Books
Published and Cds
Morgan County, IL




(If you know of a published book for Morgan County, send the listing to the county coordinator.
Include name of book, author/compiler, publisher, year of publication and short description.)




Cemetery Census Family History Church Birth Death Marriage
History - county, city, township Military Directories Plats and Maps Links









Cemetery Listings


Diamond Grove Cemetery, Partial Reading 1985, Jacksonville Area Genealogical and Historical Society, printed 1994.

Diamond Grove Cemetery, Addendum 1981 through February 1994,.Jacksonville Area Genealogical and Historical Society, printed 1994.

Jacksonville East Cemetery, Partial Reading September 1985, Jacksonville Area Genealogical and Historical Society, printed 1994.

Jacksonville East Cemetery, Addendum 1981 through 1994, Jacksonville Area Genealogical and Historical Society, printed 1994.

Jacksonville Memorial Lawn Cemetery, Complete Record Through Decembber 1987, Jacksonville Area Genealogical and Historical Society, printed 1994.

Jacksonville Memorial Lawn Cemetery, Addendum 1988 Thru 1992, Jacksonville Area Genealogical and Historical Society, printed 1994.



Census Listings



1830 Federal Census, Morgan County Illinois, (Includes Present Scott & Cass Counties), Transcription by Jacksonville Area Genealogical and Historical Society, Jacksonville, Illinois, 1991.

1835 Illinois State Census Morgan County [In 1835 Cass & Scott Counties Were Part Of Morgan County]. Volume I, Transcription by Jacksonville Area Genealogical and Historical Society, Jacksonville, Illinois, 1991.

1835 Illinois State Census Morgan County [In 1835 Cass & Scott Counties Were Part Of Morgan County]. Volume II is the Index for the 1835 State Census, Transcription by Jacksonville Area Genealogical and Historical Society, Jacksonville, Illinois, 1991.

1850 Federal Census, Morgan County Illinois, Vol. I, Transcription by Jacksonville Area Genealogical and Historical Society, Jacksonville, Illinois.

1850 Federal Census, Morgan County Illinois, Vol. II (Includes index for both Volumes), Transcription by Jacksonville Area Genealogical and Historical Society, Jacksonville, Illinois.

1855 State Census For Morgan County, Illinois Index, Transcription by Jacksonville Area Genealogical and Historical Society, Jacksonville, Illinois, 1984.

1850 Scott County, Illinois Federal Census and Mortality Schedule, Transcription by Jacksonville Area Genealogical and Historical Society, Jacksonville, Illinois.

1860 Scott County, Illinois Federal Census, Transcription by Jacksonville Area Genealogical and Historical Society, Jacksonville, Illinois.

1870 Scott County, Illinois Federal Census, Transcription by Jacksonville Area Genealogical and Historical Society, Jacksonville, Illinois.

1880 Morgan County, Illinois Federal Census Index, Transcription by Jacksonville Area Genealogical and Historical Society, Jacksonville, Illinois, 1996.

1880 Scott County, Illinois Federal Census, Vol. I, Transcription by Jacksonville Area Genealogical and Historical Society, Jacksonville, Illinois.

1880 Scott County, Illinois Federal Census, Vol. II, (Includes index for both Volumes), Transcription by Jacksonville Area Genealogical and Historical Society, Jacksonville, Illinois.


Church Records



Birth, Death and Marriage Listings

Marriages



Morgan County Illinois Marriages Vol. 1 1827-1839, Margaret Sager Hohimer, Wanda Warkins Allers, Eileen Lynch Gochanour, Oct 1983

Marriages - Morgan County Illinois 1827-1845, 4 volumes Surnames A-D; E-K; L-R; S-Z, Jacksonville Area Genealogical and Historical Society.

Marriages Morgan County Illinois 1846-1850, Jacksonville Area Genealogical and Historical Society.

Marriages Morgan County Illinois 1851-1869, Jacksonville Area Genealogical and Historical Society.



History of Morgan County



The History Of Morgan County Illinois (Its Past and Present), Illustrated. By Chicago: Donnelley, Loyd & Co., Publishers, 1878, Reprint by Jacksonville Area Genealogical and Historical Society, Unigraphic Inc., Evansville IN, 1975.

Portuguese Records (150 Years In Morgan County, Illinois 1849-1999), Jacksonville Area Genealogical and Historical Society, 1999.

The Portuguese of Morgan County, Illinois, Pictures Ca 1903 - Biographies, 1880 Morgan County, Illinois Census, Jacksonville Area Genealogical and Historical Society, 1999.

The Second Portuguese Presbyterian Church of Jacksonville, Illinois, 1875-1900, Wanda Warkins Allers and Eileen Lynch Gochanour, August 1986.

Antonio DeMattos and the Portuguese community in Antebellum Illinois, by David J. Langum, St., 2006. Published by Morgan County Historical Society, Jacksonville, Illinois, 2006. 141 pp. Including index and citations and references. Hard Cover.

Family Histories

History Of Morgan County, Illinois, Its Past and Present, Illustrated, Chicago: Donnelly, Loyd & Co., Publishers, 1878. A Jacksonville Area Genealogical & Historical Society Reproduction By Unigraphic Inc., 1401 N. Fares Ave., Evansville, IN. 47711, Nineteen Hundred Seventy-Five.

Portrait And Biographical Album Of Morgan And Scott Counties, Illinois, Published by Chapman Brothers, 1889, A Jacksonville Area Genealogical and Historical Society Reproduction by Whipporwill Publications Successor to Unigraphic, Inc., 4400 Jackson Ave., Evansville IN, 47715, nineteen hundred and eighty-four.

Family History Of Morgan County Illinois 1976. In conjunction with the 200th Anniversary of the Independence of the United States of America. Printed in U.S.A. by Taylor Publishing Company, Dallas, Texas. Copyright 1977 by the Morgan County Bicentennial Commission.


Military

800 Posts Of The Grand Army Of The Republic of IL., Reorganized After Chicago Fire, October 09, 1871, Florence Hutchison, Jacksonville Area Genealogical and Historical Society, 1995.

The Monument To Soldiers And Sailors In The Civil War, Morgan County, Jacksonville, Illinois, Jacksonville Area Genealogical and Historical Society, Jack Barwick, Robert Dalton, Ruth Lepper, Shirley Rahe, 1995.

Honor Roll Morgan County State Of Illinois, Illinois Veterans' Commission (Honor Roll of Veterans buried in Morgan County IL prior to July 1, 1955.), Jacksonville Area Genealogical and Historical Society, compiled by Bob McCoy, 1998.

Honor Roll Scott County State Of Illinois, Illinois Veterans' Commission (Honor Roll of Veterans buried in Scott County IL prior to July 1, 1955.), Jacksonville Area Genealogical and Historical Society, compiled by Bob McCoy, 1998.

Honor Roll Cass County State Of Illinois, Illinois Veterans' Commission (Honor Roll of Veterans buried in Cass County IL prior to July 1, 1955.), Jacksonville Area Genealogical and Historical Society, compiled by Bob McCoy, 1998.



Directories


Nixon's Jacksonville Directory For 1868-69 (Contains Complete List of All Residents In the City and A Classified Busines Directory of the merchants, manufacturers, and professional men in the city.) Reprinted Jacksonville Area Genealogical and Historical Society, 1992.

Illinois Courier's Jacksonville Directory. 1890-91 (Containing Alphabetical List of Names and Telephone Directory), Reprinted Jacksonville Area Genealogical and Historical Society, 2001.

Williams' Jacksonville (Illinois) Directory and Business Mirror For 1860-1861, Reprinted by Wanda Warkins Allers and Eileen Lynch Gochanour.



Plat Books, Atlases and Maps


Reproduction for Jacksonville Area Genealogical and Historical Society by Unigraphic Inc., 1401 N. Fares Ave., Evansville, IN. 47711, Nineteen Hundred Seventy-Five.
    1872 Atlas Map Of Morgan County Illinois Plus Surname Index and biographical index [Compiled Drawn, and Published by Andreas Lyter & Co., Davenport, Iowa. 1871]., Reprint by    Jacksonville Area Genealogical and Historical Society, Unigraphic Inc. Evansville IN. 47711, Nineteen Hundred Seventy-Five.
         Including
         1894 Plat Map Of Morgan County Illinois Plus Surname Index. [Compiled and Published By The American Atlas Co. 1894].
















Books For Sale
- to see if a book listed here is available for purchase.
Libraries in Morgan County

Links:
Library of Congress
Search the Library of Congress
The IL State Historical Library has a site to search for publications Search for Morgan County Illinois to see how many records/publications there are available.


Read Over 100 History Books Online
William Cutler's History of Kansas - Illinoisians migrated to Kansas Check the biography sketches in each county chapter.

Prairie Archives - Books For Sale Site
Higginson Book Company (Some out of print. Expensive, but could be last resort)






County main page