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Jersey County Most Recent Updates Added
June 2017 Update

Conditions in Jersey County During the Civil War

Anti-Slavery

Revolutionary War Soldiers

Communities

Askew Hollow Farm Cemetery

Belt Salem Cemetery

Black Mound Cemetery

Brown Cemetery

Armstrong Cemetery

Jerseyville Unclassified Businesses from 1822 - 1901

Jerseyville Classified Business Directory from 1822 - 1901

Biographical Sketches from "History of Jerseyville, Illinois 1822 to 1901"

Updated & New Bios from 1919

Jerseyville Court House

Societies

Physicians (1822 - 1901)

May 2017 Updates

Jersey County Deaths Pre-1916 - Completed!

Jersey County Poor Farm - Plans for new building

Death of Prominent Illinoisan - Osville A. Snedeker

Death Notice - Hon. Joey Cory, Sr.

Death Notice - Hon. Frank Bridges

Community News - New Illinois Railroad

Mrs. T. L. Long - Obituary

Political News - Men Nominated

Weather News - Butter Famine

Legal News - "Will Declared Invalid"

Dr. Horace A. Reddish - Son Arrested for Murder of Rich Illinoisan


Posted 1-19-2017
Obituaries for the following:
John Greeling, Violet Burdette Foiles, Bert Ansell, Mary Dallas Charlton, Logan L. Clendenny, Laverne F. Isringhausen, Frederick William Isringhausen, Ernest Powell

Obituaries

Added: Jan., 12, 2017

1865 Delhi Precinct Census

Added: 11-29-2016

Early Marriages - Oct. 1839 to Dec. 1841

Marriage License Records (1821 - 1850)

Early Land Records


Added: 11-24-16

Mrs. Amanda Greene Obit

Rubel, Michael Obit

Carrico, John C. Obit

Nutt, William Obit

Brown, Robert Obit


Added: 12-25-2016

(Community News) Stillwell, Logan W.

Jerseyville Postmasters


Added: 12-17-2016

Rev. John D. Gillham - Biography


Added: 11-29-2016

Early Marriages - Oct. 1839 to Dec. 1841

Marriage License Records (1821 - 1850)

Early Land Records


Added: 11-24-16

Mrs. Amanda Greene Obit

Rubel, Michael Obit

Carrico, John C. Obit

Nutt, William Obit

Brown, Robert Obit


July 2016 - New Host - Koni Proctor
Updates make by new host: Website made Mobile Friendly - Misc. website information updated - More Coming Soon!

Jan 2015:  Biographies Goodrich; Hamilton; Harriot; Howard; Hughes; Miller; Noble; Pogue; Slaten; Snedeker; Vaughn
Cemeteries: Thompson Cemetery - Surnames Dunbar; Thompson
Church Histories: Colored Baptist; First Presbyterian; German Evangelical Peace; Jerseyville Baptist; Jerseyville Episcopal; Holy Ghost; Methodist Episcopal; St Francis Xavier.
Crimes: Fined for selling liquor
Miscellaneous: Attorneys 1840-1918 ; Jerseyville City Band

Newspaper Data:
Anniversary: Mr and Mrs Miner's 50th
Divorce: Randolph vs. Randolph
Gossip: Card Party; Judge Noble gone to Kane
Marriages:Barr/Bates; Wall/Anderson; Florida/Lowe; Terry/Parsell; Bishop/Stock; Brockman/Kloess; Cole/Kirchner; McMichael/Laurent; Thatcher/Shephard; Powell/Lentz; Ridenour/Bethel.
Real Estate Transactions
Obits: Darr ; Long ; O'Keefe ; Nelson ; Newton ; Sabo
School News: Honors of the graduating class of 1912 Military: Company F 14th Infantry; Bounty for Enlistment; Vietnam War Casualty List ;
School Records: Jerseyville Public School; added graduating classes of 1886 and 1887 for Jerseyville High School;
July 2014:  bio for SEMPLE
Feb 2014:  Obituaries of WW1 Soldiers;  Jersey County Men Battle Experiences from WW1
Oct 2013:  1883 pensioners
July 2013: obit for SMITH
May 2013: VETTER obit
Apr 2013: obits for BOWMAN, COPLEY, WATKINS, CROSS, JOYCE, MCDONALD