Saline County, Illinois
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Saline County was formed from Gallatin County in 1847.
It is named for the Saline River and the springs from which salt was produced in the early history of Gallatin County
The county seat is Harrisburg, Illinois

Brushy -- Carrier Mills -- Cottage -- East Eldorado -- Galatia -- Harrisburg
Independence -- Long Branch -- Mountain -- Raleigh -- Rector -- Stone Fort -- Tate
Cities and Towns
Carrier Mills (Morrilsville) -- Eldorado -- Galatia -- Harrisburg -- Ledford
Muddy -- Raleigh -- Stonefort

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Website Updates
Jan 2018:  obit for HUTCHINSON, SNYDER.   Sicklist News for COPHER.  Gossip news for DORRIS.  Bank Roberry crime news. Fire news
July 2017:  Class pictures from Carrier Mills Schools,  Church of God Bible School Class of 1952.  Marriage news for FRIER.  Marriage Licenses for July 8, 1904.  Gossip and Visiting news from 1904.




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