Elgin Genealogy (in Kane County, IL)

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Elgin Cemetery Records

Apostolic Christian Cemetery Find a Grave

Bluff City Cemetery Billion Graves

Bluff City Cemetery Find a Grave

Channing Street Cemetery Find a Grave

Death records in Elgin, Illinois : with burials at Bluff City Cemetery and elsewhere ... as recorded in the cemetery sextons' ledgers Rockford Public Library

Lakewood Memorial Park Find a Grave

Memorial Washington Reformed Presbyterian Cemetery Find a Grave

Mount Hope Cemetery Find a Grave

Percent Photographed Elgin State Hospital Cemetery Find a Grave

St Mary's Cemetery (Front Portion) US Gen Web Archives

U.S. Civil War, Roll of Honor, Vol. XVIII (City Cemetery, Elgin (Kane County) & Town Cemetery, Dixon (Lee County), Illinois) Ancestry

Elgin Church Records

All name index, 125th anniversary, St. Mary's Church, Elgin, Ill., 1851-1976 Family History Library

All name index, The Heritage of St. Paul United Church of Christ : located, Elgin Library Family History Library

History of Auroa, Batavia, Belvidere branches and Elgin Mission of the Reorganized Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints, Illinois Family History Library

Index for First Congregational Church, its first hundred years : Elgin, Il., First Congregational Church, 1936 Family History Library

Memorials of Methodism in the Bounds of the Rock River Conference Ancestry

Elgin Death Records

Courier News 7/4/1998 - Current Genealogy Bank

Courier News: Web Edition Articles 3/27/2012 - Current Genealogy Bank

Death records in Elgin, Illinois : with burials at Bluff City Cemetery and elsewhere ... as recorded in the cemetery sextons' ledgers Rockford Public Library

The Gospel messenger obituary index 1883-1964 Family History Library

Elgin City Directories

Elgin (Illinois) city directories Family History Library

Elgin, IL 1859-1860 City Directories Allen County Public Library

Elgin, IL 1903-1935 City Directories Allen County Public Library

Elgin, IL; 1937 - 1944, 1948, 1949, 1951, 1954, 1956, 1958 - 1960 City Directories Allen County Public Library

Polk's Elgin (Kane Co., Ill.) city directory : including Carpentersville, East and West Dundee and South Elgin Family History Library

U.S. City Directories (includes Elgin 1903, 1929, 1931, 1933, 1935, 1937, 1949-1941, 1943, 1948, 1951, 1954, 1956, 1958-1960 ) Ancestry

Elgin Histories and Genealogies

All name index, Elgin Turners' centennial edition, 1883-1983 : published by Elgin Turners, Elgin, Illinois, 1983 Family History Library

All name index, Elgin area landmarks : author, E. C. Alft; published by Elgin Area Historical Society, 1975 Family History Library

All name index, The Elgin historic district : author, E. C. Alft; published by Elgin Hist. Soc. & Gifford Pk. Asso., Elgin, Ill., 1980 Family History Library

All name index, The history of Elgin from 1835-1875 : published by Lord & Bradford, Elgin, 1975 Family History Library

Autobiographies of Fox Valley pioneers Family History Library

Elgin Area History Illinois Digital Archives

Elgin Community College History Illinois Digital Archives

Elgin, Ill. & Kane County geneal. & historical materials at Gail Borden Public Library, Elgin, Illinois, Sept., 1979 Family History Library

Index to Elgin today, historical, descriptive, biographical : Lowrie & Black, publishers; Elgin, Illinois, 1903 Family History Library

Index to Our portrait gallery, familiar faces : taken from Every Saturday, September 14, 1895-June 27, 1896; copied and compiled by Gail Borden library, 1978 Family History Library

Index to autobiographies of Elgin pioneers : compiled and prepared by Elgin Area Historical Society, Elgin Genealogical Society, Gail Borden Public Library Family History Library

Kane County, Illinois, compendium : 70 sources of genealogical data Family History Library

Elgin Immigration Records

Inventory of Kane County, Illinois naturalization records at the Kane County Circuit Court office, Geneva, Illinois, 1857-1955 Family History Library

Naturalization records, 1858-1954 Family History Library

Elgin Military Records

Elgin High School, Elgin, Illinois, World War I participants Family History Library

U.S. Civil War, Roll of Honor, Vol. XVIII (City Cemetery, Elgin (Kane County) & Town Cemetery, Dixon (Lee County), Illinois) Ancestry

Elgin Miscellaneous Records

Elgin, Illinois early voters & settlers from the Elgin Genealogical Society Newsletter, v. 1, no. 2 & v. 2, no. 1 & advocate, Dec. 22, 1883 : ca.1835-1854 Family History Library

Indexes of books 1 and 2 of Boone County residents sent to Elgin's I. S. H. F. T. I., Apr. 1885-Sept. 1932 Family History Library

Elgin Newspapers and Obituaries

Courier News 7/4/1998 - Current Genealogy Bank

Courier News: Web Edition Articles 3/27/2012 - Current Genealogy Bank

Courier-News. (Elgin, Ill.) 1991-Current Multiple Archives

Daily Courier-News. (Elgin, Ill.) 1970-1991 Multiple Archives

Elgin Advocate. (Elgin, Ill.) 1871-1918 Multiple Archives

Elgin Chronicle. (Elgin, Ill.) 1865-1868 Illinois Newspaper Project

Elgin Courier-News. (Elgin, Ill.) 1926-1970 Multiple Archives

Elgin Daily Dial. (Elgin, Ill.) 1896-1897 Illinois Newspaper Project

Elgin Daily Frank. (Elgin, Ill.) 1880-1882 Illinois Newspaper Project

Elgin Daily Leader. (Elgin, Ill.) 1870s-1880 Illinois Newspaper Project

Elgin Daily News. (Elgin, Ill.) 1870s-1925 Illinois Newspaper Project

Elgin Democrat (Elgin, Ill. : 1886) 1886-1896 Google News Archive

Elgin Democrat. (Elgin, Ill.) 1886-1897 Illinois Newspaper Project

Elgin Dial. (Elgin, Ill.) 1892-1896 Illinois Newspaper Project

Elgin Evening Advocate. (Elgin, Ill.) 1881-1883 Illinois Newspaper Project

Elgin Evening Dial (1899). (Elgin, Ill.) 1899-1903 Illinois Newspaper Project

Elgin Evening Dial. (Elgin, Ill.) 1897-1898 Illinois Newspaper Project

Elgin Gazette. (Elgin, Ill.) 1869-1874 Multiple Archives

Elgin Morning Dial. (Elgin, Ill.) 1898-1899 Illinois Newspaper Project

Elgin Morning Frank. (Elgin, Ill.) 1882-1884 Illinois Newspaper Project

Elgin Weekly Frank. (Elgin, Ill.) 1880s-1884 Illinois Newspaper Project

Every Saturday. (Elgin, Ill.) 1884-1899 Illinois Newspaper Project

Fox River Courier. (Elgin, Ill.) 1851-1852 Multiple Archives

Illinois Weekly Palladium. (Elgin, Ill.) 1853-1855 Multiple Archives

Kane County Democrat. (Elgin, Ill.) 1897-1902 Illinois Newspaper Project

Second District Democrat. (Elgin, Ill.) 1863-1865 Illinois Newspaper Project

The Gospel messenger obituary index 1883-1964 Family History Library

Elgin School Records

All name index, Elgin High, a centennial history & record book, 1869-1969 : author, E. C. Alft; published by Board of Education, Elgin, Ill., 1969 Family History Library

Elgin High School - Maroon Yearbook (Elgin, IL) 1956 E Yearbooks

Elgin High School - Maroon Yearbook (Elgin, IL) 1957 E Yearbooks

Elgin High School - Maroon Yearbook (Elgin, IL) 1975 E Yearbooks

Elgin High School - Maroon Yearbook (Elgin, IL) 1982 E Yearbooks

Elgin High School, Elgin, Illinois, World War I participants Family History Library

Elgin, IL High School 1918 Maroon Yearbook Old Yearbooks

Elgin, IL High School Class of 1917 Old Yearbooks

Examples of genealogical sources in the Elgin High School Archives, Elgin, Illinois, 1872-1978 (or present year) Family History Library

Larkin High School - Cerulean Yearbook (Elgin, IL) 1977 E Yearbooks

Larkin High School - Cerulean Yearbook (Elgin, IL) 1984 E Yearbooks

Larkin High School - Cerulean Yearbook (Elgin, IL) 1985 E Yearbooks

Larkin High School - Cerulean Yearbook (Elgin, IL) 1986 E Yearbooks

School personnel & students' names copied down on end sheet of Sherman Hospital School of Nursing text, 1901 Family History Library