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History of Williamson county, Illinois.

From the earliest times, down to the present, 1876, with an accurate account of the secession movement, ordinances, raids, etc., also, a complete history of its "bloody vendetta," includding all its recondite causes, results, etc., etc.

by Milo Erwin

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Published in Marion, Ill .
Written in English

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  • Williamson County (Ill.) -- History.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Milo Erwin.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination283 p.
    Number of Pages283
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23305079M
    OCLC/WorldCa554588

    Bloody Williamson A Chapter in American Lawlessness. Williamson County in southern Illinois has been the scene of almost unparalleled violence, from the Bloody Vendetta between two families in the s through the Herrin Massacre of , Ku Klux Klan activities that ended in fatalities, and the gang war of the s between the Charlie Birger and Shelton brothers gangs. Search for markers by county To see a listing of markers for a particular county, click on the county your interested in either on the map or its name on the list below. If you wish to see a complete list of all our markers you can click All markers.

    The Williamson County Courthouse is a government building in Marion, the county seat of Williamson County, Illinois, United in , it is the fourth courthouse in Marion's history.. Land was registered in today's Williamson County as early as but the county itself was formed only in from the southern half of Franklin County. About Williamson County Historical Commission. The mission of the commission is to protect and preserve the county’s historic and prehistoric resources for the use, education, economic benefit, and enjoyment of present and future generations.

    The History of Adams County Illinois: Containing a History of the County - Its Cities, Towns, Etc. a Biographical Directory of Its Citizens, War Record of Its Volunteers in the Late Rebellion; General and Local Statistics. Portraits of Early Settlers and Prominent Men. History of the Northwest, History of Illinois, Map of Adams County, Constitution of the United States, Miscellaneous Matters, Etc.   Book containing a brief overview of the state of Texas and more specific focus on six specific counties, with extensive biographical sketches about persons related to the history of those places. An alphabetical index of persons who are included follows the table of contents at the front of the book.


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History of Williamson county, Illinois by Milo Erwin Download PDF EPUB FB2

Membership in the Williamson County Historical Society is open to anyone who is interested in the history, preservation, and genealogy of Williamson County.

Membership dues are $ per calendar year and includes the WCHS quarterly “ Footprints in Williamson County,” discounts on copies, a 10% discount on books and materials and soon we. Williamson County, Illinois, in the World War: containing a brief review of the World War--complete history of Williamson County's activities--photographs and service records of Williamson County's soldiers, sailors and marines--industrial review of business and professional firms who have made this history possible - Baird, S.

Sylvester. Williamson County History Histories related to the county, its cities, towns, ghost towns, History of Williamson county, post offices and other points of interest. Williamson County history can be found under Williamson County.

For more Bloody Williamson-related materials, check out Inside the Shelton Gang, the Warring 20s of Southern Illinois poster as well as Secrets of the Herrin Gangs, and for the prequel of story of how Williamson County first became known as "bloody," The Bloody Vendetta of Southern Illinois.

Welcome to Williamson County, Illinois Genealogy and History A Part of the Genealogy Trails Group ; Volunteers Dedicated to Free Genealogy. Our goal is to help you track your ancestors through time by transcribing genealogical and historical data and placing it online for the free use of all researchers.

History of Williamson County Illinois rom the earliest times, down to the present, by Milo Erwin and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at   Excerpt from History of History of Williamson county County, Illinois I have now written you a history of your own county, to show you the advantages of civilization, and to give you contentment.

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HISTORY OF WILLIAMSON COUNTY, ILLINOIS. From The Earliest Times, Down To The Present, With An Accurate Account Of The Secession Movement, Ordinances, Raids, Etc., Also, A Complete History Of Its " Bloody Vendetta," Including All Its Recondite Causes, Results, Etc., Etc., By Milo Erwin; Marion, IL; pub Transcribed for Genealogy Trails by K.T.

Portraits of early settlers and prominent men. History of the northwest, history of Illinois, map of Adams county, constitution of the United States, miscellaneous matters, etc.

Published by Murray, Williamson & Phelps in Chicago. Written in EnglishPages: Obituaries,Williamson County, Illinois WorldCat Obituaries, Williamson County, Illinois Family History Library Obituaries, Williamson County, Illinois WorldCat Register of funerals, Family History Library Register of interment permits, Jan.

10, Family History Library U.S., Obituary Collection, This is where Illinois begins. It's a site designed to showcase the region's history in a way from which we can learn. We study history not to know the "who, what, when and where," but rather the "why" and the "how." The "who, what, when and where" of history is knowledge.

The "why" and "how", well knowing that can lead to wisdom. Williamson County in southern Illinois has been the scene of almost unparalleled violence, from the Bloody Vendetta between two families in the s through the Herrin Massacre ofKu Klux Klan activities that ended in fatalities, and the gang war of the s between the Cited by: Address: N Monroe, Marion, IL Phone: Email: [email protected] Hours: M-F, am - pm.

Prairie Farmers Directory of Will County, Illinois, WILLIAMSON: History of Williamson County, Illinois, WINNEBAGO: History of Winnebago County, Illinois, Portrait and Biographical Record of Winnebago County, Illinois, Past and present of Winnebago County, Illinois, (and the city of Rockford) WOODFORD.

Williamson County, Tennessee ancestry, family history, and genealogy research page. Guide to Williamson County (established ) genealogy, history, and courthouse sources including birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, wills, deeds and land records, Civil War records, Revolutionary War records, family histories, cemeteries, churches, tax records, newspapers, and.

In the late ’s, the county was visited by a Chicago writer named Paul Angle gathering information for a book he was researching. He published the book “Bloody Williamson” in The latest book on the subject at this writing is a book called “Herrin Massacre” by Scott Doody released in Coles County, Illinois Genealogical Society, Lookups in census book.

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K11 " Coles County Illinois. In this guide, we’re going to highlight some of the history surrounding this event, so let’s take a closer look at the facts you need to know.

The first thing to understand about this event is that Williamson County had become an important mining hub during the late 19th and early 20th centuries, and immigrants from many different European. A Pictorial History of Williamson County.

The Nannie Gray Parks map of Williamson County, Illinois, as the county existed in when it was created from the southern half of Franklin County, has been called Nannie Gray Parks’ greatest achievement by Homer Butler, who for many years wrote a column called “Glances at Life” which appeared in the Marion Daily Republican newspaper.

ISBN: OCLC Number: Notes: On cover: Description: pages: illustrations, maps ; 29 cm: Other Titles: Williamson. Land atlas and plat book, Williamson County, Illinois, Family History Library Original entry, Family History Library Original lands grants, Family History Library Plat book of Williamson County, Ill.

[] Family History Library Sheriff's deed record, vol. A, Family History Library U.S. General Land Office. History of Williamson county, Illinois. From the earliest times, down to the present,with an accurate account of the secession movement, ordinances, raids, etc., also, a complete history of its "bloody vendetta," includding all its recondite causes, results, etc., etc.

by Erwin, MiloPages: Williamson Co Records from the LDS Church in Salt Lake City, UT. Family Search New Version: Family Search Old Version: Illinois History: IL Town Locator: Links To Other Genealogy Web Pages: USGS TOPO MAP - IL: Paducah KY Weather Service Covers So.

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