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== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
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==== Parent County  ====
 
==== Parent County  ====
  
*'''1824'''--Clinton County was created 27 December 1824&nbsp;from [[Washington_County,_Illinois|Washington]],[[Bond_County,_Illinois|Bond]], [[Fayette_County,_Illinois|Fayette]] and [[Crawford_County,_Illinois|Crawford]] Counties.<br>  
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*'''1824'''--Clinton County was created 27 December 1824&nbsp;from [[Washington County, Illinois|Washington]],[[Bond County, Illinois|Bond]], [[Fayette County, Illinois|Fayette]] and [[Crawford County, Illinois|Crawford]] Counties.<br>
 
*'''County seat:'''&nbsp;&nbsp;Carlyle <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
 
*'''County seat:'''&nbsp;&nbsp;Carlyle <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
  
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==== Neighboring Counties  ====
 
==== Neighboring Counties  ====
  
*[[Bond_County,_Illinois|Bond]]
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*[[Bond County, Illinois|Bond]]  
*[[Fayette_County,_Illinois|Fayette]]
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*[[Fayette County, Illinois|Fayette]]  
*[[Madison_County,_Illinois|Madison]]
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*[[Madison County, Illinois|Madison]]  
*[[Marion_County,_Illinois|Marion]]
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*[[Marion County, Illinois|Marion]]  
*[[St._Clair_County,_Illinois|St. Clair]]
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*[[St. Clair County, Illinois|St. Clair]]  
*[[Washington_County,_Illinois|Washington]]
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*[[Washington County, Illinois|Washington]]
  
 
== Resources  ==
 
== Resources  ==
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*[http://www.cyberdriveillinois.com/publications/pdf_publications/ard131.pdf Illinois State Archives pamphlet on African American Research] describes what&nbsp;records are&nbsp;at the State Archives with an online method for ordering records.  
 
*[http://www.cyberdriveillinois.com/publications/pdf_publications/ard131.pdf Illinois State Archives pamphlet on African American Research] describes what&nbsp;records are&nbsp;at the State Archives with an online method for ordering records.  
*[https://wiki.familysearch.org/en/African-American_Resources_for_Illinois  
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*[https://wiki.familysearch.org/en/African-American_Resources_for_Illinois
  
 
==== Cemeteries  ====
 
==== Cemeteries  ====
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== References  ==
 
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Revision as of 17:54, 25 August 2010

Template:Illinois-stub United States  > Illinois, United States Genealogy > Clinton County

County Courthouse[edit | edit source]

History[edit | edit source]

Parent County[edit | edit source]

Boundary Changes[edit | edit source]

Record Loss[edit | edit source]

Places / Localities[edit | edit source]

Populated Places[edit | edit source]

Neighboring Counties[edit | edit source]

Resources[edit | edit source]

African American[edit | edit source]

The following have information concerning African American research.

Cemeteries[edit | edit source]

Illinois cemetery records often identify birth, death, relationship, and military information, as well as religious affiliation. Local volunteers through Random Acts of Genealogical Kindness may take photographs of headstones found in county cemeteries.

  • Find A Grave can be searched by the name of a person or family to find where a person is buried.  Usually gives birth and death dates often with a picture of the tombstone.  May give obituaries, names of family members and links to their information in Find A Grave.
  • There may be some books that list records of cemeteries in Clinton County on Google Books or available at public libraries.

Church[edit | edit source]

Court[edit | edit source]

Land[edit | edit source]

Local Histories[edit | edit source]

Maps[edit | edit source]

Military[edit | edit source]

Newspapers[edit | edit source]

Probate[edit | edit source]

Taxation[edit | edit source]

Vital Records[edit | edit source]

Societies and Libraries [edit | edit source]

Web Sites[edit | edit source]

References[edit | edit source]

  1. The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).