Lincoln County Polish Catholic Churches/Cemeteries

Wilno

St. John Cantius Church (founded in 1880)

3069 Kowno St.
Wilno, MN 56142
507-694-1402


The church records are also on permanent loan at the LDS Family History Library in Crystal (film #s 1728361, 1728378, and 1728379).
The phone number for the center is 763-544-2479.

Wilno Church Books/Booklets

The following are available in the Polish section of the Hoffman Research Library at the Minnesota Genealogy Center:

St John Cantius Church Centennial 1883-1983
St. John Cantius, Wilno, MN and Sts Peter and Paul, Ivanhoe, MN – 1995-1996
St. John Cantius, Wilno, MN and Sts Peter and Paul, Ivanhoe, MN – 1996-1997
St. John Cantius Church Centennial History by Jean Guggisberg, Crescent Publishing, 1983, Pages 21-23.

PGS-MN Newsletter Articles

(You will need to scroll down to the page indicated to find the article within the newsletter link)

Newslettertitle/authorpage
Summer 1996Polish Catholic Churches in Minnesota
Part 2: Polish Catholic Churches in the Diocese of New Ulm

by Paul Kulas
(includes charter members and list of St. John Cantius parishioners in the 1880s)
7
 Summer 1997Parishioners of 1900: Church of St. John Cantius, Wilno, MN8

St. John’s Cantius Cemetery

Royal Township, MN


Ivanhoe

Saints Peter and Paul Church

 111 N. Sherwood 
Ivanhoe, MN 56142
507-694-1402

  • The church in Ivanhoe was established in 1900 under the name of Church of St. George
  • It was changed to the Church of Saints Peter and Paul in 1907. 


Church Records

Saints Peter and Paul church records (baptism, marriage and death) are on permanent loan at the LDS Family History Library in Crystal (film #s 1728358 and 1728360). The phone number for the center is 763-544-2479.

Ivanhoe Church Books/Booklets

The following are available in the Polish section of the Hoffman Research Library at the Minnesota Genealogy Center:

St. John Cantius, Wilno, MN and Saints Peter and Paul, Ivanhoe, MN – 1995-1996
St. John Cantius, Wilno, MN and Saints Peter and Paul, Ivanhoe, MN – 1996-1997

PGS-MN Newsletter Article

newslettertitle/authorpage
Fall 1996Polish Catholic Churches in Minnesota
Part 2: Polish Catholic Churches in the Diocese of New Ulm
(continued)
by Paul Kulas
7



Saints Peter and Paul Catholic Cemetery

U.S. 75
Ivanhoe, MN 55142