What's In A Name

Grace Webb
Issue Date: 
Summer 2013

Describes the origins of the location names in Blue Earth County, including four categories; translations/words from Native Americans, names of people, names of locations, and the natural world. 

Key Word Search Terms: 
Mankato, Decoria, Blue Earth County, Good Thunder, Big Cobb River, Little Cobb River, Amboy, Beauford, Butternut Valley, Cambria, Danville, Le Ray, Vernon Center, Crystal Lake, Cottonwood Lake, Garden City