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TAHS Website Updates for April 07

May 5, 2007

Another busy month, which now gives us over 3800 pages on
the web site! Thank you all for your wonderful
contributions that help make this web site so great. For a
direct link to any of the following entries, please visit
the "What's New" section of our site:
http://www.tampicohistoricalsociety.citymax.com/Whats_New.html

NEW ENTRIES FOR APRIL 2007

CALENDAR OF EVENTS
http://www.tampicohistoricalsociety.citymax.com/page/page/22558.htm

May 5, 2007 - TAHS Fundraiser City-wide Garage Sale

May 22 is our regualr TAHS meeting. However, we will be
meeting at the Weitekamp Hall for our business meeting and
then going to the St. Mary's Catholic church for a
presentation on the history of this church.

May 28 - Annual Memorial Day Cemetery Walk. Meet at St.
Mary's cemetery at 10 a.m. Ending at Tampico Memorial
Cemetery.

MESSAGE BOARD QUERIES
http://www.tampicohistoricalsociety.citymax.com/Message_Board.html
Tampico High School - Class of '38 (re:
Gerber/Brants/Luther Families)
Shere's in Henry County
Volunteers Needed!
Anders Nilsson/Anders Nelson
Wakeman Family
Clinton Library - Genealogy
Parentage of Isaac Emmons
Rasmus Johnson
Holbrook Families
Clementz Bollenbach
Nels Pierson
McCabe - Wm & Owen
Tampico High School Alumni Reunion/Banquet

PHOTO ALBUMS (Parentheses indicate where to find listing in
our TABLE OF CONTENTS)

First CAIN home (Cain Family Album)
Jim & Dorothy Cain @ Furry home (Cain Family Album)
Edmund Thackaberry 1908 (People Photo Album)
Richard and Emma Allen (People Photo Album)
Gordon Glassburn & his dog (Glassburn Family Album)
Glassburn Farm north of town (Glassburn Family Album)
Gladys Glassburn (Glassburn Family Album)
Ricahrd, Ruth and Emma Allen (People Album)
New Album! McMillan/Corlett
Mrs. P.A. McMillan as snake charmer (McMIllan/Corlett
Album)
Dr. P. A. McMillan (McMillan/Corbett Album)
Mildred McMillan Corlett (McMillan/Corlett Album)
Mildred (McMillan) and Gayle Corlett (McMillan/Corlett
Album)
Tampico High School - Class of 1926 (Schools/Class pics2)
Mary Margaret Graham Mohr (People Album)
Tom Dillon (People Album)
Margaret & MIldred McMillan (McMillan/Corlett Album)
Maggie E Ackerman (McMillan/Corlett Album)
Maggie E. Ackerman @ 19 (McMillan/Corlett Album)
Dr, Peter McMillan (McMillan/Corlett Album)
Dr. Peter A. McMillan and family (McMillan/Corlett)
KOLB FAMILY ALBUM - added from photo #4, row 7 through row
9
Joseph L Burke Receives Bronze Star 1946 (Military Album)
Served Their County: Adams, Cook, Aldrich - 1942 (Military
Album)
Mary G. Kelly (Military Album)
Local Vets: Sisson, Lauff, Welch, Wildman; Tracy, Faulkner
(Military Album)
Local Vets: Kirst, May, Vickrey, Wescott (Military Album)
Lawrence McCormick (Military Album)
Maud Dow (Dow Photo Album) Submitted by Craig/Lynn Kolb
1890 - Methodist Church Choir with names!,
(People/Places/Things Album) submitted by Roy Haney

BIOGRAPHIES Parentheses indicate where to find it in our
TABLE OF CONTENTS

William A. Sanborn (Whiteside 1908), Requested by Fay
Boudrot
Watson C. Holbrook (Whiteside 1900), Requested by Jim
Longwell
John Meisenheimer, (Bureau Co., 1885) Requested by Frances
Moore
Henry Rudiger, (Bureau Co., 1885) Requested by Frances
Moore
Martin Hopps, (Bureau Co., 1885) Requested by Lynn Betlock

OBITS
http://www.tampicohistoricalsociety.citymax.com/Obits.html
2007 - Betty
2007 - Shirley Brokaw
2007 - Dale Bunker Greenwood
2007 - Evelyn (Blackert) Anderson
1926 - A. P. Thomas, Submitted by Melva Taylor
1931 - Ina B (Scott) Spearen, Submitted by Melva Taylor
1931 - Henry Erdmann, Submitted by Melva Taylor
1922 - Samuel Compton, Submitted by Melva Taylor
1922 - Will Brooks, Submitted by Melva Taylor
1946 - Nels Pierson
1919 - Anthony Hamblock, submitted by Les Niemi
Fred McKenzie, submitted by Melva Taylor & 2nd obit
submitted by Les Niemi
1922 - Maxine Allen , Submitted by Melva Taylor
1919 - Catherine (Newell) Talmage, Submitted by Les Niemi

MARRIAGES
http://www.tampicohistoricalsociety.citymax.com/Marriages_Engagements.html
1929 - Maxine Lane & Richard Meisel, Submitted by Melva
Taylor
1927 - Mayme Hollis & Cecil Fritsch, Submitted by Melva
Taylor
1926 - Clydia Viptitow & Paul Lane, Submitted by Melva
Taylor
1926 - Marian L. Herbon & Milford J. Olsson, Submitted by
Melva Taylor
1952 - Pierceson - Crenshaw

CEMETERIES
Tampico Memorial Cemetery - Added Mrs. Nels (Sigrid)
Pierson, which was omitted from original list.

ARTICLES & LOCAL HISTORY
http://www.tampicohistoricalsociety.citymax.com/Articles_Local_History.html

1946 - Dentist Will Locate Here
1918 - Tampico Has 71 Boys in the Service, Submitted by Les
Niemi


SWEDES IN ILLINOIS
http://www.tampicohistoricalsociety.citymax.com/SwedesInILindex.html

Gustav A. Swanburg, requested by Jeanne Brady


Denise McLoughlin
Family History Coordinator
Tampico Area Historical Society
http://www.tampicohistoricalsociety.citymax.com/Home_Page.ht
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tahs@thewisp.net

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