Resources



Vital Records ::

·  Illinois Death Certificates Database, 1916-1950 launch Illinois State Archives

·  Illinois Statewide Death Index, Pre-1916 launch Illinois State Archives

·  Illinois Statewide Marriage Index, 1763-1900 launch Illinois State Archives

· Online Illinois Death Records & Indexes launch DeathIndexes.com

· U.S. Social Security Death Index, 1962-2014 launch FamilySearch.org


Cemetery & Funeral ::

· Calvary Cemetery Index; Illiopolis launch RootsWeb.com

· Camp Butler National Cemetery launch Interment.net

· Find A Grave launch FindAGrave.com

· Hodgerson Cemetery Inscriptions; Maxwell launch RootsWeb.com

· Political Graveyard: Sangamon County launch PoliticalGraveyard.com

· Pritchett Funeral Home, vol. 1, 1921-1939; Illiopolis launch RootsWeb.com

· Pritchett Funeral Home, vol. 2, 1939-1962; Illiopolis launch RootsWeb.com

· Riverside Cemetery Index; Illiopolis launch RootsWeb.com

· Sangamon County Cemetery Records launch RootsWeb.com

· St. Mary's Catholic Cemetery Inscriptions; New Berlin launch RootsWeb.com

· Taylor Cemetery Index; Clear Lake launch RootsWeb.com

· Wilcox Cemetery Index; Illiopolis launch RootsWeb.com


Census Records ::

· 1830 Census Index launch US-Census.org


History & Maps ::

· The Deep Snow launch IllinoisHistory.com

· Historical Encyclopedia of Illinois and History of Sangamon County, vol. 1 (1912) launch Archive.org

· Historical Encyclopedia of Illinois and History of Sangamon County, vol. 2 pt. 1 (1912) launch Archive.org

· Historical Encyclopedia of Illinois and History of Sangamon County, vol. 2 pt. 2 (1912) launch Archive.org

· History of Sangamon County, Illinois (1881) launch Archive.org

· History of Springfield, Illinois (1871) launch Archive.org

· History of the Early Settlers of Sangamon County (1876) launch Archive.org

· Past and Present of the City of Springfield and Sangamon County Illinois (1904) launch Google Books

· Place Name Locator launch U.S. Geological Survey

· Polk's Springfield City Directory (1857) launch Archive.org

· Portrait and Biographical Album of Sangamon County, Illinois (1891) launch Archive.org

· Religious Exiles from Madeira, 1846-1854 launch RootsWeb.com

· Sanborn Maps of Sangamon County launch Library of Congress

· Springfield Survey, vol. 3 (1920) launch Google Books

· The Story of the Sangamon County Courthouse (1901) launch Archive.org


Land & Probate ::

· Illinois Public Domain Land Tract Sales launch Illinois State Archives

· Original Land Patents launch Bureau of Land Management

· Sangamon County Probate Case Files Index, 1821-1906 launch Illinois State Archives


Military Records ::

· Grand Army of the Republic launch Sons of Union Veterans of the Civil War

· Illinois Black Hawk War Veterans launch Illinois State Archives

· Illinois Civil War Muster and Descriptive Rolls launch Illinois State Archives

· Illinois Civil War Veterans Serving in the U.S. Navy launch Illinois State Archives

· Illinois Mexican War Veterans launch Illinois State Archives

· Illinois Spanish-American War Veterans launch Illinois State Archives

· Illinois War of 1812 Veterans launch Illinois State Archives

· Mexican War Enlistment, 1846-1848 launch ILGenWeb


Newspapers & Obituaries ::

· America's Obituaries (Free with Library Card or Student ID) launch NewsBank.com

· Legacy Obituaries, 2000-2017 launch Legacy.com

· The State Journal-Register, 1831-Current (Free with Library Card or Student ID) launch NewsBank.com


General Links ::

· Blank Charts and Forms launch Ancestry.com

· Cyndi's List of Genealogy Sites on the Internet launch CyndisList.com

· Illinois History Project launch ILGenWeb

· Linkpendium launch Linkpendium.com

· National Archives launch Archives.gov

· Sangamon County GenForum Query launch Genealogy.com

· Sangamon County Government Departments and Information launch Sangamon.il.us

· Sangamon County Historical Society launch SanCoHis.org


Please contact me if you have any questions, you need help finding a resource, or want to contribute information or resources to the site.

- Michael King
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  Sangamon County Coordinator
  ILGenWeb