Dorchester Township, Macoupin County IL





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Dorchester Township
Macoupin County, Illinois
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Towns in Dorchester Township
History
Cemeteries Schools
Population in 1870
1875 Atlas
1875 Atlas Names
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1879 Plat Map of Dorchester Township contributed by Debi Faris

The population for Dorchester Township in 1870 was 877.

The towns in Dorchester Township are:


(Dorchester) Information
Lat 390508N Long 0895315W

Illinois Place Names:
DORCHESTER (Macoupin). PO est. 1 Aug 1860; actve; RFD serves Baylestown/Boylestown. Inc0v-3/2/1875. NYC. Includes Bayless. Pop. (1960) 161.

History of Dorchester contributed for use by Mary McKenzie

Newspaper Article on Dorchester contributed for use by Cindy Leonard Dorchester Map


Wilsonville Information
Lat 390415N Long 0895122W

Illinois Place Names:
WILSONVILLE (Macoupin). PO est. 25 Jun 1924; active. Inc-v-5/28/1919. Pop. (1960) 688.

History of Wilsonville contributed for use by Edna Grosenheider

Coal Mine #4 Picture


1879 Plat Map of Dorchester Township (in two parts)







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