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Tinkcomville was once a well-known place in Mankato
by Hilda Parks The name James Ray Tinkcom or Tinkcomville may not be familiar, but James Avenue, which now runs parallel to Stoltzman Road, is Tinkcom’s legacy. Tinkcom was born in Mayville, New York in 1821. He began to study medicine but never practiced. On November 10,