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Chandlerville in Cass County, Illinois — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
 

Chandlerville

 
 
Chandlerville Marker image. Click for full size.
By Larry Senalik, August 12, 2012
1. Chandlerville Marker
Inscription. Founded 1832 by Dr. Charles Chandler of Rhode Island.
 
Erected 1966 by Chandlerville Improvement Council and the Illinois State Historical Society.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Illinois State Historical Society marker series.
 
Location. 40° 3.04′ N, 90° 8.698′ W. Marker is in Chandlerville, Illinois, in Cass County. Marker is at the intersection of Lincoln Avenue (County Road 12) and Bluff Street, on the left when traveling north on Lincoln Avenue. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Chandlerville IL 62627, United States of America.
 
Also see . . .  Historical Sketches - Dr. Charles Chandler. (Submitted on August 14, 2012, by Larry Senalik of Pleasant Plains, Illinois.)
 
Categories. Settlements & Settlers
 
Carl Beane Chandler Cenotaph image. Click for full size.
By Larry Senalik, June 12, 2011
2. Carl Beane Chandler Cenotaph
This spot was beloved by Carl Beane Chandler because it was here that his grandfather, Doctor Charles Chandler stood in April of 1832 when he chose the Sangamon valley for his home and for the site of the town of Chandlerville which he founded.
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Larry Senalik of Pleasant Plains, Illinois. This page has been viewed 319 times since then and 17 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by Larry Senalik of Pleasant Plains, Illinois. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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