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Illinois Genealogy Resources


Illinois Department of Public Health – Office of Vital Records
The official site for locating birth and death records for illinois since January 1, 1916 and for marriages since January 1, 1962. Prior to those dates, this site provides information to locating older vital records.
Illinois Digital Archives
Created in 2000, as a repository for the digital collections of the Illinois State Library as well as other libraries and cultural institutions in the State of Illinois, this collection contains photographs, slides, glass negatives, oral histories, manuscripts and letters, Illinois government documents, Federal government documents, postcards, posters, videos, newspapers, maps and more .
Illinois State Archives
The Illinois State Archives serves by law as the depository of public records of Illinois state and local governmental agencies which possess permanent administrative, legal, or historical research value.
Illinois State Archives Databases
A collection of online searchable databases maintained by the Illinois State Archives.
Illinois State Genealogical Society
The Illinois State Genealogical Society (ISGS) was formed in 1968 as a not-for-profit, nonsectarian, educational organization to stimulate an interest in the people who contributed to the establishment and development of the State of Illinois, to seek, preserve, and make available data pertaining to individuals, families, and groups who lived in Illinois and to events which took place in Illinois, to inform people of the value of, and need for, preserving family and local history for posterity and to encourage the formation of local genealogical societies and to coordinate and disseminate information.
Illinois State Historical Society
Founded in 1899 to support the Illinois State Historical Library and to foster awareness, understanding, research, preservation, and recognition of history in Illinois. The links page contains an extensive list of genealogical and historical society websites th
National Archives and Records Administration - Great Lakes
The local branch of the National Archives & Records Administration (NARA) holds records from Federal agencies, bureaus and courts for the states of Illinois, Indiana, Michigan, Minnesota, Ohio, and Wisconsin.


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