From Lake County History by Martin C. Decker. Published in 1912.
The history of a community is to a large extent embodied in the lives of its great men. There are few history-making changes that are due wholly to natural cause, most of them being if not entirely at least greatly influenced by human agency.
In this particular the Town of Fremont is no exception.
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