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Our November 2019 Newsletter is here, along with some new “Memories of Kirkland.” November 2019 Newsletter
Our September 2019 newsletter is here. Come take a look! September 2019 Newsletter
Our April 2019 newsletter has arrived. Happy Easter! April 2019 Newsletter
Our November newsletter has arrived, along with some Memories of Kirkland! Newsletter November 2017 Memories of Kirkland
Our summer 2016 newsletter is here! Check it out! If you are interested in the Golf Outing, please download the golf outing form to fill out and return to KHS. Newsletter June 2016 Golf Outing Form 2016
William T. Kirk (1815-1900) was a pioneer settler of Franklin Township. In 1837, the town of Kirkland was named after William and his family. He and his wife, Louisa, raised 9 children in Kirkland. He owned over 1500 acres and gave the right of way through the town for the Milwaukee Railroad.
The Kirkland Historical Society is always looking for memorabilia from Kirkland Illinois’ history. Please consider donating artifacts for our future generations! Please use our Contact Form if you have any questions or concerns.