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Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Lee County, Illinois.

Official Website

The county was named for Lighthorse Harry Lee, officer in the Revolutionary War, or Richard Henry Lee, member of the Continental Congress. It was organized on February 27, 1839.

President Ronald Reagan lived in Dixon as a boy and attended Dixon High School.

Adjacent Counties

Cities, Villages, Townships & Communities

Alto | Amboy | Ashton | Binghampton | Bradford | Brooklyn | Compton | Dixon (County Seat) | East Grove | Franklin Grove | Hamilton | Harmon | Lee | Lee Center | Marion | May | Nachusa | Nelson | Palmyra | Paw Paw | Reynolds | South Dixon | Steward | Sublette | The Burg | Viola | West Brooklyn | Willow Creek | Wyoming



Nat'l Reg. of Hist. Places

Lee County History

Genealogy Trails

Lee County, Historical & Genealogical Society