Jackson County ILTidbits Project

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Jackson county was formed on January 10, 1816. The current county boundaries include a total of 603 square miles of which 588 square miles are land and 14 square miles of water. Jackson county was named after Andrew Jackson, Statesman and seventh President of the United States.

"Show me your cemeteries, and I will tell you what kind of people you have."
- Benjamin Franklin (1706 - 1790)
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Jackson County ILTidbits contains 2 pages of data and was last updated 01/24/17.
Jackson County ILTidbits Coordinator: Barbara Saxbury-Freeman
Also County Coordinator for Adams, Jackson, Massac, Pike and Scott County Illinois.

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