Clay County
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What's New

Here is a log of the latest updates, changes, and additions to this Clay County ILGenWeb site.

2020 May 26 - Thanks to John Bartos, added photo of GAR medal
2020 May 17 - Thanks to John Bartos, added Emily Schooley funeral notice and 1914 obituaries
2020 May 16 - Thanks to John Bartos, added Ausbrook, Kennedy, and Schooley family group sheets
2020 Apr 24 - Thanks to John Bartos, added 1903 GAR Reunion photo and link to Tribute Letter
2020 Apr 20 - Thanks to John Bartos, added John Ausbrook and Orlando Schooley biographies
2020 Mar 20 - Thanks to Larry Franke, added Resource link to St Louis County Library and fixed link to Clay County Genealogy Society
2020 Jan 26 - Added 23 biographies from 1884 History of Wayne and Clay Counties, Illinois
2020 Jan 26 - Thanks to Dave Pointer, added Resource link to new ILCLAY query board and mailing list

2019 Nov 30 - Thanks to Cheryl Rothwell, added Resource link to Coal Mining in Illinois
2019 Oct 25 - Added extraction and Resource link for Pioneer Days Illinois History
2019 Sep 09 - Thanks to Stephen Skatemiller's help, added MARSHALL and McGRAW family charts
2019 Aug 30 - Thanks to Stephen Skatemiller, added his Levi MARSHALL query
2019 Jul 10 - Added Resource link to Flora Digital Newspapers
2019 May 29 - Added 1891 Portrait and Biographical Record of Shelby County Henderson SMITH bio
2019 May 21 - Added remaining 1909 biographies and a brief history of The Bar
2019 Apr 28 - Thanks to Lisa, added William FRAIM obituary
2019 Apr 26 - Thanks to Dutch Harbert, added his Hiram HENSON query
2019 Feb 03 - Added extraction and Resource link to History of the Disciples of Christ in Illinois
2019 Jan 01 - Thanks to Sheryl Dowden, added Spring 2001 issue of Clay Roots

2018 Dec 31 - Thanks to Sheryl Dowden, added Spring 2002 issue of Clay Roots
2018 Dec 30 - Thanks to Sheryl Dowden, added Summer 2001 issue of Clay Roots
2018 Dec 23 - Thanks to James Atwood, added his TANNER/HAGEL query, and inspired TANNER, HAGLE and INGRAHAM family group sheets
2018 Nov 09 - Added 20 biographies from 1912 History of Southern Illinois, volume 3
2018 Sep 27 - Thanks to FamilySearch, added some church records and a link to more
2018 Sep 22 - Thanks to Steve Neubert, added his FRAIMs in Kneff Cemetery query
2018 Aug 25 - Added Chapter 5 transcription of 1884 History of Wayne and Clay Counties, Illinois
2018 Jun 14 - Thanks to Kathy Gardner, updated George Pearson's family group sheet
2018 Jun 08 - Thanks to Melissa McCord, added links to Sanborn Fire Insurance Maps
2018 Jun 01 - Fixed some broken Plat Map links
2018 Apr 07 - Thanks to Tim Stowell, added Galbraith's railway map
2018 Mar 28 - Added links to a GSSI map of Clay County
2018 Feb 19 - Thanks to Cynthia Hedrick, added to Hedrick Collection
2018 Feb 18 - Thanks to Cynthia Hedrick, added Vida Johnson Sloan to Hedrick Collection
2018 Feb 15 - Thanks to Cynthia Hedrick, added her query and started her "Hedrick Collection" page
2018 Feb 15 - Thanks to Ann Mensch, added Korean War Fatal Casualties list
2018 Feb 12 - Thanks to Ann Mensch, added Vietnam War Fatal Casualties list

2017 Dec 28 - Added more 1884 biographies
2017 Dec 11 - Thanks to ILGenWeb, added Mexican-American War link
2017 Sep 19 - Added some births from FamilySearch
2017 Jul 27 - Thanks to Carol Lee Yarbrough, added Civil War resource link
2017 Jul 10 - Added Harvey McCollum 1909 biography
2017 Jun 12 - Added 1930 Business Men extractions
2017 May 01 - Implemented new look courtesy of Marsha Bryant of Templates-In-Time
2017 Apr 30 - Added military listings for War of 1812, Black Hawk War, Civil War, Spanish-American War, Soldiers & Sailors Home, and 1929 Honor Roll
2017 Apr 29 - Restored and added more maps and places, added some 1884 and 1912 History extractions
2017 Apr 28 - Added early land sales from Illinois State Archives
2017 Apr 27 - Added some 1909 biographies
2017 Apr 26 - Added marriages from Illinois State Archives
2017 Apr 25 - Added 1916-1950 deaths from Illinois State Archives
2017 Apr 21 - New County Coordinator, Norma Hass, adopted site


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