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Gallatin County Information

Founded 1812
Seat Shawneetown
Largest city Shawneetown

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Townships
* Asbury * Bowlesville * Eagle Creek * Equality * Gold Hill
* New Haven * North Fork * Omaha * Ridgway * Shawnee

Cities and Villages
City of Shawneetown

Villages

* Equality * Junction * New Haven * Old Shawneetown
* Omaha * Ridgway

Unincorporated Places

* Derby * Horseshoe * Kedron

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WILLS

Gallatin County Residents in the Joliet Prison

 
Website Updates:
Feb 2014:  obits for REEDER, RIGSBY, RABEN; Burials in Hogan Cemetery
Oct 2013:  obits for RIGSBY, BALDWIN, WURTS, MERRILL, MACLEAN, FLEMMING, DICKINSON, POSEY, BRADFORD, KIRKPATRICK, REID, SELLINGER, MARSHALL;  1883 Pensioners
July 2013: bios for BARGER, BARNETT, BISHOP, BOYD, BURROUGHS, CALDWELL, COMBS, COLVARD, COOK, CRAWFORD, DAVENPORT, DAVIS, DRONE, DUPLER, DUVALL, EARNSHAW, EDDY, EDWARDS, FILLINGIN, GATES, GATEWOOD, GILL, GROSS, HARRINGTON

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