Wabash County IL Genealogy

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Wabash Records by Type

Birth Records (3)
Cemetery Records (141)
Census Records (41)
Church Records (14)
City Directories (4)
Death Records (11)
Histories and Genealogies (13)
Immigration Records (1)
Land Records (6)
Map Records (9)
Marriage Records (13)
Military Records (5)
Miscellaneous Records (1)
Newspapers and Obituaries (27)
Probate Records (6)
School Records (12)

Wabash County Records by City/Town

Allendale Genealogy (32)
Bellmont Genealogy (36)
Compton in Wabash County Genealogy (25)
Friendsville Genealogy (32)

Lancaster Genealogy (36)
Lick Prairie Genealogy (27)
Mount Carmel Genealogy (97)
Wabash Genealogy (25)

Overview of Wabash County Records

  • Wabash County was created in 1824 from Edwards County.
  • Copies of birth and death certificates for 1916 and later can be obtained from the Illinois Department of Public Health.
  • The Wabash County courthouse had a fire in 1857 and most of the records were destroyed.
  • The Wabash County Clerk has death records starting from 1877 to 1916, birth records from 1877 to 1916, and marriage records from 1857.
  • The Wabash County Recorder has land records from 1857.
  • The Wabash County Circuit Court Clerk has probate and court records from 1857.
  • Online indexes and images of many of the above records can be found by using the links on this site.