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Adams County , Illinois

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  • William Robert Smith (c.1808 - aft.1841)
    1840 United States Federal Census William Smith, Quincy, Adams, Illinois, 0, 7, Page: 39, 30 thru 39, b.(1801-1810), Female 20 thru 29, b.(1811-1820) Reference: MyHeritage Family Trees - SmartC...
  • Hugh Edward Reeder (1888 - 1967)
  • Blanche Osa Reeder (1889 - 1928)
  • Willis H. Ward (1853 - 1900)
  • Anna Effie Godman (1863 - 1921)
    Residence • 1880 Salt Pond Township, Saline, Missouri, United States === GEDCOM Source ===@R-2146222019@ Montana, Death Index, 1868-2011 Ancestry.com Ancestry.com Operations, Inc. 1,5437::0 1,5437::41...

This project is for those that were born, lived and died in Adams County, Illinois.
Illinois with Counties, Cities, and Towns Project

Official Website

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

Cemeteries of Adams Illinois

One Name Studies of Adams County

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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