Versailles, Illinois (Woodford)

City: Versailles

County: Woodford

State: Illinois

Lat/Long: 40.6757, -89.2300

Founded in the 1830s, Versailles was part of McLean County until the creation of Woodford County in 1841. It served as the county seat of Woodford County from 1841 to 1843, when voters selected Hanover as the county seat.

The Past and Present of Woodford County, Illinois (Chicago: William Le Baron Jr., 1878), 238, 243-44.