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Welcome to
CLARK COUNTY, ILLINOIS
History & Genealogy

Welcome to Clark County, Illinois
I hope you enjoy your visit as I will be adding more as I have time.

Happy Hunting...
Sharon Wick

BIOGRAPHIES - 1883 BIRTHS

CEMETERIES

CENSUS CITIES/TOWNS
  DEATHS HISTORY - 1883 LIBRARIES  MARRIAGES
  NEWS OBITUARIES PICTURES  

COURTHOUSE INFO:


County Courthouse
501 Archer Ave
Marshall, IL 62441-1275
Phone: (217)826-8311
Website: http://www.clarkcountyil.org

HISTORY

     Clark County was formed in 1819 out of Crawford County.  At the time of its formation, Clark County included about a third of Illinois.  It acquired its present boundaries in 1831 as new counties were formed out of it.  Clark County was named for George Rogers Clark (older brother of William Clark of the Lewis and Clark Expedition, an officer of the army of Virginia that captured the northwest Territory from the British at the close of the Revolutionary War.

 


 

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