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Jersey County Newspaper Excerpts
Typed excerpts from newspapers. Lots of names and history. Births, deaths, marriages, accidents and more. There will be typos.
Joseph M. Page, Editor and Proprietor of the Jersey County Democrat
- Backwoodsman, 1840
Alton Newspapers 1845-1868(Jerseyville items)
Brooklyn Daily Eagle. Three Jerseyville items 1851, 1855, 1870.
Jersey County Democrat:
|Democrat 1865-69||Democrat 1870-75||Democrat 1876-77|
|Democrat 1880||Democrat 1881||Democrat 1882||Democrat 1883|
|Democrat 1884-86||Democrat 1887||Democrat 1888||Democrat 1889|
|Democrat 1893||Democrat 1894||Democrat 1895-1946|
Jerseyville Republican, 1868-1923
Clippings, 1871 – 1934, most no source
Undated Clippings, no source
Republican 1919, Letters to Santa