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Marshall County Illinois
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Births and Birthday Celebrations


1935 LaSalle County Bank Robbers Captured or Killed Near Magnolia - Tragic Deaths of Marshall and LaSalle County Men

Court News

Divorce News

Fires and Other Disasters


Marriages and Wedding Announcements

Marshall County Poor Farm

Miscellaneous News

Obituaries and Death Notices

School and Teachers News

Community News and Local Gossip

Camp Grove News

Henry Community News

Henry Fire News

Henry Bridge News

Hopewell Township News

Lacon News

LaPrairie News

LaRose News

Lawridge News

North Steuben News

Saratoga Township News

South Whitefield News

Sparland News

1883 Sparland News

Toluca News

Varna News

Wenona News

Whitefield Township News

Marshall County Newspapers

The First Marshall County Newspaper
Great article about the first newspaper in the county.  
Taken from the Henry Republican, July 4, 1872 and written by Henry A. Ford.

 The Marshall County Democrat of 1876
(Taken From the Henry Republican)

The Oldest Newspapers in the 8th Congressional District
(Taken From the Henry Republican 1877)

Online Editions of Local Marshall County Newspapers

Toluca Star Herald, March 22, 1929 edition, Toluca, Illinois
Page 1
(High School News, County News, Marriages and Obits)
Page 2
(Varna news items, News Items from the Toluca Star files from the past, advertisements)
Page 3
(Toluca Election Notification and lots of advertisement)
Page 4  
(Bond notice, Local Gossip, Sheriff's Sale, Church News)
Page 5
(Advertisement, Local Gossip)

Henry Times, April 17, 1890 edition , Henry Illinois
Page 2  
(Local an state news items, gossip columns, and advertisements)
Page 3  
(Local news items, businesses and advertisements.)

Marshall County News Items

Stage Coach Lost on River (1845)

County Items (Local county gossip from the Marshall Co. Republican, January 24, 1867)

County Assessment of 1867 (How many horses, cattle, pianos, time pieces, etc. - Sep. 1867)

Local News from the Henry Republican, Feb. 24, 1870 - Local Moves

Local News from the Henry Repbublican, December 28, 1882

Local News from the Henry Republican, March 4, 1915

(Courtesy Kandi Anderson McLaney)Kandi has provided numerous news items from the local gossip columns of the Henry Republican and Henry News Republican from the early 1870's to the mid 1900's.  


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