Elbow Lake Township

Elbow Lake Township was organized April 3, 1877 and named for the lake by it which was shaped like an arm. Early settlers were J.N. Sanford, H.P. Hansen, Tiedeman H. Burtness, Erick Norgaard, Andrew Norgaard, Anders O. Pikop, Christopher Mobraaten, Lars Mohagen, H.I. Haugen, Andrew Olson, Erick Olson, Knut Syverson and Christopher Torgerson. 
C = Cemeteries. Some cemeteries were established next to a church; some were several miles apart from each other. They are noted by early names.
S = School, noted by District Number.
Section 6:
Cemetery - Hereford
School District # 24
Section 14:
Cemetery – West Elbow Lake
School District # 10
Section 26:
School District # 39
Section 29:
School District # 17
Elbow Lake Township early cemeteries and schools