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PEKIN is the county seat of TAZEWELL County IllinoisCounty Creation Time Line
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Al and Carole Martin
1790-1801 Knox, Northwest Territory
1790-1812 St Clair
1825-1827 Peoria1841: The present-day boundaries of Tazewell
County were established.
Tazewell County was named for Lyttleton W Tazewell, an eminent lawyer, Governor,
Congress, and United States Senator from Virginia.CITIES:
Delavan, East Peoria, Marquette Heights, Pekin & WashingtonVILLAGES:
Armington, Creve Coeur, Deer Creek, Goodfield, Green Valley, Hopedale
Mackinaw, Minier, Morton, North Pekin, South Pekin, TremontUNINCORPORATED COMMUNITIES:
Cincinatti, Deer Creek, Delavan, Dillon, Elm Grove, Fondulac, Groveland
Hittle, Hopedale, Little Mackinaw, Mackinaw, Malone, Morton, Pekin, Sand Prairie, Tremont
Pekin Police 1905-6
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