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Livingston County, Illinois
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Ancona History
Livingston County, Illinois


(Transcribed by: Teri Moncelle Colglazier)

Another community of Reading Township is the village of Ancona, with a population of 125. It is located southwest of Streator on the Santa Fe Railroad.

It was platted in 1854 for Orson Shackleton and Joseph Gumm, owners of the site.

[This is Livingston County, Illinois by: John Drury, The Loree Co., Chicago, Illinois (1955)]


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