US TERRITORY OR
Part of Northwest Territory, 1887; part of Indiana Territory, 1800; Illinois Territory, 1809
AVAILABLE STATE CENSUSES
1820, 1825, 1830, 1840, 1845, 1855, 1865
FIRST FEDERAL CENSUS
BIRTH AND DEATH RECORDS
1962 (request earlier records on the county level)
CONTACT FOR VITAL RECORDS
Illinois Department of Public Health
605 E. Ridgely Ave.
Springfield, IL 62702
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