The Troutfetters and Trolretters Were Neighbors

As mentioned in an earlier post, I purchased a reprint of the 1859 Hancock County, Illinois landowners’ atlas on Ebay. The image from this post is from section 3 in Rocky Run Township, located in the southwestern portion of Hancock County. It’s where John George and Sophia Elizabeth Trautvetter, along with their children, settled in the […]