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Edgar County, Illinois Genealogy

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* [https://graveyards.com/Illinois/Edgar Graveyards of Illinois]
*[https://www.familysearch.org/research/places/?reqParents=392520&reqParentsLabel=Edgar%2C%20Illinois%2C%20United%20States&reqParentsType=209&reqTypes=20&reqTypeLabel=Cemetery FamilySearch Places]
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| colspan="2" bgcolor="#E0E0E0" style="border:1px solid black"| <center>See '''[[Illinois Cemeteries]]''' for more information</center>
==== Federal ====
{{USCensusPopHistorical populations|type = USA|heading = Census|footnote = Source: [https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Edgar_County,_Illinois#Demographics "Wikipedia.org".] | 1830=|4071| 1840=|8225| 1850=|10692| 1860=|16925| 1870=|21450| 1880=|25499| 1890=|26787| 1900=|28273| 1910=|27336| 1920=|25769| 1930=|24966| 1940=|24430| 1950=|23407| 1960=|22550| 1970=|21591| 1980=|21725| 1990=|19595| 2000=|19704|2010 |18576
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:*'''1899''' Little Grove Church {{FHL|27448|item|disp=FHL film 1305171 Item 9}}
 
'''List of Churches and Church Parishes'''
*'''[https://www.familysearch.org/research/places/?reqParents=392520&reqParentsLabel=Edgar%2C%20Illinois%2C%20United%20States&reqParentsType=209&reqTypeGroups=3&reqTypeLabel=Churches%20and%20Church%20Parishes FamilySearch Places]'''
=== Court Records ===
:*[http://www.cyberdriveillinois.com/departments/archives/irad/township_maps/edgar_map.html Edgar County Federal Township Plats]
*[https://www.familysearch.org/research/places/?reqParents=392520&reqParentsLabel=Edgar%2C%20Illinois%2C%20United%20States&reqParentsType=209&reqTypeGroups=8&reqTypeLabel=Cities%20and%20Towns FamilySearch Places]:Cities and Towns- [[FamilySearch Places|How to Use FS Places]]
=== Military ===
'''Online Probate Records'''
*'''1772 - 1999''' [http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=9048 Illinois Wills and Probate Records 1772-1999] at [http://home.ancestry.com/ Ancestry.com] — index and images '''$'''
*'''1819 - 1988''' {{RecordSearch|1834344|Illinois Probate Records 1819-1988}} at [https://www.familysearch.org/search/ FamilySearch.org] — images
==== Libraries ====
[httphttps://www.lincolntrailfacebook.infocom/pages/category/Library/Chrisman-Public-Library-596573540400263/cin.html Chrisman Public Library ]<br>108 North Illinois Street, Chrisman, IL 61924-1001 <br>(217) 269-3011<br><br>[http://wwwedgarcountygenealogy.comwares.net/ecglorg/ Edgar County Genealogy Library] <br>408 N Main St<br>Paris, IL 61944-1549<br>(217) 463-4209<br><br>[http://wwwkansaslibrary.lincolntrailjigsy.infocom/kan.html Kansas Community Memorial Library] <br>107 N Front St<br>Kansas, IL 61933<br>(217) 948-5484<br><br>[http://www.parispubliclibrary.org/ Paris Carnegie Public Library]<br>207 S. Main St<br>Paris IL 61944<br>(217) 463-3950
=== Social Groups Online ===
=== Societies ===
'''Edgar County Genealogical Society'''<br>408 N. Main Street<br>PO Box 304<br>Paris, Illinois 61944-0304<br>Telephone Number: 217-463-4209<br>E-mail: [mailto:ecgl@comwares.net ecgl@comwares.net]<br>[http://wwwedgarcountygenealogy.comwares.net/ecglorg/ Website]<br><br>
Hours:<br>9 a.m. - 4p.m. Wed, Thur, Fri<br>9 a.m. - 1 p.m. 1st Sat of each month<br>Closed Holidays<br><br>
See [[Illinois Vital Records]] for more information about Vital records in Illinois. See also [http://www.genealogyinc.com/illinois/il-vital-records/ How to order Illinois Vital Records] or [http://www.genealogyinc.com/ordervitalcertificate/ order electronically online].
<br> Vital records consist of birth, death, marriage and divorce records. Original birth and death certificates recorded until the year 1916 are kept by the [http://www.edgarcounty-il.gov/CountyClerk/default.aspx Edgar County Clerk] while those recorded after 1916 are kept by the [httphttps://www.idphdph.stateillinois.il.usgov/vitalrecordstopics-services/index.htm birth-death-other-records Illinois Department of Public Health] with a copy to the County Clerk. Original marriage records are usually kept by the County Clerk from the establishment of the county to the present. Original divorce records are generally in the office of the Circuit Court Clerk.
The following abstracts and copies of original records may be accessed through online databases, the [[The Family History Library|Family History Library]] and the [http://www.ilsos.gov/GenealogyMWeb/iradsrch.html Illinois Regional Archives Depository (IRAD)] located at the Eastern Illinois University (EIU) - search for Edgar County records. For information on how to use IRAD see the [[IRAD - Eastern Illinois University|EIU IRAD Wiki page.]]
'''Online Resources'''
:*'''1749-1999''' {{RecordSearch|3541609|Illinois Deaths and Burials, 1749-1999}} at [https://familysearch.org/search FamilySearch] — index, some images
:*'''1850-1880''' {{RecordSearch|2334599|Illinois Mortality Schedules, 1850-1880}} at [https://familysearch.org/search FamilySearch] — index and images
:*'''1916-1950''' [http://www.cyberdriveillinois.com/departments/archives/databases/idphdeathindex.html Database of Illinois Death Certificates, 1916-1950]
*[http://www.genealogyinc.com/illinois/edgar-county/ Edgar County, IL History, Records, Facts and Genealogy]
*[http://ldsgenealogy.com/IL/Edgar-County.htm Edgar County IL Genealogy] *[https://plus.google.com/u/0/communities/104195621376697101310 Illinois Genealogy Network Community on Google+]
*[https://www.facebook.com/groups/196017143782491/ Illinois Genealogy Network Group on Facebook]
*[http://apps.ilsos.gov/GenealogyMWeb/iradsrch.html Local Governmental Records Database] IRAD
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