Rock Island County, Illinois Genealogy Trails
Fort Armstrong.óRock Island. In fractional township, 18 N., ranges 1 and 2 W. of fourth P. M. Reserved by requests of Secretary of War dated March 2, 1825, and September 11, 1845, containing 896.94 acres. By act of Congress approved June 27, 1850, certain small islands were added to the reserve and right of way was granted to Rock Island Railroad Company. By act approved April 2, 1844 (No. 419), the fractional southeast one-fourth of section 25 of township 18 N., range 2 W., was allowed to be entered by George Davenport.
LAWS OF THE UNITED STATES LOCAL OR TEMPORARY CHARACTER, AND EXHIBITING THE ENTIRE LEGISLATION OF CONGRESS UPON WHICH THE PUBLIC LAND TITLES IN EACH STATE AND TERRITORY HAVE DEPENDED, December l, 1880. [Transcribed by Candi H. - 2008]
Rock Island County, Illinois
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