Genealogy Links

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C H Moore Homestead -  DeWitt County Museum - Clinton IL

Simpkins Military History Museum (Heyworth Illinois)

Illinois State Archives                                                                         

Illinois Genealogical Society

Illinois State Historical Society

Geographic Names Information System

Find a Grave

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For any state-just substitute that state's name in the URL where Illinois is shown.

Symbols found on tombstones

Great Introduction to Genealogy(thanks to "Ms. Phillips' Genealogy Kids")

IRAD (Illinois Regional Archives Depository)

Illinois Orphan Train