Illinois (Fayette County and Surrounding)

Some Descendants of Alexander Rhodes Part IX of Descendants of Isaac Harris By Garda M. Hodgson

Descendants of Alexander Rhodes, Jr. Chapter 1 of Part IX of Descendants of Isaac Harris By Garda M. Hodgson — of particular interest to those descended from Lucinda (Harris) Rhodes Kurtz (b. 1807) m. Alexander Rhodes in 1826 in Humphreys, TN. Illustrates a theory that Alexander Rhodes (abt. 1790) had a seventh eldest son named Alexander Rhodes, Jr (abt. 1806).

They called it treason : an account of renegades, copperheads, guerrillas, bushwackers, and outlaw gangs that terrorized Illinois during the Civil War by Carl L Stanton, 2002 (possible locations to find)

Fayette County Genealogical and Historical Society Facebook Page and Friends of Fayette County Genealogical and Historical Society Group

Family Search: Fayette County, Illinois Genealogy

History of Fayette County, Illinois with Illustrations Descriptive of its Scenery and Biographical Sketches of Some of its Prominent Men and Pioneers. Brink, McDonough & Co., Philadelphia. 1878. (downloadable pdf, accessed Sept 2016)

Harford and Baltimore County, Maryland

Inhabitants of Baltimore County 1763-1774. Henry C. Peden, Jr. Published by Heritage Books Inc. (2009-05-01)

RootsWeb: Baltimore County Hundreds & Boundaries – political subdivisions vs. parishes.


Parish institutions of Maryland : with illustrations from Parish Records. Edward Ingle. Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University. 1883. – Learn about the parish institutions of Maryland. Free from (recommend to read at least first chapter)

Rhodes General

  • Our Back Rhodes – Large family website for Rhodes surname hosted by Carl Rhodes.