History of Macon County Illinois

With Illustrations Descriptive of Its Scenery
and Biographical Sketches of Some of Its Promiment Men & Pioneers

Originally published Brink, McDonough and Company, Phialdelphia, 1880. This is a reproduction on CD and is searchable. This edition contains 277 pages; blank pages from the original were omitted. The first section of the book contains history of the county including a large section on the list of men who served in the Civil War. The second section contains bio and portraits of citizens of the county. A listing of the entries is shown below.

Macon county is surrounded by Logan, DeWitt, Piatt, Moultrie, Shelby, Christian and Sangamon counties IL. The county seat is Decatur.

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Abbott, Nirum
Adams, Charles
Adams, O. C
Albert, G. F
Alexander, James II
Allen, D. S
Allman, Edward
Allsup, Miner R
Archer, H.
Armstrong, J.
Armstrong, William
Armstrong, W. C
Arnold, Hiram
Baker, H. S
Baker, N. M
Baker, R.
Baldwin, James S
Banton, H. J
Barbey, L. D
Barnes, Dr. Ira N
Barnes, Dr. W. A
Barron, John
Barth, Jacob W
Bassey, Edward C
Batchelder, David B
Batcheldcr, John C
Batchelder, J. J
Batchelder, Moses E
Bauer, C. R
Baum, William
Beall, Hillory
Bean, C. H
Berkler, Henry
Betzer, George W
Betzer, Peter
Betzer, Reuben
Bixby, J. G
Black, John H
Blank, William
Boggs, Dr. William R
Bommersbach, Nicholas
Bottretl, J. D
Boyce, J. C
Boyd, James P
Boyer, Melvin F
Bramble, W. H
Brett, David E
Brewer, A. I)
Brookshier, William F
Brown, Charles H
Brown, Henry H
Brown, James E
Brown, Dr. Josiah
Brown, J. W
Brown, Travis
Buffmeyer, J. S
Bundy, W. M
Burgess, Sullivan
Busher, W. F
Butzien, Frederick
Carmean, W. H
Can-, Dr. E. D
Carter, J. W
Chamberlain, W. D
Chenoweth, Dr. W. J
Childs, J. S
Clark, J. B
Clark, William
Clipston, Joseph K
Combs, Jabez J
Connaghan, Charles
Connard, Charles E
Connard, Martin E
Conover, George
Cooper, W. T
Cowen, Charles C. H
Crabb, Frank A
Crane, J. W
Crary, John M
Crawford, W. M
Crocker, John
Crocker, John H
Crow, E. W
Crow, O. T
Culver, J. H
Cussins, Dr. J. S. C
Daggett, Albion
Dammeier, Christian
Danzeisen, George J
Davidson, A. H
Bavis, Byrd L
Davis, Jerome B
Davis, Thomas
Davis, Rev. W. H
Deetz, Charles H.
Delahunty, Walter
Dempsey, Michael
Dempsey, P. J
Denise, D. E
Dennis, Andrew
Dewein, Victor
Dickey, H. E
Diekson, Adam
Dinneen, Daniel
Doake, Thomas B
Downey, Charles U
Downing, T. E
Downing, W.
TDrake, J.
LDrury, Dr. G. W
Duker, G. F
Dunston, A. J
Eberly, D. L
Ehrhart, Joseph B
Elwood, Casper C
Ewing, Charles A
Ewing, F. N
Ewing, Mrs. Sarah Ann
Eyman, J. A
Faith, Charles H
Faith, George
Varies, Robert
Fitzgerald, J. R
Fletcher, J. W
Koulke, Edward
Foulke, W. L
Frank, John
Freeman, James
Freeman, Mrs. Margaret A
Gage, Wilson S
Garver, William S
Gastman, E. A
Gepford, S. R
Gerber, Samuel'
Gilman, G. Fred
Given, J. F
Glore, Capt. J. H
Gogerty, John
Goode, F. R
Gorin, Jerome R
Gorin, O. B
Graves, J. W
Gray, Dr. James L
Green, Joshua
Greene, O. Z
.Griffith, James G
Grimm, Samuel
Gushard, William
Guthridge, C. K
Hadwin, James
Hagan, Henry
Haines, Frank W
Hamman, John W
Hamman, Philip P
Hammer, W. L
Hamsher, William
Hankins, Charles S
Hardy, J. K
Harpstrite, Augustus
Harpstrite, Edward
Hartley, C. J
Hays, Charles
Heckler, Anthony
Hendricks, Jacob C
Henshie, David
Highly, H. L
Hight, John R
Hight, Robert W
Hilbrant, S. 0
Hildebrandt, Theodore
Hill, Douglas D
Hill, H. W
Hilvety, V. F
Hobbs, Rev. James
Hodge, H. D. M
Holiday, Harry L
Hollinger, James
Holman, Carey L
Hooper, W. J
Hostetler, George F
Housley, Mrs. N. J
Hoy, Simon P
Hunter, W. B
Hurst, C. M
Imboden, C. M
imboden, J. G
Jacobsen, Henning
Jimison, G. A
Johns, Dr. H. C
Johnson, Milton
Johnston, William
Jones, Charles
Jones, Thomas B
Jones, William 0
Jones, Yong P
Jostes, Henry
Joynt, J. J.,
Kaylor, G. W
Keck, John A
Keister, John F
Keller, John G
Kemmerly, J. F
Kepler, Mrs. Fannie
Kile, Isaac W
Kincaid, Robert F
Knouff, A. S
Koehler, Louis
Kohr, Jacob W
Kraschel, Frederick
Kreher, Adam
Kreidler, Henry
Kretzer, David
Krone, N. L
Kuhns, Henry B
Lanham, Benjamin F
Laux, Charles
Leavitt, T. N
Leffingwell, L. B. C
LeForgee, C. C
Lehman, Frank P
Lehn, F. W
Lehn, George W
Lehn, John P
Lewis, Charles
Lewis, Dwight F
Lonergan, Dr. M. V
Love, Joseph
Lowe, G. F
Lowry, Francis M
Lowry, John M
Ludwig, Charles
Lunn, Henry
Lyon, George S
Lytle, R. P
McCune, George
McDonald, E. S
McEvoy, John
McLean, Dr. C. A
McLean, Dr. W. T
Magee, William J
Major, Jacob
Malone, Jones
Matthew, Dr. John B
Matthew, John L
Maxon, Maywood
May, Dr. S. R
Melton, Dr. W. A
Melvin, L. A
Meridith, F. M
Merris, E. M
Mettlen, Alexander T
Meyers, Mrs. Lovina
Miller, John R
Millikin, James
Mills, A. H
Mills, Joseph
Mills, L. A
Mittan, Dr. F. J
Moffett, W. T
Montgomery, A. R
Montgomery, James H
Moore, Josiah A
Mowry, H. C
Mueller, Hieronymus
Murphey, Martin P
Myers, Dr. N. D
Nelson, William E
Nesbitt, A. S
Newell, William B
Nicholls, R. A
Nichols, J. E
Nottelmann, J. II
Oren, John H
Osborne, J. E
Outten, G. C
Owen, H. M
Packard, Silas
Parker, Benjamin
Parker, James H
Parker, J. P
Parker, Dr. O. F
Patterson, David
Pedicord, J. J
Persinger, J. M
Pfister, Charles C
Pharo, Isaac F
Phelan, Mr. and Mrs. Michael
Pickle, Newton F
Pitner, Thomas W
Pollock, Dr. M. D
Pope, Walter
Porter, Dr. D. W
Powers, Orlando
Powers, Samuel
Powers, Thomas
Pratt, Frank M
Price, Jacob R
Pritchett, Waller
Provost, L. E
Querry, Isaiah
Query, Titus
Race, James V
Randolph, C. C
Randolph, Guy A
Record, J. H
Ritchie, Mrs. C. M
Ritchie, Samuel
Roberts, Edwin J
Roberts, T. T
Roby, K. H
Rogers, L. E
Rothfuss, Andrew
Ruehl, Charles F
Ruthrauff, Harry
Sampson, James N
Schenck, Will
Scherer, Nicholas
Schroeder, Fred E
Schroedcr, Rudolph H
Schroeder, W. R
Scott, Owen
Scruggs, W. R
Shanklin, J. G
Shellabarger, D. S
Shettel, H. A
Shoemaker, Andrew
Short, George B
Sibley, Dr. B. F
Simpson, Butler
Singleton, Huston
Smith, Mrs. Mary E
Smith, S. K
Smith, Will L
Smith, W. S
Spangler, Joseph
Spence, Daniel C
Spencer, Read
Spitler, George B
Spittler, Fred
Spooner, P. D
Springer, T. T
Stare, George
Stare, William H
Starr, W. H
Stein, Eckhardt C
Sterrett, B.
Stewart, Francis
Stober, John G
Stoner, Dr. A. J
Stoner, T. C
Stookey, Daniel
Stoutenborough, G. S
Stontenborough, J. B
Stoutenborough, J. H
Stoutenborough, J. L
Stoutenborough, J. P
Stuart, J. T
Stuart, Oliver L
Swain, Dr. S. H
Taggart, Robert
Tait, F. B
Thatcher, Charles P
Thomas, Dr. E. H
Thompson, A. J
Thompson, Capt. George W
Tomlinson, Thomas W
Torrence, Frank D
Towne, F. P
Trimmer, Abraham
Trimmer, Andrew J
Trimmer, Daniel W
Trimmer, John F
Trimmer, Joseph F
Troutman, Jacob
Tucker, Cyrus J
Tucker, Joseph T
Tupper, Col. Ansel
Tupper, Col. N. W
Tyler, Barton S
Ulery, E. S
Underwood, James G
Van Deventer, C. J
Van Gundy, J. D
Wade, Edward
Walker, J. W
Wallace, William A
Walter, Robert
Walters, Clement C
Warburton, Joseph
Ward, J. T
Washburn, S. G
Weaver, Samuel
Webb, S. T
Welge, Henry
Wells, F. P
Whitmer, F. H
Wilkinson, Mrs. Lamira
Willard, J. G
Williams, A. J
Williams, J. C
Williams, J. W
Williams, Robert T
Williams, W. H
Williamson, Solomon
Willoughby, W. H
Wilson, James A
Wilson, R. D
Wise, H. H
Woodcock, Harold R
Woodcock, R. H
Woods, Robert
Yohe, J. E

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