Macon County was Established
on January 19, 1829
Named for Nathaniel Macon, a Colonel during the Revolution and later a
Representative and United States Senator in Congress from North Carolina. He
strenuously opposed the adoption of the United States Constitution as
conferring powers on the Federal government, which should be reserved, to
have lots to put on here so be patient.
If you find identical information anywhere else...
it has been copied from here.
There will be LOTS of broken links
but they will be fixed shortly.
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History of Decatur, Illinois
Resources, Advantages for Business
and Attractions as a Home,
Brief Sketch of its Manufactories, Prominent Business and
Professional Men. Also, A Complete Classified
Compiled and Published by
Wiggins & Co., Cleveland, Ohio
History of Macon Co.,
Illinois - 1876
Centennial History Of Decatur
was originally transcribed by me in 2003 from my grandmother's book she purchased when she
started tracing our family three. I have inherited it and want to
share it with all researchers.
I will be working on the book
City of Decatur and Macon County, Illinois
Vol. II - Illustrated
publ. by The Pioneer Publishing Company
INDEX TO WILLS 1850 -
Lots more Census records, Cemeteries,
Military Records, Marriages, Deaths,
Added Biographical Index for City of Decatur & Macon
Vol. II - Published 1920 - on
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Illinois Military Database
Revolutionary War, The War of 1812, The Civil War and More
Database at Illinois State Archives
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