Mattoon Genealogy (in Coles County, IL)

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Mattoon Birth Records

City of Mattoon certificates of birth. WorldCat

Coles County, Illinois, births, marriages, deaths, 1831-1929; indexes, 1878-1929 Family History Library

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

Mattoon, Illinois birth records & certificates, 1901-1907; 1916-1937 Family History Library

Mattoon Cemetery Records

Calvary Cemetery Find a Grave

Calvary Cemetery Billion Graves

Cemetery deeds, 1868-1983 Family History Library

Dodge Grove Cemetery Find a Grave

Dodge Grove Cemetery US Gen Web Archives

Dodge Grove Cemetery Billion Graves

Dodge Grove Cemetery Interment

Dodge Grove Cemetery (Mattoon, Illinois) Family History Library

Dodge Grove Cemetery Mattoon, Illinois : located at the end of North Twenty Second Street (Records are through May 2005 and are for marked and unmarked graves). WorldCat

Ellis Cemetery Billion Graves

Nellie Ross Hyde Memorial Gardens Find a Grave

Zion Hill Cemetery Billion Graves

Mattoon 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

Mattoon Church Records

Church records, 1908-1980 (Trinity Episcopal Church (Mattoon, Illinois)) Family History Library

Records of Immaculate Conception Parish, Combination Register 1860-1935; Baptism 1900-1920; Marriage 1947-1950; Death 1951-1975 (included in Roman Catholic Diocese of Springfield Sacramental Records) Ancestry

Records of Immaculate Conception Parish, Marriage 1911-1947; Death 1911-1951 (included in Roman Catholic Diocese of Springfield Sacramental Records) Ancestry

Mattoon City Directories

Directory of the I.O.O.F. old folks' home : located at Mattoon, Illinois for the year ending September 30th, 1914 Family History Library

Matoon, IL 1902-1927 City Directories Allen County Public Library

Mattoon (Illinois) city directories Family History Library

Mattoon City Directory 1947 MyHeritage

Mattoon City Directory 1950 MyHeritage

Mattoon City Directory 1953 MyHeritage

Mattoon City Directory 1955 MyHeritage

Mattoon City Directory 1957 MyHeritage

Mattoon City Directory 1959 MyHeritage

Mattoon City Directory 1960 MyHeritage

Mattoon, IL; 1940, 1942, 1944, 1947, 1950, 1953, 1955, 1957, 1959, 1960 City Directories Allen County Public Library

Mattoon, Illinois, City Directory, 1902 (in U.S. City Directories collection) Ancestry

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

Mattoon, Illinois, City Directory, 1910 (in U.S. City Directories collection) Ancestry

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

Mattoon, Illinois, City Directory, 1940 (in U.S. City Directories collection) Ancestry

Mattoon, Illinois, City Directory, 1942 (in U.S. City Directories collection) Ancestry

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

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

Mattoon, Illinois, City Directory, 1950 (in U.S. City Directories collection) Ancestry

Mattoon, Illinois, City Directory, 1953 (in U.S. City Directories collection) Ancestry

Mattoon, Illinois, City Directory, 1955 (in U.S. City Directories collection) Ancestry

Mattoon, Illinois, City Directory, 1957 (in U.S. City Directories collection) Ancestry

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

Mattoon, Illinois, City Directory, 1960 (in U.S. City Directories collection) Ancestry

Polk's Mattoon (Coles Co., Ill.) city directory Family History Library

Mattoon Court Records

Mattoon Court of Common Pleas Case Files Index (1869-1873) Illinois State Archive

Mattoon Death Records

1916-1947 Illinois Deaths and Stillbirths Index Ancestry

City of Mattoon death records. WorldCat

Coles County, Illinois, births, marriages, deaths, 1831-1929; indexes, 1878-1929 Family History Library

Death register, death returns & death certificates, 1900-1937 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

Mattoon Death Certificate Registers Index (1899-1918) Illinois State Archive

Records of Immaculate Conception Parish, Combination Register 1860-1935; Baptism 1900-1920; Marriage 1947-1950; Death 1951-1975 (included in Roman Catholic Diocese of Springfield Sacramental Records) Ancestry

Records of Immaculate Conception Parish, Marriage 1911-1947; Death 1911-1951 (included in Roman Catholic Diocese of Springfield Sacramental Records) Ancestry

Mattoon Histories and Genealogies

Register of old settlers, Old Settler's Day, July 5, 1934, Peterson Park, Mattoon, Illinois. WorldCat

Mattoon Immigration Records

Illinois, Federal Naturalization Records, 1856-1991 Ancestry

Naturalization records, 1872-1946 Family History Library

Naturalization records, 1892-1906 Family History Library

Petitions & certificates of naturalization, 1908-1927 Family History Library

Mattoon Land Records

Deed records, 1831-1919; index, 1830-1886 Family History Library

Mattoon Map Records

Birds eye view map of Mattoon, Illinois 1884. Library of Congress

Mattoon, 1884 Bird's Eye View Map (in U.S. Historic Land Ownership and Reference Atlases) Ancestry

Sanborn Fire Insurance Map from Mattoon, Coles County, Illinois, August 1902 Library of Congress

Sanborn Fire Insurance Map from Mattoon, Coles County, Illinois, December 1909 Library of Congress

Sanborn Fire Insurance Map from Mattoon, Coles County, Illinois, March 1887 Library of Congress

Sanborn Fire Insurance Map from Mattoon, Coles County, Illinois, March 1892 Library of Congress

Sanborn Fire Insurance Map from Mattoon, Coles County, Illinois, May 1915 Library of Congress

Sanborn Fire Insurance Map from Mattoon, Coles County, Illinois, October 1897 Library of Congress

Mattoon Marriage Records

1800-1940 Illinois, County Marriage Records Ancestry

1860-1920 Illinois, Marriage Index Ancestry

Coles County, Illinois marriages, 1831-1929 Family History Library

Coles County, Illinois, births, marriages, deaths, 1831-1929; indexes, 1878-1929 Family History Library

Illinois Marriages, 1763-1900 MyHeritage

Illinois Marriages, 1790-1860 Ancestry

Illinois, Compiled Marriages, 1851-1900 Ancestry

Records of Immaculate Conception Parish, Combination Register 1860-1935; Baptism 1900-1920; Marriage 1947-1950; Death 1951-1975 (included in Roman Catholic Diocese of Springfield Sacramental Records) Ancestry

Records of Immaculate Conception Parish, Marriage 1911-1947; Death 1911-1951 (included in Roman Catholic Diocese of Springfield Sacramental Records) Ancestry

Mattoon Miscellaneous Records

City council records, 1955-1957 Family History Library

Mattoon Newspapers and Obituaries

Daily Journal-Gazette 1943-1956, 1959-1961, 1965-1966 Newspaper Archive at FindMyPast

Journal Gazette 04/13/2004 to 09/24/2011 Genealogy Bank

Journal Gazette 1905-2019 Newspapers.com

Journal-Gazette 2019-2020 Newspapers.com

Mattoon Commercial 1878-1906 Newspapers.com

Mattoon Commercial Star 1917 Marshall Public Library

Mattoon Commercial Star 1917-1917 Illinois Prairie District Public Library

Mattoon Commercial-Star 1911-1919 Newspapers.com

Mattoon Daily Journal 1902-1904 Newspapers.com

Mattoon Daily Journal Gazette 1959-1967, 1974 Newspaper Archive at FindMyPast

Mattoon Gazette 1860-1901 Newspapers.com

Mattoon Journal 1878-1878 Illinois Prairie District Public Library

Mattoon Journal 1966 Newspaper Archive at FindMyPast

Mattoon Journal Gazette 1959, 1965-1976 Newspaper Archive at FindMyPast

Mattoon Morning Star 1905-1908 Newspapers.com

Mattoon Star 1894-1894 Illinois Prairie District Public Library

Mattoon Weekly Journal 1902-1902 Newspapers.com

The Mattoon Journal 1878 Marshall Public Library

The Mattoon Star 1894 Marshall Public Library

Offline Newspapers for Mattoon

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 Journal-Gazette and Commercial-Star. (Mattoon, Ill.) 1919-1940

Daily Journal-Gazette. (Mattoon, Ill.) 1910-1919

Daily Journal-Gazette. (Mattoon, Ill.) 1940-1965

Journal Gazette. (Mattoon, Ill.) 1974-1986

Journal Gazette. (Mattoon, Ill.) 1991-2010

Mattoon Daily Journal. (Mattoon, Ill.) 1870s-1900s

Mattoon Illinois Journal Gazette. ([Mattoon, Ill.]) 1965-1974

Mattoon Journal Gazette. (Mattoon, Ill.) 1986-1991

Mattoon Journal-Gazette. (Mattoon, Ill.) 1900s-1910

Mattoon Weekly Gazette. (Mattoon, Ill.) 1857-1861

Mattoon Probate Records

1772-1999 Illinois, Wills and Probate Records Ancestry

Mattoon School Records

Mattoon High School - Riddle Yearbook (Mattoon, IL), 1905, 1917, 1925, 1926, 1927, 1928, 1938, 1939, 1940, 1941, 1942, 1943, 1945, 1946, 1948, 1949, 1950, 1951, 1952, 1954, 1955, 1956, 1957, 1977 E Yearbook

Mattoon High School yearbook, 1927, 1928, 1938, 1939, 1940, 1941, 1942, 1943, 1945, 1946, 1947, 1948, 1949, 1950, 1951, 1952, 1954, 1955, 1956, 1957, 1959, 1960, 1961, 1962, 1963, 1965, 1966, 1967, 1970, 1971, 1974, 1976, 1977 (included in US Yearbooks collection) MyHeritage

Mattoon High School yearbook, 1927, 1928, 1938, 1939, 1940, 1941, 1942, 1943, 1945, 1946, 1947, 1948, 1949, 1950, 1951, 1952, 1954, 1955, 1956, 1957, 1959, 1960, 1961, 1962, 1963, 1965, 1966, 1967, 1970, 1971, 1974, 1976, 1977, 1981, 1982, 1983, 1984, 1985, 1986, 1987, 1988 Classmates

Mattoon High School yearbooks, 1905, 1917, 1927, 1928, 1938, 1939, 1940, 1941, 1942, 1943, 1945, 1946, 1947, 1948, 1949, 1950, 1951, 1952, 1954, 1955, 1956, 1957, 1959, 1960, 1961, 1962, 1963, 1965, 1966, 1967, 1970, 1971, 1974, 1976, 1977, 1981, 1982, 1983, 1984, 1985, 1986, 1987, 1988 (included in US School Yearbooks) Ancestry

Mattoon Tax Records

Tax List Circa 1878, Mattoon Township 1878 US Gen Web Archives


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