Farm Horizons, May 2000

McLeod County century farms

Note: The year in parenthesis is the year of original ownership by a member of that family.

1976

Mrs. Abby Lauzer Andrews, St. Paul; James G. Baird, Winsted; Lowell and Margie Block, Hutchinson; Oreland and Elizabeth Christensen, Hutchinson; Albert Englemann, Norwood; Curtis and Glodye Halvorson, Lester Prairie; Gerald Hochsprung, Brownton; Edwin and Leona Karg, Hutchinson; Fred and Joyce Kuehl, Hutchinson; Victor and Esther Nagel, Arlington; Mr. and Mrs. Dean Oleson, Hutchinson; Henry Otto, Lester Prairie; Maynard Rannow, Glencoe; Norbert A. and Bertha Rusch, Hutchinson; Fred Zavoral, Hutchinson.

1977

William and Mabel Franke, Plato (1872); Ardin Kruschke, Lester Prairie (1876); M. Austin Otto, Lester Prairie (1857); Casten Proehl, Glencoe (1857); Helen Schauer, Silver Lake (1869); Lloyd Spiering, Brownton (1874); Hillard Stapel, Lester Prairie (1874); Harry Templin, Jr., Plato (1876); Howard, Marie and James Wanous, Hutchinson (1862).

1978

Mrs. Jan Bents, Stewart (1877); Ernie and Helen Bullert, Glencoe (1877); Elmer Graupmann, Plato (1878); Irving Korista, Silver Lake (1878); George Pishney, Silver Lake (1876); Clifford Reintz, Hamburg (1873); Verna Tewes, Hutchinson (1868); Jerald Wendlandt, Brownton (1862).

1979

Herald and Beatrice Urban Barton, Silver Lake (1862); Henry F. Hausladen, New Germany (1868); Henry G. Poshek, Silver Lake (1878); Richard and Marjorie Stockman, Plato (1872); Glenn C. Tews, Hutchinson (1879).

1980

May Ann Forcier, Glencoe (1877); Wilbert Herman Moenke, Lester Prairie (1874); Edwin J. and Anna J. Seefeldt, Lester Prairie (1871); Dominic Yurek, Silver Lake (1878).

1981

Kevin Cohrs, Glencoe (1881); Orville Foust, Lester Prairie (1880); Gordon Jungclaus, Brownton (1866); Ronald R. Makovsky, Silver Lake (1869); David Mickolichek, Silver Lake (1874); Ernst C. Neske, Glencoe (1873); Leonard Newcomb, Brownton (1881); Arnold and Mildred Thalmann, Plato (1877); Joseph Rozeske, Silver Lake (1881); Thomas Ulrich, Hutchinson (1864); Otto J. and Ramona Wosmek (1862).

1982

George Beihoffer, Glencoe (1863); Raymond Bruckschen, Glencoe (1881); Norman Dose, Plato (1880); Veryl W. Jungclaus, Glencoe (1871); Donald Kenning, Hutchinson (1871); James Lindeman, Brownton (1880); Charlotte Navratil, Silver Lake (1862); Fred Plihal, Hutchinson (1882); Ortwin C. Schmidt, New Germany (1873); Simon and Dolores Shimanski, Silver Lake (1879); James G. Suchomel, Jr., Brownton (1882); Harold Tews, Hutchinson (1864); Merlyn H. and Betty L. Wanous, Excelsior (1876); Fred F. Zavaral, Hutchinson (1870).

1983

LeRoy H. Brelje, Glencoe (1878); Willard and Mildred Bullert, Brownton (1883); Leland F. Duehn, Brownton (1883); Elsie Hardy Evans, Hutchinson (1870); William J. Hlavka, Sr., Silver Lake (1877); Arthur Husske, Brownton (1882); Frank J. Jerabek, Hutchinson (1883); Robert Keie, Brownton (1883); Charles Draeger, Brownton (1883); Victor Kuhlmann, Lester Prairie (1880); Larry D. Michaletz, Lester Prairie (1881); Harvey and Leon Pesina, Glencoe (1869); Dale E. Peters, Brownton (1862); Peter Schermann, Sr., Winsted (1883); Ellsworth Schiro, Brownton (1879); Harold Schramm, Plato (1882); Esther W. Schuft and Alice H. Ward, Brownton (1880).

1984

Ernest E. and Lorene L. Alsleben, Glencoe (1873); Roger Dostal, Hutchinson (1883); Wallace D. Duehn, Brownton (1883); Robert H. Filk, Hutchinson (1880); Royal J. "Jim" and Margaret Knutson, Hutchinson (1884); Martin and Dorothy Lindeman, Brownton (1873); Ralph L. Picha, Glencoe (1877); Leonard and Bernida Uecker, Brownton (1877); Herbert Wendlandt, Gaylord (1875).

1985

Kenneth W. Bebo, Lester Prairie (1869); Roger Behning, Lester Prairie (1878); Ernst and Ruth Brinkman, Glencoe (1880); Orlin W. Dammann, Norwood (1885); John Engelsmeier, Brownton (1885); Stanley and Jean Ewald, Brownton (1884); Stella M. Bell Field and Guy W. Field, Hutchinson (1876); Kenneth Norman Fredrickson, Hutchinson (1885); Roman Francis Heimerl, Lester Prairie (1883); Henry H. Henkelmann, Jr., Glencoe (1870); Orville Hoernemann, Plato (1871); Harvey and Fem Hoff, Hutchinson (1872); Edythe Huser, Lester Prairie (1868); Mrs. Elsie A. Johnson, Hutchinson (1884).

Ardin T. Kruschke, Lester Prairie (1876); Ronald R. Lustman, Glencoe (1881); Loren H. Mackenthun, Glencoe (1881); David Ondracek, Hutchinson (1881); Lenora Pokorny, Silver Lake (1881); Theodore and Geraldine Popelka, Glencoe (1866); Ronald J. Pulkrabek, Glencoe (1877); Nathan L. Schmalz, Lester Prairie (1860); Raymond A. and Lois A. Schmeling, Hutchinson (1871); Edwin Schuette Estate, Plato (1885); Howard and Beatrice Schuette, Plato (1870); Aaron G. and Lillian Stapel, Lester Prairie (1874); Lawrence Wendorff, Hutchinson (1878); Dennis and Sharon Zumhofe, Hamburg (1861).

1986

John W. and Otto A. Droege, Plato (1880); Martin E. Duesterhoeft, Stewart (1883); Joseph Fasching, Winsted (1883); Edward B. Lester, Lester Prairie (1869); Arnold Edwin Proehl, Winthrop (1879); Arthur N. Picha, Hutchinson (1886); Ervin E. Seller, Hutchinson (1875); Leonard Tewes, Hutchinson (1886).

1987

Eugene Gordon Hemerick, Silver Lake (1886); Orville John Lipke, Stewart (1887); Donald and Harriet Otto, Hutchinson (1884); Marvin and Orvilla Prehn, Plato (1886); Randy and Bonnie Rehmann, Lester Prairie (1886); Clarence Armin W. Seemann, Lester Prairie (1887); Elmer F. Starry, Glencoe (1876); Raleigh and Lucille Yukel, Silver Lake (1886); Estate of Josephine Zrust, Silver Lake (1874).

1988

Hillard Boltmann, Glencoe (1885); Roger E. and Patricia Fimon, Hutchinson (1888); Hubert and Judith Haekenkamp, Winsted (1886); Elwin and Cora Karstens, Brownton (1888); Clem and Laverna Mackenthun, Brownton (1887); Dennis and Margaret Nelson, Glencoe (1888).

1989

Conrad and Laura Karg, Stewart (1889); William and Alta Mae Krant, Lester Prairie (1889); Edwin and Dorothy LaMott, Silver Lake (1870); Raymond Mrkvicka, Silver Lake (1876); Walter and Cary Plamann, Hutchinson (1889); Earl and Eleanor Polifka, Glencoe (1874); Shirley (Neumann); Quast, Winsted (1889); Marvin and Irene Sprengeler, Plato (1883); Franklin and Rita Stevens, Hutchinson (1888); Frank and Theodora Stifter, Winsted (1880); Leonard and Elva Winterfeldt, Brownton (1886).

1990

Maynard and Geraldine Grenke, Glencoe (1890); Kenneth and Colleen Kaczmarek, Silver Lake (1882); Kenneth and Shirley Krienke, Glencoe (1877); Marvin and Marietta Neumann, Silver Lake (1890); Ronald and Carole Radunz, Hutchinson (1879).

1991

Virgil and Yvonne Gehrke, Stewart (1888); Fred and Janet Luedtke, Hutchinson (1891); Lynn and Pat Mackedanz, Hutchinson (1891); Charles Osmek, Glencoe (1890).

1992

O.C. Muriel Arthmann, Hutchinson (1880); Louis J. Nowak, Jr. and Yvonne A. Nowak, Silver Lake (1891); Richard, Charles and Randall Peik, Brownton (1884); Adrian Peterson, Brownton (1887); Frederick and Marilyn Schmidt, Hutchinson (1864); Emily and Margaret Sopkowiak, Silver Lake (1875); Henry Jr. and Shirley Vorlicek, Silver Lake (1891).

1993

Kendall and Marian Schultz, Lester Prairie (1884); Elmer and Esther Wendorff, Hutchinson (1870).

1994

Arnold and Allen Brelje, Glencoe (1888); Neal and Cynthia Dossett, Lester Prairie (1891); Edward and Carol Dammann, Lester Prairie (1891); Vernon and Edna Ide, Glencoe (1894).

1995

Merrill and Delores Gehrke, Brownton (1890); Harold Severson, Lester Prairie (1865).

1996

Wayne L. Micka, Hutchinson (1883); Warren H. Peters, Hutchinson (1896); Myron and Yvonne Piker, Hutchinson (1880); Douglas and Pat Schmidt, Plato (1887).

1997

Gregg Brinkman, Glencoe (1897); Elmer and Myrtle Maass, Brownton (1897); Lloyd and LaVon Sifferath, Stewart (1890); Wilton and Betty Stuedemann and Sons, Plato (1896); DuWayne and Gloria Woller, Stewart (1897).

1998

Gerald Zeik, Hutchinson (1869); Ray and June Adamek, Hutchinson (1897); Becker Estate, Brownton (1888); Robert and Marjorie Streich, Stewart (1898); Frank and Georgia Forcier, Stewart (1878); Florence Amelia Reiner, Stewart (1897); Zella Rettman, Hutchinson (1898); Don J. Miller, Plato (1884).

1999

Albert and Mary Jo Ardolf, Silver Lake (1880); Ralph and Laurine Rauch, Hutchinson (1892).

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