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Featured in: 1995
33rd Illinois Volunteer Infantry Regiment

The 33rd Illinois Volunteer Regiment was raised by Charles Hovey, the first...

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Adams, Dr. William Henry Harrison
Dr. William Henry Harrison Adams

Dr. William Henry Harrison Adams was born on March 30, 1840 in Effingham County, Illinois. He...

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Allin, James
James Allin

James Allin was born on January 13, 1788 in North Carolina. He was the son of Isaac and Sarah...

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Anthony, Susan B.

Champion of temperance, abolition, the rights of labor, and equal pay for equal work, Susan...

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Austin, Grace Jewett
Grace Jewett Austin

Grace Merrill Jewett Austin was born on January 12, 1872 in Laconia, New Hampshire.  She...

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Bach, Maria Sophia
Maria Sophia Bach Gravestone

Maria Sophia (Koehler or Kahler) Bach was the wife of pressman and political dissident, William...

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Bakewell, Edwin

Edwin Wells Bakewell was born in Wellsburg, Brooke County, Virginia (today located in West...

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Barton, Lucinda
Lucinda Barton

Lucinda Robinson Barton was born on January 18, 1838 in Washington Co., Missouri. When she was...

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Becker, Augusta "Gussie"
Augusta Gussie Becker in 1956

Augusta Becker, known as “Gussie” to most, was born in Berlin, Germany on November 13, 1882, to...

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Benjamin, Reuben Moore
Reuben Moore Benjamin

Reuben Moore Benjamin was born on June 29, 1833 in Chatham Center, Columbia County, New York...

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Bradner, Judith Ann
Judith Ann Bradner

Judith Major Allin Bradner was born on May 9, 1814 in Bourbon County, Kentucky to Mr. and Mrs....

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Brokaw, Abraham

Abraham Brokaw (he preferred to go by Abram), was born November 6, 1815 in Somerset County, New...

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Brown, Henry L.

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Bunn, T.J.
T.J. Bunn

Thomas Jefferson (T.J.) Bunn was born on August 29, 1832 in Xenia, Green County, Ohio. He was...

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Burnham, Almira Sarah Ives

At the turn of the twentieth century, when the public reception of visual arts in Bloomington,...

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Burnham, John Howard

John Howard Burnham was born on October 31, 1834 in Essex, Massachusetts....

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Bynum, Edward
Edward Bynum in uniform WWI

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Bynum, Lincoln
Lincoln Bynum

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Cahill, Francis
Francis Cahill in the 1930s

Francis Cahill, Jr. was born on April 5, 1922 in Chicago, Illinois. He was the oldest of four...

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Calcote, Matilda
Matilda Calcote

Matilda Bell Heaston entered the world on November 30, 1910. Born to Jake and Doshie...

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Calimese, Louise

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Calimese, Napoleon

Napoleon J. Calimese (pronounced Calimeez) was born February 18, 1890 in Irvine, Kentucky. He...

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Carman, George
No image is known to exist of George Carman

“‘To write, or not to write: whether ‘tis nobler in the mind to sit and scratch your pate...

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Cheney, Owen Lee

Owen Lee Cheney (1846-1911) was a quixotic man in his quest...

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Christian, Annie May

Annie May Christian (who went by May for most of her life) was born on November 28, 1866 to...

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Christian, Elizabeth Jane Mitchell
Elizabeth Jane Mitchell Christian

Elizabeth Jane Mitchell, called Lizzie, was born on July 16, 1842 at Stout’s Grove near Danvers...

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Clark, Lue Anna Sanders
Lue Anna Sanders Clark

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Claxton, Belle Blue
Belle Blue Claxton headstone

Belle Blue Claxton was born in Bloomington, IL on April 30, ...

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Colby, Celestia Rice

Celestia Rice Colby was born on December 19, 1827 in Andover, Ohio.  ...

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Colby, Dr. June Rose
Dr. June Rose Colby

June Rose Colby, known to friends and family as Rose, was born at Cherry Valley, Ohio on June...

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Cotting, James M. and Cotting, Katherine M.J.
Cotting monument

James M. Cotting was born on March 18, 1825 in North Chatham, New York. He married...

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Covington, Dr. Eugene

Eugene Gray Covington was born in Rappahannock County, Virginia on August 1,...

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Crandall, June W.

June W. Crandall was born in 1878 in Richmond, Kentucky.  In 1896 June moved to Illinois...

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Crothers, Dr. Eli Kirk
Dr. Eli Crothers

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Crothers, Dr. Marie Louise
Dr. Marie Louise Crothers

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Davis, Elmer

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Davis, Judge David
David Davis

David Davis was born on March 9, 1815 at Mercer Plantation, Maryland to David and Anne Mercer...

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Davis, Sarah
Image of Sarah Davis

    Sarah Woodruff Walker Davis was born on September 4, 1814 in Lenox,...

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Davis, William O.
William O. Davis

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DeMotte, Harvey C.
H. C. DeMotte

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Dietrich, Julius R.

Julius R. Dietrich was born in September of 1858 in Heinichen Saxony, Germany.  He spent...

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Dillon, Ellis and Martha Fisher
Ellis Dillon

Ellis Dillon was born on March 25, 1816 in Clinton County, Ohio to Jesse and Hannah Pugh...

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Dodge, Flora Pennell
Flora Pennell Dodge

Flora Pennell Dodge was born on September 14, 1868 in Normal, Illinois.  She was the...

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Doubleday, Ulysses Freeman
Ulysses Freeman Doubleday

 Ulysses Freeman Doubleday was born on December 15, 1792 in New Lebanon, Columbia County,...

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Duff, Alverta

     Alverta Duff was the oldest child of Peter Charles and Fannie E. (Walker)...

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Duff, Julia
Julia Duff

     Julia Edith Duff was born on June 5, 1895 in Normal,...

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Duff, Peter

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Edwards, Ruby
Ruby Edwards

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Ela, Frances Harriet Rowell and Ela, George Porter
George Ela

 

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Featured in: 2001
Elder, Mary
Mary Elder

Mary Elvira Elder was born in Bloomingburg, Fayette County,...

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Featured in: 2011
Esque, Eliza (Davis)
The photograph is at the approximate location of the grave site of Eliza (Davis) Esque in Evergreen Memorial Cemetery. It is not known whether or not she had a headstone at one time or if the headstone is now missing.

Eliza Davis Esque was born around 1845 in St. Charles County, Missouri.  Little is known...

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Featured in: 2013
Eyer, Lloyd
McLean County Museum of History Lloyd Eyer

Lloyd Eyer served as physical director of the Bloomington YMCA for twelve years from 1905 to...

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Featured in: 1997
Eyestone, Lura

Lura Mary Eyestone was born in Bloomington, Illinois on October 14, 1872 to Theodore Riley...

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Fell, Hester Vernon

 Hester Vernon Fell was born on March 2, 1819 in Little ...

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Fell, Jesse Weldon

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Ferre, Goodman
Goodman Ferre

Goodman Ferre (pronounced Ferry) was born on January 27, 1806 and died on September 24,...

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FitzHenry, Judge Louis

Louis FitzHenry was born in Bloomington on June 13, 1870. He was the oldest son born to Hiram...

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Fitzwilliam, Sarah Raymond

Sarah Raymond Fitzwilliam was born and raised in Kendall County, IL. She attended Illinois...

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Foster, Daniel T.
Daniel T. Foster

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Fox, Elizabeth “Lizzie” Irons Folsom

Elizabeth “Lizzie” Irons was born in about 1862 in Peoria to Charles and Ettie Maria English...

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Frank, Henry “Teddy”
Frank Teddy 1999

Henry “Teddy” Frank was born in Pennsylvania sometime in 1840 or 1841 and remained there...

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Funk, Benjamin Franklin
Benjamin Franklin Funk

Benjamin Franklin Funk was born on October 17, 1837 to Isaac and Cassandra Funk.  Benjamin...

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Funk, Florence Mae Risser

Florence Mae Risser Funk (1871-1923) was one of McLean County’s most renowned...

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Funk, Henry
Henry Funk

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Featured in: 1997
Gage, Dorothy Louise

The life of Dorothy Louise Gage, although brief, was certainly meaningful, leaving an impact...

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Geneva, Carolyn Schertz
Carolyn Schertz Geneva

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Goodheart, James
James Goodheart, McLean County Museum of History

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Graves, Linus

Linus Graves was born in Williamstown, Vermont on April 2, 1815 one of eleven children born to...

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Green, Fred and Harry -"The Flying LaVans"
Fred Green

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Gridley, Asahel
Asahel Gridley 1998

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Gridley, Mary
Mary Gridley

Mary Enos Gridley was born in Onondaga Hollow, Onondaga County, New York on March 18, 1818....

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Guthrie, Adam
Adam Guthrie

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Haggard, David
David Haggard

 David Haggard was proud of his family tree. David was a descendant of Sir Andrew Ogard, a...

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Hall, Helen Ross

Helen Ross was born on September 15th, 1846 in the village of Kenagh, in County...

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Hamilton, Kate Waterman

Kate Waterman Hamilton was born on November 12, 1841 in Schenectady, New York the only daughter...

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Hanner, Carl Gustav
Carl Gustav Hanner

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Hanson, Ethel Hamilton
Ethel Hanson 1902 ISNU Yearbook Photo

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Harris, Carter

Carter Harris was born April 15, 1856 on a small plantation in Red Bank, Mississippi. A son of...

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Hartmann, Mary J.

Mary J. Hartmann was born on October 13, 1845 on a farm in Franklin Township, Washington...

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Hawkins, Absalom

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Hawkins, Julia Bee

Julia Bee was born in Illinois on March 29th, 1863. It is not known who her parents were but...

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Hawks, Samuel Lockhart
Hawks Samuel 2003

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Heafer, Napoleon B.

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Henderson, Effie

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Hendryx, Jane Frankeberger
Jane Hendryx

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Hewett, Edwin C.

Edwin C. Hewett was born November 1, 1828 in Worcester County, Massachusetts. He was the first...

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Higgins, Hamer
Hamer Higgins

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Hill, William Dr.

Dr. William Hill (1829-1906) was a talented surgeon and one of Bloomington’s...

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Hobbs, Dr. William C.
Dr. William C. Hobbs

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Featured in: 1996
Hogg, Harvey

The Bloomington lawyer and Civil War cavalry commander, Harvey Hogg (originally from...

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Holder, Julia
Julia Holder

Julia Montrose Holder was on born December 24, 1884 in Bloomington, Illinois to Dan and Kate...

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Horine, William H.

William (Bill) Horine was born to Adam and Sallie (Mason) Horine on March 3, 1840 in Jessamine...

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Howard, Emily

At the turn of the twentieth century, when the public reception of visual arts in Bloomington,...

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Huggins, Sophia
Gravestone

Sophia Roundtree Huggins was born in Kentucky on May 4, 1832.  According to Sophia her...

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Featured in: 2011
Ijams, Lewis E.
Headstone

Lewis E. Ijams was born on November 21, 1841 near Zanesville, Ohio.  His parents were...

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Featured in: 2016
Jackman, John

John Adams Jackman was born March 22, 1816 in Boscawen, New Hampshire, where his...

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Jackman, Sarah Farnum Sargent

Sarah Farnum Sargent Jackman was born on December 18, 1816 in Boscawen, New Hampshire. She was...

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Jones, Eva
Eva Jones

Eva Mae Gaiter Jones was born in Frenchmans Bayou, Arkansas on March 15, 1930. Her parents,...

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Jung, Jacob
Jacob Jung, Sr.

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Kaywood, Florence Stevens

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Kessler, Clara Louise
Clara Louise Kessler

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Kimball, Luella
headstone for Luella Kimball

Not much is known about Luella Kimball, sometimes known as Luella Rankin. Luella was the fourth...

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Kirkpatrick, Charles

Much of the information about Charles Kirkpatrick’s life comes from an autobiographical...

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Klemm, C.W.
C.W. Klemm

Carl Wilhelm (C.W.) Klemm was born on May 1, 1845 in Haynrode, Saxony, Germany. His grandfather...

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Law, David D.
David Law

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Lewis, Edward J.
Edward Lewis

Edward J. Lewis was born to Enoch and Lydia Jackson Lewis in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania on...

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Featured in: 1995 2014
Litta, Marie
Marie Litta

   Marie (pronounced Maria) Litta, born Marie Eugenia von Elsner, was born in Bloomington, IL...

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Livingston, Hilda

Sigmund Livingston was born on December 27, 1872 in Giessen, Germany. He was one of eight...

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Livingston, Sigmund

Sigmund Livingston was born on December 27, 1872 in Giessen, Germany. He was one of eight...

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Locher, Beulah Baker
Locher Beulah Baker 2003

Beulah Baker Locher was born on January 7, 1881 in Gibson City. She was the daughter of Frank...

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Loomis, Emily Hanks

Emily Hanks Loomis was born October 18, 1837 on a farm in Hickory Point Township, four miles...

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Lott, Harrison Clay
Harrison Clay Lott

Harrison Clay Lott was born August 16, 1848 in Madison, Indiana.  When Lott was fifteen...

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MacGillivray, Dr. Margaret

Dr. Margaret MacGillivray was born in Dunfermline, Scotland on October 21, 1845. She was a very...

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Madame Annette
Daily Bulletin building

At the turn of the last century, when newspapers ruled the media roost and Bloomington had two...

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Major, William Trabue

William Trabue Major was born on March 1st, 1790 about three miles from Frankfort,...

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Malone, Simon B.

Simon Booth Malone was born into slavery on December 18, 1842 in Tippah County,...

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Mandler, Christoph
Christoph Mandler

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Marmon, Mary Ann

Mary Ann (Cheney) Marmon (1837-1908) grew up in a log cabin on the Illinois...

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Mayers, Aaron
Mayers monument

Aaron Mayers was born in Manheim, Pennsylvania in about 1827. It is unknown when exactly Mayers...

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McClun, John Edward
John McClun

John Edward McClun was born on February 19, 1812 in Frederick County, Virginia.  He was...

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McCormick, Henry

Henry McCormick was born on February 5, 1837 in Belmullet, County Mayo, Ireland.  He spent...

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McCoslin, William

William McCoslin (1830-1878) was born in Vandalia, Illinois on July 27, 1830....

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McCullough, William

William McCullough was born on September 11, 1811 in Flemingsburg, Kentucky. He was the son of...

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McNulta, John
John McNulta

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Merchant, Mary Arenz
Mary Arenz Merchant

Mary Arenz Merchant was born on February 28, 1841 in New Berlin, IL the fourth of ten...

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Milner, Angeline Vernon

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Moore, Asa Harvey
Asa Moore

Asa Harvey Moore was born on October 20, 1820 in Rutland, Westchester County, Massachusetts. He...

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Moratz, Palma
Palma Moratz headstone 2000

Palma Moratz was born on April 6, 1879 in Bloomington, IL to German-born parents, Hermann and...

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Moratz, Paul
Paul Moratz

Paul O. Moratz had a passion for building and design that started at a young age. For 34 years...

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Morgan, Lucy Orme
Lucy Orme Morgan

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Munsell, Oliver

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Murray, Ethel
Ethel Murray

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Muxfeld, Louise
Muxfeld Louise 1996

Louise Muxfeld, known as “Lizzie” by all, was born as Johanna Louise Catherine Tobecksen on...

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Neville, Edith
Edith Neville

Edith Neville, one of Bloomington’s most wealthy and eccentric citizens, was born in...

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Noble, Clyde Van
Clyde V. Noble

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Noble, Emily Vecchi
Emily Noble, Germany 1908

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Northrup, Rose Whipp

Rose Whipp Northrup was born on September 27, 1850 in Beardstown, Illinois.  She was the...

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Orme, Nancy “Nannie” McCullough

Nancy “Nannie” McCullough Orme was born on October 23, 1834 in McLean County.  In 1853 she...

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Orme, William Ward
William Ward Orme

William Ward Orme was born February 17, 1832 in Washington, D.C.  William’s parents died...

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Paist, Maria Dawson

Maria Dawson Paist came to Illinois with her family in 1822 at the age of five. The Dawson and...

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Pike, Alpheus
Alpheus Pike

Alpheus Pike was born to Harrison Wallace Pike and Susan A. Mayberry Pike in Casco, Maine on...

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Pillsbury, Arthur L.
Pillsbury

Arthur L. Pillsbury was born in Bloomington, Illinois on November 29th, 1869. He grew up in...

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Porter, Ida
Ida Porter

Ida Porter was born on September 19, 1863 in Normal, Illinois.  She was the daughter of...

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Potter, Mary

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Price, John Joseph
John Joseph Price headstone 1998

John Joseph Price was born on October 16, 1835 in Cincinnati, Ohio. Little information is known...

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Prince, Ezra Morton
Ezra Morton Prince

Ezra Morton Prince was born on May 27, 1831 in Turner, Maine.  His parents were Job Prince...

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Radbourn, Charles "Old Hoss"
Charles Radbourn

Charles Radbourn was born on December 9, 1854 in Rochester, New York. He was the son of...

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Rankin, Melinda
Melinda Rankin monument

Melinda Rankin was born in Littleton, New Hampshire on March 21, 1811. She attended and taught...

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Rayburn, Jennie

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Read, Roland
Roland Read

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Rice, Martha Baker

Martha H. Baker (Rice) was born in Richmond, Kentucky on September 4, 1817.  Her parent’s...

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Riebsame, Christian
Christian Riebsame

Captain Christian Riebsame (1839-1913) was a German-born citizen who came to the United States...

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Rodenhauser, William

William John (Wilhelm Johannes) Rodenhauser (1842-1919) was among a large...

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Roeder, John Conrad
Roeder grave site

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Rogers, Dr. Thomas
Dr. Thomas Rogers

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Saltzman-Stevens, Minnie

The story of Minnie Saltzman-Stevens is a Cinderella story of the musical arts. She rose from a...

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Sanders, Isaac
Isaac Sanders

Isaac Joshua Beasley Sanders was born in Little Rock, Arkansas on January 17th,...

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Sanders, Susan Pike
Susan Pike Sanders

Susan Augusta Pike Sanders was born in Maine on March 25, 1842. She was the third of seven...

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Schroeder, Herman and Baroness Maria von Buchau Schroeder
Herman Schroeder

Herman Schroeder was born on May 22, 1821 in the town of Althandensleben, near Magdeburg,...

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Scott, Charlotte Ann Perry

Charlotte Ann Perry was born on September 18, 1831 in Athens, Tioga County, Pennsylvania. ...

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Scott, John Milton

John Milton Scott was born on August 1, 1823 in 

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Scott, Julia Green
Julia Green Scott

Julia Green Scott was born to privilege and distinguished ancestry on February 14, 1839 in...

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Seibert, Leonard
Leonard Seibert headstone

Leonard Seibert was born on August 18, 1831 in Koenig, a borough of Essen, Germany. He came to...

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Shipley, Richard
Richard Shipley

Image Courtesy of Circus World, Baraboo, Wisconsin.

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Smith, Alice Orme
Alice Orme Smith in a hat.

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Smith, Dr. Lee
Dr. Lee Smith

Dr. Lee Smith was born on May 8, 1832 near Havens Grove, Illinois. He was the first child born...

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Stearles, Willis
Willis Stearles at Miller Park

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Stevenson, Adlai E. I

A devout Democrat in a staunchly Republican district, Adlai E. Stevenson I managed to be twice...

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Stevenson, Adlai E. II

Politics was in his blood. Adlai Ewing Stevenson II was a member of the two most...

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Stevenson, Helen Davis

Helen Louise Davis Stevenson was born in Normal on September 17, 1869.  She was the...

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Stevenson, Letitia Green

Letitia Barbour Green Stevenson was born in Alleghany City in Western Pennsylvania on January...

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Stewart, Grace Huddleston

Grace Huddleston Stewart (1910-1996) became known throughout Bloomington after...

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Stipp, Dr. George Winfield

Dr. George W. Stipp was born on...

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Thomas, George Washington
George Washington Thomas

George Washington Thomas was born in Wisemantown, Kentucky, around 1860 or 1861. At that time...

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Thompson, Jennie

Jane “Jennie” Lynd Thompson was born on October 28, 1860 in Bond Head, Canada—located in the...

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Tipton, Thomas F.
Judge Thomas Tipton

Thomas Foster Tipton was born to Hiram and Deborah Ogden Tipton in Franklin County, Ohio, on...

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Trotter, Georgina
Georgina Trotter

Georgina Trotter was born on August 15, 1836 in Drogheda, Ireland to John and Ann...

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Van Schoick, William
William Van Schoick

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Vrooman, Carl and Julia
Julia and Carl Vrooman

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Wagner, Grace B.
Grace Wagner

Grace B. Wagner was born on May 1, 1890 to Henry and Nellie Spafford Wagner. The family...

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Wakefield, Cyrenius

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White, Samuel
Samuel White

Prominent contractor and builder Samuel...

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White, William Richard
William White

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Wickizer, Jennie MacDonald

Jennie MacDonald Wickizer was born on December 31st, 1852 at Knightswood, Scotland, located...

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Featured in: 1999
Williams, Private Gus

Augustus “Gus” Williams was born in Jacksonville, Illinois on September 22nd, 1892. He was the...

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Withers, Allen

Allen Withers was born on a farm in Jessamine County, Kentucky about seven miles from...

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Featured in: 1995 2009
Withers, Sarah
Sarah Withers

Sarah Rice Withers was born to John M. Rice and Patsy (Polly) Johnson Rice in Jessamine County,...

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Featured in: 1996 2004
Witherspoon, Julius
Julius Witherspoon

Julius Witherspoon was born in Arkansas in about 1860 and spent his first twenty-four years...

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Wolcott, John Laurens

John Wolcott was born in Berkshire County, Massachusetts on August 30, 1808.  He learned...

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Wright, Ebenezer

Ebenezer Wright was born in either 1830 or 1831 in Ludlow, Massachusetts to Rev. Ebenezer and...

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Featured in: 2012
Wunderlich, Gerald “Jerry” White

Gerald “Jerry” Wunderlich (sometimes spelled Wonderlich) was born on August 25, 1889 in...

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