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Genealogy

The Archive's ever-expanding collection of genealogy resources includes items from the Allen County Public Library Genealogy Center in Fort Wayne, Indiana; Robarts Library at the University of Toronto; the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign Library;Brigham Young University in Provo, Utah;>, the National Library of Scotland, the Indianapolis City Library's Indianapolis City Directory and Yearbooks Collection, The Leo Baeck Institute Archives of German-speaking Jewry Leo Baeck Institute Archives, and the Boston Public Library.

Resources include among many things books on surname origins, vital statistics, parish records, census records, passenger lists of vessels, and other historical and biographical documents.

Variant misspelling: geneology

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American Libraries
by Power, John Carroll, 1819-1894; Power, S. A. (Sarah A.), b. 1824
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Topics: Sangamon County (Ill.) -- History, Sangamon County (Ill.) -- Biography, Illinois -- Genealogy
Find My Past PERSI Collection
texts
eye 25,650
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These volumes are on the open shelf
Topics: Pennsylvania Dutch, Germans, Ships
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Topics: Black Hawk War, 1832, Illinois -- Militia, United States -- History War with Mexico, 1845-1848...
Topics: Morgan County (Ill.) -- Genealogy, Morgan County (Ill.) -- History, Illinois -- Genealogy
Family History Library
by Margaret Cross Norton, b. 1891
texts
eye 11,904
favorite 4
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Topics: Illinois - Census - 1810, Illinois - Census - 1818
American Libraries
by Bradsby, H. C. (Henry C.)
texts
eye 10,441
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Topics: Bureau County (Ill.) -- History, Bureau County (Ill.) -- Biography, Bureau County (Ill.) --...
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Topics: World War, 1914-1918 -- United States, World War, 1914-1918 -- Illinois Sangamon County, Soldiers...
Topic: Whiteside Co., Illinois
"The records reproduced on this microcopy are part of a body of records in the National Archives designated as Record Group 36, Records of the Bureau of Customs"--Introd., p. iv
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Topic: Ships
American Libraries
texts
eye 7,000
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Topics: Irish Americans -- Illinois Chicago Biography, Chicago (Ill.) -- Biography, genealogy
American Libraries
texts
eye 6,039
favorite 2
comment 0
Topics: Schuyler County (Ill.) -- Genealogy Indexes, Brown County (Ill.) -- Genealogy Indexes, Cass County...
Family History Library
texts
eye 5,929
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Topics: Peter Hershberger married Leah Hochstetler (1821-1898), the daughter of Henry Hochstetler and Sarah...
American Libraries
texts
eye 5,904
favorite 1
comment 0
Topics: Genealogy -- Illinois Cook County, Cook County (Ill.) -- Biography, Cook County (Ill.) -- Genealogy
Find My Past PERSI Collection
texts
eye 5,244
favorite 13
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These volumes are on the open shelf
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Topics: Pennsylvania Dutch, Germans, Ships
16
Topics: University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, genealogy
Find My Past PERSI Collection
texts
eye 5,107
favorite 10
comment 0
These volumes are on the open shelf
Topics: Pennsylvania Dutch, Germans, Ships
American Libraries
by Peters, Charlene; Largent, Mildred
texts
eye 4,741
favorite 0
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Topics: New Baden (Ill.) -- Centennial celebrations, etc, New Baden (Ill.) -- History, New Baden, Ill. --...
Topics: Livingston County (Ill.) -- History, Livingston County (Ill.) -- Biography, Livingston County...
Allen County Public Library
texts
eye 4,519
favorite 0
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Topics: University of Illinois (Urbana-Champaign campus), University of Illinois (Urbana-Champaign campus),...
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Topics: University of Illinois, genealogy
Reel 102. Jan. 3 - Apr. 30, 1881
Topic: Ships
American Libraries
by Lee County Columbian Club
texts
eye 3,697
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Topics: Frontier and pioneer life -- Illinois Lee County, Lee County (Ill.) -- History, Lee County (Ill.)...
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Topics: Success (Convict ship), Convict ships, genealogy
American Libraries
by Illinois. Office of Secretary of State; Reithmaier, Tina M; Buisseret, David
texts
eye 3,204
favorite 0
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Bibliography: p. 55-57
Topics: Archives -- Illinois Directories, Genealogy -- Societies, etc. Directories, Museums -- Illinois...
The Library of Congress
by Illinois. Military and naval dept. [from old catalog]
texts
eye 3,103
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v. 1. Reports for the years 1865 and 1866. Also, rosters of officers, and historical memoranda of regiments numbered from the 7th to the 46th.--v. 2. Rosters of officers and historical memoranda of Illinois regiments numbered from the 47th to the 156th.--v.3. Rosters [etc.] of Illinois regiments numbered from the 1st to the 17th cavalry; 29th United States colored infantry, and the 1st and 2nd regiments and independent batteries of artillery. Also, rosters of enlisted men of regiments numbered...
Topics: Illinois -- Militia. [from old catalog], United States -- History Civil War, 1861-1865 Regimental...
Allen County Public Library
by Illinois State Historical Society. 1n; Illinois State Historical Society. Transactions. 1n
texts
eye 2,686
favorite 1
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Vols. for 1937-42 issued without series note but constitute no. 44-49 of its publication
Topics: Illinois -- History Societies, etc, genealogy
Topics: Ouilmette, Antoine, 1760-1841, Pioneers, Indian reservations -- Illinois, Potawatomie Indians --...
Allen County Public Library
by Custer, Milo, 1880- 1n
texts
eye 2,559
favorite 0
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Topics: Registers of births, etc. -- Illinois, Registers of births, etc. -- Illinois McLean County,...
New York Public Library
by Bradsby, H. C. (Henry C.)
texts
eye 2,413
favorite 2
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Topics: Bureau County (Ill.) -- History, Bureau County (Ill.) -- Biography, Bureau County (Ill.) --...
Allen County Public Library
texts
eye 2,392
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Description based on first issue
Topics: Freemasons. Grand Lodge of Illinois, Freemasons, Secret societies, Fraternal organizations,...
Commenced by Gen. Benjamin Dornblaser; upon his death, the work was completed by Thomas B. Jones
Topics: Illinois Infantry. 46th Regiment, 1861-1866, Grand Army of the Republic, genealogy
Cover-title: Whiteside County boys in Porto Rico, 1898. Illustrated
Topics: Illinois Infantry. 6th Regiment, 1882-, Illinois Infantry. 6th Regiment, 1882-
Family History Library
by Margaret Cross Norton, b. 1891
texts
eye 2,304
favorite 3
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Topic: Illinois - Census - 1820
Allen County Public Library
by Bateman, Newton, 1822-1897. cn; Selby, Paul, 1825-1913; Gale, W. Shelden
texts
eye 2,250
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Topics: Illinois -- History, Knox County (Ill.) -- History, Knox County (Ill.) -- Biography, genealogy
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Topics: Illinois -- History, genealogy
Topics: General Society of Colonial Wars (U.S.), Illinois -- Genealogy
American Libraries
by Illinois State Historical Library; Osborne, Georgia L. (Georgia Lou), 1860-1934
texts
eye 2,158
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Topics: Illinois State Historical Library, United States -- History, Local Bibliography Catalogs, United...
Reel 3. Aug. 3, 1840 - Dec. 21, 1842
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Topic: Ships
Reel 102. Jan. 3 - Apr. 30, 1881
Topic: Ships
"The records reproduced on this microcopy are part of a body of records in the National Archives designated as Record Group 36, Records of the Bureau of Customs"--Introd., p. iv
Topic: Ships
Folded map attached to cover
Topic: Illinois Infantry. 34th Regiment, 1861-1865
Allen County Public Library
texts
eye 1,954
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Caption title
Topic: Grand Army of the Republic. Dept. of Illinois
Allen County Public Library
texts
eye 1,881
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List of officers and members
Topics: Society of Colonial Wars in the State of Illinois, United States -- History Colonial period, ca....
Allen County Public Library
by Illinois State Historical Library cn; Illinois State Historical Society. cn
texts
eye 1,839
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Topics: Illinois State Historical Library, Illinois State Historical Society, Illinois -- History...
Family History Library
by Clarence Walworth Alvord, 1868-1928
texts
eye 1,784
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Topics: Illinois, Randolph, Kaskaskia - Public records, Illinois - Archives and libraries, Illinois -...
Allen County Public Library
by Bateman, Newton, 1822-1897. cn; Selby, Paul, 1825-1913; Kenaga, William F., 1835-; Letourneau, George R., 1831-
texts
eye 1,769
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Topics: Illinois -- History Dictionaries, Illinois -- Biography, Kankakee County (Ill.) -- History,...
Allen County Public Library
by Bateman, Newton, 1822-1897. cn; Selby, Paul, 1825-1913; Hurd, Harvey B. (Harvey Bostwick), 1828-1906; Sheppard, Robert Dickinson, 1846-1933
texts
eye 1,747
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Topics: Illinois -- History Dictionaries, Evanston (Ill.) -- History, Evanston (Ill.) -- Biography,...
Reel 102. Jan. 3 - Apr. 30, 1881
Topic: Ships
Allen County Public Library
by Avery, Phineas O., 1838-
texts
eye 1,619
favorite 0
comment 0
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Topic: Illinois Cavalry. 4th Regiment, 1861-1864
Allen County Public Library
texts
eye 1,612
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Description based on first issue
Topics: Freemasons. Grand Lodge of Illinois, Freemasons, Secret societies, Fraternal organizations,...
Topics: Catholic Church - Illinois - Chicago, genealogy
Allen County Public Library
by Bateman, Newton, 1822-1897, ed; Selby, Paul, 1825-1913, joint ed; Bell, H. C. (Henry Clinton), b.1849
texts
eye 1,577
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Topics: Clark County (Ill.) -- History, Clark County (Ill.) -- Biography, Illinois -- History, genealogy
Allen County Public Library
texts
eye 1,567
favorite 0
comment 0
Description based on first issue
Topics: Freemasons. Grand Lodge of Illinois, Freemasons, Secret societies, Fraternal organizations,...
The Library of Congress
by Illinois. Military and naval dept. [from old catalog]
texts
eye 1,559
favorite 1
comment 0
v. 1. Reports for the years 1865 and 1866. Also, rosters of officers, and historical memoranda of regiments numbered from the 7th to the 46th.--v. 2. Rosters of officers and historical memoranda of Illinois regiments numbered from the 47th to the 156th.--v.3. Rosters [etc.] of Illinois regiments numbered from the 1st to the 17th cavalry; 29th United States colored infantry, and the 1st and 2nd regiments and independent batteries of artillery. Also, rosters of enlisted men of regiments numbered...
Topics: Illinois -- Militia. [from old catalog], United States -- History Civil War, 1861-1865 Regimental...
Allen County Public Library
texts
eye 1,559
favorite 0
comment 0
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Topic: Illinois cavalry. 14th regt., 1863-1865
Allen County Public Library
by Bogart, Ernest Ludlow, 1870-1958; Thompson, Charles Manfred, 1877- , joint author
texts
eye 1,549
favorite 1
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Bibliography: p.517-532
Topics: Illinois -- History 1865-, Illinois -- Industries, Illinois -- Economic conditions, genealogy
Allen County Public Library
texts
eye 1,534
favorite 0
comment 0
Description based on first issue
Topics: Freemasons. Grand Lodge of Illinois, Freemasons, Secret societies, Fraternal organizations
Reel 102. Jan. 3 - Apr. 30, 1881
Topic: Ships
Allen County Public Library
texts
eye 1,434
favorite 0
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Topic: Illinois Infantry. 50th Regiment, 1861-1865
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Topic: Illinois infantry. 57th regt., 1861-1865
Allen County Public Library
texts
eye 1,384
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Description based on first issue
Topics: Freemasons. Grand Lodge of Illinois, Freemasons, Secret societies, Fraternal organizations
Microfilm copy of original data as collected by the Census Bureau
Topics: Registers of births, etc, Illinois
Allen County Public Library
by University of Illinois (Urbana-Champaign campus); University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
texts
eye 1,359
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Became University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign in 1966
Topics: University of Illinois (Urbana-Champaign campus), University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign,...
Allen County Public Library
by Illinois State Historical Society. 1n; Illinois State Historical Society. Transactions. 1n
texts
eye 1,345
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Vols. for 1937-42 issued without series note but constitute no. 44-49 of its publication
Topics: Illinois -- History Societies, etc, genealogy
Cover title
Topics: Fiftieth Regiment Illinois Veteran Volunteer Infantry Reunion Association, genealogy
Allen County Public Library
texts
eye 1,310
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Description based on first issue
Topics: Freemasons. Grand Lodge of Illinois, Freemasons, Secret societies, Fraternal organizations
15th Population Census of the United States - 1930
by United States. Bureau of the Census; United States. National Archives and Records Administration
texts
eye 1,287
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Microfilm copy of original data as collected by the Census Bureau
Topics: Registers of births, etc, Illinois
Allen County Public Library
texts
eye 1,271
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comment 0
Description based on first issue
Topics: Freemasons. Grand Lodge of Illinois, Freemasons, Secret societies, Fraternal organizations
Allen County Public Library
by University of Illinois (Urbana-Champaign campus); University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
texts
eye 1,233
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Became University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign in 1966
Topics: University of Illinois (Urbana-Champaign campus), University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign,...
Title varies slightly
Topics: Illinois. Dept. of Agriculture, Agriculture
Passenger Lists of Vessels for Baltimore and Philadelphia
by United States. National Archives and Records Service; United States. Bureau of Immigration; United States. Immigration and Naturalization Service
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eye 1,217
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Title and publication information from National Archives publications
Topic: Ships
Allen County Public Library
texts
eye 1,216
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Description based on: 60th (1899)
Topics: Freemasons. Grand Lodge of Illinois, Freemasons, Secret societies, Fraternal organizations,...
Allen County Public Library
texts
eye 1,163
favorite 1
comment 0
Description based on first issue
Topics: Freemasons. Grand Lodge of Illinois, Freemasons, Secret societies, Fraternal organizations,...
American Libraries
texts
eye 1,162
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pt. 1. Her personal history taken from a volume of rhymes composed by her.--pt. 2. Short accounts of important events in pioneer times in which her sons took an important part
Topics: Armstrong, Elsie (Strawn) 1789-1871, Armstrong family, Frontier and pioneer life -- Illinois, La...
Allen County Public Library
by University of Illinois (Urbana-Champaign campus); University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
texts
eye 1,154
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Became University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign in 1966
Topics: University of Illinois (Urbana-Champaign campus), University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign,...