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Section 26 of Knute Township, Polk County, Minnesota

The Gosen Church and Cemetery are located in SE 1/4 of Section 26 in Knute Township. "The First Church of the Thirteen Towns. It was organized in 1884 and given the name "Den Norsk Evangeliske Lutherske Gosen Menighed i Polk County, Minnesota."

See the available information regarding the Gosen Cemetery on the Gosen Cemetery page.

A story about Rev. Nicolai Heierman

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Gosen Church, Knute Township

Picture taken 2002 - courtesy of LeRoy Mjovig, submitted January 2003

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Gosen Church, Knute Township - picture of exterior, taken in 1953 - submitted by LeRoy Mjovig, July 2003

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Gosen Church Interior
Picture taken 1953

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Thank you to Marie Chaffee-Solberg for submitting this information about Churches in this area with permission of the Winger Historical Association - August 2003

Posted 2002 -- Copyright 2002-2015 MNGenWeb
Updated Nov. 2003
Updated March 2015, K. Kittleson