Adams County Genealogy Search (Illinois)

Perform a free Adams County, IL public genealogy records search, including genealogy ancestry histories, family search histories, and family trees.


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Adams County Birth Certificates http://www.co.adams.il.us/county_clerk/birthcertificates.htm View Adams County, Illinois birth certificate information, including required identification and fees for certified copy requests.

Adams County Clerk Genealogy Records http://www.co.adams.il.us/County_clerk/genealogy.htm View Adams County Clerk genealogy information including vital record requests, fees, application forms, and requirements.

Adams County Clerk's Office Marriage Applications http://www.co.adams.il.us/county_clerk/marriagecertificate.htm View Adams County Clerk's Office marriage certificate information, including requirements, fees, and policies.

Adams County Clerk's Office Vital Records http://www.co.adams.il.us/county_clerk/vitalrecords.htm View Adams County Clerk's Office vital records information, including policies and genealogy search information.

Adams County Death Certificates & Records http://www.co.adams.il.us/County_clerk/deathcertificates.htm Find Adams County, Illinois death records, and learn about the fees and process for requesting copies of certified death certificates.

Adams County Divorce Certificates http://www.dph.illinois.gov/topics-services/birth-death-other-records/dissolution-marriage-records Find Adams County, Illinois divorce certificate information, including confidentiality, fees, and certified copy request procedure.

Adams County Marriage Certificates & Records http://www.co.adams.il.us/county_clerk/marriagelicense.htm View Adams County, Illinois marriage certificate and license requirements, including fees for certified marriage record copy requests.

Quincy Public Library Genealogy Records http://quincylibrary.org/genealogy/ View Quincy Public Library genealogy information including online resources, office hours, address, and phone number.

Find Adams County Genealogy Records

Adams County Genealogy Records are kept by a number of different government agencies and departments in Adams County, Illinois. The U.S. Census Bureau maintains Genealogy Records in the form of census data. Other municipal and Illinois State offices also maintain records that are useful for tracing lineage. Adams County Vital Records Offices hold birth, marriage, and death records that date back hundreds of years.

Learn about Genealogy Records, including:
  • Where to get free Genealogy Records online
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  • Which government offices provide access to vital records
  • What Adams County genealogy records are public records
  • What are the best sources of Genealogy Records