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Streissguth, Wilhelm

(William; April 10, 1827–May 20, 1915). B. Lahr, grand duchy of Baden, Ger.; educ. Basel, Switz.; ordained 1850; sent by ch. authorities of the canton of Glarus as miss. to the colonies at New Glarus and New Bilten, Green Co., Wisconsin; joined Wisconsin* Syn. 1856. Pastor Newton (Newtonburg and Liberty, Manitowoc Co., Wisconsin, 1855–56; Milwaukee, Wisconsin, 1856–68; Fond du Lac, Wisconsin, 1868–72; St. Paul, Minnesota, 1872–81; Kenosha, Wisconsin, 1881–86. Pres. Wis. Syn. 1865–67.

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