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Full text of "Laws of the State of Illinois"

INDEX. 



PAGE. 

Abingdon, city of, incorporated, 587 

Academies — 

Benton Academy authorized to sell 

real estate, 492 

Prairie City Academy, incorpo- 
rated, 117 

Quiney Academy, incorporated, . . 527 
Sandwich Academy, convey real 

estate, 104 

Waukegan Academy, incorporated, 1381 
Wauconda Academy, incorporated, 759 
Addison Farmers' Mutual Insurance Co., 

charter amended, 1442 

Albany Railroad Bridge Company, in- 
corporated, 668 

Aledo Collegiate Institute, incorpo- 
rated, 1010 

Almira College, Greenville, incorpo- 
rated, 582 

Alton, an act relating to the city of,. . 550 
' ' Water Works Company, incor- 
porated, 1351 

1 ' and Woodburn Plank Road, 

charter amended, 1400 

Altona, name of, changed from Lapier 

and Walnut Grove, 550 

Amboy, city of, incoi'porated, 1080 

American Bottom Lime, Marble and 

Coal Companv, incorporated,. . . 1209 
11 " Plank Road, sale 

legalized, &c, 1358 

An act to repeal an act therein named, 512 
Andover Steam Mill, incorporated,. . . . 1371 
Antioch, Lake county, incorporated, . . 1014 
Appleton, streets and alleys vacated in, 615 
Ashley, Washington countv, incorpo- 
rated, 1013 

Atlanta, an act to correct error, 271 

Aurora, city of, incorporated, &c.,. . . . 375 
" Gas Light Company, incorpo- 
rated, '. 1126 



PAGE. 

Barkus, Henry, act for relief of, 1400 

Baker, Amnnda E. and James L., name 

changed, 51S 

Bath, town of, incorporated, 626 

Beardstown, incorporation of, &c, le- 
galized, 1049 

1 ' Oakwoods Cemetery, in- 
corporated, 919 

1 ' Gas Light and Coke Com- 
pany, incorporated, 934 

' ' authorized to levy and col- 
lect special tax, 241 

' ' fines and forfeitures in city 

of, 227 

1 ' German Literary Associa- 
tion, incorporated, 421 

Belleville, Mutual Fire Ins. Co., incor- 
porated, 1174 

4 ' Gymnastic Society, incorpo- 
rated, 301 

' ' Order of Druids, incorpo- 
rated, 366 

1 ' Hotel Company, incorpo- 
rated, 1254 

Belvidere, town of, incorporated, 252 

4 ' an act in relation to certain 

streets and alleys in, 348 

1 ' Hotel Company, incorpo- 
rated, 933 

Benton Academy, trustees of, author- 
ized to sell real estate, 492 

■ ' town plat of, vacated, 1364 

Bishop Hill Colony, charter amend- 
ed, 98 

Big Vermilion Cool Company, incorpo- 
rated, 54$ 

Blackburn Theological Seminary, in- 
corporated, 684 

Bliss, John, name changed, 650 

Black Diamond Coal Company, incor- 
porated,.. .. . 9 ^ 5 



INDEX. 



Bloomington, city authorized to im- 
prove streets, &c, 313 

' l city limits of, extended,. 1063 
1 ' Cemetery Association, in- 
corporated, 1023 

' ' North Bloomington, act 

in relation to, 509 

Blue Island, Avenue, Plank Road Com- 
pany, act to relieve, 859 

1 ' act to vacate Rexford 

street in, 374 

Bogart, Katy, name changed, 23 

Boyd, Robert, authorized to continue a 

ferry, 1336 

Bridges and Bridge Companies — 

bridge across Crooked creek, 

Schuyler county, 586 

bridge across Big Muddy river, 

Jackson county, 1306 

bridge across Illinois river at 

Henry, 11*70 

bridge across Illinois river at Peru, 363 
bridge across Kaskaskia river at 

Fayetteville, 24 

bridge across Kaskaskia river, 

floating bridge, 104 

bridge across Kaskaskia river, N. 



Bunker Hill, town of, incorporated, . . . 

Burlington, East, vacated, 

Bushnell College, incorporated, 

Butler, town of, name changed, 

Bureau county, swamp lands in, 

' ' ' ' an act to transcribe cer- 
tain records, 



PAGK. 

1141 
921 

, 1175 
228 

, 1206 

137? 



Cahokia, supervisors of v authorized to 

lease commons, 

' ' inhabitants authorized to 

raise a levy, 

Cairo, city of, incorporated, 

' ' an act for the benefit of, 

' ' City Hotel Company, incorpo- 
rated, 

' ' Hydraulic Company, incorpo- 
rated, 

1 ' Mound City and Metropolis Plank 

Road, incorporated, 

Camp Point, town of, incorporated, . . . 

Camargo, name of town, 

Canal in Bureau county, construction 

authorized, 

Can1 on Institute, incorporated, 



Digitized by tJ[3©9||lt^]|1|>etd^*C : |qitf&ge, incorporated,. . 



and Marion Plank Road 



Pensoneau, 
bridge across Mill creek-.-j 

countv, in.lSWH Wlty lincling taflanv, incorporated, 

berland county, 1002 ancTRT R. Uo., incorporated, . . . 



Albany Railroad Bridge Co., incor- 
porated, 068 

Bond Pass Bridge Co., incorpo- 
ated, 858 

Dunleith and Dubuque Bridge Co., 
incorporated, 773 

Illinois River Bridge Co., at Otta- 
wa, charter amended, 573 

Keokuk and Hamilton Bridge Co., 
incorporated, 576 

La Salle Bridge and Perry Co., in- 
corporated, 459 

Mcredosia Bridge Co., incorpo- 
rated, 131S 

Mississippi Bridge Co., incorpo- 
rated, 234 

Morris Bridge Co., charter amend- 
ed, 537 

Sterling Bridge Co., incorporated, 480 

St. Louis and Illinois Bridge Co., 
charter amended, 267 

Upper Mississippi Bridge Co., in- 
corporated, 1308 

Brighton Hotel and Stock Yard Com- 
pany, incorporated, 922 

Brim eld, town of, incorporated, 129*7 

Broekett, Jane N., name changed, 352 

Brown, Silas, and others, restored to 

citizenship, 615 



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1300 



Carmi, town of, incorporated, 
Carroll County Coal and Mining Com- 
pany, incorporated, 

Caryford, town plat of, vacated, 

Carthage, certain alloys in the town of, 

vacated, 

Cass County Fair Grounds Association, 

incorporated, , 

Central City, town of, incorporated,. . . 
Charleston Seminary, authorized to sell 

real estate, 

Chicago, city charter amended, 

' ' certain alleys in, vacated,. . . . 
' ' and Danville Coal Co., charter 

amended, 

1 • Dearborn Seminary, incorpo- 
rated, 

1 ' lish inspectors, duties defined, 

&c, 

1 ' Garden City Building Asso- 
ciation, incorporated, 

' ' German House Association, 

incorporated, 

4 ' Great Western Insurance Co., 

incorporated, 

4 ' Gruetti Societv, incorpora- 
ted 

' ' Historical Society, incorpo- 
rated,, 



cd,. 



1203 

1079 

400 

1123 

325 

1183 

1357 
539 

538 

273 
705 
243 

1310 

1321 
304 

452 

538 

1067 

1181 
798 

777 
892 

517 

622 

1061 

1203 

434 

50J 

244 

13«0 

S23 

1051 



INDEX. 



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Chicago, Institution of Learning, incor- 
porated, 807 

' ' Kinzie's Addition, improve- 
ment of, by canals, &c, 499 

44 Law Institute, incorporated,. . 1186 
' ' Merchants' Exchange Co., in- 
corporated, 245 

' ' Merchants' Savings, Loan and 

Trust Co., incorporated, S2 

• ' Methodist Episcopal Church, 

name changed, 612 

' ' Northwestern Mutual Life In- 
surance Co., incorporated, 1868 

11 part of Water street vacated, . 95 
' ' Permanent Building Associa- 
tion, incorporated, 1 339 

1 ' Relief and Aid Society, incor- 
porated, 1123 

' ' Reform School, charter amend- 
ed, 651 

' ' Savings Institution and Trust 

Co., incorporated, 339 

' ' Subdivision in School Section 

addition legalized, 1022 

1 ' St. James' Church, trustees 

authorized to borrow money,. . . 801 
' ' Theological Seminary, charter 

amended, 918 

l< University, incorporated, . . . . 100 
' ' Eureka Fire and Marine In- 
surance Co., incorporated, 597 

' ' Western Valley Fire and Ma- 
rine Insurance Co., incorporated, 241 
' • Wagonfiiakers' Association, 

incorporated, 372 

Chippiannock Cemetery Company, in- 
corporated, 1199 

Church, Baptist, at Lockport, charter 

amended, 116 

1 ' Baptist, at Somonauk, name 

changed,., 422 

' » Methodist Episcopal, Lacon, 
trustees authorized to convey 

real estate, 309 

1 ' Methodist Episcopal, at Chi- 
cago, name changed, 612 

1 ' St. James', in Chicago,trustees 

authorized to borrow money,. . . 801 
Cities — 

Abbington, incorporated 587 

Amboy; incorporated, 1080 

Aurora, incorporated, 375 

Beardstown, incorporation legal- 
ized, 1049 

Bloomington, limits extended,. . . . 1063 

Cairo, incorporated, 400 

Chicago, charter amended, 892 

Decatur, rechartered, "8 

Dixon, incorporated, 656 

Emporium, name changed, 86 

Freeport, charter amended, 465 

Galena, charter amended, 119 



TA$B. 

Cities — 

Galesburg, incorporated, 673 

Hutsonville, charter repealed,. . . . 91? 

Jacksonville, incorporated, > . 344 

Joliet, charter amended, 18S 

Jonesboro, incorporated, 74 

La Salle, charter amended, 1336 

Macomb, charter amended, 713 

Metropolis, charter amended, . 876, 924 

Morris, incorporated, 1265 

Mound City, incorporated, 88 

Peoria, charter amended, 233 

Peru, charter amended, 1240 

Quincy, charter amended, ... 156, 1052 
Rock Island, charter reduced,. . . . 939 
Springfield, charter amended,. . . . 1050, 

1229 

Sterling, incorporated, 980 

Warsaw, charter amended, 269 

Clark, George H. and Alice Alida, name 

changed, &c, 314 

Clay county authorized to transcribe 

certain records, 1327 

Clinton, town of, incorporated, 1234 

' ' County Marine Fire Insurance 
and Hotel Company, incorpo- 
rated, 1406 

Colleges — 

Aledo Collegiate Institute, incor- 
porated, 1010 

Almira College, incorporated 582 

Bushnell College, incorporated,. . . 1175 
Dixon Collegiate Institute, incor- 
porated, 25"0 

Canton Institute, incorporated, . . . 705 
Carbondalc College, incorporated, 265 
Fowler Female Institute, incorpo-. 

rated, 353 

Hamilton College, incorporated, . . S89 
Institution of Learning, incorpo- 

porated, 80-7 

Jonesboro College, charter amend: 

ed, S7S 

Knox Manual Labor College, char- 
ter amended, * . 834 

McHenry Institute, incorporated,. 1374 
Mendota College, incorporated,.. . 1398 
Monmouth College, incorporated,. 883 
Northwestern Female College, in- 
corporated, 6 

Rockford Commercial and Mathe- 
matical Institute, incorporated, 511 
Rush Medical College, borrow 

money, •• 350 

Southern Illinois Female College, 

charter amended, 125^4 

Crotty, Jeremiah, authorized to collect 

tolls, 5^9 

Crystal Lake Academy, trustees author- 
ized to sell the same, 1225 

Cumberland county, acts of county 

court legalized, 849 



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INDEX. 



D. 



Danville, part of town plat vacated, . . . 272 
4 ' town incorporation revived 

and amended, 1127 

' ' Coal and Coke Company, in- 
corporated, 775 

Darwin, part of town plat vacated,. . . . 1341 
Dearborn Seminary, Chicago, incorpo- 
rated, 10C7 

Decatur, charter of, repealed and re- 
chartered, 28 

' ' Gas Light and Coke Com- 
pany, incorporated, 1356 

De Soto White Lead Manufacturing 

Company, incorporated, 836 

Diamond Coal Company, incorpora- 
ted, ,;. 508 

Dixon, city of, incorporated, 656 

4 ' Water Commissioners, incorpo- 
rated, 1191 

4 ' Collegiate Institute, at Dixon, 

incorporated, 250 

Drew, Lucilla, name changed, &c.,. • . . 585 
Druids, order of, Adams Grove, No. 2, 

of Quincy, incorporated, 1338 

Dunlcithjtown of, incorporated, 1091 

Du Page, certain records to be tran- 
scribed, 1146 

4 ' Coanty Mutual Insurance 

Company, incorporated, 1001 

County Agricultural and Me- 
chanical Society, incorporated, . 502 

E. 

Eagle Coal Company, incorporated, . . . 826 
' ' Insurance Company, incorpo- 
rated, 930 

East Burlington, town plat vacated, . . . 921 
Edgar county, game law amended,. ... 1123 

Elizabothtown, incorporated, GOO 

Emporium, City, name changed, 86 

11 Ileal Estate and Manufac- 
turing Company, incorporated,. 50 
" Hotel Company, incorpo- 
rated, 824 

Eureka, Fire and Marine Insurance 

Company, incorporated, B91 

4 ' Coal Company, incorporated, 1046 

Evans, David G., authorized to lay out 

a cemetery, 1 1 S9 

Evanston, Seminary, incorporated,. ■• ■ 994 
'' Pier Company, incorporated, 886 
Evangelical Lutheran Synod of North- 
ern Illinois, incorporated, 672 

Ewington, town of, charter amended,.. 811 
4 4 Lodge, No. 149, of Free and 
Accepted Masons, incorporated, 1051 



F. 



PAGK. 



Farmers' Insurance Company, incorpo- 
rated, ". 996 

' ' Savings Loan and Trust Com- 
pany, incorporated. 1386 

Farmington, town of, incorporated,. . . 1223 
Ferries and Ferry Companies — 

Cairo City Ferry Co., established,. 614 

Robert Boyd authorized to con- 
tinue, 1386 

ferry across Mississippi river at 
Alton, 924 

ferry across Mississippi river, Mer- 
cer county, 1021 

ferry across Mississippi river, St. 
Clair county, 1180 

ferry across Mississippi river, Rock 
Island county, 1354 

ferry across Mississippi river at 
Warsaw, 616 

ferry across Mississippi river at 
Fulton city, 1340 

ferry across Mississippi river at 
Moline, 1365 

ferry across Mississippi river at 
Harlow's landing, S02 

ferry across Mississippi liver at 
Dunleith, 463 

ferry across Mississippi river at 
Keokuk, 637 

ferry across Ohio river at Caledo- 
nia, 1334 

ferry across Ohio river at El - 
bethtown, 1383 

ferry across Roek river, Rock 
Island county, 1202 

ferry across Wabash river, Craw- 
ford county,. ... 613 

ferry across Wabash river, Clark 
county, 547 

ferry across Kaskaskia river at 
A.thena, 849 

ferry across Kaskaskia river, by X. 
Pensoneau, .'.. . 1339 

ferry across Kaskaskia river at 
EvansviHe, 546 

ferry across Illinois river at Peoria, 758 

La Salle Bridge and Ferry Co.,. . . 459 

Fieldon, town of, incorporated, 278 

Fines and forfeitures in city of Beards- 

town, 227 

Fish Inspectors Chicago, duties of, &c, 1203 
Fon du Lac Oemetery Association, in- 
corporated, 1167 

Fowler Female Institute, incorporated, 852 
Fonsi Oitj Hotel Company incorpo- 
rated, 450 

Franklin, part of town plat vacated,.. . 713 



INDEX. 



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Franklin county, certain records to be 

transcribed, 26 

Frecport, city charter amended, 465 

' ' Manufacturing Company, in- 
corporated, 347 

Freeporter Saengerbund, incorporated, 1185 
Frocking, Marv Ann, name changed,. . 228 
4 ' Bernard John, " . . 228 
' ' John B., " _ . . 228 
Fulton county authorized to subscribe 
stock in certain railroad com- 
panies, 860 

G. 

Galena, city charter amended, 119 

' ' certain acts of city council le- 
galized, 26 

1 ' Gas Light Co., incorporated,. . 93 

44 Hotel Co., incorporated, 232 

1 ' and Illinois River Railroad Co., 

incorporated. 1400 

1 ' and Rook Island Railroad, in- 
corporated, .... 1210 

* ' Steam Engine and Machinery 
Manufacturing Co., incorpora- 
ted, 1104 

' ' Dunleith and Minnesota Packet 

Co., name changed, &c, 1326 

Galesburg, city of, incorporated, 673 

' ' Home Insurance Co., incor- 
porated, 134S 

' 4 and Muscatine Railroad, in- 
corporated, 1437 

' ' Mutual Fire Insurance Co., 

incorporated, 1132 

Gainsville and Central City, town plats 

of, consolidated, 338 

Gallatin county, act for the relief of, . . 
Game law amended, Edgar county, .... 1123 
Garden City Building Association, in- 
corporated, 434 

Gas Light Company in Aurora, incor- 
porated, 1126 

German, House Association of Chicago, 

incorporated, 503 

' ' Literary Association of Beards- 
town, incorporated, 421 

1 ' Mutual Aid and Gymnastic 

Society, Quincy, incorporated,. . 338 
Golconda Lodge, No 131, Ancient Free 
and Accepted Masons, incorpo- 
rated, 164 

Grand Encampment of Odd Fellows, 

incorporated, 1207 

Grannis, Charlie, name changed, 551 

Great Western Insurance Company, 

incorporated, . 244 

Green, St. Clair, name changed, 22 

Gruetti Society, Chicago, incorporated, 1360 



PAGE. 

H. 

Hamil, Leonidas, name changed, 13f<3 

Hamilton, College, incorporated, 889 

' ' Mill Company, charter amend- 
ed, 633 

Hanna township, Lee county, n ae 

changed, 1208 

Harbor and Canal Improvement Com- 
pany, incorporated, 1341 

Harlow Ferry Company, incorpora- 
ted, . , 302 

Havana, town charter amended; 1404 

Hedding Seminary and Central inoie 

Female College, incorpo ... 313 

Hennepin, part of town plat v. e tted, . . 510 
' ' U. jn Hall, income ntcd, . . 841 

Henry, conn', nabled to 1 cer- 

tain l^vords in idison and 

other "ounties, *17 

4 ' Female Seminary, incorpora- 
ted, 1053 

44 County Mutual Fire Insurance 

Company, incorporated, ........ 1389 

Hill Grove Academy, incorporated,. . . . 880 

Heme Insurance Company, Galesburg, 

incorporated, 1348 

Hotel Company therein named, incor- 
porated, 933 

Holmes county, act in relation to,. . . . 1426 

Houston, town of, name changed, &c.,. 272 

Howell, William R., Joseph M. and 
Da 'del M. made heirs of William 
Brill, 361 

Hubbard, E. EL, subdivision of certain 
tain blocks in school section, in 
Chicago, legalized, 1022 

Hudson, Selenia and Joseph Hargrave, 

act for relief of, 483 

Hutsonville, citv charter repealed,. ... 917 
4 ' Loilge, No. 136, of Masons, 

act for relief of, 1363 

Hyde Park Seminary, incorporated, ... 72 

I. 

Illinois, Association of the New Jeru- 
salem, incorporated, 1011 

4 ' Liberal Institute, to amend 

charter and change name, 798 

1 ' and Mississippi Telegraph Com- 
pany, charter amended, 268 

4 ' Protection Insurance Company, 

incorporated, 1156 

' ' Savings Institution, incorpo- 
rated, 1006 

41 Salt Company, incorporated, . . 1408 

4 4 State Teachers' Institute, name 

changed, . 463 

4 4 Wesleyan University, charter 

amended, 116 



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INDEX. 



FACE. 

Incorporations — 

Abinsdon, city of, 587 

Albany Railroad Bridge Co., 668 

Aledo Collegiate Institute, 1010 

Almira College, Greenville, 582 

Alton Water Works Co., 1351 

Amboy, city of, 1080 

American Bottom Lime, Marble 

and Coal Co., 1209 

Andover Steam Mill Co., 13*71 

Antioch, village of, 1014 

Ashley, town of, 1013 

Aurora, city of, 375 

" Gas Light Co., 1126 

Bath, town of, 626 

Beardstown, Oak woods Cemetery, 918 
' ' Gas Light and Coke 

Co., 934 

' ' German Literary Asso- 
ciation, 421 

Belleville Mutual Fire Insurance 

Co., 1174 

Belleville, Gymnastic Society, .... 301 

1 ' Order of Druids, 366 

" Hotel Co., 1254 

Bel vide re, town of, .... ■ 252 

" Hotel Co., 933 

Big Vermilion Coal Co., , 548 

Blackburn Theological Seminary,. 5S4 

Black Diamond Coal Co., 975 

Bloomington Cemetery Associa- 
tion,..". 1023 

Brighton Hotel and Stock Yard 

Co., 922 

Brimfield, town of, 1297 

Bunker Hill, town of, 1147 

Bushnell College, 1175 

Cairo City, 400 

" «« Hotel Co., 327 

11 " Hydraulic Co., 1183 

' ' Mound City and Metropolis 

Blank Road Co., 1357 

Camp Point, town of, 589 

Canton Institute, 706 

Carbondalc, College, 265 

' ' and Marion Blank 

Road Co., 1310 

Cailinville and Chesterfield Coal 

Mining and Railroad Co., 1310 

Carmi, town of, 804 

Carroll County Coal and Mining 

Co., .* 452 

Cass County Fair Grounds Asso- 
ciation, 1181 

Central City, town of, 798 

Cliii igo University, 100 

Chi: < tannock Cemetery Co., 1199 

Clinton, town of, 1284 

1 ' County Marine, Fire In- 
surance and Hotel Company, ... 1406 

Danville Coal and Coke Co. , 775 

Dearborn Seminary, Chicago 1061 

Decatur, city of, 28 



VAGI. 

Incorporations — 

Decatur Gas Light and Coke Co.,. . 1356 
De Soto White Lead Manufacturing 

Co., 836 

Diamond Coal Co., 508 

Dixon, city of, 656* 

'' Water Commissioners, 1191 

" Collegiate Institute, 250 

Druids, Adams Grove, Quincy, 1338 

' ' Belleville, 366 

Dunleith, town of, 1091 

Du Page County Mutual Insurance 

Co., 1001 

Du Page County Agricultural and 

Mechanical Society, 502 

Eagle, Coal Co., 826 

' ' Insurance Co., 930 

Elizabeth town, town of, 600 

Emporium Real Estate and Manu- 
facturing Co., 60 

Emporium Hotel Co., 824 

Eureka Fire and Marine Insurance 

Co., 597 

Eureka Coal Co., 1046 

Evanston, Seminary, 994 

Pier Co., 8S6 

Evangelical Lutheran Synod of 

Northern Illinois, 672 

Ewington Lodge of Free Masons,. . 1051 

Farmers', Insurance Co., 996 

' ' Savings Loan and Trust 

Co., , 1386 

Farmington, town of, 1223 

Fielding, town of, 278 

Fon du Lac Cemetery Association, 1101 

Fowler Female Institute, 353 

Forest City Hotel Co., 450 

Freeport Manufacturing Co., 347 

Freeporter Sacngerbund, 11S5 

Galena, Gas Light Co., 93 

" Hotel Co., 233 

1 ' and Illinois River Railroad 

Co., 

' ' Steam Engine and Machine- 
ry Manufacturing Co., 1104 

Galesburg, city of, 673 

' ' Mutual Fire Insurance 

Co., 1132 

,l Home Insurance' Co.,. . . 13-18 
Garden City Building Association,. 434 
German House Association of Chi- 
cago, 503 

German Literary Association, 

Beardstown, 421 

German Mutual Aid and Gymnastic 

Socii ty of Quincy, 888 

Golconda Lodge Free Masons, 464 

Grand Encampment Odd Fellows,. . 120? 

Great Western Insurance Co., 844 

Gructti Bociely, Cuicago, 1360 

Hamilton College, S80 

Harbor and Canal Improvement Co., 1341 
Harlow Ferry Co., 302 



INDEX. 



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incorporations — 

Hedding Seminary and Central 

Illinois Female College, 315 

Hennepin Union Hall Co., 841 

Henry, Female Seminary, 1063 

' ' County Mutual Fire In- 
surance Co., 1389 

Hill Grove Aca demy, 880 

Home Insurance Co., Galesburg,.. 1348 

Hyde Park Seminary, 72 

Illinois Association of the New 

Jerusalem, 1011 

Hlinois and Mississippi Telegraph 

Co., 268 

Illinois, Protection Insurance Co, . 1156 

" Savings Institution, 1006 

" Salt Co., 1408 

Institution of Learning, 807 

Jacksonville, citv of, 344 

" Hydraulic Co., 803 

Jersey County Manufacturing Co., 1412 

Joliet Insurance Co., 484 

Jonesboro, city of, 74 

Keithsburg, town ofj 868 

Kewanee, town of, 765 

Lacon Hotel Co., 423 

Lake Michigan and Chicago Canal 

Co., 607 

La Salle Harbor Improvement, 

Manufacturing and Mining Co.,. 782 
La Salle and Peru Gas Light and 

Coke Co., 182 

Lebanon, town of, 1116 

Leroy, town of, 1244 

Lewistown, town of, 1038 

Library Association, Springfield, . 1012 

Lind Universitv, 514 

Little Rock Mining Co., 1331 

Liverpool Coal Mining Co., 1372 

Logan County Agricultural So- 
ciety, 1378 

Madison County Coal Co., 506 

Marengo, town of, 331 

Marshfield Coal Co., 915 

Mascoutah, town of, 236 

McHenry Institute, 1374 

Mendota College or Lutheran Sy- 
nod, 1S9S 

Merchants' Savings, Loan and Trust 

Co., 82 

Monmouth, College, 883 

♦ ' Insurance and Loan 

Co., H98 

Morris, citv of, 1266 

' ' Gas Light and Coke Co., . 105S 

Mound City, city of, 86 

Mount Sterling Marine and Fire 

Insurance Co., 435 

Mt. Morris, town of, 563 

Mt. Vernon Protection Insurance 

Co., :• 11 56 

Murphysboro and Carbondale Rail- 
road* and Coal Mining Co., 178 



PAGS 

Incorporations — 

Naperville, village of, 29" 

New England Society of Quincy,. . . 1065 
New Millford Cemetery Association, 992 

Northern, Coal Co., 330 

" Illinois Coal and Iron Co., 1252 
" ' ' Fire and Marine 

Insurance Co., 458 

Northfield Mutual Fire Insurance 

Co., 82D 

Northwestern, Female College, — . 6 
' ' Mutual Life Insurance 

Co., 1368 

Odd Fellows' Building Association 

of Quincy, 371 

Odd Fellows' Grand and Subordinate 

Encampments, 1207 

Odd Fellows', Ridgely Encampment, 655 

Oquawka, town of, 472 

Oswego and Indiana Plank Road 

Co., 505 

Ottawa, Manufacturing Co., 580 

' ' and Yermiiion Plank and 

Macadamized Rood Co., 669 

Palestine, town of, 1139 

Pana, town of, 851 

People's Express Co., 1362 

Peoria, Hydraulic Co., 426 

' ' Mutual Fire Insurance Co., . 468 
Peoria and Fondu Lac Coal Mining 

Company, 809 

Peoria Starch Manufacturing Com- 
pany, 449 

Peoria Drainage Company, 1409 

Periclesian Society, Eureka, 1032 

Peru and Grand de Tour Plank 

Road Company. 
Pike County Agricultural Society,. 133"? 

Pittsfield Hotel Company, 791 

Polo, town of, ." 1095 

Prairie City Academy, 117 

Presbyterian Theological Seminary 

of the Northwest, 845 

Quincy , Academy 52? 

1 « Druids, Adams' Grove, 1338 

1 ' Gas Light and Coke Com- 
pany, 433 

' ' German Mutual Aid and 

Gymnastic Society, 333 

• • Wood an 1 Coal Company, . 482 
Randolph County Coal, Railroad 

and Manufacturing Company, . . . 754 
Ridgely Encampment, No. 9, Odd 

Fellows. 
Rockford Commercial and Mathe- 
matical Institute, 511 

Rockford Loan Fund Association, . 647 
Rockford Savings and Insurance 

Company, 1384 

Rockford Wesleyan Seminary and 

Institute, 792 

Rock Island Coal and Coke Com- 
pany, . , 1 1 160 



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INDEX. 



Incorporations — 

Rock River Coal Mining Company, 1077 
k River Seminary and Collegi- 
ate Institute, 1136 

Saline and Ohio River Railroad 

.nl Coal Mining Company, L065 

Sangamon Insurance Company,.. 1038, 

Sangamon Mineral Company, 936 

Scottville, town of, 1255 

Shau nee Oil Company, 112 

Southern Coal Company, 300 

Springfield Library Association,. . 1013 
Springfield Wate Works Com- 
pany 1129 

Starved Rock Manufacturing Com- 
pany, 878 

Stevling,city of, 980 

St. Louis and Belleville Manufac- 
turing and Coal Mining Com- 

panv, 1413 

Synod", Evangelic;-! Lutheran, 672 

Tazewell Coun'y Goal Mining Com- 
pany, •* 11"* 

Tiskilwa, town of, 803 

Transportation Company, Upper 

Mississippi, 1366 

Troy, town of, 1 334 

Union County Agricultural and 

Mechanical Society, «. 27 

.in Insurance and Trust Com- 
pany no 

Union Manufacturing Company,.. 977 

University of Chicago, 100 

Vandalia, town of, 811 

Vermilion Coal Mining Company, 999 
Vermont Coal Mining Company, . . 

Virginia Female Seminary, S-13 

Virginia, town of, 1448 

Wabash County Agricultural and 

Mechanical Society, 1103 

Wabash Valley Fire and Marine 

u e ' pany, 616 

v iciation, Chi- 

872 

Washington, tow a of, 858 

i.i i and Coke 

1 i 

l, i ' ' 

1881 

\ • ' 

Wc tern EJnli i Coin- 

\V, Kiiv and Marine 

• • • 

ry Associ 

I 



tutlon ol 
ted, 8u7 



PAGE. 

Insurance companies — 

Addison Farmers' Mutual Insurance 
Company, charter amended,. . . . 1142 

Belleville Mutual Fire Insurance 
Company, incorporated, 1174 

Eagle Insurance Company, incor- 
porated, ' 930 

Eureka tire and Marine Insurance 
Company, incorporated, 597 

Farmers' Insurance Company, in- 
corporated, 996 

Galesbrrg Mutual Fire Insurance 
Company, incorporated, 1132 

Galesburg Home Insurance Com- 
pany, incorporated, 1 318 

Great Western Insurance Com- 
pany, incorporated, 244 

Henry County Mutual Fire Insu- 
rance Company, incorporated,. . 1389 

Illinois Protection Insurance Com- 
pany, incorporated, . . 1 156 

JoHet Insurance Company, inn r- 
I ora bed, 484 

La Salle County Mutual Fire Insu- 
rance Company, charter amend- 
ed V 453 

Monmouth Insurance and Loan 
Company, incorporated, 1198 

Mount Sterling Marine and Fire 
Insurance Company, incorpora- 
ted, " 435 

Mt. Vernon Protection Insurance 
Company, incorporated, 1156 

Northern Illinois Fire and Marine 
[nsnrance Company, incorj 

ted " 

Nortbfreld Mutual Fire Insurance 
Company, incorporated, S20 

Northwestern Mutual Life Insu- 
rance Company, incorporated,. . 1868 

Peoria Mutual Tire Insurance Com- 
pany, Inco -103 

Peoria Marine and Fire Insurance 

Company, charter amended,... 22 
Rookfbrd and Insurance 

Company, incorporated, 1S84 

>n Insurance Company, in- 
corporated 

Onion Insurance and 'i mi I 

po ated, 110 

• and Marino 

■ • pany, lncorpora- 

" 616 

torn i nion fi 

867 

i Marino 

iany, Incorpora- 

I '. Ml 

. i ip 
In, fee B 



ESTDEX. 



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Jacksonville, city of, incorporated, .. . 344 

Jacksonville, charter of, amended,. . . . 1188 

Jacksonville Hydraulic Company, in- 
corporated 803 

JerTeiron, town of, authorized to levy 

a tax, &c, ". 113 

Jersey county, authorized to levy a 

special tax, 765 

Jersey County Manufacturing Company, 

incorporated, 1412 

Jerseyville, charter amended, 587 

Jo Daviess county, board of supervi- 
sors, acts legalized, 26 

Jo Daviess county, act concerning ap- 
pointments of assessors and col- 
lectors repealed, 512 

Johnson, James, name changed, 188 

Joliet, act to reduce and amend city 

charter, 188 

Joliet Insurance Companv, incorpora- 
ted, .* 484 

Joliet, part of a certain street in, vaca- 
ted, 1432 

Jonesboro, College, charter amended, . 875 
4 ' city of, incorporated, 74 

K 

Kane county, authorized to borrow 

money, &c, 938 

1 ' county, towns ai»d cities in, au- 
thorized to borrow money,. . . . 505 

Kankakee and Iroquois Navigation and 
Manufacturing Company, charter 
amended, 1047 

Kansas, town of, named, 713 

Keithsburg, town of, incorporated, . . . 868 

Kendall county, authorized to trans- 
cribe records, 877 

Kendall county, certain towns, &c, 

authorized to borrow money, . . 505 

Kewanee, town of, incorporated, 765 

' ' certain alley in, vacated, . . . 857 

Knight, Jas. A., authorized to build 

bridge, 104 

Knox Manual Labor College, charter 

amended, 834 

Knox and Ogle comities, act in rela- 
tion to paupers in, 1090 

Koerner, act to vacate town of, 1427 

L 

Lacon Hotel Company, incorporated, . 423 
Lake, Michigan and Chicago Canal 

Company, incorporated, 607 

' ' and McHenry Plank Road Com- 
pany, charter amended, 301 

4 * Shore Plank Eoad Company, 

act in relation to, 926 

Lapier and Walnut Grove, name 

changed, *50 

—115 



La Salle, city charter amended, 1336 

La Salle County Mutual Fire Insurance 

Company, charter amended 453 

La Salle Harbor Improvement, Manu- 
facturing and Mining Company, 

incorporated, 782 

La Salle and Peru Gas Light and Coke 

Company, incorporated, 182 

Lawrence county, act to transcribe 

records in, 577 — 1327 

Lebanon, town of, incorporated, 1116 

Lee county, act in relation to swamp 

lands in, 1 346 

Leroy, town of, incorporated, 1244 

Lewistown, town of, incorporated, ... . 1038 
Library Association, Springfield, incor- 
porated, 1012 

Lind University, incorporated, 514 

Little Rock Mining Company, incorpo- 
rated, 1331 

Livingston, town plat of, vacated,. . . . 271 
Liverpool Coal Mining Company, incor- 
porated, 1372 

Lockport Baptist Church, authorized 

to convey real estate, 116 

Logan county, act in relation to court 

house in, 1071 

Logan County Agricultural Society, 

incorporated, 1 378 

Lombard University, name of, &c.,. . . 796 
Lynchburg, plat and survey legalized,. 1169 

M. 

Macomb, city charter amended, 71S 

Macon county, act to transcribe records 

in 1190 

Macoupin county, special tax author- 
ized, 550 

Madison county, act for reiief of cer- 
tain townships in, 1136 

Madison County Coal Company, incor- 
porated, 506 

Mantua, named changed, 272 

Marengo, town of, incorporated 331 

Marion county, authorized to issue 

bonds, &c, 623 

Marshall Academy, name changed, 831 

Marshall Cemetery Association, charter 

amended, 548 

Marshfield Coal Company, incorporated 915 

Mascoutah, town of, incorporated, 236 

Massac county, act for the benefit of, . 312 
Massac county, authorized to make 

turnpike roads, 1069 

McFarland, Jas., authorized to keep 

ferry, 1383 

McHenry county, supervisors' proceed- 
ings legalized, 231 

McHenry Institute, incorporated, 1374 

McLean' and Macon counties, author- 
ized to transcribe records, 1190 

McLeansboro, incorporation legalized, 1837 



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i:\dex. 



• College or Lutheran Synod, 

11 porated, 1 "98 

Merchants 1 Savings, Lean and Trust 

Company, incorporated, 82 

Mi rrill, Asel, restored to citizenship,. . 615 
Mi tropolis city, charter amended, 876 — !'2l 

Middleton, town plat vacated, ( .i2 

Midway, name changed, 71 .*•> 

Moline, town of, charter amended,. . . . 1215 
Moline, town of, authorized to keep a 

ferri 1365 

Moline and Rock River Plank Road 

Company, name changed, 999 

Monmouth College, incorporated, 883 

Monmouth Insurance and Loan Com- 
pany, incorporated, 1198 

Montgomery county court, authorized 

to levy special tax, 25 

Morris, city of, incorporated, 1266 

Morris Gas Light and Coke Company, 

incorporated, 1068 

Mound Oily, incorporated, S6 

Mount Carbon Coal Company, act eon- 
ting 22 

Mount Sterling Marine and Fire Insu- 
rance Company, incorporated,. . 435 
Mt. Auburn, part of town plat vacated, 1377 
Mt. Morris, town of, incorporated,. . . . 563 

Mt. Pulaski, court house donated 1071 

Mt Vernon Protection Insurance Com- 
pany, incorporated, 113G 

Murphysboro and Carbondale Railroad 
and Coal Mining Company, in- 
corporated 778 

Murray, Delia, name changed, &c.,. . , 304 
., William, name changed, 891 

Mutual Fire Insurance Company of 

< lalesburg, incorporated, 1132 

Mynes, Levi, na changed, 018 

N 

Names of certain persons changed,. . . 228 

Naperville, rillage of, incorporated,.. 290 

New AH. any, name changed, fcc , 538 

lii tioo "i truateea of, ex> 

t. nded 1828 

New Bremen, town plat vacated, 82 

Newell, Benjamin, authorized to con- 

■ i canal, 278 

NVw England Society of Qolnoy, incor- 

ted, 1080 

: U tford, Macoupin county, town 

plal vacated, 1244 

iciatlon, In- 
corporated 992 

lem, town of, In Bdwarda coon* 

tj . name changed [242 

. Win., authorizi d to solemnise 

the rites of m trriage L188 

on, Robert, authorised to pur- 

a certain U net of swamp 
'*uU 1170 



tagf. 

North Bloomington, act in relation to. 

Northern Coal Company, im 

Northern Illinois Coal and Iron Com- 
pany, incorporated, 1252 

Northern Illinois Fire and Marine 

ranee Company, incoi por ited, . . , 

Northfield Mutual Fire Insurance I 

pany, incorporated, 

Northwestern Female College, incorpo- 
rated, 6 

Northwestern Mutual Lite Insi 

Company, incorporated, 



Odd Fellows' Building Association of 

Quincy, incorporated S71 

Odd Fellows' Grand and Subordinate 

Encampments, incorporated, .... 1217 

Odd Fellows, Ridgely Encampment, No. 

9, incorporated, 655 

Ogle and Knox counties, act in relation 

to paupers therein, 1 090 

Olney, street in, vacated, 1202 

Oquawka, town of, incorporated 472 

Oswego, town of, jurisdiction of trus- 
tees extended, 1828 

Oswego, alley in, vacated, 28fl 

Oswego and Indiana Plank Road Com- 
pany, organized, 505 

Ottawa Manufacturing Company, incor- 
porated ! 

Ottawa and Vermilion River Plank and 
Macadamized Road Company, 
incorporated, 669 

P. 

Palestine, town of, incorporated, 11*9 

1'ana, town of, incorporate d 

Paris, corporate limits reduced, s-s 

Parker, Michael c, authorised to OOn- 
ltrUOl dam and race " , 

Paupers in Brown county, act in rela- 
tion to '. 

Paupers In Ogle and Knox counties, act 

in relation to 1090 

Pensoneau, N., authorized to establish 
a ici iv and build a bridge I 

Peoples 1 Express Company, Incorpora- 
ted : 

Peoria, oity ohai ter amended 288 

City Bydraullo Company, Inoor- 
ted, ." |28 

" Maiine and Fire Insurance Com- 
pany, charter amended 22 

'• Mutual 1'iie [nsurace Company, 

Incorporated 468 

11 mid ion du Lag <"oal Mining 

Company, Incorporated 809 

' ' Btarofa Manufacturing Company, 

incorporated, 449 



INDEX 



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Peoria, county supervisors authorized 

to build court house and jail, 319 
' ' County Drainage Company, in- 

corpoiated, 1409 

Fericlesian Society, Eureka, incorpora- 
ted, '. 1TJ32 

Peru, city charter, amended, 1240 

Peru and Grand de Tour Plank Road 

Company, incorporated, 513 

Peru, Union county, streets and alleys 

in, vacated, 310 

Pike, act authorizing supervisors to levy 

special tax, 1188 

Pike County Agricultural Society, in- ' 

corporated, 1337 

Pi.tsfield Hotel Company, incorporated, 791 
Pittefield and Florence Piank Road 

Company, act concerning, 587 

Polo, town of, incorporated 1095 

Pontiac, charter of, legalized, 362 

Prairie City Academy, incorporated,. . 117 
Prairie City, county seat established at, 349 
Prairie du Rocher, town plat of, vacated, 619 
Princeton, act to extend corporate 

powers of, 1415 

Princeton, alley in, vacated, 891 

Presbyterian Theological Seminary of 

the Northwest, incorporated,.. S45 
Pulaski, act to prohibit the sale of in- 
toxicating liquors in town of,. . 1078 

Q 

Quincy Academy, incorporated, 527 

Quinev, civ charter reduced and 

amended, 156—1052 

Quincy city, act concerning Woodland 

Cemetery, amended, 91 

Quiucy, Druids, order of, Ad; ms Grove, 

' No. 2, incorporated, 1338 

Quincy Gas Light and Coke Company, 

incorporated 433 

Quincy German Mutual Aid and Gym- 
nastic Society, incorporated,.. 338 

Quincy Odd Fellows' Building Associa- 
tion, incorporated, 371 

Quincy Wood and Coal Company, in- 
corporated, 4S2 

R. 

Railroad- — 

Belleville and Fairfield, charter 
v amended, 430 

Belleville, Red Bud and Murphys- 
boro. incorporated, 493 

Belleville and Murphysboro, char- 
ter amended, 1175 

Belleville and Southern Illinois, 
incorporated, *707 

Belvidere k La Salle, incorporated, 2S2 

Bureau and Fort Wavne, incorpo- 
rated, * ■ 11*W 



Railroads — 

Cainanche. Albany and Mendota, 

construction legalized, 109 

Chicago, Amboy and Upper Mis- 
sissippi, incorporated, 559 

Chicago and Milwaukee, charter 

amended, 464 

Danville and Bloomington, incor- 
porated, 438 

Decatur and Galena, incorpora- 
ted, 927 

Elizabetbtown and Benton, incor- 
porated, 443 

Ehnwood and Mississippi, incor- 
porated, 14S3 

Freeport and Monroe, incorporated 95 

Freeport and Richland Valley, in- 
corporated, 1427 

Freeport and State Line, incorpo- 
rated 761 

Galena and Illinois River, incor- 
porated, 1400 

Galena and Rock Island, incorpo- 
rated, 1210 

Galesburg and Muscatine, incor- 
porated, 1437 

Galesburg and Rock Island, incor- 
porated, 1312 

Gravville and Mattoon, incorpora- 
ted, 26S 

Great Northwestern, incorporated, 274 

Illinois and Central Cross, charter 

amended, 367 

Illinois Southern, incorporated,. . 183 

Illinois and Southern Iowa, incor- 
porated, . . 524 

Illinois River, charter amended,. . 105 

Indiana and Illinois Central, ex- 
tension of, 772 

Jacksonville and Alton, charter 

amended, 2S7 

Jacksonville and Beardstown, in- 
corporated, 1261 

Jacksonville and La Salle, charter 

amended, 838 

Jacksonville and Savanna, charter 

amended, 304 

Jacksonville and Savanna, charter 

amended, 853 

Jo Daviess and Stephenson Cen- 
tral, charter amended, 808 

Joliet and Oswego, incorporated,. 1177 

Jonesboro and Mississippi, charter 

amended, 273 

Kenosha and Rockford, incorpora- 
ted 16 

Macomb, Vermont and Bath, char- 
ter amended, 649 

Madison County, incorporated,. . . 638 

Mcndon Branch, extended and 

charter amended 1 240 

Meredosia Bridge and Railroad 

Ceapany, ia«orporated, 1318 



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INDEX. 



PACK. 

Railroads — 

Michigan and Mississippi, incorpo- 
rated, 323 

Mississippi and Wabash, charter 
amended, 1068 

Mobile and Chicago, incorpora- 
ted, 395 

Murphysboro and Carbondale Rail- 
road and Coal Mining Company, 
incorporated, 778 

Naples and Hannibal Air Line, in- 
corporated, 642 

Nauvoo and Warsaw, charter 
amended, 351 

Northern Cross, charter amended 

and name changed, 373 

Ogle and Carroll County, incorpo- 
rated ' 1230 

Ohio River, Alton and Ronton, 
incorporated, 779 

Ohio River, Alton and llenton, 

charter amended, 1412 

Oquawka and Chicago, incorpora- 
ted, 1162 

Oswego Branch, incorporated, .. . 8''>2 
Ottawa, Oswego and Fox River, 

charter amended, 678 

Paris and Chicago, incorporated, . 488 
Paris, Wabash and Bloomington, 

incorporated, 187 

Pecatonica Valley, incorporated,. 77S 
Peoria and Hannibal, right of way 

granted, 352 

Peoria, Montieello and Paris, 

incorporated, 903 

Petersburg and Springfield, char- 
ter amended 1248 

Petersburg and Waverly, incorpo- 
rated ' 827 

Pike County, incorporated, 624 

Pittafield Central, incorporated,.. L056 
Quincy, Canton and Warsaw, 

Incorporated S 15 

Quincy and Toledo, incorporated, 

to., 229 

Bockibrd and Mississippi, Incor- 
porated, 66 

Rookford ami Rook [aland, (shar- 
ker amended 616 

Ruck bland and Alton, charter 

amended, 

BocktOO and I'm poi t, chai l.-r 

amended r. is 

Saline and uhi,, I i k % . - 1- Railroad 
and Coal Mimic; Company, 
incorporated L066 

Bhawneeton d and Chicago Branob, 
Incorporated, 

Bhawneetowo and Equality, Incor- 
porated 

Bprlugfiold, Keokuk and Warsaw, 
Inoorporated 619 

Springfield and Pana, Incorporated !"'-'> 

BwuUjkiu lllinui*, incorporated,. . 1861 



Railroad — 

St. Louis, Alton and Chicago, 

incorporated, 5 

Terre Haute and York Junction, 

charter amended, 662 

Tolono and Pana, incorporated, . . 455 

Tonica and Petersburg, incorpt 
ted 9 

Tonica and Petersburg, supplemen- 
tal act 1031 

Vincennes and Decatur, incorpo- 
rated, 670 

Vincennes and Jonesboro, incor- 
porated 

Wabash Valley, charter amended, 1155 

Western Air Line, charter amend- 
ed 613 

Randolph county, act to transcribe 

records in, repealed 1070 

Randolph County Coal. Railroad and 
Manufacturing Company, incor- 
porated, 754 

Rapids City, town plat of, vacated.. 

Ray, Win., and others, restored to 

citizenship, 615 

Resolutions — 

Joint resolution furnishing copies 
of laws, journals, ,v.c.. to mem- 
bers and officers Of the legisla- 
ture 1468 

Joint resolution for the appoint- 
ment of committees 1453 

Joint resolution authorizing the 
printing 8000 copies repot I of 
State agricultural BOCIOty, &C,... 1454 
Joint resolution instructing secre- 
tary of state to publish genera] 
laws in Register and Journal, . * 1 1">4 
Joint resolution concerning memo- 
rial of Joseph C. Petri 1455 

Rice, Emma Prances, name ohanged,. 810 
Ridgely Encampment, \". 9, L 0, 

F , incoi porated 

Right of way, ad providing for -7.'> 

Robins, Edgai R., name ohanged 188 

Rockford, alley in, raoated 227 

' ' Commercial and Matliem it- 
ioal Institute, incorpora- 
ted 611 

4 ' I'l'in de Seminary, charter 

amended, LIS 

' ' Hotel Oompan tlio 

relief „f,. . .' 114 

1 ' Loan Fund \ o it ton, 

inoorporated 6 C7 

' ' S.i\ lugs and insurant e Co., 

Incoi porated I 

' ' Weslo.i an Seminary 

Institute, Inoorporated,. 7'.'2 
Rock [aland, alt) oharter reduced,.. * 

' ' ' ' Coal and Cuke Company, 

inoorporated i" ,- 'i 

Rook River Coal Mining Company, 

Kporaiod Iu7t 



INDEX. 



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PAGK. 

Kock River Seminary and Collegiate 

Institute, incorporated, 1136 

Rosemond, town of, stock prohibited 

from running at large therein,. 1066 

Rush Medical College, trustees author- 
ized to make a loan, 350 

S. 

Saline Coal and Manufacturing Com- 
pany, act in relation to, 926 

Saline and Ohio River Railroad and 
Coal Mining Company, incorpo- 
rated, 1055 

Sangamon, records in, to be tran- 
scribed, 614 

Sangamo Insurance Company, incor- 
porated, 1033 

Sangamon Mineral Company, incorpo- 
rated, 936 

Sandwich Aeademy, authorized to con- 
vey real estate, 104 

Schools in Madison county, certain 

townships, act in relation to,. . 1136 
Scottville, town of, incorporated,.... 1255 
Sellers, John, and others, restored to 

citizenship, 615 

Seminaries — 

Blackburn Theological Seminary, 

incorporated, 584 

Charleston Seminary, authorized 

to sell real estate, 7*7*7 

Chicago Theological Seminary, 

charter amended. 
Dearborn Seminary, incorporated, 1067 
Evanston Seminary, ' ' 994 
Bedding Seminary, ' ' 315 
Henry Female Seminary, ' ' 1063 
Hyde Park Seminary, ' ' 72 
Presbyterian Theological Semi- 
nary of the Northwest, incorpo- 
rated, 845 

Rockford Female Seminary, char- 
ter amended, 112 

Rockford Wesleyan Seminary, in- 
corporated, 792 

Rock River Seminary, incorpora- 
ted, 1136 

Virginia Female Seminary, incor- 
porated, 843 

Virginia Seminary, Cumberland 
Presbyterians, charter amended, 1072 
Shawnee Oil Company, incorporated,. 112 
Shawneetown and Equality Plank Road 

Companv, charter amended,. . . 512 
Shawneetown Coal Mining and Manu- 
facturing Company, charter 

amended, 547 

Shelbyville, act of incorporation of, 

amended, &.c, 794 

Shelbyville, streets and alleys in, vaca- 
ted 310 

Smith, Elizabeth, name changed, 228 



PAGE. 

Sneed, James M., act for the relief of, 80 

Southern Coal Company, incorpora- 
ted, 300 

Southern Illinois Female College, 

charter amended, 1254 

Springfield Cemetery Association, 

charter amended, 81 

Springfield, city charter amended,. . . 1229 

Springfield city charter, certain sec- 
tions of, repealed, 105G 

Springfield Library Association, in- 
corporated, 1013 

Springfield Water Works Company, 

incorporated, 1129 

Starved Rock Manufacturing Com- 
pany, incorporated, 878 

Stebbins, Mina, name changed, 23 

Stephenson county, authorized to 

borrow money, 108 

Sterling, city of, incorporated, 980 

St. Cl'ir Turnpike Company, charter 

amended, 752 

St. James' Church, Chicago, trustees 

authorized to borrow money, . . 801 

St. Louis and Belleville Manufactur- 
ing and Coal Mining Company, 
incorporated, 1413 

Stock prohibited from running at 
large in town of Rosemond, 
Christian county, 1066 

Supervisors of Jo Daviess county, acts 

of, legalized, 26 

Swamp lands in Bureau county, act 

concerning, .... 1206 

Swamp lands, drainage of, in Iroquois 

county, 905 

Swamp lands in Lee county, act con- 
cerning, 1346 

Sycamore, alley vacated in town of, . 227 

Synod, Evangelical Lutheran of Nor- 
thern Illinois, incorporated,... 672 

T. 

Talcott, Sylvester, authorized to build 

dam, 1073 

Tazewell County Coal Mining Com- 
pany, incorporated, 1178 

Tiskilwa, town of, incorporated 863 

Towns — 

Altona, name changed, 550 

Antioch, incorporated, 1014 

Ashley, incorporated 1013 

Atlanta, act to correct error,. ... 271 

Bath, incoiporated, 626 

Belvidere, incorporated, 252 

Benton, town plat, vacated, 1364 

Brimfield, incorporated, 1297 

Bunker Hill, incorporated, 1147 

Burlington, East, vacated, 921 

Butler, name changed, 228 

Camp Point, incorporated, 539 

Camargo, nam«d &£& 



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ESDEX 



Towns — 

Carmi, incorporated, 804 

Caryford, vacated, 538 

Clinton, incorporated, 1234 

Danville, incorporation revived, 

&c, 1127 

Danville, part of plat vacated,. . . 272 

Dunleith, incorporated, 1091 

Elizabethtown, incorporated,.... COO 
Ewington, charter amended,. ... 311 

Farmington, incorporated 1223 

Fieldon, incorporated, 277 

Franklin, vacated, 713 

Havana, charter amended, HG5 

Hennepin, part of, vacated, 510 

Houston, name changed, 272 

Jacksonville, charter amended,.. 118S I 
Jersey ville, charter amended,. .. . 587 

Kansas, named, 713 

Keithsburg, incorporated, 863 I 

Kewanee, incorporated, 765 

Koerner, vacated, 1427 

Lapier and Walnut Grove, name 

changed, 550 

Lebanon, incorporated, 1116 

Leroy, incorporated, 1244 

Lewistown, vacated, 1038 

Livingston, vacated, 271 

Lynchburg, plat and survey legal- 
ized, 1169 

Mantua, name changed, 272 

Marengo, incorporated, 331 

Maseoutah, incorporated, 236 

McLeansboro, incorporation legal- 
ized, 1337 

Middleton, vacated, 92 

Midway, name changed, 713 

Moline, charter amended, 1215 

Mt. Aubnra, part of, vacated,. . . . 1377 

Mt. Morris, incorporated, 563 

New Albany, name changed,.... 538 
Newark, trustees' jurisdiction ex- 
tended, 1323 

New Bremen, vacated, 92 

New Hartford, vacated 1214 

New Salem, name changed, 1242 

Oquawka, incorporated, 472 

Oswego, jurisdiction of trustees 

extended, 1328 

Palestine, incorporated, 1139 

Pana, incorporated, 851 

Paris, limits reduced, S8 

Polo, incorporated, 1095 

Pontiac, charter legalized, 362 

Prairie du Rochcr, vacated, 619 

Princeton, corporate powers ex- 
tended, 1415 

Rapids City, vacated, 1336 

Seottville, incorporated, 1255 

Shelbyville, charter amended,... 794 

Tiskilwa, incorporated, 863 

Troy, incorporated, 1334 

Vanlmrensburg, part of, vacated, 850 
VftudaUa, meoiyorated, 611 



PAGE. 

Towns — 

Vermont, incorporated, 531 

Virginia, incorporated, 1443 

Walnut Grove, name changed,. . . 550 

Washburne, named, 272 

Washington, incorporated, 35S 

Waterloo, charter amended,. . . . 319 

West Salem, named, 1242 

Woodstock, charter amended,... 1073 

Woodstock, charter repealed,. . . . 1169 

Transportation Company, Upper Mis- 

sippi, incorporated, 1366 

Troy, town of, incorporated, 1334 

Troy, part of Clay street vacated, . . . 1426 

U. 

Union County Agricultural and Me- 
chanical Society, incorporated, • 27 
Union county court, authorized to 

borrow money, 25 

Union Insurance and Trust Company, 

incorporated, 110 

Union Manufacturing Company, incor- 
porated, T'77 

Universities — 

Illinois Wesleyan University, char- 
ter amended, 116 

Lind University, incorporated,. . . 514 
Lombard University, named,.... 796 
University of Chicago, incorpora- 
ted, T 100 

V. 

Vanburensburg, part of town plat 

vacated, 850 

Vandalia, town of, incorporated,. ... 811 

Vandalia, act concerning streets in, . 1030 
Vermilion Coal Mining Company, 

incorporated, 999 

Vermont, town of, incorporated,. . . . 531 
Virginia Female Seminary,' incorpo- 
rated, 843 

Virginia Seminary of Cumberland 

Presbyterians, charter ^mended, 1072 

Virginia, town of, incorporated 1448 

W. 



1103 



616 



Wabash County Agricultural and Me- 
chanical Society, incorporated, 
Wabash Valley Fire and Marine Insu- 
rance Company, incorporated,. 
Wabash Valley Fire and Marine Insu- 
rance Company, supplemental 

act in relation to, 1242 

Wagonmakers' Association, Chicago, 

incorporated, 372 

Walham, Emily F., name changed,.. 1242 

Walnut Grove, name changed, 550 

Warsaw, city charter amended,. .. . 269 

Washburne, town of, named, 272 

Washington, town oi, incorporated, . **<> 



INDEX. 



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"Water street, Chicago, part of, vaca- 
ted, 95 

Waterloo, charter amended, 319 

Waterloo and Carondelet Turnpike 
Road and Ferry Company, char- 
ter amended, 774 

Waterloo Gas Light and Coke Com- 
pany, incorporated, 1158 

Waterloo Saengerbund, incorporated,. 1307 

Watson, Win., name changed, 228 

Waukegan Academy, incorporated,. . . 1381 
Waukegan, authorized to borrow mo- 
ney and levy tax, 1090 

Wauconda Academy, incorporated,. . . 759 
West Belleville, act concerning licen- 
ses, 264 

West Salem, town of, named, 1242 

Western Union Insurance Company, 

incorporated, 367 

Western Valley Fire and Marine Insu- 
rance Company, incorporated, . 241 
Wheaton, street therein vacated, &c.,. 1241 
Wheaton Cemetery Association, incor- 
porated, 784 



Whitehall, in Greene county, author- 
ized to subscribe stock in A. and 
R. I. railroad, 552 

Whiteside county, towns and cities 

in, authorized to borrow money, 505 

Wiggins Ferry Company, charter 

amended, 1146 

Williamson county, authorized to 

transcribe records, 115 — 1011 

Wilson, John, act for relief of heirs, 

&c, 81 

Wilson, John, act for relief of heirs, 

&c, supplemental act, 1328 

Winchester and Illinois River Plank 

Road Company, act concerning, 587 

Winnebago county, authorized to 

borrow money, 91 

Woodford county, act concerning 

records in, 1333 

Woodland Cemetery, Quincy, act 

concerning, 91 

Woodstock, charter repealed, 1169 

Woodstock, charter amended, 1073 



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