1885 Minnesota Census Statistics
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1885 Minnesota Census
The following shows the 1885 Minnesota census population count
for Rock county by area.
The Post Office, listed in the census for each area, is shown in parenthesis.
|Battle Plain Township (Edgerton)||157||Village of Lu Verne (Lu Verne)||1,346|
|Beaver Creek Township (Beaver Creek)||551||Magnolia Township (Lu Verne)||242|
|Beaver Creek Village (Beaver Creek)||165||Martin Township (Beaver Creek)||743|
|Clinton Township (Lu Verne)||328||Mound Township (Lu Verne)||256|
|Denver Township (Edgerton)||231||Rose Dell Township (Pipestone)||210|
|Kanaranzi Township (Ash Creek)||236||Springwater Township (Lu Verne)||243|
|Lu Verne Township (Lu Verne)||316||Vienna Township (Lu Verne)||215|
According to the book "Minnesota Geographic Names" by Warren Upham, the name for the township and village of Luverne was originally spelled Lu Verne. The latter spelling was used in the 1885 Minnesota Census.
Edgerton and Pipestone are in Pipestone county.
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