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Danielle Kratz will check for names in her 1917 Prairie Farmer's Reliable Directory of Farmers and Breeders, Lake County.
John Wright 96th Illinois Volunteer Infantry history volume. Spaulding, Hinkston families. Has photos of the brickyard and Charles Bird Spaulding residence at Spaulding Corners. Has identified photos in a Civil War vintage photo album kept by a relative in the Waukegan area. Also family photos from that area c.1858 through early 1920's.
Lake County (IL) Genealogical Society. Society volunteers will do limited look-ups. For more extensive requests, visit the LCIGS Researchers Page. (You'll need to use your BACK button to return to this page.)
Lela Ungaro Can do lookups in the 1877 Biographical Directory of Lake County; 1880 City of Waukegan Federal Census; Union Cemetery in Waukegan; St. Patrick's Cemetery in Newport Township of Lake County.
Brenda Gaetz 1870 Lake Co. Federal Census -- Family Quest CD of original microfilm. Be warned the Waukegan section is nearly impossible to read.
Jim Stanley 1925, 1926 & 1927 Waukegan High School Yearbooks
Doug Frizzell "The Annual of 1908, Volume IX" pub. by the Senior Class of the Waukegan High School.