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Clark County
Illinois

Cemeteries and Memorial Sites of Politicians in Clark County

Index to Locations

  • Marshall Marshall Cemetery
  • Near Marshall Walnut Prairie Cemetery


    Marshall Cemetery
    Marshall, Clark County, Illinois
    Politicians buried here:
      Timothy Roberts Young (1811-1898) — also known as Timothy R. Young — of Clark County, Ill. Born in Dover, Strafford County, N.H., November 19, 1811. Democrat. U.S. Representative from Illinois 3rd District, 1849-51; delegate to Illinois state constitutional convention from Clark County, 1862. Died near Casey, Clark County, Ill., May 12, 1898 (age 86 years, 174 days). Interment at Marshall Cemetery.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
      Justin Harlan (1800-1879) — of Marshall, Clark County, Ill. Born in Warren County, Ohio, December 6, 1800. Served in the U.S. Army during the Black Hawk War; delegate to Illinois state constitutional convention from Clark County, 1847; circuit judge in Illinois, 1848-61. Died in Kentucky, March 12, 1879 (age 78 years, 96 days). Interment at Marshall Cemetery.
      Uriah Manley (d. 1864) — also known as Uri Manley — of Clark County, Ill. Delegate to Illinois state constitutional convention Clark, Edgar and Coles counties, 1847; member of Illinois state senate 9th District, 1849-50. Died in Clark County, Ill., 1864. Interment at Marshall Cemetery.


    Walnut Prairie Cemetery
    Near Marshall, Clark County, Illinois
    Politicians buried here:
      William Beatty Archer (1793-1870) — also known as William B. Archer — of Marshall, Clark County, Ill. Born in Scott County, Ky., January 30, 1793. Member of Illinois state house of representatives, 1825-26; member of Illinois state senate, 1827-35; colonel in the U.S. Army during the Black Hawk War; Whig candidate for Presidential Elector for Illinois, 1832; delegate to Republican National Convention from Illinois, 1856 (Convention Vice-President). Died August 9, 1870 (age 77 years, 191 days). Interment at Walnut Prairie Cemetery.


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