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Wang's Congregation
(By A. T. Ellingboe.)
The History of Renville County, Volume 2
Compiled by Franklyn Curtiss-Wedge
Chapter XL
p. 1265

This congregation was organized May 15, 1885, with the following trustees: Ole C. Soine, Ole G. Loe and Gullik H. Weflen. The officers were: Secretary, Christopher Gjevre, and treasurer, Christian Brevig. The church of the Vestre Sogn congregation was used until 1892, when the Wang church was built on the one and a half acre tract of land in section 9, donated by A. T. Ellingboe. The first pastor of this congregation was Rev. A. H. Gjevre. The present pastors are: Revs. M. B. and O. E. Erikson. The trustees are H. A. Weflen, O. T. Haugen and H. E. Thorkelson. The officers are: Treasurer, C. A. Hovda, and secretary, A. T. Ellingboe.

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