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Pontiac in Livingston County, Illinois — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
 

Civil War Memorial - Livingston County Illinois

 
 
Civil War Memorial - Livingston County Illinois Marker image. Click for full size.
By Al Wolf, April 10, 2010
1. Civil War Memorial - Livingston County Illinois Marker
(Click on any of these photos to see details.)
Inscription.  
In Memory of All
Soldiers and Sailors
of Livingston County

 
Erected 1902.
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: War, US Civil.
 
Location. 40° 52.813′ N, 88° 37.729′ W. Marker is in Pontiac, Illinois, in Livingston County. Marker is at the intersection of Madison Street and North Main Street, on the left when traveling west on Madison Street. The marker is located on the North/East lawn of the Livingston County Courthouse in Pontiac, Illinois. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Pontiac IL 61764, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Livingston County War Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Pontiac (within shouting distance of this marker); Desert Storm - War Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Pontiac, Illinois (within shouting distance of this marker); County Seat Almost Moved (within shouting distance of this marker); Historic Route 66 Illinois (within shouting
Full View - - Civil War Memorial - Livingston County Illinois Marker image. Click for full size.
By Al Wolf, April 10, 2010
2. Full View - - Civil War Memorial - Livingston County Illinois Marker
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distance of this marker); The Bob Waldmire Road Yacht (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Original Washington Street Route 66 Bricks (about 300 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Pontiac.
 
Also see . . .  Albert D. J. Cashier / Jennie Hodgers::. Courtesy of Will T.V. "Prairie Fire" television, here is the story of a "Woman" who served as a "Infantry-Man" during the Civil War in Company G - 95th Illinois Infantry. (Submitted on April 13, 2010, by Al Wolf of Veedersburg, Indiana.) 
 
Left View - - Civil War Memorial - Livingston County Illinois Marker image. Click for full size.
By Al Wolf, April 10, 2010
3. Left View - - Civil War Memorial - Livingston County Illinois Marker
Right View - - Civil War Memorial - Livingston County Illinois Marker image. Click for full size.
By Al Wolf, April 10, 2010
4. Right View - - Civil War Memorial - Livingston County Illinois Marker
Obverse View - - Civil War Memorial - Livingston County Illinois Marker image. Click for full size.
By Al Wolf, April 10, 2010
5. Obverse View - - Civil War Memorial - Livingston County Illinois Marker
Left View - - Top Statue image. Click for full size.
By Al Wolf, April 10, 2010
6. Left View - - Top Statue
Right View - - Top Statue image. Click for full size.
By Al Wolf, April 10, 2010
7. Right View - - Top Statue
Obverse Left View - - Top Statue image. Click for full size.
By Al Wolf, April 10, 2010
8. Obverse Left View - - Top Statue
Obverse Right View - - Top Statue image. Click for full size.
By Al Wolf, April 10, 2010
9. Obverse Right View - - Top Statue
Civil War Memorial & Livingston County Courthouse - Pontiac, Illinois image. Click for full size.
By Al Wolf, April 10, 2010
10. Civil War Memorial & Livingston County Courthouse - Pontiac, Illinois
East Side - - Livingston County Courthouse - Pontiac, Illinois image. Click for full size.
By Al Wolf, April 10, 2010
11. East Side - - Livingston County Courthouse - Pontiac, Illinois
South/East Corner - - Livingston County Courthouse image. Click for full size.
By Al Wolf, April 10, 2010
12. South/East Corner - - Livingston County Courthouse
Gravestone - - Albert D. J. Cashier image. Click for full size.
By Al Wolf, April 10, 2010
13. Gravestone - - Albert D. J. Cashier
Inscription reads: "Albert D J Cashier Co G 95 Ill Inf 1843 - 1915" Grave site located in 'Sunny Slope' Cemetery (East drive-way) at Saunemin, which is about twelve (12) miles East of Pontiac in Livingston County.
Albert D. J. Cashier - Born - Jennie Hodgers image. Click for full size.
By Al Wolf, April 10, 2010
14. Albert D. J. Cashier - Born - Jennie Hodgers
(Click photo to see second gravemarker.) It reads: "Albert D. J. Cashier Co G 95 Ill. Inf. Civil War BORN Jennie Hodgers in Clogher Head, Ireland 1843 - - 1915" (This second gravemarker was bought and erected by the Citizens of Saunemin to honor Jennie Hodgers but know as Albert D. J. Cashier.)
Albert D. J. Cashier - - Historic Home image. Click for full size.
By Al Wolf, April 10, 2010
15. Albert D. J. Cashier - - Historic Home
Located in Saunemin on the North/West corner of Maple Avenue and Center Street. It is being restored to honor Jennie Hodgers - a hero of Saunemin. ""Thanks Jennie ! !""
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on April 13, 2010, by Al Wolf of Veedersburg, Indiana. This page has been viewed 1,911 times since then and 4 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15. submitted on April 13, 2010, by Al Wolf of Veedersburg, Indiana. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.

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