Scandinavian Cemetery and the Swedes of Rockford

Source: Northwest Quarterly, Spring-Summer 2019

Zion Lutheran Church

5th Ave and 6th St., Rev. Carl Solomonson, pastor, Morning Service 10:30 a, Evening 7:30

Source: newspaper Sept 1920

Rev. E.G. Knock, 605-6th St.

Source: 1934 & 1937 Rockford City Directory

Yngve Nelson, student pastor, will speak. Yngve Nelson gives his last sermons at church today before returning to Augustana Theological Seminary

Source: Rockford Morning Star 8/20/1944 & Rockford Morning Star 9/10/1944

Held confirmation classes in Swedish until the 1900’s.

Source: Swedes in Rockford

Missionary Society will hear Miss Herta Engelman Friday, musical program will follow. Zion Sunday School teachers to hold picnic in Alpine Park. Mr. and Mrs. Vernon Awes will be guests.

Source: Rockford Morning  Star 9/14/1944

Zion Lutheran Church 925 – 5th Ave., Rockford 61104