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Crime News Articles

Early Court Cases
from the Portrait and Biographical album of Rock Island County, Illinois; 1885

Murder of Col. George Davenport

Court News from the newspapers
includes Divorce notices


The following are the names of those comprising the first grand jury of the county:

Joel Wells, Jr., foreman;
Robert Simms,
Wm. Carr,
Wm. T. Brashar,
Calvin Spencer,
Henry McNeal,
James L. Burtis, Sr.,
James H. Coleman,

John D. Ritchey,
Martin W. Smith,
Chas. H. Simpson,
Henry Watchler,
Nathan Smith,
Roswell H. Spencer,
William Thompson
Eliphalet? T. Cook.

There was no petit jury summoned at the first term of the Court.
Portrait and Biographical album of Rock Island County, Illinois; 1885 Transcribed by Candi H. 2009


 


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