List of Genealogical materials available at the Library:

Census 1840- 1930, plus indexes

Marriage Index 1839-1979

Newspapers on microfilm for:

Clinton (1854- ), Weldon (1893-1975), Kenney (1881- 1954) and Farmer City (1879-2002)

Funeral Home Records

Land Records

Bible Records

Cemetery Records

Family Files & Histories

Indexes to common law, criminal, insolvent/insane, guardianship, naturalization, plus miscellaneous other Circuit Clerk's records

DeWitt County early Marriage Licenses, 1839-1979

Genealogy Holdings

Probate records (original packets)-wills not included-

Death Index 1878-1980

Birth Index 1878-1915


DeWitt County history books,

DeWitt County atlases and Plat books

Ancestor Charts


Clinton City Directories 1915-

Miscellaneous DeWitt County Military Records (Civil War, WW I, WW 2)

Church Records

DeWitt County Poor Farm Records

Early land records and much more

Materials about other counties and states