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Genealogy Trails
Marshall County Illinois
Previous Updates

 

September 2016
NEWSPAPERS
News from the June 7, 1883 Henry News Republican
Henry Community News:
B. Yaeger Started a Beer Selling War, Local Improvements, Local Gossip
Lacon Community News:
1883 Lacon High School Commencement, Local Gossip
Sparland Community News
LaPrairie Community News
News-Fire: Timothy Hunt's Barn and Sheds Destroyed by Fire
Marriage Notices: SCHROCK-CAMPBELL, GOLTRA-WILSON

OBITUARIES AND DEATH NOTICES

Mrs. Susan T. Harl, Gracie Rowe

May 2016
WEDDING ANNIVERSARIES
Mr. and Mrs. T. F. McCoy (5th), Mr. and Mrs. Isaac Thomas (50th), Nettie (Lamb) and John Fuller (5th)

MARRIAGES
January 1884 Marriage Notices: Faris-Seevers, Conklin-Walker, Crews-McMurtrie, O'Grady-Bower

SCHOOLS
Henry: Update to 1906 Class Picture of Henry HS - Class Member Names - Contributed by Thomas Mead
Henry Township School #4 Photo - Contributed by Thomas Mead



March 2016
NEWSPAPERS
Camp Grove:
July 1885 Community News and Local Gossip
Whitefield Township:
May 1883 Community News and Local Gossip
Lacon:
May 1883 Community News and Local Gossip
Sparland:
May 1883 Community News and Local Gossip
Hopewell Township:
May 1883 Community News and Local Gossip
Varna:
May 1883 Community News and Local Gossip
Lawn Ridge:
May 1883 Community News and Local Gossip
Wenona:
May 1883 Community News and Local Gossip
Saratoga Center:
May 1883 Community News and Local Gossip
Henry News:
May 1883 Community News and Local Gossip; Richard Dikes Back to Work After Illness; May 1883 Local Improvements; New Buildings; J. S. Burt Moves Townsend House; Mrs. George (Nane Whitney) Wilder Visits from Springfield Mass.; Grey Eagle Makes Trip to Hennepin
News-Divorce: Isabella and S. M. Garatt
Court News:
May 10 1883 Probate Court; Assault Charges-Harney Vs Harney; Quin Vs Gustafson - Fence Line Dispute
Crime News:
Thomas Conners Arrested for Theft

BIRTHS
News-Birthdays:
A. G. Stiles and G. W. Seymour
Birth Announcements from May 1883:
Allen, Barr, Bell, Bender, Birch, Chambers, Cloheam, Dalrymple (2), Goshen, Hayter, Hefelfinger, Loomis, Merdian, McGarvey, McClusky, Mogeska, Murray (2), Nicholson, Noll, Purcell, Reynolds, Riley, Stinker, Stubbs, Thierry, Wallace, Webber

MARRIAGES
1883 Marriage Notices: Cole-Miller, Crane-Mowatt, Gebhardt-Schneider, Hill-Stinger, Meilander-Boke, Parr-Reising, Saylor-McBain, Shrock-Campbell, Watrous-Mohler

OBITUARIES AND DEATH NOTICES
Louis Epple, Julius Charles Jones, Timothy Mansell, Infant of John McClusky, John U. Merrill, Hiram Messersmith, Alva Reynolds, Bertie Spangler, Ella Tuttle, John Twist, Eliza Van Duzen, Benjamin Vore, Child of Clifton Waggoner, Valentine Weis, Bela Adolphus Welton, Mrs. Ann Whittington




 December 2015

NEWSPAPERS
Misc News: New Papers in Lacon (1849), New Henry Postmaster (1885)
News-Accidents: Christopher Koch Accidently Killed
News-Illness: Carl Doyle has Operation
News-Crime: R. M. Stevens Stopped Prowlers, Joseph Kulp Acquitted of Murdering Wife
April 1883 Community News: Sparland, Lacon, Wenona, Hopewell Township, Saratoga Township, and Whitefield Township

BIRTHS
News-Births: BORLAND, WEBBER

MARRIAGES
1883 Marriage Notices: BUCHANAN-TOWNSEND, HUNT-CORNELL, SHULTZ-HILL

OBITUARIES AND DEATH NOTICES
Death Notice: Daughter of Benjamin Turner

WEDDING ANNIVERSARIES
S. C and Lizzie (Walker) Hyndshaw's 25th Anniversary



September 2015


BIOGRAPHIES
Aaron and Ann (Street) Axline


August 2015
: OBITUARIES AND DEATH NOTICES: John Beals, Sarah Freeman, Marshall Miller, Samuel Freeman, Rosalie Freeman, Sarah Elizabeth Freeman, Bryan Wasmer - Transcribed by 2cemeterysisters; Camp Grove IL News - June 25, 1885; 1883 Henry IL News - April 12th, 19th and 26th
July 2015: Bio: William Brown - submitted by Sherri Simmons and the Brown Family.
June 2015: OBITUARIES AND DEATH NOTICES: Franz Charles Balleweg, Nancy (Messick) Camery, Ralph Downey, Sarah (Mackkenley) Downey, Mrs. Jerry Gibbs, Guy L. Hupp, John Johnson (obit), Mrs. Leigh, Josephine McFarland, Bessie Moodey, John Thomas Russell, William Spangler, Mahala Tanquary;
Birth Announcements: DIVILBISS, DUNCAN, MCFARLAND, NICHOLSON, TOWNSEND; 1883 Marriage Announcements: HARRINGTON-MORRIS, HENALER-LAMBERT, KING-REYNOLDS, BUCHANAN-TOWNSEND
January 2015: Marriage Notice: Houston-Packer (1859), Perrince-Shurts (1860); 1883 Marriage Notices: McCoy-Brant, McBeth-Rickey, Kline-Whitney, Plasik-Stansel, Martin-Webster, Sullivan-Barry, McChesney-Perry, Ilif-Disosway; 1883 Death Notices: Mrs. McEnty, Mrs. Rhoda Agnes Duncan, Hubbard G. Hind, Nickolas Harris, Charles Cowan, Robert Beaton , Willie Callender, Caroline Everly, Scott B. Smith, John Johnson, Ellen W. (Davis) Tremain, Nellie Helm; 1883 Births Notices: DUNCAN, DIVILBISS, ONYUN, LAUGHLIN, COWAN, CALLENDER, RIEL, HARRIS. BROWN, BUSH, DONNELLY, WILSON, WETZEL, WALLACE, SPECK; Birthday Announcements: Emma Seelye, Lizzie Duke, Milton Hunt ; March 29 and April 5 1883 Local Gossip for Sparland, Saratoga Center, Lawn Ridge, La Prairie, Varna, Lacon and Henry; March 29, 1883 Local Gossip for Whitefield and Hopewell Township
April 5, 1883 Local Gossip for Hopewell Township; Mr. and Mrs. George Worley
December 2014: COUNTY HISTORY: Schools: First Annual Meeting of the Marshall Co. Teachers' Association; VILLAGE HISTORY Lacon: March 29 1883 Local Gossip
November 2014 Updates: Henry - 1906 Henry High School Class Photo- Contributed by Thomas Mead
October 2014 Updates: 1845 Democratic Convention (news article), Stage Coach Lost on River (1845), Biographies: James Gallup,  Nathaniel Gants and Edwin Gants, Amasa Garratt, James Garrett, Austin C. Garvin, Mrs. Lucy (Gaylord) Gibson, S. M. Glenn, Edward S. Gould, G. W. Gray, William H. Gray, Enoch George Green, Nathanial P. Green, Mark Gregory, H. R. Griffin, S. C. Griffin, Melchi Grove, W. C. Guyer, Mrs. M. A. Hafley, David M. Hall, Mrs. S. P. Hallam, Egbert Halsey, Samuel Hamilton, William T. Hamilton, William M. Hamilton, James W. Hancock, Luther Hancock, William W. Hancock, James A. Hanson, John F. Hatton, Valentine Hatzenbahler, Russell E. Heacock, W. W. Heath, Daniel Heinrich, Robert Henry, Nelson G. Hentborn, Moses Hertley, Robert Hester, J. M. Higgins, R. E. Hills, Thos. B. Hinman, Abraham W. Hoagland, Jacob Hochstrasser, Charles D. Hodge, L. J. Hodge, F. H. Holeton, Lyman Horram, Henry Hoskins, Isaac P. Howard, Peter Howe, Huldah Hoyt, J. B. Hudson, Alden Hull, J. S. Hunt, A. L. Hup, E. M. Hunter, Hubbard G. Hurd, Jesse W. Hurd, H. L. Hutchins, John Hutchins, William Huwald, Caroline (Henthorn) Iliff, Jane (Williams) Iliff , John M. Iliff, Mira Amelia (Springer) Iliff, Robert Iliff , Samuel H. Iliff, Sarah A. (Houck) Grove Iliff
July 2014 Updates: Robert S. Erwin, Mrs. Elizabeth Jones Evans, A. G. Everley, William W. Feazle, Wm. L. Fisher, J. G. Forney, Aaron C. Fosdick and Electa (Allen) Chapman Fosdick, Henry Foster, Joseph R. Foster, A. H. Fowler, Daniel Fowler, E. S. Fowler, Richard B. Frary and Catherine J. (Lowman) Frary, Loton Frisby
May 2014 : Henry - 1910 Henry High School Senior Class - Contributed by Thomas Mead
March 2014 : Bios: Adam Davidson Richard Davidson James B. Davis C. M. Dawson William C. Decker Peter G. Defenbaugh Alered J. Deihl Abraham Delong . John O. Dent William Dillman Michael Dodd C. W. Dodge Delia (Drake) Doran (F.B. Drake - Putnam) Patrick Doran George Dorff Michael Dougherty Rufus Douglas Jesse Drake John J. Duncan William J. Duncan Deacon M. Dunlap and John Dunlap: Henry: 1906 Henry High School Class Photo - Contributed by Thomas Mead
February 2014 : Death Notice: Daniel Thomas - Contributed by FOFG

 

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