St. Louis County Minnesota Volunteer Lookups

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These people have generously volunteered to do limited lookups to help you with your St. Louis County MN ancestors:

* - volunteers were emailed and email addresses were correct - Sept. 21, 2003

  • *Anna - Minnesota Mining Accidents, 1900-1920, and Mining Deaths, 1889-1990. It's basically an index, which can include: name, accident or death, date, mine, nationality, age, marital status, number of children and source. Since the data came from various sources, not al elements my be included in the citation. Also some names include name changes (i.e., Palamaki/Maki)
  • *Håkan Bergström - I'm willing to do look-ups in the Swedish so called Emigranten CD with 1,4 million Swedes (and a few Finns) who emigrated from Sweden. The CD in some cases covers emigration up to 1951. Please be as detailed as possible with the info you have; full name, year of birth, year of emigration, alternative spellings or surnames, from what part of Sweden, first destination in the US  etc. etc. 
  • * Jim Dewar has the book Early Loggers in Minnesota - Vol. II by J.C. Ryan. It was published by the Minnesota Timber Producers Association. The booklet covers loggers from 1900 to 1941, with most of the coverage during the CCC years of 1933-1941. About 135 names have been catalogued.
  • *Ellen Davis Freeberg has the following yearbooks and would be willing to do look-ups: Lincoln Jr. High: '64-'65; '65-'66; and '66-'67 Denfeld High School: '49; '67-'68; '68-'69; and '69-'70
  • *Pat - Federal Census Lookups - I have access to all the years on line, starting with the first census year taken 1790?, 1800-1930, except of course the 1890 census 
  • *Suzanne Harris - History of Palestine Lodge #79 (Masonic Lodge), Duluth, MN 1869 to 1895 Dated Feb 23, 1895. There are approx. 600 names that I have alpha. view the member list online if your ancestor is listed and has a * by their name I will copy the photo and send it to you!
  • *Suzanne Harris - I will do lookups in the book - Recollections of Early Days in Duluth by Jerome E. Cooley. I have had the book for awhile but there was no index and I just finished making one. There are about 350 names listed. The book was printed in 1925 and has information back to about 1860. 
  • *Suzanne Harris - I have the History of the Keystone Lodge, Duluth, MN. It goes from member No 1 in 1871 to member no 750 in 1908. Will do lookups - Picture list  
  • Sharyn Herian - I have Duluth City Directories with HANSON listings ONLY for 1894, 1897, 1900, 1904, 1905, and 1906 and can look up requests from other HANSON researchers.
  • *Barbara Pond Caudle - I own a copy of the Polk's 1942 Duluth City Directory. I would be happy to do free look ups. 
  • *Anita Serrano - Iron Range Obituary Lookups
  • *Twiggy - 1930 Polk's Duluth City Directory 
  • *Twiggy - Obit Lookup for St. Louis County, MN
  • *Shirley Solem - 1944 Polk's Duluth City Directory
  • *Shirley Solem - 1955 Polk's Duluth City Directory
  • *Shirley Solem - 1860 St. Louis County Minnesota Census
  • *Shirley Solem - Minnesota Geographic Names - Their Origin and Historic Significance by Warren Upham
  • *Shirley Solem - 1949, 1953 Duluth Telephone Books (Includes Proctor, Cotton, Alborn and Kelsey)
  • *Judy Stickney - Range Obituary Lookups
  • *Barb Werner - Duluth Central High School Yearbooks: 1896, 1901, 1903 (includes baby picture of each graduate), 1905, 1908, 1909, 1910,1911, 1912, 1913, 1915, 1916, 1917, 1918, 1919, 1920, 1921, 1922, 1923, 1925, 1926, 1927, 1928, 1929, 1931, 1934, 1936, 1939, 1943 and 1945- If I find an ancestor, I can copy their picture and send. Please indicate an approximate year that the student would have graduated. I get many requests asking to search for their family name through all of my books. I just do not have the time for that. 
  • *Barb Werner - Minnesota in the Spanish-American War and the Philippine Insurrection by Franklin F. Holbrook: Look-ups in this book will usually show what unit he participated in, how old he was at the time, where he was born, where he resides, where he enrolled, when he was sick, what rank he held and when he mustered out.
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  • *If you own or have access to any St. Louis County genealogical information or reference material and are willing to do limited lookups please consider volunteering. Jan Cortez

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