Benton Genealogy (in Franklin County, IL)

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NOTE: Additional records that apply to Benton are also found through the Franklin County and Illinois pages.


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Benton Birth Records

Birth records, 1861-1915 Family History Library

Early Franklin County, Il. birth records Family History Library

Illinois, Birth Records, 1916-present Illinois Department of Public Health

Sophia Lookinbee Doty, midwife, Franklin County, Illinois 1815-1909 Family History Library

Benton Cemetery Records

1878-1989, a complete listing of interments in the Benton Masonic and Odd Fellows Cemetery to Dec. 31, 1989 Family History Library

Benton Township cemeteries, Franklin County, Illinois Family History Library

Benton Township cemeteries, Franklin County, Illinois WorldCat

Benton Township cemeteries, Franklin County, Illinois WorldCat

Bettis/Williams Find a Grave

Browning Hill Cemetery Find a Grave

Franklin Cemetery Find a Grave

Hickory Hill Cemetery Find a Grave

Inventory of cemeteries in Benton Township, Franklin County, Illinois WorldCat

Jackson Grove Cemetery Find a Grave

Masonic and Odd Fellows Cemetery Find a Grave

Masonic and Oddfellows Cemetery Billion Graves

Partial list of tombstones found in Drummond's Cemetery, Benton, Illinois. WorldCat

Rea Cemetery Find a Grave

Veterans Memorial Cemetery Find a Grave

Benton Census Records

1810, 1818 Illinois Census Returns Ancestry

1865 Illinois State Census Ancestry

Federal Census of 1940, Benton Township in Lake County, Illinois LDS Genealogy

Federal Census of 1940, Benton Township in Massac County, Illinois LDS Genealogy

U.S. Federal Census 1790-1940 Ancestry

U.S. Federal Census 1790-1940 MyHeritage

United States Federal Census, 1790-1940 Family Search

Benton Church Records

Illinois, Franklin County, Benton, St. Joseph Parish, church records, 1914-1956 Family History Library

Inventory of cemeteries in Benton Township, Franklin County, Illinois WorldCat

Minutes of the Bethel Association of Old School or Predestinarian Baptists, 1932-1954 : volume 3A Family History Library

Westminster Presbyterian Church, Register, Baptisms, Births, Marriages, and Deaths, 1954-1970 (in US Presbyterian Church Records collection) Ancestry

Benton City Directories

Polk's Benton (Franklin County, Ill.) city directory : including West City Family History Library

Benton Death Records

1916-1947 Illinois Deaths and Stillbirths Index Ancestry

Death records, vol. 1-2, 1877-1915 Family History Library

Illinois Deaths, 1916-1950 MyHeritage

Illinois Deaths, before 1916 MyHeritage

Illinois, Death Records, 1916-present Illinois Department of Public Health

Illinois, Select Deaths Index, 1877-1916 Ancestry

Obits and tidbits Family History Library

Obituaries, Benton Evening News, Franklin County, Illinois, 1922-1930 Family History Library

The first thousand recorded deaths, Franklin County, Illinois death record : book 1, 1877-1915 Family History Library

Benton Immigration Records

Illinois, Federal Naturalization Records, 1856-1991 Ancestry

Naturalization files, Franklin Co., Ill. Family History Library

Naturalization records, 1886-1909 Family History Library

Naturalization records, 1911-1913, Franklin County, Illinois Family History Library

Benton Land Records

Deeds, 1819-1907; indexes, 1835-1889 Family History Library

Franklin County, Illinois land records, book B : ca. 1824, 1829-1877 Family History Library

Benton Map Records

Sanborn Fire Insurance Map from Benton, Franklin County, Illinois, April 1894 Library of Congress

Sanborn Fire Insurance Map from Benton, Franklin County, Illinois, July 1900 Library of Congress

Sanborn Fire Insurance Map from Benton, Franklin County, Illinois, June 1910 Library of Congress

Sanborn Fire Insurance Map from Benton, Franklin County, Illinois, November 1915 Library of Congress

Benton Marriage Records

1800-1940 Illinois, County Marriage Records Ancestry

1860-1920 Illinois, Marriage Index Ancestry

Franklin County, Illinois : marriages book 4, 1916-1920 Family History Library

Franklin County, Illinois marriage records, 1878-1893 Family History Library

Franklin County, Illinois, marriage records, 1835-1915 Family History Library

Illinois Marriages, 1763-1900 MyHeritage

Illinois Marriages, 1790-1860 Ancestry

Illinois, Compiled Marriages, 1851-1900 Ancestry

Marriage records, 1878-1916 Family History Library

Marriages, Franklin County Illinois, 1835-1900 Family History Library

Benton Newspapers and Obituaries

Benton News 02/18/2001 to Current Genealogy Bank

Obits and tidbits Family History Library

Obituaries, Benton Evening News, Franklin County, Illinois, 1922-1930 Family History Library

Tidbits, News Articles from the Benton Evening News, 1920-1930 Family History Library

Tidbits, news articles from the Benton evening news, 1920-1930 WorldCat

Offline Newspapers for Benton

According to the US Newspaper Directory, the following newspapers were printed, so there may be paper or microfilm copies available. For more information on how to locate offline newspapers, see our article on Locating Offline Newspapers.

Benton Evening News. (Benton, Ill.) 1922-Current

Franklin Chronicle. (Benton, Franklin County, Ill.) 1880-1881

Benton Probate Records

1772-1999 Illinois, Wills and Probate Records Ancestry

Franklin County, Illinois probate abstracts; v. 01 Genealogy Gophers

Benton School Records

Benton Consolidated High School yearbook, 1929, 1931, 1935, 1943, 1944, 1945, 1946, 1947, 1948, 1949, 1950, 1951, 1952, 1953, 1955, 1962, 1963, 1964, 1965, 1966, 1970, 1972, 1975, 1978 (included in US Yearbooks collection) MyHeritage

Benton Consolidated High School yearbook, 1929, 1931, 1935, 1943, 1944, 1945, 1946, 1947, 1948, 1949, 1950, 1951, 1952, 1953, 1955, 1962, 1963, 1964, 1965, 1966, 1970, 1972, 1975, 1978, 1980, 1981, 1982, 1983, 1985, 2003 Classmates

Benton Consolidated High School yearbooks, 1929, 1931, 1935, 1941, 1943, 1944, 1945, 1946, 1947, 1948, 1949, 1950, 1951, 1952, 1953, 1955, 1962, 1963, 1964, 1965, 1966, 1970, 1972, 1975, 1978, 1980, 1981, 1982, 1983, 1985 (included in US School Yearbooks) Ancestry

Benton Township High School - Scarab Yearbook (Benton, IL), 1926, 1929, 1931, 1932, 1935, 1943, 1944, 1945, 1946, 1947, 1948, 1949, 1950, 1951, 1952, 1953, 1955 E Yearbook

Benton Township High School yearbooks, 1926, 1929, 1931, 1932, 1935, 1943, 1944, 1945, 1946, 1947, 1948, 1949, 1950, 1955 (included in US School Yearbooks) Ancestry


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