SALUTING OUR SOLDIERS AND SAILORS, PAST AND
THANK YOU FOR SERVING!
Welcome to the Original and Official web site of
Illinois Trails History and Genealogy.
As Always, our volunteers are dedicated to providing you with FREE online data!
Bookmark this page for future reference!
On the right hand side of this page, you will find:
updates, which include links to our Regional Pages, Northern Trails,
Trails and Southern Trails. Included on our Regional Pages are
a state map, contact information and links to counties covered under each region. We will be adding updates
and introductions to our new hosts on the regional pages soon.
Counties For Each Month
additions to the State pages (information that covers the entire state)
Search Engine, powered by GOOGLE that you can use to search all of the Illinois Trails History and Genealogy data
ISGS FALL CONFERENCE
Itasca, IL on Saturday, October 14, 2006
Don't miss the ISGS 2006 Fall Conference!
More Information can be found by visiting ISGS' website
Illinois Trails, established by Carol Dean and Susan Cook, is an Independent, non-profit organization dedicated
to providing free access to Historical and Genealogical Records pertaining to Illinois exclusively and we are not
affiliated with any other organization. Our goal is to provide you with free, online data - following ALL
COPYRIGHT laws, so that you may research your family's Illinois heritage. Following copyright laws assures
you that all data is obtained
legally and ethically and that it will remain online and will never be removed due to legal reasons.
Illinois Trails History and Genealogy volunteers, located at www.iltrails.org, will never ask you for monetary donations or charge for access to data. Illinois
Trails History and Genealogy has an excellent reputation in the Genealogical community, and we will be working
hard to continue to build on moral and ethical guidelines that Illinois Trails History and Genealogy is known for.
©Copyright Susan Cook, Carol Dean and Sue Reed, representatives of the ©Original and Official
Illinois Trails History and Genealogy Project, established March 6, 2000 (http://www.iltrails.org and http://www.iltrails.net)
All Rights Reserved. This copyright includes all contents of this site and domain (/index.html)
and does not extend to any other entity. It may not be quoted or retransmitted without a full citation to
the author, and may not be put into print -- in whole or part -- without the individual author's express written
CLICK A TRAIL AND GO! MANY COUNTIES ARE BACK
OUR NEWEST PROJECT!
Northwest Territory - Updates!
Includes early data from all States that were part of the Territory - Illinois, Indiana, Michigan, Ohio, Wisconsin
and early records from Kentucky
This is an ongoing project, so be sure to check back often for updates!
NEW STATEWIDE DATA:
The Gold Rush and The Donner Party
of Midwesterners along the Trail!
Blacks Who Served in WWI - Lots of Names!
Newspaper Database Page - Updated!
Illinois and the Underground Railroad To Canada
The 1837 4th Anniversary of the American Anti-Slavery Society
List of Office
Holders (All States), Newspaper Clippings regarding Slaves and State Societies
The History of the American Legion - Includes all States - Charter Officers
and Members - Lots of Names!
Americans held during the Revolutionary War - Prison notes
and 8000 names listed with the British War Department
NEW COUNTY DATA
Visit Our Regional Pages for Updates - Lots of