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|Type of Information||Who to Contact|
|I have quite a bit of information on the ELMGREN and related families from Chisago County. The name database is on my homepage: http://www.northcoast.com/~joyce/. Folks can then ask for notes and register their lines in my guest book.||Joyce Farruggia|
|Book entitled "Barney B. Clover Family".||Terry L. Koberstein|
|Sketches of close to 1,500 men from the Civil War, Spanish-American War and World War I, who either joined in Chisago County or came to the county later and died there.||Earl Leaf|
|A list of all World War II, Korea, Viet Nam and Desert Storm participants who have died and have military references on their stones in county cemeteries.||Earl Leaf|
|Extensive information on the Chisago County Poor Farms at Sunrise and Branch, with information on most of the residents between 1870 and 1955.||Earl Leaf|
|1895 Chisago County Census (every-name index)||Jay Liedman|
|I have the Chisago county " In The World War " Book. I will do look-ups if you are interested.||S&R Raitor-Raiter|
|I have been updating the records for the Trinity Lutheran Cemetery in North Branch and have some information about many families there.||Doug Swanson|
Information on land patents (i.e. homestead claims) in Minnesota can be retrieved from the Bureau of Land Management's web site. Please note: This site has been known to go offline at times. I recommend you try again on another day if that happens. Ron Zurek
(1) Information from emigrant archives, Karlskoga Heritage Society, Sweden.
Karlskoga is a Swedish city (32000 inh.) about halfway between Stockholm and Oslo. More than 5000 people emigrated from here to America between 1849 (the goldrush in California) and 1935. Our Heritage Society has an emigrant section in its archives, and we are steadily working with emigrant research. If you happen to have roots here, please let us hear from you. Write to Hembygdsföreningen, Torget 10, 691 31 Karlskoga, or send e-mail to email@example.com We will be thrilled to hear the story of your emigrated ancestors and get copies of obituaries, citizenship papers, travel documents, pictures etc. for our emigrant records. In return we are willing to send you material from our archives that may be of interest to you. Contact Kjell Nordqvist.
(2) The Falbygden's Genealogical Society looking for persons who emigrated from the parishes around Falkoping, Skaraborg, Sweden.
The persons full name, birthday and -place, deathdate and -place are published in a yearly book. The parishes are: Alse Bjurum, Bolum, Borgunda, Borstig, Brismene, Broddetorp, Brunnhem Dala East Tunhem Falkoping (2 parishes), Fivlered, Floby, Friggeraker Grolanda, Gokhem, Goteve, Gudhem Hakantorp, Hallestad, Hogstena, Hornborga Jala Kalvene, Karleby, Kinneved Luttra Marka, Mularp Nas, North Asarp Satuna, Segerstad, Skorstorp, Slota, Smula, Solberga, Sorby, South Kyrketorp, Stenstorp Tiarp, Torbjorntorp, Travattna Ugglum, Ullene Valtorp, Varkumla, Vartofta-Asaka, Vilske-Kleva, Vistorp Yllestad Have also a personal intresst as I have found out in my research that a lot of persons in my family emigrated to N America. Contact Annelie Jonsson.
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