Madison County Genealogical Society

P.O. Box 631
Edwardsville, IL 62025-0631


THE STALKER
The Quarterly Publication of the Madison County Genealogical Society

Volume 33 - Number 1 - Spring 2013

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Newsletter

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Obituaries - Persons Buried in Glenwood Cemetery

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Wed at Home

8
Edwardsville News - October 1, 1895

8
Madison County Property Tax Pecords - 1851

9
Mrs. George Koenig Dies in Pleasant Ridge

16
Bounty Land Warrants

17
Svezia Family History

21
A Swedish Immigrant's Story

24
Troy News - July 26, 1912

26
Medical Society Organized

 26
Adolph Schlageter Obituary

 26
Intentions and Naturalizations

 27
Edwardsville News - September 13, 1924

 30
Edwardsville School News - April 1874

 31
Edwardsville News - September 13, 1893

 31
Frederick Nietert Senior of Ft. Russell, Illinois

 32
Administratrix's Sale

 33
Romanism

 34
Edwardsville News - September 21, 1908

 35
Edwardsville News - May 3, 1893

35
The James Gillham Saga - Who Do You Believe

36
Men Killed are Brothers

40
Surname Index

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Volume 33 - Number 2 - Summer 2013

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Genealogical Records & Family Histories

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Troy News - July 5, 1894

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Venice State Bank - New Directors

55
Thief

55
Obituaries - Persons Buried in Glenwood Cemetery

56
Horse Thief

62
Mrs. Roth Obituary

62
Novel Swindling Operation

63
The Steamboat Luella

64
Madison County Property Tax Records - 1851, Township 6-6 Olive

 65
Highland News - April 5, 1893

 71
Early Venice Businesses

 71
Soldier, Pedant, Lumber Merchant

 72
Capt. Weaver Dies

 74
Albert Williams

 76
Twice Declared Dead, Lives

 78
Circuit Court - November 1891

 78
Old Timer's Stories

 79
Helm - Kuhn Marriage

 81
J M Althoff - Undertaker

81
Fire

81
Sparks - Buchmaster Wedding

81
Noah Divelbiss Appointed Cashier

 81
Fatal Feud

82
Vance McCormick

83
County Court Items - March 27, 1878

83
Highland Common School

 84
Balser Joseph Daum

84
What's the Name of that Place

85
From the Editor

86
Surname Index

87

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Volume 33 - Number 3 - Fall 2013

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The George Washington Fund

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Old Soldier's Social Union

92
Activities in Prairietown

94
From the Edwardsville Spectator - August 21, 1819

94
Madison County Property Tax Records - 1851

95
Family of Four is Saved from Cahokia Flood

100
Affection for Edwardsville

100
Metcalf - Edwards Marriage

100
Many Area Cemeteries Have Revolutionaries

101
Cadwell Death

 101
From Hamel's Corner

 102
From Hamel, Ill

 102
Interesting Event - Officers Elected, etc

 103
The County Board

 104
Death of Ernst Rohrkaste

 104
Sons of Veterans Meeting - November 3, 1891

 104
Henry Seibert's Lasting Legacy

 105
Larceny Extraordinary

 106
George Daech Death

 106
The Stolte Family

107
Schneider - Zierold Marriage

107
Troy News - July 23,1878

108
John Clarke Dies at His Home in Pin Oak Monday

 108
Hoog - Knetzer Marriage

108
Lineage of Gaius Paddock

109
Paddock Family Obituaries

110
Almost a Fire

 118
Private Luther D. Porter, 7th Illinois Infantry Regiment

119
Wholesale Destruction

121
Venice Marriages

122
The Maennerchor Singing Societies

122
George W Tindall Obituary

 122
HTDS

122
Isaac Kelly

123
I. H. Kelly was Oldest Barber

124
Susher Fire Company Organized

124
Spaulding - Carolan Marriage

 124
County Celebration

125
Edwardsville News - January 30, l892

125
Vandalia Wreck

126
Collision on the M.C.R.R.

127
Another Cake Walk

 127
Medora Autoist Races Against Time With Leaky Tank

127
Events of Note in the Bluff City

128
High School Girl Weds

130
Kruse and Cruse in Race

130
More About the Fosterburg Murders

 130
Not Married

130
Surname Index

131

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Volume 33 - Number 4 - Winter 2013

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Stone-Chapman-Buttle-Genet

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Bethalto News - August 24, 1897

135
William Hall

136
Mrs. Elizabeth Waddle

138
Marine News February 9, 1897

138
The Effects of Buck Beer

138
Reminiscences of Illinois in 1805

139
Alton Coffin Manufactory on Fire

140
Astonished Red Men

140
August Wildening

 141
House Moving

 141
Madison County Woman Slain

 142
Alton Cases Will Have No Further Investigation

 143
Encounters Car Twice

 144
Gaius Paddock, the Revolutionary War Patriot

 145
An Old Citizen Gone

 146
Close Financing

 146
Frederick Nietert Senior of Ft. Russell, Illinois

 147
Alton News - January 16, 1892

 148
Husband Leaves Wife Twelve Times in Thirteen Years

148
Basket Factory

148
More Obituaries

149
Highland News, March 13, 1908

 155
Dispatcher Named as System Superintendent

155
John Lewis Blair

156
Raftsman Murdered on The Steamer Pembina

157
Two Small Boys Cause Fire Near Glen Crossing

 158
Alleges Threat to Kill

158
Anti-Tobacco Chewing Society

158
With an Axe

159
Alton, Ills. Items - April 16, 1881

159
Pulpit and Pew

 160
Wright - Tindall Marriage

160
Death of Rev. Wm. J. Frost

161
Local Woman Died in the East on Thursday

161
Alton Deputyship, Again

161
By Request- Bastardy

 162
Where are thou?

162
Found Dead

162
Alton News - November 29, 1895

163
Death of Arnold D. Ruegger

164
News Items from Highland - February 18,1915

 164
Tar and Feathers

165
Alton Midnight Marauders Caught at Work

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September 4, 1819 News

165
So-Called Infringement on Patent Gate

166
Geo. Bode is Dead

 166
Eugene Hoyt

166
Madison County Genealogical Society - Annual Membership List -2013

167
Surname Index

175

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