Jericho, Calumet County, Wisconsin

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Jericho, Calumet County, Wisconsin
Unincorporated community
Looking west at Jericho
Looking west at Jericho
Jericho is located in Wisconsin
Jericho
Jericho
Jericho is located in the US
Jericho
Jericho
Location in Wisconsin
Coordinates: 43°58′12″N 88°15′59″W / 43.97000°N 88.26639°W / 43.97000; -88.26639Coordinates: 43°58′12″N 88°15′59″W / 43.97000°N 88.26639°W / 43.97000; -88.26639
Country United States
State Wisconsin
County Calumet
Town Brothertown
established 1855
Time zone Central (CST) (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
Area code(s) 920

Jericho is an unincorporated community in the town of Brothertown in Calumet County, Wisconsin, United States.[1] Jericho is located at the intersection of County highways C & H.[2] Jericho is part of the Holyland region in Wisconsin.[3]

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Jericho was settled in 1855 as a station on the plank road between Brothertown and Sheboygan.[4] One of its first settlers was J. M. Parkins who constructed Sechter's Inn as one of the community's first buildings.[4]

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