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Saline County was formed from Gallatin County in 1847.
It is named for the Saline River and the springs from which salt was produced in the early history of Gallatin
The county seat is Harrisburg, Illinois
Brushy -- Carrier Mills -- Cottage -- East Eldorado -- Galatia -- Harrisburg
Independence -- Long Branch -- Mountain -- Raleigh -- Rector -- Stone Fort -- Tate
Cities and Towns
Carrier Mills (Morrilsville) -- Eldorado -- Galatia -- Harrisburg -- Ledford
Muddy -- Raleigh -- Stonefort
Saline County Data
Church Records and Histories
Family Bibles and Records
Obituaries and Death Notices
June 2015: 1928-1932 Class pictures, Harrisburg; obits for FERRELL, GASKINS, MITCHELL
May 2015: Burials in Crescent Cemetery
Apr 2015: obits for STONE
Jan 2015: Marriage announcement for HAMMOCK-RYAN, MARTIN-MI NER, Reynolds-Ozment, ASHLEY-GREEN
Aug 2013: obit for DUCKWORTH
July 2013: bio for BISHOP
Oct 2012: Crime news re: BIRGER; Marriage announcements for BIBB-WHITE, BISHOP-ELLIOTT, HOLLIES-MCREYNOLDS; GROVES
obit; Gossip and Sick List news; death notice for PIERCE
Jan 2012: Obits for MCCOY, REED, THOMAS
July 2011: Crime news re: SCAGGS
May 2011: Will abstracts; 1883 Pensioners
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