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| width="50%" valign="middle" colspan="3" style="height: 40px" | <center>Illinois State Archives</center>  
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| width="50%" valign="middle" colspan="3" style="height: 40px" |<center><span style="font-family:ProximaNova; font-size:20px; color:#4d4d4a;">'''General''' </span>  <span style="width:300px; font-family:ProximaNova; font-size:14px; ">(covers many topics)</span></center>  
*[http://www.ilsos.gov/isa/globalsrch.jsp Global Database Search] (Free)
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*[http://www.ilsos.gov/isa/globalsrch.jsp Global Database Search] Illinois State Archives (Free)
<center>'''[[Illinois Vital Records|Vital Records]]'''</center><center><span style="color: #cc9999">'''''Births'''''</span></center>  
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<center><span style="font-family:ProximaNova; font-size:20px; color:#4d4d4a;">'''Vital Records''' </span> <span style="width:300px; font-family:ProximaNova; font-size:14px; color:#0044cc;">[[Illinois Vital Records|Learn More]]</span></center>
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<center><span style="color: #cc9999">'''''Births'''''</span></center>  
 
*{{RecordSearch|1676968|Illinois, Births and Christenings, 1824-1940}} Index only  
 
*{{RecordSearch|1676968|Illinois, Births and Christenings, 1824-1940}} Index only  
 
*[https://familysearch.org/search/collection/1463129 Cook County Birth Registers, 1871-1915]  
 
*[https://familysearch.org/search/collection/1463129 Cook County Birth Registers, 1871-1915]  
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*{{RecordSearch|1202535|United States Social Security Death Index}}
 
*{{RecordSearch|1202535|United States Social Security Death Index}}
  
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<center><span style="font-family:ProximaNova; font-size:20px; color:#4d4d4a;">'''Biography''' </span> <span style="width:300px; font-family:ProximaNova; font-size:14px; color:#0044cc;">[[Illinois Biography|Learn More]]</span></center>
<center>'''[[Illinois Biography|Biography]]'''</center>  
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*[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~ilbiog/ Illinois Biography Project]
 
*[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~ilbiog/ Illinois Biography Project]
<center>'''[[Illinois Cemeteries|Cemetery Records]]'''</center>  
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<center><span style="font-family:ProximaNova; font-size:20px; color:#4d4d4a;">'''Cemetery Records''' </span> <span style="width:300px; font-family:ProximaNova; font-size:14px; color:#0044cc;">[[Illinois Cemeteries|Learn More]]</span></center>
 
*{{RecordSearch|2043817|Illinois, Cemetery Transcriptions, 1853-2009}}  
 
*{{RecordSearch|2043817|Illinois, Cemetery Transcriptions, 1853-2009}}  
 
*[http://usgwtombstones.org/illinois/illinois.html ILGenWeb Tombstone Transcription Project]  
 
*[http://usgwtombstones.org/illinois/illinois.html ILGenWeb Tombstone Transcription Project]  
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*[http://illinoisancestors.org/cemphotos/main.php Illinois Ancestors Tombstone Project]  
 
*[http://illinoisancestors.org/cemphotos/main.php Illinois Ancestors Tombstone Project]  
 
*[http://usgwtombstones.org/illinois/illinois.html USGenWeb Illinois Tombstone Transcription Project]
 
*[http://usgwtombstones.org/illinois/illinois.html USGenWeb Illinois Tombstone Transcription Project]
<center>'''[[Illinois Census|Census]]'''</center>  
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<center><span style="font-family:ProximaNova; font-size:20px; color:#4d4d4a;">'''Census''' </span> <span style="width:300px; font-family:ProximaNova; font-size:14px; color:#0044cc;">[[Illinois Census|Learn More]]</span></center>
 
*[http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=1079 Illinois, State Census Collection, 1825-1865] Index and images ($)  
 
*[http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=1079 Illinois, State Census Collection, 1825-1865] Index and images ($)  
 
*{{RecordSearch|1803969|Illinois, State Census, 1855}} Index only  
 
*{{RecordSearch|1803969|Illinois, State Census, 1855}} Index only  
 
*{{RecordSearch|1803971|Illinois, State Census, 1865}} Index and Images
 
*{{RecordSearch|1803971|Illinois, State Census, 1865}} Index and Images
<center>'''[[Illinois Ethnic, Political, or Religious Groups|Ethnic, Political or Religious Groups]]'''</center>  
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<center><span style="font-family:ProximaNova; font-size:20px; color:#4d4d4a;">'''Ethnic, Political or Religious Groups''' </span> <span style="width:300px; font-family:ProximaNova; font-size:14px; color:#0044cc;">[[Illinois Ethnic, Political, or Religious Groups|Learn More]]</span></center>
 
*[http://cyberdriveillinois.com/departments/archives/databases/servant.html Illinois State Archives Servitude and Emancipation Records, (1722-1863)]
 
*[http://cyberdriveillinois.com/departments/archives/databases/servant.html Illinois State Archives Servitude and Emancipation Records, (1722-1863)]
<center>'''[[Illinois History|History]]'''</center>  
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<center><span style="font-family:ProximaNova; font-size:20px; color:#4d4d4a;">'''History''' </span> <span style="width:300px; font-family:ProximaNova; font-size:14px; color:#0044cc;">[[Illinois History|Learn More]]</span></center>
 
*[http://exhibits.museum.state.il.us/exhibits/athome/index.html At Home in the Heartland Online]  
 
*[http://exhibits.museum.state.il.us/exhibits/athome/index.html At Home in the Heartland Online]  
 
*[https://www.familysearch.org/learn/wiki/en/Historical_Encyclopedia_of_Illinois Historical Encyclopedia of Illinois]
 
*[https://www.familysearch.org/learn/wiki/en/Historical_Encyclopedia_of_Illinois Historical Encyclopedia of Illinois]
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*[http://www.mapofus.org/illinois/ Interactive Map of Illinois County Formation History] at MapofUS.org (Free)  
 
*[http://www.mapofus.org/illinois/ Interactive Map of Illinois County Formation History] at MapofUS.org (Free)  
 
*[http://maps.ilgw.org/ Illinois County Boundaries, 1790-present] at ILGW.org (Free)
 
*[http://maps.ilgw.org/ Illinois County Boundaries, 1790-present] at ILGW.org (Free)
<center>'''[[Illinois Land and Property|Land Records]]'''</center>  
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<center><span style="font-family:ProximaNova; font-size:20px; color:#4d4d4a;">'''Land Records''' </span> <span style="width:300px; font-family:ProximaNova; font-size:14px; color:#0044cc;">[[Illinois Land Records|Learn More]]</span></center>
 
*[http://cyberdriveillinois.com/departments/archives/databases/data_lan.html Illinois State Archives Public Domain Land Tract Sales]  
 
*[http://cyberdriveillinois.com/departments/archives/databases/data_lan.html Illinois State Archives Public Domain Land Tract Sales]  
 
*[http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=3780 Illinois, Public Land Purchase Records, 1800-1990] Index only ($)
 
*[http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=3780 Illinois, Public Land Purchase Records, 1800-1990] Index only ($)
<center>'''[[Illinois Military Records|Military Records]]'''</center> <center><span style="color: #cc9999">'''''General Records'''''</span></center>  
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<center><span style="font-family:ProximaNova; font-size:20px; color:#4d4d4a;">'''Military Records''' </span> <span style="width:300px; font-family:ProximaNova; font-size:14px; color:#0044cc;">[[Illinois Military Records|Learn More]]</span></center>
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<center><span style="color: #cc9999">'''''General Records'''''</span></center>  
 
*[http://www.cyberdriveillinois.com/departments/archives/databases/home.html Databases of Illinois Veterans]  
 
*[http://www.cyberdriveillinois.com/departments/archives/databases/home.html Databases of Illinois Veterans]  
 
*{{RecordSearch|1880762|U.S., Registers of Enlistments in the U.S. Army, 1798-1914}} Index and images  
 
*{{RecordSearch|1880762|U.S., Registers of Enlistments in the U.S. Army, 1798-1914}} Index and images  
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*[http://cyberdriveillinois.com/departments/archives/databases/war1812.html Illinois State Archives War of 1812 Veterans]
 
*[http://cyberdriveillinois.com/departments/archives/databases/war1812.html Illinois State Archives War of 1812 Veterans]
 
<center><span style="color: #cc9999">'''''Winnebago War, 1827'''''</span></center>  
 
<center><span style="color: #cc9999">'''''Winnebago War, 1827'''''</span></center>  
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*[http://cyberdriveillinois.com/departments/archives/databases/winebago.html Illinois State Archives Winnebago War Veterans]
 
*[http://cyberdriveillinois.com/departments/archives/databases/winebago.html Illinois State Archives Winnebago War Veterans]
 
<center><span style="color: #cc9999">'''''Black Hawk War, 1832'''''</span></center>  
 
<center><span style="color: #cc9999">'''''Black Hawk War, 1832'''''</span></center>  
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*{{RecordSearch|1339071|United States, World War II Draft Registration Cards, 1942 (Image Browse)}} (FamilySearch) - free  
 
*{{RecordSearch|1339071|United States, World War II Draft Registration Cards, 1942 (Image Browse)}} (FamilySearch) - free  
 
*{{RecordSearch|1861144|United States, World War II Draft Registration Cards, 1942}} (images with partial index) (FamilySearch) - free
 
*{{RecordSearch|1861144|United States, World War II Draft Registration Cards, 1942}} (images with partial index) (FamilySearch) - free
<center>'''[[Illinois Naturalization and Citizenship|Naturalization Records]]'''</center>  
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<center><span style="font-family:ProximaNova; font-size:20px; color:#4d4d4a;">'''Naturalization Records''' </span> <span style="width:300px; font-family:ProximaNova; font-size:14px; color:#0044cc;">[[Illinois Naturalization and Citizenship|Learn More]]</span></center>
 
*{{RecordSearch|1989159|Illinois, County Naturalization Records, 1800-1962}} Images only  
 
*{{RecordSearch|1989159|Illinois, County Naturalization Records, 1800-1962}} Images only  
 
*{{RecordSearch|1838804|Illinois, Northern District Naturalization Index, 1840-1950}} Index and images  
 
*{{RecordSearch|1838804|Illinois, Northern District Naturalization Index, 1840-1950}} Index and images  
 
*{{RecordSearch|2212212|Illinois, Northern District (Chicago Division) Petitions for Naturalization, 1906-1991}} Images only  
 
*{{RecordSearch|2212212|Illinois, Northern District (Chicago Division) Petitions for Naturalization, 1906-1991}} Images only  
 
*{{RecordSearch|2040533|Illinois, Northern District (Eastern Division), Naturalization Index, 1926-1979}} Images
 
*{{RecordSearch|2040533|Illinois, Northern District (Eastern Division), Naturalization Index, 1926-1979}} Images
<center>'''[[Illinois Newspapers|Newspapers]]'''</center>  
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<center><span style="font-family:ProximaNova; font-size:20px; color:#4d4d4a;">'''Newspapers''' </span> <span style="width:300px; font-family:ProximaNova; font-size:14px; color:#0044cc;">[[Illinois Newspapers|Learn More]]</span></center>
 
*[http://www.library.illinois.edu/inp/ Illinois Newspaper Project]  
 
*[http://www.library.illinois.edu/inp/ Illinois Newspaper Project]  
 
*[https://sites.google.com/site/onlinenewspapersite/Home/usa/il Illinois Online Historical Newspapers]  
 
*[https://sites.google.com/site/onlinenewspapersite/Home/usa/il Illinois Online Historical Newspapers]  
 
*[http://chroniclingamerica.loc.gov/newspapers/?state=Illinois&ethnicity=&language= Chronicling America - Illinois Newspapers]  
 
*[http://chroniclingamerica.loc.gov/newspapers/?state=Illinois&ethnicity=&language= Chronicling America - Illinois Newspapers]  
 
*[http://search.ancestry.com/oldsearch/locality/dbpage.aspx?tp=2&p=16&categoryFilterID=38&showPaging=true Illinois Newspapers] ($)
 
*[http://search.ancestry.com/oldsearch/locality/dbpage.aspx?tp=2&p=16&categoryFilterID=38&showPaging=true Illinois Newspapers] ($)
<center>'''[[Illinois Obituaries|Obituaries]]'''</center>  
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<center><span style="font-family:ProximaNova; font-size:20px; color:#4d4d4a;">'''Obituaries''' </span> <span style="width:300px; font-family:ProximaNova; font-size:14px; color:#0044cc;">[[Illinois Obituaries|Learn More]]</span></center>
 
*[http://www.illinoishistory.gov/lib/obit_finder.htm Obituary Index at Illinois Historic Preservation Agency]
 
*[http://www.illinoishistory.gov/lib/obit_finder.htm Obituary Index at Illinois Historic Preservation Agency]
<center>'''[[Illinois Probate Records|Probate Records]]'''</center>  
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<center><span style="font-family:ProximaNova; font-size:20px; color:#4d4d4a;">'''Probate Records''' </span> <span style="width:300px; font-family:ProximaNova; font-size:14px; color:#0044cc;">[[Illinois Probate Records|Learn More]]</span></center>
 
*{{RecordSearch|1834344|Illinois, Probate Records, 1819-1970}} Images only
 
*{{RecordSearch|1834344|Illinois, Probate Records, 1819-1970}} Images only
<center>'''[[Illinois Taxation|Tax Records]]'''</center>  
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<center><span style="font-family:ProximaNova; font-size:20px; color:#4d4d4a;">'''Tax Records''' </span> <span style="width:300px; font-family:ProximaNova; font-size:14px; color:#0044cc;">[[Illinois Taxation|Learn More]]</span></center>
 
*{{RecordSearch|2075263|U.S., Internal Revenue Assessment Lists, 1862-1874}} Images only
 
*{{RecordSearch|2075263|U.S., Internal Revenue Assessment Lists, 1862-1874}} Images only
<center>'''[[Illinois Genealogy Local Resources#Websites|Websites]]'''</center>
 
Sites with Illinois databases:
 
  
*[https://familysearch.org/search/collection/list?page=1&countryId=14 Illinois Historical Collections] at FamilySearch (Free)  
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<center><span style="font-family:ProximaNova; font-size:20px; color:#4d4d4a;">'''Websites''' </span> <span style="width:300px; font-family:ProximaNova; font-size:14px; color:#0044cc;">[[Illinois Genealogy Websites|Learn More]]</span></center>
*[http://search.ancestryinstitution.com/Places/US/Illinois/Default.aspx Illinois records] at Ancestry.com ($)  
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'''Sites with Illinois databases:'''
*[http://illinoisgenweb.org/ ILGenWeb] (Free)  
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*[https://familysearch.org/search/collection/list?page=1&countryId=14 Illinois Historical Collections] at FamilySearch (Free)
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*[http://search.ancestryinstitution.com/Places/US/Illinois/Default.aspx Illinois records] at Ancestry.com ($)
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*[http://illinoisgenweb.org/ ILGenWeb] (Free)
 
*[http://genealogytrails.com/ill/ IL Genealogy Trails]
 
*[http://genealogytrails.com/ill/ IL Genealogy Trails]
 
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'''Sites that search for Illinois databases:'''
 
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*[http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/IL/ Linkpendium]
*[http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/IL/ Linkpendium]  
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*[http://www.cyndislist.com/us/il/ Cyndis List]
 
*[http://www.cyndislist.com/us/il/ Cyndis List]
 
 
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<div style="position:absolute; top:150px; left:740px; width:200px; height:25px; padding-left:10px;">[[Image:1000px-Map of USA Highlighting IL.png|200x200px|1000px-Map of USA Highlighting IL.png]]<br><center>'''Map of US showing Illinois'''</center></div> <div style="position:absolute; top:330px; left:740px; width:200px; height:25px; padding-left:10px; background-color:#634169; font-size:14px; color:white;">'''Illinois Genealogy Topics'''</div> <div style="position:absolute; top:350px; left:740px; width:200px; height:675px; padding-left:10px; background-color:#E5E5E5; color:black;"><br>  
*[[African-American Resources for Illinois|African Americans]]
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*[[Indians of Illinois|American Indians]]
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*[[Illinois Archives and Libraries|Archives and Libraries]]
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*[[Illinois Bible Records|Bible Records]]
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*[[Illinois Biography|Biography]]
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*[[Illinois Cemeteries|Cemeteries]]
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*[[Illinois Census|Census]]
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*[[Illinois Church Records|Church Records]]
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*[[Illinois Court Records|Court Records]]
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*[[Illinois Directories|Directories]]
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*[[Illinois Emigration and Immigration|Emigration and Immigration]]
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*[[Illinois Ethnic, Political, or Religious Groups|Ethnic, Political, or Religious Groups]]
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*[[Illinois Funeral Homes|Funeral Homes]]
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*[[Illinois Gazetteers|Gazetteers]]
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*[[Illinois Genealogy|Genealogy]]
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*[[Illinois History|History]]
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*[[Illinois Land and Property|Land and Property]]
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*[[Illinois Maps|Maps]]
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*[[Illinois Migration|Migration]]
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*[[Illinois Military Records|Military Records]]
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*[[Illinois Naturalization and Citizenship|Naturalization and Citizenship]]
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*[[Illinois Newspapers|Newspapers]]
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*[[Illinois Obituaries|Obituaries]]
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*[[Illinois Occupations|Occupations]]
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*[[Illinois Online Genealogy Records|Online Records]]
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*[[Illinois Periodicals|Periodicals]]
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*[[Illinois Probate Records|Probate Records]]
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*[[Illinois Public Records|Public Records]]
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*[[Illinois Societies|Societies]]
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*[[Illinois Taxation|Taxation]]
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*[[Illinois Vital Records|Vital Records]]
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*[[Illinois Voting Registers|Voting Registers]]
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*[[Illinois Other Records|'''Other Records''']]
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*[[Illinois For Further Reading|'''For Further Reading''']]
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| width="100%" bgcolor="#ECDADA" align="center" colspan="6" | '''Illinois Statewide Online Genealogy Records''' <br>This is collection of links to Illinois statewide databases and collections. <br>Many of these links will be repeated on county pages.
 
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| width="50%" valign="middle" colspan="3" style="height: 40px" | <center>Illinois State Archives</center>
 
*[http://www.ilsos.gov/isa/globalsrch.jsp Global Database Search] (Free)
 
<center>'''[[Illinois Vital Records|Vital Records]]'''</center><center><span style="color: #cc9999">'''''Births'''''</span></center>
 
*{{RecordSearch|1676968|Illinois, Births and Christenings, 1824-1940}} Index only
 
*[https://familysearch.org/search/collection/1463129 Cook County Birth Registers, 1871-1915]
 
*[https://familysearch.org/search/collection/1462519 Cook County Birth Certificates, 1878-1922]
 
*[http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=1499 Cook County Birth Index, 1916-1935] ($)
 
<center><span style="color: #cc9999">'''''Marriages'''''</span></center>
 
*[http://cyberdriveillinois.com/departments/archives/databases/marriage.html Illinois State Archives, Statewide Marriage Index, 1763-1900]
 
*{{RecordSearch|1680829|Illinois, Marriages, 1815-1935}} Index only
 
*{{RecordSearch|1803970|Illinois County Marriages, 1810-1934}} Index and images, incomplete
 
*[http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=2086 Illinois Marriages to 1850] Index only ($)
 
*[http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=7857 Illinois Marriages, 1851-1900] Index only ($)
 
*[http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=7851 Illinois Marriages, 1790-1860] Index only ($)
 
<center><span style="color: #cc9999">'''''Deaths'''''</span></center>
 
*{{RecordSearch|1438856|Illinois, Deaths and Stillbirths, 1916-1947}} Index and transcription
 
*[http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=2542 Illinois, Deaths and Stillbirths Index, 1916-1947] Index and transcription ($)
 
*[http://www.ilsos.gov/isavital/idphdeathsrch.jsp Illinois State Archives, Death Certificate Database, 1916-1950] Index
 
*[http://cyberdriveillinois.com/departments/archives/databases/death.html Illinois State Archives Statewide Death Index, Pre-1916]
 
*{{RecordSearch|1202535|United States Social Security Death Index}}
 
 
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<center>'''[[Illinois Biography|Biography]]'''</center>
 
*[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~ilbiog/ Illinois Biography Project]
 
<center>'''[[Illinois Cemeteries|Cemetery Records]]'''</center>
 
*{{RecordSearch|2043817|Illinois, Cemetery Transcriptions, 1853-2009}}
 
*[http://usgwtombstones.org/illinois/illinois.html ILGenWeb Tombstone Transcription Project]
 
*[http://billiongraves.com/pages/search/#country=United+States&state=Illinois&county=0&search_text=&action=search_cemetery BillionGraves Cemetery Records]
 
*[http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi Findagrave.com]
 
*[http://interment.net/us/il/index.htm Illinois Cemetery Records at Interment.net]
 
*[http://illinoisancestors.org/cemphotos/main.php Illinois Ancestors Tombstone Project]
 
*[http://usgwtombstones.org/illinois/illinois.html USGenWeb Illinois Tombstone Transcription Project]
 
<center>'''[[Illinois Census|Census]]'''</center>
 
*[http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=1079 Illinois, State Census Collection, 1825-1865] Index and images ($)
 
*{{RecordSearch|1803969|Illinois, State Census, 1855}} Index only
 
*{{RecordSearch|1803971|Illinois, State Census, 1865}} Index and Images
 
<center>'''[[Illinois Ethnic, Political, or Religious Groups|Ethnic, Political or Religious Groups]]'''</center>
 
*[http://cyberdriveillinois.com/departments/archives/databases/servant.html Illinois State Archives Servitude and Emancipation Records, (1722-1863)]
 
<center>'''[[Illinois History|History]]'''</center>
 
*[http://exhibits.museum.state.il.us/exhibits/athome/index.html At Home in the Heartland Online]
 
*[https://www.familysearch.org/learn/wiki/en/Historical_Encyclopedia_of_Illinois Historical Encyclopedia of Illinois]
 
<center>'''''History - Boundary Changes'''''</center>
 
*[[Illinois County Creation Dates and Parent Counties|County Creation Dates for Illinois]]
 
*[http://historical-county.newberry.org/website/Illinois/viewer.htm Interactive outline map of ''Illinois Historical Counties''] at Newberry Library site (Free)
 
*[http://www.mapofus.org/illinois/ Interactive Map of Illinois County Formation History] at MapofUS.org (Free)
 
*[http://maps.ilgw.org/ Illinois County Boundaries, 1790-present] at ILGW.org (Free)
 
<center>'''[[Illinois Land and Property|Land Records]]'''</center>
 
*[http://cyberdriveillinois.com/departments/archives/databases/data_lan.html Illinois State Archives Public Domain Land Tract Sales]
 
*[http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=3780 Illinois, Public Land Purchase Records, 1800-1990] Index only ($)
 
<center>'''[[Illinois Military Records|Military Records]]'''</center> <center><span style="color: #cc9999">'''''General Records'''''</span></center>
 
*[http://www.cyberdriveillinois.com/departments/archives/databases/home.html Databases of Illinois Veterans]
 
*{{RecordSearch|1880762|U.S., Registers of Enlistments in the U.S. Army, 1798-1914}} Index and images
 
*{{RecordSearch|1979425|U.S., Old War Pension Index, 1815-1926}} Index Only
 
*{{RecordSearch|1919699|U.S., General Index to Pension Files, 1861-1934}}
 
*{{RecordSearch|1916230|U.S., National Homes for Disabled Volunteer Soldiers, 1866-1938}} Partial index and images
 
*{{RecordSearch|1979426|U.S., Remarried Widows Index to Pension Applications, 1887-1942}} Index only
 
*[http://cyberdriveillinois.com/departments/archives/databases/quincyhome.html Illinois State Archives Solders' and Sailors' Home Residents (1887-1916)]
 
*{{RecordSearch|1834308|U.S., Index to General Correspondence of the Pension Office, 1889-1904}} Index only
 
*{{RecordSearch|1832324|U.S., Veterans Administration Pension Payment Cards, 1907-1933}} Index and images
 
*[http://cyberdriveillinois.com/departments/archives/databases/honorroll.html Illinois State Archives 1929 Roll of Honor]
 
<center><span style="color: #cc9999">'''''Indian Wars, dates vary'''''</span></center>
 
*{{RecordSearch|1979427|U.S., Index to Indian Wars Pension Files, 1892-1926}} Index only
 
<center><span style="color: #cc9999">'''''Revolutionary War, 1774-1783'''''</span></center>
 
*[http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=4508 Illinois Revolutionary War Veteran Burials] Index and transcription ($)
 
*{{RecordSearch|1417475|U.S., Revolutionary War Pension and Bounty Land Warrant Applications}} Index (free) and images ($)
 
*{{RecordSearch|1849623|U.S., Revolutionary War Compiled Service Records, 1775-1783}} Index (free) and images ($)
 
*{{RecordSearch|2068326|U.S., Revolutionary War Rolls, 1775-1783}} Images only
 
*{{RecordSearch|2069831|U.S., Revolutionary War Pension Payment Ledgers, 1818-1872}} Images only
 
 
<br>
 
 
| width="100%" valign="middle" colspan="3" style="height: 40px" | <center>'''[[Illinois Military Records|Military Records Continued]]'''</center> <center><span style="color: #cc9999">'''''Revolutionary War, 1774-1783'''''</span></center>
 
*[http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=4508 Illinois Revolutionary War Veteran Burials] Index and transcription ($)
 
*{{RecordSearch|1417475|U.S., Revolutionary War Pension and Bounty Land Warrant Applications}} Index (free) and images ($)
 
*{{RecordSearch|1849623|U.S., Revolutionary War Compiled Service Records, 1775-1783}} Index (free) and images ($)
 
*{{RecordSearch|2068326|U.S., Revolutionary War Rolls, 1775-1783}} Images only
 
*{{RecordSearch|2069831|U.S., Revolutionary War Pension Payment Ledgers, 1818-1872}} Images only
 
<center><span style="color: #cc9999">'''''War of 1812, 1812-1815'''''</span></center>
 
*{{RecordSearch|1916219|U.S., War of 1812 Index to Service Records, 1812-1815}} Index only
 
*[http://cyberdriveillinois.com/departments/archives/databases/war1812.html Illinois State Archives War of 1812 Veterans]
 
<center><span style="color: #cc9999">'''''Winnebago War, 1827'''''</span></center>
 
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*[http://cyberdriveillinois.com/departments/archives/databases/winebago.html Illinois State Archives Winnebago War Veterans]
 
<center><span style="color: #cc9999">'''''Black Hawk War, 1832'''''</span></center>
 
*[http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=28914 Record of the Services of Illinois Soldiers in the Black Hawk War, 1831-1832, and in the Mexican War, 1846-8] A complete roster of commissioned officers and enlisted men. Index and transcription($)
 
*[http://cyberdriveillinois.com/departments/archives/databases/blkhawk.html Illinois State Archives Black Hawk War Veterans]
 
<center><span style="color: #cc9999">'''''Mexican War, 1846-1848'''''</span></center>
 
*{{RecordSearch|1987567|U.S., Mexican War Index and Service Records, 1846-1848}} Index only
 
*{{RecordSearch|1979390|U.S., Mexican War Pension Index, 1887-1926}}
 
*[http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=28914 Record of the Services of Illinois Soldiers in the Black Hawk War, 1831-1832, and in the Mexican War, 1846-8] A complete roster of commissioned officers and enlisted men. Index and transcription ($)
 
*[http://cyberdriveillinois.com/departments/archives/databases/mexwar.html Illinois State Archives Mexican War Veterans]
 
<center><span style="color: #cc9999">'''''Civil War, 1861-1865'''''</span></center>
 
*[http://www.nps.gov/civilwar/soldiers-and-sailors-database.htm Civil War Soldiers and Sailors Database]
 
*[http://cyberdriveillinois.com/departments/archives/databases/datcivil.html Illinois State Archives Civil War Muster and Descriptive Rolls]
 
*[http://cyberdriveillinois.com/departments/archives/databases/missouri.html Illinois State Archives Civil War (Illinois) Veterans of Missouri Units]
 
*[http://cyberdriveillinois.com/departments/archives/databases/ilnavy.html Illinois State Archives Civil War Veterans Serving in the U.S. Navy]
 
*{{RecordSearch|1922519|U.S., Civil War Widows and Other Dependents Pension Files}} Index (free) and images ($); INCOMPLETE
 
*{{RecordSearch|1471019|U.S., Civil War and Later Pension Index, 1861-1917}} Index (free) and images ($)
 
*{{RecordSearch|1916234|U.S., Records of Confederate Prisoners of War, 1861-1865}} Images only
 
*{{RecordSearch|1979426|U.S., Remarried Widows Index to Pension Applications, 1887-1942}} Index only
 
<center><span style="color: #cc9999">'''''Spanish-American War, 1898'''''</span></center>
 
*{{RecordSearch|1919583|U.S. Index to Service Records, War with Spain, 1898}}
 
<center><span style="color: #cc9999">'''''World War I, 1917-1918'''''</span></center>
 
*{{RecordSearch|1979426|U.S., Remarried Widows Index to Pension Applications, 1887-1942}} Index only
 
*{{RecordSearch|1968530|U.S. WW I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918}} Index and images
 
<center><span style="color: #cc9999">'''''World War II, 1941-1945'''''</span></center>
 
*{{RecordSearch|2028680|U.S., World War II Army Enlistment Records, 1938-1946}} Index only
 
*{{RecordSearch|1339071|United States, World War II Draft Registration Cards, 1942 (Image Browse)}} (FamilySearch) - free
 
*{{RecordSearch|1861144|United States, World War II Draft Registration Cards, 1942}} (images with partial index) (FamilySearch) - free
 
<center>'''[[Illinois Naturalization and Citizenship|Naturalization Records]]'''</center>
 
*{{RecordSearch|1989159|Illinois, County Naturalization Records, 1800-1962}} Images only
 
*{{RecordSearch|1838804|Illinois, Northern District Naturalization Index, 1840-1950}} Index and images
 
*{{RecordSearch|2212212|Illinois, Northern District (Chicago Division) Petitions for Naturalization, 1906-1991}} Images only
 
*{{RecordSearch|2040533|Illinois, Northern District (Eastern Division), Naturalization Index, 1926-1979}} Images
 
<center>'''[[Illinois Newspapers|Newspapers]]'''</center>
 
*[http://www.library.illinois.edu/inp/ Illinois Newspaper Project]
 
*[https://sites.google.com/site/onlinenewspapersite/Home/usa/il Illinois Online Historical Newspapers]
 
*[http://chroniclingamerica.loc.gov/newspapers/?state=Illinois&ethnicity=&language= Chronicling America - Illinois Newspapers]
 
*[http://search.ancestry.com/oldsearch/locality/dbpage.aspx?tp=2&p=16&categoryFilterID=38&showPaging=true Illinois Newspapers] ($)
 
<center>'''[[Illinois Obituaries|Obituaries]]'''</center>
 
*[http://www.illinoishistory.gov/lib/obit_finder.htm Obituary Index at Illinois Historic Preservation Agency]
 
<center>'''[[Illinois Probate Records|Probate Records]]'''</center>
 
*{{RecordSearch|1834344|Illinois, Probate Records, 1819-1970}} Images only
 
<center>'''[[Illinois Taxation|Tax Records]]'''</center>
 
*{{RecordSearch|2075263|U.S., Internal Revenue Assessment Lists, 1862-1874}} Images only
 
<center>'''[[Illinois Genealogy Local Resources#Websites|Websites]]'''</center>
 
Sites with Illinois databases:
 
 
*[https://familysearch.org/search/collection/list?page=1&countryId=14 Illinois Historical Collections] at FamilySearch (Free)
 
*[http://search.ancestryinstitution.com/Places/US/Illinois/Default.aspx Illinois records] at Ancestry.com ($)
 
*[http://illinoisgenweb.org/ ILGenWeb] (Free)
 
*[http://genealogytrails.com/ill/ IL Genealogy Trails]
 
 
Sites that search for Illinois databases:
 
 
*[http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/IL/ Linkpendium]
 
*[http://www.cyndislist.com/us/il/ Cyndis List]
 
 
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