Morgan County Illinois
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Morgan County was originally part of Madison County.
Morgan County was established in 1823.
It was named after Daniel Morgan, an early soldier.
The first settlers began arriving in Morgan County around 1818 .
The present-day counties of Cass and Scott were part of Morgan County until 1837 and 1839.
The boundary line with Cass County was originally further north than the current boundary which was established in 1845.
Jacksonville * Waverly
Chapin * Concord * Franklin * Lynnville * Meredosia * Murrayville * South Jacksonville * Woodson
Alexander * Arcadia * Arnold * Clements * Literberry * Merritt * Nortonville *
Orleans * Pisgah * Prentice * Rees * Sinclair
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