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Woodford County history

Woodford County Sesquicentennial History Committee.

Woodford County history

by Woodford County Sesquicentennial History Committee.

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Published in [Bloomington, Ill.] .
Written in English

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  • Woodford County (Ill.)
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    • Woodford County (Ill.) -- History

    • Edition Notes

      Statementcompiled by the Woodford County Sesquicentennial History Committee [with the cooperation of] Woodford County Board of Supervisors. Edited by William Yates.
      ContributionsYates, William, ed., Woodford Co., Ill. Board of Supervisors.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsF547.W8 W6
      The Physical Object
      Pagination212 p.
      Number of Pages212
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5602197M
      LC Control Number68008885

      Atlas and plat book of Woodford County, Illinois: containing outline map of the county: platsof all the townships with owners’ names also history of the World War and atlas of . Woodford appears in the Domesday Book as Wdefort, although its earliest recorded use is earlier in as Wudeford. The name is Old English and means 'ford in or by the wood'. The ford refers to a crossing of the River Roding, which was replaced with a bridge by ; this led to the renaming of part of the district as Woodford Bridge by Country: England.

      The Biographical record of Livingston and Woodford Counties, Illinois: Portrait and biographical album of Woodford County, Illinois: History of Woodford County, Illinois: The Woodford County history: Woodford County Board of Supervisors View all Woodford Stories, Memories & Histories (7). The Woodtorcl County WOODFORD Compiled 1)\ tlic COUNTi' BOARD OF SUPERVISORS— ,S Woodford County Sesquicenteiiiiial Mrs. Kenneth Smith, Edited Published in History In-Mr. History Committee Chairwoman \\'illiani Yates roiijunction with the Sesquicentennial Celebration of the State of Illinois lSIS— Woodford County. Illinois Library.

      Woodford County Ky Historical Society, Versailles. 3, likes talking about this 80 were here. The Woodford County Historical Society is a nonprofit organization founded in Versailles, in /5(22). Woodford County "was first surveyed and shaped in , before the district of Kentucky was admitted to statehood, and was then a part of the county of Fayette…" This interesting account of the county's history is intermingled with biographical sketches of its people from pioneer days. Most sketches are brief, but very detailed. Religion, societies and organizations, pensions from the.


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History of Woodford County, Kentucky. Woodford County, Kentucky was first surveyed and shaped in Railey's History takes the county through the nineteenth century. The book contains hundreds of family sketches, each with data on the original Kentucky immigrant, his wife and children, and their distinguished and numerous progeny.

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Woodford County history. [Bloomington, Ill.] Plat book of Woodford County, Illinois LeGear. Atlases of the United States, Includes indexes, map of the United States, and map of Illinois. Atlases of the United States, Includes indexes, map of the United States, and map of Illinois.

Woodford County Historical Society member Karen Fyke currently is assembling a book on the one-room schoolhouses of Woodford County. The book is expected to be in print byand will feature encompassing vignettes on the county’s roughly early schools.

(Photo courtesy of Woodford County Historical Society). Plat book of Woodford County, Illinois Contributor Names Plat book of Douglas County, Illinois LeGear. Atlases of the United States, Includes indexes.

Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Annotations in pencil on some maps. History of Woodford County. Located in the heart of the famed Bluegrass Region, Woodford County is one of the oldest counties in Kentucky.

Prominent citizens met in to create a new county government before Kentucky was a state and the area was still part of Virginia. These individuals included attorney and. Woodford County Yearbook. Create an Account - Increase your productivity, customize your experience, and engage in information you care about.

Sign In. In Roy Moore's History of Woodford County, this is what he shared in Chapter 7 page The old time spelling school was one of the features of the social life of the early days.

It was the event of the year and good spellers were known thruout the entire neighborhood/5(5). History of Woodford County, Kentucky [database on-line]. Provo, UT: Operations Inc, "History of Woodford County: A Consice History of the Settlement and Growth of Woodford County." Roy L.

Moore, (Woodford County Republican, Eureka, IL reprinted by Higginson Book Co) Non-indexed history of Woodford Co, IL from the earliest settlements to ART "The Past and Present of Woodford County, Illinois." Wm.

Le Baron, Jr., & Co.History of Woodford County - published in by the Board of Supervisors. This index was complied by Karen Fyke.

Woodford County Historical Sites - published by the Bicentennial Commission, ; indexed by Karen Fyke Woodford CountyA Souvenir History of Woodford County - Indexed.