Illinois Genealogy Trails

Welcome to this
Illinois Ancestry
Illinois Genealogy Trails Website

Our goal is to help you track your ancestors through time by transcribing genealogical and historical data and placing it online for the free use of all researchers

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We regret that we are unable to do personal research for anyone..
All data we come across will be added to this site.
We thank you for visiting and hope you'll come back again to view the updates we make to this site

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We know that what you're looking for is data -- and we have LOTS of it right here.
Our hosts work continuously to bring you fresh, interesting and NEW data (well.... as new as hundred year old data can be!!!)

If you're interested in just a specific county, you'll want to start at the
county pages

Our long list of Census transcriptions is
here

If you're looking for general Illinois info and data, our
state page and military data page have lots of good names and dates and interesting background history. Sit back, relax, and thumb through the thousands of webpages we have online. And visit us often, because we are ALWAYS transcribing new data.
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New on these Main Illinois Trails Pages...


All Illinois World War 1 Casualties listed in "Soldiers of the Great War"

Admission Records for Veterans Entering the Soldiers and Sailors Home in Quincy, IL, 1887-1892
VETERANS SORTED BY COUNTIES:

Adams to Cumberland Counties
Dekalb to Logan Counties
Macon to Ogle Counties
Peoria to Stephenson Counties
Tazewell to Woodford Counties


Slavery Emancipation Records (on our Gallatin County website)

Illinois Soldiers listed in the Record of the Federal Dead at Libby, Belle Isle, Danville, and Camp Lawton Prisons.

IL Mexican War Soldiers who lived in Iowa

IL Civil War Veterans who died in Minnesota

Bio for Joseph Duncan

18th Infantry Regiment Roster

Story about the Donner Party after the death of the last survivor in 1921.

Addition about Rev. War soldier William Collins

Veterans attending Reunion in 1878

Illinois-born men serving in Wisconsin Civil War units


Native American News Item


Illinois Genealogy Trails, part of the Genealogy Trails History Group, is an Independent volunteer organization dedicated to providing free access to Historical and Genealogical Records
©2000-2015
Illinois Genealogy Trails History Group
Kim Torp - State Coordinator

Graphics © Kim Torp
All Rights Reserved

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