Leola Centennial: 1884 – 1984

Leola Centennial Committee, Leola, South Dakota, 1984, 400 pages, Hardcover.



This Leola centennial book includes: "City of Leola History," "Time Revisited" (Picture Section), "Stepping stones," "Memory Newspaper Section," "McPherson County," and sections on the businesses, schools, churches and townships.

The "Family Histories" section includes these family names including many with German-Russian ancestry:  Adam, Albrecht, Artz, Atkinson, Bain, Balliet, Bauer, Becker Bender, Bell, Bendewald, Berlin, Berreth, Berridge, Bieber, Bidwell, Binder, Bishop, Blakeman Bonnet, Bosanko, Brakhage, Brandner, Breitag, Breunig, Broadent, Brosz, Burns, Clayton, Chittick, Conahan, Conlon, Cowherd, Crist, Crompton, Crouch, Dais, Daly, Dexter, Dockter, Duvall, Ehley, Eichelberg, Ehresman, Ettles, Farley, Fauth, Feickert, Feiock, Ferdinand, Fewings, Fisher, Fosler, Freitag, Frost, Fuehrer, Galster, Ganser, Geffre, Gehring, Greiser, Giedt, Gienger, Gill, Gisi, Glaesman, Goebel, Grabowska, Graves, Guffey, Guthmiller, Gutjahr, Haberman, Haefner, Hammrich, Hanks, Hart, Hatlewick, Hauck, Hauffe, Haux, Head, Haeder, Heibel, Henderson, Hepperle, Heupel, Heyd, Hickman, Hilgemann, Hinz, Hoeft, Hoffman, Hohman, Hord, Huber, Jacober, January, Jasmer, Jensky, Jeske, Jessen, Job, Jones, Jundt, Jung, Junge, Kallas, Kamm, Kapp, Kappes, Kaul, Kempf, Kessler, Ketterling, Kiesz, Kindelspire, Kirschman, Kline, Knudson, Koerner, Kohlhoff, Kolb, Koppy, Kranzler, Krause, Krein, Kulm, Kusler, Kutschke, Lacher, LaFontaine, Lammle, Lapka, Lauer, Layton, Lechner, Lebold, Lile, Lindley, Loebs, Lohner, Lowry, Mack, Magee, Mahlke, Maier, Martz, Maule, Mayer, McElhone, MaMannus, McMillin, Mehlhoff, Meidinger, Meyer, Mincks, Morrison, Muhlbeier, Nelson, Nesby, Neuharth, Opp, Ottenbacher, Pade, Pfeifle, Pierce, Pischke, Porter, Potratz, Quarry, Rall,  Rath, Rau, Reimer, Reinecke, Renschler, Rogers, Ronayne, Rott, Rueb, Schaeffer, Schaffer, Schafer, Schaffner, Schaible, Schanzenbach, Schauer, Schill, Schmalz, Schmidt, Schneider, Schock, Schoenfelder, Schuchardt, Schumack, Schumacher, Schwarz, Sears, Serfoss, Shafer, Sieh, Smolnisky, Sperle, Spitzer, Steckler, Steiger, Stephan, Stickel, Stoecker, Stoller, Strohfus, Swanson, Thomas, Thorpe, Tooker, Treftz, Tribble, Tschappat, Turner, Turnwall, Valentine, Vilhauer, Voegele, Wacker, Wagenmann, Wahl, Walth, Wangsness, Warner, Warnick, Weisenburger, Weisser, Weishaar, Wetzel, Wolff, Woodall, Wylie, Yost, Young, Zacher, Zandstra, Zantow, Zelmer, Zenker, Zetterlund.

The Leola House
The Golden Rule Store, 1930
World War I recruits
Leola High School Band – Pirate Day

Leola Centennial:  1884 – 1984

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