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Biographies of Southern Illinois
A special thanks to Susan Dorris et al for her work on this project.

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Williamson County was originally part of Franklin County.
In 1839, Williamson County was established. The history of "Bloody Williamson" includes family feuds, trouble in the coal fields, bootleggers, and deadly tornadoes.

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You can post your questions about Williamson County families, meet family and other researchers, and provide answers for other queries.
If you would like to see other categories added to this collection or if you have material that you would like to contribute, please feel free to contact me.


UPDATED as of 20 APR 2009, 5:20 P.M.

Surnames Funeral Homes Marriages (04-20-09) W'mson County WW II Army/Air Corps Casualties
1876 Court Records Obits Cemeteries W'mson County WW II Navy, Marines, Coast Guard Casualties
Current Photographs 1895 Cities and Towns Births IL Civil War Roster Links
Schools Deaths  1916 to 1950* Churches WWI Servicemen Names Index**
Gadgets and Stuff Brick Walls (04/20/2009) Link to Census of 1850 Roster of Officers and Enlisted Men from the Mexican, Civil and Spanish-American Wars
Reminiscences, Pictures, Reunions Information to Share Link to The Political Graveyard

*This index to Williamson County deaths (1916 to 1950) is extracted from the Illinois Department of Public Health Archives. Buck Childers compiled this information and has generously allowed it to be added to the Williamson County site. The list was compiled to give researchers an opportunity to locate persons, by family group, who are listed in the Illinois Archives. In order to request a copy of the death certificate, the registration number must be obtained from the Illinois Department of Public Health Archives. A link to the archives is at the top of each page.

**A special thanks to John Devinney for allowing a link to made made to this very important index. .

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