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| county = Clinton County
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| building address = 850 Fairfax Street<br>Carlyle, IL 62231<br>
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618-594-2464, Ext. 630
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{{Illinois-stub}}&nbsp;''[[United States|United States&nbsp;]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Illinois|Illinois]]&nbsp;[[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] Clinton County'' <br>  
  
 
== 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), 193. ({{FHL|1852055|item}} Ref Book 973 D27e 2002). [http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/50140092 WorldCat entry].</ref>
 
*'''County seat:'''&nbsp;&nbsp;Carlyle <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed''. (Draper, UT: Everton Publishers, 2002), 193. ({{FHL|1852055|item}} Ref Book 973 D27e 2002). [http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/50140092 WorldCat entry].</ref>
  
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| footnote=[http://www.census.gov/population/cencounts/il190090.txt IL Counties 1900-1990]  
}}For tips on accessing census records online, see [[Illinois Census]].
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}}For tips on accessing census records online, see [[Illinois Census]].  
  
 
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Revision as of 14:46, 26 May 2011

Clinton County, Illinois
Map
Boundary map of Clinton County, Illinois
Map of the U.S. highlighting Illinois
Location of Illinois in the U.S.
Facts
Founded: December 27, 1824
County Seat Carlyle
Courthouse
IL-clinton-courthouse.jpg
Address 850 Fairfax Street
Carlyle, IL 62231

618-594-2464, Ext. 630

Website: www.clintonco.illinois.gov
Named for: DeWitt Clinton


Template:Illinois-stub United States  Gotoarrow.png Illinois, United States Genealogy Gotoarrow.png 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.

  • 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.

Census[edit | edit source]

Historical populations
Census Pop.
190019,824
191022,83215.2%
192022,9470.5%
193021,369−6.9%
194022,9127.2%
195022,594−1.4%
196024,0296.4%
197028,31517.8%
198032,61715.2%
199033,9444.1%
200035,5354.7%
Est. 200636,6333.1%
IL Counties 1900-1990

For tips on accessing census records online, see Illinois Census.

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), 193. (FHL Collection Ref Book 973 D27e 2002). WorldCat entry.