Author: Buffalo and Chicago Biographical Publishing Company
Title: Portrait and biographical record of Randolph, Jackson, Perry and Monroe counties, Illinois. Containing biographical sketches of prominent and representative citizens ... the presidents of the United States, and the governors of the state of Illinois
Publisher: Chicago : Biographical Pub. Co.
Subject (keywords, tags): Randolph County (Ill.) -- Biography; Jackson County (Ill.) -- Biography; Perry County (Ill.) -- Biog
Contributor: University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign
Size: 991 kb
||I actually have this book and was VERY happy to find it online. I have relatives who live far away and I sent them the link so they could view our 3 relatives who are in the book. There are a few portraits and even a few sketches of their homestead's. Since most (if not all) the 1890 census was destroyed - this is a good source. Especially since they name the parents and children of the each biographical sketch.
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