Kankakee Genealogy (in Kankakee County, IL)

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Kankakee Birth Records

Birth records, 1877-1918 Family History Library

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

Kankakee County Birth Records Index, 1879-1936 Genealogy Today

Kankakee County, Illinois Birth Index, 1915-1936 Ancestry

St. Rose of Lima Catholic Church, 486 W. Merchant St., Kankakee, Illinois 60901 : births, marriages, deaths, 1874 parish census includes place of birth, first communion, confirmation WorldCat

St. Rose of Lima Catholic Church, Kankakee, Illinois : births, marriages, deaths, parish census, 1855-1914 Family History Library

Kankakee Cemetery Records

Immaculate Conception of the Blessed Virgin Mary, Kankakee, Illinois : baptisms-marriages-death & burials, first communions-confirmations, 1874-1956 Family History Library

Memorial Gardens Cemetery records, Kankakee, Illinois WorldCat

Mound Grove Cemetery Find a Grave

Mound Grove Cemetery Billion Graves

Mound Grove cemetery book Family History Library

Mount Calvary Cemetery Billion Graves

Mount Calvary Cemetery Interment

Mt. Calvary cemetery book Family History Library

Saint James Cemetery Billion Graves

Schreffler Cemetery Billion Graves

St. Rose Cemetery book Family History Library

St. Rose cemetery book : Kankakee, Illinois Family History Library

Kankakee Census Records

1855 Illinois State Census Ancestry

1865 Illinois State Census Ancestry

St. Rose of Lima Catholic Church, Kankakee, Illinois : births, marriages, deaths, parish census, 1855-1914 Family History Library

U.S. Federal Census 1790-1940 Ancestry

U.S. Federal Census 1790-1940 MyHeritage

United States Federal Census, 1790-1940 Family Search

Kankakee Church Records

History, Kankakee, Illinois Branch, Reorganized Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints : Northeastern Illinois District, [ca.] 1873-1963 Family History Library

Immaculate Conception of the Blessed Virgin Mary, Kankakee, Illinois : baptisms-marriages-death & burial-first communions-confirmations, 1874-1956 WorldCat

Immaculate Conception of the Blessed Virgin Mary, Kankakee, Illinois : baptisms-marriages-death & burials, first communions-confirmations, 1874-1956 Family History Library

St. Rose of Lima Catholic Church, 486 W. Merchant St., Kankakee, Illinois 60901 : births, marriages, deaths, 1874 parish census includes place of birth, first communion, confirmation WorldCat

St. Rose of Lima Catholic Church, Kankakee, Illinois : births, marriages, deaths, parish census, 1855-1914 Family History Library

The First Methodist Church (Asbury United Methodist Church) Kankakee, Illinois : church records Family History Library

Kankakee City Directories

Kankakee (Illinois) city directories Family History Library

Kankakee (Illinois) city directories - 1876 Genealogy Gophers

Kankakee City Directory 1931 MyHeritage

Kankakee City Directory 1937 MyHeritage

Kankakee City Directory 1947 MyHeritage

Kankakee City Directory 1949 MyHeritage

Kankakee City, Illinois Directory, 1876 Ancestry

Kankakee, IL 1904-1935 City Directories Allen County Public Library

Kankakee, IL; 1937, 1939, 1941, 1944, 1947, 1949, 1952, 1954, 1956, 1958, 1959 City Directories Allen County Public Library

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

Kankakee, Illinois, City Directory, 1911 (in U.S. City Directories collection) Ancestry

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

Kankakee, Illinois, City Directory, 1925 (in U.S. City Directories collection) Ancestry

Kankakee, Illinois, City Directory, 1927 (in U.S. City Directories collection) Ancestry

Kankakee, Illinois, City Directory, 1929 (in U.S. City Directories collection) Ancestry

Kankakee, Illinois, City Directory, 1931 (in U.S. City Directories collection) Ancestry

Kankakee, Illinois, City Directory, 1933 (in U.S. City Directories collection) Ancestry

Kankakee, Illinois, City Directory, 1935 (in U.S. City Directories collection) Ancestry

Kankakee, Illinois, City Directory, 1937 (in U.S. City Directories collection) Ancestry

Kankakee, Illinois, City Directory, 1939 (in U.S. City Directories collection) Ancestry

Kankakee, Illinois, City Directory, 1941 (in U.S. City Directories collection) Ancestry

Kankakee, Illinois, City Directory, 1944 (in U.S. City Directories collection) Ancestry

Kankakee, Illinois, City Directory, 1947 (in U.S. City Directories collection) Ancestry

Kankakee, Illinois, City Directory, 1949 (in U.S. City Directories collection) Ancestry

Kankakee, Illinois, City Directory, 1952 (in U.S. City Directories collection) Ancestry

Kankakee, Illinois, City Directory, 1954 (in U.S. City Directories collection) Ancestry

Kankakee, Illinois, City Directory, 1956 (in U.S. City Directories collection) Ancestry

Kankakee, Illinois, City Directory, 1958 (in U.S. City Directories collection) Ancestry

Kankakee, Illinois, City Directory, 1959 (in U.S. City Directories collection) Ancestry

Polk's Kankakee (Kankakee County, Ill.) city directory : including Bourbonnais, Bradley, Aroma Park, and portions of Aroma Park Township Family History Library

Kankakee Death Records

1916-1947 Illinois Deaths and Stillbirths Index Ancestry

Death registers, 1877-1915 Family History Library

Deaths, 1887-1916 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

Immaculate Conception of the Blessed Virgin Mary, Kankakee, Illinois : baptisms-marriages-death & burial-first communions-confirmations, 1874-1956 WorldCat

Immaculate Conception of the Blessed Virgin Mary, Kankakee, Illinois : baptisms-marriages-death & burials, first communions-confirmations, 1874-1956 Family History Library

Kankakee County Death Records Index, 1870-1915, 1961-1991 Genealogy Today

Kankakee County, Illinois Death Index, 1870-1992 Ancestry

Kankakee County, Illinois death certificates, 1915-1951, index, 1916-1958 Family History Library

St. Rose of Lima Catholic Church, 486 W. Merchant St., Kankakee, Illinois 60901 : births, marriages, deaths, 1874 parish census includes place of birth, first communion, confirmation WorldCat

St. Rose of Lima Catholic Church, Kankakee, Illinois : births, marriages, deaths, parish census, 1855-1914 Family History Library

Kankakee Histories and Genealogies

Index to Kankakee centennial 1853-1953 Family History Library

Legends and Tales of Homeland On the Kankakee Ancestry

Recollections of a pioneer's granddaughter Genealogy Gophers

Kankakee Immigration Records

Illinois, Federal Naturalization Records, 1856-1991 Ancestry

Kankakee County, Illinois naturalization, declaration & petition records, ca. 1854-1955 Family History Library

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

Kankakee Map Records

Bird's eye view map of Manteno, Kankakee County, Illinois 1869. Library of Congress

Bird's eye view map of the city of Kankakee, Kankakee County, Illinois 1869. Library of Congress

Kankakee, 1869 Bird's Eye View Map (in U.S. Historic Land Ownership and Reference Atlases) Ancestry

Sanborn Fire Insurance Map from Kankakee, Kankakee County, Illinois, 1950 Library of Congress

Sanborn Fire Insurance Map from Kankakee, Kankakee County, Illinois, August 1901 Library of Congress

Sanborn Fire Insurance Map from Kankakee, Kankakee County, Illinois, February 1887 Library of Congress

Sanborn Fire Insurance Map from Kankakee, Kankakee County, Illinois, February 1914 Library of Congress

Sanborn Fire Insurance Map from Kankakee, Kankakee County, Illinois, February 1925 Library of Congress

Sanborn Fire Insurance Map from Kankakee, Kankakee County, Illinois, January 1892 Library of Congress

Sanborn Fire Insurance Map from Kankakee, Kankakee County, Illinois, July 1907 Library of Congress

Sanborn Fire Insurance Map from Kankakee, Kankakee County, Illinois, March 1930 Library of Congress

Sanborn Fire Insurance Map from Kankakee, Kankakee County, Illinois, March 1948 Library of Congress

Sanborn Fire Insurance Map from Kankakee, Kankakee County, Illinois, November 1896 Library of Congress

Kankakee 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

Immaculate Conception of the Blessed Virgin Mary, Kankakee, Illinois : baptisms-marriages-death & burial-first communions-confirmations, 1874-1956 WorldCat

Immaculate Conception of the Blessed Virgin Mary, Kankakee, Illinois : baptisms-marriages-death & burials, first communions-confirmations, 1874-1956 Family History Library

Kankakee County Marriage Records Index 1889-1961 Genealogy Today

Kankakee County, Illinois Marriage Index, 1889-1962 Ancestry

Kankakee County, Illinois marriage register books, A-H, and marriage licenses, 1853-1925 Family History Library

St. Rose of Lima Catholic Church, 486 W. Merchant St., Kankakee, Illinois 60901 : births, marriages, deaths, 1874 parish census includes place of birth, first communion, confirmation WorldCat

St. Rose of Lima Catholic Church, Kankakee, Illinois : births, marriages, deaths, parish census, 1855-1914 Family History Library

Kankakee Newspapers and Obituaries

Offline Newspapers for Kankakee

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 Gazette and Democrat. (Kankakee, Ill.) 1919-1920

Daily Journal. (Kankakee, Ill.) 1973-Current

Kankakee Daily Gazette. (Kankakee, Ill.) 1890s-1919

Kankakee Daily Journal. (Kankakee, Ill.) 1945-1973

Kankakee Daily News. (Kankakee, Ill.) 1920-1931

Kankakee Daily Republican. (Kankakee, Ill.) 1903-1931

Kankakee Gazette. (Kankakee City [Kankakee], Ill.) 1853-1840s

Kankakee Herald. (Kankakee, Ill.) 1872-1883

Kankakee Republican-News. (Kankakee, Ill.) 1931-1945

Kankakee Semi-Weekly Times. (Kankakee, Ill.) 1900-1903

Kankakee Probate Records

1772-1999 Illinois, Wills and Probate Records Ancestry

Kankakee School Records

Bishop McNamara High School - Mac Times Yearbook (Kankakee, IL), 1972 E Yearbook

Bishop McNamara High School yearbook, 1965, 1966, 1967, 1972, 1975 (included in US Yearbooks collection) MyHeritage

Bishop McNamara High School yearbook, 1965, 1966, 1967, 1972, 1975, 1980, 1981, 1983, 1985, 1988 Classmates

Bishop McNamara High School yearbooks, 1965, 1966, 1967, 1968, 1972, 1973, 1975, 1980, 1981, 1983, 1985, 1988 (included in US School Yearbooks) Ancestry

Eastridge High School yearbook, 1981 Classmates

Grace Baptist Academy yearbook, 1980 Classmates

Grace Baptist Academy yearbooks, 1980, 1981, 1982, 1992 (included in US School Yearbooks) Ancestry

Kankakee High School - Kankakeean Yearbook (Kankakee, IL), 1924, 1925, 1926, 1927, 1928, 1929, 1930, 1931, 1932, 1939, 1940, 1941, 1942, 1943, 1946, 1948, 1949, 1950, 1951, 1952, 1953, 1954, 1956 E Yearbook

Kankakee High School yearbook, 1911, 1914, 1916, 1924, 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, 1956, 1958, 1961, 1962, 1963, 1964, 1965, 1966 Classmates

Kankakee High School yearbook, 1911, 1914, 1916, 1924, 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, 1956, 1958, 1961, 1962, 1963, 1964, 1965, 1966 (included in US Yearbooks collection) MyHeritage

Kankakee High School yearbooks, 1911, 1914, 1916, 1924, 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, 1956, 1958, 1961, 1962, 1963, 1964, 1965, 1966 (included in US School Yearbooks) Ancestry

Kankakee, IL High School Class of 1926 Old Yearbooks

Kewanee, IL High School Class of 1874 Old Yearbooks

Olivet Nazarene College yearbook, 1937, 1938 Classmates

Olivet Nazarene College yearbook, 1937, 1938 (included in US Yearbooks collection) MyHeritage

St Patrick High School yearbooks, 1945, 1946, 1947, 1948, 1949, 1955, 1957, 1964, 1965, 1966, 1967, 1968, 1970 (included in US School Yearbooks) Ancestry

St Patricks High School - Shamrock Yearbook (Kankakee, IL), 1945, 1946, 1949 E Yearbook

St. Patrick High School yearbook, 1945, 1946, 1949 Classmates

St. Patrick High School yearbook, 1945, 1946, 1949 (included in US Yearbooks collection) MyHeritage

Westview High School yearbook, 1967, 1968, 1969, 1973 (included in US Yearbooks collection) MyHeritage

Westview High School yearbook, 1967, 1968, 1969, 1973, 1980, 1982, 1983 Classmates

Westview High School yearbooks, 1967, 1968, 1969, 1970, 1973, 1974, 1975, 1976, 1977, 1980, 1982, 1983, 1995, 1996, 1999 (included in US School Yearbooks) Ancestry


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