 1870s  - which is now heated by electric heat; Julie wed, 4 CH Rents land out Retired. Emmetsburg, Rt. 2, Box 232.
MERRILL, Howard W;; R; FN 36-T-1; WF Helen M; (father David Kassel); CH Douglas, Craig ;MI Methodist at Ayrshire, Chairman of Finance, WF WSCS Farm Bureau Masons Eastern Star 4H Leader Farm in family since 1948 CH in school; General farming, livestock, dairying. Curlew, Rt. 1.
MESENBRINK, Dorothy; O; FN 34-F-2; CH Ronald,, Robert; MI Lutheran; Russell died in 1967 Husband was Vet World War II; Poultry. Ruthven, Rt. 1
METZGER, Wilmer J; O; FN 36-K-3; WF Roselia M; CH Ann, John, James, Zita; MI St. Michael's Catholic, K of C, Holy Name Society, WF Rosary Society; Korean Vet Farm Bureau; CH school & preschool;; Ann in 4H Lived in Co. 9 yrs; American Legion; General farming, livestock. Whittemore, Rt. 1.
MEYER, Billie; R; FN; 9-G-2; WF Charlotte; CH Duane, Carla; MI Methodist; Korean Vet; American Legion Farm Bureau;; on farm in US Coast & Geodetic Survey, Ruthven #1 put in 1934 one of the highest points in Co; CH in school; General farming, livestock, dairying, sheep. Ruthven, Rt. 1
MEYER, Raymond H Town; WF Leta (father Lyle Reynolds) CH Diane, Nancy, Daniel; MI Catholic; Vet World War II; CH in school Company was started in 1939 and called "Rapid Gas" & merged with Thermogas in 1954; in 1962 Thermogas was moved from S Broadway to present site Mgr for Thermogas Co since 1956. 1701 Palmer St. Emmetsburg.
MEYER, Ronald A; O; FN 9-L-1; WF Betty CH Bonnie, Carol, Terry, Rodney MI Lutheran at West Bend, Pres of Congregation, Fellowship Club, WF Ladies Aid, CH Walther League NFO ; Lions at West Bend; School Board Creamery Board; Vice Pres Lutheran Laymen's League; WF Fern Valley Comm. Club; Lived in Co. since 1949, WF since 1936; Farm in family since 1944; Bonnie attends Concordia Teachers College; other CH in school Rodney and Terry in 4H General & grain farming, dairying, hogs. Rodman, Rt. 1
MEYERS, Lewis; O; FN 35-V-3; WF Carol CH Paul, Carlyn, Mark, Diane, Lois, John; MI Lutheran; Korean Vet; CH school & preschool; General farming, livestock, corn, beans. Curlew.
MEYERS, Mat; T; FN 30-Z-4; MI Catholic; General farming; Farm laborer. Rolfe, Rt. 2.
MEYERS, Rodney;R; FN 34-Y-2; MI General farming, livestock. Mallard, Rt. 1
MIENKE, George B; O; FN 24-A-1;; WF Lucille F (father Thomas Brennan); CH Francis, James, Donald, Mary MI Catholic, WF Rosary Society, CDA; Lifetime residents of Co; Lived on this farm 38 yrs; Farm in family over 90 yrs; CH wed except Mary in Iowa Lakes Community College; 11 grandchildren; Retired. Fenton, Rt. 1.
MILLER, Clarence J; O; FN 22-J-2; WF June V. (father Wm. H. Gaylord); MI Methodist, WF Circle, Pres. WSCS, Board of Sr. Citizens; Vet World War I; American Legion K of P; Co Rifle Club; National Rifle Club; Lived on farm 76 yrs; Farm in family 78 yrs; Lifetime residents of Co; General & grain farming, livestock. Emmetsburg, Rt. 2, Box 378.
MILLER, Dennis G; R; FN 9-Z-2; WF Brenda (father Oswald Thilges); CH Jay, Keith, Kathy MI Catholic K of C;; National Guard 6 yrs ;Lifetime resident of Co; Lived on farm 7 yrs; CH preschool; General & grain farming, livestock; Works at Standard Station. West Bend, Rt 1
MILLER, Ernest; O; FN 22-L-5; WF Helen; CH Lloyd, Annabelle, LaVonne, John, Jenese, Ruth, Mary E, James; MI Presbyterian, Elder, WF UPW; General farming, livestock;; Trucking. Rodman, Rt. 1
MILLER, Ervin C; Town; WF Doris M (father Frank Brown); CH Shirley, Beverly, Roger; MI United Methodist, Official Board, Pastoral Committee, WF WSCS, Circle Farm Bureau Lions Club Chamber of Commerce; Masons; Shriner; City Council; both Eastern Star; CH wed; 3 grandchildren; Roger in business with father Millers had trucking business since 1933; Owner & Mgr of Miller's Truck Service, Inc also handles Purina Feed & complete line of chemicals & sprays. Ruthven, Box 248.
MILLER, Gary D; T; FN 14-G-3; WF Pauline R (father Paul Wilcox); CH cott, Todd, Lori; MI United Methodist; Navy 6 yrs Lived here 3 yrs; CH preschool; Farm laborer. Ruthven, Rt. 1.
MILLER, Henry; O; FN 7-R-1; WF Marian; CH Lynn; Mi Methodist. General farming, Emmetsburg, Rt. 1.
MILLER, Holgar; O; FN 27-T-3; WF Emma; CH Norm, Janna, James Dean; MI Methodist, WF WSCS, Circle; Farm in family since 1911; Theo Miller bought farm CH wed except James in school; Retired. Ayshire, Rt. 1.
MILLER, John E; R;; FN 30-C-1; WF Carol J (father Theo. Torreson);; CH Laure,, Barbara, DeeAnn, Sandra; MI Bethel Lutheran, WF ALCW,, Circle Farm in family since 1950 Lifetime resident of Co, WF all but 5 yrs CH school & preschool; General farming, livestock. Self employed truck driver. Emmetsburg, Rt 1
MILLER, Lannie; R; FN 25-Z-3; WF Charlene; CH Vicki, Jeffrey, Kris, Tina MI Catholic; National Guard  8 yrs; General & grain farming, livestock. Trucking. West Bend, Rt. 1.
MILLER, Leroy; O; FN 8-R-2; WF Charlotte; CH Raymond, Dale, Jerry; MI Methodist; Vet World War II; CH school & preschool; General farming. Emmetsburg, Rt. 1.
MILLER, Louis; O; FN 23-R-3; WF Anna; CH Doris, Joyce ;MI Lutheran; Retired. Emmetsburg, Rt. 1.
MILLER, Michael; R; FN 24-Z-7; MI Methodist; National Guard; General and grain farming. livestock. West Bend, Rt 1
MILLER, Robert G; R; FN 29-V-3; WF Eileen; CH Julie, Micky, Dorlis;; MI Korean Vet, Army; Ruth Lake Social Club; Farm in family since 1935; CH in school General farming, soybeans, corn. Laurens, Rt. 2
MINER,James T;; FN 20-G-C WF Darlene; CH Robin;; MI Methodist; CH preschool; Electrician for John Chill. Ruthven,Rt. 2
MITCHELL, Edward; O; FN 15-A-1; WF Margie; MI Lutheran & Catholic; General & grain farming, livestock, sheep. Fenton, Rt. 1
MITCHELL, Morris S.;O; FN 21-A-1; WF Elsie (father Ben Meling);; CH Arlene, Marie, Elaine, Dale;; MI St. John's Lutheran, WF ALCW, Circle; Vet World War I; Lifetime resident of Co; CH wed; 17 grandchildren; Farm in family 50 yrs; Retired. Cylinder, Rt. 1
MOHR, Herbert L O; FN 30-T-1; WF Mary T (father Peter CICH); CH Stanley & Clement & Rodney (Stine), Marylin, Darrold, Ruth,, Delores, Harley (Mohr); MI Zion Lutheran, WF Catholic, Altar Society Farm Bureau; Lived on farm since 1941; Harley in Army; General farming, hogs. Ayrshire, Rt. 1
MOLITOR, John B; O; FN 32-G-3; WF Eileen M (father Albert Kenyon); CH Roger, JoAnn, Paul, Dennis, Melvin,, Marilyn, Jeanette, Geri Jean, John; MI Sacred Heart Catholic, WF Guild; WF Oki-Hi, Ass't. 4H Leader; Farm in family 15 yrs.;; Roger attends ISU at Ames; other CH in school except John preschool; CH except Roger & John in 4H; JoAnn, Paul, Dennis band; Paul &Dennis football; General farming, livestock, dairying. Ruthven, Rt. 2.
MOLLOY, Maurice; O; FN 14-R-1; WF Marguerite; CH Mary Ann, Maureen, Jim, Sister Margaret BVM, Jean, Pat, Mary Jo; MI Catholic; Farmers Union; General farming. Emmetsburg, Rt. 2
MONTAG, Emmet E; O; FN 23-Z-3; WF Mary (father Harry Sherrard); CH Susan, Timothy, Joseph, Patrick, Judy, Mary Jane, Phillip; MI Catholic, K of C, WF Ladies Aid; Navy 2 1/2 yrs; American Legion; Farmers Union; Lifetime resident of Co; Lived on this farm 10 yrs Susan wed; other CH in school except Phillip; Construction foreman for Lee Prentice Trucking. West Bend, Rt. 1
MONTAG, Francis; O; & R; FN 11-Z-3 WF Margaret; CH William, Luann, Jean; MI Catholic; Vet World War II; American Legion; General & grain farming, hogs, poultry. West Bend, Rt. 1.
MONTAG, John O; FN 14-Z-4; WF Mary A (father John Bisenius);; CH Robert, Terrance, Kenneth, Patrick, Jan, Keith, Shari; MI Catholic, K of C, WF CDA, Ladies Aid; Lions Club; Drama Club; Pres. school board; WF Secy. Bowling Assoc. Lifetime resident of Co; Lived on this farm 25 yrs; Robert wed, 2 CH; Terrance wed; Kenneth a Psychologist at Anamosa; Patrick wed, in Navy; Jan attends U of N Ia.; other CH in school; Works at West Bend Impement.West Bend, Rt. 1, Box 71.
MONTAG, Marvin; R FN 13-Z-2;; WF Allie; CH Aline, Edward, Catherine, Linda, Mary, Maurine; MI Catholic; Army 2 yrs; American Legion; CH school && preschool; Mechanic at Ford Garage. West Bend, Rt. 1.
MONTAG, Raymond V; O; FN 27-L-1; WF Marguerite L (father Peter Dahlhauser); CH Carol, Dorothy, Daniel, Karen, Roger, Peter, Bernadette; MI St. Peter & Paul Catholic, K of C 3rd and 4th degree, WF CDA, Catholic Ladies Aid; Director Farm Bureau; Ia Beef Producers Assoc; Lifetime resident of Co, WF since 1944; Farm in family about 51 yrs; Carol wed, 2 CH ; Dorothy works in Emmetsburg;; Daniel in Air Force; Bernadette works in Spencer; other CH in school Karen in 4H; Roger in FFA Salesman for I.H. at West Bend; Sells Farmers Hybrid Seed Corn & hogs & salesman for DeKalb chickens; Lived at 12-Z-3 about 2 mos. West Bend, Rt. 1
MOORE, Eugene; O; FN 17-G-4; WF Eleanor; CH Miles. Kendell; MI Methodist; Retired. Ruthven, Rt. 2
MOORE, J. Homer; R; FN 6-G-2; WF Vera; CH Beverly, Barbara; MI Methodist; Farm Bureau; WF Nurse's Aid;; General farming; ASC Reporter. Ruthven, Rt. 1.
MORAN, Leo; O & R; FN 1-G--1; WF Mary; CH Cathy, John, Robert, Diana; MI Catholic; Vet World War II; CH school & preschool; General farming, livestock, dairying. Emmetsburg, ,Rt. 1
MORAN, Marvin P; O; FN 36-F-1; WF Mary K (father Fred Engleman); CH Pat, Mike, Tim, Joan; MI Catholic; Korean Vet; American Legion; NFO; Lived here 4 yrs James Moran, grandfather, bought land from Railroad; CH school & preschool; General farming, livestock; Works for Charles Moran. Emmetsburg, Rt. 1.
MOREY, Herbert; O & R; FN 18-Z-2; WF Charlotte; CH Kathryn, Steven, Janice, Brian; MI Methodist; Army 2 yrs Farm Bureau; General & grain farming, livestock. West Bend, Rt. 1.
MOREY, Howard;; O & R; FN 15-Y-2; WF Shirley; CH David, Julie, Jeff, Debbie MI Methodist; Korean Vet; Farm Bureau; CH in school; General farming, livestock, corn,, beans. Mallard, Rt. 1.
MORGAN, Hugh; T; FN 28-T-2;; WF Marcella; CH Betty, Alice; MI Methodist; Farm Bureau; Works for Leslie Binder. Ayrshire, Rt. 1.
MORROW, Joe T.E.;; Town; WF Dorothy M; CH James, Donna; MI United Methodist, WF WSCS, Circle Farm Bureau; Masons; both Country Club; WF Eastern Star, AAUW; CH wed; 4 grandchildren; Business started in 1960 by Joe Morrow, Derle Horner, Vern Hinrichs; WF Sub teacher at Emmetsburg Community School; Mgr Hawkeye Fertilizer Corp. 2706 5th St,, Emmetsburg.
MOSER, Glenn; R; FN 24-P-3;; WF Karen;; CH Rodney, Kathleen, Bryan; MI Presbyterian; Army; NFO; both Saddle Club; CH school & preschool; WF works at Berkley's; General farming, livestock. Rodman, Rt. 1
MOSER, James; R; FN 13-G-1; WF Mary; CH Kimberly, Kerry; MI Catholic; CH preschool; WF works at Berkley's; General farming, livestock. Emmetsburg, Rt. 1
MOSER, Leo F; O; FN 13-P2; WF Iva . (father Wade Taylor); CH Caroline, Marlene, Janet & James Ray- twins; MI Lived here 2 yrs, moved to this place in 1940 and lived here 10 yrs in oldest school house in Co., built new house & moved in it in 1950; CH wed; 10 grandchildren; General farming, livestock. Rodman, Rt. 1.
MOSER, William; O; FN 24-P-4; WF Pearl; CH Lloyd, Glenn, Carolyn, Judy, Linda; MI Presbyterian; Retired farmer. Rodman, Rt. 1.
MOYER, Robert A; Town; WF Nancy G (father Hanners Lorenzen); CH Kim, Lisa, Joseph, Todd; MI Immaculate Conception Catholic, WF Rosary Society; Korean Vet ; American Legion; VFW; Eagles; CH school & preschool; Lived in Co since 1966; Present plant built in 1953 & purchased by Northern Propane Gas Co. in Jan, 1962; Plant Supervisor Propane Gas Co Graettinger.
MULLEN, Claude; O; FN 27-G-2; Widower of Emma CH 4; MI General farming, livestock. Ruthven, Rt. 2
MUMFORD, Donald; R FN 35-V-1;; WF Gloria; CH Cindy, Donna; MI Lutheran; CH preschool; Both work for Medford & Hinns Super Valu. Curlew, Rt. 1
MUNDUS, Leo; R; FN 17-P-1; WF Delores; CH Cynthia, Laura, Leo Michael, Kimberly Kay; MI Catholic; Farm Bureau; CH school & preschool; General farming, livestock, dairying. Emmetsburg, Rt. 1
MUNDUS, William; T; FN 13-R-1; MI Catholic; Korean Vet; General farming. Emmetsburg, Rt. 1.
MUNN, Mary; T; FN 28-R-2; CH Pt, Kay, Michael, Margaret, Edward; MI Catholic; CO Nurse's Assoc.; Margaret lives with mother; Nurse at Palo Alto Co Hospital. Curlew, Rt. 1.
MUNSON, Howard; O; FN 4-H-1; WF Alice; CH Margaret, Mary, James, Virginia, William & Ralph (deceased); MI Catholic; Farmer's Union; Farmers Coop Elevator; General farming, hogs, corn, beans. Emmetsburg, Rt. 1.
MURPHY, Cyril; O;; FN 31-J-1; MI Catholic; Rents land out, Retired. Emmetsburg, Rt. 2.
MURPHY, Emmet  O;FN 20-C-1; WF Emma T (father J.R. Murphy); CH JoAnn, Jerry, Robert, Maureen, John, Timothy, Daniel, James; MI Immaculate Conception Catholic, WF CDA, Rosary Society;; Farm 20-C-2 been in family nearly 100 yrs, homesteaded by Mrs. Elizabeth Murphy's parents, Michael & Mary Redmond, in 1870, after their death, by Martin, Anna, Elizabeth & Margaret Redmond; in 1906 Matt & Elizabeth (Redmond) Murphy moved on farm til she died in 1966 & he in 1964; this farm in family at least 93 yrs; Lifetime residents of Co; JoAnn wed, 1 CH; Jerry wed, 1 CH; Robert in Air Force;; Maureen wed, 1 CH; John in Army; Timothy wed, 1 CH; Daniel attends Briarcliff College; James in school; WF works in Estherville; General farming, livestock. Graettinger, Rt. 1.
MURPHY, Hilary; R; FN 18-K-1;; WF Helen; CH Joan, Barbara, Mary;; MI Catholic; WF works at Haywood Nursing Home; Genera farming, livestock, sheep. Cylinder, Rt. 1.
MURPHY, James; T; FN 22-H-3; MI Catholic; Retired. Emmetsburg, Rt. 2.
MURPHY, Lela; O; FN 4-H-2; Widow of Frank; CH Robert, Gerald, James, John, Joseph, Sharon; MI Catholic; Farm Bureau Women's Club; Rents land out. Emmetsburg,, Rt. 1.
MYER, Herbert; O & R;; FN 13-B--2; WF Mary; CH Maryln; MI Presbyterian; Farm Bureau; Grain farming. Cylinder.
MYER, Richard; O; FN 21-X-1; WF Audrey; CH Duane, Annette, Larry; MI Methodist;;; Farm Bureau; WF High school teacher;; General farming, livestock, corn beans. Curlew, Rt. 1.
MYERS, Albert; T; FN 26-J-4; N.A. Cylinder, Rt.1
MYERS, Everett; O; FN 6-P-1; WF Helen; CH 4; MI Cathoolic; Rita in school; General farming; Custom work; Trucking. Emmetsburg, Rt. 1
MYERS, James E; O; FN 7-P-A; WF Marguerite E (father Colby Lowe); CH Sherrie, Colby James; MI Fellowship Tabernacle; Korean Vet; Lived here 2 yrs;; Sherrie wed;; Colby J. in school; VFW;; Self-employed, Drainage Contractor. Emmetsburg, Rt. 1.
MYERS, James F R; FN 10-B-1; WF Helen; CH Michael, Kathleen, Patricia, John, Judy, Daniel, Gary, Richard, Connie, Karen, Paul; MI Catholic; Vet World War II; American Legion;; General farming, hogs. Graettinger, Rt. 2.
MYERS, John;; T; FN 21-R-5; WF Karen; CH Michelle; MI Methodist; Farm laborer. Emmetsburg, Rt. 1.
MYERS, Robert O; FN 2-H-1;; WF Catherine; CH Robert, Joseph, Thomas, Ann, Katherine, Mary Ellen; MI Catholic; Korean Vet; General farming;; Delivveryman for Lehman's Dairy. Emmetsburg, Rt. 2

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NABER, William; R FN 30-P-2; WF LaBelle CH Gerald, Kathleen, William Jr, Donald, Angela, Mary,, James, Michael MI Catholic; Korean Vet; VFW CH school & preschool ASC Committeeman General farming, livestock, dairying; Works at North "Y" Sales Barn at Spencer. Curlew, Rt 1
NAIG, Arnold; R; FN 35-B-3; WF Carolyn CH Steven, Ronn, Gregory, Sharolyn MI Lutheran Korean Vet; Farm Bureau General farming; Works for Cylinder Lumber. Cylinder,, Rt. 1
NAIG, Charley B; R; RN 31-A-4 WF June E (father Oscar Knudson); CH Danny,, Linda,, Sheree,, Peggy MI St. John's Lutheran at DePew, Church Men, Chairman Board of Education, WF ALCW, West Circle, Ass't. Sunday School teacher Vet World War II Farm Bureau Lifetime residents of Co Lived here 15 yrs Danny wed,, 1 CH other CH school & preschool Linda GRA, Luther League, LDR Linda, Sheree Choir Bethal Training School General farming, hogs,, sheep; Custom work, sheep shearing Gov. Livestock Inspection. Cylinder, Rt. 1
NAIG,, Danny; R; FN 5-K-2 WF Sandra CH Michelle MI Lutheran Farm Bureau CH preschool General farming, hogs, sheep Sheep shearing. Cylinder, Rt. 1
NAIG, David L; R; FN 36-B-5; WF Larraine K ((father Richard Miller) CH Scott, Jeffrey MI St. John's Lutheran, Sunday School teacher,, LCM,, WF ALCW, Circle at DePew Farm Bureau WF Vernon twsp. Farm Bureau Women, Jr. Woman's Club Lifetime residents of Co; 2nd generation to farm land CH preschool General farming Carpenter. Cylinder,Rt. 1.
NAIG, Elsie ;O ;FN 36-B-1; Widow of Theodore CH Dorothy, Marjorie, Truman (deceased), Donald, JoAnn MI Lutheran Donald lives at home and farms in partnership with mother General farming, hogs, sheep. Cylinder, Rt. 1.
NAIG, Gaylord ;R; FN 27-B-3; WF Janice CH Dallas, Lynnea, Dennis, Doyle, Delon MI Lutheran Farm Bureau CH in school General farming, livestock, dairying; Works for Donahue Tire. Emmetsburg.
NAIG, Leroy; R; FN 32-C-3 WF Alice CH Douglas, Cynthia MI Lutheran Army 2 yrs American Legion Farm Bureau both work at Berkley's General farming, dairying, hogs. Emmetsburg, Rt. 1.
NAIG, Obed B ;O & R; FN 30-A-4; WF Dawn S (father John C. Parish); CH Marit, Angela, Bert MI St. John''s Lutheran at DePew, Church Men, Usher,, WF Circle Farm Bureau Board of Directors WF Palo Alto Co Hospital Auxiliary Lifetime residents of Co Farm in Naig family over 80 yrs CH in school General farming, livestock, sheep Lowe Seed Corn dealer. Cylinder, Rt. 1.
NAIG, Richard E; R FN 18-A-2; WF Marilyn L (father Estelle Hanson) CH Melanie, Jana,, Kathie, Sue; MI St. John's Lutheran Trustee, ALCM, WF ALCW, Circle, Bible School teacher, Summer School teacher Farm Bureau WF Farm Bureau Women, Happy Birthday Club CH school & preschool Lived here 4 yrs Melanie in 4H General farming, livestock, dairying Sales Barn attendant. Cylinder, Rt. 1.
NAIG, Tom B; O; FN 36-B-5 Widower of Alma; CH Rose Marie, Arnold, Marlene, David MI St. John''s Lutheran oat DePew, Deacon; Farm Bureau Lifetime resident of Co Farm in family since 1939 CH wed; 12 grandchildren Land farmed by David Retired. Cylinder, Rt. 1.
NAIG, Torger O FN 31-A-5; WF Florence; CH Teresa, Terry, Timmy MI Lutheran; Farm Bureau; General farming, livestock, hogs, sheep; Works at Cylinder Lumber Co Cylinder, Rt 1
NAMER, J. Norman; O FN 12-X-4; WF Jeanette CH Ronald ,Marilyn, Jean, Rosella, Paul; MI Catholic at Mallard, WF Christian Mothers Farmers Union; NFO; past Twsp Committee Secy. Coop Creamery, Mallard WF Study Club, was 4H leader 15 yrs Grandfather, John Namer, homesteaded this farm in 1868 Father also John hog house built before 1900, barn in 1903, house in 1910 from trees grown on farm; Cave in back of house CH wed General farming, livestock, Retiring next yr. Curlew, Rt. 1
NASE, Walter F, SR; O; FN 7-K-3 WF Martha E; CH Lois, Walter C, Lowell, Illia, Robert MI St. Paul's Lutheran at Emetsburg,, WF Circle Both lived in Co and farm in family 26 yrs; CH wed; 13 grandchildren General farming, livestock Trucking. Cylinder, Rt 1
NAUSS, Donald; O; FN 17-J-3 WF Loranne CH Laurie MI Lutheran; Air Force 8-1/2 yrs; Partner in APCO Station. Emmetsburg.
NEARY, Joe; O; FN 8-P-2; WF K. Gertrude; CH Imelda, Francis, Robert, Mary Catherine (deceased 1959); MI Catholic his grandfather homesteaded farm; both lived on farm 54 yrs Indian mother and child skeleton found when digging basement for house, now at the Museum in Iowa City; CH wed; 8 grandchildren, General farming, livestock. Emmetsburg, Rt. 1
NEARY, Robert L R; FN 8-P-2; WF Patricia A (father Clete Oliver); CH Robert Jr, William, Joe, James,, Donald; MI Assumption Catholic, K of C, Trustee, WF CDA, Ladies Aid, Rosary Society, Grand Regent of CDA State Director of IA. Assoc. of Farmers Elected Committeemen Twsp. Trustee Co. ASCS Committee Robert Jr attends St. John's College other CH in school William and Joe in sports; Lived here 20 yrs General farming, livestock. Emmetsburg, Rt. 1.
NELSEN, Ronald; O FN 18-G-B WF Jeanette CH Terry, Laurie MI Methodist CH school and preschool; Livestock Bookkeeper for Dickens Coop Elevator. Ruthven, Rt. 1
NELSEN, Thomas; O FN 18-R-3; WF Evaline (father Martin Hansen) CH Thomas Jr., Richard, Joann; MI Baptist ;Farm Bureau; Both lived in Co since 1938; Farm in family since 1927 Thomas Jr. wed, 2 CH Joann wed, 1 CH General farming. Emmetsburg, Rt. 1
NELSON, Charles; O & R FN 12-H-2; WF Edna CH Richard, LuAnn, William, Charles, James, Janet, John, Steven MI Catholic Farm Bureau; CH school & preschool General farming, livestock, corn, beans, oats. Emmetsburg, Rt. 2
NELSON, Harry R FN 18-C3 WF Betty CH Douglas, Dennis, David MI Lutheran; Vet World War II; American legion Farm Bureau; School Board CH in school; Secy at Fitzgibbons; General farming, livestock. Graettinger, Rt. 1
NELSON, Hilda A;; O; FN 5-G-3; Widow of Harry (1st husband, Verle Goff, deceased), Marvin, Arlene (CH); MI United Methodist, WSCS, Circle Farm in family since 1924 Lifetime resident of Co; CH wed; 7 grandchildren; Rents land out; Works at Hyline Hatchery at Spencer. Ruthven, Rt. 1
NELSON, Norman; O;; FN 2-A-3; WF Mary; CH Joleen, Diane, Gail;; MI Lutheran; Army 2 yrs; Farm Bureau; CH in school; General and grain farming, livestock. Ringsted, Rt. 2
NELSON, Selmer; O FN 16-K-2;; WF Evelyn CH Selmer E, James, Mary & Martha, twins MI Lutheran; Farm Bureau; Emmetsburg Comm. School Board; WF Co. Hospital Auxiliary General farming, hhogs. Cylinder, Rt. 1.
NELSON, Selmer, Jr; R; FN 25-J-4 WF Linda; MI Lutheran & Catholic; Army 2 yrs Construction Supervisor for Cylinder Lumber Co. Cylinder, Rt. 1
NELSON, Theodore; O;; FN 31-A-3 WF Mamie; CH Milton,John, Marian ;;MI Lutheran Farm Bureau; Retired. Cylinder, Rt. 1
NELSON, William; R: FN 6-T-2 WF Dorothy; CH Monica, Steven, Loretta MI Methodist; Farm Bureau; CH in school General farming, livestock. Ruthven, Rt. 2
NEMETH, Joseph; O; FN 17-H-1; WF Ellen Josephine (father Wm. Ganley); CH Ellen Therese, Donald (deceased), Eugene & Dean, twins (Dean deceased); MI St. Thomas Catholic, WF Ladies Aid, CDA Farm Bureau WF Wide Awake Club; Farm in family since about 1896; Present home is the original with remodeling done ;Lived in Co since 1917, WF lifetime; Eugene wed, 2 CH Ellen wed, 2 CH; Hogs, poultry;; Rents land out. Emmetsburg, Rt. 1
NESSHOEFER, Gretchen; O FN 24-X-2; CH Albert Henry; Mi Lutheran; Women's Club; Lived here since 1926. Mallard.
NESSHOEFER, Sadie; O; FN 24-X-1; N.A. Mallard, Rt. 1
NEUROTH, Raymond; R; FN 10-Z-2; WF Genevieve; MI Catholic; NFO; General and grain farming, dairying, poultry. West Bend, Rt. 1.
NEWGARD, Mason; O;; FN 17-G-7; WF Nancy; MI Lutheran WF Bookkeeper at Spencer Lumber Co Farm laborer. Ruthven, Rt. 1
NEWHOUSE, Glendale B; T; FN 13-C-3; WF Norma L (father Guy Hanson) CH Paul, Mayo,, Glendale, Norma Jean, William, Craig, Lori Rae; MI Bethel Lutheran at Graettinger Vet World War II; Farm Bureau; Lived in Co 5 yrs and on this place 3 yrs; Paul in Navy; Mayo attends Air Force Academy other CH in school; General farming. Emmetsburg, Rt. 2.
NICOL, Orville E; O; FN 17-B-2; WF Verlae L (father Floyd Ferguson); CH Gary, Leonard, Norman, Randy, Darrell; MI United Methodist at Graettinger, Lay leader, Steward, WF Pres. WSCS, Circle; Farm Bureau; Twsp alternate; WF Vernon Volunteers;; Lived in Co entire life except 7 yrs, WF all but 10 yrs; Farm in family since 1942; Gary attends Morningside College; other CH in school except Darrell in preschool; Norman &Randy in 4H ;Leonard, Norman, Randy in sports General farming, livestock, sheep. Emmetsburg, Rt. 2
NIELSON, Oscar C; O; FN 9-G-3; WF Nellie G (father George Manning); (his 1st WF, Florence Eaton, deceased), CH Wesley, Fern, Lucile, Lois; MI United Methodist, WF WSCS, Circle; both Golden Age Club; Lived in Co. 50 yrs, WF 28 yrs Lived here 12 yrs CH wed; 12 grandchildren Land farmed by Wesley; Retired. Ruthven, Rt. 1.
NIELSON, Wesley C, Sr.; O; FN 14-G-2; WF Iona C (father Henry Rause); CH Wesley Jr, Larry, Diane; MI United Methodist, Steward, WF WSCS, Circle; Vet World War II; Farm Bureau; WF Farm Bureau Women's Club; American Legion; Lifetime residents of Co; Farm in family 60 yrs ;;Wesley Jr wed, 1 CH ;Larry works in Mpls, Minn; Diane wed; General farming, dairying, hogs; Sells PAG Seed Corn. Ruthven, Rt. 1.
NIELSON, Wesley Jr T; FN 3-G-3; WF Nancy; CH Laurie; Mi United Methodist; WF a RN, private Duty; CH preschool; General farming, dairying, hogs, sheep. Ruthven, Rt. 1.
NOCK, Lawrence; R & T; FN 36-C-3; WF Kristen CH Anne, Lisa; MI Catholic; CH preschool; General farming, Emmetsburg, Rt. 2.
NOCK, Oliver Thomas, Jr. "Ted"; R; FN 28-B-3; WF Madgell M (father John Conway); CH Larry, John, Theodore, Linda, Barbara, Mary, Michael; MI St. Thomas Catholic,  K of C, WF Ladies Aid, CDA; Farm Bureau; WF Vernon Volunteer, Royal Neighbors; Lived in Co entire life except 3 yrs & WF all except 12 yrs; Farm in family since 1935; Larry wed, 2 CH; John wed, in Air Force;; Theodore in Navy; Linda works in Emmetsburg; other CH in school; Barbara  & Mary band, Barbara Thespians & GRA; General farming, livestock. Emmetsburg, Rt. 2.
NOLAN, John; O; FN 18-C-4 WF Clara; (WF''s 1st husband, Elmer Schneider, deceased)), CH James, Ella Mae, Alvin, Shirley, Gerald; MI Catholic; Vet World War II; American Legion; Farmers Union;; ASC Committee; Rents land out; Works for ASC at Emmetsburg, Emmetsburg, Rt. 1.
NOLAN, Robert and Jean; R; FN 18-J-4; Bother & sister; MI Catholic; Army 2 yrs; Jean Elementary School teacher; Bob Teacher at Emmetsburg Jr. College,, Emmetsburg, Rt. 2.
NOLTE,, Edward; R; FN 25--Y-2; N.A., Mallard.
NOONAN, James B; R; FN 30-T-3; WF Mary E (father James Mehan); CH Mike, Jean Marie, Danny, JoAnn, Geri Lynn, Jana; MI Sacred Heart Catholic, K of C, WF Chair Lady Altar Society, Benefit Society; Farmers Union; WF 4H Leader; Secy Ayrshire Elevator Board; Mike attends U of Ia. College Jean at ISU, Ames; other CH school except Jana preschool;; General farming, livestock. Ayrshire, Rt. 1.
NORDBLAD, Nels Arthur; R; FN 7-F-1; WF Viola M. (father Lars Korgh); CH Linda,, Diana, Marcia; MI Lost Island Lutheran, WF ALCW, Circle; Vet World War II; American Legion; Farm Bureau; Bowling; He was born and went to school in Co, then moved back in 1962; Rented farm since 1962;; Farm known as Hester DeWolf Farm many yrs ago;; CH in school; General farming, livestock, dairying. Terril, Rt. 1.
NORDHUES, Paul; Town; WF Doris (father Hubert Schaefer)); CH Kevin, Daniel, David; MI Catholic; Army 6 mos.; Chamber of Commerce; Jaycees; Rotary; Palo Alto Co Memorial Hospital Board; CH school & preschool; Mgr Iowa Public Service. 603 Call St., Emmetsburg.
NORLAND, Edward C Town; WF Beverly P (father Oscar Hjelmervik); CH Mark, April; MI Bethany Lutheran, Mens Club, WF ALCW, Circle; Farm Bureau; Lions Club; Both Country Club; WF Friday's Club, AAUW; CH School and preschool; Cashier at Iowa Trust & Savings Bank, Emmetsburg, RR1.
NORLAND, Gerald H; R; FN 8-K-2;; WF Virginia R; CH Jerilyn, Teresa, Barbara, Patricia, Cynthia, Jeffrey, Michael, Lorelei ;MI St. John's Lutheran Church at DePew, Pres. Church Body, Lutheran Churchmen, Sub teacher, WF LCW, Circle; Vet World War II; VFW; Farm Bureau; 2nd Vice Pres. Lions Club; Chairman Palo Alto Soil Conservation ; Dist. Board Co. Pork Producers Assoc.; Bowling;; WF Palo Alto Retarded Children's Assoc Board; Jerilyn attends Augustana College; other CH in school except Lorelei preschool; Teresa, Barbara, Patricia Church Choir, Chorus; Teresa Concert Choir  & Sextet; Lived in Co. entire life except 14 yrs, WF all but 8 yrs General farming, livestock. Cylinder, Rt. 1.
NORLAND, HERMAN L O; FN 8-K-3; WF Gerda A; CH Orlue, Edward, Albert, Gerald, Luetta, James, Howard, Charles; MI St. John's Lutheran at DePew, WF LCW, Circle, Sunday School teacher over 40 yrs.; Farm Bureau; WF Fairfield Homemakers Club, Dorcas at Cylinder; Lifetime resident of Co., WF 49 yrs; Farm in family since 1888; Center #5 School,, Fairfield Twsp, was moved to Sec. 17 N.E. corner and used for storing sealed corn; Part of home is original 1 room house on farm; in 1892, on this land was St. John's Lutheran Church, was destroyed by lightning June 13, 1937; CH wed except james works in Mankato, Minn; 24 grandchildren; Retired. Cylinder, Rt. 1
NORLAND, Melvin; O; FN 14-B-2 WF Evelyn; CH Mary Lou Smith, Lois, Larry; MI Lutheran; Retired farmer. Cylinder, Rt. 1.
NORLAND, Olaf; O; FN 20-A-3; WF Lucille; CH Vergene, Arden ;MI Lutheran; Farmers Union; Chairman Twsp ASCS; General farming, livestock. Cylinder, Rt. 1
NORRIS, Albert N; O; FN 15-F-4; WF Christine (father Edward Rolfson); CH Carol Jean, Alan; MI Lost Island Lutheran, Trustee, WF ALCW, Circle; Farm Bureau; Farm in family since 1915 when his father started it; CH wed; General farming,, corn, beans. Graettinger, Rt. 1.
NORRIS, Keith I; R & T; FN 9-F-2; WF Janet K (father Thomas Thurber); MI Lost Island Lutheran, WF ALCW; Farm Bureau; Park Board at Graettinger; Advisory Council Rural Farmers; WF NEA, ISEA, Eastern Star; League Secy & Treas. Tri-County Softball; Lifetime resident of Co, WF since 1968; WF Teacher at Graettinger; General farming, livestock, sheep, corn, beans. Graettinger, Rt. 1.
NORRIS, Martin; O; FN 10-F-2; N.A. Graettinger.
NORTH, Charles F; O; FN 22--K--1; WF Laura C; CH Deborah, Robert, Steen, Frank; MI Congregational United Church of Christ, Trustee, WF Fellowship, Circle, Sunday School teacher; Farm Bureau; Lifetime residents of Co; Farm in family since 1916; Lion's Club; WF Federated Women's Club, Farm Bureau Womens Club; Deborah works in Des Moines; other CH in school; Robert in 4H; Steven 4H, Scouts ;Robert Chorus, concert choir; General farming, livestock. Cylinder, Rt. 1
NYBORG, Lowell; O & R; FN 22-F-3 WF Sally CH Brenda; MI Lutheran; Vet World War II; Farm Bureau; CH preschool; General farming, hogs, sheep, poultry, corn, beans. Ruthven, Rt. 1.