Piatt County, Illinois Genealogy

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=== Archives and Libraries  ===
 
=== Archives and Libraries  ===
  
'''Illinois Regional Archives Depository'''  
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'''Illinois Regional Archives Depository''' (IRAD)
  
Illinois State Universtiy<br>2016 Warehouse Road Campus<br>Box 1520 <br>Normal, Illinois 61802 <br>Phone: 309-452-6027  
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Illinois State Universtiy (ISU)<br>2016 Warehouse Road Campus<br>Box 1520 <br>Normal, Illinois 61802 <br>Phone: 309-452-6027  
  
 
Illinois Regional Archives Depository System - [http://www.cyberdriveillinois.com/departments/archives/irad.pdf Local Governmental Records Listings Arranged by County]  
 
Illinois Regional Archives Depository System - [http://www.cyberdriveillinois.com/departments/archives/irad.pdf Local Governmental Records Listings Arranged by County]  
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==== Land  ====
 
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1841-1918 Deed Index -IRAD-ISU
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1840-1931 Deed Records -IRAD-ISU  
  
18861-1874 Chattel Mortgage Records -IRAD-ISU
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18861-1874 Chattel Mortgage Records -IRAD-ISU  
  
1865-1891 Mortgage Record - IRAD-ISU
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1865-1891 Mortgage Record - IRAD-ISU  
  
 
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1858-1872 Naturalization Record, Circuit Court -IRAD-ISU  
  
1864-1880 Naturalization Record Final, Circuit Court - IRAD-ISU
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1864-1880 Naturalization Record Final, Circuit Court - IRAD-ISU  
  
1864-1880&nbsp; Naturalization Record Final, County Court - IRAD-ISU
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1864-1880&nbsp; Naturalization Record Final, County Court - IRAD-ISU  
  
1864-1888 Naturalization record of Soldiers and Minors, Couty Court -IRAD-ISU
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1864-1888 Naturalization record of Soldiers and Minors, Couty Court -IRAD-ISU  
  
1870-1880 Naturalization record of Minors, Circuit Court - IRAD-ISU
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1870-1880 Naturalization record of Minors, Circuit Court - IRAD-ISU  
  
1888-1901 Naturaliation of Minors, County Court -IRAD-ISU
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1888-1901 Naturaliation of Minors, County Court -IRAD-ISU  
  
 
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1843-1901 Probate Record - IRAD-ISU  
  
1850-1961 Probate Will Record - IRAD-ISY
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1850-1961 Probate Will Record - IRAD-ISY  
  
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1859-1915 Probate Guardian's record - IRAD-ISU  
  
1861-1869 Probate Inventory, Appraisement and Sale Record - IRAD-ISU
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1861-1869 Probate Inventory, Appraisement and Sale Record - IRAD-ISU  
  
1869-1905 Probate Inventory Record - IRAD-ISU
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1869-1905 Probate Inventory Record - IRAD-ISU  
  
 
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1835-1854 Taxable lands Lists - IRAD-ISU
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1835-1854 Taxable lands Lists - IRAD-ISU  
  
 
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==== Vital Records  ====

Revision as of 20:54, 2 July 2011

Piatt County, Illinois
Map
Boundary map of Piatt County, Illinois
Map of the U.S. highlighting Illinois
Location of Illinois in the U.S.
Facts
Founded: January 27, 1841
County Seat Monticello
Courthouse
IL-piatt-courthouse.jpg
Address 101 West Washington Street
Monticello, IL 61856
217-762-9487
Website: www.piattcounty.org
Named for: James A. Piatt

United States Gotoarrow.png Illinois Gotoarrow.png Piatt County

Contents

County Courthouse

History

Parent County

  • 1841--Piatt County was created 27 January 1841 from DeWitt and Macon Counties. County seat: Monticello [1]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places / Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

African American

The following have information concerning African American research.

Archives and Libraries

Illinois Regional Archives Depository (IRAD)

Illinois State Universtiy (ISU)
2016 Warehouse Road Campus
Box 1520
Normal, Illinois 61802
Phone: 309-452-6027

Illinois Regional Archives Depository System - Local Governmental Records Listings Arranged by County


Cemeteries

Illinois cemetery records often identify birth, death, relationship, and military information, as well as religious affiliation.

  • Find A Grave can be searched by the name of a person or family to find where a person is buried.  Usually gives birth and death dates often with a picture of the tombstone.  May give obituaries, names of family members and links to their information in Find A Grave.

Census

Historical populations
Census Pop.
190017,706
191016,376−7.5%
192015,714−4.0%
193015,588−0.8%
194014,659−6.0%
195013,970−4.7%
196014,9607.1%
197015,5093.7%
198016,5816.9%
199015,548−6.2%
200016,3655.3%
IL Counties 1900-1990


Church

Court

Land

1841-1918 Deed Index -IRAD-ISU

1840-1931 Deed Records -IRAD-ISU

18861-1874 Chattel Mortgage Records -IRAD-ISU

1865-1891 Mortgage Record - IRAD-ISU

Local Histories

Maps

Military

  • Civil War
    Civil War service men from Piatt County served in various regiments. Men often joined a company (within a regiment) that originated in their county. Listed below are companies or regiments that were formed from men of Piatt County.
- 73rd Regiment, Illinois Infantry, Company D.

Naturalization

1858-1872 Naturalization Record, Circuit Court -IRAD-ISU

1864-1880 Naturalization Record Final, Circuit Court - IRAD-ISU

1864-1880  Naturalization Record Final, County Court - IRAD-ISU

1864-1888 Naturalization record of Soldiers and Minors, Couty Court -IRAD-ISU

1870-1880 Naturalization record of Minors, Circuit Court - IRAD-ISU

1888-1901 Naturaliation of Minors, County Court -IRAD-ISU

Newspapers

Probate

1843-1901 Probate Record - IRAD-ISU

1850-1961 Probate Will Record - IRAD-ISY

1859-1915 Probate Guardian's record - IRAD-ISU

1861-1869 Probate Inventory, Appraisement and Sale Record - IRAD-ISU

1869-1905 Probate Inventory Record - IRAD-ISU

Taxation

1835-1854 Taxable lands Lists - IRAD-ISU

Vital Records

Societies and Libraries

Web Sites

References

  1. The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).