Christian County Genealogical Society

Finding Your Christian County Ancestors Since 1983

Announcements


Christian County Genealogical Society monthly meeting will be Tuesday, July 28th, at the Pence Building in Taylorville at 6pm. Hope to see you there!


If you have any questions we can help you with, reach out to us at ccgs28 @ gmail.com 



About Us


The purpose of the Society is to collect, preserve and disseminate genealogical and historical material, especially that which pertains to Christian County and make it available to the public for research. The society's research collection has been combined with the collection of the Christian County Historical Society and is housed in the Pence Building on the grounds of the Historical Society in Taylorville, Illinois. The society's logo depicts the two major founding industries of the county, mining and farming.

CCGS and the CCGS Library are located at the Christian County Historical Society's Pence Building, 325 Abe's Way Taylorville, IL 62568.

Hours of Operation
Apr. 1 thru Dec. 1
Thurs. - Sat.
10am to 3pm

Dec. 1 thru Apr. 1
Sat. only
10am to 3pm





About Us

Membership


The Christian County Genealogical Society offers annual membership for $20.00 per household and lifetime memberships, $125 for single or $150 for family. Membership benefits includes two publications annually delivered right to your mailbox. It's easy! Just complete the membership application (Membership Application.pdf) and mail to Christian County Genealogical Society, P. O. Box 28, Taylorville, IL  62568. The application may also be used to renew your membership.


Publications


PUBLICATION SPECIALS

Christian County Marriage Index Book D - Part I: Mar. 1, 1902-Dec. 30, 1915 and Part II: Jan. 4, 1916- Feb. 1, 1921 - 316 pages, over 9500 names; not found on Illinois Marriage Index (Secretary of State web site). $25.00 plus $3.50 shipping. 


The Link to the Past - Hewittville, Fall/Winter 2018 - special edition of our semi-annual publication devoted to Hewittville after the devastating tornado in December of 2018. $5.00 plus $1.00 shipping.


To order publications, print the publications list, email us at ccgs28 @ gmail.com (remove spaces) or send your list along with your check or money order to: 

 Christian County Genealogical Society, P. O. Box 28, Taylorville, IL  62568. 

Vol. I – Christian County Cemeteries-------------------------------------------------------------------------$15.00 + $2.50 shipping

Edinburg, Hunter, Kelsey, Long (Brushy Branch), Furrow, Milligan, Old Walnut Hill, Simpson, Stafford, Bethel Baptist, Durbin, Traylor (Anderson), Tovey, Ponting, Harpers Ferry, Millersville – 142 pp.

Vol. II – Christian County Cemeteries------------------------------------------------------------------------$15.00 + $2.50 shipping

Achenbach, Adams-Gordon, Bilyeu, Buckeye, Buckhart, (Dutch Reformed), Carmen (Norris), Dalby (Hall), Donner, Harris, Hays, Kettelkamp, Leachman, Morrisonville, Mt Zion, New Walnut Hill (Universalist), Ralston, St Joseph

(Durbin), Stokes, one unknown – 141 pp.

Vol. III – Christian County Cemeteries-----------------------------------------------------------------------$11.00 + $2.50 shipping

Anderson, Antioch, Bethany, Blueville (Halford), Center Grove, Clark, Cloyd, Darmer, Fairview, Finley, Goode, Hawk, Hinkle, Jacobs, Langley, Mt Auburn, Old Stonington – 123 pp.

Vol. IV – Christian County Cemeteries----------------------------------------------------------------------$11.00 + $2.50 shipping

Grove City, Linwood, Mound Chapel, Ohlman, Poor Farm, Tanner, Young, one unknown (possibly Hammer) – 93 pp.

__Cemetery Locations------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------$3.00 + $1.00 shipping

(The cemeteries listed below are more recent readings)

Berea Cemetery----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------$5.00 + $1.00 shipoing

Edinburg Cemetery------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------$8.00 + $2.50 shipping

Fraley, Calvary & Kettelkamp Cemeteries ----------------------------------------------------------------$5.00 + $2.50 shipping

Glen Haven Cemetery--------------------------------------------------------------------------------------$5.00 + $2.50 shipping

Morrisonville Cemetery------------------------------------------------------------------------------------$15.00 + $3.00 shipping

Oak Hill Cemetery (Unmarked Graves)-------------------------------------------------------------------$8.00 + $3.00 shipping

Ohlman Cemetery------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------$5.00 + $2.50 shipping

Pleasant View Cemetery (Assumption)------------------------------------------------------------------$7.00 + $2.50 shipping

St Maurice, Harvel & Kelsey-Williams-Pierce Cemeteries---------------------------------------------$5.00 + $2.50 shipping

Traylor-Anderson Cemetery (Bear Creek Twp.)--------------------------------------------------------$7.00 + $2.50 shipping

Young-Denton & Langley Cemeteries-------------------------------------------------------------------$3.00 + $1.00 shipping

Stocks & Bivins Funeral Home (Morrisonville) Index 1918-1979------------------------------------$8.00 + $2.50 shipping

Stumpf Funeral Home (Pana) Index 1952-1976-------------------------------------------------------$8.00 +$2.50 shipping

Christian County Township Plat Maps on CD (Set of 2) 

CD#1 – 1872, 1891 & 1902 and CD#2 – 1911, 1918 & 1924-------------------------------------------$80.00 + $5.00 shipping

Christian County Township Plat Maps on CD 

1872, 1891 & 1902 (with searchable index)-------------------------------------------------------------$50.00 + $5.00 shipping

 Christian County Township Plat Maps on CD 

1911, 1918 & 1924 (schools listed on 1918 map)------------------------------------------------------$50.00 + $5.00 shipping

Christian County Marriages on one CD: 1939-1902 (Vols. A-B-C)---------------------------------$40.00 + $5.00 shipping

Christian County Marriages (printed) – Circle preference(s)

Vol. A 1839-1866.....Vol. B 1866-1884.....Vol. C 1884-1902------------------------------------------------$18.00 + $5.00 shipping (each)

Christian County U. S. Census:

1840----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------$7.00 + $3.00 shipping

1850----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------$9.00 + $2.00 shipping

1860----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------$19.00 + $3.00 shipping

1870----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------$17.00 + $3.00 shipping

1880 Christian County Enumeration----------------------------------------------------------------$25.00 + $5.00 shipping

Illinois State Census of Christian County 1855 & 1865-------------------------------------------$10.00 + $3.00 shipping

Naturalizations & Intents Index---------------------------------------------------------------------$10.00 + $3.00 shipping

Index of 1880 Christian County History------------------------------------------------------------$7.50 + $2.50 shipping

Reprint–Portrait & Biographical Record of Christian County, IL-1893--------------------------$45.00 + $5.00 shipping

Reprint–Prairie Farmers Reliable Directory of Christian County, IL-1918----------------------$22.50 + $2.50 shipping

Early Christian County History (reprint of 1976)-------------------------------------------------$10.00 + $2.50 shipping

Index (Quarterlies published 1983-2003); Winter 2003, Vol. 20 #4----------------------------$3.00 + $2.00 shipping

Back Issues of Quarterlies (if still available)-----------------------------------------------------$2.00 + $1.00 shipping (each) Some Quarterlies feature specific Townships – indicate Township of interest.

 

Christian County Cemeteries


Christian County Cemeteries

A listing of burials for most cemeteries is available at the society's library in Taylorville. 

For a map of cemetery locations click here.

For more information on a cemetery, click on the township where the cemetery  is located.

Assumption Township:  Greenwood, Pleasant View, St. Mary's

Bear Creek Township:  Thomas Anderson (aka Traylor/Anderson), Cloyd, St. Joseph (aka Durbin), Harper's Ferry (Palmer), Hawk

Buckhart Township:  Bethel, Blueville, Buckhart (Dutch Reform), Edinburg, Goode, New Walnut Hill (aka Universalist), Stokes

Greenwood Township:  Antioch, Center Grove, Fairview, Kettelkamp

Johnson Township:  Anderson,  Clark, Mound Chapel, Rape (destroyed), Simpson/Resler

King Township:  Harvel, Morrisonville

Locust Township:  Buckeye Prairie, Donner, Durbin, Owaneco

May Township:  Fraley, Harris #1, Harris #2, Long/Brushy Branch, Tanner (family), Williams (family)

Mosquito Township:  Berea, Hunter, Colewell (family), Darmer (destroyed), Sanders (destroyed), Stafford

Mt. Auburn Township:   Furrow (family), Hudson (destroyed), Grove City, Hinkle, Milligan, Mt. Auburn

Pana Township:  Calvary, Linwood, Mound, Twin Pines/Pauper

Prairieton Township:  Adams-Gordon, Bilyeu, Hays, Jacobs, New Liberty/Campbellite (destroyed), Workman

Ricks Township:  St. Maurice

Rosamond Township:  Ohlman, Rosamond Grove

South Fork Township:  Achenbach (aka German Lutheran or Southfork), Bethany, Finley, Tovey, Ralston

Stonington Township:  Mt. Zion, Old Stonington, Ponting

Taylorville Township:  Dalby/Hall/Old City, Glen Haven Memorial Gardens, Old Walnut Hill Cemetery (aka. Hanon or Horse Shoe/Horseshoe Prairie), Langley, Leachman (destroyed), Oak Hill, Young/Denton



Library Holdings


BIRTHS

  • Christian County Birth Index (bound) 1877-1881
  • Christian County Birth Index (microfiche) 1878-1916

 CEMETERIES

All township cemetery records are available at the library for review and purchase (see Publications to order cemetery publications)

CENSUS

  • U.S. Federal Census (transcribed from original in binder) - 1820  *  1840  *  1850  *  1860  *  1870 * 1880
  • U.S. Federal Census (on microfiche) - 1840  *  1870  *  1880  *  1900  *  1910  *  1920
  • Illinois State Census (transcribed from original in binder & on microfiche) - 1855 * 1865
  • Cass - Clay County Census (on microfiche) - 1870

DEATHS

  • Index of Deaths before 1900
  • Index of Deaths - from Pana Gazette (Aug. 1865, 1868-1886)
  • Register of interment permits - Stonington area (1902-1920)
  • Stocks Funeral Home Index - Morrisonville (1918-1914)
  • Bivens Funeral Home Index - Morrisonville (1941-1979)
  • McCracken Funeral Home Index - Pana
  • Stumpf Funeral Home Index- Pana (1952-1976)
  • Stumpf Funeral Home Records
  • Christian County Death Index (on microfiche)- "A - Piper"  1878-1927 & "Piper - Z"  1878-1916

DIRECTORIES

  • Christian County Directory:  1972 * 1973 * 1975 * 1976 * 1977 * 1979 * 1983 * 1985
  • Farmers & Breeders of Christian County by Prairie Farmer 1918 (reprint)
  • Pana City Directory:  1957 * 1962
  • Taylorville City Directory:  1919-1920 * 1925 * 1928 * 1932 * 1936 * 1940 * 1942 * 1944 * 1947 * 1949 * 1952 * 1954 * 1956 * 1958 * 1959 * 1961 * 1963 * 1965 * 1966 * 1968 * 1987 * 1988 * 1989 * 1990 * 1991 * 1992 * 1993 * 1994

FAMILY HISTORIES AND GENEALOGIES

Adam S. Curry Sr., Mary K. Rankin & Deanne Morris (donated by Joann Patino)

HISTORIES (CHRISTIAN COUNTY)

  • Atlantic Monthly - 1914
  • "Cities, Counties, Constellations, Courthouses, Clocks" - Courthouse Clock
  • Christian Co. History - Sesquicentennial Edition - 1968 with 1880
  • Christian Co. Holdings at Decatur Gen Soc Library - 1992
  • Christian County "Rich In History" by Terry Ryan
  • Christian County Bi-Centennial Minutes
  • Commonwealth Edison - Archaeology Survey - 1998
  • Depression - 1920—1941 Wm. S. Ladd
  • Early Christian County History - Millennium Ed. 2000 - (reprint of 1976)
  • Early County History & Towns - Dorothy Drennan
  • Elegant Homes from a Past Era
  • Elks Charity Minstrel - 1912
  • First Court House - Restoration - 1971
  • Historical Encyclopedia of IL. & History of Christian Co. - 1918 - Vol. I
  • Historical Encyclopedia of IL. & History of Christian Co. - 1918 - Vol. II
  • Historical Society - 1965—1966 - Book of Facts
  • Index - 1880 & 1968 County History - Sesquicentennial Ed. by Winetka Lib
  • Index - Biographies in 1880 History
  • Index - Portrait & Biographical Record - 1893   - (original)
  • Inventory of Historic Landmarks
  • Kay Fatso the Circus Elephant  (died in Taylorville 1994)
  • Lake Taylorville
  • Newspaper - Taylorville Record - 1941 (Bound)
  • Newspapers
  • Past & Present by McBride - 1904
  • Personal Planner
  • Poems - G.C. Francis
  • Portrait & Biographical record - 1893 (reprint)
  • Railway Business Directory 1873

MAPS

  • Christian County (18x20) - Locates 911 address
  • Christian County (18x24) - Locates Cemeteries
  • Christian County (24x30) - Locates Residences & Cemeteries - 1992
  • Christian County Plat - 1891
  • Christian County Plat - 1979
  • Christian County Atlas & Plat Book – 1973
  • Christian County Land Atlas & Plat Book - 1989
  • Christian County - Plat Book & Complete Survey – 1924
  • Christian County Plat Book & Farmer's Directory - 1962 
  • Christian County Plat Maps -1948, 1953 & 1956
  • Christian County - Standard Atlas - 1891
  • Christian County Wall & Plat Maps - reprints in binder
  • 1872, 1891, 1902, 1911, 1918 & 1924
  • Illinois - Atlas of State - 1876
  • Illinois State Map (11x16) - Loctes Counties - 1837
  • Illinois State Maps - 1987-88, 1991-92, 1995, 1996
  • Standard Atlas - 1911
  • Taylorville
  • Taylorville (20x20) 1963
  • Taylorville City Plat (20x18) - Locates streets
  • World Atlas - 1975 (4th edition)
  • World Atlas - Literary Digest - 1931
  • World Atlas - New Popular Atlas - 1901
  • World Atlas - Colliers

MARRIAGES

  • Marriages of Christian County - Vol. A 1839-1866  (bound and on CD)
  • Marriages of Christian County - Vol. B 1866-1884  (bound and on CD)
  • Marriages of Christian County - Vol. C 1884-1902  (bound and on CD)
  • Marriages of Christina Co. residents married in Sangamon Country (bound)
  • Marriage Index - Christian Co. Vol. A, B, C, D and part of E (1866-1924) on microfiche
  • Marriage Index Register Vol. A (1839-1866) on microfiche
  • Marriage Index Register Vol. B (1866-1844) on microfiche
  • Marriage Index Register Vol. C (1884-1902) on microfiche
  • Marriage Index Register Vol. D (1902-1921) on microfiche

MILITARY

  • Civil War - Illinois Prisoners at Andersonville, Ga
  • Civil War - William Martin Provine Diary (1864-1865)
  • Civil War Veterans Buried in Christian County
  • Civil War Veterans of Christian County - featured in CCGS 1986 - Quarterly Vol. III - Summer edition
  • Civil War Veterans of Illinois  (1997)
  • Honor Roll of Christian County (1956)
  • Honor Roll of Christian County (supplement by William J. Robe)
  • Spanish American War - Letters by Corp. William P. Elliott
  • WWI & WWII - Service records - Pana Community
  • WWI - Company "C" 123rd Reg.
  • WWI - History of Battery A - 123rd Field Artillery
  • WWII - Service records - Assumption Community

NEWSPAPERS - See Christian CountyTowns and Villages

QUARTERLY AND BI-ANNUAL PUBLICATIONS - See Quarterly Publications

SCHOOLS - See Christian County Schools


Useful Genealogical Websites


The links below will direct you to websites with credible and useful information to aid in your hunt for your ancestors.

Friends and Neighbors


Genealogy Research Sites




Cemetery Listings and Related Sites

Member Surnames and Queries


Queries

If you wish to submit a query for publication on this website, send your query to the society at ccgs28 @ gmail.com (remove spaces).

The following surnames are being researched by members of the

Christian County Genealogical Society.

If you have information to share on any name listed below, please contact us at ccgs28 @ gmail.com (remove spaces), and your contact information will be passed along to the person researching that name.

AdamsAhaltAkinAlexanderAllenAllsman
AltAndersonAnderewsAngelAngleArmstrong
AshcraftAskinsAtterberyAustin


BabbsBaileyBailyBakerBaldBaldwinBallardBarbee
BardingBarkingBartlettBatchmanBeamanBeardBechtylBecker
BeckleBeezleyBehannaBehkeBennewitzBentleyBerndtBerry
BertmanBilyeuBlackwell BlakeyBloodBlouchBlount/BluntBloxam
BoltzBolzBondBonnellBoswellBouldingBowlingBowman
BoydBoyerBoyntonBradleyBranchBrantBriggsBrockamp
BrockhouseBrockmanBrookensBrooksBrousterBrowatzkiBrownbackBroyles
BrumfieldBrunnerBrunsBuffingtonBullardBurdenBurdickBurks
BurnsBurrisBurtBurtleBusbyButlerButtonButts
Byers


CagleCallanCallawayCallowayCameronCampCampbellCard
CareyCarlockCarnesCarneyCarsonCarterCartmellCasey
CassityCastlemanCatherwoodCearlockCekafetzChandlerChoteauChristianor
ClarkClaytonClementsCliftonCloeCoatesCoatsCochran
CoenCoffeeCoffinColbrookColemanColeman-BarhamColopyComerford
ComptonConoverConreyCookCoonsCopenbargerCoppleCormaney
CorzineCouncilCoxCraftCramerCrawfordCressCroon
CrouchCrowderCullisonCulmerCultonCulverCunninghamCurry
Curtain


DaighDainDannellyDappertDarbyDarovecDaughDavis
DayDealDebanDebrosseDeerenDeeryDemoDever
DickersonDickey, SalemDicksonDietzDilley/DilleDimmittDinkensDodson
DoggettDonnerDotsonDouglasDowDowdyDrakeDude
DuncanDunnDurbinDussart


EaleyEatonEddingtonEdwardsElamEllisEmersonEngle
EstabrookEttingerEuryEwing


Farley/FairleyFedoraFergason, George & Mary family - especially Julia
FerreeFerrellFesserFileFinnFisherFleckensteinFleming
FoleyForbesForrerForresterFosterFountainFoutchFraher
FrazierFreezeFriedrichFrydendallFulkFullerFunderburg/Funderkirk
Funderburk
Funk


GabyGahagenGarrettGarwoodGeorgeGhirardiGiebeGilliam
GloveGlynnGood/Goode/Gude/Guth/Gut
GoodmanGoodsellGordenGoughGowinGrahamGrammerGraves
GrayGrearGreenGreerGreiveGriffithsGrimes


HadsallHaile/HailsHalfordHallHall, ErastusHalleyHamelHancock
HandHanonHarbaughHarbertHardHardingHarfieldHargis
HarmonHarrisHarrisonHarroldHartHartelHastingsHatcher
HatfieldHays, Bernadine JonesHaywoodHebelHedrickHeinleinHemann
HendersonHendricksHendricksonHenryHenseyHensleyHerbertHeriot
HerpstreithHerrHewittHicksHignightHillHinesHinman
HobbsHodgeHofernerHoganHoggeHollandHollierHolman
HolmesHopwoodHostosHousseHowHowellHuddlestonHuffman
HugginsHughesHumlongHummelHumphreysHunsleyHuntHunter
HuppHurelbrinkHusband


ImpastitoInfield/EnfieldIvison


JacobsJaegerJansenn/JanssonJeffersJehleJelliffJenkins
JerdenJohnsonJohnstonJonesJones, John & EllaJones, William E.
Jordan
Judd


KalbKautzKeiserKellerKelleyKelsoKemererKemmerer
KerneyKesslerKettelkampKilbourneKilkur/KilkerKillionKinderKing
KinseyKirbyKirkpatrickKistner/KestnerKlarKlinefelterKlinglerKnope
KochKosalKozalKozelKrammerKretzerKistenmacherKuznik


LamoureauxLancasterLandersLaneLangleyLargeLarkhamLash
LawLeadyLebanLeeLeeperLehnenLeighLemaire
LerevreLhommeLeitzeLikesLindLinnLinslyLittle
LivingstonLockeLockhartLockridgeLockwoodLogsdonLogueLohr
LongLongdenLopossaLoweLucasLuzaderLynchLyon


MacquetMaddoxMaherMaierMalinMalsonManeckeManley
MannMansir/MansurMaQuireMaquirreMarkleyMarksbury
MarshallMartinMarvelMasonMassee/MasseyMasters
MateerMathews/MatthewsMathieuMatuszykMaxwellMay
McArdleMcBroomMcClainMcCluskeyMcConnellMcCormickMcCulloughMcCune
McCurdyMcDonaldMcDonoughMcGeeMcGinnisMcGrawMcGuiffeMcGuire
McKinneyMcKinnonMcLeodMcManusMcSheaMcVeyMcWardMeece
MeinzerMeluginMelvinMeredithMeteerMeyersMicenheimerMiller
MimnaughMinnisMiskemenMohrMoholonMontgomeryMoonMoore
MooresMorganMoseMosesMosherMossMouldsMolin
MullinsMurphyMurray/MurryMurry, JeremiahMyers


NagleNanceNancyNashNeilNeuNewton
NicholsNorenNormanNowlinNye/Nigh


OatesO'BryanO'FarrelOgdenO'HerenOller
O'MalleyOstermeierOttoOverlyOwens


PachlPageParishParrillParrishPatePattersonPatton
PaulPaynePeabodyPearsonPedigoPennPetersPetterson
PhelpsPicartPiggPinePistolePittmanPlummerPoe
PoffenbargerPomeroyPopovichPorterPowel/Powell
PraterPrattPreistPruittPryce, Wm.Purvis


Quick


RachRandolphRapeReadReberRedfern
ReebReedRennoldsRexroadRheaRhodes/Rhoades
RidgewayRigneyRigsbyRobbRobertsRobison
RogersRollinsRosenbergerRozanskiRunkleRussell/Russel


SandersSanfordSchaeferScharthSchauerSchickSchillingerSchmidt
SchuesslerSchultzSchulzSchumacherSchutzScottSeafetzSears
SextonShaferShakeShanksSharpSharrockShawShell
ShiversShortShottonShouseShultzSidesSiehr/ZiehrSimon
SimpsonSimsSingerSinnardSkaggsSkinnerSlackSloman
SmartSmithSnider/SnyderSockerasSooterSoundersSparlingSpath
SpencerSpindelSpresserSquierStamperStanberryStancelStanley
SteelStelzriedeStephensStevensonSteward, William H.StewartStich
StickneyStiffStiversStoltStorkStrablewStrebel
StreiffSturgeonSuhreSuiterSummersSwisher


TaylorTeterThorn/Thorne/Thurn  TilleyTinsleyTipswordTorrence
ToubeauxTrappTravisTraylorTreatTritz/TretzTwidwell
Tyler-Long


Underhill
Unser


VallbrachtVan GeisonVansickleVaughnVedderVeechVentersVigal


WadeWagenerWahburnWalkerWallerWanackWardWareham
Warner, Mary JaneWashburnWatermanWatkinsWatsonWeaverWebster
WedekindWeedenWeltonWest (William GeorgeWhippsWhitaker
WhiteWhiteheadWhitesellWhittakerWichterWilcoxWileyWilhelm
WilkinsonWilksWilleyWilliamsWillinghamWills/WillisWilsonWinters
WolfWolfkiel/Wolfkill  WoodWoodallWoodsWorkmanWrightWydler
Wysong


YeamanYoheYohoYoungYounkerYoutsler


ZachritzZeigelmaierZieglerZimmermanZock







Research Policy


CCGS MEMBERS are asked to pay a minimum of a non-refundable $15.00 donation for each individual name  searched, payable in advance. NON-MEMBERS are asked to pay a minimum of a non-refundable $20.00 donation for each individual name searched, payable in advance. (This includes postage up to 2 ounces) Additional amounts will be requested if needed.

  • An extra $5.00 is required per person’s name per trip to each destination in Christian County to search for records, such as the     courthouse, cemeteries, newspaper offices, etc.     
  • You will be billed at cost for court required search fees and document fees issued by the courthouse.      
  • There is an extra charge of $15.00 per hour to search any of our microfilm records listed below.      

Please indicate in a brief, clear, specific manner the information you are seeking.  Please send pedigree/ancestor charts giving the information you have, so that we do not duplicate our work.  Your charts will be placed in the family research section for the use of other researchers.  

Our holdings available for research include: 

Christian County histories: 1880, 1894, 1904, 1918, 1964, 2014.

Morrisonville and Palmer Centennials.  

Christian County Plat maps for 1872 1891, 1902, 1911, 1918 and 1924.

Federal census we have are: 1840, 1850, 1860, 1870, 1880 and IL State census for    1855 & 1865  

Cemetery readings

Marriage index from 1839 to 1920.

Microfilm: 

Newspapers from Taylorville, Pana, Morrisonville and Assumption 

Probate records: 1839 - 1886; Letters & Wills: 1849 - 1861 & 1871 - 1919;

Land Deeds 1839 - 1884; Quit Claims 1868 - 1890.  

A detailed list of our holdings is available on our Publications page.


Inquiries may be made to CCGS, PO Box 28, Taylorville, IL  62568

Please make checks payable to the Christian County Genealogy Society.  Do not send cash.