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Sangamon County, Illinois estray notices

 Collection — Box: 76
Identifier: MS-SC1327-1
Scope and Contents Estray notices for Sangamon County, Illinois include those from Sugar Creek, Sand Ridge, Lick Creek, Richland Creek, Rock Creek and Clary's Grove and are signed by various justices of the peace including Nathaniel Compton, Job Fletcher, Elihu Stout, Robert Armstrong, Samuel Berry and others.
Dates: Created: 1821 - 1830

Sangamon County, Illinois estrays

 Collection — Box: 77
Identifier: MS-SC1335
Scope and Contents Estrays transcribed and sent to the Sangamon County clerk from early county post offices: Berlin, Irish Grove, Middletown, and Sangamon (changed to Salisbury in 1839) by justices of the peace. All are sent to Charles R. Matheny or N. W. Matheny, the clerk of Sangamon County.
Dates: Created: 1835 - 1840

Sangamon County, Illinois indentures of apprenticeship

 Collection — Box: 76
Identifier: MS-SC1327-5
Scope and Contents Legal documents of Sangamon County courts for those apprenticing to work for others for a certain number of years. Gives the age and description of the apprentice and terms of the apprenticeship.
Dates: Created: 1832 - 1854

Sangamon County, Illinois militia lists

 Collection — Box: 76
Identifier: MS-SC1327-3
Scope and Contents Lists from 22 communities in Sangamon County of the names of men between the ages of 16 and 45 who are eligible for the draft. No other information than name.
Dates: Created: 1861

Sangamon County, Illinois miscellaneous legal papers

 Collection — Box: 76
Identifier: MS-SC1327-4
Scope and Contents Miscellaneous legal documents dating from 1833 to 1848, dealing with residents of Sangamon County and other nearby counties in Illinois. Contents include deeds, mortgages and other documents concerning sale of land; decrees of bankruptcy; indictments and petitions for a writ of habeas corpus; and a letter concerning payment of a debt. People mentioned include Reuben Radford, Caroline Radford, Joseph Tabor, Jacob Early, Catherine Early, Moses Pierson, Joseph Klein, Elizabeth Klein,...
Dates: Created: 1833 - 1848

Sangamon County, Illinois poll book

 Collection — Box: 76
Identifier: MS-SC1327-6
Scope and Contents Poll book for election of constable, with list of all voters, number of votes received by each candidate and name of judges. Horace Williams won the election. The judges were William Carpenter, O.W. Browning and Henry Newman.
Dates: Created: May 1, 1855

Sangamon County, Illinois school attendance schedules

Identifier: MS-SC1327-7
Scope and Contents Schedules of school attendance from several different schools in Sangamon County list the name of the student and the dates in attendance, location of the school, the name of the teacher and a signed statement that the schedule is correct to the best of their knowledge. The majority are from Farmington school and one from Spring Creek. Most are identified by the section of the county where located.
Dates: April 2, 1847-September 26, 1849

Sangamon County, Illinois signatures of receipt

 Collection — Box: 76
Identifier: MS-SC1327-2
Scope and Contents Lists of people who received the "acts of the legislature" for 1835 and 1836 from Charles R. Matheny. Also short list of those who received them in 1833. Lincoln's name is listed as receiving them but does not appear to be his handwriting.
Dates: Created: 1835 - 1836