What's New

Here is a log of the latest updates, changes, and additions to this Douglas County ILGenWeb site.

09 Sep 2018 Added a few more 1900 biographies
20 Jul 2018 Thanks to Vincent Brown, added links to local museum and libraries
08 Jun 2018 Thanks to Melissa McCord, added links to Sanborn Fire Insurance Maps
04 Jun 2018 Thanks to Jan Wilson, updated her email on Surname Researchers
04 Jun 2018 Thanks to Carol Hamilton, added KELLEY to Surname Researchers
03 Jun 2018 Added a descendants chart for Lewis Weatherford
02 Jun 2018 Thanks to Brenda in Memphis, added Johnny Gruelle's birth info
02 Jun 2018 Thanks to Harriett Weatherford and Renee Dauven, updated Surnames page
07 Apr 2018 Thanks to Tim Stowell, added Galbraith's railway map
15 Feb 2018 Thanks to Ann Mensch, added Korean War Fatal Casualties list
12 Feb 2018 Thanks to Ann Mensch, added Vietnam War Fatal Casualties list
11 Dec 2017 Thanks to ILGenWeb, added Mexican-American War link
02 Nov 2017 Added some dates from FindAGrave to Taylor and Upper Lester Cemeteries listings
29 Jul 2017 Added births & christenings
30 Jun 2017 Added a few more 1900 biographies
21 May 2017 Added Early Land Sales from Illinois State Archives
12 Apr 2017 Added some 1900 biographies
04 Feb 2017 Thanks to Ed Schwartz, added Peter Greggers family group sheet
07 Jan 2017 Added Debbie Beechy's query about Sarah Cason Thompson Young
11 Dec 2016 Added a few excerpts from 1876 History of Douglas County
15 Nov 2016 Added short article about Slavery and added a few small maps
27 Oct 2016 Added Civil War, Spanish-American War, and World War II Army Enlistments, plus Marriages
23 Oct 2016 Added 1916-1950 Deaths from Illinois State Archives
06 Oct 2016 Added 1929 Honor Roll & Soldiers' and Sailors' Home Residents
05 Oct 2016 New Look courtesy of Marsha Bryant of Templates in Time
30 Sep 2016 New County Coordinator, Norma Hass

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