Sterling Genealogy (in Whiteside County, IL)

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Sterling Birth Records

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

Sterling Cemetery Records

Calvary Cemetery Find a Grave

Calvary Cemetery US Gen Web Archives

Calvary Cemetery Billion Graves

Calvary Cemetery : corner of LeFevre & Freeport Rd., Sterling, ILL 61081 Family History Library

Calvary Cemetery, corner of Lefevre & Freeport Rd, Sterling, Ill 61081 WorldCat

East Jordan Cemetery Find a Grave

Maple Ridge Cemetery Find a Grave

Oak Knoll Cemetery Billion Graves

Oak Knoll Memorial Park Cemetery Find a Grave

Our Savior Lutheran Cemetery Find a Grave

Peugh Cemetery Billion Graves

Reformed Mennonite Churchyard Cemetery Find a Grave

Riverside Cemetery Find a Grave

Riverside Cemetery US Gen Web Archives

Riverside Cemetery Billion Graves

Sacred Heart Cemetery Find a Grave

Science Ridge Cemetery Family History Library

Science Ridge Mennonite Cemetery Find a Grave

Sterling 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

Sterling City Directories

Sterling City Directory 1940 MyHeritage

Sterling and Rock Falls (Illinois) city directories Family History Library

Sterling and Rock Falls City Directory 1949 MyHeritage

Sterling and Rock Falls City Directory 1958 MyHeritage

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

Sterling, Illinois, City Directory, 1908 (in U.S. City Directories collection) Ancestry

Sterling, Illinois, City Directory, 1909 (in U.S. City Directories collection) Ancestry

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

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

Sterling, Illinois, City Directory, 1930 (in U.S. City Directories collection) Ancestry

Sterling, Illinois, City Directory, 1932 (in U.S. City Directories collection) Ancestry

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

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

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

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

Sterling, Illinois, City Directory, 1946 (in U.S. City Directories collection) Ancestry

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

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

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

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

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

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

Sterling/Rock Falls, IL 1904-1935 City Directories Allen County Public Library

Sterling/Rock Falls, IL 1908-1910 City Directories Allen County Public Library

Sterling Death Records

1916-1947 Illinois Deaths and Stillbirths Index Ancestry

Deaths in Whiteside Co., Illinois, 1856-1881 : 2000 obituaries condensed from early county newspapers, the Whiteside Sentinel and the Sterling Gazette and others Family History Library

Deaths in Whiteside Co., Illinois, 1856-1881 : 2000 obituarys [sic] condensed from early county newspapers, the Whiteside Sentinel and The Sterling Gazette and others 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

Sterling Histories and Genealogies

Sterling and Rock Falls Local History Collection Illinois Digital Archives

Sterling Immigration Records

Illinois, Federal Naturalization Records, 1856-1991 Ancestry

Index to Whiteside County, Illinois naturalization documents from Sterling Court 1 July 1910 through 21 February 1945 Family History Library

Index to naturalization records of Whiteside County, Ill. 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 Whiteside County, IL) MyHeritage

Sterling Map Records

Sanborn Fire Insurance Map from Sterling, Whiteside County, Illinois, April 1916 Library of Congress

Sanborn Fire Insurance Map from Sterling, Whiteside County, Illinois, January 1903 Library of Congress

Sanborn Fire Insurance Map from Sterling, Whiteside County, Illinois, November 1910 Library of Congress

Sanborn Fire Insurance Map from Sterling, Whiteside County, Illinois, October 1884 Library of Congress

Sanborn Fire Insurance Map from Sterling, Whiteside County, Illinois, October 1891 Library of Congress

Sanborn Fire Insurance Map from Sterling, Whiteside County, Illinois, September 1897 Library of Congress

Sterling 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

Sterling Newspapers and Obituaries

Daily Gazette (1962 - 2007) Digital Archives of the Sterling Public Library

Daily Gazette 1917-1955 Sterling Public Library

Daily Gazette 1962, 1964, 1968, 1971, 1973, 1975, 1976, 1979 Newspaper Archive at FindMyPast

Daily Gazette 2020-2020 Newspapers.com

Deaths in Whiteside Co., Illinois, 1856-1881 : 2000 obituaries condensed from early county newspapers, the Whiteside Sentinel and the Sterling Gazette and others Family History Library

Deaths in Whiteside Co., Illinois, 1856-1881 : 2000 obituarys [sic] condensed from early county newspapers, the Whiteside Sentinel and The Sterling Gazette and others Family History Library

Evening Gazette 1882-1894 Sterling Public Library

Evening Gazette 1887-1892 Newspaper Archive at FindMyPast

Farmers Gazette, 1883-1884 Illinois Digital Newspaper Collections

Fulton Journal 1908-1908 Sterling Public Library

Republican and Gazette (1861) Digital Archives of the Sterling Public Library

Republican and Gazette 1859-1861 Sterling Public Library

Republican and Gazette 1861 Newspaper Archive at FindMyPast

Review 2020-2020 Newspapers.com

SV Weekend 2020-2020 Newspapers.com

Sauk Valley Sunday (2007) Digital Archives of the Sterling Public Library

Sterling Daily Gazette (1915 - 1980) Digital Archives of the Sterling Public Library

Sterling Daily Gazette 1887-1951 Newspapers.com

Sterling Daily Gazette 1915-1945 Sterling Public Library

Sterling Daily Gazette 1917, 1925-1930, 1941, 1951, 1957-1980 Newspaper Archive at FindMyPast

Sterling Daily Gazette and Daily Standard 1916-1916 Sterling Public Library

Sterling Daily Standard 1893-1915 Sterling Public Library

Sterling Daily Standard 1973, 1978 Newspaper Archive at FindMyPast

Sterling Evening Gazette (1882 - 1915) Digital Archives of the Sterling Public Library

Sterling Evening Gazette 1894-1896, 1906 Newspaper Archive at FindMyPast

Sterling Evening Gazette 1894-1915 Sterling Public Library

Sterling Gazette (1861 - 2007) Digital Archives of the Sterling Public Library

Sterling Gazette 1861-1903 Sterling Public Library

Sterling Gazette 1866-1883, 1890, 1892-1903 Newspaper Archive at FindMyPast

Sterling Gazette 1866-1903 Newspapers.com

Sterling Great Northwestern Fair (1884) Digital Archives of the Sterling Public Library

Sterling Great Northwestern Fair 1884 Newspaper Archive at FindMyPast

Sterling Republic 1857-1857 Sterling Public Library

Sterling Republican Gazette (1861 - 1865) Digital Archives of the Sterling Public Library

Sterling Republican Gazette 1861-1865 Newspaper Archive at FindMyPast

Sterling Semi Weekly Gazette 1905-1905 Sterling Public Library

Sterling Standard (1872 - 1928) Digital Archives of the Sterling Public Library

Sterling Standard 1872-1875, 1877, 1882-1898, 1900-1901, 1904-1907, 1916, 1928 Newspaper Archive at FindMyPast

Sterling Standard 1872-1907 Sterling Public Library

Sterling Standard 1872-1928 Newspapers.com

Sterling Times (1854) Digital Archives of the Sterling Public Library

Sterling Times 1854 Newspaper Archive at FindMyPast

Telegraph (2007) Digital Archives of the Sterling Public Library

Whiteside Chronicle, 1870-1871 Illinois Digital Newspaper Collections

Offline Newspapers for Sterling

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. (Sterling, Ill.) 1917-1927

Daily Gazette. (Sterling, Ill.) 1951-Current

Evening Gazette. (Sterling, Ill.) 1882-1894

Republican and Gazette. (Sterling, Ill.) 1858-1861

Sterling Daily Gazette. (Sterling, Ill.) 1915-1916

Sterling Daily Gazette. (Sterling, Ill.) 1927-1951

Sterling Daily Standard. (Sterling, Ill.) 1893-1916

Sterling Evening Gazette. (Sterling, Ill.) 1894-1915

Sterling Gazette. (Sterling, Ill.) 1864-1900s

Sterling Republican Gazette. (Sterling, Ill.) 1861-1864

Sterling Republican. (Sterling, Ill.) 1856-1858

Sterling Times and Whiteside County Advertiser. (Sterling, Whiteside Co., Ill.) 1854-1855

Sterling Probate Records

1772-1999 Illinois, Wills and Probate Records Ancestry

Sterling School Records

Newman Central Catholic High School yearbook, 1952, 1953, 1959, 1961, 1962, 1963, 1964, 1975, 1978, 1979 Classmates

Newman Central Catholic High School - Comary Yearbook (Sterling, IL), 1952, 1953, 1959 E Yearbook

Newman Central Catholic High School yearbooks, 1952, 1953, 1959, 1961, 1962, 1963, 1964, 1975, 1978, 1979 (included in US School Yearbooks) Ancestry

Newman Central Catholic High Schoolyearbook, 1952, 1953, 1959, 1961, 1962, 1963, 1964, 1975, 1978, 1979 (included in US Yearbooks collection) MyHeritage

Sterling High School - Blue and Gold Yearbook (Sterling, IL), 1924, 1925, 1927, 1928, 1930, 1937, 1938, 1939, 1940, 1941, 1942, 1949, 1950, 1951, 1952, 1953, 1954, 1956, 1957, 1959, 1960 E Yearbook

Sterling High School yearbook, 1937, 1938, 1939, 1940, 1949, 1950, 1951, 1952, 1953, 1954, 1955, 1956, 1957, 1959, 1960, 1961, 1962, 1963, 1964, 1966, 1967, 1968, 1969, 1971, 1972, 1975, 1976, 1977, 1978, 1979 (included in US Yearbooks collection) MyHeritage

Sterling High School yearbook, 1937, 1938, 1939, 1940, 1949, 1950, 1951, 1952, 1953, 1954, 1955, 1956, 1957, 1959, 1960, 1961, 1962, 1963, 1964, 1966, 1967, 1968, 1969, 1971, 1972, 1975, 1976, 1977, 1978, 1979, 1981, 1982, 1983, 1985, 1987 Classmates

Yearbooks 1904-2009 Sterling Public Library


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