Echoes From Eureka's Past, Volume IV
Published in 1992, Eureka College (Eureka, IL)
Woodford County, Illinois Genealogy Trails
This book is located at the
Woodford County Historical Society.  This index was complied by 
Karen Fyke for the Woodford County Historical Society (placed here with permission). Karen is currently working on an index for the other volumes of this book. 
 Information/photos can be obtained through writing at: Woodford County Historical Society, 112 N. Main, Eureka, IL 61530 or  WCHS.

Abingdon College 263ff

Davidson, Marshall 185

Ioeger [sic], Jacob 292

Peoria Indians 184-5, 305-6

Abolition 296

Davidson, Martha (n Glazebrook) 185

Isherwood, Christopher 75

Perkins, Nancy xi, 204

Adams, Carlos 143

Davidson, Nora 307

Jackson, J. S. 278

Perkins, Scot 28, 31-33

Adams, Harold 71

Davidson, Sussana [sic] 185

Jackson, Richard W. 173

Phelps, Mike 107

Adams, Marse 143

Davidson, William 184

Jaggard, L. F. 238

Phi Omega sorority 123ff

Adams, Michael 141

Davidson, William A. 187ff, 191, 293, 296

James, Frances (n Hinkhouse) 66, 80

Phillips, R. J. 93-4

Adams, Samuel Ellis 143ff

Davis, Bettie 279

James, Lana 194

Pickrell, J. H. 326

Adams, William 90

Davis, Bill 204

Jefferson, S. M. 226

Pierce, C. C. 277

Adcock, E. 278

Davis, David 292

Johann, C. 333

Polio 162

Adcock, William 278

Davis, Fannie 275

Johann, Joan 133

Potawatomi Indians 184-5, 305

Adler, Barry 107

Dawson, J.A. 280

Johnson, F. G. 279

Pottenger, Betty Cordes 129

Administration Building 330

DeDruex, Alfred 72

Johnson, Jay 107

Pottenger, Miriam 131, 135

Admissions Building 133

Delta Sigma Phi sorority 103ff

Johnson, Lyndon B. 92

Pratz, Lois E. 229

Africa 225ff

Delta Zeta sorority 212-13

Johnston, John 287

Price, A. B. 279

Akins, Ken 10

Depression, The 157, 164, 173, 256

Jolliet 305

Price, C. E. 280

Alison, Daniel 186

Deric, Linda 1

Jones 327

Prism 212

Allen, H. E. 277

Dew, E. M. 278

Jones Hall 112, 133

Pritchard Gymnasium 136

Allen, James 111, 194

Dew, G. E. 279

Jurgelas, Kathleen x

Purple, (Judge) 293

Alumni Court 112, 134

Dewees, David 187

Jurgenson, Barbara 76

Putnam, Rufus 306

American Baptists 229

Dewees, Thomas 187

Kaskaskia Indians 305

Quinn, Anna E. 278

Anderson 266

Deys, John 107

Kellogg Building 194

Radford 327

Anderson, Dave 107

Dickinson 327

Kern, W. H. 278

Radford, Benjamin Johnson 186, 190, 192, 296, 305

Andrews, Jerry 106-7

Dickinson Canning Factory 162

Kesler, Cherie 245

Rager-Roe, Sherri L. 323

Anliker, Tom 5

Dickinson Commons 159

Kickapoo Indians 306

Reagan, Ronald 66, 109, 116-7, 210-212, 214

Armstrong, G. W. 278

Dickinson, Burrus 37, 91, 155ff, 256

King, Richard 33

Recitation Hall 330

Aten, A. P. 280

Dickinson, Elijah 159, 186, 190

Kinkaid, Thomas 186

Reesman, Mary 126, 129, 134

Atterbury, William 185

Dickinson, Eugene 159

Kirkland, Lloyd 277

Reising, Linda 209

Aumock, Carolyn L. (w Bruner) 273

Dickinson, Mary Ann 159

Kirkpatrick, William 290

Reising, Linda x

Babyfold 11

Dickinson, May (n Swinford) 159-60

Klaus Building 194

Reveill, Nick 31

Bachardy, Don 75

Dickinson, Richard J. 159

Kleinholz, Frank 70

Reynolds, J. C. 275-6

Bacon, J. H. 279

Dickinson, Roger 159

Knappenberger, H. 277

Reynolds, John 311

Bailey, Agard 68

Dickinson, William 159

Knepp, David 204

Rhodes, Rich 5

Bailey, Lou 277

Dillon, Joseph 186

Korean War 4, 169

Rice, Ella 278

Bakewell, Selena H. (w Errett) 273

Disciples of Christ 226

Krile, Kurt 18

Richard, Betti 73, 74

Banta Building 193

Disease 135, 162

LaCursia, Nancy 9, 21, 204

Riddell, Glenn 71, 98

Barber, D. C. 278

Dixon, E. B. 278

Lady Be Good 141ff

Roach, J. P. 275

Barnes, Agertha 133

Dodge, Lizzie 279

Lake, Darrel 107

Roanoke Review 162

Barron, Jack 239

Domback, C. W. 278

Lambda Chi Alpha fraternity 25, 52, 162

Robison, Bill 110

Barth, Daniel 110

Doran, William 41ff

Lamp, Betty 131

Rockefeller, David 79

Bartle, Sheila x

Doran, Edwina 42ff

Lange, Piper D. xi, 63

Rose, Rachel R. 279

Bartle-Harrod, Sheila 204

Duffield, Becky 16

Langston, Ira 45, 65, 69, 71, 78, 92, 112, 132, 158, 250, 256, 281

Ross, D. S. 280

Bartlow, Sandy 292

Durham, Judge 280

Latimer, Susie 278

Ross, Elizabeth 237

Baseley, Mike 107

Dye, Eva 230ff

Laughlin, G. H. 280

Ross, Emory 237-239

Baxter, Ken 135

Dye, Polly 233

Layton, Dr. and Mrs. 233-234

Ross, Myrta (n Pearson) 239

Beam, O. J. 279

Dye, Royal J. 230ff

Layton, Lita 234

Ross, W. S. 280

Bechardy, Don 64

Eck, Edna 239

Lea, Mr. and Mrs. 233

Rotary 94

Beck, (Mr.) 106

Edge, Rhea xi

Leber, Eva 133

Rotary Club of Eureka 48

Beck, Pat (n Shasteen) 132-4, 137

Edman, Irwin 67

Lee County Historical Society 209

Rudasill, Lynne x

Behl, Poco 25

Edwards, Ann 212

Lehman, Michele 162, 175

Sanders, Richard 55

Bement Register newspaper 162

Elder, Alice 133

Liberia 239

Sano Hiromi 285

Bennett, A. P. 280

Elder, John 107

Lida’s Wood 126-7, 129, 213, 145ff, 333

Sauk Indians 305

Bentler, Clara Leigh 251, 256

Eldred, Edith 233-238

Lincoln, Abraham 188-9, 285ff

Sawairi, Tomoko 134

Berry, W. H. 278

Eldred, R. Ray 233-238

Linder, Deric 113

Scarlet Fever 135

Biddle, Harry N. 228-9

Ellis, Aspassia (w Davidson) 184

Lindsey, John 268-9

Scheitlin, H. B. 277

Binkley, Lois 127, 133, 251, 254, 258

Emmerson, Louis L. 127

Linn, A. 279-280

Schmaedeke, Wendy 121

Bird, John 186

Emser, Robert A. 77

Little Turtle, (Chief) 307

Schrock, Aline 135

Bird, William 187

Errett, Selena H. (n Bakewell) 273

Littlejohn Don 71, 93

Schwab, Terry 107

Black Cultural House 133

Errett, W. S. 271-273

Logan, Stephen T. 290

Schwindenhammer, Roni x

Black Hawk War 290

Eureka Christian Church 187, 192, 209, 228

Logsdon, Loren 204

Scott, J. W. F. 278

Black Hawk, (Chief) 185, 306, 310

Eureka High School 5, 162

Logsdon, Loren x, 42, 46, 49, 53, 57

Scott, Mollie 278

Black, Isaac 186

Eureka Public Library 193

Lohnes, Luella Van Beoning 124

Seidner, F. L. 126

Black, J. H. 280

Eureka Women’s Club 193

London, Bob 31

Seidner, Mary 126

Blair, Matthew 187

Ewing, Albert G. 189

Long, J. F. 279

Seidner, Roger 126

Bond, Bob 107

Ewing, Elizabeth Ella 235-37

Loos, Charles Louis 332, 334

Senachewine, (Chief) 185

Bonham, E. C. 278

Ewing, Jane Caroline (w Davidson) 189

Lovitt, W. H. 278

Sevier, Ben 50

Borchelt, Brent x, 37, 39

Eymon, E. O. 329

Lucas, A. G. 277

Shabbona 311, 314

Borchelt, Brock 27, 33

Faris, Bessie (n Holman) 233

Luce, Claire Booth 75

Sharp, George 278

Bouchie, Sarah 223

Faris, Ellsworth E. 226ff

Lucy, S. P. Woodmansee, C. S. 279

Shasteen, Miriam 129, 132-3, 135

Bowling Green 187

Farmers’ Bank of Eureka 329

Luebbers, Jessie Struebing 124-5

Shasteen, William 135

Boyd, J. 278

Field, G. H. 280

Lunt, Sarah 287

Shawgo, J. B. 279

Bradbury, Dawn 134

Finch, Jim 2

Lyon, Clyde 165

Shoemaker, Marie 201

Braden, (Pres.) 267

Fiordo, Richard x

Lyon, Lizzie 279

Shope, S. P. 293

Brandon, James 31-33

Fisher, Asa S. 268, 328, 333

Mackinaw River 185, 187

Short, Dan 13

Brandon, Jeff 28

Fogo, Shane x

Madara, Frederick G. 126

Short, Ron 18

Brock, Ann 287

Ford, (Mr.) 333

Madara, Jessie White 124, 126

Sinn, Annaliese 71, 79, 203

Broers, Steve 107

Ford, Lida 333

Magdalene Hall 113, 127, 137

Slater, Harriet 124

Brokaw, G. L. 278

Fort Pimiteoui 306

Mahew, M. G. 280

Slater, John 124

Brown, Amy x

Fouad, Bahija 94, 99

Mahew, Meron 275

Slater, Mabelle Browning 124

Brown, Edna Mary 77

Founder’s Court 112

Major 327

Slater, Paul 124

Brown, Nellie Brown 134

Fox Indians 305

Major, Ben 186, 330

Slater, Roland A. 124

Bruner, Carolyn L. (n Aumock) 273

France, Terry 71

Major, John 329

Slavery 44, 297

Bruner, Esther Lane 271

Frank, Jena 134

Manning, (Judge) 293

Smart, J. H. 279

Bruner, F. M. 269, 271-2

Franklin, Benjamin 50

Marquette 305

Smith, G. S. 279

Bruner, Fannie 277

Fraser, B. J. 212

Marshall, Effie 277

Smith, Herbert 231ff

Bruner, Frank 276

Freeman, J. H. 280

Martin, Dale 35

Smith, W. H. 277

Bruner, Harold Lane 271-273, 277

Fremont, John C. 296

Martin, J. M. 280

Snyder, J. C. 277

Bruner, Jessie (w Minassian) 273, 276

Frohnknecht, O. C. 73

Martin, R. Dale 28-29, 33-35

Somers, George 76

Bruner, Lettie 271, 277

Frymire, William 239

Maupin 266

Spanning, Lanny 107

Buffington, Shane K. 155

Funderbeck, Danielle 133, 137

Maxwell, H. C. 280

Spring Bay 186

Bullock 327

Gahn, Carl 107

McClure, J. W. 278

Sprotsman’s Club 194

Bullock, M. R. 186

Gaines, M. A. 280

McCorkle, J. B. 332

Squint, Anthony 32

Bullock, Thomas 186

Galbreath, Mary 133

McCoy, Ginny x

Staley, Chuck 94

Bullock, William S. 334

Gallaspie, Nettie 277

McCoy, Jerry x, 89, 91

Stanley, Henry M. 225

Burgess Hall 53, 69, 77, 109

Gammon, Gary E. x, 48-49, 203

McCullum Field 14

Staudenmeier, William 49, 58, 204

Burgess, O. A. 332

Gann, Carol 106

McCullum, Amy 18

Steward, W. D. 280

Burr, Raymond 70

Garrett, Lizzie 279

McCullum, Beta 15

Stewart, William Decatur 275

Burrus Dickinson Hall 330

Garrett, S. E. 279

McCullum, Hobart 2

Stitcher, Linda 133

Burton, Gary 106-7

Garrison, J. H. 265, 279

McCullum, Jay 18

Stockton, Mary 278

Burton, J. R. 293

Garrison, William 279

McCullum, Jeff 5

Stone, Barton W. 187

Butcher, Dana 124

German, Derek 115

McCullum, Jennie 18

Stout, Linda 133

Butcher, Ruth Barnett 124

Gibler, Bob 209

McCullum, John 4

Stuart, John T. 290

Butler, A. D. 279

Gideon, F. M. 278

McCullum, Maurine 18

Sturgeon, Harold 30

Butler, J. M. 279

Gifford, Roger 108

McCullum, Molly 18

Sweet, Leonard 292

Butler, J. W. 276

Gilbert, Dan 93, 207-212

McCullum, Ronald 2

Sweitzer, Karen 9, 16, 204

Butler, L. M. 280

Gilford, Roger 107

McCullum. H. Warner v, 1ff

Swinford, May (w Dickinson) 159-60

Butler, S. H. 278

Gilliland, J. H. 277

McCusker, Ruth 124-5

Taylor, Jerry 106

Button, Christopher Columbus 275, 280

Gingrich, A. A. 278

McGregor, Joan (w McCullum) 2ff

Taylor, W. 278

Button, Francis Marion 275

Givens, Anna 277

McLain, Raymond 163

Tecumseh, (Chief) 308

Button, M. F. 280

Givens, D. F. 277

Meek 327

Terrill, Ardoth 70

Byram, Ada 278

Givens, Florence 278

Meek, Ezra 189

Thompson, A. J. 280

Byram, Carrie 278

Givens, Virginia 248, 251, 255

Meek, Ezra 294

Thompson, Maggie 279

Callender 327

Glass, Tony x

Meek, Henry 186-7

Thompson, Mike 58

Campbell, Alexander 190-91, 275-6

Glazebrook, Martha (w Davidson) 185

Meek, Joseph 186

Thompson, Steve 45-46, 50, 59

Campbell, J. B. 277

Gohl, Sarah x

Melick Library 32, 69-70, 73, 109, 203

Thomson, Adonirum Judson 275

Campbell, S. B. 278

Goings, Melissa 294ff

Melick, C. F. (Mrs.) 131

Tobias, Robert 115

Carpenter, G. T. 280

Goings, Roswell 294

Melick, Clinton F. 65-66, 80, 194

Toliver, Margaret 71, 203-205

Carson, J. W. 279

Goodnight, T. H. 278

Melick, Wesley 65-66, 80

Toliver, Mike 110

Carvajal, Cheryl x

Gordon, Ann 211

Mennonite Church 87

Toner, Robert F. 149

Castile, Robert T. 295

Gordon, Helen 211

Menton, James 109, 112

Toof, J. T. 279

Chanticleer Restaurant 135

Gordon, James 211

Merriman, Mike 115

Tornelz, Isabell 326

Charles, Fannie 280

Gordon, James W., Jr. 211

Metamora 186

Towner, Naomi Whiting 76

Charles, S. M. 280

Gordon, Margaret (n Cleaver) 210-12

Meyers, Elias 330

Trahan, (Mr.) 68

Charlevoix, (Father) 305

Gordon, Margaret 211, 215

Milling Company 329

Traister, Betty 136

Cherne, Lori 75

Gordon, Mary 211

Minassian, H. A. 274

Traister, Leo 8, 92, 95

Chiku, Taichi 103

Gould, Rodney 116-7

Minassian, Jessie (n Bruner) 273

Travis 327

Chipman, D. C. 279

Graham, J. D. 277

Missionaries 221ff

Treaty of Greenville 307

Christian Church (Disciples of Christ) 88, 209, 239, 266, 329

Graham, Merrill 159

Mitchell, James 187

Trenary, Betty (w Traister) 131

Civil War 191, 209, 271, 331

Greek, Ron 46, 57

Moler, John 326

Tucker, Solomon 186

Clark, Carolyn (n Noe) 90, 96-7

Green, Vicki 8

Moler, Ruhamah (w Darst) 325, 334-5

Turner, A H. 278

Clark, R. M. 334

Green, William H. 334

Moler, Susan 326

Turner, Becky 133

Clark, W. H. 277, 279

Griffin, J. S. 278

Moody, Oliver 229

Turner, J. M. W. 72

Clarke, John 293

Griffin, W. F. 280

Moore, J. W. 278

Tyler, B. B. 329

Cleaver, Ben Hill 209, 212

Griffin, William 275

Moore, Roy 316

Upham, A. L. 280

Cleaver, Elizabeth (w Noonan) 209-210

Griggs, Ken x

Moore, Vernon L. 151

Upton, Alita Fern Upton 124-5

Cleaver, Helen 201ff, 211-216

Groeper, Jane 204

Morch, Albert 66

Upton, Charles 125

Cleaver, Mable Lewis 209

Groeper, Jane x

Moreland, Dorothy 145

Upton, Greg 203

Cleaver, Margaret (w Gordon) 209-212

Grove, Henry 293

Morris, J. M. 277-8

Upton, John 124

Coffeen, A. M. 280

Gunzenhauser dorm 127

Morris, Mattie 279

Upton, Loyd 125

Coffeen, H. A. 280

Hall, Karen 133

Mosher, Ella 279

Urnikis, Michael 181

Colburn, Byron 131

Hallam, Charles 334

Mott, Thelma 129

Van Etten, Marsha xi

Colburn, Steven 198, 315

Hamilton, Jennie 279

Mountjoy, Fae Tomb 124

Veach, Emma 279

Company A, 7th Reg. U.S. Colored Infantry 271

Hamilton, Rinda 279

Muffley, Ruth 131

Vennum-Binkey Hall 274

Company E, 108th Reg. Ill. Vol. 191

Hampton, D. V. 277

Murphy, A. B. 276

Versailles 293

Conklin, Roland Ellsworth 274, 277

Hanks, John 287

Murphy, M. C. 280

Vietor, Jack, Jr. 70

Conover, James 329

Hanks, Nancy 287

Murphy, P. H. 275-6

Vowels, James 110

Corell, Nylon 5

Hardesty, C. W. 278

Murray, Nettie 278

Wabokishiek 310

Cotterell, Sarah 326

Harlan, James 186

Musgrove, Don 107

Wacker, Inge 133

Covey, E. L. 280

Harris, D. S. 278

Myers, E. B. 332

Waddell, Donald 68

Cox, Henry C. 277

Harris, Mary 279

Neall, C. L. 278

Waddell, John 70, 77

Cox, Lumsden 110

Harris, S. P. 280

Nesbitt, C. S. 277

Wahquahboshkuk, George 306, 311, 313, 315, 318

Craig, C. H. 277

Harris, Sadie B. 277

New Salem 289

Walnut Creek 186

Craven, Wesley Frank 51

Harrison, Richard 93

Newcomer, Minnie 277

Walnut Grove 185, 187, 291, 307

Crawford, Emma 278

Harrison, Stephanie L. 85

Nicholas, O. P. 279

Walnut Grove Academy 189, 268, 293, 296

Crawford, Judy 133

Hauffe, Meta 131

Nixon, Hubert 112

Wampler, Lydia Alice 245ff

Curran, Pam 133

Hayes, David 72

Njoji, Mark 237, 239

Wandell, Walt C. 148

Dan Miles Post GAR 191

Hearne, George x, 14, 34, 93, 158, 208-9

Noe, Charlotte O’Brien v, 88ff, 250-1, 255

War of 1812 307

Darst 327

Hedding College 271-281

Noe, Clarence R. 68, 85ff, 250

Waterman, Jim 107

Darst, Frank 326

Hedges, Charles P 238

Noe, Jacob 87

Way, Amy J. 263

Darst, George 326, 329

Hedges, Lillie Boyer 239

Noe, Mary 87

Wayne, Bradley 72

Darst, Harrison 326

Herndon, William H. 290

Noe, Michael 90, 94, 96-7

Wehtzel Center 133

Darst, Henry 326

Heusted, Paulene 129

Noe, Wilbur 87

Weiss, Edward H. 78-79

Darst, Jacob 325-6

Hewitson, Richard 203-4

Noonan, Elizabeth (n Cleaver) 209-210

While, Matt 12

Darst, James 326

Heyl, Bert 194

Noonan, Glen R. 210

Whitman, E. J. 280

Darst, John 323ff

Hicks, Teri 134

Noonan, Lewis 210

Whitmer, Barbara H. 95

Darst, John, Jr. 326

Hieronymus, Robert 227

Noonan, Roger 210

Whitson, Katherine x, 99

Darst, Leo 326

Hiller, R. E. 279

Norris, A. N. 279

Williams, Lisa R. 303

Darst, Mary 325

Hinkhouse, Forest Melick 64ff

Nye, Eva N. 240

Williams, Terry 68

Darst, Oliver Perry 326

Hinkhouse, George Vander (Mrs.) 66

Oatman 327

Williams, W. D. 278

Darst, Rolla 326

Hodder, Kane 28

Oatman, John 187

Willing, Thomas 67

Darst, Ruhamah (n Moler) 325, 334-5

Hoeniges, Andrew 10

Odenwaller, T. F. 278

Willis, Francis 186-7

Darst, Susan Mary 326

Hogan, Donald 281

Offutt, Denton 289-9

Willis, William R. 186

Daumier, Honore 66

Hogg, Harvey 296

Ohlemeyer, Jeff 41

Wilson, (Pres.) 127

Davenport 327

Holman, Bessie (w Faris) 233

Ojibwa Indians 305

Wind, Willie 33

Davenport, W. H. 334

Hong, Young 94

Oldfather, G. W. 278

Winters, David 325

Davenport, William 186, 269, 330

Hopwood, J. 276-8

Ottawa Indians 305

Wood Hall 133

David, Fannie 280

Hubbard, Willis 71

Owcarz, George 164, 168

Woodford County Courthouse 328

Davidson family 181ff, 198, 327

Huey, J. S. 277

Painter, Byron 16

Woodford County Journal 162

Davidson, Alexander 184

Hungate, S. C. 278

Panther Creek 187

Woods, Jack 115

Davidson, Annie Ewing 183, 193-198, 240

Hurd, Peter 73

Parker, M. N. 279

Woolridge, Scott 110

Davidson, Aspassia (n Ellis) 184

Huser, Rhonda xii, 141

Patrick, Myra 277

Woosley 327

Davidson, Caleb 184, 293

Hustead, C. W. 278

Pearce, Jason 27

Woosley, Joshua 186

Davidson, Calvin 185

Hyde, J. 279

Pearce, Trish 28, 34

World War II 141ff, 158

Davidson, Franklin 187

Indians 304ff

Pearson, Ernest B. 239

Wright, Darren 32

Davidson, Hezakiah 184

Ingels, J. B. 277

Pearson, Myrta (w Ross) 239

Wyatt, Adonica 204

Davidson, Jane Caroline (n Ewing) 189

Ingels, Libbie 278

Pegasus 162, 213

YMCA 227

Davidson, Letittia 185

Ingels, M. 278

Peoria & Oquawka Railroad 328

Yordy Corner 187

Younken, Minnie 276

YWCA 227

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