Surnames

An alphabetical list updated March 16, 2012, of surnames being researched by members of the Great River Genealogical Society. There are more than 1000 names. Many (but not all) of these surnames are those of our ancestors in Adams County, Illinois.

Aalbers
Abbott
Adams
Adams
Aday
Adsmus
Affre
Agnew
Agnew
Akers
Aknight
Akright
Alberts
Albsmeyer
Alden
Alexander
Alkire
Allen
Alles
Allphin
Altmir
Altringer
Altrogee
Amen
Ames
Ammerman
Anck
Anderson
Andrews
Andriessen
Anerino
Angle
Anspaughte
Appenbrink
Applega
Arenbrink
Armentrout
Armstrong
Arnold
Arrowsmith
Asbury
Asher
Atkins
Atkinson
Ator/Alter
Attey
Augustine
Austin
Autery
Backalew
Bacon
Badgley
Badley
Baer
Baggett
Baily
Bainter
Baker
Ball
Ballard
Balsar
Balzer
Bangert
Banks
Baqll
Barilett
Barker
Barnard
Barrett
Barry
Bartelt
Bartholemew
Batz
Baugh
Baumann
Baumgartner
Baxa
Baxter
Beacher
Beadsley
Beal
Beardsleg
Beaty
Becher
Becker
Beckley
Beckman
Beckmann
Behrens
Belker
Bell
Belzer
Benner
Bennington
Benson
Berberet
Berger
Berrian
Berrier
Beverly
Bexten
Bickle
Bills
Bishop
Blaesing
Blakeslee
Blansett
Blomer
Bocke
Boesing
Bohlen
Bohlken
Bohn
Bohne
Boileau
Boling
Bolton
Booher
Booker
Borard
Borden
Borland
Bornman
Boss
Bosse
Botsford
Bowen
Bowling
Boyd
Boydston
Brackensick
Bradbury
Bradley
Bradshaw
Brady
Bralhem
Braxmeier
Breker
Brennan
Brewer
Bricker
Briggs
Brill
Brink
Brinker
Brinkman
Brinkmann
Brinks
Bristow
Britt
Brittain
Broady
Broeker
Broeker
Broemmel
Brooks
Brosi/e
Browdie
Brown
Browning
Bruemmer
Bruenger
Bruenler
Bruns
Brunt
Brusburg
Bryant
Bucab
Buckingham
Bucklo
Bucklue
Buckmaster
Budd
Bueter
Buffington
Buhl
Bujold
Bumker
Bumpas
Bunn
Burch
Burk/e
Burks
Burley
Burmeister
Burns
Bush
Buskirk
Buss
Butts
Buttz
Bysche
C/Kahman
Caldwell
Cameron
Camp
Campbell
Cannell
Cannon
Carbaugh
Carenen
Carlisle
Carmack
Caroll
Carpenter
Case
Cashman
Catin
Cave
Cavolt
Cecil
Chandler
Chapman
Charter
Cheistie
Childers
Christner
Cissna
Clacher
Clampitt
Clapper
Clark
Clarks
Clay
Cleeton
Clem
Click
Clifton
Clingingsmith
Close
Cobb
Cockerell
Coe
Coffman
Collier
Collings
Collins
Colter
Conley/nelly
Conner
Conners
Connery
Cook
Cooley
Cooper
Coppock
Cornwell
Cotter
Coull
Cowgill
Coy
Crabby
Crabtree
Cramer
Cramsey
Crane
Crank
Cranston
Crays
Crim
Crimm
Cromwell
Crouch
Crow
Cullen
Culp
Cummings
Cunningham
Curless
Curry
Cypert
Damhorst
Danhaus
Danielmeyer
Daniels
Daugherty
Davidson
Davis
Dawkins
Daws
Dearen
Dearwester
Decker
Dege
Dehart
DeHaven
Dell
Delonjay
DeMoney
DeMoss
Dempsey
Dempsey
Deneen
DeNolf
Denwiddid
Determan
Deters
DeUton
Dewees
Dewitt
Dial
Dickerson
Dickhudt
Dickhut
Dickson
Diegel
Diehl
Dieker
Dienst
Dilger
Dingerson
Dittme
Dix
Dixon
Dodds
Doerle
Doman
Dooley
Doop
Doran
Dorle
Doty
Dover
Dromey
Duesdieker
Duesterhaus
Duff
Duffy
Duggin
Duker
Dumford
Duncan
Dunham
Durbin
Duvall
Eanspaugh
East
Eaton
Echternkamp
Edmons
Edwards
Eggerson
Eggert
Ehrhardt
Eilers
Eldridge
Ellerbrock
Ellerman
Ellers
Elligsen
Elliott
Ellis
Ellsworth
Ellwood
Elmore
Elston
Elsworth
Engart
Engle
Epps
Erdman
Ertel
Ertle
Esslinger
Esterley
Ettleman
Evans
Evatt
Everson
Falkinburg
Faris
Farr
Fehlberg
Ferguson
Fessler
Fielder
Finch
Finck
Finke
Fitton
Flaiz
Fleer
Fleming
Flick
Flinn
Fork
Forrest
Forsyth/e
Foster
Fox
Frageman
Frame
Franzen
Frazell
Freguson
Freiburg
Frerichs
Frese
Frey
Friedline
Fries
Frike
Fritzgerald
Frueling
Fryer
Fuchs
Fugates
Fugatt
Fuller
Futterer
Gabel
Galloway
Gardner
Garnett
Garrelts
Gasser
Gebhardt
Geise
Genenbacher
Gentry
Gerdes
Gerrish
Gibson
Gill
Gillespie
Gilliland
Glas
Glass
Gnuse
Goerke
Goessling
Golden
Gooding
Goodnight
Goodwin
Gorey
Gorman
Grady
Graham
Granger
Grave
Green
Greenleaf
Greenlee
Greennlee
Griffen
Gronnert
Groshong
Grover
Grubb
Gruber
Gudgel
Gueller
Guenther
Gueter
Gunseth
Gurber
Guseman
Guth
Gwinn
Hager
Hagerbaumer
Haines
Hainline
Hale
Hall
Hallerman
Ham
Hanke
Hansbrough
Harden
Harding
Harkness
Harold
Harrington
Harris
Harrison
Hart
Hartman
Hartshorn
Haskins
Haubrock
Hauer
Hauter
Haworth
Hawovth
Haxel
Hazen
Hazlett
Head
Heape
Heberline/g
Heck
Heckenkamp
Heckrodt
Hedrick
Hefner
Heim
Heinecke
Heintz
Heisler
Heitholt
Heitland
Helfrich
Hemphill
Hendricks
Hendricksen
Herr
Hess
Hessling
Hickerson
Hickman
Hightsman
Hilbing
Hildebrand
Himmelmann
Hinchman
Hinshaw
Hobbs
Hochgraefe
Hodges
Hoeddinghaus
Hoener
Hoffman
Holford
Holkamp
Hollander
Hollowbush
Holmes
Holtkamp
Homan
Honeyman
Hooten
Horbelt
Hornaday
Hornecker
Hoskins
Hough
Howard
Howe
Howell
Howes
Huber
HuberHubert
Hubinger
Hudson
Hufendick
Huffer
Huffman
Hughes
Huls
Hulse
Hultgren
Humbert
Humble
Humiston
Hummel
Hummert
Hungerford
Hunneman
Hunsaker
Hunter
Iler
Illert
Indorf
Ingersoll
Inman
Isaac
Isinberg
Ives
Jackson
James
James
Jansen
Jansmann
Jaobsen
Jarchow
Jenkins
Jennings
Jockish
Johnson
Johson
Jolidon
Jones
Jump
Justus
Kabrick
Kaiser
Kalmer
Kaltenbach
Kampp
Kansteiner
Kanstiner
Karmuth
Kattelmen
Kattenbach
Katzell
KeckKeil
Keithley
Keller
Kelley
Kelly
Kenpleck
Keoth
Kerksiek
Kerr
Kibler
Kidson
Kincaid
Kincheloe
Kinman
Kinney
Kirkendall
Kirpatrick
Kistner
Klatte
Klein
Klocke
Kluth
Knapp
Knoeder
Koch
Koehler
Koeman
Koeppe
Koethe
Koetters
Kohl
Kopsicker
Korte
Kraft
Krigbaum
Kroner
Krosch
Kruse
Kuhn
Kuntz
Kurfman
Laacke
Lad
Laffey
Lake
Lamphear
Landcraft
Landon
Landrum
Landweher
Lanton
Larson
Lauth
Layhew
Learch
Lee
Leeds
Lemon
Lentz
Leonard
Lepper
Lerry
Leu
Lewis
Lewton
Lichtenhaler
Liebig
Lier
Lierle
Liese
Likes
Limbaugh
Lindenmoyer
Lippincott
Livingston
Lockwood
London
Long
Longcor
Longer
Lonneman
Lonnzman
Lott
Lotz
Louis
Luchow
Luecken
Lumijarvi
Lunt
Lutenberg
Lutz
Lynch
Maas
Mahoney
Malone
Mann
Mannell
March
Markle
Markword
Marquis
Marrow
Martin
Mason
Mass
Mast
Masters
Mathews
Matson
Matthews
Maupin
Mayhall
McAfee
McAuley
McAvoy
McCaffrey
McCallister
McCants
McCarl
McCleary
McClelland
McClintick
McCloud
McClure
McConnell
McCoy
McDaniel
McFarland
McKellips
McLead
McMarlin
McMurray
McNay
McNeall
McNutt
McRae
Meats
Meinen
Meints
Meise
Meissen
Menne
Mercer
Merrit
Mers
Metzger
Meyer
Middendorf
Miller
Minor
Minshall
Mitchell
Mixer
Mock
Moecker
Moehrstedt
Moenning
Mohr
Montag
Moon
Mooney
Moore
Moran
Moreheade
Morley
Morris
Morrow
Moses
Moshage
Mott
Muegge
Mueller
Muesholt
Muffley
Muller
Mund
Musgrave
Mutz
Myers
Nagel
Nations
Neff
Neff
Nelson
Nesta
Neuman
Nichols
Niebuhr
Niederbeckman
Niehaus
Niekamp
Nieste/Neasta
Nordmeyer
Norton
Nutt
O'Deay
Odell
Odham
Oenning
Offenberger
Ogle
Ohnemus
Olps
Omer
Orr
Orrey
Ortman
Osborne
Otte
Otten
Ottowa
Owen
Owry
Oyner
Pabst
Padgett
Page
Pancok
Parrcik/Parrack
Parrish
Pate
Peacock
Pearce
Peavler
Peek
Peine
Pence
Pennartz
Penrose
Pepple
Peters
Pevehouse
Pfabe
Pfanschnidt
Pfirmann
Pflug
Phillips
Piskacek
Platt
Plugh
Points
Politsch
Pollman
Pollock
Polonus
Poppe
Pothast
Potter
Prevost
Price
Priessman
Proudfoot
Pruitzer
Pryor
Pursley
Purtkitt
Queen
Quincy
Quinn
Rahman
Rainkin
Ramhorst
Ramsey
Randell
Rankin
Rash
Raypholtz
Reardon
Reed
Reeder
Rehn
Reis
Res
Reynolds
Rhoades
Rhode
Rhodes
Rhrhardt
Richardson
Riker
Riley
Ringier
Riodan
Ripple
Rittenhouse
Riutzel
Roberson
Roberts
Robertson
Robin
Roe
Rogers
Rommel
Roschlaub
Rose
Rosendale
Ross
Rosswog
Roudebush
Rowland
Rowseyn
Royalty
Rudd
Runnels
Russell
Sanders
Sanderson
Sanger
Sapp
Schaale
Schachtsier
Schaefer
Schaetzle
Schapp
Scharnhorst
Scheeberger
Scheinder
Schemming
Schepers
Scheuring
Schieferdecker
Schinke
Schmedling
Schmidt
Schmitt
Schneideer
Schnell
Schnellbacher
Schnelle
Schoenbein
Schoenkease
Schonhoff
Schreacke
Schreider
Schricke
Schroder
Schroeder
Schroer
Schruder
Schultz
Schutte
Schwantz
Scott
Sears
Seaton
Seeley
Seibel
Selby
Selves
Senn
Serring
Seward
Shannon
Sharp
Shashek
Shawley
Shelby
Shilds
Shires
Shoaff
Shrader
Shuring
Shurtleff
Sickman
Sidener
Siebrasse
Sigrist
Simon
Sipponen
Sisson
Six
Skean
Skiles
Sliney
Smith
Smyer
Snellings
Soehern
Sollars
Sommer
Spangler
Sparks
Sparrow
Specht
Speckhart
Speckmann
Spicer
Spiepel
Spilker
Spitzfaden
Spray
Srrowsmith
Stach
Stallman
Stark
Starmann
Stauffer
Steel
Steenberg
Steinbaker
Steinkamp
Steinpas
Stern
Stevens
Stewart
Stewwart
Stiefel
Stieffel
Stillwell
Stockhecke
Stolte
Stoner
Storck
Stout
Straley
Strauss
Streckle
Strehle
Stroder
Strother
Strub
Struck
Struve
Stuberg
Stucker
Stuehmeier
Stweart
Sude
Summers
Surlage
Swahorn
Swigert
Switzer
Sylvester
Szarka
Tansmann
Tarr
Tate
Taylor
Tenk
Terwische
Tewelp
Thayer
Theiman
Thein
Theis
Thomas
Thompson
Thornhill
Throckmorton
Thurman
Thurwachter
Tieman
Tilly
Timothy
Timple
Todd
Tolley
Toohey
Tower
Townsend
Tracy
Triplett
Trogdon
Trootwine
Trussell
Tuebber
Turner
Uebner
Ufkes
Ummethun
Upton
Vahle
Van
Vanbuskirk
Vance
Vancil
Varner
Varrett
Veal
Veile
Vennes
Venvertloh
Vering
Vincke
Vogel
Vollintine
Vonderhaar
Voth
Wachlin
Wade
Waechter
Wagar
Waggoner
Wagner
Walbring
Walcott
Walk
Walkenhorst
Walker
Wallace
Wallis
Walsh
Walter
Wand
Wardwell
Warmker
Warnock
Warren
Waterman
Watkins
Watson
Watt
Wear
Webb
Webel
Webster
Weerts
Wegs
Weidenhammer
Weilman
Weiman
Weisenberger
Weisenborn
Weismann
Weister
Welch
Welcome
Wellbaum
Wellenwriter
Wellman
Wells
Weltin
Wenneker
Werneth
West
Wheeler
Whitaker
White
Whitefield
Whitelaw
Wiemer
Wieseman
Wietholder
Wigle
Wilcox
Wilkinson
Willamson
Wille
Willer
Willerd
Williams
Wilmsmeyer
Wilson
Wing
Winkeljohn
Winking
Winklehake
Wisehart
Wisely
Wiskirchen
Wismann
Wolf
Wolfe
Wolfmeyer
Wollbrink
Worman
Wuestenberg
Wunderlich
Wynick
Xander
Yearly
Yochumsen
York
Young
Younge
Zanger
Zenge
Zimmerman
Zoph
Zumwalt