What is Blyth Memorial Hall and why is it in a park?

A few months ago, the Blythe Memorial Hall in Rockford, Illinois, was named after the Illinois congresswoman who was killed in Chicago on September 12, 1965.But the stone’s history goes far beyond that.The Blyths have been here since 1792, when the first Blytha family was moved from their farm in Blyoth, a small town in …