Genealogy
BOOKS

The Genealogy section of the Genealogy & Local History Dept. has a wide variety of books. These range from beginner's "how to" to county and cemetery records.

MICROFILM

    Passenger Lists
    Monroe County Clerk's Records
    Monroe County Circuit Clerk's Records
    Monroe County Census
    Newspapers

FILE CABINETS

The file cabinets contain printed material on various Monroe County families. This material includes family histories, hand written notes, newspaper articles, etc.

MAGAZINE / JOUNRALS / NEWSLETTERS

Morrison-Talbott Library has the following magazines and journals on genealogy:

    Everton's Genealogical Helper Magazine
    Family Chronicle Magazine
    Genealogy Society of Southern Illinois Newsletter
    Illinois State Genealogical Society Quarterly
    Monroe County Genealogical Society Quarterly
    Randolph County Genealogical Society Quarterly
    St. Louis Genealogical Society Quarterly

CDs

The CD collection includes local / regional cemetery and church records, plat maps, funeral cards, and county and city directories. It also includes Family Tree Maker CDs.

FURTHER RESEARCH

Mailing Addresses:

Monroe County Court House
100 South Main Street, Waterloo, Illinois 62298
Phone: (618) 939-8681 to inquire about fees.

Monroe County Genealogical Society
P.O. Box 381, Columbia, Illinois 62236

GENEALOGY LINKS
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