Saturday, April 25, 2009

James Johnson's Property In Saline Co., Illinois

The document below was part of the probate file of James Johnson (File #95-26), late of Saline County, Illinois, found while researching April 2009:

A search of Saline County, Illinois, deeds, revealed the following transaction involving James Johnson and that piece of property:

30 January 1866
Jesse E. & Rebecca N. Rude (his wife), of Saline Co., IL
James Johnson of Saline Co., IL
SE 1/4 of SW 1/4 of Section 19 Township 9 South of Range 7 East...
42 30/100 acres

The Illinois Public Domain Land Tract Sales at the Illinois Secretary of State lists some of the transactions for Section 19 Twp 9 South of Range 7 East here.

The county maps (1804-1891) showing Townships and Sections for Illinois are found here; the Saline County map featuring Twp. 9, Section 19 can be found here.

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