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Peoria County, Illinois

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  • Katherine Grace Woods Whitney (1879 - 1964)
    Page 764 Source: Compilation of Published Sources [online database], MyHeritage Ltd. Record: Unknown Country: USA; State: New York
  • Martha Reynolds Whitney (1875 - 1959)
    Source: Newspaper Name Index, USA, Canada, and Australia [online database], MyHeritage Ltd. Record:
  • Edward Woolsey Bill, Jr. (1872 - 1950)
  • Grace Edith Bill (1851 - 1931)
    Page 560 Bibliographic information: Genealogy of the Cowles families in America / compiled by Calvin Duvall Cowles. by Cowles, Calvin D. (Calvin Duvall), 1849- Publication date 1929 Publi...
  • Brigitte R. Thewlis (1950 - 2016)
    Brigitte R. Thewlis, age 66, of East Peoria, passed away Wednesday, Dec. 21, 2016 at 5:50 a.m. at Heartland Manor Care in Peoria. She was born July 9, 1950 in Stade, Germany to Walter and Kathe (Wacke...

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Official Wesbite

Peoria County was formed in 1825 and was named for the Peoria, an Illiniwek people who lived there.

Adjacent Counties

Cities & Villages

  • Bartonville
  • Bellevue
  • Brimfield
  • Chillicothe
  • Dunlap
  • Elmwood
  • Glasford
  • Hanna City
  • Kingston Mines
  • Mapleton
  • Norwood
  • Peoria (County Seat)
  • Peoria Heights
  • Princeville
  • West Peoria

Other Townships & Communities: Akron, Alta, Edelstein, Eden, Edwards, Elmore, Hallock, Hollis, Jubilee, Kickapoo, Lake Camelot, Lake of the Woods, Laura, Limestone, Logan, Medina, Millbrook, Mossville, Peoria City, Radnor, Richwoods, Rosefield, Timber and Trivoli



Nat'l Reg. of Hist. Places