Taken From "The Courier" newspaper, Henry, IL

May 5, 1857

Delinquent Tax List For 1856

A list of Lands and Town Lots situated in the County of Marshall and State of Illinois on which Taxes for the year 1856 are due and remain unpaid; with the names of the owners as far as known.

Town of Whitefield - T. 13, R 9 E
Names Owners  	Descrip		Sec.	A. 	Value. 	Tax
Jacob Yocum	        aw aw	 1	 40	120	 2.70
John Powers	 n hf e hf aw	 1	 do	200	 4.10
Loton Frisby	 a hf e hf nw	 1	 do	160	 3.52
N N Davis	      e hf nw	 4	 60	280	 6.86
Unknown			   pe	 8	160	800	19.60
George Fanning	        se ne	11	 40	120	 2.70
S& B Eldridge	        nw nw	11	 do	280	 6.80
Unknown		pt n pt nw ne	11	  1	 90	  .20
D.W. Clark	      w nf sw  	12	 80	200	 4.92
Unknown		           nw	17	160	800	22.00
Unknown		           nw	17	160	800	22.00
Unknown		           se	21	160	800	20.40
Wm. Coburn	   e hf ne se	26	 15	 75	 2.25
Jacob Combs	     pt ne sw	do	  5	 40	  .90
Hiram Johnson	  pt nw nw nw	do	  5	 20	  .45
C.W. Barnes        w hf hf sw	do	 10	 40	  .90
David Platter        pt nw nw	do        5      25       .55
Unknown              nw nw nw   do        7      56      1.24
James Brassfield      a hf nw	30	 80	400	 9.40


Town of Henry - T. 13, R. 10 E.
Names Owners  		Descrip		Sec.	A. 	Value. 	Tax
Simeon Pool	   	   w hf nw	 8	80	 640	10.75
Sweger & Albee		pt e hf sw	 9	 2	 300	 6.54
Benjamin Lombard	   e hf ne	17	80	2400	54.72
Benjamin Lombard	     se ne	17	40	1200	27.80
Benjamin Lombard	  pt sw ne     	17	10	 400	 6.81
Benjamin Lombard	     sw ne	17	40	 812	18.52
Benjamin Lombard	pt w hf se ne	17	10	 203	 4.65
Garrett Wikoff		   w hf nw	19	80	1120	19.93


Lots in the City of Henry
Names Owners  		Lot.	Value. 	Tax
G.W. Battles		 82	 100	 1.68
Jerdan			 52	  40	  .67
Unknown			 53	  40	  .67
Jordan			 56	  80	  .50
J.A. & J.A. Warren	 57	 100	 1.68
Unknown			 72	 105	 1.76
Unknown			 73	 120	 2.01
Unknown			 75	  87	  .65
John Barnard		 81	  60	 1.00
Zane Crendall		 82	  45	  .95
J. Ball			 84	  60	 1.00
Thos. Gallaher		 85	  75	 1.25
Unknown			 85	  35	  .58
Thos. Harless		101	 150	 2.25
B. Lombard		104	 125	 2.09
G.W. Seymore		241	 300	 5.04
G.W. Seymore		166	 400	 6.72
hrs G.L. Hoyt		174	1000	16.80
Unknown			212	 150	 2.52
Saml Baker		227	 350	 5.88
Henry Rich		237	 400	 6.72
John Barnard		257	  75	 1.25
E. Greenfield		261	 325	 5.27
Thos Gallaher		300	 300	 5.04

Lombard's Addition
B.F. Fuller 		 74	  15	  .24
Unknown			 79	  65	 1.08	
Unknown			 80	  55	  .92
Unknown			 81	  55	  .92
Unknown			 82	  70	 1.17
Unknown			 86	  80	 1.84
Unknown			 92	  60	 1.00
Unknown			 94	  70	 1.17
Unknown			 96	  70	 1.17
Unknown			107	   2	  .02
Unknown			108	   2	  .02
Unknown			112	  50	  .84

Jordan's Addition
Daniel Myers		 25	 450	 7.54
(Also 28 unknowns)

Green's Addition
W.W. Johnson		  6	 225	 3.77
Mary Caufield		 55	  50	  .84
James Vaughn		 59	 200	 6.36
B. Lombard		 61	 900	15.12
John Ford		 87	 450	 7.52
G.W. Wheaton		215	  40	  .67
James Jones		213	  75	 1.25
(Also 117 unknowns)

Hoyt's Addition
B.F. Fuller		 36	 350	 5.88
(Also 5 unknowns)