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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.
Originally published in manuscript form in 1999, I completely revised the book and added illustrations.
Biblical Aromatherapy in paperback,
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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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Lydia Barth, Edith Bergman, James Best, Margaret Best, Archie Betts, Hattie Brigham, Mable Brownlee, Gertrude Burkhardt,
Blanche Capron, Herman Cohn, Nellie Coltman,
Burton Figeley, Arthur Flachtemeier, Charles Fosselman, Florence Fox,
Jessie Gochenour, Alethea Goodrode, Arthur Green,
Mae Hanke, Gertrude Hea, Emily Heard, Ina Henney, Anna Hermsmeier, Alice Hershberger, Ada Hoebel, Florence Hoffman, Margaret Hughes,
Cynthia Jaeger, William Johnson, Benjamin Johnson,
Lena Kneller, Will Krape, Etta Kruse, Willie Kunz,
Gabrielle Lagron, Lizzie Lakemacher, Charles Lane, Clara Lathrop, Elta Lohr,
Grace Martin, Cora Matter, Estella Matter, Flora Mayer, Fred Milner, Helena Miller, Emily Moritz, Dora Mundhenk,
Louise Pfeifer, Malcolm Pierce,
Minnie Relman, Sula Rodenbaugh, Jennie Rohkar, Ida Roland, Charles Runner, Florence Russell,
Elta Saeger, Lizzie Schaefer, Marie Schwarz, Frank Scott, Mattie Smith,
Iva Van Brocklin, Will Vaupel,
on any year in the chart below to see the class and other info,
such as postcards, people and events from that year.