Stark County, Illinois Genealogy

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== County Courthouse  ==
 
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*[http://www.epodunk.com/cgi-bin/localList.php?local=6694&locTGroup=Cemeteries&direction=down&sec=0&qty=27&stateAbbv=&stateName= ePodunk list of Stark County cemeteries] gives the names of the cemeteries in the county with a link to more information such as address, phone number, and web site.
 
*[http://www.epodunk.com/cgi-bin/localList.php?local=6694&locTGroup=Cemeteries&direction=down&sec=0&qty=27&stateAbbv=&stateName= ePodunk list of Stark County cemeteries] gives the names of the cemeteries in the county with a link to more information such as address, phone number, and web site.
  
==== Census ====
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==== Census ====
{{USCensusPop
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| 1900= 10186
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| 1910= 10098
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| 1920= 9693
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| 1930= 9184
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| 1940= 8881
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| 1950= 8721
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| 1960= 8152
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| 1970= 7510
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| 1980= 7389
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| 1990= 6534
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| 2000= 6332
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| 2010= 5994
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| footnote=[http://www.census.gov/population/cencounts/il190090.txt IL Counties 1900-1990]
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{{USCensusPop
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| 1900= 10186
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| 1910= 10098
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| 1920= 9693
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| 1930= 9184
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| 1940= 8881
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| 1950= 8721
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| 1960= 8152
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| 1970= 7510
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| 1980= 7389
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| 1990= 6534
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| 2000= 6332
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| 2010= 5994
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| footnote=[http://www.census.gov/population/cencounts/il190090.txt IL Counties 1900-1990]
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Revision as of 19:45, 5 April 2011

United States Gotoarrow.png Illinois Gotoarrow.png Stark County

Contents

County Courthouse

History

Parent County

  • 1839--Stark County was created 2 March 1839 from Knox and Putnam Counties.  County seat:  Toulon [1]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places / Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

African American

The following have information concerning African American research.

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.
190010,186
191010,098−0.9%
19209,693−4.0%
19309,184−5.3%
19408,881−3.3%
19508,721−1.8%
19608,152−6.5%
19707,510−7.9%
19807,389−1.6%
19906,534−11.6%
20006,332−3.1%
20105,994−5.3%
IL Counties 1900-1990



Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

  • Civil War
    Civil War service men from Stark 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 Stark County.
- 65th Regiment, Illinois Infantry (Scotch Regiment), Companies A and I.

Newspapers

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

Societies and Libraries

Web Sites

References

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