Place:Kittson, Minnesota, United States

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Kittson County is a county located in the State of Minnesota, United States. It is named after Canadian fur trader and railroad entrepreneur Norman Kittson. As of the 2010 census, the population was 4,552. Skull Lake is Kittson County's only natural lake. Lake Bronson, for which the city of Lake Bronson takes its name, is man-made. Its county seat is Hallock.

The county was officially organized on February 25, 1879, having been part of the Pembina District prior to that time. The county also included the western portion of what is now Roseau County until 1894. It is south from the Canadian border of Manitoba.

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Timeline

Date Event Source
1850 First census Source:Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790-1990
1877 Birth records recorded Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1878 County formed Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1879 Land records recorded Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1881 Marriage records recorded Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1897 Court records recorded Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1899 Probate records recorded Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1900 No significant boundary changes after this year Source:Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790-1990

Population History

source: Source:Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790-1990
Census Year Population
1850 1,134
1860 1,612
1870 64
1880 905
1890 5,387
1900 7,889
1910 9,669
1920 10,638
1930 9,688
1940 10,717
1950 9,649
1960 8,343
1970 6,853
1980 6,672
1990 5,767

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External links

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