Loami, Illinois

City: Loami

County: Sangamon

State: Illinois

Lat/Long: 39.6667, -89.8333

Originally known as Lick Creek, Loami is a township in Sangamon County. The first settlers arrived in Loami in 1819, and Loami received a U.S. Post Office in 1855.

History of Sangamon County, Illinois (Chicago: Inter-State, 1881), 938; James N. Adams, comp., Illinois Place Names (Springfield: Illinois State Historical Society, 1989), 421.