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Illinois Census Notes

Between 1680-1763, Illinois was controlled by the French.

Between 1763-1783, control of Illinois was in the hands of Great Britain.

Between 1800 and 1809, Illinois was included in Indiana Territory.

On 3 March, 1809, Illinois Territory was created.

Federal Illinois census records begin in 1820 and census enumerations were taken every ten years thereafter. Census years available to the public are: 1820, 1830, 1840, 1850, 1860, 1870, 1880, 1900, 1910, 1920 and 1930. See 1790-1940 US Census Records at Ancestry.

Soundex code indexes for Federal Illinois census records are available on microfilm for census years: 1880, 1900, 1910, and 1920.

1890 Federal census schedules (including the Veterans and Widows census) were completely destroyed by a 1921 warehouse fire with the exception of a small fragment of McDonough County ED 174. See 1890 Federal Census Fragments at Ancestry.

Illinois state census records were enumerated in 1810, 1820, 1830, 1835, 1840, 1845, 1855 & 1865. See 1825-1865 State Census Records Search at Ancestry. Also See IL State Census for more information about the Illinois State Census.

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Learn what questions were asked in each census year and where to find census records online.  This section of Census Finder covers each census year from 1790-1940 and will give you clues and tips to help you learn to locate your ancestors quickly in census records.


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1810-1890 Illinois Census Records

1850 US Census Search

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Illinois Vital Records

Illinois Dept. of Health

Division of Vital Records
605 W. Jefferson St.
Springfield, IL 62702-5097
Phone: (217) 782-6553

Death records 1916-1943 are on file at the Illinois State Archives and can be obtained at no charge.

Illinois State Archives

Margaret Cross Norton Building

Capitol Complex

Springfield, IL 62756

Phone: (217) 782-4682

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Online Books

1882 History of Bond & Montgomery Counties

1887 History of Gallatin, Saline, Hamilton, Franklin and Williamson Counties


US Census Records

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Illinois

(American Territory: 1787.  Territory: 1809.  Statehood: 1818)


Statewide Illinois Census Records Online

1732 Census of Fort De Chartres (claimed to be the beginning of Illinois)

1787 Census of Kaskaskia

1807 Indiana Territory Census (Covers all of Southern Illinois)

1810-1890 Federal Census Records for Illinois at Ancestry

1810 & 1818 Illinois Census Returns at Ancestry

1825-1865 State Census Records for Georgia at Ancestry

1840 Federal Census Revolutionary War Pensioners - Statewide

1850 Federal Census Index and 1850 Census Images

1850 Federal Census Mortality Schedules Index and Images

1855 Illinois State Census Index

1860 Federal Census Index

1865 Illinois State Census Index

1870 Federal Census Index and 1870 Census Images

1880 Federal Census - Search and View the images

1880 Federal Census Search at Family Search

1880 Federal Census Extraction of Southern Illinois Penitentiary

1890 Federal Census Fragments

1900 Federal Census Index and 1900 Census Images

1910 Federal Census Index

1920 Federal Census Index

1930 Federal Census Index at Family Search

1940 Federal Census Index and 1940 Census Images

Illinois State Databases of Census Records & Genealogy Records

 

Other IL Statewide Genealogy Records Used as Census Substitutes

Early Illinois Settlers

1807 Voters List

 


IL Census Records Online by County

Wayne County Census Records (formed 1819 from Edwards)

1820 Federal Census Index

1820 Federal Census Records Transcription

1820 Federal Census Index at USGenWeb

1820 Federal Census at USGenWeb

1840 Census of Pensioners

1850 Federal Census Surname Index by SK Publications

 

1850 Federal Census Index.  Surnames starting with:
[A-C]   [C-G]   [H-M]   [M-S]   [S-Z]
 

1850 Federal Census   (partial)  Page #:

[184A-194A]   [194B-204A]   [205B-216A]   [216B-227A]
[227B-238B]   [239A-250A]   [250B-261B]   [262A-265A]

 

1850 Federal Census and Index at Wayne County USGenWeb

1850, 1860, 1870 & 1880 Federal Census Mortality Schedules

1855 State Census and Index at Wayne County USGenWeb

1862 Military Census

1865 State Census With Index

1883 Census of Pensioners on the Roll

 

Other Records

Civil War Records

1881 Atlas Patrons

1881 Business Directory

1910 Atlas Patrons

1914 Business Directory


White County (formed 1815 from Gallatin)

1818 Census Records at Genealogy Trails

1820 Federal Census Index

1820 Federal Census Pages 177-186

1820 Federal Census Pages 187-194

1830 Federal Census Records

1850 Federal Census Surname Index by SK Publications

 

1850 Federal Census Index.  (partial)  Surnames starting with:
[A-Dan]   [Dav-Huf]   [Hug-Red]   [Ree-Wol]   [Woo-You]
 

1850 Federal Census   (partial)  Page #:

[267B-277B]   [278A-289A]   [189B-299B]   [300A-303A]
 

1850 Federal Census Index at USGenWeb Census Project.

Surnames starting with:

[A-Bow]   [Bowe-Che]   [Cher-Eat]   [Eato-Gow]   [Gowd-Her]   [Hera-Kei]
[Keis-McG]   [McHe-One]   [Onea-Rob]   [Robi-Ste]   [Stew-Webb]   [Webb-Zac]
 

1850 Federal Census at USGenWeb Census Project.   Page #:

[267B-277B]   [278A-289A]   [289B-299B]   [300A-311A]   [311B-322A]
[322B-333A]   [333B-344B]   [345A-356A]   [356B-367B]   [368A-373B]

 

1870 & 1880 Federal Census Records for White County Poor House

 

Other Records

Land Records - Surnames A-F

Land Records - Surnames G-L

Land Records - Surnames M-R

Land Records - Surnames S-Z

1822-1844 Probate Indexes

1843-1847 Probate Indexes

Blackhawk War Soldiers

Civil War Soldiers

Spanish American War Soldiers


Whiteside County Census Records (formed 1836 from Henry & Jo Daviess

1850 Federal Census Surname Index by SK Publications

 

1850 Federal Census Index.  Surnames starting with:
[A-C]   [D-I]   [J-O]   [P-S]   [T-Z]
 

1850 Federal Census.  Page #:

[375A-383B]   [384A-392B]   [393A-401B]   [402A-410B]
[411A-419B]   [420A-428B]   [429A-438B

 

1860 Federal Census of Tampico

1870 Federal Census of Tampico

1883 Census of Pensioners

1900 Federal Census of Mt. Carmel Orphanage & Faith Home

 

Other Records

1902 Business Directory

1914 Business Directory

Biographies of Whiteside County Residents

Early Birth Records

Death Records Index

Old Settlers Registry


Will County (formed 1836 from Cook & DuPage)

1850 Federal Census and Index

1850 Federal Census Mortality Schedule

1860 Federal Census Mortality Schedule

1862-1863 Civil War Manpower Census for Crete & Washington Townships

1920 Federal Census of Crete Twp: Part 1  Part 2  Part 3  Part 4

1920 Federal Census of Washington Twp: Part 1  Part 2  Part 3  Part 4

 

Other Records

Early Settlers

History of Will County, IL by William LeBaron Jr 1878

Old Settlers Association Death Records

1840-1858 Death and Administration Notices

1842 Tax List

1855-1910 Death Records from St. John's Evangelical Lutheran Church

1855 Poorhouse Records

1860-1862 Death and Administration Notices

1878 Land Owners


Williamson County Census Records (formed 1839 from Franklin)

1818-1880 Census Records Transcriptions at Illinois Trails (some partial)

1850-1930 Census Records (various census transcriptions by township)

1850 Federal Census Mortality Schedule

1850 Federal Census Mortality Schedule at Illinois Trails

1860 Federal Census Mortality Schedule

1860 Federal Census Mortality Schedule at Illinois Trails

 

1870 Federal Census Index.  Surnames starting with:
[A-B]   [C-D]   [E-H]   [I-M]   [N-R]   [S-Z]

 

1870 Federal Census Mortality Schedule

1883 Census of Pensioners on the Roll

 

Other Records

Civil War 31st Infantry Roster

County History & Early Settlers

Coal Mining Fatalities and Injuries

History of Williamson County by Milo Erwin 1876

Military Records at Genealogy Trails

1887 History of Williamson County, IL

1882 & 1900 Tax Lists at Genealogy Trails

1914-1929 Albert G. Storme Funeral Home Records


Winnebago County Census Records (formed 1836 from Jo Daviess)

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Woodford County Census Records (formed 1841 from McLean & Tazewell)

 

Other Records

Early Settlers

1873 Atlas Patrons List

1917 Prairie Farmer's Directory of Washburn

1941 Business Firms of Washburn

 

 

 

 

 

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Edwards-Greene

Pulaski-Sangamon

Grundy-Jackson

Schuyler-Tazewell

Jasper-Jo Daviess

Union-Washington

Johnson-Lee

Wayne-Woodford

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