All posts in "Illinois Genealogy Resources"

Illinois Adoption Information Laws

By DD / January 20, 2016

Illinois adoption information laws can be very important when you are searching for your birth family. The Illinois Adoption Registry shall release any nonidentifying information above that appears on the certified copy of the original birth certificate or the Certificate of Adoption to an adopted person, adoptive parent, or legal guardian who is a registrant of the Illinois Adoption Registry.


CyberDrive Illinois Genealogy Website

By DD / December 14, 2015

CyberDrive Illinois Website The guide to the Illinois Regional Archives Depository (IRAD) system will tell you where to look for elusive records. Databases include vital records, military records and land sales. You have to drill down several levels to get to the vital records but they are there. There are links to Circuit Clerks — […]