|There are no restrictions on Illinois Military Records. Unlike Illinois birth and death records, Illinois military records are open to the public and are not confidential. Anyone may submit the proper form and fee and obtain an Illinois military record.
This database of Illinois militarys contains over million names. Each entry includes groom, bride, military date, county, and state. Every name is indexed so you can search for one name, or two names that are linked.
Every effort was made to keep the spelling in the original text, and to find all possible records for the time period covered. However, many county records were destroyed by fire, floods, neglect, and carelessness.
Illinois Military Records Information by following County :
- Adams - Alexander - Bond - Boone - Brown - Bureau - Calhoun - Carroll - Cass - Champaign - Christian - Clark - Clay - Clinton - Coles - Cook - Crawford - Cumberland - De Kalb - DeWitt - Douglas - Du Page - Edgar - Edwards - Effingham - Fayette - Ford - Franklin - Fulton - Gallatin - Greene - Grundy - Hamilton - Hancock - Hardin - Henderson - Henry - Iroquois - Jackson - Jasper - Jefferson - Jersey - Jo Daviess - Johnson - Kane - Kankakee - Kendall - Knox - La Salle - Lake - Lawrence - Lee - Livingston - Logan - Macon - Macoupin - Madison - Marion - Marshall - Mason - Massac - McDonough - McHenry - McLean - Menard - Mercer - Monroe - Montgomery - Morgan - Moultrie - Ogle - Peoria - Perry - Piatt - Pike - Pope - Pulaski - Putnam - Quad Cities - Randolph - Richland - Rock Island - Saint Clair - Saline - Sangamon - Schuyler - Scott - Shelby - Stark - Stephenson - Tazewell - Union - Vermilion - Wabash - Warren - Washington - Wayne - White - Whiteside - Will - Williamson - Winnebago - Woodford
The purpose of this collection is to provide a time and place for as many militarys as possible. It is up to the researcher to examine the original records usually available on microfilm) and gather whatever additional genealogical information is desired.