Warren County, Illinois Genealogy

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*'''Civil War'''<br>Civil War service men from Warren County served in various regiments. Men often joined a company (within a regiment) that originated in their county. Listed below are companies or regiments&nbsp;that were formed from men of Warren County.
 
*'''Civil War'''<br>Civil War service men from Warren County served in various regiments. Men often joined a company (within a regiment) that originated in their county. Listed below are companies or regiments&nbsp;that were formed from men of Warren County.
  
:- [[50th Regiment, Illinois Infantry|50th Regiment, Illinois Infantry]], Companies A, B, C, D, and K.<br>  
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:- [[36th Regiment, Illinois Infantry|36th Regiment, Illinois Infantry]], Company C.
:- [[59th Regiment, Illinois Infantry|59th Regiment, Illinois Infantry]], Company B.<br>  
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:- [[50th Regiment, Illinois Infantry|50th Regiment, Illinois Infantry]], Companies A, B, C, D, and K.<br>
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:- [[59th Regiment, Illinois Infantry|59th Regiment, Illinois Infantry]], Company B.<br>
 
:- [[61st Regiment, Illinois Infantry|61st Regiment, Illinois Infantry]], Company I.  
 
:- [[61st Regiment, Illinois Infantry|61st Regiment, Illinois Infantry]], Company I.  
 
:- [[83rd Regiment, Illinois Infantry|83rd Regiment, Illinois Infantry]], Companies A, B, C, F, and H.<br>
 
:- [[83rd Regiment, Illinois Infantry|83rd Regiment, Illinois Infantry]], Companies A, B, C, F, and H.<br>

Revision as of 16:35, 5 July 2011

Warren County, Illinois
Map
Boundary map of Warren County, Illinois
Map of the U.S. highlighting Illinois
Location of Illinois in the U.S.
Facts
Founded: January 13, 1825
County Seat Monmouth
Courthouse
IL-warren-courthouse.jpg
Address 100 West Broadway
Monmouth, IL 61462
309-734-8592
Website: www.warrencountyil.com
Named for: Joseph Warren
Joseph Warren.gif
United States Gotoarrow.png Illinois Gotoarrow.png Warren County

Contents

County Courthouse

History

Parent County

  • 1825--Warren County was created 13 January 1825 from Pike County.  County seat:  Monmouth [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.
190023,163
191023,3130.6%
192021,488−7.8%
193021,7451.2%
194021,286−2.1%
195021,9813.3%
196021,587−1.8%
197021,5950%
198021,9431.6%
199019,181−12.6%
200018,735−2.3%
IL Counties 1900-1990


Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

The Past and present of Warren County, Illinois : containing a history of the county, its cities, towns, &c., a biographical directory of its citizens, war record of its volunteers in the late rebellion, portraits of early settlers and prominent men, general and local statistics, map of Warren County, history of Illinois, Constitution of the United States, miscellaneous matters, etc., etc. Chicago: H.F. Kett & Co., 1877. Digital version at Ancestry ($).

  • Historical Encyclopedia of Illinois and History of Warren County. Chicago: Munsell Pub. Co., 1903. Digital version at Ancestry ($).


Maps

Military

  • Civil War
    Civil War service men from Warren 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 Warren County.
- 36th Regiment, Illinois Infantry, Company C.
- 50th Regiment, Illinois Infantry, Companies A, B, C, D, and K.
- 59th Regiment, Illinois Infantry, Company B.
- 61st Regiment, Illinois Infantry, Company I.
- 83rd Regiment, Illinois Infantry, Companies A, B, C, F, and H.

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).