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1850 Original Township Map Included with the map is a copy of the report of the commissioners charged
with establishing the townships.  Donated by the Joiner History Room.
1875 County Township Map
(Small Version -100 K)
1875 County Township Map
(Large Version -345 K) allow 1.5 mins.

Source: "Atlas of DeKalb Co. Illinois to which is added an
Atlas of the United States," Warner & Beers Publishers,
Chicago, 1875.

Submitted by: Alice Gless.  <agless@earthlink.net>

County Township Map
(48 K)

Source: Back page of DeKalb County Clerk hand out pamphlet.
Submitted by: Jim Niewold

County Township & Road Map
(498 K) allow about 2 mins.

Source: 1998 advertising map. Detailed county road map. This
map shows townships and sections. It takes some time to draw
the map, but the wait is worth it.   Submitted by: Jim Niewold

County Location Map

Small drawing that shows DeKalb County in relation to Chicago.
DeKalb, Sycamore, Sandwich are about 60 miles west of Chicago.

Somonauk City Map
This is a MapQuest map of village of Somonauk showing the
county line and what parts of the village are in LaSalle county.
Many Somonauk villagers didn't and don't live in DeKalb County.

County Boundary Maps
1790 - Present

These maps show county boundaries at different dates in time.
Counties were formed as early as 1790 but DeKalb County was
not formed till March 4, 1837.

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