Originally published Biographical Publishing Company, Chicago, 1894. This is a reproduction on CD and is searchable. The first 115 pages of the original work which contains boiler plate on the presidents and governors was omitted in this reprint. Also blank pages prior to portraits were omitted. This edition contains 415 pages. The book contains bio and portraits of citizens of the county.
Madison county is surrounded by St. Clair, Clinton, Bond, Macoupin and Jersey counties Illinois and St. Louis County Missouri. The county seat is Edwardsville.
About the CD: This CD provides the genealogist the opportunity to have access to information from a book that is difficult to locate in the used book market. The CD was made by scanning an original copy of the book. Any defect such as notes in the margin or light text will also appear in the CD version. The CD requires Adobe Acrobat Reader to view the file, the latest Windows version is included with the CD. The Mac & Window readers can also be down loaded from the Adobe website. The information on the CD can either be printed out and read in the traditional manner or viewed with your computer. When viewing on your screen the page size can be increased to make reading easier. This CD is searchable and is packaged in a projective sleeve.
Book# = IL25
USPS: Madigan's Books, PO Box 62, Charleston, IL 61920-0062