I. biographical name Charles James 1749-1806 English statesman & orator II. biographical name George 1624-1691 English preacher & founder of Society of Friends III. biographical name Henry 1705-1774 1st Baron Holland British statesman IV. biographical name (Quesada) Vicente 1942- president of Mexico (2000- ) V. geographical name 1. river 220 miles (354 kilometers) SE Wisconsin & NE Illinois flowing S into Illinois River 2. river 175 miles (282 kilometers) E Wisconsin flowing NE & N through Lake Winnebago into Green Bay

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