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Please keep in mind
that the Oconto County Reporter was a staunchly politically Republican
Party newspaper and these sentiments were strongly presented in this
year old series of biographies, other county publications of the time
Did they go??
They once resided here
are now scattered, but
following is a list
of Early settlers of Oconto and Oconto county who have sought homes in
other portions of the united states.
formatted and contributed
by Cathe Ziereis
from the Oconto County
series of biographic information
found on these pages was published
the Oconto County Reporter
starting in 1895.
was then picked up and carried
in the Milwaukee Journal later that year,
short sketches about
successful citizens from all walks of life.
and prepared for
posting by - Cathe
"The Oconto County Reporter
is printing short sketches of Pioneers of the county that will be
to future generations, as well as interesting to the present"..........
Milwaukee Journal Sep/1895
W. W. Whitcomb, John Loranze, August Schroeder, F.R.
H. Goddard, John Matravers, Thomas McKee, William T. Walsh, R. R.
Thomas Caldie, Martin Delzer, William Plain, Cyrus Wardwell, Nels
Leon Rock, Albert Dudden, Lorenzo S. Lord, Robert Telford, James
Peter Christian, William Witt, Christ Rasmussen, Levi Hale, C. J. Van
James E. Glynn, Peter Jamieson Researched
L. K. Shores, Thomas Leigh,
Herman Grotendorst, Neil McKillopp, C.D. Gidney, O. C. LeMay, Joseph
Louis Reed, Herman Leer, Calvin Gale, J. A. Schwelberg, Joseph Kadlic,
John Howell, Jesse Birmingham, Joseph T. H. Churchill, C. L. Shores Researched
and prepared by Cathe.
3 L. C. Delano, John H.
Peters, A.L. Dunton, Felix
Belanger, A.L. Dunton, Frank LaPage, B.B. Barker, S. F.
H. F. Ohswaldt, Erwin Cleveland, Frank Cheffings, Nels
Hougaard, A.C. Lovell, Edward Cota, B.C. Waldron, George Ross, Thomas
Louis A. Longrie, Louiseer Geven, George Krisher, John C.
Coby Butler, L. Kenney Researched
prepared by Cathe.
Longrie, Barker, Bartz,
Swear, Plucker, Snyder, Hunter, Windross, McAllister,
McKenny, Elliot, Fitzpatrick, John, Lince,
Birmingham, Peterson, Butler, Blomers,
McKenny, Couillard and Whiting. Researched
and prepared by Cathe.
Hansen , J. R. Lawe , O. F. Chamberlain
, Samuel Couillard , Warren Rice , A. F. Blaser , F. R. Green , J. N.
, George A. Wilson , Syver Anderson , John D. Moody, William Schrubbe.
and prepared by Ron Renquin.
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