Revolutionary War Veteran Burials

Six Revolutionary War veterans are known to be buried in Logan County, Illinois, They served in various capacities for various lengths of time in various locations during the American War of Independence. Then they went home and began the trek west, pioneers in the...

War of 1812 Veteran Burials

There are at least 29 War of 1812 veterans buried in Logan County. They all served from another location and later moved to Logan County, Illinois. Illinois was not a state at the time of the War of 1812. Not every grave is officially marked by the National Society of...

Sanborn Maps

Sanborn Maps are fire insurance maps. The company has been mapping since 1866 and has over 1.2 million maps. The maps indicate the buildings in towns and are color coded with information about the structure of the buildings, the main purpose of the maps (fire...

West Lincoln 1878

This entry is part 13 of 13 in the series 1878 Directory This is post 13 of 13 in the series “1878 Directory”   LOGAN COUNTY BIOGRAPHICAL DIRECTORY WEST LINCOLN TOWNSHIP 1878 Transcribed for Logan County ILGenWeb by Sheryl McClure who has no ancestors or...

Sheridan 1878

This entry is part 12 of 13 in the series 1878 Directory This is post 12 of 13 in the series “1878 Directory” LOGAN COUNTY BIOGRAPHICAL DIRECTORY SHERIDAN TOWNSHIP 1878 Transcribed for Logan County ILGenWeb by Sheryl McClure who has no ancestors or...