Lee County Biography

George L. Herrick

Mayor of Dixon for 1861 was George L. Herrick, a town harware merchant.

Mr. Herrick was born in Wooster, Vermont in 1815. Besides serving as Dixon's mayor, he served as alderman for the years 1865-66 and 1869-70 and as street commissioner for 1878.

He died at Kinmundy IL August 4, 1908.

Dixon Telegraph Centennial Issue 1951


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