Hollandtown, Wisconsin

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Hollandtown
Unincorporated community
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Coordinates: 44°14′55″N 88°10′18″W / 44.24861°N 88.17167°W / 44.24861; -88.17167Coordinates: 44°14′55″N 88°10′18″W / 44.24861°N 88.17167°W / 44.24861; -88.17167
Country United States
State Wisconsin
County Brown
Established circa 1848
Elevation 768 ft (234 m)
Time zone Central (CST) (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
Area code(s) 920
GNIS feature ID 1566546[1]

Hollandtown is an unincorporated community in the town of Holland in Brown County, Wisconsin, United States. It is located along County D.[2] Some maps call it Holland.

History[edit]

Hollandtown was established around 1848 by a group led by Frather Gothard from Holland.[3] The group also settled in nearby Darboy.[3]

Notable people[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ U.S. Geological Survey Geographic Names Information System: Holland
  2. ^ http://wisconsin.hometownlocator.com/wi/brown/holland.cfm
  3. ^ a b Edens, Mrs. Dale (January 18, 1973). "Historical Insight". Chilton Times-Journal. 
  4. ^ 'Wisconsin Blue Book 1950,' Biographical Sketch of William J. Duffy, pg. 40