Early Settlers in Waseca County
Pioneer list submitted by Dan Forrest
Dan's research has identified a number of Telers as early
settlers in Waseca County, shown in red on the map below. His wife's
ancestor, Aslak Knutson Lee, came to America in 1861 from Vinje and spent time
in Wisconsin before settling in Blooming Prairie Township, Waseca County.
Tarald Anonsen Kjile
Ole Engelson Neset
Tarald Jense Offtelie
Halvor and Linge Vetleson
And from Edland ……….
Note from researcher: I got most of these names from church records of
the North Waseca Lutheran Church. Seven of the above were among the founders of
that church which is still in existence today.