Albert Lea/Freeborn Branch

congregation #482378

created 2015-08-18 by daniel m. kelty
entity type: Branch
assertion #3732423 by daniel m. kelty on 2015-08-18: confidence 0%.
name: Albert Lea Branch
assertion #3732420 by daniel m. kelty on 2017-05-03: confidence 50%.
name: Freeborn County Branch
assertion #4002334 by mpra on 2017-05-03: confidence 50%.
started: 1875
assertion #3732419 by daniel m. kelty on 2017-05-03: confidence 80%.
ended: about 1877
assertion #3746419 by daniel m. kelty on 2017-05-03: confidence 80%.
description: Probably Minnesota's first LDS branch, organized by Bengt P. Wulffenstein. it was a handful of new saints in Freeborn County, but before long, the members immigrated to Utah.
assertion #3732421 by daniel m. kelty on 2017-05-03: confidence 0%.
religion: LDS
assertion #3732422 by daniel m. kelty on 2015-08-18: confidence 0%.
location: Freeborn County, Minnesota, United States
assertion #3714378 by daniel m. kelty on 2015-08-18: confidence 100%.
location: 43°39'11"N, 93°23'0"W
assertion #3720396 by daniel m. kelty on 2017-05-03: confidence 0%.
part of: Minnesota Conference
assertion #4002382 by mpra on 2017-05-04: confidence 50%.
see also: Willes 1990 (fragment: p.41)
assertion #3711378 by daniel m. kelty on 2017-05-03: confidence 100%.
see also: DN (fragment: V.24 #45 (December 8 1875) p.2)
assertion #4002256 by mpra on 2017-05-02: confidence 100%. Letter from B.P. Wulffenstein, 15 November 1875, mentioning the branch being organized
see also: DN (fragment: DN V.26 #28 (August 15 1877) p.447)
assertion #4002335 by mpra on 2017-05-03: confidence 100%. Letter from B.P. Wulffenstein, July 15 1877, mentioning recently visiting "the saints in Albert Lea"