SECOR CENTENNIAL BOOK 1857-1957
Published by the Secor Centennial Committee, Inc. 1957

This book is located at the
Woodford County Historical Society.  This index was complied by 
Karen Fyke for the Woodford County Historical Society (used here with permission). Information/photos can be obtained through writing at: Woodford County Historical Society, 112 N. Main, Eureka, IL 61530 or  WCHS.

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Ackerman, S. F. 55

Chapman, Roy 71,73

Frey, Geneva Colburn 21

Herncjar, Margaret 49,67

Ackerman, W. M. 55

Clanin Brothers Co. 22

Frey, Hollis 16

Herrmann, Rev. 47

Adams, Estella H. 133

Clapp, Clifford 93

Frey, Joseph 16,20

Hettinger, N. N. 99,121

Adelman, H. C. 30

Clausen, Lewis 8,67,95

Frey, Wm. O. 16

Hexamer, Lizzie 137

Ales, Chester 30

Claymon Brothers Saloon 131

Friest, Rev. 55

Heyungs, George 41,67

Alleman, Bud 22

Claymon, Jennie 87

Froelich, W. E. 66

Heyungs, Hannah 119

Allen, Charles L. 123

Claymon, Merle 47,67,91

Fry, Henry Joseph 113

Heyungs, Joyce 61,67

Allen, David 95

Claymon, Minor 77

Fry, Mrs. C. W. 113

Heyungs, Lida 41

Allen, Dr. 103

Clemens, E. T. 77

Frye, Frances 11,133

Hibbs, Dorsey 9,95

Allen, Dr. D. W. 143

Close, Nelson 81

Frye, Leona Mae 65

Hibbs, Dorsey R. 123

Alton, Leland E. 123

Colburn, Mrs. William 29

Frye, Leona Mae 97

Hibbs, Myrtle 67

Amrine, Kate 55

Colburn, Wanda 67

Frye, Mae 67,89

Hibbs, Virginia 95

Amrine, Shep 55

Colburn, William 27,67

Fuller, L. K. 119

Hillmer, Evelyn 47

Anderssen, Dirk 47

Colburn’s Store 88

Gabetown 109,113

Hinds, Henrietta 123

Andrews, J. K. 86

Collins brickmaker 113

Gainer, Bessie 95

Hinrichs, Albert, Jr. 61

Anita Lee Beauty Shop 94

Collins, James 113

Gainor, Bessie 89

Hinrichs, Albert, Sr. 61

Arends, Neva 67

Collins, Jennie 137

Gallond, Bertha Dierking 7

Hinrichs, Herman 61

Armstrong 109

Collins, Moore 113

Gallond, Ralph 94

Hinrichs, Rosa 61

Armstrong Family 111

Collins, William 99,113

Gambles 94

Hitch, Robert 103

Armstrong, Albert 47

Compton, Evaline C. 133

Garber, Robert L. 102

Hoffman, Cordes 93

Armstrong, Clarence 143

Conner, Alpha 89

Gardner, James E. 77

Hohl, Ernest 77

Armstrong, Edith 85

Conner, Willie 85

Garrels, George 3,8,11,27,67

Hohulin Brothers 30

Armstrong, Everett 22

Conners, Edna 91

Garrels, Judy 31

Hollenback, George B. 123

Armstrong, Guy 27,77,146

Conners, Mike 101

Garrels, Lucille 67

Hollenbeck, 57

Armstrong, Harold H. 136

Connors, John 81

Garrels, Mrs. Raymond 29

Hook, Hannah 19

Armstrong, Henry 45

Connors, M. F. 77

Garrels, Raymond 27

Horn, Joseph 99

Armstrong, J. J. 101

Cordes, Eunice 60

Garrels, Virginia 67

Hughes, C. R. 56

Armstrong, Kenneth 8,11,27

Cox, Edward 651

Garrels’ Garage 12

Hunsinger, Franklin 61

Armstrong, Margaret 23

Cramer, Stella 124

Gassner, Cassie 81

Hunsinger, George 8,11,67

Armstrong, Martin 123

Cramer, Ted 124

Gassner, Floyd 87,89,135

Hunsinger, Harold 27

Armstrong, Mrs. Everet 67

Craw, Bob 48

Gassner, Frank 87,89

Hunsinger, Karen 31

Armstrong, Mrs. William 45

Craw, Rosie 48

Gassner, Grace 29,67

Hunsinger, Mrs. Franklin 67

Armstrong, Roma 89

Crime (Gold salting) 117

Gassner, H. 77

Hunsinger, Mrs. Harold 29

Armstrong, Sarah 113

Crime 103

Gassner, Henrietta 83

Hunsinger, Peggy 31

Armstrong, Wm. J. 19

Crout, Alice 25

Gassner, Henry 127

Hunsinger, Sam 67

Arnett, A. 55

Crow, Peter 99

Gassner, Ida Mae 91

Hunsinger, Sam L. 24

Arnett, W. A. 55

Cruger 113

Gassner, Jeanette 91

Hunsinger, Susie 31

Arnett, William 55

Cruger, Secor & Co. 111

Gassner, L. 59,99

Hunzinger, Charles 25,27,96,114

Arnold 109

Cryer, C. E. 56

Gassner, Lawrence 81

Hunzinger, Frank 72

Arnold, Steve 113

Cullina, R. A. 128

Gassner, Marguerite 91

Hunzinger, Jacob 23

Arnold, William A. 123

Culver, W. A. 28

Gassner, Morris 21,81,141

Hunzinger, Jakob 47

Aue, Meine 47

Cummins, Dora 81

Gassner, Nellie 83

Hunzinger, Magdalena 47

Baity, Burton 90

Damman, Frank 77

Gassner, Virgil 91

Huschen, B. H. 26

Ballard, Vera 124

Darling, Jess 16

Gassner’s Saloon 127

Iler, George 37

Ballard, William 124

Davies, Dr. R. J. 94

Geiselman, Wm. E. 21

Iler, Jenny 81

Bank robbery 103

Davis, David 105

Geisert, Cora 124

Illinois Central Rail Road 111

Banks 103

Davis, Grace 83,91

Geisert, George 124

Imhoff, Harold 36

Baringer, John L. 111

Davis, Kit 97

Genre, Duane J. 30

Jacob, Crystal 31

Baringer, Lydia Martha 111

Davis, Mildred 83

George Garrels’ Garage 11

Jacobs, W. B. 57

Barker & Barker 4

Davis, Neal 87,89

Gephar, David 114

Jakob, Albert 103

Barnett, Jim 67

Davis, Ralph 123

Gerdes, Arthur 61

Jakob, Clara 67

Barringer 109

Davis, Rev. 49

Gibbs, Dale 58

Jakob, Ellen Kay 37

Barry, W. A. & Sons 57

Davis, Tom 81,131

Gilbert & Compton Inc. 58

Jakob, George 11,67,76

Barth, John 61

Davison, D. H. 113

Gilman 113

Jakob, Henry 3,8,11,27,67

Barton, Dr. 119

Dearth, Stephan 123

Gilman Street 15

Jakob, Mrs. George 29

Barton, Dr. L. E. 119

Dearth, Taylor 89

Gilmore, J. 103

Jakob, Mrs. Henry 29

Bateman, Lucy 23

Dearth, Virgil 93

Gipps Brewing Co. 77

Jakob, Patricia 31

Bauman, Chris 61

DeFreese, Harm 61

Gish, Bessie 87

Jakobs, Albert 77

Bauman, Irvin 57

DeGroot, Elvina 95

Gish, Christian 53

Johann, Evelyn 97

Bauman, John 67

Dehority, Frank 67

Gish, Ethel 87,89

Johnson, A. B. 129

Beck, F. 47

Dehority, Wm. 143

Gish, George 53

Johnson, Ben 32

Beenders, Ervin 108

Deiner, Ann 39

Gish, James R. 53

Johnson, Heye 37,117,123,145

Beer, Ray W. 17

Dellenbaugh, Lester 83

Gish, Lillian 91

Johnson, Jasper 145

Beich, Paul F. 28

DeLong, Clfiford 91

Gish, Oscar 23

Johnson, Louise 119

Belsley, Bill 98

Depot 145

Glick, Dr. 94

Jones, E. J. 145

Belsley, Emma 97

Dewey, Juna 147

Goebel, George 77,135

Jones, Ed 67

Belsley, Mattie 137

Dickey, Clarence V. 136

Goebel, Josephine 89

Jones, Ed. J. 23

Ben Franklin 58

Diener, Berdena 67

Goebel, Wayne 95

Jones, Martha E. 123

Benson Farmer’s Cooperative Grain Assoc. 22

Diener, Elenora 85

Goevel, Frank 95

Jones, T. L. 99

Benson, Roger 134

Diener, Frank 91,121

Goodfield State Bank 94

Jontry, J. E. 11

Beoletto, Joe 80

Diener, Leta 67

Gordon, Virgil 33

Jording, Alvin A. 120

Beoletto, Sandy 37

Diener, Lita 67

Goss, Lulu 137

Jording, Ben 136

Berry & Lincoln 107

Diener, Louis 141

Gould, Agnes V. 123

Jording, Bernadine 29

Berry, William F. 107

Diener, Louise 89

Granert, R. 58

Jording, Caroline 67

Bestor 113

Diener, Lyle 95

Grant, Betsy 55

Jording, Christ 67

Betz 109

Diener, Mrs. Frank 29

Gray, Bette 39

Jording, Paul 47

Betz, Jacob 49

Diener, Mrs. Roland 29

Gray, Karen 31

Jording, Walter 67

Bevan, Frank 132

Diener, Roland 8,11,27

Gray, Lorene 3,5,29,67

Jury, Clara 133

Bigger, Scott 94

Dierking 117

Graybill, Cora 141

Kaplan, Regina I. 94

Bilbrey, Forrest 91

Dierking, E. 47

Graybill, Dean 121

Kays, Royal 86

Billinger, Leoti 55

Dierking, E. F. 101

Graybill, Dean 89

Keiser, George 124

Billinger, William 113

Dierking, Edward 99

Graybill, H. V. 103

Keller, John 32

Bittner, Edward F. 42

Dierking, Henry 99,103,114

Graybill, Harry A. 123

Keller, Maude 124

Black Hawk War 105

Dierking, Sophia 89

Graybill, L. E. 101

Kelly, Tom 37

Blackmore, John L. 92

Dierner, Frank 27

Graybill, Lee 141

Kelly, Tom 84

Blacksmith 109,113,117

Dixon, John B. 94

Graybill, Martha E. 123

Kelly, Veva 84

Blair, Ed 81

Doan, Mrs. R. A. 65

Graybill, Vern 81

Kelsey, E. E. 44

Blair, Edwin 91

Doc Boller’s Tavern 88

Greene Township 109,113

Kiddy, James 27,67

Blair, Ned 127

Dohority, William 37,121

Greiner, Harold 91

Kiddy, Mrs. James 29

Blair, Nettie 81

Dohority’s Super Market 18

Greiner, Virginia 95

Kiddy, Wilma 11,67

Blair, Viola 91

Dooley, Clay 26

Greiner, Wm. 101

Kiefer, Samuel 122

Blocks Cleaners 94

Dorward, Cyrus 67

Greuter, Mabel 124

Kierking, E. F. 37

Bockler, Roy A. 12

Doubet, E. W. 138

Greuter, Orrie 124

Kilbury, Clarence 121

Boller 88

Douglass, C. M. 51

Gridley Farm Supply 22

Kilbury, Jack 101

Boller, Harold 85

Dr. Tribby’s Drug Store 128

Gross, Katherine 25

Kimzey, Edwin 64

Boller, Hen 81

Draher, Agnes 124

Grove, Sarah 55

Kindig, Alice 67

Boller, Paul 37

Draher, Alex 124

Grove, Wilmuth 95

Kindig, Carl 27

Bollies 109

Driscoll’s Shell Service 96

Grove, Y. H. 55

Kindig, Emma 21

Bond, Stephen 94

Durst, Jim 54

Groves, J. H. 55

Kindig, Mart 121,139

Bowling Green 105,107

Dyar, Wilmer M. 48

Grusy, William 5,8

Kindig, Mrs. Carl 29

Bowling Green Plat Map 105

Eastman, Dorothy 108

Hanover 109

Kindig, Tobias 53

Bradle, Dan 81

Eckhoff Transfer 22

Haring, Amanda 124

Kingsbury, Mr. 99

Bradle, John 25,81

Eckhoff, Joe 61

Haring, Samuel 124

Kirby Barber Shop 94

Bradle, Mary 81

Edwards, Fred 27

Harmon, Gerald R. 52

Kirchner, Ernst 47

Brady, Gilbert A. 123

Edwards, Hubert H. 132

Harmon, M. C. 55

Kirchner, Esther 85

Brandon, Eugenia 91

Edwards, Mrs. Fred 29

Harmon, W. M. 55

Kitchell, W. D. 82

Bratt, Lulu 133

Eft, Ethel 67

Harned, J. C. 119

Kitchell, W. F. 82

Breach, Joe 27

Ekiss, Chester 121

Harned, John C. 123

Kleinhaus, Otto 145

Breach, Linda 31

Ekiss, Floyd 25

Harness maker 117

Knoblauch, Susie 133

Breach, Mrs. Joe 29

El Paso Journal 119

Harper, Lesta 87

Knoll Texaco Station 94

Breach, Robin 31

Elevators 99

Harroun, Ernie 26

Koch, H. M. 92

Breach, Vickie 31

Elkin, Martha 47

Harseim, A. R. 129

Koehl, Jack 94

Brewers Distributing Co. 94

ElPaso Telephone Co. 4

Harseim, Adolph 77,81

Krause, Esther 83

Brown, Alta 89

Englis, Amos 117

Harseim, Clara 119

Kreft, Clara 94

Brown, Ella 21

English, Amos 87,89

Harseim, Cordes 91

Kridner, Della 119

Brown, Henry 139,143

Enyart, D. C. 123

Harseim, Cordes A. 123

Kridner, Millie 119

Brown, Joe 139

Enyart, DeWitt C. 123

Harseim, E. J. 37,103

Kuhlman, Katie 83

Brown, Lee Anna 53

Enyart, Edith 81

Harseim, Godfried 49

Lahr, Jacob 109,113,117

Brown, Leslie 91

Enyart, Harry 81

Harseim, Gus C. 123

Lahr, John Yank 109

Brown, Minnie 119

Enyart, Mattie 81

Harseim, Helen 67,87

Larson, Gene 46

Brown, Oma 91

Esposito, Dr. Neil

Harseim, Katharina 113

Leach, H. D. 93

Brubaker 109

Eureka Feed Co. 22

Harseim, Millie 119

Lebig, Juna 147

Brubaker, Bob 80

Eureka Hatchery 94

Harseim, Myrtle 133

Lebo, Kenneth 140

Brubaker, John H. 123

Eureka Milling 4

Harseim, Rudolph 113

Leckron, Paul 53

Brunce, Joseph 99

Everding, Henry 135

Harseim’s Store 129,141

LeConte, Agnes 124

Bucher, Evelyn 97

Evey, J. A. 58

Harshbarger, Evelyn 67

LeConte, Alice 124

Buckingham, J. H. 90

Evey, J. W. 58

Harshbarger, George 8,11,27,37,51,67

LeConte, Clara 124

Bullock, William 117

Evey, Judd A. 94

Hart, Allen 55

LeConte, Dave 124

Bunting, Fern 83

Evey, Lydia 83

Hart, Hettie 55

LeConte, Genevieve 124

Bunting, Joe 89,94

Eyerly, W. H. 77

Hartman, Alice 39

LeConte, Harold 124

Burger, L. M. 55

Farmers Elevator 99

Hartman, Emil 67

Leconte, John 124

Burger, Poke 109

Faucett, T. D. 49

Hartman, Wilbur 94

LeConte, Mabel 124

Burkholder, Blanche 137

Faw, Linda 95,97

Hartter, Harvey 57

LeConte, Matilda 124

Burkholder, Elmer 81

Feeney, Churck 142

Harvey, John C. 123

LeConte, Maude 124

Burroughs, Kay 71

Fehr, B. J. 92

Haughawout, Merle 108

LeConte, Mildred 124

Burster, George 103

Felter, P. A. 99

Hauser, R. F. 36

Leconte, Ralph 124

Burster, Ralph 103

Ferguson, L. R. 55

Haussler, A. G. 71

LeConte, Stella 124

Bussone, Frank 33

Fever, Ethel 87,89

Haussler, F. X. 113

LeConte, Vera 124

Buszin, Thomas 47

Fever, Hazel 83,89

Heffner Nursing Home 94

LeConte, Wilmer 124

Butler, Mrs. 87

Finck, Edward 61

Heffner, Lucille E. 92

Lederer, Harry C. 128

Butler, Willa Bell 81

Fires 121

Heid, Rev. E. 47

Lee, Hubert 90

Cackling, Andrew 47

Fitzpatrick 109

Heineke, W. J. 77

Legg, A. M. 77

Cackling, Joseph 25

Flanagan, Francis W. 90

Heinrich, Earl 60

Lehman, A. 77

Cackling, Marilyn 47

Flanagan, Julia 83

Heiple, Gordon 54

Lehman, L. O. 103

Callender, George H. 123

Flanigan, Estella 85

Heller, Alice 91,93

Leman, Irvin 86

Camp, Rev. 57

Flanigan, J. C. 11,103

Heller, Bessie 89

Leonard, Lida 81

Cannon, Clyde 89

Flanigan, Julia 89

Heller, Eugene 8,11

Leslie, Brown 121

Cannon, Frank 123

Flessner & Zeiger Store 133

Heller, Lida 95

Lewellyn, Arvetta 97

Capponi, Leno 94

Flessner, George 99

Heller, Martin 91

Lewis, Evaline 46

Carberry, Mr. 145

Flessner, Heye 37

Heller, Mrs. Martin 29

Liddy, Andy 109

Carl’s Paint and Body Shop 22

Folkers, Milan 94

Hendron, William 81

Lilley, Lorene 94

Carlton, Guy 92

Folkers, V. 37

Henninger, L. W. 22

Lilley, W. T. 37

Carr, Earl 51,67

Forney, Mattie 137

Herald, Penn 121

Lincoln Trail 107

Carrier’s Store 57

Frerichs’ Super Market 78

Herbst, F. T. 108

Lincoln, Abraham 105,109

Carrol, James 99

Freudenthal, Ervin 91

Hereford 113

Lindberg, Gottfried 47

Carroll Cemetery 109

Freudenthal, Leslie 91

Hereford, Ed. 145

Lohr, Berdina 91

Carroll, James 109

Frey, Almeda 91

Hereford, L. P. 49,111

Lola’s Café 102

Carter, James 45

Frey, C. W. & Sons 16

Hereford, Leavin P. 123

Lorene’s Dress Shop 94

Cartwright, Rev. 105

Frey, C. W. 16,103,145

Herm, Dick 37

Lowder, Judith 39

Chanticleer Tavern 76

Frey, Clarence 145

Herman, C. C. 101

Lucas, Charles W. 77

Chanute, Octave 111

Frey, Delmar 91

Herman, E. C. 37

Lucas, Clarence 123

Chapman, Estella 55

Frey, Frances 25

Herncjar, Edwin 67

Lucas, Sadie 55

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