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Delafield, Illinois
Country United States
State Illinois
County Hamilton
Elevation
413 ft (126 m)
Time zone UTC-6 (Central (CST))
 • Summer (DST) UTC-5 (CDT)
Area code(s) 618
GNIS feature ID 407101

Delafield is an unincorporated community in Dahlgren Township, Hamilton County, Illinois, United States. Delafield is located on Illinois Route 142, 5.5 miles (8.9 km) northwest of McLeansboro.

History

Delafield was founded in 1872 when the railroad was extended to that point. A post office was established at Delafield in 1872, and remained in operation until 1953.

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