Galena Genealogy (in Jo Daviess County, IL)

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Galena Birth Records

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

Galena Cemetery Records

Greenwood Cemetery Find a Grave

Greenwood Cemetery US Gen Web

Greenwood Cemetery Billion Graves

Index to Barthells' [sic] old city cemetery book ; Old city cemetery prior burials according to Barthells' [sic]. WorldCat

Mount Hope Cemetery Find a Grave

Old City Cemetery Find a Grave

Old City Cemetery Billion Graves

Pilot Knob Cemetery Find a Grave

Prospect Hill Methodist Episcopalian Cemetery Billion Graves

Saint Mary Cemetery Billion Graves

Saint Marys Cemetery Find a Grave

Saint Michaels Cemetery Find a Grave

St. Marys Catholic Cemetery US Gen Web

Vinegar Hill Cemetery Find a Grave

Vinegar Hill Methodist Cemetery Find a Grave

Galena Census Records

1855 Illinois State Census Ancestry

1865 Illinois State Census Ancestry

Federal Census of 1940, East Galena Township, 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

Galena City Directories

Galena (Illinois) city directories Family History Library

Galena City Directory 1914 MyHeritage

Galena city directory, 1855-6 : containing also advertisements of the principal merchants, etc., and lis t of societies in the city of Galena Family History Library

Galena, IL 1854-1856, 1858/59 City Directories Allen County Public Library

Galena, IL 1914 City Directories Allen County Public Library

Galena, Illinois, City Directory, 1900 (in U.S. City Directories collection) Ancestry

Galena, Illinois, City Directory, 1914 (in U.S. City Directories collection) Ancestry

The Galena City Directory: 1854 Internet Archive

Galena Death Records

1916-1947 Illinois Deaths and Stillbirths Index Ancestry

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

Galena Histories and Genealogies

Galena : and it's lead mines Family History Library

Galena hidden treasure Family History Library

Galena's century milestone : a brief review of its history and historic spots with original photographs Family History Library

Galena, Illinois : a visit with the past Family History Library

Garters and grit : stories from Galena & Jo Daviess County, Illinois Family History Library

Glamorous Galena and Jo Daviess county : little Switzerland of Illinois Family History Library

Historic Galena : yesterday and today Family History Library

Jo Daviess County, City of Galena miscellaneous records, ca. 1857-1977 Family History Library

The genealogy of Galena (nineteenth century Americana) Family History Library

Galena Immigration Records

Declarations of intent, petitions for naturalization, naturalizations, 1856-1929 Family History Library

Illinois, Federal Naturalization Records, 1856-1991 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 Jo Daviess County, IL) MyHeritage

Galena Land Records

Deeds, ca. 1829-1902 Family History Library

Galena Map Records

Sanborn Fire Insurance Map from Galena, Jo Daviess County, Illinois, August 1885 Library of Congress

Sanborn Fire Insurance Map from Galena, Jo Daviess County, Illinois, August 1898 Library of Congress

Sanborn Fire Insurance Map from Galena, Jo Daviess County, Illinois, March 1893 Library of Congress

Sanborn Fire Insurance Map from Galena, Jo Daviess County, Illinois, October 1912 Library of Congress

Galena 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

Jo Daviess Vital Statistics and Marriages, selected records 1828-1904 US Gen Web

Galena Military Records

Historical Sketch of the Forty-Fifth Illinois Regiment Ancestry

Galena Minority Records

Glamorous Galena and Jo Daviess county : little Switzerland of Illinois Family History Library

Galena Newspapers and Obituaries

Galena Daily Gazette, 1870-1909 Illinois Digital Newspaper Collections

Galena Sentinel 1844-1844 Farmer City Public Library

Galenian 09/13/1828 to 10/06/1834 Genealogy Bank

Jo Daviess County, Illinois newspaper index 1828-1846 Family History Library

The Galena Tribune, 1905-1906 Illinois Digital Newspaper Collections

Offline Newspapers for Galena

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.

Daily Morning Jeffersonian. (Galena, Ill.) 1851-1852

Galena Advertiser. (Galena, Upper Mississippi Lead Mines, Ill.) 1829-1830

Galena Daily Courier. (Galena [Ill.]) 1856-1861

Galena Daily Gazette. (Galena, Ill.) 1864-1868

Galena Daily Gazette. (Galena, Ill.) 1873-1953

Galena Evening Gazette. (Galena, Ill.) 1868-1873

Galena Gazette and Advertiser. (Galena, Ill.) 1953-1993

Galena Industrial Press. (Galena, Ill.) 1882-1885

Galena Press. (Galena, Ill.) 1886-1890

Galena Semi-Weekly Advertiser. (Galena, Ill.) 1845-1848

Galena Sentinel. (Galena, Ill.) 1841-1846

Galena Tribune. (Galena, Ill.) 1905-1906

Galena Weekly Courier. (Galena, Ill.) 1856-1860s

Galena Weekly Gazette and Spirit of the Press. (Galena, Ill.) 1874-1875

Galena Weekly Gazette. (Galena, Ill.) 1864-1874

Galena Weekly Gazette. (Galena, Ill.) 1875-1953

Galena Weekly Jeffersonian. (Galena, Ill.) 1845-1855

Gazette and Advertiser. (Galena, Ill.) 1830s-1838

Gazette. (Galena, Ill.) 1994-Current

Industrial Press. (Galena, Ill.) 1874-1882

Miners' Journal. (Galena, Fever River [Ill.]) 1828-1832

North Western Gazette & Galena Advertiser. (Galena, Ill.) 1838-1845

North Western Gazette & Galena Advertiser. (Galena, Upper Mississippi Lead Mines [Ill.]) 1834-1845

North Western Gazette. (Galena, Ill.) 1993-1994

Semi-Weekly Galena Jeffersonian. (Galena, Ill.) 1845-1847

Spirit of the Press. (Galena, Ill.) 1871-1874

Weekly North-Western Gazette. (Galena, Ill.) 1845-1864

Galena Probate Records

1772-1999 Illinois, Wills and Probate Records Ancestry

Galena School Records

Galena High School yearbook, 1966, 1967, 1972 (included in US Yearbooks collection) MyHeritage

Galena High School yearbook, 1966, 1967, 1972, 1980, 1981, 1982, 2004, 2005, 2006 Classmates


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