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Aitkin County, Minnesota

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  • Hugo Räisänen (1902 - 1976)
  • Kreeta Liisa Laukkanen (1877 - 1941)
    Kurikka - rippikirja, 1872-1882 (MKO42-69) > Sivu 683 635: sivu ???: Piirtto.Komsi torp.; SSHY: / Viitattu 16.5.2021
  • Wilho (Wilhelm) Laurinpoika Laukkanen (1879 - 1968)
    Pielavesi syntyneet 1876-1879 (MKO64-68 I Ca:14) Sivu 104 kesäkuu ; SSHY / Viitattu 20.03.2022 "Massachusetts, Boston Passenger Lists, 1891-1943", database with images, FamilySearch ( : 22 January 202...
  • Charles Larson (1880 - 1945)
    Lastenkirjassa: Kiuruvesi > lastenkirja, 1881-1890 > 385: Luupuvesi 6Amerikassa täysihoidossa Wille Laukkasen perhessä, jossa myös hänen tuleva vaimonsa asui: "United States Census, 1910," database wi...
  • Aali Maria Larson, Kosonen (1895 - 1986)
    Muutto Amerikaan: "New York Passenger Arrival Lists (Ellis Island), 1892-1924," database with images, FamilySearch ( : 26 January 2018), Roll 1147, vol 2520-2522, 25 Sep 1908 > image 408 of 1285; citin...

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History

Aitkin County was established in 1857 as Aiken County. The current spelling was adopted in 1872. It was named for William Alexander Aitken, a fur trader for the American Fur Company, under John Jacob Astor. Aiken County originally consisted of the 17 townships closest to Mille Lacs Lake. It was organized in 1871.

Adjacent Counties

For a complete list of Townships & Communities, please see Wikipedia.

Cities

  • Aitkin
  • Hill City
  • McGrath
  • McGregor
  • Palisade
  • Tamarack

Part of the Mille Lacs Indian Reservation is in the county.

Links

Wikipedia

Rice Lake National Wildlife Refuge

National Register of Historic Places

Genealogy Trails

MN GenWeb

Aitkin County Historical Society