Logan County, Illinois Genealogy

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=== Record Loss  ===
 
=== Record Loss  ===
  
'''April 15, 1857''' -- Courthouse burned and virtually all records were destroyed. For marriage and probate records 1820-1839 see Sangamon County.   
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'''April 15, 1857''' -- Courthouse burned and virtually all records were destroyed. For marriage and probate records 1820-1839 see [[Sangamon_County,_Illinois_Courthouse|Sangamon County]].   
  
 
For further information on researching in burned counties, see the following:  
 
For further information on researching in burned counties, see the following:  
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'''1872-1963''' Guardians' Records {{FHL|308200|disp= FHL film 1316630}} first of 5 films  
 
'''1872-1963''' Guardians' Records {{FHL|308200|disp= FHL film 1316630}} first of 5 films  
  
'''1857-1945  '''[http://www.cyberdriveillinois.com/departments/archives/logan.html Logan County Circuit Court Criminal Case Files Index]  
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'''1857-1945'''[http://www.cyberdriveillinois.com/departments/archives/logan.html Logan County Circuit Court Criminal Case Files Index]  
  
 
=== Ethnic Research  ===
 
=== Ethnic Research  ===
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Original estates and wills are held in the office of the Circuit Court Clerk. See [[Illinois Probate Records]] for more information about using probate records.  
 
Original estates and wills are held in the office of the Circuit Court Clerk. See [[Illinois Probate Records]] for more information about using probate records.  
  
The following abstracts and copies of original records may be accessed through the [[The Family History Library|Family History Library]] or the [http://www.ilsos.gov/GenealogyMWeb/iradsrch.html Illinois Regional Archives Depository (IRAD)] located at theIllinois State University (ISU) - search for Logan County records. For information on how to use IRAD see the [[IRAD - Illinois State University|ISU IRAD Wiki page.]]  
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The following abstracts and copies of original records may be accessed through the [[The Family History Library|Family History Library]] or the [http://www.ilsos.gov/GenealogyMWeb/iradsrch.html Illinois Regional Archives Depository (IRAD)] located at the Illinois State University (ISU) - search for Logan County records. For information on how to use IRAD see the [[IRAD - Illinois State University|ISU IRAD Wiki page.]]  
  
 
1820-1839 Probate Record IRAD-UIS  
 
1820-1839 Probate Record IRAD-UIS  
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Family History Centers (FHCs) are branches of the Family History Library in Salt Lake City, Utah (United States) and are located all over the world. Their goal is to provide resources to assist you in the research and study of your genealogy. Currently there are no Family History Centers located directly in Logan County.  
 
Family History Centers (FHCs) are branches of the Family History Library in Salt Lake City, Utah (United States) and are located all over the world. Their goal is to provide resources to assist you in the research and study of your genealogy. Currently there are no Family History Centers located directly in Logan County.  
  
You may search your address for a center near you on the FamilySearch site.Find a FamilySearch Center
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You may search your address for a center near you on the FamilySearch site. Find a FamilySearch Center  
  
 
The following centers are located in surrounding counties. Their wiki pages may supply hours and other information.  
 
The following centers are located in surrounding counties. Their wiki pages may supply hours and other information.  
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Springfield Illinois Family History Center<br>3601 Buckeye Dr.<br>Springfield, Illinois 62707<br>217-529-7930  
 
Springfield Illinois Family History Center<br>3601 Buckeye Dr.<br>Springfield, Illinois 62707<br>217-529-7930  
  
 
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===== Illinois Regional Archives Depository (IRAD)  =====
 
===== Illinois Regional Archives Depository (IRAD)  =====

Revision as of 12:41, 6 September 2011

Logan County, Illinois
Map
Boundary map of Logan County, Illinois
Map of the U.S. highlighting Illinois
Location of Illinois in the U.S.
Facts
Founded: February 15, 1839
County Seat Lincoln
Courthouse
Logan County Courthouse.gif
Photo courtesy Illinois Regional Archives Depository, Illinois State Archives
Address Logan County Courthouse
P.O. Box 278
Lincoln, Illinois 62656
(217)732-4148
Logan County Website