ILLINOIS TRAILS HISTORY AND GENEALOGY
EVENTS IN ILLINOIS

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The Northwest Territory
Our newest project at Illinois Trails
Data and Topics for all States included in the Territory, to at least 1818, including Illinois, Indiana, Michigan, Ohio, Wisconsin and early records of Kentucky

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The Gold Rush
Deaths of Midwesterners on the Trip West
 


Illinois Indian Massacre


The 1811-12 Earthquake


The Marriage of the First White Couple In Illinois Territory


The Night The Stars Fell

1893 Dedication to the Kaskaskia Pioneers

The History of Eads Bridge, near St. Louis, MO


Life in the 19th Century
A detailed description of typical farm life during the mid 1800s


Old Stone Lined Grave Found at Cahokia Mounds


Illinois Epidemics 1674-1890

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1918 Spanish Flu Epidemic Database
Historical articles describing the flu epidemic
Deaths Included

100 Years Ago - Shawneetown Bank First Made of Logs
An article written in the Henry News Republican, 1918

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