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Sangamon County, Illinois County Commissioners records

 Collection — Box: 77
Identifier: MS-SC1333A

Scope and Contents

Loose records include road petitions, county orders and election notices with signatures of early Sangamon County residents John Williams, Peter Cartwright, Elijah Iles and others. Orders and receipts re: building of courthouse and jail. Memoranda of fines paid on April 10, 1830 signed by Bowling Green. Petition to appoint Gershom Jayne as supervisor of Springfield, Ill. Petition to appoint Isaac G. Smith as constable. Appointment of Polard Simmons, Bowling Green and William Clark as election judges at New Salem.

Dates

  • Created: 1825 - 1837

Creator

Biographical / Historical

Commissioners court founded in 1821.

Extent

2 folders (2 folders : 1 linear inch (.084 linear feet)) : + 1 oversize folder

Language of Materials

English