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Peoria is a city in and the county seat of Peoria County, Illinois, United States, and the largest city on the Illinois River. Established in 1691 by the French explorer Henri de Tonti, Peoria is the oldest European settlement in Illinois, and is named after the ... Peoria had a population of 118,943 in 2010, when far northern Peoria was ...

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Located along the northern bank of the Illinois River, Peoria is claimed by some, ... Peoria is the site of the first European settlement as French explorers La Salle  ...

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In western and northern Europe during the 1840s, Illinois was a popular destination .... In Peoria County, foreigners comprised 26.3% of the diverse population.

www.britannica.com/place/Peoria-Illinois

Peoria: city, seat (1825) of Peoria county, central Illinois, U.S. Peoria lies ... in the Illinois confederacy, who had long inhabited the area before European settlement. ... navigable stream of northern and central Illinois, U.S. It is formed by the ...

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Father Jacques Marquette and Louis Jolliet explored the shores of Peoria. 1680 ... This first European settlement in Illinois had trading posts, a blacksmith shop, ...

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Peoria, IL 61614 ... SARAVALE MEAT MARKET & EUROPEAN DELI ... and foods that are integral to the cuisine of Central, Eastern and Northern Europe. Plus ...

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Illinois Gastroenterolgy Institute, located in Peoria, Illinois, is the largest GI ... genetic disorder tends to be most common in people of northern European descent.

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The first European settlement in the state of Illinois was the Jesuitmission founded ... king and western ribbon snakes, plains leopard, and northern cricket frogs.

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Depart Central Illinois for a fun-filled day in Springfield at the Illinois State Fair! today is "Senior Day at the Fair" so admission for senior citizens (60+ years of ...