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Bond County Population 2000: 17,633
County seat: Greenville

»»» Established January 4, 1817 «««


Named after Shadrach Bond, the first Governor of the State of Illinois. Bond served as Governor from October 6, 1818 to December 5, 1822. The county received its name the year before Bond was elected Governor

Towns and Cities of Bond County

Ayers
 Beaver Creek
Bunje
Dudleyville
Durley
Elm Point
Gilmore
Greenville
Hamburg
Hookdale
Keyesport Landing
Mulberry Grove

Old Ripley
Paisley Corners
Panama
Pierron
Pleasant Mound
Pocahontas
Reno
Smithboro
Sorento
Stubblefield
Tamalco
Woburn

Townships of Bond County

Burgess
Central
Lagrange
Mills
Mulberry Grove

Pleasant Mound
Old Ripley
Shoal Creek
Tamalco

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Data Records

Birth Records

Cemeteries

Census Records

Church Histories / Records

Death Records
A-C / D-F / G-I / J-L /
M-O / P-R / S-T / U-Z

Family Bibles and Records

History Topics

Marriage Records

Miscellaneous Data

Newspaper Gleanings

Obituaries and Death Notices

School Records

Wills/Probate Records

Website Updates:
June 2015:  obit for FILE;  gossip news for JAMES, LEMON, WISE;  Marriage announcement for SMITH-WAITE 
Jan 2015: Crime News, Community News, Miscellaneous News Stories, Visiting News Items, March 1912 Tornado, World War II Enlistment
Aug 2013: bio for GODDARD
Jul 2013: obit for NEWHALL
Mar 2013: obit for COATNEY
Aug 2011: Bio for CROCKER
July 2011: 1883 Pensioners on the Census Rolls
Mar 2011: GAER obit; 1882 History of Bond County, IL
Jan 2011: ELAM bible records


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Bond County Courthouse
200 W. College
203 County Office Building
Greenville, IL 62246 
Telephone: 
 County Clerk ( 618) 664-0449
Circuit Clerk (618) 664-3208
Recorder (618) 664-0449
 
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Greenville Public Library 
414 West Main St 
Greenville, IL 62246 
(618) 664-3115 
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Bond Co Genealogical Society 
PO Box 172 
Greenville, IL 62246-0172


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Bond County Is Bordered By These Neighboring Counties 

Surrounding Counties

CLINTON

MADISON

FAYETTE

MONTGOMERY

 


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