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Livingston County was founded on
February 27, 1837. It
was formed from parts of McLean, LaSalle, and Iroquois counties,
named after Edward Livingston, Secretary of State in the cabinet of
President Andrew Jackson. He was the mayor of New York City, represented New York in the United States
House of Representatives, then represented Louisiana in both houses
of Congress and the
United States Minister to France. Although he had no connections to
Illinois, the General Assembly found him accomplished enough to
a county after him.
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June 2016: many newspaper items, including obits for JONES, ROSS, FELLOWS, PAYNE, CANNON, BRUER, EBRIGHT, MIES, FLYNN, STREVELL, BROAD, GAILBREATH, STRAWN, MYERS, GLEASON, MOWRY, BLUNTS, HAHN, MALLARY, MILKIE, STRONG, WELBY, PAVITT, ODELL, MORROW, HARRIS, SALZMAN, STOALEY, CAIRNES, ROLLINGS, RORANCE, EISENHOWER, PAGE, TWEETH, MAHER, THOMAS, OTT, KIDDER, TAYLOR, SMITH, CAROTHERS, BARRY, HOSSACK, RENNE, ORMSBY, NELLIS, YOUNG, SHEDD, HUMBERT, MURPHY, IBEN, ALLWATER, BAILEY, BAKER, DAVIS, DEWHART, FORMAN, HAMILTON, HERRON, LEONARD, MCCULLY, MONROE, MUNRO, NOTLE, O'FALLON, RAUBE, RIDER, STEIN, STINER, TEACH, WAGNER, WHEELER, WITT, WORTHINGTON, ABBADUSKA, TOCK, PAGE, BALMER, PARK. Marriage announcements for WATTS-DALLEY, TUTTLE-SELVIGE, BELL-AVERY, CARSE- BABB, RICE-SLYDER, BARRY-MARTIN, EARP-SMITH
Jan 2016: administrative notice for estate of CORBIN; Marriage announcement: MUDGE-CHUBBUCK. Obit for CLEARY
June 2015: sicklist news for O'MALLEY; obit for PICKENS
2015: Many new newspaper additions. Obits, Crimes, Marriage Announceme
nts, Fires/Accidents, Community news
Biographical Record of Livingston County
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