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Re: Peoria, Union County Ohio and Peoria, Mahaska County Iowa
Posted by: Calvin Bandstra (ID *****0124) Date: October 05, 2008 at 18:42:09
In Reply to: Re: Peoria, Union County Ohio and Peoria, Mahaska County Iowa by shirley sargent of 501

Shirley--thanks for the confirmation of the existence of the town.

Now, what I REALLY need to know is: 1) Was this name being used somewhere in the vicinity before the town was "officially" given the name of Peoria, and 2) How did it get its name?

Thanks again,

Calvin


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