8 Historical Facts About How The Amish, An Entire Culture Of People Already Distanced From Society, Came To Illinois
If you’ve ever wondered how the Amish life came to the Land of Lincoln, this list of fast facts will answer your questions. Learn all about how the Amish came to America and our state.
These simple people may have had it figured out all along. Scroll on to learn more about them.
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An Illinois transplant who grew up and went to school in Indiana for 22 years, Elizabeth holds a BFA in creative writing and has enjoyed traveling across the country and parts of Europe. She has visited half of the states, as well as parts of Canada, Mexico, and the Caribbean, and regularly travels home to the Hoosier State to see friends and family. With more than five years of writing experience, Elizabeth’s articles have been featured on several websites, and her poetry and short stories have been published in multiple literary journals.
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