Bourbonais, Illinois

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Bourbonais, Illinois
Former settlement
Bourbonais, Illinois is located in Illinois
Bourbonais, Illinois
Bourbonais, Illinois
Coordinates: 41°20′37″N 89°38′07″W / 41.34361°N 89.63528°W / 41.34361; -89.63528Coordinates: 41°20′37″N 89°38′07″W / 41.34361°N 89.63528°W / 41.34361; -89.63528
Country United States
State Illinois
County Bureau
Elevation 682 ft (208 m)
GNIS feature ID 1822630[1]

Bourbonais is a former settlement in Bureau County, Illinois, United States. Bourbonais was located in Concord Township, along the Burlington railroad line southwest of Wyanet and northeast of Buda. It was platted in 1864.[2] It was named for a man of mixed French and Native American ancestry who had settled in this general area in 1820.

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