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The Illinois State Genealogical Society is proud to provide a variety of publications to genealogy and family history researchers as well as other genealogical societies, libraries and archives.

Some of our offerings include:

  • Available to ISGS members and nonmembers, the ISGS Newsletter is published six times a year and can be accessed here.
Insider's Guide to Illinois Genealogy
  • A handy reference guide for family historians and genealogists. With the Insider’s Guide researchers will find everything they need to get started to find Prairie State ancestors.
  • Illinois Grand Army of the Republic (Civil War Organization) Death Roll Transcription 1879-1947
  • ISGS Quarterly 25 Year Index
  • Children of Orphan Trains from NY to IL and Beyond (Reprint)
  • Family Bible Records
  • Guide to Illinois Researchers & Local Societies
  • Speakers Directory for Genealogical & Historical Presentations
  • ISGS Celebrates 25 Years 1968-1993
  • Remembering Illinois Veterans
  • ISGS Surname Index (2 book set)
  • Montgomery Co., IL Cemeteries: South Litchfield
  • Montgomery Co., IL Cemeteries: Litchfield Harts Cemetery
  • DeWitt County Probate Index: 1839 - 1950
Members' Ancestor Charts
  • Volumes 1-8
Prairie Pioneers of Illinois
  • Index to Prairie Pioneers of Illinois for the first 2,830 pioneers
  • Hammes Collection: Pre-Statehood Land Records (2 reels)
  • 40th Anniversary Conference CD
For a complete list of publications available for purchase please see:

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