Illinois Archives: 388 Newspapers for Genealogy Research

Illinois became the country’s 21st state when it was admitted into the Union on 3 December 1818. With the large Chicago metropolitan area, Illinois is the 5th most populous state in the U.S., and the 25th largest.

Photo: downtown Chicago, Illinois, on the shore of Lake Michigan
Photo: downtown Chicago, Illinois, on the shore of Lake Michigan. Credit: Adrian 104; Wikimedia Commons.

If you are researching your ancestry from Illinois, you will want to use GenealogyBank’s online IL newspaper archives: 388 titles to help you search your family history in the “Land of Lincoln,” providing coverage from 1818 to Today. There are more than 151 million articles and records in our online Illinois newspaper archives!

Dig deep into our online archives and search for historical and recent obituaries and other news articles about your Illinois ancestors in these IL newspapers. Our Illinois newspapers are divided into two collections: Historical Newspapers (complete paper) and Recent Obituaries (obituaries only).

Search Illinois Newspaper Archives (1818 – 2010)

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Illustration: Illinois state flag
Illustration: Illinois state flag. Credit: Wikimedia Commons.

Here is a list of online Illinois newspapers in the historical archives. Each newspaper title in this list is an active link that will take you directly to that paper’s search page, where you can begin searching for your ancestors by surnames, dates, keywords and more. The IL newspaper titles are listed alphabetically by city.

City Title Date Range * Collection
Abingdon, Avon, St. Augustine Argus-Sentinel 04/14/2011 – Current Recent Obituaries
Addison Addison Suburban Life 02/15/2007 – Current Recent Obituaries
Aledo Times Record 03/05/2009 – Current Recent Obituaries
Algonquin Algonquin Countryside with News of Lake in the Hills 11/23/2006 – Current Recent Obituaries
Algonquin Algonquin Countryside 01/09/1997 – Current Recent Obituaries
Alton Telegraph 01/01/2010 – Current Recent Obituaries
Antioch Antioch Review 05/21/1998 – Current Recent Obituaries
Arlington Heights Daily Herald 03/07/1995 – Current Recent Obituaries
Arlington Heights Arlington Heights Post 01/09/1997 – Current Recent Obituaries
Arlington Heights Arlington Heights Journal 01/12/2011 – Current Recent Obituaries
Augusta Eagle-Scribe 04/14/2011 – Current Recent Obituaries
Aurora Beacon News, The: Web Edition Articles 03/28/2012 – Current Recent Obituaries
Aurora Beacon News 01/01/1997 – Current Recent Obituaries
Barrington Barrington Courier-Review 02/22/1996 – Current Recent Obituaries
Bartlett Bartlett Press 02/15/2007 – Current Recent Obituaries
Bartlett Bartlett Examiner 08/10/2011 – Current Recent Obituaries
Batavia Sun, The: Batavia 09/04/2002 – Current Recent Obituaries
Batavia Batavia Republican 02/15/2007 – Current Recent Obituaries
Belleville St. Clair County Journal 11/24/2004 – Current Recent Obituaries
Belleville Belleviller Post und Zeitung 01/11/1899 – 01/11/1899 Newspaper Archives
Belleville Belleville News-Democrat: Blogs 05/22/2009 – Current Recent Obituaries
Belleville Belleville News-Democrat 08/02/2000 – Current Recent Obituaries
Belleville Belleville News Democrat 01/02/1901 – 12/30/1922 Newspaper Archives
Belleville Belleville Journal 10/20/2004 – Current Recent Obituaries
Bensenville Bensenville Press 03/14/2007 – Current Recent Obituaries
Benton Benton Evening News 02/18/2001 – Current Recent Obituaries
Berkeley Berkeley Suburban Life 04/14/2007 – Current Recent Obituaries
Berwyn Berwyn Suburban Life 01/22/2008 – Current Recent Obituaries
Bloomingdale Bloomingdale Press 01/22/2008 – Current Recent Obituaries
Bloomington Pantagraph 10/01/1989 – Current Recent Obituaries
Bolingbrook Sun, The: Bolingbrook 09/06/2002 – Current Recent Obituaries
Bolingbrook Reporter 02/23/2007 – Current Recent Obituaries
Braidwood Braidwood Journal 02/01/2007 – Current Recent Obituaries
Broadview Broadview Suburban Life 03/06/2007 – Current Recent Obituaries
Brookfield Brookfield Suburban Life 02/23/2007 – Current Recent Obituaries
Brookfield, Riverside Riverside & Brookfield Suburban Life 10/02/2013 – Current Recent Obituaries
Buffalo Grove Buffalo Grove Journal 12/30/2010 – Current Recent Obituaries
Buffalo Grove Buffalo Grove Countryside 01/02/1997 – Current Recent Obituaries
Burr Ridge Burr Ridge Suburban Life 02/20/2007 – Current Recent Obituaries
Burr Ridge, Darien, Willowbrook Doings 04/28/2005 – Current Recent Obituaries
Cambridge Cambridge Chronicle 01/01/2010 – Current Recent Obituaries
Campton Hills Campton Hills Examiner 02/01/2012 – Current Recent Obituaries
Canton Daily Ledger 10/05/2009 – Current Recent Obituaries
Carbondale Southern Illinoisan 06/10/1993 – Current Recent Obituaries
Carmi Carmi Times 10/22/2009 – Current Recent Obituaries
Carol Stream Carol Stream Suburban Life 01/22/2008 – Current Recent Obituaries
Carol Stream Carol Stream Examiner 04/06/2011 – Current Recent Obituaries
Carthage Hancock County Journal-Pilot 06/21/2000 – Current Recent Obituaries
Cary Grove Cary Grove Countryside 08/27/1998 – Current Recent Obituaries
Centralia Centralia Sentinel 05/28/1863 – 05/23/1867 Newspaper Archives
Champaign IlliniHQ 03/25/1998 – Current Recent Obituaries
Champaign, Urbana News-Gazette, The: Web Edition Articles 02/10/2003 – Current Recent Obituaries
Champaign, Urbana News-Gazette 06/02/1997 – Current Recent Obituaries
Charleston Times-Courier 04/13/2004 – Current Recent Obituaries
Chester Randolph County Herald Tribune 04/30/2009 – Current Recent Obituaries
Chicago Vorbote 02/28/1874 – 12/23/1876 Newspaper Archives
Chicago Vida Latina 02/21/1952 – 07/21/1963 Newspaper Archives
Chicago Sunday Times 10/10/1869 – 12/31/1876 Newspaper Archives
Chicago Spokesman 01/07/1933 – 03/18/1933 Newspaper Archives
Chicago Sol de Chicago 03/21/1960 – 03/21/1960 Newspaper Archives
Chicago Skyline 12/08/2005 – Current Recent Obituaries
Chicago Second Ward News 12/14/1935 – 04/02/1938 Newspaper Archives
Chicago Reminder 01/02/1938 – 01/02/1938 Newspaper Archives
Chicago Pomeroy’s Democrat 01/01/1876 – 02/15/1879 Newspaper Archives
Chicago Olivet Baptist Church Herald 11/29/1936 – 11/29/1936 Newspaper Archives
Chicago Noticia Mundial 08/07/1927 – 02/12/1928 Newspaper Archives
Chicago Metropolitan Post 09/10/1938 – 06/03/1939 Newspaper Archives
Chicago Lucifer, the Light-Bearer 05/08/1896 – 03/04/1903 Newspaper Archives
Chicago Liberator 09/03/1905 – 04/15/1906 Newspaper Archives
Chicago Latin Times 02/01/1958 – 05/02/1975 Newspaper Archives
Chicago Inter Ocean 06/05/1879 – 04/21/1891 Newspaper Archives
Chicago Illinois Staats-Zeitung 04/21/1898 – 04/21/1898 Newspaper Archives
Chicago Illinois Sentinel 11/20/1937 – 11/20/1937 Newspaper Archives
Chicago Hyde Park Herald 04/29/1882 – 06/23/2010 Newspaper Archives
Chicago Hyde Park Herald 01/06/2010 – Current Recent Obituaries
Chicago Gapers Block 07/29/2003 – Current Recent Obituaries
Chicago Extra 03/25/2011 – Current Recent Obituaries
Chicago Daily Southtown: Archive 07/31/2004 – Current Recent Obituaries
Chicago Daily Southtown 09/01/2002 – Current Recent Obituaries
Chicago Daily Inter Ocean 06/09/1865 – 12/31/1896 Newspaper Archives
Chicago D. A. Burgerzeitung 12/30/1921 – 12/30/1921 Newspaper Archives
Chicago Conservator 11/18/1882 – 12/18/1886 Newspaper Archives
Chicago Chicagoer Freie Presse 02/06/1872 – 07/02/1896 Newspaper Archives
Chicago Chicago World 10/29/1925 – 06/15/1935 Newspaper Archives
Chicago Chicago World 01/27/1900 – 01/27/1900 Newspaper Archives
Chicago Chicago Tribune RedEye Edition 10/30/2002 – Current Recent Obituaries
Chicago Chicago Tribune 01/01/1985 – Current Recent Obituaries
Chicago Chicago Times 11/02/1854 – 07/03/1888 Newspaper Archives
Chicago Chicago Sun-Times: Web Edition Articles 03/26/2012 – Current Recent Obituaries
Chicago Chicago Sun-Times: Blogs 02/20/2008 – Current Recent Obituaries
Chicago Chicago Sun-Times 01/01/1986 – Current Recent Obituaries
Chicago Chicago Post 10/09/1871 – 06/30/1873 Newspaper Archives
Chicago Chicago Metro News 01/20/1973 – 10/06/1990 Newspaper Archives
Chicago Chicago Ledger 10/09/1871 – 10/09/1871 Newspaper Archives
Chicago Chicago Ledger 01/06/1877 – 12/29/1877 Newspaper Archives
Chicago Chicago Journal 09/30/2009 – Current Recent Obituaries
Chicago Chicago Herald 01/01/1890 – 12/31/1891 Newspaper Archives
Chicago Chicago Evening Journal 10/10/1871 – 10/13/1871 Newspaper Archives
Chicago Chicago Democrat 10/28/1835 – 12/20/1837 Newspaper Archives
Chicago Chicago Defender 04/09/2008 – Current Recent Obituaries
Chicago Chicago Daily Times 01/16/1855 – 05/02/1856 Newspaper Archives
Chicago Chicago Daily Herald 01/21/1860 – 07/30/1860 Newspaper Archives
Chicago Chicago Daily Herald 08/16/1873 – 12/23/1873 Newspaper Archives
Chicago Chicago Crusader 11/26/2011 – Current Recent Obituaries
Chicago Chicago Courier 04/13/1974 – 11/15/1975 Newspaper Archives
Chicago Chicago Courier 10/22/1932 – 10/22/1932 Newspaper Archives
Chicago Chicago Citizen 11/05/2008 – Current Recent Obituaries
Chicago Central South Sider 07/06/1929 – 07/06/1929 Newspaper Archives
Chicago Bulletin 09/11/1968 – 12/03/1969 Newspaper Archives
Chicago Broad Ax 06/29/1899 – 09/10/1927 Newspaper Archives
Chicago Black X-Press 06/30/1973 – 06/30/1973 Newspaper Archives
Chicago Bags and Baggage 08/01/1937 – 04/01/1943 Newspaper Archives
Chillicothe Chillicothe Times-Bulletin 11/03/2009 – Current Recent Obituaries
Cicero Cicero Life 02/13/2007 – Current Recent Obituaries
Clarendon Hills Doings 04/28/2005 – Current Recent Obituaries
Clarendon Hills Clarendon Hills Suburban Life 03/13/2007 – Current Recent Obituaries
Coal City Coal City Courant 02/01/2007 – Current Recent Obituaries
Collinsville Collinsville Herald 10/20/2004 – Current Recent Obituaries
Columbia Clarion Journal 10/20/2004 – Current Recent Obituaries
Cook County Booster 12/03/2007 – Current Recent Obituaries
Crystal Lake Northwest Herald 01/01/2005 – Current Recent Obituaries
Danville Commercial-News 11/06/2007 – Current Recent Obituaries
Darien Darien Suburban Life 01/22/2008 – Current Recent Obituaries
DeKalb Daily Chronicle 08/16/2000 – Current Recent Obituaries
Decatur Herald & Review 03/19/1990 – Current Recent Obituaries
Deerfield Deerfield Review 01/09/1997 – Current Recent Obituaries
Des Plaines Rosemont Journal 12/31/2010 – Current Recent Obituaries
Des Plaines Mount Prospect Journal 01/12/2011 – Current Recent Obituaries
Des Plaines Edgebrook Times Review 01/16/1997 – Current Recent Obituaries
Des Plaines Des Plaines Times 12/12/1996 – Current Recent Obituaries
Des Plaines Des Plaines Journal 12/28/2010 – Current Recent Obituaries
Dixon Sauk Valley Newspapers 10/13/2009 – Current Recent Obituaries
Downers Grove Sun, The: Downers Grove 09/05/2002 – Current Recent Obituaries
Downers Grove Downers Grove Suburban Life 01/22/2008 – Current Recent Obituaries
Du Quoin Du Quoin Evening Call 10/05/2009 – Current Recent Obituaries
Dupo Cahokia-Dupo Journal 10/20/2004 – Current Recent Obituaries
East Dubuque East Dubuque Register 01/24/2003 – Current Recent Obituaries
East Moline Common Bond 12/12/1974 – 11/16/1978 Newspaper Archives
East St. Louis East St. Louis Journal 10/20/2004 – Current Recent Obituaries
Edgewater News-Star 11/16/2005 – Current Recent Obituaries
Edwardsville Edwardsville Spectator 05/29/1819 – 10/20/1826 Newspaper Archives
Edwardsville Edwardsville Journal 10/20/2004 – Current Recent Obituaries
Edwardsville Edwardsville Intelligencer 07/04/2000 – Current Recent Obituaries
Effingham Effingham Daily News 09/19/2005 – Current Recent Obituaries
Elburn Elburn Herald 10/09/2008 – Current Recent Obituaries
Elgin Courier News: Web Edition Articles 03/27/2012 – Current Recent Obituaries
Elgin Courier News 07/04/1998 – Current Recent Obituaries
Elk Grove Elk Grove Times 03/19/1998 – Current Recent Obituaries
Elk Grove Village Elk Grove Journal 01/12/2011 – Current Recent Obituaries
Elmhurst Elmhurst Suburban Life 01/22/2008 – Current Recent Obituaries
Elmhurst Doings 04/28/2005 – Current Recent Obituaries
Elmwood Park Elm Leaves 01/01/1997 – Current Recent Obituaries
Evanston Vidette 01/15/1878 – 12/09/1880 Newspaper Archives
Evanston Tripod 01/01/1871 – 12/17/1880 Newspaper Archives
Evanston Northwestern 01/28/1881 – 05/20/1910 Newspaper Archives
Evanston Evanston Review 01/09/1997 – Current Recent Obituaries
Evanston Evanston Now 03/10/2008 – Current Recent Obituaries
Evanston Daily Northwestern 09/23/1910 – 12/04/2000 Newspaper Archives
Flora Clay County Advocate-Press 08/05/2008 – Current Recent Obituaries
Forest View Forest View Life 02/20/2007 – Current Recent Obituaries
Franklin Park Franklin Park Herald-Journal with News of North Lake 11/15/2006 – Current Recent Obituaries
Franklin Park Franklin Park Herald-Journal 01/01/1997 – Current Recent Obituaries
Freeport Journal-Standard 12/14/2002 – Current Recent Obituaries
Freeport Deutscher Anzeiger 09/16/1903 – 08/31/1904 Newspaper Archives
Galesburg Register-Mail 01/05/1999 – Current Recent Obituaries
Galesburg Paper 01/26/2011 – Current Recent Obituaries
Galva Galva News 12/30/2009 – Current Recent Obituaries
Geneseo Geneseo Republic 12/17/2009 – Current Recent Obituaries
Geneva Sun, The: Geneva-Elburn 10/09/2002 – Current Recent Obituaries
Geneva Kane County Chronicle 12/10/2005 – Current Recent Obituaries
Geneva Geneva Republican 02/20/2007 – Current Recent Obituaries
Glen Ellyn Sun, The: Glen Ellyn 12/24/2004 – Current Recent Obituaries
Glen Ellyn Glen Ellyn Suburban Life 02/13/2007 – Current Recent Obituaries
Glencoe Glencoe News 01/09/1997 – Current Recent Obituaries
Glendale Heights Glendale Heights Press 02/15/2007 – Current Recent Obituaries
Glenview Glenview Journal 01/12/2011 – Current Recent Obituaries
Glenview Glenview Announcements 01/09/1997 – Current Recent Obituaries
Granite City Madison County Journal 10/20/2004 – Current Recent Obituaries
Grayslake Lake County Suburban Life 11/01/2008 – Current Recent Obituaries
Grayslake Grayslake Review 02/13/1997 – Current Recent Obituaries
Gurnee Gurnee Review 02/13/1997 – Current Recent Obituaries
Hanover Park Hanover Park Press 02/15/2007 – Current Recent Obituaries
Hanover Park Hanover Park Examiner 08/03/2011 – Current Recent Obituaries
Harlem, Irving Times 11/04/2004 – Current Recent Obituaries
Harrisburg Harrisburg Daily Register 11/04/1996 – Current Recent Obituaries
Harvard Harvard Main Line 01/07/2011 – Current Recent Obituaries
Harwood Heights Norridge News 01/09/1997 – Current Recent Obituaries
Herrin Spokesman 02/24/2011 – Current Recent Obituaries
Highland Highland Union 01/04/1867 – 09/09/1910 Newspaper Archives
Highland Highland News Leader 04/03/2014 – Current Recent Obituaries
Highland Park Highland Park News 01/09/1997 – Current Recent Obituaries
Hillside West Proviso Herald 01/01/1997 – Current Recent Obituaries
Hillside Proviso Herald 11/15/2006 – Current Recent Obituaries
Hillside Hillside Suburban Life 02/26/2007 – Current Recent Obituaries
Hinsdale Hinsdale Suburban Life 01/22/2008 – Current Recent Obituaries
Hinsdale Doings 04/28/2005 – Current Recent Obituaries
Hodgkins Hodgkins Suburban Life 04/12/2007 – Current Recent Obituaries
Hoffman Estates Hoffman Estates Review 01/01/1998 – Current Recent Obituaries
Homer, Lemont, Lockport Sun, The: Homer – Lockport – Lemont 09/04/2002 – Current Recent Obituaries
Huntley Farmside 03/23/2007 – Current Recent Obituaries
Indian Head Park Indian Head Park Suburban Life 02/23/2007 – Current Recent Obituaries
Itasca Itasca Press 01/22/2008 – Current Recent Obituaries
Jacksonville Jacksonville Journal-Courier 04/17/2008 – Current Recent Obituaries
Jefferson Park, Portage Park, Belmont Cragin Times 11/04/2004 – Current Recent Obituaries
Joliet Herald News 01/02/1997 – Current Recent Obituaries
Kaskaskia Illinois Intelligencer 04/29/1818 – 10/14/1820 Newspaper Archives
Kewanee Star-Courier 10/16/2009 – Current Recent Obituaries
La Grange La Grange Suburban Life 10/02/2013 – Current Recent Obituaries
La Grange Park La Grange Park Suburban Life 01/22/2008 – Current Recent Obituaries
La Grange, La Grange Park, La Grange Highlands Doings 04/28/2005 – Current Recent Obituaries
La Salle NewsTribune 09/24/1997 – Current Recent Obituaries
Lake Forest Lake Forester 01/16/1997 – Current Recent Obituaries
Lake View, North Center, Roscoe Village, Avondale Booster 12/21/2005 – Current Recent Obituaries
Lake Villa Lake Villa Review 02/13/1997 – Current Recent Obituaries
Lake Zurich Lake Zurich Courier 01/16/1997 – Current Recent Obituaries
Lake in the Hills Lake in the Hills Countryside 07/10/2003 – Current Recent Obituaries
Lemont Lemont Suburban Life 01/22/2008 – Current Recent Obituaries
Libertyville Libertyville Review 01/09/1997 – Current Recent Obituaries
Lincoln Courier 01/29/2000 – Current Recent Obituaries
Lincolnshire Lincolnshire Review 06/29/2000 – Current Recent Obituaries
Lincolnwood Lincolnwood Review 01/16/1997 – Current Recent Obituaries
Lisle Sun, The: Lisle 09/13/2002 – Current Recent Obituaries
Lisle Lisle Reporter 01/22/2008 – Current Recent Obituaries
Lombard Lombard Suburban Life 01/22/2008 – Current Recent Obituaries
Lyons Lyons Suburban Life 02/20/2007 – Current Recent Obituaries
Macomb McDonough County Voice 10/09/2009 – Current Recent Obituaries
Macomb Macomb Journal 02/04/2000 – Current Recent Obituaries
Marion Marion Daily Republican 10/05/2009 – Current Recent Obituaries
Mattoon Journal Gazette 04/13/2004 – Current Recent Obituaries
Mattoon, Charleston JG-TC 09/26/2011 – Current Recent Obituaries
Maywood Maywood Herald 01/01/1997 – Current Recent Obituaries
McCook McCook Suburban Life 04/05/2007 – Current Recent Obituaries
McLeansboro Times-Leader 01/21/2006 – Current Recent Obituaries
Melrose Park Melrose Park Herald 01/01/1997 – Current Recent Obituaries
Metamora, Eureka Woodford Times 06/29/2010 – Current Recent Obituaries
Millstadt, Smithton Millstadt-Smithton Enterprise 10/24/2004 – Current Recent Obituaries
Monmouth Daily Review Atlas 10/05/2009 – Current Recent Obituaries
Morris Morris Herald-News 03/08/2006 – Current Recent Obituaries
Morton Morton Times-News 12/17/2009 – Current Recent Obituaries
Morton Grove Morton Grove Champion 01/09/1997 – Current Recent Obituaries
Mount Prospect Mount Prospect Times 01/09/1997 – Current Recent Obituaries
Mount Vernon Register-News 11/13/2007 – Current Recent Obituaries
Mt. Carmel Daily Republican Register 10/12/1999 – Current Recent Obituaries
Mundelein Mundelein Review 01/09/1997 – Current Recent Obituaries
Murphysboro Murphysboro American 03/05/2009 – Current Recent Obituaries
Naperville Sun, The: 60504 Fox Valley 10/21/2002 – Current Recent Obituaries
Naperville Naperville Sun, The: Web Edition Articles 04/08/2012 – Current Recent Obituaries
Naperville Naperville Sun 01/01/1997 – Current Recent Obituaries
Naperville Naperville Reporter 02/27/2007 – Current Recent Obituaries
Nauvoo Nauvoo Expositor 06/07/1844 – 06/07/1844 Newspaper Archives
New Lenox Sun, The: Lincoln-Way 12/04/2002 – Current Recent Obituaries
Newton Newton Press Mentor 07/25/2005 – Current Recent Obituaries
Niles Niles Journal 01/12/2011 – Current Recent Obituaries
Niles Niles Herald-Spectator 01/09/1997 – Current Recent Obituaries
Niles Bugle 08/18/2011 – Current Recent Obituaries
North Riverside North Riverside Suburban Life 01/22/2008 – Current Recent Obituaries
Northbrook Northbrook Star 01/16/1997 – Current Recent Obituaries
Northlake Northlake Herald-Journal 01/01/1997 – Current Recent Obituaries
Northwest Chicago Edison-Norwood Times Review 01/09/1997 – Current Recent Obituaries
O’Fallon O’Fallon Progress 09/26/2008 – Current Recent Obituaries
O’Fallon O’Fallon Journal 10/27/2004 – Current Recent Obituaries
Oak Brook Oak Brook Suburban Life 01/22/2008 – Current Recent Obituaries
Oak Brook Countryside Suburban Life 01/22/2008 – Current Recent Obituaries
Oak Brook, Oakbrook Terrace Doings 04/28/2005 – Current Recent Obituaries
Oak Park Wednesday Journal of Oak Park & River Forest 12/01/2004 – Current Recent Obituaries
Oak Park Oak Leaves 01/01/1997 – Current Recent Obituaries
Oak Park Forest Park Review 01/28/2005 – Current Recent Obituaries
Oak Park Austin Weekly News 02/16/2005 – Current Recent Obituaries
Oakbrook Terrace Oakbrook Terrace Press 01/22/2008 – Current Recent Obituaries
Olney Olney Daily Mail 10/05/2009 – Current Recent Obituaries
Oregon Ogle County Newspapers 12/17/2009 – Current Recent Obituaries
Orion Orion Gazette 12/17/2009 – Current Recent Obituaries
Oswego Ledger-Sentinel 01/15/2015 – Current Recent Obituaries
Palatine Palatine Journal 12/30/2010 – Current Recent Obituaries
Palatine Palatine Countryside 01/09/1997 – Current Recent Obituaries
Park Ridge Park Ridge Journal 01/12/2011 – Current Recent Obituaries
Park Ridge Park Ridge Herald-Advocate 01/23/1997 – Current Recent Obituaries
Pekin Pekin Daily Times 10/08/2009 – Current Recent Obituaries
Peoria Peoria Times-Observer 02/19/2008 – Current Recent Obituaries
Peoria Peoria Journal Star 07/15/1991 – Current Recent Obituaries
Peoria Journal Star 04/01/1951 – 03/31/1953 Newspaper Archives
Peoria East Peoria Times-Courier 11/25/2009 – Current Recent Obituaries
Plainfield Sun, The: Plainfield 12/13/2002 – Current Recent Obituaries
Plano Plano Record 03/05/2015 – Current Recent Obituaries
Pontiac Daily Leader 03/26/2009 – Current Recent Obituaries
Princeton Bureau County Republican 10/02/2009 – Current Recent Obituaries
Prospect Heights Prospect Heights Journal 01/12/2011 – Current Recent Obituaries
Quincy Quincy Whig 03/14/1840 – 08/02/1856 Newspaper Archives
Quincy Quincy Daily Whig 05/03/1868 – 12/30/1876 Newspaper Archives
River Forest Forest Leaves 01/01/1997 – Current Recent Obituaries
River Grove River Grove Messenger 01/01/1997 – Current Recent Obituaries
Riverside Riverside Suburban Life 01/22/2008 – Current Recent Obituaries
Riverside, Brookfield Riverside-Brookfield Landmark 01/24/2005 – Current Recent Obituaries
Rock Island Rock Island News 04/29/2007 – Current Recent Obituaries
Rockford Winnebago Chief 11/17/1868 – 11/11/1869 Newspaper Archives
Rockford Spectator 05/21/1892 – 05/13/1893 Newspaper Archives
Rockford Rockford Weekly Register-Gazette 02/15/1855 – 12/26/1879 Newspaper Archives
Rockford Rockford Weekly Gazette 11/22/1866 – 12/28/1887 Newspaper Archives
Rockford Rockford Tri-Weekly Gazette 09/17/1872 – 11/09/1872 Newspaper Archives
Rockford Rockford Times 02/24/1875 – 02/16/1876 Newspaper Archives
Rockford Rockford Star 10/04/1840 – 06/17/1841 Newspaper Archives
Rockford Rockford Republican 01/03/1855 – 08/24/1862 Newspaper Archives
Rockford Rockford Republic 06/05/1891 – 10/28/1932 Newspaper Archives
Rockford Rockford Register Star 01/01/1999 – Current Recent Obituaries
Rockford Rockford Register 04/06/1859 – 04/06/1859 Newspaper Archives
Rockford Rockford Journal 11/18/1871 – 12/30/1882 Newspaper Archives
Rockford Rockford Free Press 09/06/1848 – 02/02/1850 Newspaper Archives
Rockford Rockford Forum 02/21/1844 – 12/10/1851 Newspaper Archives
Rockford Rockford Daily Spectator 05/15/1893 – 08/17/1893 Newspaper Archives
Rockford Rockford Daily News 02/08/1859 – 10/01/1859 Newspaper Archives
Rockford Rock River Express 05/05/1840 – 05/22/1841 Newspaper Archives
Rockford Rock River Democrat 06/08/1852 – 05/31/1865 Newspaper Archives
Rockford Register-Republic 09/29/1930 – 12/29/1978 Newspaper Archives
Rockford Register Star 01/02/1979 – 12/31/2008 Newspaper Archives
Rockford Morning Star 03/20/1888 – 01/01/1979 Newspaper Archives
Rockford Daily Register-Gazette 01/31/1891 – 09/27/1930 Newspaper Archives
Rockford Daily Register 01/06/1873 – 01/30/1891 Newspaper Archives
Rockford Daily Gazette 08/04/1879 – 01/30/1891 Newspaper Archives
Rockford Crusader 09/12/1952 – 06/02/1971 Newspaper Archives
Rolling Meadows Rolling Meadows Review 01/09/1997 – Current Recent Obituaries
Rolling Meadows Rolling Meadows Journal 01/12/2011 – Current Recent Obituaries
Romeoville Romeoville Reporter 01/22/2008 – Current Recent Obituaries
Roselle Roselle Press 01/22/2008 – Current Recent Obituaries
Roseville Roseville Independent 04/14/2011 – Current Recent Obituaries
Saint Charles Winfield Press 01/22/2008 – Current Recent Obituaries
Sandwich Valley Free Press 06/21/2006 – Current Recent Obituaries
Sandwich Sandwich Record 03/05/2015 – Current Recent Obituaries
Schaumburg Schaumburg Review 01/16/1997 – Current Recent Obituaries
Shawneetown Illinois Gazette 03/16/1820 – 12/11/1830 Newspaper Archives
Shawneetown Illinois Emigrant 07/08/1818 – 09/18/1819 Newspaper Archives
Shelbyville Daily Union 12/10/2007 – Current Recent Obituaries
Shorewood Shorewood Sentinel 06/13/2011 – Current Recent Obituaries
Skokie Skokie Review 01/16/1997 – Current Recent Obituaries
South Elgin South Elgin Examiner 05/09/2012 – Current Recent Obituaries
Springfield State Journal-Register 07/01/1974 – 12/31/1986 Newspaper Archives
Springfield State Journal-Register 07/03/1985 – Current Recent Obituaries
Springfield State Capital 03/28/1891 – 12/03/1892 Newspaper Archives
Springfield Illinois Weekly State Journal 11/10/1831 – 12/26/1849 Newspaper Archives
Springfield Illinois Times 07/24/2003 – Current Recent Obituaries
Springfield Illinois State Register 11/13/1840 – 12/27/1844 Newspaper Archives
Springfield Illinois Record 11/06/1897 – 04/22/1899 Newspaper Archives
Springfield Illinois Conservator 06/29/1929 – 06/29/1929 Newspaper Archives
Springfield Daily Illinois State Register 01/02/1849 – 12/31/1922 Newspaper Archives
Springfield Daily Illinois State Journal 06/16/1848 – 06/30/1974 Newspaper Archives
St. Charles St. Charles Republican 01/22/2008 – Current Recent Obituaries
St. Charles St. Charles Examiner 02/01/2012 – Current Recent Obituaries
St. Charles, South Elgin Sun, The: St. Charles-South Elgin 08/20/2003 – Current Recent Obituaries
Stickney Stickney Life 01/22/2008 – Current Recent Obituaries
Streamwood Streamwood Press 01/22/2008 – Current Recent Obituaries
Streamwood Streamwood Examiner 09/07/2011 – Current Recent Obituaries
Sycamore Midweek 04/03/2006 – Current Recent Obituaries
Taylorville Breeze-Courier 07/03/2000 – Current Recent Obituaries
Teutopolis Teutopolis Press 05/07/2009 – Current Recent Obituaries
Tinley Park STAR 01/01/2004 – Current Recent Obituaries
Tinley Park SouthtownStar: Web Edition Articles 03/27/2012 – Current Recent Obituaries
Vandalia Vandalia Leader-Union 01/19/2011 – Current Recent Obituaries
Vandalia Illinois Intelligencer 12/14/1820 – 01/07/1832 Newspaper Archives
Vandalia Illinois Advocate 01/05/1833 – 08/05/1835 Newspaper Archives
Vernon Hills Vernon Hills Review 01/09/1997 – Current Recent Obituaries
Villa Park Villa Park Suburban Life 01/22/2008 – Current Recent Obituaries
Warrenville Warrenville Press 01/22/2008 – Current Recent Obituaries
Washington Washington Times-Reporter 11/25/2009 – Current Recent Obituaries
Wauconda Wauconda Courier 04/15/2004 – Current Recent Obituaries
Waukegan Lake County News-Sun: Web Edition Articles 03/26/2012 – Current Recent Obituaries
Waukegan Lake County News-Sun 01/01/1997 – Current Recent Obituaries
Wayne Wayne Republican 01/22/2008 – Current Recent Obituaries
Wayne Wayne Examiner 08/10/2011 – Current Recent Obituaries
West Chicago West Chicago Suburban Life 01/22/2008 – Current Recent Obituaries
West Frankfort Daily American 02/14/2001 – Current Recent Obituaries
Westchester Westchester Suburban Life 01/22/2008 – Current Recent Obituaries
Westchester Westchester Herald 01/01/1997 – Current Recent Obituaries
Western Springs Western Springs Suburban Life 01/22/2008 – Current Recent Obituaries
Western Springs, Indian Head Park Doings 04/28/2005 – Current Recent Obituaries
Westmont Westmont Suburban Life 01/22/2008 – Current Recent Obituaries
Wheaton Wheaton Suburban Life 01/22/2008 – Current Recent Obituaries
Wheaton Sun, The: Wheaton 09/06/2002 – Current Recent Obituaries
Wheeling Wheeling Journal 01/12/2011 – Current Recent Obituaries
Wheeling Wheeling Countryside 01/09/1997 – Current Recent Obituaries
Wicker Park, Bucktown, Ukranian Village Booster 01/11/2006 – Current Recent Obituaries
Willow Springs Willow Springs Suburban Life 01/22/2008 – Current Recent Obituaries
Willowbrook Willowbrook Suburban Life 01/22/2008 – Current Recent Obituaries
Wilmette Wilmette Life 01/09/1997 – Current Recent Obituaries
Wilmington Free Press Advocate 02/01/2007 – Current Recent Obituaries
Winnetka Winnetka Talk 03/20/1997 – Current Recent Obituaries
Wood Dale Wood Dale Press 08/16/2007 – Current Recent Obituaries
Woodridge Woodridge Suburban Life 01/22/2008 – Current Recent Obituaries
Woodstock Woodstock Independent 01/06/2010 – Current Recent Obituaries
Yorkville Kendall County Record 03/05/2015 – Current Recent Obituaries

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