Cairo Genealogy (in Alexander County, IL)

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Cairo Birth Records

Birth records, 1878-1915 Family History Library

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

Cairo Cemetery Records

Beech Grove Cemetery Find a Grave

Cairo City Cemetery Find a Grave

Mounds Cemetery Find a Grave

U.S. Civil War, Roll of Honor, Vol. IX (Soldiers Buried in Cairo and Mound City (African-American) & Quincy, Illinois) Ancestry

U.S. Civil War, Roll of Honor, Vol. IX (Soldiers Buried in Cairo and Mound City, Illinois) Ancestry

Cairo Census Records

1855 Illinois State Census Ancestry

1865 Illinois State Census Ancestry

U.S. Federal Census 1790-1940 Ancestry

U.S. Federal Census 1790-1940 MyHeritage

United States Federal Census, 1790-1940 Family Search

Cairo Church Records

100 years of progress, 1856-1956, First Presbyterian Church, Cairo, Illinois Family History Library

Christenings, 1840-1858, and deaths, 1860-1874, of St. Patrick's Roman Catholic Parish in Cairo, Illinois Family History Library

Church records, 1863-1910 (First United Methodist Church (Cairo, Illinois)) Family History Library

Illinois, Alexander County, Cairo, St. Columba Parish, church records, 1930-1950 Family History Library

Illinois, Alexander County, Cairo, St. Joseph Parish, church records, 1871-1956 Family History Library

Illinois, Alexander County., Cairo, St. Patrick Parish, church records, 1840-1956 Family History Library

Cairo City Directories

Cairo (Illinois) city directories Family History Library

Cairo City Directory 1915 MyHeritage

Cairo City Directory 1922 MyHeritage

Cairo city directory Family History Library

Cairo, IL 1904-1923 City Directories Allen County Public Library

Cairo, Illinois, City Directory, 1904 (in U.S. City Directories collection) Ancestry

Cairo, Illinois, City Directory, 1915 (in U.S. City Directories collection) Ancestry

Cairo, Illinois, City Directory, 1922 (in U.S. City Directories collection) Ancestry

Wiggins and Weaver's Ohio River directory for 1871-1872 : embracing a full alphabetical record of the names of the inhabitants, and business directories of Wheeling, Parkersburg, Marietta, Pomeroy, Gallipolis, Ironton, Portsmouth, Ripley, Bellaire, Bridgeport, Harmar, Middleport, Martins Ferry, Maysville, Owensboro, Paducah, Lawrenceburg, Aurora, Madison, Cairo, Chester, Cape Girardeau Family History Library

Cairo Death Records

1916-1947 Illinois Deaths and Stillbirths Index Ancestry

Alexander County, Illinois death records, v. 1-3, 1879-1917 Family History Library

Christenings, 1840-1858, and deaths, 1860-1874, of St. Patrick's Roman Catholic Parish in Cairo, Illinois 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

Obituaries and Death Notices from Cairo, Illinois, Newspapers, 1848-1909, 1912 & 1918 Darrel Dexter

Cairo Histories and Genealogies

A History of the City of Cairo, Illinois Internet Archive

A history of the city of Cairo, Illinois Ancestry

A history of the city of Cairo, Illinois, with maps and illustrations Family History Library

A history of the city of Cairo, Illinois, with maps and illustrations Genealogy Gophers

The Past, Present and Future of the City of Cairo in North America: with reports, estimates and statistics Internet Archive

Cairo Immigration Records

Illinois, Federal Naturalization Records, 1856-1991 Ancestry

Record of declarations of intention, 1910, 1921-1929; list (index) to 1941 Family History Library

Cairo Map Records

Cairo, 1867, Bird's Eye View Map (in U.S. Historic Land Ownership and Reference Atlases) Ancestry

Cairo, 1888, Bird's Eye View Map (in U.S. Historic Land Ownership and Reference Atlases) Ancestry

Map of Cairo, Il[linois] 1867. Library of Congress

Perspective map of the city of Cairo, Ill. 1888. Library of Congress

Sanborn Fire Insurance Map from Cairo, Alexander County, Illinois, 1906 Library of Congress

Sanborn Fire Insurance Map from Cairo, Alexander County, Illinois, January 1885 Library of Congress

Sanborn Fire Insurance Map from Cairo, Alexander County, Illinois, July 1914 Library of Congress

Sanborn Fire Insurance Map from Cairo, Alexander County, Illinois, July 1949 Library of Congress

Sanborn Fire Insurance Map from Cairo, Alexander County, Illinois, November 1891 Library of Congress

Sanborn Fire Insurance Map from Cairo, Alexander County, Illinois, November 1901 Library of Congress

Sanborn Fire Insurance Map from Cairo, Alexander County, Illinois, October 1907 Library of Congress

Sanborn Fire Insurance Map from Cairo, Alexander County, Illinois, September 1896 Library of Congress

Cairo Marriage Records

1800-1940 Illinois, County Marriage Records Ancestry

1860-1920 Illinois, Marriage Index Ancestry

Illinois Marriages, 1763-1900 MyHeritage

Illinois Marriages, 1790-1860 Ancestry

Illinois, Compiled Marriages, 1851-1900 Ancestry

Marriage records, 1819-1918 Family History Library

Marriages from 1819 to 1850 US Gen Web Archives

Cairo Military Records

History of the 12th Regiment, Illinois Infantry Volunteers : Otherwise Known As the "Hundred and Two Dozen," from August, 1862 Ancestry

Pension (military) claim book, 1889-1904 Family History Library

U.S. Civil War, Roll of Honor, Vol. IX (Soldiers Buried in Cairo and Mound City (African-American) & Quincy, Illinois) Ancestry

U.S. Civil War, Roll of Honor, Vol. IX (Soldiers Buried in Cairo and Mound City, Illinois) Ancestry

Cairo Miscellaneous Records

Report of Capt. Henry C. Long on the Condition and Prospects of the City of Cairo Internet Archive

Cairo Newspapers and Obituaries

Cairo Bulletin 1868-1884 Newspapers.com

Cairo Bulletin, The (Illinois/United States) 21 December 1868 to 28 December 1922 Elephind

Cairo Bulletin, The (Illinois/United States) [Cairo, Ill.] 15 November 1872 to 1 May 1878 Elephind

Cairo Daily Bulletin, The (Illinois/United States) [Cairo, Ill.] 29 March 1870 to 14 November 1872 Elephind

Cairo Evening Bulletin, The (Illinois/United States) [Cairo, Ill.] 21 December 1868 to 26 March 1870 Elephind

Cairo Evening Times 1865-1865 Newspapers.com

Cairo Evening Times, 1865 Illinois Digital Newspaper Collections

Cairo bulletin (Cairo, Ill.) (from Jan. 1, 1904 to Feb. 2, 1915) MyHeritage

Cairo bulletin (Cairo, Ill.) (from Nov. 15, 1872 to May 1, 1878) MyHeritage

Cairo bulletin 11/15/1872 to 05/01/1878 and 01/01/1904 to 02/02/1915 Genealogy Bank

Cairo bulletin 11/15/1872 to 05/01/1878 and 01/01/1904 to 02/02/1915 Genealogy Bank

Cairo daily bulletin (Cairo, Ill.) (from March 29, 1870 to Nov. 14, 1872) MyHeritage

Cairo daily bulletin 03/29/1870 to 11/14/1872 Genealogy Bank

Cairo evening bulletin (Cairo, Ill.) (from Dec. 21, 1868 to March 26, 1870) MyHeritage

Cairo evening bulletin 12/21/1868 to 03/26/1870 Genealogy Bank

Cairo evening times (Cairo, Ill.) (from Sept. 1, 1865 to Nov. 28, 1865) MyHeritage

Cairo evening times 09/01/1865 to 11/28/1865 Genealogy Bank

Cairo evening times. (Cairo, Ill.) (from Sept. 1, 1865 to Nov. 28, 1865) Chronicling America

Daily Cairo Bulletin, The (Illinois/United States) [Cairo, Ill.] 2 May 1878 to 31 December 1884 Elephind

Daily Cairo bulletin 05/02/1878 to 12/31/1884 Genealogy Bank

Daily cairo bulletin (cairo, ill.) (from may 2, 1878 to dec. 31, 1884) MyHeritage

Obituaries and Death Notices from Cairo, Illinois, Newspapers, 1848-1909, 1912 & 1918 Darrel Dexter

The Cairo Bulletin, 21 December 1868 to 28 December 1922 Illinois Digital Newspaper Collections

The Cairo bulletin. (Cairo, Ill.) (from Jan. 1, 1904 to Feb. 2, 1915) Chronicling America

The Cairo bulletin. (Cairo, Ill.) (from Nov. 15, 1872 to May 1, 1878) Chronicling America

The Cairo daily bulletin. (Cairo, Ill.) (from March 29, 1870 to Nov. 14, 1872) Chronicling America

The Cairo evening bulletin. (Cairo, Ill.) (from Dec. 21, 1868 to March 26, 1870) Chronicling America

The daily Cairo bulletin. (Cairo, Ill.) (from May 2, 1878 to Dec. 31, 1884) Chronicling America

Offline Newspapers for Cairo

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.

Cairo Argus and Mound City Journal. (Cairo, Ill. ;) 1875-1876

Cairo Bulletin. (Cairo, Ill.) 1870s-1870s

Cairo Bulletin. (Cairo, Ill.) 1872-1878

Cairo Citizen. (Cairo, Ill.) 1885-1886

Cairo Citizen. (Cairo, Ill.) 1986-Current

Cairo City Gazette. (City of Cairo, Ill.) 1840s-1860s

Cairo City Times. (Cairo, Ill.) 1854-1855

Cairo Commercial. (Cairo, Ill.) 1872-1873

Cairo Daily Bulletin. (Cairo, Ill.) 1870-1872

Cairo Daily Democrat. (Cairo, Ill.) 1863-1866

Cairo Delta. (Cairo, Ill.) 1848-1849

Cairo Democrat. (Cairo [Ill.]) 1866-1868

Cairo Evening Bulletin. (Cairo, Ill.) 1868-1870

Cairo Evening Citizen and Cairo Bulletin. (Cairo, Ill.) 1928-1941

Cairo Evening Citizen. (Cairo, Ill.) 1910-1928

Cairo Evening Citizen. (Cairo, Ill.) 1941-1986

Cairo Evening Sun. (Cairo, Ill.) 1870s-1870s

Cairo Evening Sun. (Cairo, Ill.) 1871-1880

Cairo Evening Times. (Cairo, Ill.) 1865-1866

Cairo Herald. (Cairo, Ill.) 1915-1919

Cairo Journal. (Cairo [Ill.]) 1857-1840s

Cairo Monday Democrat. (Cairo, Ill.) 1860s-1865

Cairo Weekly Bulletin. (Cairo, Ill.) 1869-1870s

Cairo Weekly Democrat. (Cairo, Ill.) 1860s-1860s

Cairo Weekly News. (Cairo, Ill.) 1880-1881

Citizen. (Cairo, Ill.) 1886-1916

Egyptian Sun. (Cairo, Ill.) 1870-1870s

Evening Citizen. (Cairo, Ill.) 1899-1910

Monday Democrat. (Cairo, Ill.) 1865-1860s

Radical Republican. (Cairo, Ill.) 1878-1880

Sun and Commercial. (Cairo, Ill.) 1870s-1878

War Eagle. (Cairo, Ill.) 1864-1865

Weekly Egyptian. (Cairo, Ill.) 1857-1840s

Cairo Probate Records

1772-1999 Illinois, Wills and Probate Records Ancestry

Cairo School Records

Cairo High School - Egypti Yearbook (Cairo, IL), 1957, 1959, 1972 E Yearbook

Cairo High School yearbook, 1953, 1954, 1957, 1959, 1960, 1961, 1962, 1963, 1964, 1965, 1972, 1974, 1975, 1976 (included in US Yearbooks collection) MyHeritage

Cairo High School yearbook, 1953, 1954, 1957, 1959, 1960, 1961, 1962, 1963, 1964, 1965, 1972, 1974, 1975, 1976, 1980, 1983 Classmates

Cairo High School yearbooks, 1953, 1954, 1955, 1956, 1957, 1958, 1959, 1960, 1961, 1962, 1963, 1964, 1965, 1966, 1967, 1968, 1972, 1974, 1975, 1976, 1980, 1981, 1982, 1983 (included in US School Yearbooks) Ancestry


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