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From: "ANNIE CIKLER" <>
Subject: Re: Chicago Police records
Date: Tue, 23 Oct 2001 17:11:48 -0800
Wanted to thank Mary and Judith and others for response to my question on
Chicago police records. Hadn't ever pursued that avenue as didn't know
where to look . So a big THANK-YOU one and all. Annie in Alaska
----- Original Message -----
From: "M Mullarkey" <>
Sent: Tuesday, October 23, 2001 1:04 PM
Subject: RE: Chicago Police records
> Hi All,
> I've had some luck with the Chicago Police Dept. Personnel office. I had
> requested records for two ancestors. My GGG-Grandfather's records could
> not be found. (He was an officer circa 1885). But they did locate some
> info for my G-Grandfather. (He was an officer from 1907-1926).
> Here's the info I received:
> Date & Place of birth
> Precinct number
> Former Occupation
> Date of appointment on force
> Date of death
> Creditable Mention date but no info
> *Note: the page I received seems to be a copy of a card file. Also
> listed on the card are the following categories (which were blank on my
> I received my info from:
> City of Chicago Dept. of Police
> 1121 South State St.
> Personnel Dept/Records Service Section
> Attn:Edward J. Griffin
> *Note: Response time was about 9 months.
> Mr. Griffin also suggested that I write to:
> The Policemen's Annuity & Benefit Fund
> 221 N. LaSalle St.
> Chgo., IL 60601
> Chicago Historical Society
> N. Clark St. & W. North Ave.
> Chgo., IL 60614
> Note:I haven't written to these places yet.
> Good luck,
> Mary (Mullarkey) Wentzell
> Chgo-Irish surnames:Considine,Davoren,Dore,Mullane,Mullarkey
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