1885 Minnesota Census Statistics
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1885 Minnesota Census
Population Count
Yellow Medicine County

The following shows the 1885 Minnesota census population count for Yellow Medicine county by area.
The Post Office, listed in the census for each area, is shown in parenthesis.

Area Count   Area Count
Burton Township  (Porter) 187 Omro Township  (Saint Leo) 214
Village of Canby  (Canby) 450 Oshkosh Township  (Canby) 281
Echo Township  (Echo) 143 Otis Township  (Granite Falls) 758
Florida Township  (Canby) 206 Posen Township  (Wood Lake) 204
Fortier Township  (Canby) 142 Sannes Township  (Silliard) 625
Friendship Township  (Clarkfield) 266 Sioux Agency Township  (Yellow Medicine) 278
Hammer Township  (Canby) 301 Stony Run Township  (Granite Falls) 738
Hazel Run Township  (Hazel Run) 196 Swede Prairie Township  (Minnesota) 236
Lisbon Township  (Montevideo) 630 Tyro Township  (Clarkfield) 189
Minnesota Falls Township  (Granite Falls) 316 Wergeland Township  (Canby) 350
Norman Township  (Canby) 362 Wood Lake Township  (Wood Lake) 401
Normania Township  (Stavanger) 390    

County Total 7,863


Granite Falls is in Chippewa county.
Sandnes Township was spelled Sannes in the 1885 census schedules.

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