William Pittman
Morgan County IL


Submitted by Arleta Howe



This photo of one of my g+grandfather's, that has Morgan County connections.

William Pittman purchased land from the Federal Government in 1830:
"Purchaser: Pitman, William. Record ID: 103853. Date: 10/08/1830.
Acres: 80. Price: $1.25. Type of sale: Federal sale (FD). County: 86,
Scott Co., IL. Section: 14. Section Part: E2NW. Township:
15N. Range: 12W. Meridian 3. Purchaser Residence: 69, Morgan Co., IL.
Arch. Vol. No: 068. Vol. Page No.: 082. Cash warrant code: (blank). Record corrected: 0."

When I visited the land, it is located in the part of Morgan County that later became Scott Co., IL.







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