The Mapleton Colony, Part 1: The New York Group

Author: 
Audrey Annis
Issue Date: 
March 1985

Explores why and how a large group of New Yorkers with Scottish and English surnames immigrated to the wilds of southern Minnesota in 1856.

Key Word Search Terms: 
Murphy, Fergueson, Wessels, Taylor, Fletcher, Maple River, Lura Lake, Highland, Simmons, DeWolf, City Belle, Reveille, Rapidan, Lyra, Haynes, Cornell, Mund, Corp, Roberts
Decade: 
1980-1989