The following are short items of historical interest that I have found about the county. They are as historically accurate as I can make them and I consider them to be works in progress.
Eight Months in Illinois (1842)
Railroad History Items from Kate Keller Bourland
Broughton into Effingham (the untold story)
Old Rifle Range
Old Ewington Road
The Building of Roads
Bridges & Fords
One Room School Locations
Information on the Townships of Effingham County
National Road in Effingham County
Ewington the former county seat of Effingham County Plat.
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