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by Sybil A. Layton

 


 

Welcome to Macoupin Co., Illinois Genealogy!

 

“On Thursday, January 17, the County of Macoupin was one hundred years old.  Originally the territory from which Macoupin County was finally taken was a part of Greene County.  The legislature which passed the act creating the County of Macoupin was in session at Vandalia, the state capital at that time.  The act was signed by Governor Ninian Edwards, January 17, 1829.”

Source Ref: The Mt. Olive Herald – January 1929

 

“The public schools of this city [Mount Olive] opened last Monday and are ready to take a step forward in educational knowledge.”

Source Ref: The Mt. Olive Herald – September 1899

 

 

MACOUPIN CO., IL OBITUARIES 1902 - 2007

 

MACOUPIN CO., IL MISC. RECORDS – BIRTHS / DEATH / MARRIAGE / ANNIVERSARIES / MARRIAGE RESOLUTIONS

 

 


 

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