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New York & Boston Illinois Land Company indenture

 Collection — Box: 63
Identifier: MS-SC1103
Scope and Contents Indenture between the land company and Calvin A. Warren and Mark Aldrich of Hancock County, Ill. Signed by John Tillson. Agreed payments were to be made at Quincy, Ill.
Dates: Created: December 5, 1838

Peoria County, Illinois legal records

 Collection — Box: 66
Identifier: MS-SC1161
Scope and Contents Land titles, mostly French claims, deeds, plats, surveys, etc. Documents from the claim, 1861, of Thomas Allen include deeds, of Jean Baptiste Maillet, a prominent citizen of Old Peoria and Isaac Darneille, the second Illinois lawyer. Deposition of Antoine Bourbonne recalls the town before it "was destroyed by Captain Craig", referring to an 1812 incident when the town was plundered and burned. Documents from Voris v. Forsyth in 1841. Various other deeds including that for Charles Ballance,...
Dates: Created: 1803 - 1863

Pike County, Illinois deeds

 Collection — Box: 67
Identifier: MS-SC1177
Scope and Contents Deeds for lands transferred in Pike County, Illinois, 1836-1867.
Dates: Created: 1836 - 1867