List of people from Galesburg, Illinois

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The following list includes notable people who were born or have lived in Galesburg, Illinois. For a similar list organized alphabetically by last name, see the category page People from Galesburg, Illinois.

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  3. ^ "George Radcliffe Colton". Find a Grave. Retrieved 20 October 2012. 
  4. ^ "Edwin H. Conger". Biographical Directory of the United States Congress. Retrieved 20 October 2012. 
  5. ^ 'Illinois Blue Book 1929–1930,' Biographical Sketch of Omer N. Custer, pg. 96-97
  6. ^ "HARE, Phil, (1949 - )". Biographical Directory of the United States Congress. Retrieved October 19, 2012. 
  7. ^ 'Illinois Blue Book 2001–2002, Biographical Sketch of Carl Hawkinson, pg. 118
  8. ^ Dead, Judge C. B. Lawrence of Illinois Passes Away-Death of Rev B. F. Crocker,' Monmouth Evening Gazette, April 10, 1883, pg. 1
  9. ^ 'Illinois Blue Book 1951–1952,' Biographical Sketch of Wallace Thompson, pg. 232