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Chisago County

Cemeteries and Memorial Sites of Politicians in Chisago County

Index to Locations

  • Center City Chisago Lake Cemetery
  • Harris Oak Grove Cemetery
  • Lindstrom Fairview Cemetery
  • Wyoming Cedar Hill Cemetery

    Chisago Lake Cemetery
    Center City, Chisago County, Minnesota
    Politicians buried here:
      Albert Berg (1861-1920) — of Center City, Chisago County, Minn.; Warroad, Roseau County, Minn. Born in Center City, Chisago County, Minn., June 25, 1861. Republican. School teacher; farmer; Chisago County Register of Deeds, 1886-94; secretary of state of Minnesota, 1895-1901; member of Minnesota state house of representatives District 63, 1901-02; banker. Lutheran. Swedish ancestry. Died in St. Paul, Ramsey County, Minn., February 13, 1920 (age 58 years, 233 days). Interment at Chisago Lake Cemetery.
      Relatives: Step-son of Israel Jonason (1832-1902); son of Jonas Berg (1828-1863; Union Army, died in service) and Anna Marie (Gummerson) Berg (1835-1925); married, August 3, 1899, to Lillian R. Daly.
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial — Minnesota Legislator record

    Oak Grove Cemetery
    Harris, Chisago County, Minnesota
    Founded 1888
    See also Findagrave page for this location.
    Politicians buried here:
      Peter H. Stolberg (1848-1915) — also known as P. H. Stolberg — of Harris, Chisago County, Minn. Born in Sweden, December 7, 1848. Republican. Lawyer; alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Minnesota, 1904; district judge in Minnesota 18th District, 1910. Died in Pine City, Pine County, Minn., December 21, 1915 (age 67 years, 14 days). Interment at Oak Grove Cemetery.
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial

    Fairview Cemetery
    Lindstrom, Chisago County, Minnesota
    See also Findagrave page for this location.
    Politicians buried here:
      Margaret Andrews (1901-1990) — also known as Margaret Susanna Bringgold; Mrs. R. C. Andrews — of Lindstrom, Chisago County, Minn. Born in Pine Island, Goodhue County, Minn., April 28, 1901. Republican. Lawyer; librarian; secretary of Minnesota Republican Party, 1945-50; delegate to Republican National Convention from Minnesota, 1948, 1952 (alternate). Female. Catholic. Member, American Legion Auxiliary. Died October 1, 1990 (age 89 years, 156 days). Interment at Fairview Cemetery.
      Relatives: Daughter of Jacob A. Bringgold, Jr. and Mary Alice (Finn) Bringgold; married, June 30, 1927, to Raymond Charles Andrews.
      Epitaph: "Wife - Mother"
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial

    Cedar Hill Cemetery
    Wyoming, Chisago County, Minnesota
    Founded 1926
    Politicians buried here:
      Rollin George Johnson (1893-1986) — also known as Rollin G. Johnson — of Forest Lake, Washington County, Minn. Born in Forest Lake, Washington County, Minn., November 11, 1893. Served in the U.S. Army during World War I; lawyer; member of Minnesota state house of representatives District 43, 1925-30, 1935-42; member of Minnesota railroad and warehouse commission, 1943; candidate for justice of Minnesota state supreme court, 1946. Died in San Jose, Santa Clara County, Calif., December 31, 1986 (age 93 years, 50 days). Interment at Cedar Hill Cemetery.
      Relatives: Married, June 24, 1920, to Amelia C. Evens (1895-1992).
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial — Minnesota Legislator record

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