[Ques] Which Midwest island’s residents once crowned their own king?

The Quiz: Which Midwest island’s residents once crowned their own king?

Mackinac Island, Michigan
Madeline Island, Wisconsin
Isle Royale, Michigan
Beaver Island, Michigan

Explanation : At 55 square miles, Beaver Island is the largest island in Lake Michigan, but it was once the home of “royalty.” In the 1840s, James Jesse Strang was a prominent leader of the Mormon church who had a vision of an island utopia. He chose Beaver Island to fulfill this vision and led his disciples there, but not much of the former Mormon community remains today.

Correct Answer: Beaver Island, Michigan

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