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Our Genealogy Helper for Fleece ...

We have a couple of goals for our Gazetteer:

  • That it be a tool that can help us with planning our trips.
  • That it also helps us to understand the community in which our ancestors lived, the community that was part of their daily lives.

By learning about Fleece (and the surrounding area) during the time that our ancestors lived, we hope to have a better understanding of both their community and its relationship to their lifes. We hope that this tool helps to give us an insight into their world.

As we add data and organize our Gazetteer to help with our family research, we will be adding to this, our Genealogical Helper for Fleece. While we don't have information that is specific to any given person or family, we intend to expand our understanding about where and how people lived.

It's still very early in our research, but as we gather more information it will be added to this page.

Neighboring Counties ...

When searching for family records, we have frequently made the mistake of not checking the neighboring counties.

For example, we have great-grandparents who lived in the southeast corner of their home county. During their lives, most doctors and hospitals were in the next county to the east. Almost all of the nearby churches and cemeteries were in the county to the south.

So when searching for records, we had our best success by looking in neighboring counties instead of the county in which they lived:  their home county contained property and probate records; the county to the east contained birth and death records; the county to the south contained their burial records. If we hadn't included the neighboring counties, we would have missed many valuable sources of information.

If you're in a similar situation, we hope that the following information helps.

Fleece is located in Pembina County.

To see how the shape of North Dakota's counties have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.

The following counties adjoin and form the boundaries of Pembina County: Kittson (MN), Cavalier & Walsh.

Below are the counties that are near Fleece. For each of these counties, we show a sample of those communities that are closest to Fleece:

  • Pembina County     (The home county of Fleece)
    • Joliette [Pembina County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Joliette
      • Joliette [Pembina County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<1> to the north of Fleece
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Joliette
    • Bowesmont [Pembina County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bowesmont
      • Bowesmont [Pembina County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<1> to the south of Fleece
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bowesmont
    • Pittsburgh [Pembina County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Pittsburgh
      • Pittsburgh [Pembina County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<1> to the south of Fleece
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pittsburgh
    • Glasston [Pembina County]
    • Hamilton [Pembina County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hamilton have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hamilton
      • Hamilton [Pembina County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<1> to the west of Fleece
      • Estimated population in 2019: 56 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hamilton
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hamilton<2>
    • Drayton [Pembina County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Drayton have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Drayton
      • Drayton [Pembina County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<1> to the south of Fleece
      • Estimated population in 2019: 747 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Drayton
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Drayton<2>
    • Pembina [Pembina County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Pembina have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Pembina
      • Pembina [Pembina County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<1> to the north of Fleece
      • Estimated population in 2019: 544 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pembina
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Pembina<2>
    • Bathgate [Pembina County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bathgate
      • Bathgate [Pembina County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<1> to the northwest of Fleece
      • Estimated population in 2019: 58 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bathgate
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bathgate<2>
    • Saint Thomas [Pembina County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Saint Thomas have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Saint Thomas
      • Saint Thomas [Pembina County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<1> to the southwest of Fleece
      • Estimated population in 2019: 311 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Saint Thomas
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Saint Thomas<2>
    • Huron City [Pembina County] - Historic
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Huron City have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Huron City
      • Huron City [Pembina County] was located 16 miles [25.7 km]<1> to the north of Fleece
    • Cavalier [Pembina County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Cavalier have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Cavalier
      • Cavalier [Pembina County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<1> to the west of Fleece
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,238 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cavalier
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Cavalier<2>
    • Neche [Pembina County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Neche have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Neche
      • Neche [Pembina County] lies 21 miles [33.8 km]<1> to the northwest of Fleece
      • Estimated population in 2019: 343 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Neche
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Neche<2>
    • Canton City [Pembina County]
  • Cavalier County
    • Milton [Cavalier County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Milton
      • Milton [Cavalier County] lies 39 miles [62.8 km]<1> to the west of Fleece
      • Estimated population in 2019: 58 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Milton
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Milton<2>
  • Walsh County
    • Herrick [Walsh County]
    • Cashel [Walsh County] - Historic
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Cashel have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Cashel
      • Cashel [Walsh County] was located 19 miles [30.6 km]<1> to the south of Fleece
    • Auburn [Walsh County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Auburn
      • Auburn [Walsh County] lies 20 miles [32.2 km]<1> to the southwest of Fleece
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Auburn
    • Grafton [Walsh County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Grafton have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Grafton
      • Grafton [Walsh County] lies 25 miles [40.2 km]<1> to the south of Fleece
      • Estimated population in 2019: 4,157 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Grafton
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Grafton<2>
    • Hoople [Walsh County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hoople have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hoople
      • Hoople [Walsh County] lies 25 miles [40.2 km]<1> to the southwest of Fleece
      • Estimated population in 2019: 227 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hoople
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hoople<2>
    • Herriott [Walsh County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Herriott
      • Herriott [Walsh County] lies 29 miles [46.7 km]<1> to the south of Fleece
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Herriott
    • Mandt [Walsh County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mandt
      • Mandt [Walsh County] lies 29 miles [46.7 km]<1> to the southwest of Fleece
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mandt
    • Minto [Walsh County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Minto have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Minto
      • Minto [Walsh County] lies 33 miles [53.1 km]<1> to the south of Fleece
      • Estimated population in 2019: 592 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Minto
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Minto<2>
    • Edinburg [Walsh County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Edinburg have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Edinburg
      • Edinburg [Walsh County] lies 35 miles [56.3 km]<1> to the southwest of Fleece
      • Estimated population in 2019: 181 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Edinburg
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Edinburg<2>
    • Park River [Walsh County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Park River have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Park River
      • Park River [Walsh County] lies 35 miles [56.3 km]<1> to the southwest of Fleece
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,338 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Park River
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Park River<2>
    • Ardoch [Walsh County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Ardoch have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ardoch
      • Ardoch [Walsh County] lies 38 miles [61.2 km]<1> to the south of Fleece
      • Estimated population in 2019: 78 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ardoch
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Ardoch<2>
    • Pisek [Walsh County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Pisek
      • Pisek [Walsh County] lies 38 miles [61.2 km]<1> to the southwest of Fleece
      • Estimated population in 2019: 105 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pisek
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Pisek<2>
    • Forest River [Walsh County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Forest River have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Forest River
      • Forest River [Walsh County] lies 39 miles [62.8 km]<1> to the south of Fleece
      • Estimated population in 2019: 121 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Forest River
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Forest River<2>
  • Kittson County (MN)
    • Hallock [Kittson County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hallock have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hallock
      • Hallock [Kittson County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<1> to the east of Fleece
      • Estimated population in 2019: 921 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hallock
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hallock<2>
    • Humboldt [Kittson County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Humboldt have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Humboldt
      • Humboldt [Kittson County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<1> to the northeast of Fleece
      • Estimated population in 2019: 42 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Humboldt
    • Saint Vincent [Kittson County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Saint Vincent have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Saint Vincent
      • Saint Vincent [Kittson County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<1> to the north of Fleece
      • Estimated population in 2019: 62 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Saint Vincent
    • Kennedy [Kittson County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Kennedy have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Kennedy
      • Kennedy [Kittson County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<1> to the southeast of Fleece
      • Estimated population in 2019: 180 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Kennedy
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Kennedy<2>
    • Noyes [Kittson County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Noyes have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Noyes
      • Noyes [Kittson County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<1> to the north of Fleece
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Noyes
    • Donaldson [Kittson County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Donaldson have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Donaldson
      • Donaldson [Kittson County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<1> to the southeast of Fleece
      • Estimated population in 2019: 40 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Donaldson
    • Lancaster [Kittson County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lancaster have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lancaster
      • Lancaster [Kittson County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<1> to the east of Fleece
      • Estimated population in 2019: 334 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lancaster
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lancaster<2>
    • Lake Bronson [Kittson County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lake Bronson have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lake Bronson
      • Lake Bronson [Kittson County] lies 24 miles [38.6 km]<1> to the east of Fleece
      • Estimated population in 2019: 205 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lake Bronson
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lake Bronson<2>
    • Halma [Kittson County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Halma have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Halma
      • Halma [Kittson County] lies 28 miles [45.1 km]<1> to the east of Fleece
      • Estimated population in 2019: 61 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Halma
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Halma<2>
    • Karlstad [Kittson County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Karlstad have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Karlstad
      • Karlstad [Kittson County] lies 33 miles [53.1 km]<1> to the east of Fleece
      • Estimated population in 2019: 719 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Karlstad
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Karlstad<2>
  • Marshall County (MN)
    • Stephen [Marshall County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Stephen have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Stephen
      • Stephen [Marshall County] lies 26 miles [41.8 km]<1> to the southeast of Fleece
      • Estimated population in 2019: 645 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Stephen
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Stephen<2>
    • Argyle [Marshall County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Argyle have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Argyle
      • Argyle [Marshall County] lies 34 miles [54.7 km]<1> to the southeast of Fleece
      • Estimated population in 2019: 642 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Argyle
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Argyle<2>
    • Oslo [Marshall County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Oslo have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Oslo
      • Oslo [Marshall County] lies 39 miles [62.8 km]<1> to the south of Fleece
      • Estimated population in 2019: 322 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Oslo
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Oslo<2>
    • Strandquist [Marshall County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Strandquist have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Strandquist
      • Strandquist [Marshall County] lies 39 miles [62.8 km]<1> to the southeast of Fleece
      • Estimated population in 2019: 68 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Strandquist
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Strandquist<2>
    • Alvarado [Marshall County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Alvarado have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Alvarado
      • Alvarado [Marshall County] lies 40 miles [64.4 km]<1> to the south of Fleece
      • Estimated population in 2019: 362 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Alvarado

For an expanded list of the communities that are closest to Fleece, see our County-by-County Page for Fleece.

Newspapers Published in Fleece ...

An ongoing effort between the Library of Congress and the National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH) has resulted in the National Digital Newspaper Program (NDNP).

To share their results, the partnership has created the Chronicling America website. The goal of this partnership is to assemble a database about the current and historic newspapers of the United States. This includes a growing collection of scanned images from selected papers. All of it available to the public on their website.

Using information that we've taken from the Chronicling America website, we've identified 64 newspapers that have been published in the area around Fleece.

Although we're unaware of any newspapers that were published in the immediate area of Fleece, there are papers which were published within 39 miles [62.8 km]. A list of those papers, sorted by paper name, can be found on the Extended Newspaper List for Fleece.

Websites to Help With Your Genealogy Research ...

When we do our genealogical research, we first turn to the websites from Cyndi's List, FamilySearch and Genealogy Trails. These websites either offer the information directly or else point to where you can find it. Their information is open to everyone.

To help you get started, the following links will take you to the pages that are relevant to Fleece:

  • Of Special Interest ...
    • The GenDisasters website specializes in newspaper articles about tragedies and disasters. While it makes interesting reading all by itself, it should be of special interest to genealogists and family historians looking for people who were either affected by or directly involved in such tragedies.
    • Stories from Manitoba
    • Stories from Minnesota
    • Stories from North Dakota

Cemeteries Near Fleece ...

Below are cemeteries that are in the vicinity of Fleece.

This is a new section and is likely to have errors. If you find an error, such as a missing cemetery or we have the wrong name, please let us know. If you know of them, we would also appreciate learning about previous or alternate names.

If you need information about a burial or interment, photos, transcripts, how to contact the cemetery or local authorities, please visit our selection of Genealogy Websites (see below).

If not found below, our Cemetery List for Fleece covers a larger area, with the cemeteries listed in alphabetical order.

  • Joliette Cemetery
  • Tabitha Lutheran Cemetery
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Tabitha Lutheran Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Tabitha Lutheran Cemetery
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Tabitha Lutheran Cemetery
  • Evangelical Cemetery
    • The Evangelical Cemetery is located outside and to the north of McArthur.
    • To be more accurate, Evangelical Cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<1> to the north of Fleece.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Evangelical Cemetery
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Evangelical Cemetery
  • Red River Cemetery
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Red River Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Red River Cemetery lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<1> to the southeast of Fleece.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Red River Cemetery
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Red River Cemetery
  • Oak View Catholic Cemetery
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Oak View Catholic Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Oak View Catholic Cemetery lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<1> to the northeast of Fleece.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Oak View Catholic Cemetery
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Oak View Catholic Cemetery
  • Morrison Cemetery
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Morrison Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Morrison Cemetery lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<1> to the northeast of Fleece.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Morrison Cemetery
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Morrison Cemetery
  • Continue List ...
    • Humboldt Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Humboldt Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Humboldt Cemetery lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<1> to the northeast of Fleece.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Humboldt Cemetery
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Humboldt Cemetery
    • Skjeberg Lutheran Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Skjeberg Lutheran Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Skjeberg Lutheran Cemetery lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<1> to the south of Fleece.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Skjeberg Lutheran Cemetery
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Skjeberg Lutheran Cemetery
    • Swanson Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Swanson Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Swanson Cemetery lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<1> to the east of Fleece.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Swanson Cemetery
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Swanson Cemetery
    • Greenwood Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Greenwood Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Greenwood Cemetery lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<1> to the east of Fleece.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Greenwood Cemetery
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Greenwood Cemetery
    • Hamilton Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Hamilton Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Hamilton Cemetery lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<1> to the west of Fleece.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Hamilton Cemetery
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hamilton Cemetery
    • Drayton Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Drayton Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Drayton Cemetery lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<1> to the south of Fleece.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Drayton Cemetery
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Drayton Cemetery
    • Teien Covenant Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Teien Covenant Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Teien Covenant Cemetery lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<1> to the south of Fleece.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Teien Covenant Cemetery
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Teien Covenant Cemetery
    • Lutheran Cemetery
    • St. Thomas Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the St. Thomas Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • St. Thomas Cemetery lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<1> to the southwest of Fleece.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the St. Thomas Cemetery
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on St. Thomas Cemetery

Nearby Communities in 1895 ...

We've built the following list with information that came from an Atlas published by Rand McNally in 1895. The Atlas had details such as the population of the community (which appears to have come from the 1890 Census) and whether there was a post office and/or railroad service available. We also indicate if the community no longer exists and is now historic.<5>

While we didn't find Fleece in the Atlas, the following 1895 communities would have been found near the current location of Fleece.

These communities are listed based on their distance from Fleece, with the one closest to Fleece listed first.

  • Joliette [Pembina County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Joliette
    • Joliette [Pembina County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<1> to the north of Fleece
    • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 36 people
    • From the 1895 Atlas, Joliette had a post office and railroad service
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Joliette
  • Bowesmont [Pembina County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bowesmont
    • Bowesmont [Pembina County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<1> to the south of Fleece
    • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 20 people
    • From the 1895 Atlas, Bowesmont had a post office and railroad service
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bowesmont
  • Mattson [Kittson County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mattson have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mattson
    • Mattson [Kittson County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<1> to the southeast of Fleece
    • From the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, Mattson had a post office and no railroad service
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  • Pittsburgh [Pembina County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Pittsburgh
    • Pittsburgh [Pembina County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<1> to the south of Fleece
    • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 15 people
    • From the 1895 Atlas, Pittsburgh had a post office and no railroad service
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  • Glasston [Pembina County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Glasston
    • Glasston [Pembina County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<1> to the west of Fleece
    • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 137 people
    • From the 1895 Atlas, Glasston had a post office and railroad service
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  • Northcote [Kittson County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Northcote have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Northcote
    • Northcote [Kittson County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<1> to the northeast of Fleece
    • From the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, Northcote had a post office and railroad service
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    • Hamilton [Pembina County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hamilton have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hamilton
      • Hamilton [Pembina County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<1> to the west of Fleece
      • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 257 people
      • Estimated population in 2019: 56 people
      • From the 1895 Atlas, Hamilton had a post office and railroad service
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    • Hallock [Kittson County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hallock have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hallock
      • Hallock [Kittson County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<1> to the east of Fleece
      • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 802 people
      • Estimated population in 2019: 921 people
      • From the 1895 Atlas, Hallock had a post office and railroad service
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hallock<2>
    • Humboldt [Kittson County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Humboldt have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Humboldt
      • Humboldt [Kittson County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<1> to the northeast of Fleece
      • Estimated population in 2019: 42 people
      • From the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, Humboldt had railroad service and no post office
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    • Drayton [Pembina County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Drayton have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Drayton
      • Drayton [Pembina County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<1> to the south of Fleece
      • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 318 people
      • Estimated population in 2019: 747 people
      • From the 1895 Atlas, Drayton had a post office and railroad service
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    • Saint Thomas [Pembina County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Saint Thomas have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Saint Thomas
      • Saint Thomas [Pembina County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<1> to the southwest of Fleece
      • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 477 people
      • Estimated population in 2019: 311 people
      • From the 1895 Atlas, Saint Thomas had a post office and railroad service
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Saint Thomas
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Saint Thomas<2>
    • Saint Vincent [Kittson County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Saint Vincent have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Saint Vincent
      • Saint Vincent [Kittson County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<1> to the north of Fleece
      • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 349 people
      • Estimated population in 2019: 62 people
      • From the 1895 Atlas, Saint Vincent had a post office and railroad service
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Saint Vincent
    • Bathgate [Pembina County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bathgate
      • Bathgate [Pembina County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<1> to the northwest of Fleece
      • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 377 people
      • Estimated population in 2019: 58 people
      • From the 1895 Atlas, Bathgate had a post office and railroad service
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bathgate
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bathgate<2>
    • Pembina [Pembina County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Pembina have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Pembina
      • Pembina [Pembina County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<1> to the north of Fleece
      • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 670 people
      • Estimated population in 2019: 544 people
      • From the 1895 Atlas, Pembina had a post office and railroad service
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pembina
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Pembina<2>
    • Kennedy [Kittson County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Kennedy have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Kennedy
      • Kennedy [Kittson County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<1> to the southeast of Fleece
      • Estimated population in 2019: 180 people
      • From the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, Kennedy had a post office and railroad service
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Kennedy
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Kennedy<2>

We've also created an expanded list of communities that existed in the 1890's and were located in the area around Fleece. See our List of 1890's Communities around Fleece.

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Footnotes ...

<1>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Fleece) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Fleece. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 48.7603, Longitude: -97.2067       In this case, the coordinates for Fleece have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<2>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<3>The location has been supplied by the Geographic Names Information System - which is maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). While these values should be definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.
<4>The Find-a-Grave website is an excellent research tool with information about a cemetery's location and interments. They also offer a forum for their members which can provide additional help. More information about Find-a-Grave can be found on their website: findagrave.com.
<5>We use the term 'Historic' broadly and it generally means that the community no longer exists. However, it can also mean that the community might still exist, but was significantly larger or had a more 'official' existence in the past than it does now. Unfortunately our sources of data have proven to be unreliable. If you can provide us with more specific information about Fleece, please let us know so that we can improve our accuracy.






















 

 

 

 

 


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