W. W. Bennett Biography

August 28, 2018 0 Comments

W. W. Bennett, a retired farmer, passing the sunset of his years in peace and quiet at his residence on section 35, Monroe Township, was born in Oswego County, N. Y. August 15, 1815. His parents, Reuben and Betsey (Woods) Bennett, were natives of Vermont and Maryland respectively. The father of Mr. Bennett of this …

Ogle Co., IL Family Genealogy Sites

August 3, 2018 0 Comments

  The Hiram Stouffer Family – 1890Mt. Morris, Ogle County, Illinois Clickhere to submit your Family History Site address Sites submitted must have connections with Ogle County Family History Sites Roger and Sue Cramer’s Genealogy Site Robin Penner’sGenealogy Database Some of the surnamesfrom Ogle County include: STROH, SCHULTZ, CAMPBELL,REED TheOgle Family A brief history aboutthe …

Ogle Co., IL 1875 and Current Township Maps

August 1, 2018 0 Comments

Current Maps of Ogle County Townships 1872 Township Maps below 1872 Maps: Adeline-Byron-CrestonVillages Baileyville-ForrestonVillages Brookville Twp. Buffalo Twp. Byron Twp. Dement Twp. Eagle Point Flagg Twp. Forreston Twp. Grand DetourTwp. Grand DetourVillage Haldane Twp. Lafayette Twp. Leaf River Twp. Lynnville Twp. Marion Twp. Maryland Twp. Monroe Twp. Mt. Morris Twp. Mt. MorrisVillage Oregon City Oregon …

Historical Churches of Ogle Co., IL

August 1, 2018 0 Comments

North Grove Christian Church, Leaf River Twp. North Grove Christian School (where first church services were held beginning April 19, 1858) St. James Evangelical Lutheran Church, Forreston – (celebrating over 150 years) St. Peter’s Church, Grand Detour Silver Creek Church of the Brethren near Leaf River – (Mt. Morris Twp.) Zion United Church of Christ, …