About Us


Mission Statement:  

The Stephenson County Historical Society's mission, in cooperation with the Freeport Park District, is to preserve and promote local and regional history.  This is achieved by maintaining, collecting and conserving quality artifacts and educating the community.



Executive Director: Sharon Welton

Museum Docent :Dale Bryant


Board of Directors:

President: Richard Van Raden

Vice President: Tim Weik

Treasurer: Rebecca Quiggle

Secretary: Roger Kerr


Connie Sorn

Harvey Wilhelms

Nicholas Smith

Fred Wagner

Denise Kinney