Johnson County Illinois
Recent Additions

September 18, 2009
1. Added the following biographies
     John C. Barnwell
     George J. Calhoon 
     Charles S. Deck
     Thomas A. Edmonson
     Lawrence W. Fern
     Nicholas Jones  


September 13, 2009
     1. Added the following biographies:  
         Jesse N. Cox
         John S. Crum
         John C. Gill
         James W. Heaton Sr.
         Robert Miller
         Sylvester Whitehead

 September 7, 2009
    1. Updated my e-mail address and fixed a few broken links.
    2. Added a biography of Nicholas C. Jones

March 25, 2002
    1. Added the 1820 Census records.
    2. Added a Biography of Martha Arnold
March 26, 2002
    1. Added the following Biographies:
        M. L. Burnett
        Wiley A. Snow
        Andrew Jackson Perkins
        Henry T. Bridges
        William A. Spann
March 27, 2002
    1. Added the following Biographies
        John H. Clymer
        William F. Weeks
        William A. Abbott
March 28, 2002
    1. Added the following Biographies
        John S. Bridges
        William A. Fitch
        Lisa House
March 29, 2002
    1. Added the following Biographies
        Fred Burnett
        John Kivitt
        Henry J. N. Johnson
        James Monroe Benson
    2. Added the Federal land grants for Surnames beginning with "A".
March 30, 2002
    1. Added the Biography of Elisha Webb
    2. Added the Biography of H. R. Kelley
    3. Deborah Ward McArdle has submitted the 1904 Obituary of
         Mrs. Ann Calhoun.
         Thank you Deborah!
    4. John and Margaret Pickens have submitted the Death Notice & Obituary
        of John P. Pickens 1906.
        Thank you John and Margaret!
March 31, 2002
    1. Added links to the remainder of the Biographies at the Rootsweb message board.
    2. Added the following Biographies
        James M. Price
        Samuel H. Rees
        W. D. Deans
        James Card
    3. Added a link on the main page to Faye Bowman's Johnson county website.
    4. Added a search engine.
April 1, 2002
    1. Added the following Biographies
        George E. Gibson
        George B. Gillespie
        John C. Mackey
        Thomas J. Rentfro
        Francis B. Thacker
        William Henry Thomas
        Thomas F. Veatch
    2. Added more Bios
        John Logan Mount
        Archibald T. Mozley
        William B. Bain
        Martin T. Vancleve
        David Y. Bridges
April 2, 2002
    1. Added the following Biographies
        James M. Smith
        Sara A. (Duncan) Poor
        Thomas J. Murray
        James F. Halcom
        William Y. Davis
        Thaddeus Q. Proctor
        Frank Helm
        James Maupin
        William Henry Gilliam
        William Moore
April 3, 2002
    1. Added the Biography of Hugh H. Hicks
    2. Added the Biography of Rob Roy Ridenhower
    3. Added the first page of the 1830 census.
    4. Herbert Girtman has submitted a 1913 photograph of
        Herbert Girtman & Bessie McBride.
        Thank you Herbert.
    5. Added a picture of J. B. Kuykendall
April 4, 2002
    1. Added a picture of G. E. Gibson
    2. Added the second page of the 1830 census
    3. Added the Biography of Pleasant W. Rose.
    4. John & Margaret Pickens have submitted a photograph of
        Mahala Clenningtine Benson.
        Thank you very much John & Margaret.
April 5, 2002
    1. Added the third page (67) of the 1830 census.
    2. Added the following Biographies
        Christian Bengert
        Thomas M. Howell
April 6, 2002
    1. Added the 4th page of the 1830 census.
    2. Added the following Biographies:
        L. R. Henry
        Mrs. Margaret Bradford
        David W. Reeves
April 7, 2002
    1. Added the following Biographies:
        Dorrick F. Beauman
        John Leadbetter
        James Slack
        Hiram H. Wise
    2. Added the 5th page of the 1830 census.
April 8, 2002
    1. Added the following Biographies
        Caswell Barnett
        Thomas B. Gore
        William H. Cover
        John M. Stone
    2. Added the 6th page of the 1830 census.
April 9, 2002
    1. Added the following Biographies:
        Thomas R. Burris
        William B. Todd
        Joseph P. Woodside
        Mrs. Maria (Veatch) Salvin
    2. Added the 7th page of the 1830 census.
April 10, 2002
    1. Added the following Biographies:
        Elisha Reagan
        Daniel H. Rendleman
        William J. Suit
        William R. Hileman
    2. Added the 8th page of the 1830 census.
April 11, 2002
    1. Added the following Biographies:
        John H. Burke
        Samuel W. Carson
        Robert D. Mathis
        Garner Pearce
    2. Added the 9th page of the 1830 census.
    3. Completed the 1830 Census
    4. Added an index for the 1830 Census.
April 12, 2002
    1. Added the first page of the 1840 census.
    2. Added the Biography of John Thomas Gibson.
    3. Added the Biography of David Leverett.
April 13, 2002
    1. Added the second & third page of the 1840 census.
    2. Added the Biography of Mortimer Hunsaker
    3. Added the Biography of Overton Stanley
April 14, 2002
    1. Added the 4th & 5th page of the 1840 census.
    2. Added the following Biographies:
        Daniel W. Morris
        William L. Reid
April 15, 2002
    1. Added the following Biographies:
        Mrs. Mary E. Chapman
        Andrew Jackson Fern
        William W. Stout
        Thomas B. Reynolds
April 16, 2002
    1. Added the following Biographies:
        Alonzo G. Benson
        Mrs. Mary G. Sheerer
        Obediah Rich
    2. Added the 6th page of the 1840 census.
April 17, 2002
    1. Added the 7th & 8th pages of the 1840 census.
April 21, 2002
    1. Added the 9th & 10th pages of the 1840 census.
April 24, 2002
    1. Added the Marriage license of William H. Fisher to Fidelia Pitt
April 26, 2002
    1. Added the Marriage license transcript for John Jackson & Patsey Taylor 1835.
    2. Added the probate record for Richard McGinness 1823.
April 27, 2002
    1. Added the first 5 Birth records recorded in 1878.
April 28, 2002
    1. Added the next 5 1878 Birth records.
    2. Added the Marriage License/Record of Benjamin Gaines/Nancy Comstock 1834.
    3. Added the Will of John Little 1837
April 29, 2002
    1. Added the 11th page of the 1840 census (page 407).
April 30, 2002
    1. Added the Marriage License/Record of Simon Jones & Nancy McFatridge 1834.
    2. Added the next 5 1878 Birth records.
May 1, 2002
    1. Added the 12th & 13th pages of the 1840 census.
May 2, 2002
    1. Added the next 11 births recorded in 1878.
    2. Added the probate record of Abraham Hendry 1822.
    3. Added the Will of Jacob Lentz 1869.
May 3, 2002
    1. Added photocopy images of the following marriage License/Certificates
        Elkins, George to Marthy Elkins 1857
        Hettie, Barton to Permelia W. Stroud 1857
        Hudgens, John S. to Permelia M. Grissom 1857
        Ogilly, Calvin to Sarah Partain 1857
        Russell, Francis M. to Nancy Lambert 1857
        Sanders, R. H. & Virginia Mowery 1857
    2. Added the membership list for Gilead Church from 1842-1853
        and the first page of the minutes book of Gilead Church.
May 4, 2002
    1. Added the next 13 Birth Records for 1878
May 5, 1878
    1. Added the next 13 Birth Records (page #4) for 1878
May 6, 2002
    1. Added the 14th page of the 1840 census.
May 7, 2002
    1. Added the following Biographies:
        Preston Harner
        Francis A. Swenner
        William B. Parsons
        Robert H. Wise
May 8, 2002
    1. Added the following Biographies:
        William Henry Albright
        Josiah Throgmorton
        Daniel Turner
        William G. White, M. D.
        Washington G. Thomas
    2. Added the following photocopies of Marriage License/Certificates:
        Mitchell Webb to Marina A. Kelly
        Admiral Kelley to Nancy Riley
        Wm. R. Kelley to Elizabeth Webb
        M. J. H. Webb to M. E. Stevenson
        Daniel Webbs to Rebecca Jane Choat
        James M. Mosley to Susan Webb
        John Whitehead to Narcissey Webb
        Alexander Vinsen to Arey N. Webb
May 9, 2002
    1. Added the Biography of William J. Reeves.
    2. Added the next 13 Birth records for 1878 (page #5)
May 10, 2002
    1. Added the 15th and 16th pages of the 1840 census.
May 11, 2002
    1. Added the next 13 Birth records for 1878 (page 6).
    2. Added page 2 of the Gilead Church minutes log book.
May 12, 2002
    1. Added the following Biographies:
        James Albert Veatch
        Pleasant Veatch
        William H. Whiteaker
May 13, 2002
    1. Added the following Biographies:
        Larkin Toler
        Francis M. Barnwell
        Patrick G. McEvoy
        Pleasant T. Chapman
May 14, 2002
    1. Added the following Biographies:
        George W. Lasley
        George T. Allsip
        Miles J. Yandell
        Preston Webber McFatridge
May 15, 2002
    1. Added the following Biographies:
        James R. Welty
        Isaac A. J. Parker
        Francis F. Beames
        John C. Caldwell
    2. Added the next 13 Birth records for 1878 (page #7)
    3. Started a page for Death Records. Added a link on it to the
        Illinois State Archives Death Certificate Database for 1916-1951.
May 16, 2002
    1. Added the 17th & 18th pages of the 1840 Census.
May 17, 2002
    1. Added the next 13 Birth Records for 1878 (page 8)
May 23, 2002
    1. Added the 19th page of the 1840 census.
May 28, 2002
    1. Added the following Biographies:
        Josiah Whitnel
        James M. Reid
        William P. Whittenberg
        Harris M. Ridenhower
May 29, 2002
    1. Added the Biography of Leander J. Clark.
May 31, 2002
    1. Added the following Biographies:
        James O. Moore
        John N. Ledbetter
        James W. Heaton
June 1, 2002
    1. Added the 9th page of the 1878 Birth records.
October 27, 2002
    1.Added The Marriage Certificate of John M. Smith and Nancy Harper.
January 28, 2003
    1. Added the final 2 pages of the 1840 census.



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