Welcome to Sangamon County
History and Genealogy
a part of the Genealogy Trails History Group
Volunteers Dedicated to Free Genealogy
This Site is Available for Adoption
Our goal is to help you track your ancestors through time by transcribing genealogical and historical data for
the free use of all researchers.
We're looking for folks who share our dedication to putting data online and are interested in helping this project
be as successful as it can be. If you are interested in joining Genealogy Trails, view our Volunteer Page for further information and then contact Kim.
(Enough knowledge to make a basic webpage and a desire to transcribe data
We need help with contributions of your data, history and stories to make this
a great site for research!
Everything is helpful: Obituaries, Biographies, County History, Census Records, Family Bible Records, to name a
few. We do not put gedcoms or family trees online - we're looking for the transcribed data from the ORIGINAL DOCUMENTS
that you used to put your tree together.
As data becomes available, we'll put it on this site. Information will be posted as fast as we can
find, type and/or receive it. It helps immensely if you can transcribe whatever you're sending us (rather than
sending us a scanned picture to type from)
We have an easy form to
Submit an Obituary
Send other types of data directly to US
We welcome your feedback, comments, and your data contributions.
We regret that we are unable to perform personal research for
All data we come across will be added to this site. We thank you
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State Capitol at Springfield
Submitted by Bill and Karen Miller
Cities and Towns
* Auburn * Berlin * Buffalo * Cantrall * Chatham * Clear Lake
* Curran * Dawson * Divernon * Grandview * Illiopolis * Jerome * Leland Grove * Loami * Mechanicsburg * New Berlin
* Pleasant Plains * Riverton * Rochester * Sherman * Southern View * Spaulding * Springfield * Thayer * Williamsville
* Andrew * Archer * Barclay * Bates * Bissell * Bolivia
* Bradfordton * Breckenridge * Buffalo Hart * Cimic * Devereux
* Farmingdale * Glenarm * Ildes Park Place * Lowder * New City
* Old Berlin * Riddle Hill * Roby * Salisbury * Sicily * Toronto
Many thanks to our long-time host Debbie Quinn for ALL of her hard work on this site!
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