Hauge Log Church - 1852

Hauge Log Church - 1852 (HMOJD)

Location: Stoughton, WI 53589 Dane County
Country: United States of America

N 42° 55.798', W 89° 49.188'

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Early Norse pioneers who realized a need for a house of worship built the first Norwegian Lutheran Church in western Dane County from logs in the winter of 1851-52. First services held May 27, 1852 by the Rev. A.C. Preus. Previous itinerant pastors included C. Clausen, E Eielson, J.W.C. Dietrichson. Resident pastors from 1854 were P.A. Rasmussen, J.N. Fjeld, P.J. Solberg, and Knudt Hageseth who conducted last services in 1887 when congregation moved into a new church.
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HM NumberHMOJD
Series This marker is part of the Wisconsin: Dane County Historical Society series
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Marker Number2
Year Placed1963
Placed ByDane County Historical Society
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Date Added Thursday, September 11th, 2014 at 1:33am PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)16T E 269895 N 4756895
Decimal Degrees42.92996667, -89.81980000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 42° 55.798', W 89° 49.188'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds42° 55' 47.88" N, 89° 49' 11.28" W
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Area Code(s)608
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 1359 County Rd W, Stoughton WI 53589, US
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