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TAMPICO HISTORICAL SOCIETY - Updates for Feb. 2006

Mar 2, 2006

"WHAT'S NEW"? NEW ENTRIES FOR FEBRUARY, 2006
http://www.tampicohistoricalsociety.citymax.com/page/page/1265290.htm

ANNOUNCEMENTS
Illinois State Archives has added "IL CIVIL WAR MUSTER &
DESCRIPTIVE ROLLS" to their data base. See our Message
Board for more details. Many thanks to Vivian Gudgell for
sending this information.
We now have over 2400 pages of FREE historical &
genealogical information & photos! Awesome!!!!

WELCOME NEW TAHS MEMBERS
Richard Millinger, Seattle, Washington (Researching
MILLINGER/MELLINGER - mostly in DeWitt Co., IL)

BIOGRAPHIES
Henry K. MELLINGER (Whiteside/1885)
Stevens Family (Bureau/1885)
John Stevens (Bureau/1885)
Justus Stevens (Bureau/1885)
B. N. Stevens (Bureau/1885)
Robert L. Burchell (Whiteside/1908)

OBITS
http://www.tampicohistoricalsociety.citymax.com/page/page/1323792.htm
James Sturm - includes photos, submitted by Connie Essig
Mrs. Elsie (nee Sturm) Hayes 1915, Submitted by Les Niemi
Mrs. Charles Brown 1919 (nee Hattie Winchell), Submitted by
Les Niemi
Dr. John R. Wilson 1906, Submitted by Les Niemi
John Aydelott 1902, Submitted by Les Niemi
Elizabeth Ruck Howlett 1897, Submitted by Les Niemi

PHOTO ALBUMS
New Family Album - STURM Family, submitted by Connie Essig
1901 Tampico High School Grad. Class, submitted by Connie
Essig
Tampico Hardware Store w/Bob Schmitt & Stacy Fullerton,
Submitted by Connie Essig
"Mystery Photo" Can anyone identify this church?

ARTICLES & LOCAL HISTORY
http://www.tampicohistoricalsociety.citymax.com/page/page/22587.htm
Tampico Has Big A Fair 1904, Submitted by Les Niemi
1901 Graduatiing Class, Submitted by Les Niemi (also see
PHOTO ALBUM/Schools for photo)
Tampico School Days 1894-1907, From the Tampico Tornado,
submitted by Les Niemi

FAMILY HISTORY CHARTS
http://www.tampicohistoricalsociety.citymax.com/page/page/1299551.htm
Descendants of Earl & Margaret BROOKS, submitted by Les
Niemi

MARRIAGES
http://www.tampicohistoricalsociety.citymax.com/page/page/1327208.htm
Ferris - Marshall 1904, Submitted by Les Niemi
Sturm - McKenzie 1906, Submitted by Les Niemi
Sturm - Arnold 1907, Submitted by Les Niemi
Maxfield - Thomas 1901, Submitted by Les Niemi
Denison - Scotchbrook 1913, Submitted by Les Niemi
Cummings - Hixon 1906, Submitted by Les Niemi
Rosenow - Long 1947, Dixon Evening News

MILITARY
Alphabetical list of Tampico Area Civil War Soldiers,
including Whiteside, Bureau and Henry Counties, Submitted
by Les Niemi

BUREAU COUNTY
1902 Business Directory (Bureau County)

SWEDES IN IL
http://www.tampicohistoricalsociety.citymax.com/SwedesInILindex.html
Victor Ortlund (Cook Co.)

GIFT SHOP
http://www.tampicohistoricalsociety.citymax.com/page/page/2156275.htm
Tampico High School Pin

IL Soldier's & Sailor's Home - Quincy 1887-1898
http://www.tampicohistoricalsociety.citymax.com/ILSoldier_Sailor_Home_Quincy.html
William Etheridge

ON THE CALENDAR
March 20, 2006 - Tampico Area Long Range Planning Committee

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

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