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TAMPICO HISTORICAL SOCIETY - Updates for Oct. 2005

Nov 2, 2005

The Tampico Area Historical Society offers over 2000 pages
of FREE historical & genealogical information and photos
and is a constant work-in-progress. We cover parts of
Whiteside County, Bureau County and Henry County, in
Illinois.
Inter-active message board
http://www.tampicohistoricalsociety.citymax.com/page/page/23882.htm

Local research assistance available.

WHAT'S NEW? (New entries for the month with direct links)
http://www.tampicohistoricalsociety.citymax.com/page/page/1265290.htm

NEW ENTRIES FOR OCTOBER 2005 (parentheses indicate where to
find from Main Menu/Table of Contents)

BIOGRAPHIES
John Hechtner (Bureau Co./1885)
William R. Brightman (Whiteside/1885)
William August Hein (Whiteside/1900)
Leander T. Pomeroy (Bureau Co./1885)
Sterling Pomeroy (Bureau Co./1885)
Warren Poole (Bureau Co./1885)
Allen Horton (Bureau/Marshall/Putnam Co.s - 1896)
James O'Brien (Bureau Co./1906)
Andrew Swanzy (Bureau Co./1906)
Joshua Browning (Henry Co./1885)

OBITS
Thomas J. Kelley (aka: Kelly) includes Funeral Record
(Obits)
John Myers - 1910 (Obits), Submitted by Eldon Peterson
Moses Wright - 1897 (Obits), Submitted by Eldon Peterson
Lucy Ann (Newton) Wright - 1896 (Obits), Submitted by Eldon
Peterson
Thomas A. Wright - 1948 (Obits), Submitted by Eldon
Peterson

PHOTO ALBUMS
Tampico Band 1951 (People/Places/Things)
Hochstatter's Market (Tampico Buildings)
Simpson Powelson Lumber Co. (Tampico Buildings)
RNA - Silver Leaf Club, Deer Grove (People/Places/Things)
FUN SEE CLUB (People/Places/Things)
Tampico - East side (Tampico Buildings)
Paving Main Street (Tampico Buildings)
East side of Main Street (Tampico Buildings)
North View from top of Elevator (Tampico Buildings)
Myers Family Album (Family Photo Albums), Submitted by
Eldon Peterson
Harold Winchell with "Dutch" Reagan (Reagan Photo Gallery),
Submitted by Eldon Peterson

MILITARY
IL Union Volunteer Regiments
Civil War Vets listed by residence (a cross-reference from
various data bases (Military)

HISTORY
Brief history of DENROCK station (W. Bastian's Whiteside
History)

BUREAU COUNTY
History of Bureau Township (Bureau County/1885)

MARRIAGES
Johnson/Wescott - 1917 (Marriages), Submitted by Eldon
Peterson

MISC
Updated Whiteside County Clerk Email addresses (Whiteside
Co./Contacts)
Tampico High School - Maiden/Married Names of some of THS
students (Whiteside Co./Tampico History Index

Denise McLoughlin
Family History Coordinator
Tampico Area Historical Society
http://www.tampicohistoricalsociety.citymax.com

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