Seller: j4jungle (25,801) 99.7%, Location: Missouri, Ships to: US, Item: 320587398113 History of Piatt County IL Together with a brief history of Illinois from the discovery of the upper Mississippi to the present time by Emma C. Piatt A SEARCHABLE reproduction of the original book on CD Originally published in 1883 626 pages Pictures have varying degrees of clarity CONTENTS ILLINOIS STATE HISTORY Chapter I. Topography of Illinois Chapter II. Origin of Prairies Chapter III. The Mound-Builders Chapter IV. The French Illinois Chapter V. Indians in Illinois Chapter VI. Illinois Territory Chapter VII. Illinois a State Chapter VIII. Illinois in Mexican War Chapter IX. Illinois in Late War Chapter X. Railroads in Illinois PIATT COUNTY HISTORY Chapter I. Piatt County Chapter II. Geology of Piatt County Chapter III. Flora of Piatt County Chapter IV. Fauna of Piatt County Chapter V. Customs of the Olden Time Chapter VI. Piatt County - Indians in the county, Organization and Name of County, First Settlements, First Births and Deaths, Deep Snow, Sudden Freeze, Early Mills, Early Administration of Justice, Judiciary, Lincoln, The Press, Pioneer Physicians, Pioneer Lawyers, Poor Farm, Court-houses, Agricultural Society, Roads, Railroads Chapter VII. Schools of the County Chapter VIII. The Temperance Movement in the County Chapter IX. Patriotism of Piatt County (Civil War Infantries, Artillery, and Cavalry) Chapter X. The Snow Birds and their Relatives Chapter XI. Monticello Township Chapter XII. Monticello Biographical Sketches Chapter XIII. Bement Township Chapter XIV Bement Biographical Sketches Chapter XV. Unity Township Chapter XVI. Unity Biographical Sketches Chapter XVII. Cerro Gordo Township Chapter XVIII. Cerro Gordo Biographical Sketches Chapter XIX. Willow Branch Township & Biographical Sketches Chapter XXI. Goose Creek Township Chapter XXII. Goose Creek Biographical Sketches Chapter XXIII. Sangamon Township Chapter XXIV. Sangamon Township Biographical Sketches Chapter XXXV. Blue Ridge Township Chapter XXXVI. Blue Ridge Biographical Sketches BIOGRAPHICAL SURNAMES - MONTICELLO TOWNSHIP Ater, Adkins, Alexander, Allerton, Arndt, Allman, Anderson, Ayre, Barnes, Bender, Bond, Britton, Brittenham, Bowman, Brown, Baker, Bartley, Boyer, Barlow, Betts, Blackshaw, Bush, Beattie, Bohn, Beck, Burgess, Bulla, Cline, Coffin, Connor, Class, Coleman, Cox, Carper, Carlin, Casey, Conard, Cantner, Campbell, Devore, Dighton, Dyer, Dickerson, Deardurff, Dawson, Dove, Davis, Davidson, Emerson, Evans, Emig, England, Eshelman, Fisher, Foster, Funk, Famulener, Foust, Farra, Garver, Gray, Gross, Hart, Hott, Hull, Hunter, Harris, Hennion, Holmes, Hill, Huston, Hubbell, Hays, Hanks, Hicks, Hazzard, Hughes, Hitchens, Hammersmidt, Hoffhines, Harding, Hettinger, Johnson, Jones, Jackson, Jamison, Kee, Kiser, Knight, Keyes, Kousho, Knott, Lodge, Lowry, Lewis, Lumsden, Loy, Lee, Markel, Moffitt, McIntosh, McWilliams, McCune, Musser, Moore, Moffitt, Morrison, Murphy, McGuffey, Mulford, Minear, McKinney, Noecker, Neal, Nichols, O'Connor, Osborne, Pipher, Perkins, Peters, Preston, Ping, Patton, Paugh, Plunk, Pursel, Pittman, Pinckard, Rhoades, Rodgers, Reed, Rankin, Russel, Royse, Suver, Stickel, Smith, Smock, Steel, Savage, Shultz, Stevens, Seits, Sackriter, Squier, Saint, Tinder, Thomas, Tippett, Tatman, Thompson, Trowbridge, Ward, Wiley, Watts, Weaver, Woolington, Wildman, Winchester, Wegenroth, Webster, Warrick, Zybell BIOGRAPHICAL SURNAMES - BEMENT TOWNSHIP Alvord, Bodman, Bryant, Body, Bell, Bacon, Boggs, Barnes, Burgess, Bentley, Ball, Bridges, Camp, Cloyd, Coffin, Corser, Cooper, Cole, Correll, Connor, Cain, DeHart, Dawson, Davis, Drum, Dunn, Duell, Donohue, Duncan, Daniels, Douglass, Evans, Froce, Fisher, Fry, Farnsworth, Foohy, Godwin, Ganley, Hopkins, Hawkes, Hill, Hubbell, Hetishee, Hinkle, Hammond, Haldeman, Hays, Hackler, Hoffheines, Haldeman, Hartman, Heberline, Johnson, Jones, Klapp, Knapp, Kimmel, Kimel, Kennedy, Leal, Lucas, Lamb, Mitchell, Moore, Murphy, Moma, Maxfield, Miller, McGaffey, Mullikin, Mutherspaugh, Martin, McCord, Niles, Nichols, Newton, Parker, Pettit, Postlethwait, Peairs, Priestly, Quick, Routh, Ruby, Ringland, Rush, Roy, Rose, Rheinhart, Ruan, Sparks, Spear, Scott, Smith, Sprague, Stadler, Stout, Swaney, Show, Sunderland, Tenney, Thomas, Trabue, Thompson, Vance, Vaughan, Wing, Webster, Weinstein, Welch, Yost BIOGRAPHICAL SURNAMES - Unity TOWNSHIP Baker, Bryson, Blackwell, Butler, Browning, Bunyan, Bryson, Barritt, Crain, Bowls, Cantrall, Clark, Chambers, Carter, Deeds, Dudley, Davies, Easton, Eyrse, Fay, Ford, Fulton, Gregory, Greene, Gray, Gross, Gordon, Goodson, Griffin, Harshbarger, Hancock, Helton, Hawks, Hageman, Kagey, Karikofe, Kiser, Love, Lowe, Lowther, Livingood, Leavitt, Liston, Lynch, Monroe, Moore, Maxey, McDowel, Masterson, Marshall, Miller, Mitchell, Moon, McCabe, Myers, Merritt, Morris, Nolind, Noe, Newton, Nighswander, Owings, Orr, Pemble, Ponder, Richy, Richardson, Shonkwiler, Snyder, Stuve, Sampson, Shaw, Spurling, Sargent, Smitson, Smith, Tenbrooke, Tryon, Temple, Terrill, Taylor, Talley, Turner, Quick, Vanhook, Wildman, Wharton, Wilson, Wortham, Withers, Willey, Weaver, Zorger BIOGRAPHICAL SURNAMES - CERRO GORDO TOWNSHIP Armsworth, Adams, Auten, Barber, Bowdle, Bowman, Burns, Barnwell, Brandenburg, Chambers, Cox, Creighton, Clifton, Coddington, Cripe, Clay, Conklin, Dobson, Duell, Dilatush, Donaldson, East, Espy, Funk, Farnsworth, Frydenger, Fields, Fouts, Folrath, Gulliford, Green, Howell, Havenar, Hanna, Heminger, Hudgen, Harlan, Heath, Harsha, Humphrey, Jones, Jeffres, Kellington, Locke, McKinney, Moyer, Mitchell, Miller, McCrum, Noble, Peck, Pitts, Parmenter, Repogle, Ryan, Stoner, Schoolcraft, Saylor, Smith, Stocks, Shively, Seitz, Thompson, Wallis, Wilson, Voorhies BIOGRAPHICAL SURNAMES - WILLOW BRANCH TOWNSHIP Armsworth, Ater, Adams, Alsbury, Baker, Blood, Croninger, Coonrod, Conaway, Caldwell, Dillow, Dorr, Dooley, Dilsaver, Havely, Heath, Hiatt, Hassett, Kuns, Kiest, Lux, Madden, Miles, McArty, Moffitt, Moyer, McClure, Mintun, Ownby, Peck, Reeves, Smith, Salyers, Turner, Twlford, Tallman, West, Widick, Watrous, Winn, Williams, Wood, Yoakum, Vent BIOGRAPHICAL SURNAMES - GOOSE CREEK TOWNSHIP Arndt, Bailey, Bondurant, Brown, Barnett, Bryden, Borton, Bickle, Barrow, Boone, Bruns, Collins, Churchill, Combs, Carrington, Carrier, Chamberlain, Corder, Cresmer, Duvall, Dewees, Doyle, Dewey, Fithian, Fitzwater, Gordon, Hubbart, Harshbarger, Housman, Hughes, Hutchinson, Johnson, Kirby, Kesner, Kirker, Langdon, Lubbers, Marquiss, McMillen, Miner, Moody, McFadden, McBride, Merry, Marvel, Martin, Porter, Reid, Robison, Rankin, Rhinehart, Riddick, Smith, Stottlemyer, Trenchard, Tilson, Vail, Vittum, Van Vickle, Vansyckel, Welch, Warner, Walker, Wood, Wilson, Williamson BIOGRAPHICAL SURNAMES - SANGAMON TOWNSHIP Argo, Andrew, Branch, Bly, Benson, Burnett, Caldwell, Coon, Calef, Cline, Cresap, Carter, Dubson, Evans, Fisher, Fosnaugh, Flanigan, Groves, Hannah, Hart, Heath, Hickman, Haldeman, Harper, Howes, Henrie, Hubbart, Kinser, Kerr, Kearney, Kerns, Lodge, Marquiss, Maxwell, Madden, Mackey, Mosgrove, McDonald, Norris, Newell, Peel, Oulery, Reid, Ridgly, Robinson, Smith, Spear, Stewart, Trotter, Teats, Unangst, Williams, White, Wack, Wolf, Wilson, Zumwalt BIOGRAPHICAL SURNAMES - BLUE RIDGE TOWNSHIP Athey, Bowman, Bruffet, Buchanan, Barnhart, Bryden, Clouser, Cox, Campbell, Crews, Cunningham, Dickson, Dawson, Denning, Eakins, Evans, Fox, Gillespie, Holloway, Harwood, Hilligos, Haggard, Heller, Hidy, Howe, Jackson, Jess, Klinger, Knapp, Keller, Littleton, Langley, Lindsey, Mansfield, McKee, Moberly, Meliza, Mark, Miller, Pittman, Patterson, Robinson, Ross, Ritchie, Ruckman, Richner, Smith, Snell, Sullivan, Streeter, Scott, Smith, Thomas, Taylor, Van Meter, Vining, Webb, Wooding, Warren, Walker, Wells, Wheeler, Warner, Wysong These CDs offer the home genealogist the opportunity to own, at an affordable price, reproductions of books that are usually only held in regional libraries or in private collections. 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