From England to Illinois

Stephen Black>ISM Interviews A-L>ISM Interviews A-L, Segment 4

From England to Illinois,

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LAND ACQUISITION
Leased land in northern England was expensive, so ancestors thought it better to buy in US. They picked prairie land, unusual for the time, when people thought timbered land was richer.