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Traverse County history

 Traverse County takes its name from Lake Traverse, located just west of Wheaton, which has been the county seat since 1886. Traverse County was organized in 1862 and in 1870 the Homestead Act opened the territory to European immigrants who successfully farmed Traverse County's rich soil.

 Traverse County Recorder
702 2nd Avenue North
Wheaton, MN 56296-1460


Arthur Clifton Croke Dollymount Folsom
Lake Valley Leonardsville Monson Parnell Redpath
Tara Taylor Tintah Walls Windsor

County History Town Histories / Township Map 1882 history
1 Dec 2014
Graceland Cemetery Pleasant Hill Cemetery 1883 Traverse Co. Pensioners
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