Welcome to Warren County
Finding Illinois Ancestors

Illinois Genealogy and History
part of the Genealogy Trails Family


VOLUNTEERS DEDICATED TO FREE GENEALOGY


Our goal is to help you track your ancestors through time by transcribing genealogical and historical data and placing it online for the free use of all researchers.

This website is available for adoption!

We're looking for folks who share our dedication to keeping Genealogy free and are interested in helping this website become a valuable stop along the research trail.
If you are interested in joining our group by hosting this county website, view our Volunteer Page for further information about us.
[A desire to transcribe data and knowledge of how to make a basic webpage is required.]

line

DONATE YOUR DATA!
We welcome any information you may wish to provide for the free research of others.
So, dust off those old scrapbooks you have in your attic, dig out those old newspapers, or anything else you feel is of interest to this County, and send them our way. We are looking for obituaries, newspaper stories, biographies, Birth, Death and Marriage records, as well as interesting newspaper tidbits from years gone past - the items YOU used to put together your family trees. If you have information that you'd like to share with us on the history of this county and its people, please
SEND IT TO US and we'll make sure it gets posted online.

Email

line

We regret that we are unable to perform personal research for you.
All data we come across is added to this site, so please keep checking back!

line

County Information

Warren County was organized in 1825 out of Pike County. Pike County, consisted of all portions of state North and West of the Illinois River before 1825. Henderson County was formed in 1841 from the western area of Warren County. Warren County was named for Dr. Joseph Warren, killed at the Battle of Bunker Hill in 1775. He is believed to have been the first officer to fall in the Revolutionary War.

Cities and Towns
* Alexis (partly in Mercer County) * Kirkwood * Little York * Monmouth * Roseville

Unincorporated Communities
* Cameron * Cold Brook * Eleanor * Gerlaw * Larchland * Ormonde * Ponemah
* Shanghai City * Smithshire * Swan Creek * Utah * Youngstown

Warren County is divided into these townships:
* Berwick * Cold Brook * Ellison * Floyd * Greenbush
* Hale * Kelly * Lenox * Monmouth * Point Pleasant
* Roseville * Spring Grove * Sumner * Swan * Tompkins

line

Warren County Data

Births

Church Histories / Records

County Records

Death Records

Family Bibles

Marriages

Miscellaneous Data

School Records

Wills/Probate Records

Website Updates:
Jan 2016:  obits for HOGUE
Mar 2015: crime news re: BAXTER; 1850 Mortality Schedule
Jan 2015 1883 Pensioners

PREVIOUS UPDATES
 

line

SEARCH OUR SITES

line

Join our Genealogy Trails Illinois Mailing List
to get email notices when our county sites are updated.

line

Adjacent Counties
* Mercer County (north)
*
Knox County (east)
*
Fulton County (southeast)
*
McDonough County (south)
*
Henderson County (west)
Visit
Visit Illinois Genealogy Trails
ILLINOIS STATE PAGE

VISIT THE NATIONAL SITE
Genealogy Trails History Group
OF GENEALOGY TRAILS



Copyright ©Genealogy Trails

All data on this website is Copyright by Genealogy Trails with full rights reserved for original submitters.