Blue Earth County Pioneer Parishes

Winston Grundmeier
Issue Date: 
Winter 2010

The author describes the foundation and building of various denominations of churches by various immigrant groups in Blue Earth County from the 1850s, including Catholic, Lutheran, Methodist, and Calvinist congregations. Also includes a summary of the parish Heritage Center at SS Peter and Paul’s Church by Father Ted Hottinger.

Key Word Search Terms: 
SS Peter and Paul Catholic Church, German immigrants, Welsh immigrants, Churches