top shadow

What's New

Here is a log of the latest updates, changes, and additions to this county's ILGenWeb site.

2017-May-19 Added Revolutionary War veteran burial
2017-Apr-10 Thanks to Gerry Lynn Thompson, added a modern highway access map, biographical newspaper article about Samuel R Lewis and the Underground Railroad, 3 obituaries (Lowman, Michaels, and Weiss) and resource links to IndexMundi, John Hossack, NPS, and IHPA
2017-Mar-21 Thanks to Gerry Lynn Thompson, noted that Park Lawn Cemetery has been absorbed by Summit View Cemetery.
2017-Mar-03 Added 1800-1899 birth listings
2017-Jan-27 Thanks to Gerry Lynn Thompson, added list of veterans buried in Summit View cemetery
2016-Dec-29 Thanks to Gerry Lynn Thompson, added obituary for August Bettger and improved cemetery listing
2016-Dec-26 Added some biographies from 1900 Volume 2
2016-Nov-29 Welcome new co-coordinator Gerry Lynn Thompson
2016-Nov-15 Added listings for Black Hawk War, Mexican-American War,  Civil War muster & descriptive rolls, and Spanish-American War
2016-Nov-05 Restored queries, and added 1900 Marshall biographies
2016-Oct-07 Added 1929 Honor Roll and Soldiers' & Sailors' Home Residents
2016-Sep-17 Added 1908 History of the Swedes biographies for Algot Carlson and Charles Fritz
2016-Aug-13 Thanks to Judith Hinton, added Wm STRINGER descendants chart
2016-Jul-16 Thanks to Judy Kunz, added to JOHNSON & NELSON info
2016-Jun-18 Restored 1901 Wiggins' Directory, 1850 & 1860 Mortality Schedules
2016-May-07 Thanks to Judy Kunz, added JOHNSON & NELSON info
2016-Apr-02 Added downloaded pdf files from DPLA
2016-Mar-31 Added off-site Digital Public Library of America (DPLA) resource
2016-Feb-21 Thanks to Cheryl Rothwell, added Primitive Baptist Church resource links
2016-Jan-30 Added resource links to "Life of a Woman Pioneer," Directory of former Ottawa residents, and Starved Rock.
2016-Jan-24 Added to Families charts (fgs & dsc for DOYLE)
2015-Dec-12 Added marriage listings Q-Z
2015-Dec-06 Added marriage listings K-P
2015-Dec-04 Added marriage listings A-J
2015-Nov-29 Added to Families (BURGESS, HILLER, KELSEY, MORGAN)
2015-Nov-26 Added 1916-1950 Deaths T-Z
2015-Nov-25 Added 1916-1950 Deaths O-S
2015-Nov-01 Thanks to Carol Kreider, added Elizabeth Harmeson descendants chart
2015-Oct-31 Added 1916-1950 Deaths N
2015-Oct-11 Added 1916-1950 Deaths L-M
2015-Oct-10 Added 1916-1950 Deaths J-K
2015-Sep-19 Added 1916-1950 Deaths G-I
2015-Sep-07 Added 1916-1950 Deaths D-F
2015-Sep-05 Added 1916-1950 Deaths A-C
2015-Aug-01 Added Dysart and Salisbury family charts
2015-Jul-26 Thanks to Angela Seaman, added Seaman-Long marriage certificate (and family charts)
2015-Jun-06 Added extracts from 1932 Stories of Pioneer Days
2015-May-25 Added Townships, Places, and Maps


County Coordinator Norma Hass implemented new look courtesy of veteran GenWeb coordinator Marsha Bryant of Templates in Time.

Templates in Time