INDEX
to Biographical Sketches in the
HISTORICAL ENCYCLOPEDIA OF ILLINOIS
& HISTORY OF MORGAN COUNTY

Chicago: Munsell Publishing Company, 1906


Please note that the following surname index is only to Biographical sketches of a family name, and is not an index of the whole book.

Click on the page number to view a sketch. For questions about the book, email Shirley Aleguas.


  • ADAMS, Albyn Lincoln (Dr).............................752
  • AKERS, Peter..........................................753
  • ALEXANDER, John T.....................................753
  • ALLYN, Paul (Dr)......................................754
  • ALLYN, Walter H. (Dr).................................754
  • ANDERSON,..James S....................................755
  • ANDRE, H. M...........................................755
  • ANDRE, G. B...........................................755
  • ANDRE, M. F...........................................756
  • ASKEW, Joseph R. (Dr).................................757
  • AYERS, John Allyn.....................................758
  • AYERS, Marshall Paul..................................757
  • BAILEY, J. R..........................................759
  • BAKER, Elvin F. (Dr)..................................760
  • BAMBROOK, Alfred W....................................761
  • BANCROFT, Horace......................................761
  • BANCROFT, Horace Herbert..............................761
  • BAPTIST, John.........................................762
  • BARNES, Charles Albert (Hon)..........................764
  • BARNES, Nathan Hale...................................764
  • BARNES, Susan Elizabeth (Sewell) Fry..................762
  • BARNES, William D.D. (Rev)............................763
  • BARNES, William ......................................765
  • BARROWCLOUGH, Mary E. (Broadhead) Taylor Hickman......765
  • BARTON, Charles Barkus (Rev)..........................766
  • BAXTER, Hiram Bennett.................................766
  • BEESLEY, Benjamin F...................................768
  • BEGGS, Charles (Capt).................................769
  • BIGGERS, Thomas R.....................................769
  • BLACK, Carl Ellsworth (Dr)............................771
  • BLACK, Greene Vardeman (DDS)..........................770
  • BLACK, Samuel.........................................772
  • BLACK, Samuel Webster.................................773
  • BODDY, Michael........................................773
  • BOND, James...........................................774
  • BRADFORD, George D....................................774
  • BROWN, William........................................775
  • BULL, Solomon.........................................775
  • BUNCE, Ira Mattison...................................776
  • BURCH, John B.........................................777
  • BURNETT, George W.....................................777
  • BURRUS, Alexander.....................................778
  • BURRUS, George M......................................778
  • BURRUS, Thomas J......................................778
  • BURRUS, William.......................................779
  • CADWELL, George (Dr)..................................779
  • CALDWELL, Leander Acres...............................781
  • CAMPBELL, James H.....................................782
  • CANNON, William Simpson...............................783
  • CARRIEL Henry Buttolph (Dr)...........................785
  • CARRIEL, Henry Frost (Dr).............................784
  • CARTER, John..........................................786
  • CARTER, Scott P.......................................788
  • CARTER, William Chauncey..............................786
  • CATLIN, Charles Augustus (Capt).......................788
  • CHAMBERS, George Maxwell (Col.).......................790
  • CHAMBERS, John Irwin..................................791
  • CHRISTIANER, George H.................................791
  • CLAMPIT, Louis Henry (Dr).............................791
  • CLARY, John...........................................792
  • CLARY, John William...................................792
  • CLAYTON, Joseph.......................................793
  • CLEARY, William Charles...............................793
  • CLEARY, William M.....................................795
  • COATES, Amos..........................................795
  • COBB, William Henry...................................795
  • CONOVER, Peter (Col.).................................796
  • COX, Eli..............................................796
  • CRABTREE, Edgar Erman.................................797
  • CRABTREE, John Crittenden.............................797
  • CRABTREE, James Washington............................796
  • CROUCH, E. L. (Dr)....................................798
  • CRUM, Abram A.........................................799
  • CRUM, Albert..........................................798
  • CRUM, John W..........................................799
  • CRUM, William H.......................................800
  • DAUB, John M..........................................801
  • DAVIS, John Robert....................................801
  • DAY, J. A. (Dr).......................................803
  • DEITRICK, Daniel......................................804
  • DEITRICK, George......................................805
  • DENBY, Thomas.........................................805
  • DEWEES, Cornelius.....................................806
  • DEWEY, Cortes M.......................................807
  • DEWEY, Grace (Dr).....................................808
  • DICKENS, J. H. (Rev)..................................808
  • DICKINSON, Piercy.....................................808
  • DIGGINS, Robert.......................................809
  • DINWIDDIE, James......................................809
  • DODGE, Frank Granville................................810
  • DOYING, George E......................................811
  • DUNCAN, Richard Y.....................................812
  • DUNCAN, William Percy (Dr)............................813
  • DUNLAP, Irvin.........................................814
  • DUNLAP, Millard F.....................................816
  • DUNLAP, Stephen.......................................817
  • ELDER, J. Marshall (Dr)...............................818
  • EPLER, Cyrus (Hon)....................................818
  • FAIRBANK, John B......................................820
  • FANNING, Joab.........................................821
  • FARRELL, Felix Epler..................................821
  • FARRELL, Felix Grundy.................................822
  • FAUGUST, Oscar........................................823
  • FELLOWS, Richard......................................824
  • FLIGG, George.........................................824
  • FRANK, John...........................................824
  • FREEMAN, Joseph Hewitt (Capt).........................825
  • FRENCH, Charles S.....................................826
  • FRENCH, Samuel........................................827
  • GAILEY, Byron Sinclair (Dr)...........................827
  • GALLAHER, William Green (Rev).........................828
  • GIBSON, G. C..........................................828
  • GILLETT, Charles Phipps...............................829
  • GILLETT, Philip Goode.................................832
  • GILLHAM, James (Hon)..................................832
  • GILLHAM, William (Hon)................................832
  • GILLHAM, William Waits................................832
  • GOLTRA, John Wright...................................833
  • GOLTRA, Judson A......................................834
  • GORDON, John..........................................834
  • GRAFF, Charles Brice..................................835
  • GRAFF, Washington.....................................835
  • GRAHAM, Lorenzo D.....................................836
  • GREEN, Aaron..........................................836
  • GREENLEAF, Edward Sparhawk............................837
  • GRIERSON, Benjamin H. (Gen)...........................838
  • HACKETT, James Henry..................................841
  • HAIRGROVE, John Whitlock (Dr).........................842
  • HALL, Henry Hammond...................................842
  • HALL, John S..........................................843
  • HAMEL, Peter E........................................843
  • HAMMAN, George H......................................843
  • HARKER, Joseph Ralph..................................844
  • HARNEY, George Hiram..................................844
  • HASTINGS, Lambert.....................................845
  • HAYDEN, Charles Leslie................................845
  • HEIMLICH, David T.....................................846
  • HEINL, Frank J........................................847
  • HELLENTHAL, Michael...................................848
  • HENDERSON, Amos.......................................848
  • HENDERSON, Jackson....................................849
  • HENDERSON, Madison M..................................851
  • HENEGHAN, James.......................................852
  • HIERMAN, Theodore E...................................852
  • HINE, Frank...........................................852
  • HINRICHSEN, William Henry (Hon).......................853
  • HITT, Henry W.........................................855
  • HODGES, Levi T........................................855
  • HOLKENBRINK, Benjamin J...............................856
  • HOLMES, J. Stewart....................................856
  • HUGHES, Nathan J. (Dr)................................856
  • JAMESON, John Richardson..............................857
  • JENKINSON, William Arthur.............................857
  • JOHNSON, Henry Richard................................858
  • JONES, Benjamin F.....................................858
  • JONES, Ebenezer Paul..................................859
  • JONES, Hiram Kinnaird (Dr)............................859
  • JONES, John...........................................860
  • JONES, William Samuel.................................861
  • JORDAN, William Harrison..............................861
  • JOY, James Madison....................................862
  • JOY, Lyman F..........................................863
  • KENDRICK, Thomas J....................................864
  • KENNEDY, David Elvin..................................865
  • KENNEDY, Naoman L.....................................866
  • KEPLINGER, Hardin G...................................867
  • KEPLINGER, John.......................................866
  • KEPLINGER, John E.....................................866
  • KEPLINGER, Peter......................................866
  • KEPLINGER, Samuel.....................................866
  • KETNER, Joseph Francis................................867
  • KILIAN, Joseph........................................868
  • KING, Allen Mason (Dr)................................868
  • KING, William Henry Harrison (Dr).....................869
  • KINMAN, Edward M......................................871
  • KIRBY, Edward Payson (Hon)............................871
  • KIRBY, William (Rev)..................................872
  • KITNER, Edward N......................................873
  • KNOWLES, Thomas S.....................................873
  • KREIDER, Edmund Cicero................................873
  • KUMLE, Alves L........................................875
  • KUMLE, Sebastian......................................875
  • LAMBERT, John.........................................876
  • LANE, John M. (Rev)...................................877
  • LANG, Edward J. (Col).................................877
  • LARIMORE, Samuel Hugh.................................878
  • LAYMAN, Montreville Fitts.............................879
  • LEACH, John Sr........................................879
  • LEDFERD, Frank L......................................880
  • LOAR, John Riggs......................................881
  • LUKEN, Johanna (Mohlenbruck)..........................882
  • LUTTRELL, William T...................................882
  • MANLEY, W. C. (Dr)....................................883
  • MASTERS, James Madison................................883
  • MASTERS, Squire Davis.................................884
  • MATHEWS, Cyrus W......................................885
  • MATHEWS, Richard Thomas...............................886
  • MATTINGLY, Shelton J..................................887
  • MAWSON, John Robert...................................888
  • MAYFIELD, Milton......................................888
  • MCCLERNAND, John Alexander............................889
  • MCCONNEL, Edward......................................889
  • MCDONNELL, Henry......................................889
  • MCELFRESH, William McKendree (Rev)....................890
  • MCFILLEN, James C.....................................891
  • MCKINNEY, Archie B....................................891
  • MCPHAIL, Eugene Enos..................................892
  • METCALF, F. H. (Dr)...................................892
  • MILLIGAN, Harvey W. (Dr)..............................893
  • MINTER, Mathew........................................893
  • MITCHELL, James M.....................................894
  • MOORE, Edmund (Dr)....................................894
  • MOORE, George W.......................................896
  • MORRISEY, William M...................................897
  • MORRISON, Isaac L. (Hon)..............................897
  • MORTON, Francis M.....................................898
  • MORTON, Joseph (Col.).................................899
  • NEWTON, Samuel........................................899
  • NICHOLS, Samuel Warren................................900
  • NORBURY, Frank Parsons (Dr)...........................902
  • OREAR, George.........................................983
  • OREAR, Thomas Benjamin................................904
  • OREAR, William (Hon)..................................905
  • OSBORNE, Robert Tilton................................906
  • PATTERSON, William....................................907
  • PAXSON, Stephen.......................................908
  • PEAK, Jacob H.........................................907
  • PERKINS, J. B. (Dr)...................................910
  • PETEFISH, A. H........................................910
  • PETEFISH, Aaron Wesley................................911
  • PETEFISH, George......................................911
  • PFEIL, John C.........................................912
  • PHELPS, Charles C.....................................913
  • PITNER, Thomas J. (Dr)................................914
  • PRATT, Julius Franklin................................915
  • PRIEST, James O.......................................916
  • RAMMELKAMP, Charles Henry (Dr)........................984
  • RANNELLS, Charles S...................................916
  • RANSDELL, Ernest C....................................917
  • RAWLINGS, David.......................................917
  • RAWLINGS, Greenbury B.................................917
  • RAWLINGS, James.......................................918
  • RAWLINGS, James E.....................................918
  • RAWLINGS, William E...................................918
  • REES, Elijah Milford..................................919
  • REES, William M.......................................919
  • REID, David (Dr)......................................920
  • REID, George W........................................920
  • REINBACH, Newton Z....................................921
  • REXROAT, James Morrison...............................921
  • REXROAT, John Garrett.................................922
  • REYNOLDS, Ralph.......................................923
  • RICE, Albert Clark....................................925
  • RICHARDSON, John V....................................926
  • RIFE, Jacob...........................................926
  • ROBERTSON, John.......................................927
  • ROBERTSON, John R.....................................928
  • RODGERS, Henry J......................................929
  • ROHRER, Albert........................................929
  • ROHRER, Newton Bell...................................930
  • ROTTGER, John.........................................930
  • ROUTT, Charles Louis..................................931
  • ROUTT, William Reuben.................................931
  • ROWE, Fred H..........................................932
  • RUTLEDGE, Charles G...................................933
  • RUTLEDGE, George (Rev)................................933
  • RUTLEDGE, William (Rev)...............................462
  • SANDERS, Charles Joseph...............................934
  • SANDERS, William Davis................................936
  • SARGENT, John Collens.................................937
  • SCHAFER, John Joseph..................................938
  • SCHOLFIELD, Thomas....................................938
  • SCOTT, Charles Edmond (DVS)...........................939
  • SEWELL, Eliza Ward (Middleton)........................939
  • SEYMOUR, Edward D.....................................940
  • SEYMOUR, Robert.......................................940
  • SHARPE, Anne McFarland (Dr)...........................941
  • SHEPPARD, Joseph Johnson..............................942
  • SHEPPARD, John Simpson................................941
  • SHORT, William Fletcher, (Rev.).......................943
  • SMITH, Alexander (Capt)...............................944
  • SMITH, Richard........................................945
  • SNOW, Charles G. (Rev)................................945
  • SPRINGER Family.......................................9\946
  • SPENCER, B. F.........................................946
  • SPENCER, John H. (Dr).................................946
  • SPRINGER, Charles F. (Col.)...........................947
  • SPRINGER, Francis M...................................949
  • SPRINGER, John T. (Hon)...............................948
  • SPRINGER, John W. (Hon)...............................947
  • SPRINGER, Thomas B. (Rev).............................948
  • SPRINGER, William McKendree (Hon).....................949
  • STANDLEY, Richard.....................................949
  • STEVENSON, Henry S....................................953
  • STEVENSON, Irvin. ....................................952
  • STEVENSON, James Fleming..............................952
  • STEVENSON, Septimus Clark.............................951
  • STEVENSON, William C..................................950
  • STEWART, Samuel Brown.................................953
  • STRAWN, Gates.........................................956
  • STRAWN, Jacob.........................................954
  • STRAWN, Julius E......................................957
  • TANDY, O. E...........................................958
  • TAYLOR, C. Riggs......................................958
  • TAYLOR, George........................................959
  • TENDICK, Gottfried....................................959
  • THOMASON, Charles.....................................960
  • THOMPSON, Owen Pierce (Hon)...........................960
  • THOMPSON, Perry Commodore (Dr)........................961
  • THORNLEY, Hugo........................................962
  • TICKNOR, Elmer E. H...................................963
  • TICKNOR, Harry Montford...............................964
  • TINDALL, Isaac F......................................964
  • VANWINKLE, Alexander..................................965
  • VASCONCELLOS, Emanuel Martin..........................965
  • VERTREES, Charles M., (Dr.)...........................966
  • WATSON, Isaac.........................................967
  • WEIR, Miller..........................................967
  • WEMPLE, Edward........................................968
  • WEMPLE, Francis Holland...............................968
  • WHITMER, Edwin........................................969
  • WIDENHAM, John Clark (Dr).............................969
  • WIDENHAM, William.....................................970
  • WIDMAYER, Charles Henry...............................970
  • WILKINSON, Ira O. (Hon.)..............................972
  • WILKINSON, William....................................972
  • WILLIAMSON, James H...................................973
  • WINTER, David.........................................973
  • WOLCOTT, Elizur.......................................974
  • WOLKE, George.........................................976
  • WOOD, David...........................................976
  • WOOD, Iven............................................977
  • WOODS, Abram C........................................977
  • WORTHINGTON, Thomas (Hon).............................978
  • WRIGHT, Alexander.....................................979
  • WRIGHT, John Edward (Capt)............................979
  • WYATT, William J. (Col.)..............................980
  • YATES, Richard (Gov)..................................982

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