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BAKER
Henry Republican, Henry IL, October 28, 1875
In Arispe, Oct. 10, a son to Ethan Baker, and first grandson of Mrs. Win. Ball of Snachwine.

BURNS
The Quincy Daily Herald, Tuesday Evening, Oct. 12, 1909 (Courtesy Candi Horton)
Illinois women aged 35 Has Done her duty by the country Sterling, Oct. 12 A Son, the fifteenth child was born to Mr. and Mrs. Jacob Burns, residing near Normandy in Bureau County. Mrs. Burns is 35 years old.

BURNSIDE
Henry Republican, Henry IL, March 11, 1875
In Milo, March 6, a son to Samuel Burnside

CALEF
Henry Republican, Henry IL, January 20, 1876
At Whitefield Corners, Jan. 8, a son to Ezra P. Calef, and grandson to Harrison Gregory.

EATON
Henry Republican, Henry IL, December 27, 1877
Born in Peoria, Dec. 25, (Christmas gift) a daughter to G. P. Eaton, our correspondent from Lone Tree.

FOSDICK
Henry Republican, Henry IL, October 13, 1871
In Milo, Bureau county, Sept. 26, a (only) son to William Fosdick, the hop racer

GETTLE
Contributed by Sue Nesland, Transcribed by Chris Walters
Sterling Daily Gazette 15 Dec 1942
NEW ARRIAL -- Born a son to Mr. and Mrs. Earl Gettle of Walnut on Friday December 11, 1942.

GRANGE
Henry Republican, Henry IL, April 20, 1876
In Wheatland, Bureau county, April 6th, a daughter to Real Grange.

GRISWOLD
Henry Republican, Henry IL, April 26, 1877
In Milo, Bureau county, April 20, a daughter to Gus Griswold.

GRISWOLD
Henry Republican, Henry IL, April 27, 1882
Born at Milo, April 9, Easter Sunday, a son to J. F. Griswold - 11 pounder.

HAY
Henry Republican, Henry IL, Thursday, July 27, 1871
At Milo, Bureau county, July 16, a son to Robert Hay - the 14th child

HINMAN
Henry Republican, Henry IL, January 13, 1881 - Milo
Homer Hinman is the happiest man in Milo, because it's a girl.

HITCHCOCK
Henry Republican, Henry IL, May 3, 1877
At Ohio station, Bureau county, April 26, a daughter to M. A. Hitchcock - 8 1/2 pounds.

JOHNSON
Henry Republican, Henry IL, October 22, 1874
At Lone Tree, October 10, a daughter to William Johnson

KIRK
Henry Republican, Henry IL, August 10, 1876
In Wheatland township, Bureau county, August 5, little twin son of David Kirk, aged 10 months

MAPLE
Henry Republican, Henry IL, March 18, 1875
In Milo, March 2, a daughter to S. Maple.

MCAFEE
Henry Republican, Henry IL, March 11, 1875
At Lone Tree, Feb. 16, a daughter to Samuel McAfee

MCKEE
Henry Republican, Henry IL, December 18, 1873
Born At Bureau Junction, Dec. 1, a son to Frank McKee

MCLAUGHLIN
Henry Republican, Henry IL, March 19, 1874
Born at Whitefield Corners, Feb. 22, a daughter to Dr. J. B. mcLaughlin - 14th child.

MCLEAN
Henry Republican, Henry IL, September 17, 1874
In Milo, Bureau county, September 3, a son to A. McLean.

MELICK
Henry Republican, Henry IL, March 19, 1874
In Wheatland, march 11, a daughter to Jacob Melick

MOFFIT
Henry Republican, Henry IL, January 23, 1879 - Lone Tree
They were all made happy because Lizzie Moffit presented her husband with a boy, and makes Norton step livelier. (This is Allen Moffitt)

MOFFITT
Henry Republican, Henry IL, October 28, 1880
Norton Moffit's people have a guest, come to stay all winter; it is a lady and weights eight pounds. (This is Fannie May Moffitt Finley).

PECKHAM
Henry Republican, Henry IL, April 6, 1882
Milo
Born to Thomas Peckham, April 1st, a son. Hope he was not fooled.
To Dan Ross, April 3d, a son.

PHELPS
Henry Republican, Henry IL, March 23, 1876
In Milo, March 11, a daughter to Roger Phelps.

PHELPS
Henry Republican, Henry IL, April 11, 1878
In Milo, April 2, a daughter to Rodger W. Phelps

POWELL
Henry Republican, Henry IL, February 12, 1874
Born in Wheatland, Feb. 1, a son to Uz Powell.

READER
Henry Republican, Henry IL, December 23, 1880
At Whitefield Corners, December 21, a daughter to W. H. Reader of Gibson City, Ford county and granddaughter to Dr. Henry Reader.

READER
The Henry Republican, April 12, 1883
Born at York, Neb., April 7, a son to W. H. Reader and grandson to Dr. Henry Reader of Whitefield Corners.

RHINEHEART
Henry Republican, Henry IL, August 5, 1880
Born in Wheatland, Aug. 3, a daughter to Elijah Rhineheart.

RUNNELS
Henry Republican, Henry IL, September 9, 1880
Born at Whitefield Corners, Sept. 3, a daughter to Wesley Runnels, and first granddaughter to R. R. Vail of Lone Treee.

SKINNER
Henry Republican, Henry IL, January 13, 1876
In Milo, Bureau county, Jan. 1, a daughter to A. D. Skinner.

SMITH
Henry Republican, Henry IL, June 18, 1874
Born in Arispe township, Bureau county, May 1, a daughter to Clinton B. Smith, and granddaughter to Daniel Wann of this city (Henry).

SMITH
Henry Republican, Henry IL, December 23, 1875
In Arispe, Dec. 12, a son to Henry Smith

SMITH
Henry Republican, Henry IL, July 24, 1879
Born at Princeton, July 1, a daughter to Amer A. Smith and granddaughter to Timothy Wood of Snachwine.

STEEL
Henry Republican, Henry IL, May 11, 1882
Lone Tree
Wheatland is not far behind. The news comes to us from Thomas J. Steel, on the morning of the 5th that his wife presented him with a pair of twin girls 7 and 8 pounders. It made the old man look two ways for Sunday.

 STOUT
Henry Republican, Henry IL, July 12, 1877
Born at Whitefield Corners, July 8, a son to Thomas Stout and grandson to W. N. Stout of Whitefield and Lewis Webber of this city.

TREMAIN
Henry Republican, Henry IL, April 20, 1876
In Milo, Bureau county, April 10, a son to John and Ella Tremain.

WAYMAN
Henry Republican, Henry IL, March 20, 1879
At Tiskilwa, March 13, a daughter to Rev. E. C. Wayman.

WHIPPEL
Henry Republican, Henry IL, April 23, 1874
In Wheatland, March 26, a daughter to Mark Whippel.

WHITMAN
Henry Republican, Henry IL, March 24, 1870
In Wheatland, Bureau county, March 13, a son to I. A. Whitman

WHITMAN
Henry Republican, Henry IL, March 19, 1874
In Wheatland, Bureau county, Feb. 24, a son to George H. Whitman

WHITMAN
Henry Republican, Henry IL, December 10, 1874
Near Whitefield Corner, Nov. 28, a son to I. Addison Whitman.
 

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