Chicago Heights Genealogy (in Cook County, IL)

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Chicago Heights Birth Records

1871-1922 Cook County, Illinois, Birth Certificates Index Ancestry

1916-1935 Cook County, Illinois Birth Index Ancestry

Chicago Heights, Illinois Index To Births in the Chicago Heights Star, Ca. 1908 - Sept. 1930, 1950, 1992 Family History Library

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

Illinois, Cook County Birth Registers, 1871-1915 Family Search

Illinois, Cook County, Birth Certificates, 1871-1940 Family Search

Registers of births outside of the city [Chicago], 1878-1894 Family History Library

Chicago Heights Cemetery Records

Bloom Presbyterian Cemetery Find a Grave

Bloomvale Cemetery Find a Grave

Bloomvale Cemetery : Bloom Township, Cook County, Chicago Heights, Illinois Family History Library

Chicago Heights 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

Chicago Heights Church Records

A Christian century, 1843-1943 : a history of the First Presbyterian Church, Chicago Heights, Illinois Family History Library

Baptisms, 1899-1915; marriages, 1901-1915 (Catholic Church. St. Agnes (Chicago Heights, Illinois)) Family History Library

Baptisms, 1911-1915; marriages, 1911-1916; deaths, 1911- 1914 (Catholic Church. St. Casimir (Chicago Heights, Illinois)) Family History Library

Baptisms, marriages, communion, confirmation, 1905-1919 (Catholic Church. St. Rocco (Chicago Heights, Illinois)) Family History Library

Baptisms, marriages, deaths and communion, 1907-1916 (Catholic Church. St. Ann (Chicago Heights, Illinois)) Family History Library

Baptisms, marriages, deaths, confirmations, 1903-1915 (Catholic Church. St. Joseph (Chicago Heights, Illinois)) Family History Library

Prince of Peace (Immanuel) church records (in U.S. Evangelical Lutheran Church, Swedish American Church Records collection) Ancestry

Chicago Heights City Directories

White Pages and Yellow Pages, Chicago Heights, February 1947 thru August 1948 Library of Congress

White Pages and Yellow Pages, Chicago Heights, January 1933 thru July 1937 Library of Congress

White Pages and Yellow Pages, Chicago Heights, January 1938 thru August 1942 Library of Congress

White Pages and Yellow Pages, Chicago Heights, June 1953 thru June 1954 Library of Congress

White Pages and Yellow Pages, Chicago Heights, June 1955 thru June 1956 Library of Congress

White Pages and Yellow Pages, Chicago Heights, May 1943 thru May 1946 Library of Congress

White Pages and Yellow Pages, Chicago Heights, May 1949 thru December 1950 Library of Congress

White Pages and Yellow Pages, Chicago Heights, September 1951 thru July 1952 Library of Congress

Chicago Heights Death Records

1878-1922 Cook County, Illinois, Deaths Index Ancestry

1908-1988 Cook County, Illinois Death Index Ancestry

1916-1947 Illinois Deaths and Stillbirths Index Ancestry

Baptisms, 1911-1915; marriages, 1911-1916; deaths, 1911- 1914 (Catholic Church. St. Casimir (Chicago Heights, Illinois)) Family History Library

Baptisms, marriages, deaths and communion, 1907-1916 (Catholic Church. St. Ann (Chicago Heights, Illinois)) Family History Library

Baptisms, marriages, deaths, confirmations, 1903-1915 (Catholic Church. St. Joseph (Chicago Heights, Illinois)) Family History Library

Chicago Heights, Illinois index to Chicago Heights star obituaries, 1906-July 1993 Family History Library

Cook County Coroner's Inquest Record Index, 1872-1911 Illinois State Archive

Cook County, Illinois coroners' inquest records, Dec. 1872-Nov. 1911 Family History Library

Cook County, Illinois death certificates, 1878-1909, 1916-1922 Family History Library

Cook County, Illinois, Marriage and Death Indexes (marriages in newspapers 1833-1871, deaths in newspapers 1856-1889) Ancestry

Illinois Deaths, 1916-1950 MyHeritage

Illinois Deaths, before 1916 MyHeritage

Illinois, Cook County Deaths, 1878-1994 Family Search

Illinois, Cook County, Obituaries, ca. 1970-1990 Family Search

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

Illinois, Select Deaths Index, 1877-1916 Ancestry

Southern Cook County, Illinois (primarily) obituaries, 1977-1992, from the Chicago Heights star Family History Library

Southern Cook County, Illinois Miscellaneous Obituaries, Ca. 1936-1993, and Funeral Cards, Ca. 1951-1964 : from Various Newspapers Family History Library

Southern Cook County, Illinois and Hammond, Indiana obituaries, ca. 1970-1990 Family History Library

Chicago Heights Histories and Genealogies

A look into the past : Chicago Heights and her neighbors Genealogy Gophers

Chicago Heights : at the crossroads of the nation Family History Library

Chicago Heights Immigration Records

Chicago Heights, Illinois indexes to petitions for naturalization, 1907-1929, declarations of intention, 1910-1942 Family History Library

Cook County, Illinois declarations of intention, 1871-1903 Family History Library

Declarations of intention, 1871-1906 Family History Library

Declarations of intention, 1874-1906 Family History Library

Declarations of intention, 1874-1929; indexes, 1871-1929 Family History Library

Declarations of intention, 1906-1929 Family History Library

Illinois, Federal Naturalization Records, 1856-1991 Ancestry

Illinois, Northern District (Eastern Division), Naturalization Index, 1926-1979 MyHeritage

Indexes to naturalization records Family History Library

Naturalization petitions and records, 1906-1929 Family History Library

Naturalization records, 1871-1925; indexes, 1871-1912 Family History Library

Naturalization records, 1874-1903 Family History Library

Northern District, Illinois, Naturalization Index, 1926-1979 Ancestry

Soundex Index to Naturalization Petitions for the United States District and Circuit Courts, Northern District of Illinois and Immigration and Naturalization Service District 9, 1840-1950 Ancestry

US Naturalization Record Index, Northern Illinois, 1840-1950 ( includes Cook County, IL) MyHeritage

Chicago Heights Marriage Records

1800-1940 Illinois, County Marriage Records Ancestry

1860-1920 Illinois, Marriage Index Ancestry

Baptisms, 1899-1915; marriages, 1901-1915 (Catholic Church. St. Agnes (Chicago Heights, Illinois)) Family History Library

Baptisms, 1911-1915; marriages, 1911-1916; deaths, 1911- 1914 (Catholic Church. St. Casimir (Chicago Heights, Illinois)) Family History Library

Baptisms, marriages, communion, confirmation, 1905-1919 (Catholic Church. St. Rocco (Chicago Heights, Illinois)) Family History Library

Baptisms, marriages, deaths and communion, 1907-1916 (Catholic Church. St. Ann (Chicago Heights, Illinois)) Family History Library

Baptisms, marriages, deaths, confirmations, 1903-1915 (Catholic Church. St. Joseph (Chicago Heights, Illinois)) Family History Library

Cook County, Illinois Marriage Index, 1930-1960 Ancestry

Cook County, Illinois Marriage Indexes, 1912-1942 Ancestry

Cook County, Illinois, Marriage and Death Indexes (marriages in newspapers 1833-1871, deaths in newspapers 1856-1889) Ancestry

Cook County, Illinois, Marriages Index, 1871-1920 Ancestry

Cook County, Illinois, Marriages Index, 1871-1920 Ancestry

Illinois Marriages, 1763-1900 MyHeritage

Illinois Marriages, 1790-1860 Ancestry

Illinois, Compiled Marriages, 1851-1900 Ancestry

Illinois, Cook County Marriages, 1871-1920 Family Search

Indexes To Marriages, Ca. 1906-April 1941, 1950, 1992-1993, and Marriage Anniversaries, 1906-1993 in the Chicago Heights Star Family History Library

Indexes To Marriages, Ca. 1906-April 1941, 1950, 1992-1993, and Marriage Anniversaries, 1906-1993 in the Chicago Heights Star Family History Library

Marriage licenses, 1871-1920; index, 1871-1916 Family History Library

Chicago Heights Newspapers and Obituaries

Births as published in Paddock publications, Arlington Heights, Illinois : including the communities of Arlington Heights, Bensenville, Bloomingdale, Buffalo Grove, Carol Stream, Itasca, Lake Zurich, Mt. Prospect, Palatine, Roselle, S. Barrington, Schermerville, W. Maine 1900-1920 Family History Library

Chicago Heights Auburn Community Booster 1964, 1972, 1974, 9175, 9183, 1985-1987 Newspaper Archive at FindMyPast

Chicago Heights PennySaver 1998-1999 Newspaper Archive at FindMyPast

Chicago Heights Star 1901, 1955-2000 Newspaper Archive at FindMyPast

Chicago Heights Star 1911-1955 Newspapers.com

Chicago Heights Star Herald 1976, 1977, 1979 Newspaper Archive at FindMyPast

Chicago Heights Star Herald Ad Visor 1979-1983 Newspaper Archive at FindMyPast

Chicago Heights Star Sports 1935 (Chicago Heights, Illinois) Ancestry

Chicago Heights Star Super Saver 1984-1986 Newspaper Archive at FindMyPast

Chicago Heights Star Tribune Ad Visor 1976, 1982-1984 Newspaper Archive at FindMyPast

Chicago Heights, Illinois Index To Births in the Chicago Heights Star, Ca. 1908 - Sept. 1930, 1950, 1992 Family History Library

Chicago Heights, Illinois index to Chicago Heights star obituaries, 1906-July 1993 Family History Library

Illinois, Cook County, Obituaries, ca. 1970-1990 Family Search

Indexes To Marriages, Ca. 1906-April 1941, 1950, 1992-1993, and Marriage Anniversaries, 1906-1993 in the Chicago Heights Star Family History Library

Indexes To Marriages, Ca. 1906-April 1941, 1950, 1992-1993, and Marriage Anniversaries, 1906-1993 in the Chicago Heights Star Family History Library

Southern Cook County, Illinois (primarily) obituaries, 1977-1992, from the Chicago Heights star Family History Library

Southern Cook County, Illinois Miscellaneous Obituaries, Ca. 1936-1993, and Funeral Cards, Ca. 1951-1964 : from Various Newspapers Family History Library

Southern Cook County, Illinois and Hammond, Indiana obituaries, ca. 1970-1990 Family History Library

Offline Newspapers for Chicago Heights

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.

Star. (Chicago Heights, Ill.) 1983-Current

Suburban Standard. (Chicago Heights, Il) 2000-Current

Tri-City Journal. (Chicago Heights, Ill.) 1978-Current

Chicago Heights Probate Records

1772-1999 Illinois, Wills and Probate Records Ancestry

Chicago Heights School Records

Bloom Community College - Spectrum Yearbook (Chicago Heights, IL), 1959, 1960, 1961, 1962, 1963, 1964, 1965, 1966, 1967 E Yearbook

Bloom Community College yearbooks, 1960, 1961, 1962, 1963, 1964, 1965, 1966, 1967 (included in US School Yearbooks) Ancestry

Bloom High School - Bloom Yearbook (Chicago Heights, IL), 1923, 1925, 1926, 1927, 1928, 1929, 1931, 1932, 1933, 1934, 1935, 1936, 1937, 1938, 1939, 1940, 1941, 1942, 1943, 1944, 1945, 1946, 1947, 1948, 1949, 1950, 1951, 1952, 1953, 1954, 1955, 1956, 1957, 1958, 1959, 1960, 1962, 1963, 1964, 1968, 1977, 1983 E Yearbook

Bloom High School yearbook, 1925, 1926, 1927, 1928, 1929, 1930, 1931, 1932, 1933, 1934, 1935, 1936, 1937, 1938, 1939, 1940, 1941, 1942, 1943, 1944, 1946, 1947, 1948, 1950, 1951, 1952, 1953, 1954, 1955, 1956, 1957, 1958, 1959, 1960, 1961, 1962, 1963, 1964, 1965, 1966, 1967, 1968, 1969, 1970, 1971, 1972, 1973, 1974, 1975, 1976, 1977, 1978, 1979 (included in US Yearbooks collection) MyHeritage

Bloom High School yearbook, 1925, 1926, 1927, 1928, 1929, 1930, 1931, 1932, 1933, 1934, 1935, 1936, 1937, 1938, 1939, 1940, 1941, 1942, 1943, 1944, 1946, 1947, 1948, 1950, 1951, 1952, 1953, 1954, 1955, 1956, 1957, 1958, 1959, 1960, 1961, 1962, 1963, 1964, 1965, 1966, 1967, 1968, 1969, 1970, 1971, 1972, 1973, 1974, 1975, 1976, 1977, 1978, 1979, 1980, 1981, 1982, 1983, 1985, 1986, 1987, 1988, 1989, 1990, 1991, 1992, 1993, 1996, 1997, 1998, 1999, 2001 Classmates

Bloom High School yearbooks, 1923, 1925, 1926, 1927, 1928, 1929, 1930, 1931, 1932, 1933, 1934, 1935, 1936, 1937, 1938, 1939, 1940, 1941, 1942, 1943, 1944, 1945, 1946, 1947, 1948, 1949, 1950, 1951, 1952, 1953, 1954, 1955, 1956, 1957, 1958, 1959, 1960, 1961, 1962, 1963, 1964, 1965, 1966, 1967, 1968, 1969, 1970, 1971, 1972, 1973, 1974, 1975, 1976, 1977, 1978, 1979, 1980, 1981, 1982, 1983, 1985, 1986, 1987, 1988 (included in US School Yearbooks) Ancestry

Bloom Trail High School - Trail Blazer Yearbook (Chicago Heights, IL), 1980 E Yearbook

Bloom Trail High School yearbook, 1977, 1978, 1979 (included in US Yearbooks collection) MyHeritage

Bloom Trail High School yearbook, 1977, 1978, 1979, 1980, 1981, 1982, 1983, 1984, 1985, 1986, 1987, 1988, 1989, 1990, 1991, 1992, 1993, 1994, 1995, 1996, 1997, 1998, 1999, 2000, 2001, 2002, 2003, 2004, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011 Classmates

Bloom Trail High School yearbooks, 1977, 1978, 1980, 1982, 1983, 1984, 1985, 1986, 1987, 1988, 1989, 1990, 1991, 1992, 1993, 1994, 1995, 1996, 1997, 1998, 1999 (included in US School Yearbooks) Ancestry

Marian Catholic High School - Mariner Yearbook (Chicago Heights, IL), 1966, 1967, 1968, 1970, 1971, 1972, 1973 E Yearbook

Marian Catholic High School yearbook, 1962, 1963, 1964, 1965, 1966, 1967, 1968, 1969, 1970, 1971, 1972, 1973, 1974, 1976, 1979 (included in US Yearbooks collection) MyHeritage

Marian Catholic High School yearbook, 1962, 1963, 1964, 1965, 1966, 1967, 1968, 1969, 1970, 1971, 1972, 1973, 1974, 1976, 1979, 1980, 1981, 1982, 1983, 1984, 1985, 1988, 1994, 1996, 2002 Classmates

Prairie State College - Post Script Yearbook (Chicago Heights, IL), 1968, 1969 E Yearbook

Thornton High School yearbooks, 1931, 1948, 1951, 1952, 1953, 1954, 1955, 1956, 1957, 1959, 1960, 1961, 1967, 1978, 1979, 1980, 1981, 1982, 1987, 1988, 1989, 1990 (included in US School Yearbooks) Ancestry

Thorton High School yearbook, 1931 Classmates

Thorton High School yearbook, 1931 (included in US Yearbooks collection) MyHeritage


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