Tag Archives: Livingston County

A Coal Miner’s Great Granddaughter

This is the 110th anniversary of a series of Cardiff Mine explosions in Cardiff, Illinois. I first learned about the explosions when I was researching my grandfather’s birth location. He was born January 26, 1902, in Cardiff, Livingston County, Illinois. … Continue reading

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Wedding Wednesday – Margaret Lloyd and William Morgan, 1890

Today is ‘Wedding Wednesday’, so today I am commemorating the wedding of William Morgan and Margaret Lloyd. On July 20, 1890, William Morgan married Margaret Lloyd in Morris, Grundy County, Illinois.  William was 22 and Margaret was 16.  She needed … Continue reading

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