Peru Genealogy (in LaSalle County, IL)

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NOTE: Additional records that apply to Peru are also found through the LaSalle County and Illinois pages.


Birth Records Cemetery Records Census Records City Directories Death Records Histories and Genealogies Immigration Records Land Records Map Records Marriage Records Newspapers and Obituaries Probate Records School Records

Peru Birth Records

Birth & stillbirth certificates, ca. 1858-1940 Family History Library

Grundy, Will, La Salle, Kendall Counties : 1840-1879 Deaths, Marriages, Births As Extracted from Area Newspapers Family History Library

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

La Salle County, Illinois birth records, 1877-1891 (indexes: 1800 (1), ca. 1851-1890) Family History Library

Peru Cemetery Records

Peru City Cemetery Find a Grave

Peru City Cemetery Billion Graves

Peru 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

Peru City Directories

La Salle and Peru (Illinois) city directories Family History Library

La Salle and Peru (Illinois) city directory : including Oglesby, also a buyers' guide and a complete classified business directory Family History Library

La Salle and Peru City Directory 1898 MyHeritage

La Salle and Peru City Directory 1924 MyHeritage

La Salle and Peru City Directory 1926 MyHeritage

La Salle and Peru City Directory 1937 MyHeritage

La Salle and Peru City Directory 1942 MyHeritage

La Salle, Peru, and Oglesby City Directory 1960 MyHeritage

La Salle/Peru, IL 1905-1926 City Directories Allen County Public Library

La Salle/Peru, IL 1928-1935 City Directories Allen County Public Library

La Salle/Peru, IL 1937-1938, 1940, 1942, 1945, 1946, 1948, 1951, 1954, 1956, 1958, 1960 City Directories Allen County Public Library

Peru City Directory 1951 MyHeritage

Peru, Illinois, City Directory, 1898 (in U.S. City Directories collection) Ancestry

The LaSalle and Peru directory, 1883 : embracing a complete directory of the residents arranged in alphabetical order, a business directory; also, historical review of both cities, and an editorial review of some of the leading merchants, manufacturers, etc., etc Family History Library

Peru Death Records

1916-1947 Illinois Deaths and Stillbirths Index Ancestry

Grundy, Will, La Salle, Kendall Counties : 1840-1879 Deaths, Marriages, Births As Extracted from Area Newspapers 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

La Salle County, Illinois death certificates, 1877-1922 Family History Library

La Salle County, Illinois death records, 1877-1915 (indexes, 1877-1940) Family History Library

Peru Histories and Genealogies

Peru sesquicentennial, June 30-July 7, 1985 Family History Library

Tales and pictures of Peru, 1835-1985 Family History Library

Peru Immigration Records

Illinois, Federal Naturalization Records, 1856-1991 Ancestry

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

La Salle County, Illinois declarations of intention and petitions for naturalization, 1906-1980 Family History Library

La Salle County, Illinois naturalization index cards, ca. 1840-1945 Family History Library

La Salle County, Illinois naturalizations & related records, 1865-1906 Family History Library

Naturalizations and declarations of intention, 1840-1876 Family History Library

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 La Salle County, IL) MyHeritage

Peru Land Records

Deeds, 1831-1943; indexes, 1834-1901 Family History Library

Peru Map Records

Sanborn Fire Insurance Map from Peru, La Salle County, Illinois, April 1892 Library of Congress

Sanborn Fire Insurance Map from Peru, La Salle County, Illinois, April 1909 Library of Congress

Sanborn Fire Insurance Map from Peru, La Salle County, Illinois, December 1897 Library of Congress

Sanborn Fire Insurance Map from Peru, La Salle County, Illinois, June 1916 Library of Congress

Sanborn Fire Insurance Map from Peru, La Salle County, Illinois, October 1888 Library of Congress

Sanborn Fire Insurance Map from Peru, La Salle County, Illinois, September 1902 Library of Congress

Peru Marriage Records

1800-1940 Illinois, County Marriage Records Ancestry

1860-1920 Illinois, Marriage Index Ancestry

Grundy, Will, La Salle, Kendall Counties : 1840-1879 Deaths, Marriages, Births As Extracted from Area Newspapers Family History Library

Illinois Marriages, 1763-1900 MyHeritage

Illinois Marriages, 1790-1860 Ancestry

Illinois, Compiled Marriages, 1851-1900 Ancestry

La Salle County, Ill. marriage records, 1831-1926 Family History Library

La Salle County, Illinois marriage licenses, 1831-1925 Family History Library

Peru Newspapers and Obituaries

Grundy, Will, La Salle, Kendall Counties : 1840-1879 Deaths, Marriages, Births As Extracted from Area Newspapers Family History Library

Peru Weekly Chronicle 1855-1856 Newspapers.com

Offline Newspapers for Peru

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.

Beacon Light. (Peru, Ill.) 1846-1847

Illinois Gazette. (Peru, Ills. [Ill.]) 1841-1852

Lasalle County Democrat. (Peru, Ill.) 1850-1851

Ninawah Gazette. (Peru, Ill.) 1840-1841

Peru Weekly Democrat. (Peru, Lasalle County, Ill.) 1851-1853

Peru Weekly Herald. (Peru, Ill.) 1870s-1880s

Peru Probate Records

1772-1999 Illinois, Wills and Probate Records Ancestry

Peru School Records

Saint Bede Academy - Via Baeda Yearbook (Peru, IL), 1941, 1945, 1946, 1950, 1951, 1953, 1954, 1957, 1958, 1959, 1960, 1972 E Yearbook

Saint Bede Academy yearbooks, 1941, 1943, 1945, 1946, 1948, 1950, 1951, 1952, 1953, 1954, 1955, 1956, 1957, 1958, 1959, 1960, 1964, 1965, 1966, 1967, 1971, 1972, 1973, 1974, 1978, 1979, 1980, 1981, 1983, 1984, 1987, 1988, 1989 (included in US School Yearbooks) Ancestry

Saint Bede College and Academy yearbook, 1958 (included in US School Yearbooks) Ancestry

St Bede Academy yearbooks, 1962, 1968, 1969, 1970 (included in US School Yearbooks) Ancestry

St Bede's Academy US Gen Web Archives

St. Bede Academy yearbook, 1941, 1943, 1945, 1946, 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, 1978, 1979 (included in US Yearbooks collection) MyHeritage

St. Bede Academy yearbook, 1941, 1943, 1945, 1946, 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, 1978, 1979, 1980, 1981, 1983, 1984, 1987, 1988, 1989, 1990, 1991, 1992, 1994, 1995, 1996, 1997, 1998, 1999, 2000, 2001, 2002, 2003, 2004, 2005, 2006, 2010, 2011, 2012 Classmates

St. Bede Academy yearbooks, 1961, 1963, 1990, 1991, 1992, 1994, 1995, 1996, 1997, 1998, 1999 (included in US School Yearbooks) Ancestry


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