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Early history of Ozaukee County, Wisconsin
(1965)

Trinity church-freistandt - town of Mequon,   pp. 81-82


Page 82

TRINITY CHURCH- FEISTADT
Land was purchased at $1.25 an acre, the the ind
their respective farms by drawing lots, 40 acres per
spent at first in hewing out great tracts of virgin f
their crops. The only inhabitants they found were "b
were friendly and visited the new colonies often.
A log church was built in the spring of 1840, 30
cash outlay of $45.50 for materials. At the dedicati
Heilige Dreifaltigbkeit (Holy Trinity) was chosen for
Church services in those days lasted frc 8:30 -
Services were also held on Wednesday at 2:00 p.m. whe
entire book of the Bible.


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