Adams County Illinois

 

City, Townships, and Villages

 

City

Quincy - County Seat

 

Townships
Adams County is divided into 23 townships
 

Beverly

Burton

Camp Point

Clayton

Columbus

Concord

Ellington

Fall Creek

Gilmer

Honey Creek

Houston

Keene
settled about 1834 by Joel Benton, Thomas Hudson,  Ralph Harden, and John Caldwell

Liberty

Lima

McKee

Melrose

Mendon
Originally named Fairfield in 1833 by Benjamin Baldwin, Daniel Benton, and John Crittenden

Northeast

Payson

Quincy

Richfield

Riverside

Ursa

 

 

Villages

Burton Camp Point Clayton Coatsburg Columbus
Golden La Prairie Liberty Lima Loraine
Mendon Payson Plainville Ursa

Unincorporated
Communities

Beverly Burton Fall Creek Fowler Hickory Grove
Kellerville Kingston Marblehead Meyer North Quincy
Paloma Richfield





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