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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Peoria,_Illinois

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 ...

www.lib.niu.edu/1998/iht519815.html

In western and northern Europe during the 1840s, Illinois was a popular destination ..... mixture in Peoria County compared with the northeast Illinois where Irish ...

www.peoriahistoricalsociety.org/!/History-Of-Peoria/First-European-Settlement-In-Ill

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

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 ...

www.illinoisinfocus.com/peoria.html

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  ...

www.fsi.illinois.edu/content/library/IFLODD/search/firefighter_detail.cfm?ff_id=1732

At 9:45 PM on January 28, 1959 an alarm was sounded at the Green Gables Tavern at 808 Meadow Avenue in East Peoria, Illinois for a fire in the structure.

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Peoria, IL New, Velde Lincoln Volvo sells and services Volvo vehicles in the ... Two round-trip tickets with Scandinavian Airlines; A free first class hotel night in ...

germanfoods.org/find/specialty-food-stores-illinois

Specialty Food Stores: Illinois ... Peoria, IL 61614 ... hard-to-find specialties, and foods that are integral to the cuisine of Central, Eastern and Northern Europe.

germanfoods.org/find/german-restaurants-illinois

Enjoy German food with the locals at these restaurants in Illinois. ... Peoria, IL 61603 ... including a large assortment of new, unique, and hard-to-find specialties, and foods that are integral to the cuisine of Central, Eastern and Northern Europe.