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Adams County , Illinois

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  • Darlene Baker (1935 - 1977)
  • Floyd ''Orville'' Miller (1934 - 2020)
    Floyd “Orville” Miller Sr., 86, of Mansfield, went to be with his Lord and Savior, on Sunday, December 13, 2020. Orville was born on August 27, 1934, in Quincy, IL, to Frederick William Gottlieb Mille...
  • Alda Gladville (1868 - d.)
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  • C Conrad Blackburn (1944 - 2015)
    Update 7/21/2022 (CLM): I want to thank Ms. Sue Whitaker for permission to use the photo. C. Conrad Blackburn BIRTH 10 May 1944 Quincy, Adams County, Illinois, USA DEATH 8 Jul 2015 (aged 71) Peoria...
  • Ann Isabelle Blackburn (1919 - 1991)
    Update 7/15/2022(CLM):

This project is for those that were born, lived and died in Adams County, Illinois.

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Adams County was formed in 1825 out of Pike County. Its name is in honor of the sixth President of the United States, John Quincy Adams. When it was created, Hancock County was temporarily attached to Adams until it could organize a county government. Adams County reduced to its current borders in 1829.

Adjacent Counties

Cities & Villages

  • Camp Point
  • Clayton
  • Coatsburg
  • Columbus
  • Golden
  • La Prairie
  • Liberty
  • Lima
  • Loraine
  • Mendon
  • Payson
  • Plainville
  • Quincy (County Seat)
  • Ursa

Other Townships & Communities

Adams | Beverly | Bigneck | Blacks | Bloomfield | Burton | Chatton | Cliola | Concord | Country Meadows | Ellington | Ewbanks | Fall Creek | Fowler | Gilmer | Hickory Grove | Honey Creek | Houston | Keene | Kellerville | Kingston | Marblehead | Marcelline | McKee | Melrose | Meyer | North Quincy | Northeast | Paloma | Richfield | Riverside | Rock Creek | Sheridan Estates | Spring Valley | Woodville

Links

Wikipedia

Great River National Wildlife Refuge (part)

Genealogy Trails

Great River Genealogical Society

IL GenWeb

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