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Salem Lutheran Church and Cemetery
Eden Township, Section 20, Polk County, MN

Salem Lutheran Church was organized in April of 1891 by Rev. J. R. Vaaler.
The church is located about two miles north of the old "Olga Store", which has
almost disappeared. Salem was part of Poplar River Lutheran Church.

Thankyou to Ann for the pictures  obtained  August 2002

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Cemetery Listings submitted by Joy Paulson April 2006

the cemetery listing was done in 2003

SURNAME FIRST NAME DATES (M/D/Y) REMARKS
Anderson Carl L. 5/25/1814-12/2/1893  
Brenna Atwood M. 7/25/20-2/1/81  
Brenna Clifford R. 5/13/27-5/4/63  
Brenna George  1894-1896  
Brenna Halvard 1861-1906  
Brenna Harvey O. 12/21/23-10/18/78  
Brenna Helmer B. 1900-1973  
Brenna I. 1826-1910  
Brenna infant   1899  
Brenna Irvin M. 12/8/22-1/9/98  
Brenna J. 1882-1920  
Brenna John 1826-1893  
Brenna Julia M. 1887-1965  
Brenna Kenneth L. 6/27/28-2/4/86  
Brenna Marit 1864-1948  
Brenna Mattea 1863-1904  
Brenna Maurice 1898-1900  
Brenna Milton 1895-1960  
Brenna Otto  1879-1904  
Brenna Tillie A. 1904-1998  
Brinkman George 1901-1978  
Brinkman Tillie  1905-1962  
Christianson Ida 7/20/1893-5/14/1934  
Christianson Ragna 6/11/1847-10/25/1920  
Christianson Simon 6/8/1850-8/10/1912  
Dahl Anton H. 1873-1960  
Dahl Bendick H. 1870-1963  
Dahl Berent 1913-1935  
Dahl Harold B. 1899-1990  
Dahl Helene 1873-1947  
Edevold Donald 1925-1928  
Edevold Maria 1904-1921  
Edevold Marit 1832-1906  
Edevold Ole 1837-1899  
Edevold Ole 1865-1950  
Edevold Oscar A. 1902-1950  
Emerson Edwin 3/5/1914-4/6/1998  
Emerson Nels 1886-1957  
Emerson Nettie 1893-1979  
Emerson Raymond 9/2/1915-3/14/1991  
Engum Bernice 9/5/30  
Engum Ingrid 4/10/1848-5/13/1932  
Gunderson Ole 1/24/1827-1/14/1918  
Hagen August 1875-1964  
Hagen Emma T. 1890-1977  
Hagen Johannes 2/8/1856-6/28/1919  
Hagen Mabel 1887-1965  
Hagen Olava 3/21/1853-5/9/1915  
Hagen Otto J. 1898-1977  
Herberg Laura 1904-1988  
Hoyum Martin L. 1917-2000  
Jacobson Iver 1/12/1930-4/9/1939  
Jacobson Lilly 4/12/1899-10/4/1946  
Johnson Evelyn E. 1912-living  
Johnson Gaynor Luellen 3/3/29-5/25/49  
Johnson Harry G. 1897-1975  
Johnson Herman 1865-1986 ???  
Johnson Irene  1910-1971  
Johnson John 6/26/1859-5/27/1909  
Johnson Julia   1869-1970  
Johnson Octavia L. 1907-1997  
Johnson Oscar A. 1905-1972  
Kjensmoe E.J. 6/4/1866-12/25/1911  
Kjensmoe Halvor 1863-1950  
Kjensmoe Maria 1856-1927  
Kjos Karoline Sandberg 1861-1901  
Kjos Tina & Elvin 1908  
Krogh Alma 1882-1938  
Krogh Sidney 1910-1939  
Kromvig Margit A. 11/1/1846-6/23/1897  
Larson Ole 6/2/1816-2/7/1901  
Lind Anna 1911-1984  
Lindberg Anna 1884-1964  
Lindberg Arthur  1907-1964  
Lindberg Arthur C. 1907-1964  
Lindberg Evelyn E. 1916-living  
Lindberg infant twin daughter *** 1914-1916 of Mr & Mrs John Lindberg
Lindberg John  1868-1935  
Lindberg Kajsa 3/23/1841-2/3/1925  
Lindberg Peter  11/19/1842-5/14/1924  
Lindberg Verner G. 1905-1950  
Lindstrom Anna 4/15/1820-11/20/1898  
Lindstrom Brita 12/31/1845-5/20/1889  
Malvig  Laura 1860-1923  
Malvig Bergh Sanford 5/21/25-9/13/79  
Martinson Carl  3/5/1865-8/1/1929  
Martinson Clark 4/23/1884-4/22/1928  
Martinson Kari 6/5/1860-2/6/1934  
Metcalf Lucy Garcelon 1910-1972  
Nyborg Marit 10/5/1826-1/13/1911  
Nyland Albert  1913-1992  
Nyland Grace 1914-living  
Nyland Helmer  1906-1957  
Nyland Ole 1880-1945  
Nyland Oletta 1883-1966  
Olson Aletta 1873-1955  
Olson Amy Isabella 8/24/06-10/3/1914  
Olson Archie 10/21/1910-2/12/1945 WWII Phillipines
Olson baby 1916  
Olson baby 1918  
Olson Hazel 5/16/1916-9/5/1939  
Olson Hildur 10/22/1907-12/3/1940  
Olson Inga Brenna 1894-1933  
Olson Louis 4/23/1868-6/26/1951  
Olson Mary 7/7/1874-1/25/1953  
Olson Milton 1905-1939  
Olson Ole P. 1867-1955  
Olson Peter 7/23/1862-2/14/1946  
Olson Thorbjorn 6/10/1825-12/4/1910  
Orsthus Gjermund 7/21/1857-5/10/1929  
Paulson Christina 1866-1910  
Paulson Clarence 1900  
Paulson Garfield 1898-1909  
Paulson Marit 2/12/1835-11/6/1907 unmarked
Paulson Nickalas 1863-1922  
Paulson Paul O. 8/28/1835-2/10/1919 unmarked
Pedersen Grete 1/8/1839-6/19/1907  
Perry Della 1908-1969  
Perry Percy W. 12/14/1906-10/24/1966  
Perry Ragna 1878-1971  
Peterson Christopher 8/18/1821-1/29/1893  
Peterson Kenneth J. 1/22/17-4/3/94  
Peterson Lulu 1/2/14-11/21/81  
Peterson Margit 12/12/1894-3/16/1977  
Peterson Peter T. 1/29/1890-4/20/1957  
Quigg Borghild 1907-1970  
Rindahl Albert Christian 1893-1894  
Rindahl Andrew J. 9/3/1889-7/13/1980  
Rindahl Arthur J. 3/31/1897-1/13/1958  
Rindahl Carl A. 1/28/1895-10/10/1983  
Rindahl Einar G. 1906-1985  
Rindahl Einar Gilbert 1887-1905  
Rindahl George I. 1910-1994  
Rindahl Helene 1913-1995  
Rindahl Irene B. 5/29/1912-4/8/2001  
Rindahl Johannes E. 5/28/1864-8/22/1943  
Rindahl Leon Christ 3/31/1897-10/6/1918  
Rindahl Lina 1865-1945  
Rindahl Marie O. 1907-1978  
Rindahl Martin R. 12/9/01-6/22/51  
Rindahl Roger Irvin 1937-1942  
Roland Ingvald 10/3/1889-12/31/1958  
Roland Thora 9/3/1889-3/25/1967  
Rouland Ethel 1907-living  
Rouland Ole 1898-1987  
Satran Beret 10/6/1863-7/11/1898  
Satran Carolin 10/5/1881-12/28/1899  
Satran Marit 10/21/1897-10/25/1897  
Satran Peter Olaf 5/3/1889-8/23/1891  
Skeie Aslak N. 11/30/1881-6/22/1903  
Skeie Clara 11/3/1887-4/4/1904  
Skeie Ingeborg 4/20/1851-12/27/1903  
Skeie Neri 1846-1940  
Sorby Andrew   no dates  
Sorby Christian 1864-1940  
Sorby Christopher 1907-1959  
Sorby Christopher 9/21/1820-5/11/1888  
Sorby Hans 5/11/1852-7/25/1915  
Sorby Hansine 5/31/1824-2/21/1903  
Sorby Irene 1913-1978  
Sorby Mable 1910-1979  
Sorby Manetta 1884-1969  
Sorby Melvin 1906-1964  
Sorby Olaus 1860-1942  
Sorby Selma 1914-1992  
Sorenson Delmer F. 6/6/09-4/30/96  
Sorenson Evelyn V. 2/3/16-living  
Sperhaugen Lars P. 9/17/1891-3/28/1963  
Sperhaugen Ludvig 8/16/1887-4/12/1960  
Sperhaugen Mattie 6/7/1881-7/28/1975  
Stee Ingrid 1873-1947  
Stee Ivar 1876-1976  
Swenson Ingaberg 11/25/1821-8/21/1893  
Thorson Arthur R. 1/16/01-11/23/66  
Thorssen Anna 4/25/1872-6/12/1949  
Thorssen Axel C. 3/31/1865-4/9/1929  
Thorssen Carl A. 1/6/1824-10/15/1913  
Thorssen Elliot Winston 11/26/39-4/14/94  
Thorssen Emma  1916-1984  
Thorssen Emma I. 6/27/1875-8/21/1959  
Thorssen Ernest W. 1903-1977  
Thorssen Esther E. 1905-2003  
Thorssen Maybelle P. 1906-2001  
Thorssen Robert W. 1897-1989  
Thorssen Sven R. 6/7/1858-11/12/1933  
Thorssen Victor 1907-1988  
Thorssen Victor E. 6/7/1867-6/28/1957  
Tonneson John Arthur S. 2/16/1894-5/28/1895  
Tonneson Tonnes A. 9/12/1828-9/13/1901  

 

 

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