Alton Genealogy (in Madison County, IL)

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Alton Cemetery Records

Alton Cemetery US Gen Web Archives

Alton Cemetery legend, 11/2000. Hayner Public Library District

Alton Cemetery register, November 28, 1837 through September 29, 1875. Hayner Public Library District

Alton Confederate (National) cemetery, Alton Twp., Alton, Illinois Family History Library

Alton Confederate Prison (Defunct) Find a Grave

Alton Mental Health Center Cemetery Find a Grave

Alton National Cemetery Find a Grave

Alton National Cemetery US Gen Web Archives

Alton National Cemetery Billion Graves

Burial list of the members of Porter's Missouri Cavalry, Confederate States of America Family History Library

Burial list of the members of the 1st Northeast Missouri Cavalry, Confederate States of America : Alton Confederate Cemetery, Alton, Illinois Family History Library

Internments in the Upper Alton Cemetery, 1818-2003 Hayner Public Library District

Inventory of historic Milton Cemetery : as of August 2001 Hayner Public Library District

Milton Cemetery Find a Grave

Milton Cemetery lot certificates, (1903-1995) Hayner Public Library District

North Alton Confederate Cemetery Interment

Percent Photographed Alton Cemetery Find a Grave

Roll of Honor, Vol. IX (Alton Cemetery, Alton, Illinois) Ancestry

Roll of Honor, Vol. XII (Rebel Cemetery, Alton, Illinois) Ancestry

Roll of Honor, Vol. XIII (Alton Cemetery (Including Upper & Island Opposite Alton) & Soldiers Buried in Carlinville, Illinois) Ancestry

Smallpox Island US Gen Web Archives

St. Joseph's Catholic Cemetery, Madison County, Illinois, Alton, Illinois, 1869-1995. Edwardsville Public Library

Upper Alton Cemetery US Gen Web Archives

Alton Census Records

Federal Census 1850 Census Records at Roots Web

Alton Church Records

Church records, 1912-1919 (Reorganized Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints. Alpine Branch (Alton, Illinois)) Family History Library

History of St. Paul's Church, Alton, Illinois Family History Library

Register of membership, baptisms and marriages, January 18,1831 to March 12, 1882 (First Presbyterian Church) Hayner Public Library District

Saints Peter & Paul church, names of deceased, 1857-1872 Family History Library

St. Joseph's Catholic Cemetery, Madison County, Illinois, Alton, Illinois, 1869-1995. Edwardsville Public Library

Alton Death Records

1865 obituaries from Alton Telegraph Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library

Inventory of historic Milton Cemetery : as of August 2001 Hayner Public Library District

Obituaries, Alton Telegraph newspaper, 1983 : 18 January-8 December 1983. Edwardsville Public Library

Owens-Illinois Glass Company death dates and seniority lists, 1929-2005 Hayner Public Library District

Telegraph obituary index, 1998-2006 : for Hayner Public Library District Hayner Public Library District

Alton City Directories

Alton (Illinois) city directories Family History Library

Alton city directory : containing an alphabetically arranged list of business firms and individuals, a classified business directory Family History Library

Alton, IL 1858 City Directories Allen County Public Library

Alton, IL 1901-1903, 1905-1921, 1923-1924, 1927-1931, 1933, 1935 City Directories Allen County Public Library

Alton, Illinois Directory, 1890 Ancestry

East Alton, IL 1901-1903, 1905-1909, 1910-1921, 1923 City Directories Allen County Public Library

Gazetteer of Madison County, containing historical and descriptive sketches of Alton City, Upper Alton, Edwardsville, Collinsville, Highland, Troy, Monticello, Marine, Bethalto, and other towns : including some account of the resources of the various townships, together with an exhibit of the manufacturing establishments, newspapers, banks, churches, schools, and other institutions of the county, to which is added a directory of the Altons, and a list of the names, occupation and residence address of the merchants, manufactures and farmers of the townships and villages of the county Family History Library

North Alton, IL 1901-1903, 1905-1907 City Directories Allen County Public Library

Storm's Alton (Madison Co., Ill.) city directory Family History Library

U.S. City Directories (includes Alton 1889, 1899, 1901-1902, 1905-1906, 1908, 1910-1911, 1913-1914, 1916, 1918, 1920-1921, 1923-1924, 1927-1928, 1930, 1933, 1935 ) Ancestry

Alton Histories and Genealogies

Gazetteer of Madison County : Containing Historical and Descriptive Sketches of Alton City, Upper Alton Ancestry

Alton Immigration Records

Naturalization records, 1859-1906 Family History Library

Alton Marriage Records

Register of membership, baptisms and marriages, January 18,1831 to March 12, 1882 (First Presbyterian Church) Hayner Public Library District

Alton Military Records

Alton Confederate (National) cemetery, Alton Twp., Alton, Illinois Family History Library

History of the Fourth Illinois Cavalry Regiment Ancestry

Missouri prisoners of war : from Gratiot Street Prison & Myrtle Street Prison, St. Louis, Missouri, and Alton Prison, Alton, Illinois; including citizens, Confederates, bushwackers and guerrillas Family History Library

Roll of Honor, Vol. IX (Alton Cemetery, Alton, Illinois) Ancestry

Roll of Honor, Vol. XII (Rebel Cemetery, Alton, Illinois) Ancestry

Roll of Honor, Vol. XIII (Alton Cemetery (Including Upper & Island Opposite Alton) & Soldiers Buried in Carlinville, Illinois) Ancestry

Selected records of the War Department relating to Confederate prisoners of war, 1861-1865 : NARA Record Group 109 Family History Library

Alton Newspapers and Obituaries

1865 obituaries from Alton Telegraph Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library

Alton Banner. (Alton, Ill.) 1866-1913 Multiple Archives

Alton Daily Alton Telegraph 1946-1948 Newspaper Archive at FindMyPast

Alton Daily Courier. (Alton, Ill.) 1855-1860s Multiple Archives

Alton Daily Democrat. (Alton [Ill.]) 1866-1869 Multiple Archives

Alton Daily Democrat. (Alton [Ill.]) 1876-1888 Multiple Archives

Alton Daily Democrat. (Alton, Ill.) 1860-1864 Multiple Archives

Alton Daily Evening Democrat. (Alton, Ill.) 1864-1866 Multiple Archives

Alton Daily Morning Courier. (Alton, Ill.) 1852-1855 Multiple Archives

Alton Daily Telegraph 1853, 1868, and 1955 (Alton, Illinois) Ancestry

Alton Daily Telegraph 1853-1855, 1868, 1877-1895, 1962 Newspaper Archive at FindMyPast

Alton Daily Telegraph 1871, 1874, 1881 Beardstown Houston Memorial Library

Alton Daily Telegraph. (Alton, Ill.) 1860s-1894 Multiple Archives

Alton Evening Telegraph 1853-1972 Newspapers.com

Alton Evening Telegraph 1883, 1889-1972, 1995 Newspaper Archive at FindMyPast

Alton Evening Telegraph. (Alton, Ill.) 1894-1972 Multiple Archives

Alton Grundy County Labor News 1889, 1958 Newspaper Archive at FindMyPast

Alton Labor News 1982-1983 Newspaper Archive at FindMyPast

Alton Labor World 1946-1949, 1981-1982 Newspaper Archive at FindMyPast

Alton Morning Sentinel. (Alton, Ill.) 1885-1888 Chicago Historical Society Library

Alton Northern Lasalle County Labor News 1982 Newspaper Archive at FindMyPast

Alton Observer 1836-1838 Newspapers.com

Alton Observer 1836-1838 Newspaper Archive at FindMyPast

Alton Observer 1836-38 (Alton, Illinois) Ancestry

Alton Observer. (Alton [Ill.]) 1836-1838 Multiple Archives

Alton Sentinel-Democrat. (Alton, Ill.) 1888-1889 Multiple Archives

Alton Spectator 1833-1839 Beardstown Houston Memorial Library

Alton Spectator. (Alton, Ill.) 1832-1839 Multiple Archives

Alton Telegraph & Madison County Record. (Alton, Ill.) 1853-1855 Multiple Archives

Alton Telegraph 1836, 1851-1852, 1889 Beardstown Houston Memorial Library

Alton Telegraph 1836-1852, 1861-1868, 1871-1906, 1911-1914, 1952, 1972-2012 Newspaper Archive at FindMyPast

Alton Telegraph 1836-1955 Newspapers.com

Alton Telegraph And Democratic Review 1849 Beardstown Houston Memorial Library

Alton Telegraph And Madison County Record 1854 Beardstown Houston Memorial Library

Alton Telegraph And Madison Record 1853 Beardstown Houston Memorial Library

Alton Telegraph Sunday 1988-1989, 1998-2006 Newspaper Archive at FindMyPast

Alton Telegraph and Democratic Review 1841-50 and 1852-53 (Alton, Illinois) Ancestry

Alton Telegraph and Democratic Review 1987 Newspaper Archive at FindMyPast

Alton Telegraph and Democratic Review. (Alton, Ill.) 1841-1850 Multiple Archives

Alton Telegraph. (Alton, Ill.) 1836-1841 Multiple Archives

Alton Telegraph. (Alton, Ill.) 1851-1852 Multiple Archives

Alton Telegraph. (Alton, Ill.) 1861-1866 Multiple Archives

Alton Telegraph. (Alton, Ill.) 1862-1860s Multiple Archives

Alton Telegraph. (Alton, Ill.) 1972-1986 Multiple Archives

Alton Weekly Courier 1852-1859, 1998 Newspaper Archive at FindMyPast

Alton Weekly Courier. (Alton, Ill.) 1852-1861 Multiple Archives

Alton Weekly Democrat. (Alton, Ill.) 1875-1888 Multiple Archives

Alton Weekly Telegraph 1841-1868 Newspapers.com

Alton Weekly Telegraph 1851, 1876-1877 Beardstown Houston Memorial Library

Alton Weekly Telegraph 1865-68 (Alton, Illinois) Ancestry

Alton Weekly Telegraph 1871-1878, 1880, 1896-1897, 1980-1981, 1987 Newspaper Archive at FindMyPast

Alton Weekly Telegraph. (Alton, Ill.) 1866-1878 Multiple Archives

Alton Western Military Academy Shrapnel 1934-1971 Newspaper Archive at FindMyPast

Daily Alton Telegraph 1854 Beardstown Houston Memorial Library

Daily Alton Telegraph, the 1853-55 and 1868 (Alton, Illinois) Ancestry

Daily Alton Telegraph. (Alton [Ill.]) 1852-1855 Multiple Archives

Daily Alton Telegraph. (Alton, Ill.) 1860s-1860s Multiple Archives

Gazetteer of Madison County, containing historical and descriptive sketches of Alton City, Upper Alton, Edwardsville, Collinsville, Highland, Troy, Monticello, Marine, Bethalto, and other towns : including some account of the resources of the various townships, together with an exhibit of the manufacturing establishments, newspapers, banks, churches, schools, and other institutions of the county, to which is added a directory of the Altons, and a list of the names, occupation and residence address of the merchants, manufactures and farmers of the townships and villages of the county Family History Library

Illinois Temperance Herald. (Alton [Ill.]) 1836-1839 Multiple Archives

Labor World. (Alton, Ill.) 1940s-1949 University of Illinois

Obituaries from the Alton Telegraph newspaper, Alton, Illinois : (year, 1865) Edwardsville Public Library

Obituaries, Alton Telegraph newspaper, 1983 : 18 January-8 December 1983. Edwardsville Public Library

Owens-Illinois Glass Company obituaries glass shop/plant #7 Hayner Public Library District

Owens-Illinois Glass Company obituaries mold shop & foundry plant #94 Hayner Public Library District

Presbytery Reporter. (Alton, Ill.) 1851-1870 Multiple Archives

Telegraph Sunday 2001, 2003, 2005 Newspaper Archive at FindMyPast

Telegraph obituary index, 1998-2006 : for Hayner Public Library District Hayner Public Library District

Telegraph. (Alton, Ill.) 1986-Current Multiple Archives

The Alton Telegraph 1836-41, 1854, 1861-62, 1864-65, 1867-68, and 1955 (Alton, Illinois) Ancestry

The Alton Weekly Courier 1851-58 (Alton, Illinois) Ancestry

The Daily Alton Telegraph 1853-1868 Newspapers.com

Tri-Weekly Telegraph. (Alton [Ill.]) 1851-1840s Multiple Archives

Weekend Alton Telegraph 1979-1987 Newspaper Archive at FindMyPast

Weekend Telegraph 1987-1991 Newspaper Archive at FindMyPast

Weekly Telegraph Alton 1984 Newspaper Archive at FindMyPast

Western Cumberland Presbyterian. (Alton, Ill.) 1860s-1860s Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library

Alton School Records

Alton High School - Tatler Yearbook (Alton, IL) 1976 E Yearbooks

Alton High School - Tatler Yearbook (Alton, IL) 1978 E Yearbooks

Alton High School class of 1946 Hayner Public Library District

U.S. School Yearbooks Index (includes Alton Senior High School 1957) Ancestry