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History of Henry County, Illinois: Its Taxpayers And Voters; Containing Also, a Biographical Directory, a Condensed History of the State; Map of the County; a Business Directory…etc. Chicago: H. F. Kett, 1877 https://babel.hathitrust.org/cgi/pt?id=yale.39002053502481.
Preface signed H.F. Kett & Co. says the history relied on a series of historical articles on early settlement of the county, by Dr. A.A. Dunn, editor of the Cambridge Chronicle, in 1858 and 1859.
present membership (1877) is 982, with a Sunday school attendance of 150 children, and a Bible study class of 60 persons.
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Any background on why Swedes went to Henry County then?