Below is a list a publications by the Knox County Genealogical Society they have put together through many many years of hard work and dedication for other people to help in their researching their family ties to Knox County, Illinois. If you would be interested in purchasing any of these for your family records. print out this paper which I have tried to condense for you so as not so many pages. check the appropriate boxes at the left county them up & add up the sum and then fill out the information box at the end & send along with your check or money order to the Knox County Genealogical Society, Box 13, Galesburg, IL 61402-0013

I have placed a few links back to my site from this page on information I have online.  I make no money on this venture just letting you know where you can purchase documentation on your ancestors. The Knox County Genealogical Society also does research for other people. This is one way the Knox County Genealogical Society has a way of making a few bucks to keep the section going in the Galesburg Library, Galesburg, IL. Thanks for your support. email me if you have any questions thanks.

Knox County Genealogical Society Publications - Oct- 2011!

HISTORIES, BIOGRAPHIES, MAPS, and MISCELLANEOUS

_____ $12.50 Annals of Knox County - 1818-1918; reprint; 252 pages; indexed; provides a history of townships, pioneer life, and early settlers.-- Whole book is online at this site click on link to take you there.
_____ $22.00 1888 Knox County Farmers & Landowners Directory; reprint; lists the farmer (landowners & renters), farm location and address, business directory, etc.
_____ $18.00 1917 Prairie Farmer's Directory of Farmers & Breeders for Knox County; reprint; lists farmers, wife's given name, children's names, farm location, business directory & more.
_____ $ 3.50 History of Galesburg by Charles J. Sellon, 1857
_____ $ 3.00 Galesburg's Mighty Horse Barn by Comelia Thompson, 1877-1920
_____ $10.50 Narrative of Hope by Verla Guy - legal & political history of Hope Cemetery, first cemetery Galesburg; includes pictures.
_____ $ 3.00 Gazetteer of Knox County by Rex Cherrington, 1983
_____ $ 7.00 Swedes in Knox County - translated from the Knox County portion of Johnson and Peterson's "Swedes in Illinois, 1880" by Leroy Williamson
_____ $16.00 Swedish Settlements in Iowa & Western Illinois; indexed; 162 pages; reprint volume published 1939 (Illinois section by O. M. Nelson).  Includes biographies of business & professional men of Swedish descent in Galesburg, Moline, Rock Island Galva, Kewanee, & Cambridge, Il.
_____ $10.00 1861 Atlas of Knox County by M. H. Thompson, composed by townships
_____ $15.00 1870 Atlas of Knox County by Andreas, Lyter & Co.; indexed; second reprint.  This publication is 18" X 14" with laminated cover & screw posts.
_____ $15.00 Index to 1886 "Portrait & Biographical Album of Knox County"
_____ $13.00 Index to 1899 "Historical Encyclopedia of Illinois & Knox County"
_____ $15.00 Index to 1912 "History of Knox County - Volume II"
_____ $ 3.00 Township Maps of Knox County by W.W. Hixson, ca 1917-1922; NOT indexed.  Shows acreage, ownership of lands, roads, etc
_____ $ 3.00 Knox County Genealogical Society Quarterly Publications - from 1973 to present.  Indicate the publications you want.

NATURALIZATION, MARRIAGE, DEATH, AND TAX RECORDS

_____ $12.00 Naturalization Records, Knox County, 1856-1861
_____ $30.00 Naturalization Records, Knox County, 1907-1912
_____ $24.00 Index to Marriages, Knox County, 1830-1878 by Larry Thurman, revised edition 1999; 466 pages; copied from original record books in the Knox County Courthouse.
_____ $26.00 Index to Marriage Records, Knox County, 1879-1904
_____ $13.50 Index to Death Records, Knox County, 1878-1910
_____ $10.00 Index to Estates, Knox County, 1832-1900
_____ $10.00 1855 Tax List for Knox County - Listed by townships - no index
_____ $22.50 1865 Personal Property Tax List for Knox County - 160 pages; NOT indexed; original script; each township is alphabetized.
_____ $20.00 1875 Personal Property Tax List for Knox County - 180 pages; NOT indexed; original script; each twp is alphabetized.
_____ $22.50 1885 Personal Property Tax List for Knox County - 200 pages; NOT indexed; original script; each twp. alphabetized.
_____ $15.50 1890 Personal Property Tax List for Knox County - INDEXED

 
OBITUARIES from GALESBURG NEWSPAPERS

_____ $17.50 Vol. 1 (1853-1897) - taken from microfilm - condensed
_____ $17.50 Vol. 2 (1898-1901) - taken from microfilm - condensed
_____ $17.50 Vol. 3 (1902-1904) - taken from microfilm - condensed
_____ $12.00 Vol. 4 (1905-1906) - taken from microfilm - condensed
_____ $17.50 Vol. 5 (1907-1908) - taken from microfilm - condensed
_____ $10.00 Vol. 6 (1909-1910) - taken from microfilm - condensed
_____ $20.00 Obituaries of People Buried in Hope Cemetery

CEMETERIES

_____ $ 5.00 Cemetery Directory for Knox County - includes township maps
  $15.00 Klinck Mortuary Records, Knoxville, Illinois ---191
  $12.00 Fred Dean Funeral Home Records, Abingdon
_____ $7.00 Huggins Funeral Home Records, Abingdon
_____ $14.00 Catholic Cemeteries of Knox County - St. Augustine, St. Mary's, and St. Joseph's
_____ $24.00 Cedar Township Cemeteries - read before 1980
                   $2.50 / old. Chestnut Township Cemeteries - read before 1980---I'm working on new listings with photos My web site for these two cemeteries or is more accurate.. Herman Methodist & Herman Christian
_____ $5.00 Copley Township Cemeteries - read before 1980--Revised--2006
_____ $3.00 Elba Township Cemeteries - read before 1980
_____ $12.50 Galesburg Township - Index to Lot Owners & Internments in Hope Cemetery
_____ $17.50 Galesburg Township - Hope Cemetery - first cemetery in Galesburg; includes a map
_____ $17.00 Galesburg Township - East Linwood, Brookside,  includes a map; read during 1980's
_____ $31.00 Galesburg Township - Sexton Records for Linwood Cemetery, 1895-1986 - 12,000 names
_____ $31.00 Galesburg Township - Linwood Cemetery - 9,000 names; includes a map; read during 1980's
_____ $26.50 Galesburg Township - Memorial Park (Dundale) Cemetery - includes a map; read during 1980's
_____ $11.50 Haw Creek Township Cemeteries - read before 1980
_____ $15.50 Henderson Township Cemeteries - read before 1980
_____ $ 1.00 Indian Point Township Cemeteries - read before 1980
_____ $23.00 Knox Township Cemeteries - read before 1980
  $25.00 Knoxville Cemetery, Knox Twp., Knox Co. Revised* October --2006-
_____ $13.00 Lynn Township and Galva Cemeteries - read before 1980
_____ $ 1.00 Maquon Township Cemeteries - read before 1980
_____ $11.00 Ontario Township Cemeteries - read before 1980
_____ $12.00 Ontario Township - Oneida Cemetery Sexton's Records, Burials, and Lot Owners compiled by Wilbur Bowman, Oneida Cemetery Association.  Edited and revised by Carol Stick Uchida and Diane Beetler, March 2001; 81 pages.
_____ $ 3.50 Orange Township Cemeteries - read before 1980
_____ $ 2.50 Persifer Township Cemeteries - read before 1980--Revised 2006
_____ $ 2.50 Rio Township Cemeteries - read before 1980
_____ $10.00 Salem Township Cemeteries - read before 1980
_____ $ 5.00 Sparta Township Cemeteries - read before 1980
_____ $ 4.50 Truro Township Cemeteries - read before 1980
_____ $ 8.00 Victoria Township Cemeteries - read before 1980
_____ $ 5.00 Walnut Grove Township Cemeteries - read before 1980

CENSUS RECORDS of KNOX COUNTY

_____ $2.50 1840 Federal - indexed; 26 pages - Lists only heads of household
_____ $46.00 1850 Federal - indexed; 460 pages
_____ $14.00 1860 Federal All-Name Index - updated in 1988
_____ $21.50 1860 Federal Volume 1 - updated in 1988 - index sold separately - Lynn, Victoria, Copley, Walnut Grove, Sparta, Ontario, Henderson, and Rio townships
_____ $20.50 1860 Federal Volume 2 - updated in 1988 - index sold separately - Truro, Persifer, Elba, Salem, Haw Creek, Orange, Indian Point, Maquon, and Chestnut townships
_____ $23.00 1860 Federal Volume 3 - updated in 1988 - index sold separately - Knox, Galesburg, and Cedar townships
_____ $34.50 1870 Federal Volume 1 - indexed - Cedar, Chestnut, Copley, Elba, Galesburg, Haw Creek, and Henderson twp
_____ $36.00 1870 Federal Volume 2 - indexed - Indian Point, Knox, Lynn, Maquon, Ontario, Orange, Persifer, Rio, Salem, Sparta, Truro, Victoria, and Walnut Grove townships
_____ $19.00 1880 Federal All-Name Index
_____ $ 5.50 1880 Federal Cedar Township - indexed
_____ $ 2.50 1880 Federal Chestnut Township - indexed
_____ $ 3.50 1880 Federal Copley Township - indexed
_____ $ 3.00 1880 Federal Elba Township - indexed
_____ $60.00 1880 Federal Galesburg Township - indexed
_____ $ 3.50 1880 Federal Haw Creek Township - indexed
_____ $ 5.00 1880 Federal Henderson Township - indexed
_____ $ 1.50 1880 Federal Indian Point Township - indexed
_____ $ 9.00 1880 Federal Knox Township - indexed
_____ $ 3.00 1880 Federal Lynn Township - indexed
_____ $ 4.50 1880 Federal Maquon Township - indexed
_____ $ 5.50 1880 Federal Ontario Township - indexed
_____ $ 3.50 1880 Federal Orange Township - indexed
_____ $ 2.50 1880 Federal Persifer Township - indexed
_____ $ 4.00 1880 Federal Rio Township - indexed
_____ $ 6.00 1880 Federal Salem Township - indexed
_____ $ 5.00 1880 Federal Sparta Township - indexed
_____ $2.50 1880 Federal Truro Township - indexed
_____ $4.00 1880 Federal Victoria Township - indexed
_____ $6.00 1880 Federal Walnut Grove Township - indexed
_____ $22.00 1900 Federal All-Name Index
_____ $7.00 1900 Federal Cedar Township - indexed
_____ $3.00 1900 Federal Chestnut Township - indexed
_____ $3.00 1900 Federal Copley Township - indexed
_____ $3.00 1900 Federal Elba Township - indexed
_____ $50.00 1900 Federal Galesburg Township - indexed; 19,594 names; loose pages, unpunched
_____ $3.50 1900 Federal Haw Creek Township - indexed
_____ $3.50 1900 Federal Henderson Township - indexed
_____ $5.00 1900 Federal Indian Point Township - indexed
_____ $11.00 1900 Federal Knox Township - indexed
_____ $3.00 1900 Federal Lynn Township - indexed
_____ $4.00 1900 Federal Maquon Township - indexed
_____ $4.50 1900 Federal Ontario Township - indexed
_____ $3.00 1900 Federal Orange Township - indexed
_____ $2.50 1900 Federal Persifer Township - indexed
_____ $3.00 1900 Federal Rio Township - indexed
_____ $5.00 1900 Federal Salem Township - indexed
_____ $4.00 1900 Federal Sparta Township - indexed
_____ $3.50 1900 Federal Truro Township - indexed
_____ $3.50 1900 Federal Victoria Township - indexed
_____ $4.00 1900 Federal Walnut Grove Township - indexed

ORDER FORM (printed from  Foxie's Knox county, Illinois Genealogy & History site.

Date _________________

Email: ____________________________________________

Name ___________________________________________________

Address ________________________________________________

City & State ____________________________________________   Phone: ____________________________

Total number of Items ordered_______________________________

Total Amount _______________ **Postage & Handling _________________

Total Enclosed ________________

**Add $5.00 postage & handling for the first book and $3.00 for each additional book

Make checks or money orders payable to: Knox County Genealogical Society

Mail to:  Knox County Genealogical Society, Box 13, Galesburg, IL 61402-0013

 

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