Beginning March 2nd, 2020 the Mailing Lists functionality on RootsWeb will be discontinued. Users will no longer be able to send outgoing emails or accept incoming emails. Additionally, administration tools will no longer be available to list administrators and mailing lists will be put into an archival state.
Administrators may save the emails in their list prior to March 2nd. After that, mailing list archives will remain available and searchable on RootsWeb
I need copies of the following newspaper items:
"Fort Dodge Messenger Semi Weekly", 18-Oct-1895, page 3, death of Mrs. B.
"Fort Dodge Messenger Semi Weekly", 7-Aug-1896, page 2, family news of B.
"Fort Dodge Chronicle", 30-Jan-1906, page 3, will and estate of Mary F.
"Fort Dodge Chronicle, 6-Feb-1906, page 3, will and estate of Mary F.
Can anyone help me with this, or tell me how to get copies of these
YOU'RE PAYING TOO MUCH FOR THE INTERNET!
Juno now offers FREE Internet Access!
Try it today - there's no risk! For your FREE software, visit:
Dear List Members:
I have a picture marked "Gypsum Mine" [Plymouth Gypsum Mines in Fort Dodge,
Iowa]. In my grandmother's handwriting, she has listed : Old John Pride,
Kolb, Hugo Johnson, ?, John Heller, Grandpa [C.J.] Engles, Oscar Johnson,
Pete Johnson, Jack Johnson, Hugo -Pete Haglund, Richard Holm, Eddie Bockert
[?spelling], Ed Stanton, Billy Hoagland, William Heller, Walt Fredricks,
Andrew Peterson, Bill Nobel, Chris Heller, ____ Harvey, Tomm Klinston, Mic
Jones, Bill Johnson, Bessie Minton, Pete Hagland, Joe Resheck. Note cable
cars in rear. Mine timber cuttings foreground.
The picture would have been taken pre 1911 [my great-grandfather died at a
result of a dynamite explosion.
It is difficult to make out the people, but still possible. If anyone is
interested in a copy of the picture, I believe I have scanned it.
I was reading your posting and the name Hadlund caught my attention. Out of
curiosity, I looked up Hadlund in the Webster County telephone book. There
are no Hadlunds listed but there are seven  Haglunds listed throughout
Webster. There are multiple Petersons.
----- Original Message -----
Sent: Monday, June 19, 2000 7:35 PM
Subject: IAWEBSTE-D Digest V00 #23
A couple of weeks ago, a kind person from the Sweden mailing list sent me a
letter stating that the 1870 Iowa Census had a listing for a Hadlund family
who was living in Webster County at that time. There were no first names
given, just initials:
JM, 46 born in Sweden. He was a farmer;
AC, 43, also born in Sweden;
M, 18, b. Illinois;
E, 14, b. Iowa;
J, 11, b. Iowa;
I, 9, b. Iowa;
A, 2, b. Iowa.
I was wondering if any members of the family still live in the area. My
great-great grandparents are John Elison Hadlund and Mary Katherine Peterson.
Council Bluffs, Iowa