Registered Voters, 1877 – N Surnames


Genealogy, History

N Naselund Jonas Monmouth City tailor dem Luth from Sweden Nash Hugh Monmouth City Farmer and Stock Raiser; Monmouth; born in Green Co., O., June 5, 1824; came to this Co. in Fall of 1832; Rep; U.P.; 207 acres, value $12,500; his father, William Nash, was among the early settlers of Hale tp., and died […]

April 30, 2015

Registered Voters, 1877 – HJKL Surnames


Genealogy, History

H Haas E. L. Monmouth City, carpenter, rep. from Pennsylvania Haines Thos. H. Monmouth City, barber. rep, Bapt, from Tennessee Hale Alfred Monmouth City Monmouth; born in Washington Co., Tenn., 1816; Rep; Meth; he lived in Tennessee seventeen years, and removed to Shreeveport, La., in 1837, and lived there thirty-one years, and came to this […]

April 30, 2015

Registered Voters, 1877 – EFG Surnames


Genealogy, History

E Earp L.D. Monmouth City livery rep _ from Kentucky Earp Jas. Monmouth City express driver rep _ from Kentucky Earp F.A. Monmouth City drover rep _ from Kentucky Earp Geo. Monmouth City clerk rep Chris born in Illinois Earp J.J. Monmouth City gardener dem _ from Kentucky Eaton H.F. Monmouth City clerk dem _ […]

April 30, 2015

Registered Voters, 1877 – D Surnames


Genealogy, History

D Daggett T.G. Monmouth City carpenter rep _ New York Danley Mrs. Elizabeth Monmouth City widow _ U.P. born in Illinois Danley John Monmouth City retired rep U.P. Penn Darr Wm. Monmouth City carpenter _ Meth Penn Davidson Caroline Monmouth City _ _ U.P. New York Davidson James Monmouth City Livery, Feed, and Sale Stable; […]

April 30, 2015

Registered Voters, 1877 – C Surnames


Genealogy, History

C Surnames Cable Chancey M. Monmouth City farmer rep Bapt New YorkCable Henry Monmouth City farmer _ Meth New YorkCall Henry Spring Grove Twp. butcher; Alexis rep _ from OhioCall Harry Monmouth City mail-carrier rep _ OhioCallow John Monmouth City superintendent Harding estate rep _ Isle of ManCampbell Thos Monmouth City retired rep U.P. OhioCampbell […]

April 30, 2015

Registered Voters, 1877 – A-B Surnames


Genealogy, History

A Surnames Abbott Amy Monmouth City widow _ _ _ Acheson Martha Monmouth City widow _ U.P. Ohio Adams G.W. Monmouth City farmer dem _ England Adams M.W. Monmouth City carpenter dem _ Va Ahlstrand Fred Monmouth City employee in Weir Plow Works _ _ Sweden Ainsworth L.H. Monmouth City boarding House ind _ Massachusetts […]

April 30, 2015

History of Swan Creek, Illinois


History

The settlement in this locality dates back to about 1837. A post-office has been maintained here since that date. As soon as the railroad was completed, steps were taken to establish a depot here, but although the company would stop their trains, they would not build a switch or erect the necessary buildings until the […]

April 30, 2015

History of Spring Grove, Illinois


History

The United Presbyterian Church of Spring Grove was organized June 22, 1855, by Rev. Matthew Bigger of the Presbytery of Monmouth, with fifty-one members. The first pastor was Rev. James C. McKnight, who was ordained June 11, 1856, and remained over four years. Rev. Wm. Graham was next pastor and continued this relation until his […]

April 30, 2015

History of Roseville, Illinois


History

Truman Eldridge, who now occupies one of the most inviting farms and homes within the Corporation, came, in 1836, from Hancock, Mass., and took 240 acres, a part of which is embraced in the northwest portion of the village. Shortly after he returned to his home and spent two years, and in 1838 returned, and […]

April 30, 2015

History of Point Pleasant Township, Illinois


History

The Cumberland Presbyterian Church was organized at Boothe school house September, 1863, with about seventeen members, viz: Josiah Kirkpatrick, Lucinda Hindman, Mary Hughens, Eliza Hindman, Amanda Johnson, W.R. Hindman, John B. O’Neal, Mary E. Dixon, Mary Dixon, Mary E. Boyd, Elizabeth Hughens, Susan F. Dean, Esther Hughens, J.M. O’Neal, Malony O’Neal, Elizabeth O’Neal, Elizabeth Curtis, […]

April 30, 2015