Were the Grabow family from Milbank possibly connected to the Grabow family that settled in Renville Co., MN?
Friedrich Herman Grabow, b. Feb. 3, 1858 in GER, m. Emilie Zink, b. Jan. 27, 1865 at Sittnow, Flatow, GER, m. May 22, 1885 in Renville Co., MN. Children: Fred, Infant, Emilia, Martha, Otto, Rudolph, Ida, Albert, Gustav, (m. Helen Butenhoff), Bertha, Amanda, Olga,
Friedrich Herman was the son of Gottfried Grabow, b. Nov. 22, 1821 in Gross Schwent, West Prussia, and d. Aug. 2, 1890, bur. at Bethany Cem. in Renville co., MN, m. to Caroline Krueger, b. Oct. 1, 1831 at Grossbutzig, GER, and d. on May 1, 1921, bur. at Bethany Cem., also. They were the parents of: John G. (m. Augusta Bratsch), Friedrich Herman, (mentioned above), Emilie (Mrs. Frederick Roschild), August Henry (m. Louise Wohlman), Gustav A. (m. Emilia Lentz), and Henry W. (m. Ida Pankow),
Information was gleaned from the Renville County History book, and their historical society may be able to send you a copy of the article where the family is mentioned.