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Subject: Re: [ILJACKSO] Precinct question
Date: Fri, 27 Jul 2007 17:20:22 +0000

Buncombe School was located just to the west of Makanda. I would guess it was in that area.

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From: "G Hobbs" <>

> I finally have access to IL State Census records. Yea! Anyway, I found a
> relative in the Buncombe precinct of Jackson Co in 1865. I've been doing
> research concerning Jackson Co for year but I've never heard of that
> precinct. Does anyone know where the Buncombe precinct is? It would really
> help me pinpoint this family member who, until I found this listing, I was
> convinced was hovering in a spaceship above Southern IL for twenty years.
> Any help would be great appreciated.
> Gwen Goff Hobbs
> Cooper TX
> Goff & Hobbs Connections
> (Individual websites for my direct lines)
> Goffs and Hobbs & Everything in Between
> (Comprehensive database showing how all the families interconnect)
> Jackson Co families - HOBBS, McLAUGHLIN, BUTLER, Silas P COCHRAN Family,
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