County Commissioners 1821 to 1849

from the History of Sangamon County 1881
Transcribed by Debbie Quinn


1821- William Drennan, Zachariah Peter and Rivers Cormack

1822 - William Morgan, Zachariah Peter and Samuel Lee

1823 - Same as above

1824 - William Morgan, Harry Riggin and Zachariah Peter

1825 - Same

1826 - Sanuel Lee, William Strawbridge and Bowling Green

1827 - Same

1828 - Asa S. Shaw, Zachariah Peter and Josiah B. Smith

1829 - Same

1830 - Same. Asa A. Shaw resigning, Garret Elkin was elected to fill vacancy.

1831 - Same

1832 - Josiah B. Smith, Thomas Moffett and Reuben Harrison

1833 - Same

1834 - Thomas Moffett, Bartlett Haley and Samuel Berry

1835 - Thomas Moffett, Samuel Berry and William G. Cantrall

1836 - Zachariah Peter, William G. Cantrall and William Hickman

1837 - Same

1838 - John Cooper, Thomas Sackett and Thomas Simpson

1839 - Same

1840 - Thomas Simpson, John Cooper and Zachariah Peter

1841 - John Cooper, Zachariah Peter and Samuel Wyckoff

1842 - Zachariah Peter, Samuel Wyckoff and Willis H. Groves

1843 - Same

1844 - Zachariah Peter, Abram Foutch and John Dawson

1845 - Same

1846 - Abram Foutch, Thomas Shepherd and John Dawson

1847 - Same

1848 - William F. Elkin, Thomas Shepherd and Abram Foutch

1849 - Same

The last meeting of the County Commissioners' Court was held November 5, 1849. But little business was transacted. Their term of office was about at an end, being succeeded by the board of justices.


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