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Johnson County, Illinois

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Please add profiles for those who were born, lived or died in Johnson County, Illinois.

Johnson County was organized in 1812 out of Randolph County. It was named for Richard M. Johnson, who was then a U.S. Congressman from Kentucky. It is located in the southern portion of Illinois known locally as "Little Egypt".

Adjacent Counties

Cities, Villages & Communities

Belknap | Bloomfield | Boles | Buncombe | Cypress | Dixon Springs | Eagle Point Bay | Elvira | Ganntown | Goreville | Grantsburg | Lick Creek | Mermet | New Burnside | Ozark | Parker City | Pulley's Mill | Reevesville | Reynoldsburg | Robbs | Samoth | Tunnel Hill | Vienna (County Seat) | Wartrace



Genealogy Trails

IL GenWeb

History of Johnson County

Cypress Creek Nat'l Wildlife Refuge (part)

Shawnee National Forest (part)

John Bridges Tavern & Store

The John Dupont House

Vienna Public Library