History of JoDaviess County

Jo Daviess County in Transition

Physical Characteristics

Early Settlement

Mining History

Official History

Judiciary and the Bar

Township Organization

Township History   In the foregoing pages I have refrained from naming some of the earlier settlers of the county in order that I might do so in a general review of the townships in the county. Neither have I mentioned all the various cities and villages of the county for the same reason.

Religious and Church History


Prominent Citizens

Notable Visitors

War Record

Citizens of Jo Daviess County (Biographies)

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