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From: Susie Martin-Rott <>
Subject: Re: [ILHENRY-L] Research trip
Date: Tue, 10 Nov 1998 12:28:16
Brian, I just noticed you live in Peoria...could you do me a favor? Could
you check your local phone book for listings under the surnames Benedict
and Titus for me? I've supposedly got some live relatives over in Peoria
that I need to locate for my research. Thanks!
At 06:55 AM 11/17/98 -0000, you wrote:
>I don't live there but have made several trips to Henry. I think the best
>source for Galva obits is the library in Galva itself. Can't help with the
>> Subject: [ILHENRY-L] Research trip
>> Date: Tuesday, November 17, 1998 11:19 AM
>> I hope that there is someone on the list who actually lives in Henry
>> I am going to be in Bureau and Henry Counties next Monday and Tuesday. I
>> spending Thanksgiving with my brother and his family in Kane County and
>> flying in early so that I can spend a little time looking for some
>> information for my family research.
>> I've got addresses for the two court houses and some good maps -- but I
>> if anyone could tell me where I might find copies ( or microfilms) of old
>> Henry County newspapers. In particular, I am looking for late 1800's
>> obituaries for Galva.
>> I am also interested in locating naturalization records in Bureau County
>> finding the Neponset Cemetery.
>> In a more mundane line -- can anyone recommend motels and/or restaurants
>> Princeton and Cambridge? Are there any motel/hotels in Galva?
>> My parents were both born and raised in Galva and I visited often as a
>> However, I haven't been back since 1980 when I was there for my
>> Binge's funeral.
>> I would appreciate any suggestions or advise.
>> Diane Kirkwood
>> Stuart FL
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