Cross Lake Church
Queen Township, Section 27, Polk County, MN
(Newer Location)

The Cross Lake congregation was organized November 22, 1885, as the Norwegian Evangelical Lutheran Congregation Church. The early members were: Anton Olson, Ira Jacobs, Hans J. Rone, Halvor Halvorson an Ole O. Gropen, P.L. Jesness, Johannes Lade and Gulik Iverson.  The first pastor was the Rev. Nicolai Heierman.

The first church was built in 1898, and in 1912 the church was moved was moved to Section 27 of Queen Twp. It's postal address was Lengby. The church closed about 1981, and the church building removed.

Associated Cemeteries:

Old Cross Lake Cemetery

Newer Cross Lake Cemetery


Photos of a memorial to Cross Lake Church, located at the new Cross Lake Cemetery.

New Cross Lake Cemetery

New Cross Lake Cemetery


Posted 2002
Updated March 7, 2015

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