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Iroquois County was formed in 1833 out of Vermilion County and is the only U.S. county named for the Iroquois people (a confederacy of six tribes - the Mohawk, Oneida, Seneca, Onondaga, Cayuga and Tuscarora.)

The county seat is Watseka.

Cities and Towns
Ashkum ~~ Beaverville ~~ Buckley ~~ Chebanse ~~ Cissna Park ~~ Clifton
Crescent City ~~ Danforth ~~ Donovan ~~ Gilman ~~ Iroquois ~~ Loda
Martinton ~~ Milford ~~ Onarga ~~ Papineau ~~ Sheldon ~~ Stockland
Thawville ~~ Watseka ~~ Wellington ~~Woodland


[Old courthouse built 1866 & 1881]

County courthouse
550 S. 10th Street
County Courthouse
Watseka, IL 60970-1810

Iroquois County Data

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Website Updates:
Nov 2014:  Crime news; burial info for CROUCH;  obit for BERGMAN, WOOD, STEVENSON, CROUCH
Aug 2014:  Death Record for KEEVER; obit for ADSIT

  

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