“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
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Historical Markers and War Memorials in Creal Springs, Illinois

Clickable Map of Williamson County, Illinois and Immediately Adjacent Jurisdictions image/svg+xml 2019-10-06 U.S. Census Bureau, Abe.suleiman; Lokal_Profil;; J.J.Prats/dc:title> Williamson County, IL (11) Franklin County, IL (5) Jackson County, IL (49) Johnson County, IL (7) Pope County, IL (6) Saline County, IL (25) Union County, IL (19)  WilliamsonCounty(11) Williamson County (11)  FranklinCounty(5) Franklin County (5)  JacksonCounty(49) Jackson County (49)  JohnsonCounty(7) Johnson County (7)  PopeCounty(6) Pope County (6)  SalineCounty(25) Saline County (25)  UnionCounty(19) Union County (19)
Marion is the county seat for Williamson County
Creal Springs is in Williamson County
      Williamson County (11)  
      Franklin County (5)  
      Jackson County (49)  
      Johnson County (7)  
      Pope County (6)  
      Saline County (25)  
      Union County (19)  
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1 Illinois, Williamson County, Creal Springs — Creal Springs"Home of the Wonder Waters of the World"
Mineral rich spring waters were discovered along the French trail called the “Grand Trace” south of this location around 1720. A trading post called Eau Mineral, later Sulfur Springs, was established there and by 1846, Sulfur Springs . . . Map (db m167457) HM
2 Illinois, Williamson County, Creal Springs — Creal Springs Seminary
Creal Springs Seminary stood 350 feet east southeast of this marker and opened on September 22, 1884. It was built on a five-acre tract purchased from Edward Creal by Gertrude Brown Murrah and her husband, Henry Clay Murrah, in March 1884. The . . . Map (db m167454) HM
3 Illinois, Williamson County, Creal Springs — Revolutionary War Veterans
Two Revolutionary War soldiers are buried in the Northwest corner of this cemetery. John Damron was born in 1757 in Northumberland County, Virginia. He enlisted in the army in 1776, and served in the 9th Virginia Regiment of the Continental Line. In . . . Map (db m167453) HM WM
4 Illinois, Williamson County, Creal Springs — Veterans Memorial
Dedicated to all who served and in memory of those who made the supreme sacrifice Map (db m167383) WM
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Mar. 3, 2024