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Old Scrapbook articles that have no date
short articles are posted in the hopes of adding otherwise unknown
to family histories. They contain numerous individual names and
the everyday life activities in Oconto County, Wisconsin's, past.
transcribed and contributed by
Richard La Brosse
1928 Stiles—Workmen tearing
down the old Perrigo farm
house now owned by the Washbisch family found an old town
Listed on the ballot were the names of John Leigh, Abram Taylor and
Smith for supervisors; Rodney Gillett for treasurer; Henry Volk for
Wm. H.C. Boyd, D.B. Newton and J.O. Keliher for assessor, and O.L.
Arthur Van Utrecht Wm. Smith and Frank Lelane for the office of
Charles Mc Kenzie, Patrick Delaney and Edward Fields for
The letter with the ballot was dated March 1864 so of course these
are only history now. At that time the town of Stiles
are now Stiles, Oconto Falls and Gillett and the voting place was the
place being a central location.
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