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Biographical Records

Extracted from: Wegerslev, C. H. and Thomas Walpole.
Past and Present of Buena Vista County, Iowa.
Chicago:  S. J. Clarke Publishing Co., 1909.
Transcribed by Mary Alice Schwanke, Cyndi Vertrees, and Paul Nagy

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