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Biographical sketches of old settlers and prominent people of Wisconsin

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Published by Huffman & Hyer in Waterloo, Wis .
Written in English

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History of northern Wisconsin, containing an account of its settlement, growth, development, and resources; an extensive sketch of its counties, cities, towns and villages, their improvements, industries, manufactories; biographical sketches, portraits of prominent men and early settlers; views of county seats, etc.

Biographical Sketches of Hundreds of Prominent Old Settlers and Representative Citizens of Central and Northern Minnesota G.A. Ogle & Company, - Minnesota - pages 0 Reviews. Portrait and Biographical Album of Fond Du Lac County, Wisconsin: Containing Full Page Portraits and Biographical Sketches of Prominent and Representative Citizens of the County, Together with Portraits and Biographies of All the Governors of the State and of the Presidents of the United States County histories of the "Old Northwest.".

schools and societies, its war record, biographical sketches, portraits of prominent men and early settlers, the whole preceded by a history of Wisconsin, statistics of the state, and an abstract of its laws and constitution and of the Constitution of the United States.

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Containing Biographical Sketches of Prominent and Representative Citizens of the County, Together with Biographies and Portraits of All the Presidents of the United States and the Governors of the State of Wisconsin. Author: Publisher: ISBN: Category: Sheboygan County (Wis.) Page: View: Choose from hundreds of U.S.

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Portrait and biographical record of Waukesha County, Wisconsin, containing biographical sketches of old settlers and representative citizens of the county. (Chicago, Excelsior publishing co., ) (page images at HathiTrust) Filed under: Waupaca County (Wis.) -- Biography.

History of Grant County, Wisconsin Containing An Account of its Settlement, Growth, Development and Resources; An Extensive and Minute Sketch of its Cities, Towns and Villages- Their Improvements, Industries, Manufactories, Churches, Schools and Societies; its War Record, Biographical Sketches, Portraits of Prominent Men and Early Settlers; The Whole Preceded bya History of Wisconsin.

In another edition will be published, and so on till the history of the county is brought up to date, when the different editions will be combined and published in book form. [The biographical sketches that follow are of necessity limited in number under the terms of the contract with the publisher.

This edition is largely experimental. History of La Crosse County, Wisconsin: containing an account of its settlement, growth, development and resources: an extensive and minute sketch of its cities, towns and villages-their improvements, industries, manufactories, churches, schools and societies: its war record, biographical sketches, portraits of prominent men and early.

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containing Portraits and Biographical Sketches of Prominent and Representative Citizens of the County. Chicago: Chapman Brothers,pages The Disappointments and Hardships Endured by Settlers, by Chas. Taylor North-Western Tribune, March 9, The series highlighted the lives of prominent people in Weidman, Isabella County.

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Lawson and Illustrated Atlas of Winnebago County by George A. The Society has an extensive collection of local and county histories for Wisconsin, the United States and Canada, most fromwith rich information on communities and prominent citizens. This is a two-volume history. The first volume is a local history, and the second volume consists of biographical sketches of residents of the county.

The subject of the following biographical sketch is one of the prominent and influential farmers of DeWitt county as well as an old settler. The family on the paternal side is of Welsh descent. Edward Jones the grandfather, was born in Memorial and Biographical Record and Illustrated Compendium of Biography: Containing a Compendium of Local Biography Including Biographical Sketches of Hundreds of Prominent Old Settlers and Representative Citizens of Columbia, Sauk and Adams Counties, Wisconsin by Geo.

Ogle & Co. () Outline sketches of Sauk County by William H. "Containing Sketches of the Cities, Villages and Townships, Educational, Civil, Military and Political History; Portraits of Prominent Citizens and Biographies of Old Settlers and Representative Hen, together with a Full History of Meeker County's Experience During the Famous Indian Massacre of ".

Biographical sketches of old settlers and prominent people of Wisconsin Chippewa County, Wisconsin: past and present: a record of settlement, organization, progress and achievement Collections of the State Historical Society of Wisconsin.

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People and Life. An Examination of the Vietnam Antiwar Movement at Wisconsin State University - La Crosse, / Benjamin Weihrauch. UW-La Crosse Student paper appearing in the Journal of Undergraduate Research volume 5, Black La Crosse, Wisconsin, Settlers, Entrepreneurs & Exodusers / Bruce L.

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He was one of the earliest settlers of Jackson county, Indiana, and died when about eighty-nine years of age, while his wife reached the remarkably old age of ninety-six years.

Their family numbered three children, including: Elias D. Brown, who was a prominent and influential resident of Jackson county, Indiana, and there served as sheriff. Portrait and Biographical Album of Rock County, Wisconsin.

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