October 8 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pmFree
Tim Butler, 87th district Illinois State Representative, will discuss his connection with the Isaac Perkins family. Isaac settled in Sand Prairie Township, Section 1 in 1824. He served as the first recorder of Tazewell County. Isaac volunteered as a Private in the Black Hawk War of 1832, where he served in the 5th Illinois Regiment Brigade of Mounted Volunteers under the command of Major Isaac Stillman and Major David Bailey. Isaac died at the Battle of Stillman’s Run on 14 May 1832.
Business meeting will follow.