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 ILLINOIS MARRIAGE RECORDS, 1851-1900

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Illinois Marriage Records, 1851-1900

Index to marriages in various Illinois counties between 1851 and 1900.

Description

Considered a settler's paradise when 2 French explorers arrived in the area, the population of Illinois grew by more than 4 million in the second half of the 19th century. This database is a collection of marriage records from the state during that time period. Each record provides the names of both bride and groom along with the marriage date. Also included is the county where the ceremony was performed. This update adds the records of Winnebago and Greene counties to those of Adams, Clark, Coles, DeKalb, Edgar, Fayette, Hancock Bond, Jackson, Johnson, Kendall, McDonough, Menard, Ogle, Randolph, Rock Island, Sangamon, Shelby, St Clair, Vermillion, Warren, and White counties.

Extended Description

Adams County was formed in 1825 and was organized from Pike County and unorganized territory. The records in this database cover the years 1851 through 1900.
Original data: Adams County, Illinois Marriages, 1851-1900. County court records located at Quincy, Illinois. Family History Library film # (1845384 - 1845385)

Bond County was created in 1817 from parts of Madison, Crawford, and Edwards counties. The records from the county in this database cover the years 1851 through 1899.
Original data: Bond County, Illinois Marriages, 1851-99. County court records located in Greenville, Illinois or Family History Library microfilm #1317522-1317524.

Clark County was formed in 1819 from Crawford county. The records in this database cover the years 1851 through 1899.
Original data: Clark County, Illinois Marriages, 1851-99. County court records located at Marshall, Illinois. Family History Library film # (1306060 - 1306062)

Coles County was formed in 1830 from Clark & Edgar Counties. The records in this database cover the years 1851 through 1870.
Original data: Coles County, Illinois Marriages, 1851-70. County court records located at Charleston, Illinois. Family History Library film # (1301516 - 1301517)

DeKalb County was formed in 1837 from Kane County. The records in this database cover the years 1851 through 1875.
Original data: DeKalb County, Illinois Marriages, 1851-75. County court records located at Sycamore, Illinois. Records were extracted at the county court house.

Edgar County was formed in 1823 from Clark County. The records from the county in this database cover the years 1851 through 1900.
Original data: Edgar County, Illinois Marriages, 1851-1900. County court records located at Paris, Illinois or Family History Library microfilm #1301880-1301882.

Fayette County was formed in 1821 and was organized from Clark, Bond, Jefferson, Wayne and Crawford Counties. The records in this database cover the years 1851 through 1899.
Original data: Fayette County, Illinois Marriages, 1851-99. County court records located at Vandalia, Illinois. These records were extracted at County Courthouse.

Greene County was formed in 1821 from Madison County. The records in this database cover the years 1851 through 1869.
Original data: Greene County, Illinois Marriages, 1851-69. County court records located at Carrollton, Illinois. Family History Library film # (1310037-1310038)

Hancock County was formed in 1825 and was organized from unorganized Pike and Adams Counties. The records in this database cover the years 1851 through 1860.
Original data: Hancock County, Illinois Marriages, 1851-60. County court records located at Carthage, Illinois. Family History Library film # (1532141-1532146)

Henry County is located in the northwestern portion of Illinois. It was created in 1825 from unorganized lands. Research in Peoria and Knox counties may result in records for Henry County. The records from the county in this database cover the years 1851 through 1900.
Original data: Henry County, Illinois Marriages, 1851-1900. County court records located at Cambridge, Illinois or Family History Library microfilm #1435944-1435945.

Jackson County was formed in 1816 from Randolph and Johnson counties. The records from the county in this database cover the years 1851 through 1875.
Original data: Jackson County, Illinois Marriages, 1851-75. County court records located at Murphysboro, Illinois or Family History Library microfilm #0968928-0968929.

Johnson County was created in 1812 from Randolph County. The records from the county in this database cover the years 1851 through 1875.
Original data: Johnson County, Illinois Marriages, 1851-75. County court records located in Vienna, Illinois or Family History Library microfilm #0964807-0964811.

Kendall County was created in 1841 from LaSalle and Kane counties. The county's records in this database cover the years 1851 through 1900.
Original data: Kendall County, Illinois Marriages, 1851-1900. County court records located at Yorkville, Illinois or Family History Library microfilm #1403534.

McDonough County was formed in 1826 from unorganized territory and from Schulyer County. The records in this database cover the years 1851 through 1875.
Original data: McDonough County, Illinois Marriages, 1851-75. County court records located at Macomb, Illinois. Records were extracted from the County Courthouse.

Menard County was formed in 1839 and was organized from Sangamon County. The records in this database cover the years 1851 through 1900.
Original data: Menard County, Illinois Marriages, 1851-1900. County court records located at Petersburg, Illinois. Family History Library film # (1311614)

Vermillion County was formed in 1826 from unorganized Clark and unorganized Edgar counties. The records in this database cover the years 1876 through 1890.
Original data: Vermillion County, Illinois Marriages, 1876-90. County court records located at Danville, Illinois. Family History Library film # (1298748 - 1298749)

Winnebago County was formed in 1836 from Jo Daviess county and unorganized (LaSalle). The records in this database cover the years 1851 through 1865.
Original data: Winnebago County, Illinois Marriages, 1851-65. County court records located at Rockford, Illinois. Family History Library film # (1914041 - 1914042)

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