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Rasmussen, Peder Andreas

(January 9, 1829–August 15, 1898). B. Stavanger, Norw.; to Am. 1850; teacher Lisbon, Kendall Co., NE Illinois; attended the Mo. Syn. practical sem. at Fort Wayne, Indiana (see Ministry, Education of, X F) 1853–54; ordained 1854; pastor Lisbon, Illinois; mem. Norw. Syn.; helped promote the movement that resulted in the United* Norw. Luth. Ch. in Am. (see also Evangelical Lutheran Church, The, 8–10).

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