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  Douglas County, Illinois - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
Douglas County is a county located in the state of Illinois.
In the county the population is spread out with 27.00% under the age of 18, 8.00% from 18 to 24, 26.80% from 25 to 44, 22.10% from 45 to 64, and 16.00% who are 65 years of age or older.
The median income for a household in the county is $39,439, and the median income for a family is $46,117.
www.newlenox.us /project/wikipedia/index.php/Douglas_County,_Illinois   (402 words)

  
 McHenry County, Illinois - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Considered part of Chicagoland, McHenry County is the fastest growing county in Illinois according to the last census.
McHenry County originally stretched all the way east to Lake Michigan, with the county seat centrally located in McHenry, but in 1839, the eastern townships of the county were carved out to form Lake County.
In the county the population is spread out with 30.20% under the age of 18, 7.10% from 18 to 24, 33.50% from 25 to 44, 21.30% from 45 to 64, and 8.00% who are 65 years of age or older.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/McHenry_County,_Illinois   (469 words)

  
 Douglas County
Douglas County is named for Stephen A. Douglas, a former United States Senator from Illinois, who opposed Lincoln in the 1860 election for President.
Douglas County borders the State of California to the west, Lyon County to the east, and the state capital of Carson City to the north.
Douglas County is one of the fastest growing counties in the State of Nevada.
www.co.douglas.nv.us /about.html   (1197 words)

  
 Douglas County History
Because the population of Umpqua County had rapidly increased and met the population requirements for a new county, a new county was created on January 7, 1852, out of that portion of Umpqua County lying east of the Coast Range.
Today, Douglas County covers 5,071 square miles and is bounded by Curry, Jackson, and Josephine Counties to the south; Klamath County to the east; Lane County to the north; and Coos County and the Pacific Ocean to the west.
Douglas County had a county court form of government until 1965 when a board of commissioners was formed.
arcweb.sos.state.or.us /county/cpdouglashome.html   (645 words)

  
 Douglas County, Illinois   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
Douglas County is a county located in the U. Douglas County is a county located in the U.S. State of Illinois.
As of the census of 2000, there are 19,922 people, 7,574 households, and 5,476 families residing in the county.
The racial makeup of the county is 97.25% White, 0.30% African American, 0.16% Native American, 0.26% Asian, 0.01% Pacific Islander, 1.32% from other races, and 0.70% from two or more races.
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 About Douglas County   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
Douglas was a tremendous speaker and he became an outstanding spokesman for a policy of national expansion.
Stephen Douglas was elected to the U.S. Senate in 1847, from the State of Illinois.
Douglas County, incorporated in 1855, forms part of one of the nation's major metropolitan areas along the Missouri River, with Omaha as its largest city.
www.co.douglas.ne.us /about.htm   (407 words)

  
 McDonough County, Illinois, Adam Douglas   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
DOUGLAS, Adam, in period of residence, one of the oldest farmers in McDonough County, Ill., as also one of the most prosperous, is the subject of this sketch, who was born in Roxburghshire, Scotland, December 31, 1833.
Douglas is favorably known beyond the limits of his township for his absolute reliability and high character.
Douglas was united in marriage with Catherine Kelly, a native of Scotland.
www.macomb.com /~ilmcdono/Biographies/ADouglas.html   (321 words)

  
 Douglas County, Illinois Family Bibles   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
Jacob Moore (1799-1860) was born in Shelbyville, Shelby County, Kentucky and is buried in Arcola, Douglas County, Illinois.
William was the eldist of 8 children born to Amanda Rice (1806-1863) and Jacob Moore (1799-1960), pioneers of the family in Douglas County and natives of Shelby County, KY. William married Margaret Elizabeth Louthan in 1856, Coles County, IL.
Margaret (1838-1907) was born in Edgar County, IL and died in Douglas County, IL.
www.iltrails.org /douglas/bibles.html   (1276 words)

  
 Illinois Trails History & Genealogy for Douglas County, Illinois   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
Annie McWilliams of Bourbon, a pioneer resident of Douglas County, died last Friday and the funeral was conducted at the Bourbon church Sunday, the service being in charge of Rev. Mr.
Moody was born June 12, 1933 in Piatte County, IL, a daughter of Fred and Florence Parrish Sullivan.
Moody was supervisor of the Owens Illinois Glass Company for the past 28 years and formerly was supervisor of the company's plant at Huntington, W. Va. He was a member of the Methodist Church of Atlanta and a former member of the Cartwright Church west of Tuscola.
www.iltrails.org /douglas/obits2.html   (6596 words)

  
 Newman Township, Douglas County, Illinois 1884 History   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
The petition was politely escorted to the county seat by another in the shape of a remonstrance, and the later prevailed.
At this time, Douglas County had not an existence, but the proprietors preducted that a new county would be formed, that the east and west railroad would eventually be built, and that Newman would finally take a prominent place among the cities of the world, and the masses believed it, and invested accordingly.
Parents and guardians in the east end of Douglas County should bear these considerations in mind, and permit those under their charge to spend at least the years of preparation here, where, indeed, every facility is offered for obtaining all the business education the average pupil requires.
www.iltrails.org /douglas/newmantwphistory.html   (5375 words)

  
 Douglas County, Illinois -- Facts, Info, and Encyclopedia article   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
Douglas County is a (A region created by territorial division for the purpose of local government) county located in the (The way something is with respect to its main attributes) state of (A Midwest state in north-central United States) Illinois.
Its (The town or city that is the seat of government for a county) county seat is (Click link for more info and facts about Tuscola, Illinois) Tuscola, Illinois (Click link for more info and facts about
The (The total national income divided by the number of people in the nation) per capita income for the county is $18,474.
www.absoluteastronomy.com /encyclopedia/D/Do/Douglas_County,_Illinois.htm   (614 words)

  
 Douglas County, Georgia Genealogical Records Information
Douglas County was created from Campbell and Carroll counties on Oct. 17, 1870 by an act of the General Assembly (Ga. Laws 1870, p.
Subsequently, Douglas County's borders with Carroll, Cobb, and Paulding counties were adjusted by acts in 1871, 1874, and 1877.
Douglas ran unsuccessfully as the Democratic Party's presidential nominee in 1860 with Georgia's Herschel Johnson as his running mate.
www.mygeorgiagenealogy.com /ga_county/dgs.htm   (624 words)

  
 CENIL.com - Douglas County Illinois
The Illinois Amish Interpretive Center, 111 South Locust, the Illinois Amish Interpretive Center is the first museum in Illinois dedicated to the Amish culture.
Illinois Amish Country, Amish Country Info Center 106 East Progress, Arthur, IL 61911, a visitor’s center containing maps and information on the entire Amish Area.
Douglas County Museum, 700 South Main Street, come learn about local history, with rotating exhibits and special events.
www.cenil.com /douglas.htm   (752 words)

  
 Winnebago County Illinois Service Directory - Rockford Illinois   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
The County Clerk serves as the Clerk of the County Board and the Secretary of the Winnebago County Forest Preserve and is in charge of keeping a record of minutes, resolutions and ordinances of those two organizations.
All county housing developments are managed by the Winnebago County Housing Authority and are subsidized by federal funds and rentals paid by the residents.
The County Auditor is the general accountant of the county and maintains a continuous internal audit of all county departments and financial systems.
www.comportone.com /cpo/govment/il-counties/winnebago   (3610 words)

  
 Douglas County, Illinois Encyclopedia Article, Definition, History, Biography   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
Douglas County, Illinois Encyclopedia Article, Definition, History, Biography
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 Illinois Trails Douglas County History & Genealogy Website
Another early settler was John A. Richman, a West Virginian, who erected one of the first frame houses in the county in 1829.
Douglas County was organized in 1857 (being set off from Coles) and named in honor of Stephen A. Douglas, then United States Senator from Illinois.
, a city and the county-seat of Douglas County, located at the intersection of the Illinois Central and two other trunk lines of railway, 22 miles south of Champaign, and 36 miles east of Decatur.
iltrails.org /douglas   (664 words)

  
 Stephen Arnold Douglas [1813-1861]   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
Douglas toured border states to arose enthusiasm for Union cause
Douglas County, Illinois [formed 8 Feb 1850] is named for him.
III of "The Centennial History of Illinois " by Arthur C.
www.illinoiscivilwar.org /douglas-sa.html   (186 words)

  
 Compare Prices and Read Reviews on Springfield at Epinions.com   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
Douglas County, Illinois that is. I have lived here most of my life.
There are places in Douglas County that sell less than genuine furniture, passing it off as the real thing.
Also in Tuscola is a newly opened and Nationally recognized Korean War Memorial and the Douglas County Museum.
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 HOMES.COM: Douglas County Illinois Real Estate and Homes- IL   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
If you looking for real estate in Douglas County Illinois or the surrounding area, Homes.com has a wealth of information about Douglas County real estate, Douglas County neighborhoods, new and existing Douglas County homes, and Douglas County-area Agents and Brokers.
Douglas County Homes: At Homes.com you have access to almost a million active home real estate listings nationwide.
Douglas County Agents and Brokers: Before you start your real estate buying or selling experience it is important to consult with a qualified Agent or Broker.
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 Lawyers Douglas County Illinois: Lawyers and Attorneys   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
Married to John A. Logan for thirty-one years, Mary Logan shared in her distinguished husband's career as a prosecutor in southern Illinois, as a Civil War general, and as a senator from Illinois.
In a position to observe and to participate in events ranging from momentous to minute throughout the latter half of the nineteenth and early twentieth centuries, she reports the essential episodes of history with the flair of the journalist she in fact became after the death of her husband.
There were times, in his journey from storekeeper and mill operator to lawyer and member of the Illinois state legislature, when Lincoln lost his nerve and self-confidence - on at least two occasions he became so despondent as to appear suicidal - and when his acute emotional vulnerabilities were exposed.
www.edgsolicitors.co.uk /2709.html   (932 words)

  
 Illinois Trails Douglas County History & Genealogy Website
Unfortunately, it seems that this county's website is once again available for adoption.
The Embarras and Kaskaskia Rivers flow through the county, which is also crossed by the Wabash and Illinois Central Railways.
This is on the IL Trails Cook County site, so make sure to hit "back" to return here.
www.iltrails.org /douglas   (664 words)

  
 USGS OFR 00-325: Three-Dimensional Geologic Mapping, Villa Grove Quadrangle, Illinois
Many bedrock valleys in Illinois are partially filled with sand and gravel, which can be important regional and local aquifers.
In Illinois, bedrock units are likely to have fairly consistent thicknesses over a 7.5-minute quadrangle size mapping area.
Computerized modeling of the 3-D nature of geology can lead to a much greater understanding of the relationships of units, but the geologist's participation in the iterative process of modeling provides essential feedback to the model that ensures that the final result is a geologically reasonable interpretation of the available data.
pubs.usgs.gov /of/of00-325/abert.html   (2185 words)

  
 Douglas County, KS
Douglas County, KS You are here: Blue Skyways > Kansas > Counties > Douglas
Douglas county, located in Northeastern Kansas west of the Kansas City metropolitan area, is home to major Kansas universities including the University of Kansas.
The Kansas State Historical Society also has more historical data for Douglas County online including a rich bibliography and lists of cemeteries, post offices, and newspapers.
skyways.lib.ks.us /counties/DG   (257 words)

  
 Soil Maps - Douglas County
Detailed soils information for three quadrangles in Douglas County, Illinois including soil number, slope class, and erosion index.
This information was digitized by the SCS from the maps published SCS Soil Survey Douglas County.
The information is limited to three quadrangles in the northern part of Douglas County - Murdock, Newman, and Villa Grove.
www.isgs.uiuc.edu /nsdihome/outmeta/dougsoils.html   (164 words)

  
 Douglas-County Illinois Process Servers - ServeNow.com
The Douglas-County Illinois process servers on ServeNow.com offer a number of services related to civil procedure and service of process aside from just legal document delivery in Douglas-County.
Service of process is the delivery of these Illinois legal documents such as summons, complaints, subpoenas, orders to show cause, writs and other court documents.
These are delivered by a process server to the defendant or another person to whom the documents are directed at in Illinois.
www.serve-now.com /process-server/Illinois/Douglas-County   (360 words)

  
 Douglas County Process Servers Directory Illinois Douglas County
Douglas County Process Servers Directory Illinois Douglas County
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 Illinois County Genealogy Books
Compiled by Members of the Jasper County Cemetery Survey Project, 1973, 72 pp., 8.5" x 11", Softbound...
An index to the names of persons appearing in "A History of Lake County, Illinois" by John J. Halsey.
This is the surname index to The History of Logan County Illinois, 1886.
www.yogs.com /il/counties.html   (814 words)

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