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Macoupin County Resources

Macoupin County started keeping records....

Date formed: 1829
unorganized(Madison)
unorganized(Greene)

Birth/Death-1877
Marriage/Land/Probate/Court-1829

Macoupin County Courthouse
210 E. Main Street
Carlinville, IL 62626

Telephone:
County Clerk (217) 854-3214
Circuit Clerk (217) 854-3211
Recorder (217) 854-3214
Hours: 8:30-4:30



LOOKUP OFFER:
Diane Rapp will do lookups from the "History of Macoupin County, Illinois", 1897
Email her at dburf@yahoo.com

(Her family lines are Rhoads, Talley and Shultz)


View the records available at the IRAD for Macoupin

Carlinville Libary
510 N. Broad St. #T
Carlinville, Il 62626
217-854-3505



A friend that passed on, Iris Zimmer, was the Carlinville Illinois Librarian.
She spent years extracting Macoupin Co info by surname!

These records were from census, land records, bios, tax, cemetery, etc. and
each folder has one surname with solid research info in it. Some files are
20-30 pages of compiled info for each surname in the county. Check with the
Carlinville Public Library to see if they will make copies of the surname
you need.
Best place to start for Macoupin Co research.

Carlinville Public Library
RE: Iris Zimmer Surname File
510 North Broad Street
P.O. Box 17
Carlinville, IL 62626
Phone: 217/854-3505
Fax: 217/854-5349
 
 


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