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Shadrach Bond
Birth: Nov. 24, 1773
Frederick
Frederick County
Maryland, USA
Death: Apr. 12, 1832
Kaskaskia
Randolph County
Illinois, USA

U.S. Congressman, Illinois Governor. Raised as a farmer, he was elected to the Indiana Territorial Council, (1805-08). When Illinois Territory was formed he was elected a Independent Delegate to Congress, serving (1812-13). He also served as receiver of public moneys in the general land office at Kaskaskia, Illinois, serving (1814-18). Upon the admission of Illinois as a State into the Union, he was elected as a Democrat-Republican the first Governor of Illinois, serving (l818-22). After leaving office, he was appointed register of the land office for the district of Kaskaskia and served until his death from pneumonia at age 58. (bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith) 
 
Family links: 
 Spouse:
  Achsah Gorsuch Bond (1786 - 1844)*
 
 Children:
  Mary Achsah Bond Holmes (1819 - 1878)*
  Isabella F. Bond Craig (1824 - 1860)*
  Benjamin Nicodemus Bond (1826 - 1911)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Evergreen Cemetery
Chester
Randolph County
Illinois, USA
 
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Originally Created by: Garver Graver
Record added: Aug 06, 2002
Find A Grave Memorial# 6664795
Shadrach Bond
Added by: John "J-Cat" Griffith
 
Shadrach Bond
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Shadrach Bond
Added by: Lucy Higgins
 
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- Paulette W.
 Added: Aug. 31, 2016
Thank you for all you did for the state of Illinois. You were one of my ancestors.
- Eva Farina
 Added: Jul. 5, 2016

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