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Preus, Adolph Carl

(1814–78). B. Norw.; educ. Christiania (Oslo) U.; asst. pastor Gjerpen 1848; to Am. 1850. Pastor Koshkonong Prairie, Wisconsin, 1850–60: Chicago, Illinois, 1860–63; Coon Prairie, Wisconsin, 1863–72. Pres. The Norw. Ev. Luth. Ch. in Am. 1853–62 (see Evangelical Lutheran Church, The, 8); returned to Norw. 1872; pastor Holt and Tvedestrand; dean East Nedenäs.

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