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events have happened in Freeport and Stephenson County, Illinois,
and remarkable people have lived there. These are stories gathered
about people and events from 1835 through World War II.
by Robert Bike
The Bible mentions about 232 plants by name, or closely enough to figure out what plant is meant. Of these, 24 are aromatic plants; that is, parts of the plants can be pressed or distilled to get an essential oil. Essential oils are the lifeblood of plants and have tremendous healing capabilities.
healing power of plants is the basis for modern medicines.
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Carlile, columnist for the Freeport (Illinois) Journal Standard,
featured this website in her column on January 19, 2007.
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Dell C. Best, Freeport, married Mr. Lapp.
Mattie Blanchard married Mr. Beck, stenographer, Chicago; later Edgewater, Illinois.
Elizabeth Cavanaugh, married Mr. Kontzoenis, Chicago.
Anna Colby, Freeport.
Mattie Flanagan married Mr. Lichtenberger, Freeport.
Frances Goddard, teacher, Freeport; married Mr. Smith.
Anna Jenkins, latin teacher, Smith College, Northampton, Massachusetts; later New York City.
Jenette Jessup, Omaha, Nebraska.
Emma Krohn married Mr. Herbst, Fargo, North Dakota.
Jennie Robey married Mr. Burns, Freeport.
Washington Scott, teacher, Freeport.
Helen A. Staver, bookkeeper, Freeport; later married Mr. Winslow.
Herman Wilson, Freeport.
Harvey Zartman, secretary, Water Company, Freeport; later Sanford & Zartman Lumber Company.
on any year in the chart below to see the class and other info,
such as postcards, people and events from that year.