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Hancock County records, [ca. 1829-1885]
BANC MSS P-F 346; BANC MSS P-F 346 v. 9; BANC MSS P-F 346 v. 8
Collection Overview

Title:

Hancock County records, [ca. 1829-1885]

Creator/Contributor:

Hancock County (Ill.), creator

Creator/Contributor:

Symonds, T. W.

Creator/Contributor:

Barnes, Thomas Langley.

Creator/Contributor:

McGinnis, D.

Abstract:

County records, with a few private account books. Names of prominent Mormons and Anti-Mormons recur. v. 1-7: records of the county treasurer, 1829-1884, consisting of receipts and allowances, county orders, receipts for redemption of lands sold for taxes, for copies of statutes, and for wolf bounties; v. 8: (of particular Mormon interest) the Hancock county clerk's abstract of elections, official oaths, and resignations, 1837-1849; v. 9: minute book kept by A.G. Bacon as justice of the peace, July 15, 1850-March 26, 1855; v. 10: account book of T.W. Symonds, probably at Carthage, ca. 1826-1852; v. 11: medical account book, 1839-1840, 1845-1846, of Thomas Langley Barnes; v. 12: account book of D. McGinnis at Basco, Hancock County, Illinois, ca. 1847-1885.

Date:

1829 (issued)

Subject:

Mormons -- Illinois
Taxation -- Illinois -- Hancock County
Bounties -- Illinois -- Hancock County
Elections -- Illinois -- Hancock County
Courts -- Illinois -- Hancock County
Land tenure -- Illinois -- Hancock County
Hancock County (Ill.)
Carthage (Ill.)
Basco (Ill.)

Note:

Vol. 8, Abstract of elections : also available on microfilm.

Type:

Account books.

Physical Description:

12 v. ; 31-38 cm.
1 microfilm reel : negative (Rich. 550:6) and positive.

Language:

English

Identifier:

BANC MSS P-F 346
BANC MSS P-F 346 v. 9
BANC MSS P-F 346 v. 8

Origin:

Illinois