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Strong, A. L.
A. L. Strong, dealer in general merchandise, was born in Canaan, Conn., in Feb. 1841. He enlisted in 1862 in the 37th Mass. Vol. Inft.; was wounded at the battle of the Wilderness, May 6th, 1864, and was discharged in June, 1865. He came to Ia. in 1872 and established his present business. He married Mary DeWolf, a native of Pa., in May, 1873. They have two children, Ella L. and Anna M. Mr. S. is a member of the town council of Vail.
History of Western Iowa, Its Settlement and Growth, Sioux City, 1882, pg 495