Our Great Great Grandfather

Rev. John J. Maakestad, he preached to many Northern Michigan locations to include: Suttons Bay, Northport, Good Harbor, Leland, Port Oneida, Glen Arbor, Empire, Traverse City, Frankfort, Cadillac, Elk Rapids, East Jordan, Tronton, Boyne City, North Manitou Island, Petoskey, Cheboygan, Duncan City, Alpena, St. Ignace, Manistique, Mancelona, Bear Lake, Donneybrook, and in Wisconsin, Madison, Sun Prairie, Wittenberg, Rush River, Onalaska, and in Illinois, Lee County, Rochelle.