Surnames of Sangamon County

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Luciani Andrijuaskas

Researching my grandparents and great-grandparents

Came from Italy and Lithuania just before the 1900's

Debra Luciani

Antle, Clements, Duncan, Hart, Irwin, Loving, Miller, Purviance, Purvines, Shain, Stevenson, Stephenson, Turpin, Withrow

Salisbury, Cartwright, Mechanicsburg

1818 to present

Susan Monaghan

Harding, Gardner, Waring



Carol Knight

Megle, Mergle



Mary Urban

Priscilla (Parsons) and Francis Newburn

living in Springfield during 1860 census

Francis remarried Mary Elizabeth Hull in Champaign County in 1869


Daniel Ruckel

Springfield in 1836

b.5 May 1811 in NYC, married Catherine VG Forbes 22 April 1835

Jean Gore

Myrtle Bessie Saiters and Omer Skaggs


Pam Roeding



1930 to 1960

Janet McNiel




Steve Trumbo

Jesse Edgar Yocom family

His dob 5/5/1874-12/21/1963
he is buried in Decatur, Fairlawn cemetery.

Possible Parents: Marion Yocom and Francis Yocom of Sangamon

Connie Yocom Wilkinson

Young, Foster, Easley, Greenwood, Hollis


1837 to 1970

Rick Young

Bersheba Miller

Probably born in Sangamon in 1829

Married Jefferson Jackson McNeal in 1845.
Any information on her family would be appreciated.

Jack Massa


Researching George Gregory, his wife Sarah Knowles, and their children. Resided in Gardner area. Both born in England but I still need marriage location/ date and parent's names. I believe Geo was an important figure in railroading in Sangamon County. Both buried in Oak Ridge Cemetery.

Jean Blaney

Peter G. Cowardin family

early settlers from Kentucky. Peter had land patents from 1834 and 1839.

searching for burial sites and dates

Janet Williamson

William Howard Huffmaster Sr.

from Loami, IL


Ami Huffmaster-Flores

George W. Hall and Eliza Hammet and their child Maria Virginia Spence Deichmann

lived in Mechanicsburg around 1864


Terry L. Deichmann

Ferdinand & Adelia Bosie family

approx. 1856 with 6 daughters and 1 son.
Daughter 7 was born in Salisbury.
Joseph, my grandfather was born in Menard co., and daughter 8, I am unsure about. The name change appeared about 1880 with my great uncle Wm.


Ann Boosa Griffin

Behl and Davenport

from around the Berlin & New Berlin area.





Researching g-grandparents, John and Anna Rose Cebulko. John died in 1908.

Laura Rees

William H. and Rachel Collins, and son John Wilburn Collins

Residents of Sangamon Co. in 1828

Son John was born in Sangamon co in 1829

Sue Collins Pattison

Behl, Fay, Davenport, Brown


Looking for info on Alice Brown who married Adolphus Davenport and Margaret Koehler

Ginger316 at

James Brown/Mary Ann (Polly) Cartwright family

Lived in the area in 1800's


Earleene P.

Elijah Tippett married to Nancy Lee

William Tippett b.1814 TN moved to Illinois 1826?; died 1860 Married to 1st Mary Ann Albin married 1839 in  Morgan, co. d. 1847, burie d in Tippett cemetery, Morgan county
Married 2nd, in 1847 in Morgan co., Elizabeth Logsdon

Want to know if Elijah and William were related and who were their father(s)

Kathryn.Betts at

Palmer and Doran of Chatham

James Doran, Catherine Doran, Margaret Doran, John Palmer, Sarah Palmer, William J Palmer


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