Walsh Heritage Volume Biography – View FREE Online Now
Dedicated to the pioneer men and women of Walsh County, North Dakota,
whose courage and determination brought civilization to the
virgin prairies. They braved the demands and privations of
pioneer life. They changed a wilderness into a land of fertile
farms, industry, and thriving communities, while providing for
the spiritual, physical, educational and social needs of their families.
From them comes the heritage we enjoy today.
It is named in honor of George H. Walsh (1845–1913), a newspaperman and politician in Grand Forks.
Grafton became the county seat in 1881.