Difference between revisions of "Wabash County, Illinois Genealogy"

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== Resources  ==
 
== Resources  ==
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==== African American  ====
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The following have information concerning African American research.
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* [https://wiki.familysearch.org/en/African_American_Research African American Research] (US) has more information about the kinds of records
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*[http://www.cyberdriveillinois.com/publications/pdf_publications/ard131.pdf Illinois State Archives pamphlet on African American Research] describes what records are at the State Archives with an online method for ordering records.
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==== Cemeteries  ====
 
==== Cemeteries  ====

Revision as of 13:37, 12 August 2010

United States > Illinois > Wabash County

County Courthouse[edit | edit source]

History[edit | edit source]

Parent County[edit | edit source]

  • 1824--Wabash County was created 27 December 1825 from Edwards County.  County seat:  Mount Carmel [1]

Boundary Changes[edit | edit source]

Record Loss[edit | edit source]

April 5, 1857 -- Courthouse burned and many records were damaged.

For further information on researching in burned counties, see the following:

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]

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).