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Brown County, Illinois
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to write to obtain actual records:
 Brown County Clerk
Courthouse Bldg
200 West Court, Rm 4
Mt. Sterling, IL 62353

Brown County Circuit Clerk
Courthouse Bldg
200 West Court
Mt. Sterling, IL 62353
(217) 773-2713

 


Brown County
Population 2000: 6,950

County seat: Mount Sterling

Named for General Jacob Brown

Townships of Brown County

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BUCKHORN -- COOPERSTOWN -- ELKHORN -- LEE
MISSOURI -- MOUNT STERLING -- PEA RIDGE
RIPLEY -- VERSAILLES




Online Data for Brown County

Almshouse Records

Biographies


Biographies in the 1892 history book
(on our Schuyler county website)

Cemeteries

"Political Graveyard"

Census

1850 Mortality Index

Churches in Brown County

County Demographics, Towns and History

Land Tract Sales
A-F ¦ G-N ¦ O-Z

Military Records

Obituaries

Pensions

 Newspaper Data

Pictures of Brown County

   

Surnames

Website Updates:
March 2015:  Marriage announcement for HADSELL-RUSK; HERSMAN-TURNER, DRILLMAN-GIVENS.  Sicklist news for VANDEVENTER; obit for KIRKLAND;  anniversary news for NEW
Aug 2014: obits for JACKSON, SOHN; Crime news for BROWN
Mar 2014:  obit for ARTIS
June 2013: obits for NEW, ORR
May 2013: obit for BRISCOE, WHITTKOPF
Apr 2013: bio for COCHRAN
Mar 2013:  obits for BURNETT, CLEAVES, DOZIER, GOUDSCHAAL, KALLENBACH, KELLY, MCCOMBS, SMITH, TRONE, WOODWARD
Jan 2013: McCABE obit, NY bio
Dec 2012: PARKER obit
Aug 2012: SMITH obit
May 2012: Obit for YOCKEY
Mar 2012: Bio for MINTER
 




Brown County Is Bordered By These Counties
ADAMS -- CASS -- PIKE -- MORGAN -- SCHUYLER
 

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