Place:Lac qui Parle, Minnesota, United States

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Lac qui Parle is the name of both a former and current county in Minnesota.

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Former County

The 1870 census area of old Lac qui Parle County was in Pierce in 1860 and in Swift and Chippewa in 1880. The current Lac qui Parle County was created in 1871 and does not include any of the earlier Lac qui Parle County.

Timeline

Date Event Source
1862 County formed Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1870 First census 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
1870 145

Current County

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Lac qui Parle County is a county located in the U.S. state of Minnesota. As of the 2010 census, the population was 7,259. Its county seat is Madison. The name of the county is French for "lake which speaks". A March 2011 study by the University of Wisconsin and the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation ranked Lac qui Parle County the healthiest county in Minnesota.

Timeline

Date Event Source
1868 Probate records recorded Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1871 County formed Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1871 Land records recorded Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1872 Birth records recorded Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1872 Marriage records recorded Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1880 First census Source:Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790-1990
1880 No significant boundary changes after this year Source:Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790-1990
1885 Court records recorded Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources

Population History

source: Source:Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790-1990
Census Year Population
1880 4,891
1890 10,382
1900 14,289
1910 15,435
1920 15,554
1930 15,398
1940 15,509
1950 14,545
1960 13,330
1970 11,164
1980 10,592
1990 8,924

Note: The 1870 census area of old Lac qui Parle County was in Pierce in 1860 and in Swift and Chippewa in 1880. The current Lac qui Parle County was created in 1871 and does not include any of the earlier Lac qui Parle County.

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External links

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