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.