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COUNTYDOCUMENT TITLE & YEAR PUBLISHED
GENERAL INFOCounties of Illinois, their Origin and Evolution, 1906
Origin and Evolution of Illinois Counties, 2010
Illinois Counties and Incorporated Municipalities. pub:2012
ADAMSHistory of Adams County, Illinois, 1879
Portrait and Biographical Record of Adams County, Illinois, 1892
ALEXANDERHistory of Alexander County, Illinois, 1883
BONDHistory of Bond County, Illinois, 1882
Portrait and Biographical Record of Bond County, Illinois, 1892
Historical Encyclopedia of Illinois and History of Bond County, 1915
BOONEPast and present of Boone County, Illinois, 1877
Portrait and Biographical Record of Boone County, Illinois, 1892
BROWNHistory of Brown County, Illinois, 1882
BUREAUHistory of Bureau County, Illinois, 1885
Prairie Farmers Directory of Bureau County, Illinois, 1916
CALHOUNPortrait and Biographical Album of Calhoun County, Illinois, 1891
Prairie Farmers Directory of Calhoun County, Illinois, 1919
CARROLLHistory of Carroll County, Illinois, 1878
Historical Encyclopedia of Illinois and History of Carroll County, Vol 1, 1913
CASSHistorical Sketch of Cass County, Illinois, 1876
History of Cass County, Illinois, 1882
Historical Encyclopedia of Illinois and History of Cass County, Vol 1, 1915
Farmer's Review of Cass County, Illinois, 1917
CHAMPAIGNPortrait and Biographical Album of Champaign County, Illinois, 1887
The Biographical Record of Champaign, Illinois, 1900
Historical Encyclopedia of Illinois and History of Champaign County, Vol 1, 1905
Historical Encyclopedia of Illinois and History of Champaign County, Vol 2, 1905
CHRISTIANHistory of Christian County, Illinois, 1880
Past and present of Christian County, Illinois, 1904
Official Christian County, Illinois, Plat Book and Rural Directory, 1958
CLARKHistory of Clark County, Illinois, 1883
CLAYHistory of Clay County, Illinois, 1884
Biographical and Reminiscent History of Clay County, Illinois, 1909
CLINTONPortrait and Biographical Record of Clinton County, Illinois, 1894
COLESHistory of Coles County, Illinois, 1879
Portrait and Biographical Album of Coles County, Illinois,1887
Historical Encyclopedia of Illinois and History of Coles County, 1906
Farmer's Review of Coles County, Illinois, 1918
Pioneers of Coles County, Illinois, 1942
COOKPortrait and Biographical Record of Cook County, Illinois, 1894
Cook County, Illinois, Album of Genealogy and Biography with Portraits, 1900
Historical Encyclopedia of Illinois and History of Cook County, Vol 1, 1905
Historical Encyclopedia of Illinois and History of Cook County, Vol 2, 1905
Prairie Farmers Directory of Southern Cook County, Illinois, 1918
CRAWFORDHistory of Crawford County, Illinois, 1883
CUMBERLANDCounty of Cumberland, Illinois, Historical and Biographical, 1884
DANEFormed in 1839 from Montgomery, Sangamon and Shelby Counties, renamed to Christian County on February 1, 1840.
DEKALBHistory of DeKalb County, Illinois, 1868
The Biographical Record of De Kalb County, Illinois, 1898
Past and Present of DeKalb County, Illinois, Vol 1, 1907
Past and Present of DeKalb County, Illinois, Vol 2, 1907
DE WITTHistory of De Witt County, Illinois, 1882
The Biographical Record of De Witt County, Illinois, 1901
DOUGLASHistory of Douglas County, Illinois, 1876
Historical and Biographical Record of Douglas County, Illinois, 1900
Farmer's Review of Douglas County, Illinois, 1918
DU PAGEHistory of DuPage County, Illinois, 1857
DuPage County, Illinois, Combination Atlas, Map and History, 1874
History of DuPage County, Illinois, 1882
Portrait and Biographical Record of DuPage County, Illinois, 1894
Historical Encyclopedia of Illinois and History of DuPage County, Vol 2, 1913
EDGARPortrait and Biographical Album of Edgar County, Illinois, 1889
Prairie Farmers Directory of Edgar County Illinois, 1917
EDWARDSHistory of Edwards County, Illinois, 1883
History of the English Settlement in Edwards County, Illinois, 1909
EFFINGHAMHistory of Effingham County, Illinois, 1883
Portrait and Biographical Record of Effingham County, Illinois, 1893
Historical Encyclopedia of Illinois and History of Effingham County, 1910
FAYETTEHistory of Fayette County, Illinois, 1878
FORDHistory of Ford County, Illinois, from its earliest settlement to 1908.
Prairie Farmers Directory of Ford County, Illinois, 1917
FRANKLINHistory of Franklin County, Illinois, 1887
FULTONHistory of Fulton County, Illinois, 1879
Portrait and Biographical Album of Fulton County, Illinois, 1890
Historical Encyclopedia of Illinois and History of Fulton County, 1908
Prairie Farmers Directory of Fulton County, Illinois, 1917
GALLATINHistory of Gallatin County, Illinois, 1887
GREENEHistory of Greene County, Illinois, 1885
History of Greene County, Illinois, its past and present, 1879
Past and Present of Greene County, Illinois, 1905
GRUNDYHistory of Grundy County, Illinois, 1882
Biographical and genealogical record of Grundy County, Illinois, Vol 1, 1900
Biographical and genealogical record of Grundy County, Illinois, Vol 2, 1900
HAMILTONHistory of Hamilton County, Illinois, 1887
HANCOCKPortrait and Biographical Record of Hancock County, Illinois, 1894
Biographical Review of Hancock County, Illinois, 1907
HARDINThe Biographical Review of Hardin County, Illinois, 1893
History of Hardin County, Illinois, 1939
HENDERSONHistory of Henderson County, 1882
Portrait and Biographical Record of Henderson County, Illinois, 1894
HENRYHistory of Henry County, Illinois, Its Tax-Payers and Voters, 1877
The Biographical Record of Henry County, Illinois, 1901
History of Henry County, Illinois, Vol 1, 1910
History of Henry County, Illinois, Vol 2, 1910
HIGHLANDFormed in 1847 from Adams and Marquette Counties, abolished in 1848
IROQUOISPortrait and Biographical Record of Iroquois County, Illinois, 1893
JACKSONPortrait and Biographical Record of Jackson County, Illinois, 1894
JASPERCounty of Jasper, Illinois, Historical and Biographical, 1884
History of Jasper County Illinois, 1893
Portrait and Biographical Record of Jasper County, Illinois, 1893
JEFFERSONHistory of Jefferson County, Illinois, 1883
Portrait and Biographical Record of Jefferson County, Illinois, 1894
History of Jefferson County, Illinois, 1909
JERSEYHistorical Sketch of Jersey County, Illinois, 1876
History of Jersey County, Illinois, 1885
JO DAVIESSHistorical Encyclopedia of Illinois and History of Jo Daviess County, 1904
JOHNSONThe Biographical Review of Johnson County, Illinois, 1893
KANEThe Biographical Record of Kane County, Illinois, 1898
Historical Encyclopedia of Illinois and History of Kane County, 1904
KANKAKEEHistorical Encyclopedia of Illinois and History of Kankakee County, Vol 1, 1906
Prairie Farmers Directory of Kankakee County, Illinois, 1917
KENDALLHistory of Kendall County, Illinois, from the earliest discoveries to the present time, 1877
KNOXHistory of Knox County, Illinois, 1878
Portrait and Biographical Album of Knox County, Illinois, 1886
Historical Encyclopedia of Illinois and History of Knox County, 1899
LA SALLEHistory of La Salle County, Illinois, 1877
Past and Present of La Salle County, Illinois, 1877
Biographical and genealogical record of La Salle County, Illinois, Vol 1, 1900
Biographical and genealogical record of La Salle County, Illinois, Vol 2, 1900
LAKEHistorical and Statistical Sketches of Lake County, Illinois, 1852
History of Lake County, 1912
LAWRENCEHistory of Lawrence County, Illinois, 1883
LEEHistory of Lee County, Illinois, 1881
Recollections of Pioneers from Lee County, Illinois, 1893
Historical Encyclopedia of Illinois and History of Lee County, 1904
History of Lee County, Illinois, Vol 1, 1914
History of Lee County, Illinois, Vol 2, 1914
History of Early Lee County, Illinois, 1918
LIVINGSTONHistory of Livingston County, Illinois, 1878
Portrait and Biographical Album of Livingston County, Illinois, 1888
The Biographical Record of Livingston County, Illinois, 1900
LOGANThe Biographical Record of Logan County, Illinois, 1901
McDONOUGHHistory of McDonough County, Illinois, 1878
Portrait and Biographical Record of McDonough County, Illinois, 1894
Historical Encyclopedia of Illinois and History of McDonough County, 1907
McHENRYHistorical Encyclopedia of Illinois and History of Mc Henry County, Vol 2, 1915
History of McHenry County, Illinois, Vol 1, 1922
History of McHenry County, Illinois, Vol 2, 1922
McLEANHistory of McLean County, Illinois, 1879
The Biographical Record of Mc Lean County, Illinois, 1899
Historical Encyclopedia of Illinois and History of McLean County, Vol 1, 1908
History of McLean County, Illinois, Vol 2, 1924
MACONHistory of Macon County, Illinois, 1876
Portrait and Biographical Record of Macon County, Illinois, 1893
Past and present of Macon County, Illinois, (and the City of Decatur) 1903
MACOUPINPortrait and Biographical Record of Macoupin County, Illinois, 1891
Macoupin County, Illinois, Biographical Records, 1904
History of Macoupin County, Illinois, Vol 1, 1911
MADISONHistory of Madison County, Illinois, 1882
Anti-German Sentiment in Madison and St. Clair Counties, Illinois. 1916-1919. pub:1966
MARIONPortrait and Biographical Record of Marion County, Illinois, 1894
Biographical and Reminiscent History of Marion County, Illinois, 1909
Brinkerhoff's History of Marion County, Illinois, 1909
MARQUETTEFormed in 1843 from Adams County, abolished in 1847
MARSHALLPast and present of Marshall County, Illinois, 1907
MASONHistory of Mason County, Illinois, 1879
Portrait and Biographical Record of Mason County, Illinois, 1894
Pioneers of Mason County, Illinois, 1902
Farmer's Review of Mason County, Illinois, 1917
MASSACThe Biographical Review of Massac County, Illinois, 1893
History of Massac County, Illinois, 1955
MENARDHistory of Menard County, Illinois, 1879
Pioneers of Menard County, Illinois, 1902
Past and present of Menard County, Illinois, 1905
Farmer's Review of Menard County, Illinois, 1917
MERCERHistory of Mercer County, 1882
Historical Encyclopedia of Illinois and History of Mercer County, 1903
MONROEHistorical Sketch of Early Settlements in Illinois' Monroe County & Indian Wars, 1833
History of Monroe County, Illinois, 1883
Portrait and Biographical Record of Monroe County, Illinois, 1894
Prairie Farmers Directory of Monroe County, Illinois, 1919
MONTGOMERYHistory of Montgomery County, Illinois, 1882
Portrait and Biographical Record of Montgomery County, Illinois, 1892
Past and present of Montgomery County, Illinois, 1904
Prairie Farmers Directory of Montgomery County, Illinois, 1918
MORGANPortrait and Biographical Album of Morgan County, Illinois, 1889
Prairie Farmers Directory of Morgan County, Illinois, 1917
MOULTRIEPortrait and Biographical Record of Moultrie County, Illinois, 1891
OGLEHistory of Ogle County, Illinois, 1878
The Biographical Record of Ogle County, Illinois, 1899
Historical Encyclopedia of Illinois and History of Ogle County, Vol 1, 1909
Historical Encyclopedia of Illinois and History of Ogle County, Vol 2, 1909
PEORIAHistorical Encyclopedia of Illinois and History of Peoria County, Vol 1, 1901
Peoria City and County, Illinois, Vol 1, 1912
PERRYHistory of Perry County, Illinois, 1883
Portrait and Biographical Record of Perry County, Illinois, 1894
PIATTHistory of Piatt County, Illinois, 1883
Past and Present of Piatt County, Illinois, 1903
PIKEHistory of Pike County, Centennial Address was given at Pittsfield, Illinois, on July 4, 1876.
History of Pike County, Illinois. pub:1880
Portrait and Biographical Album of Pike County, Illinois, 1891
Past and Present of Pike County, Illinois, 1906
Prairie Farmers Directory of Pike County, Illinois, 1919
POPEThe Biographical Review of Pope County, Illinois, 1893
PULASKIHistory of Pulaski County, Illinois, 1883
PUTNAMPast and Present of Putnam County, Illinois, 1907
RANDOLPHHistory of Randolph County, Illinois, 1883
Portrait and Biographical Record of Randolph County, Illinois, 1894
RICHLANDCounty of Richland, Illinois, Historical and Biographical, 1884
History of Richland County, Illinois, 1893
Portrait and Biographical Record of Richland County, Illinois, 1893
Biographical and Reminiscent History of Richland County, Illinois, 1909
ROCK ISLANDPortrait and Biographical Album of Rock Island County, Illinois, 1885
The Biographical Record of Rock Island County, Illinois, 1897
Historical Encyclopedia of Illinois and History of Rock Island County, Vol 1, 1914
Historical Encyclopedia of Illinois and History of Rock Island County, Vol 2, 1914
SALINEHistory of Saline County, Illinois, 1887
SANGAMONHistory of Sangamon County, Illinois, 1881
Portrait and Biographical Album of Sangamon County, Illinois, 1891
Historical Encyclopedia of Illinois and History of Sangamon County, Vol 1, 1912
Farmer's Review of Sangamon County, Illinois, 1917
SCHUYLERHistory of Schuyler County, Illinois, 1882
History of the Early Settlers of Sangamon County, Illinois, 1886
Historical Encyclopedia of Illinois and History of Schuyler County, 1908
SCOTTPortrait and Biographical Album of Scott County, Illinois, 1889
Prairie Farmers Directory of Scott County, Illinois, 1917
SHELBYPortrait and Biographical Record of Shelby County, Illinois, 1891
Prairie Farmers Directory of Shelby County Illinois, 1918
ST. CLAIRHistory of St. Clair County, Illinois, 1881
Portrait and Biographical Record of St. Clair County, Illinois, 1892
St. Clair County's Namesake: Major-General Arthur St. Clair, A Brief Sketch, 1910
Prairie Farmers Directory of St. Clair County, Illinois, 1919
Anti-German Sentiment in Madison and St. Clair Counties, Illinois 1916-1919. pub:1966
STARKHistory of Stark County, Illinois, Vol 1, 1916
History of Stark County, Illinois, Vol 2, 1916
STEPHENSONHistory of Stephenson County, Illinois, 1880
Prairie Farmers Directory of Stephenson County, Illinois, 1917
TAZEWELLPortrait and Biographical Record of Tazewell County, Illinois, 1894
Historical Encyclopedia of Illinois and History of Tazewell County, Vol 2, 1905
UNIONHistory of Union County, Illinois, 1883
History of Union County, Illinois, 1941
VERMILIONPortrait and Biographical Album of Vermilion County , Illinois, 1889
Past and present of Vermilion County, Illinois, 1903
History of Vermilion County, Illinois, Vol 1, 1911
History of Vermilion County, Illinois, Vol 2, 1911
Stories of Historical Days in Vermilion County, Illinois, 1934
WABASHHistory of Wabash County, Illinois 1883
Historical Encyclopedia of Illinois and History of Wabash County, 1911
WARRENPast and present of Warren County, Illinois, 1877
Portrait and Biographical Album of Warren County, Illinois, 1886
WASHINGTONPortrait and Biographical Record of Washington County, Illinois, 1894
WAYNEFormed in 1803 from Knox and St. Clair Counties, abolished in 1847
WAYNEHistory of Wayne County, Illinois, 1884
WHITEHistory of White County, Illinois, 1883
WHITESIDEHistory of Whiteside County, Illinois, 1877
Portrait and Biographical Album of Whiteside County, Illinois, 1885
The Biographical Record of Whiteside County, Illinois, 1900
History of Whiteside County, Illinois, Vol 1, 1908
History of Whiteside County, Illinois, Vol 2, 1908
WILLHistory of Will County, Illinois, Vol 1, 1878
History of Will County, Illinois, Vol 2, 1878
Portrait and Biographical Album of Will County, Illinois, 1890
Genealogical and biographical record of Will County, Illinois, 1900
Past and Present of Will County, Illinois, 1907
Prairie Farmers Directory of Will County, Illinois, 1918
WILLIAMSONHistory of Williamson County, Illinois, 1887
WINNEBAGOHistory of Winnebago County, Illinois, 1877
Portrait and Biographical Record of Winnebago County, Illinois, 1892
Past and present of Winnebago County, Illinois, (and the city of Rockford) 1905
WOODFORDHistory of Woodford County, Illinois, 1877
Past and present of Woodford County, Illinois, 1878
Portrait and Biographical Album of Woodford County, Illinois, 1889
The Biographical Record of Woodford County, Illinois, 1900
History of Woodford County, Illinois, 1910
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