This section lists county associations from McHenry to Rock Island providing details about each one and what resources and publications they offer.
The association has many volumes relating to genealogy on the shelves of Crystal Lake Public Library and the McHenry Public Library. An Every Name Index to Ancestor Charts submitted to the group between 1981-1999 is available on the site.
A transcription of early records of St John the Baptist Catholic Church covering the years 1852-1868 is also available.
There are also indexes to:
Numerous publications are available for sale, which incorporate:
The association has a Research Centre which is located at Litchfield Museum and an extensive number of books and resources are accessible. Indexes include:
A number of publications are also available, including Marriage Records 1821-1885, Census Transcriptions for the 1830-1910 Censuses and indexes to some Montgomery Co. Cemeteries.
There is an index to the 1888 Census of Peoria Township on the site and an index of Bible Records.
A number of publications are available, which incorporate:
The association has a Library where an extensive number of resources are accessible, including:
There are also on-line indexes to some Library Resources, including Randolph Co. Death Records 1839-1955, St Mary Help of Christians Catholic Church Vols. I and II and Randolph Co. Early Settlers.
There is also a list of surnames currently being researched by members.Website:
The association was established in 1972. They have indexed obituaries found in the Rock Island Argus and/or Quad City Times Newspapers from 2005-2011. An index to Rock Island Co. Cemeteries is also on the site.
A number of publications are available, including:
A list of surnames currently being researched by members is also available.