Illinois Archives: 564 Newspapers for Genealogy Research

If you are researching your ancestry from Illinois, you will want to use GenealogyBank’s online IL newspaper archives: 564 titles to help you search your family history in the “Land of Lincoln,” providing coverage from 1818 to Today. There are millions of articles and records in our online Illinois newspaper archives!

Photo: the Mississippi/Ohio River confluence, Cairo, Illinois
Photo: the Mississippi/Ohio River confluence, Cairo, Illinois. Credit: Nick Jordan; Wikimedia Commons.

Dig deep into our online archives and search for articles about your ancestors from Illinois in these newspapers. Our IL newspapers are divided into two collections, each with their own search page:

  • Newspaper Archives (complete paper with all articles, including historical obituaries, with a number of very rare single-issue newspapers – many of them are the only known issues of the paper)
  • Obituaries (including both historical and recent obituaries, if obits are specifically what you are searching for)

Search Illinois Newspaper Archives (1818 – 2018)

Search Illinois Obituaries (1840 – Today)

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

Here is a complete list of Illinois newspapers in the online 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.

CityTitleYears of CoverageIssues AvailableCollection
Abingdon, Avon, St. AugustineArgus-Sentinel04/14/2011 – 06/27/2019Obituaries
Abingdon, Oquawka, RosevillePrairie Review07/11/2019 – CurrentObituaries
AddisonAddison Suburban Life02/15/2007 – CurrentObituaries
AledoTimes Record03/05/2009 – CurrentObituaries
AlgonquinAlgonquin Countryside01/09/1997 – 11/15/2006Obituaries
AlgonquinAlgonquin Countryside with News of Lake in the Hills11/23/2006 – 11/20/2008Obituaries
AltonTelegraph01/01/2007 – CurrentObituaries
AltonWestern Pioneer and Baptist Standard-Bearer04/07/1837 – 04/07/18371Newspaper Archives
AntiochAntioch Review05/21/1998 – 04/14/2011Obituaries
Arlington HeightsArlington Heights Journal01/12/2011 – CurrentObituaries
Arlington HeightsArlington Heights Post01/09/1997 – CurrentObituaries
Arlington HeightsDaily Herald03/07/1995 – CurrentObituaries
AssumptionGolden Prairie News02/06/2019 – CurrentObituaries
AugustaEagle-Scribe04/14/2011 – CurrentObituaries
AuroraBeacon News01/01/1997 – CurrentObituaries
AuroraBeacon News, The: Web Edition Articles03/28/2012 – CurrentObituaries
BarringtonBarrington Courier-Review02/22/1996 – CurrentObituaries
BartlettBartlett Examiner08/10/2011 – CurrentObituaries
BartlettBartlett Press02/15/2007 – 09/27/2013Obituaries
BataviaBatavia Republican02/15/2007 – 09/29/2014Obituaries
BataviaSun, The: Batavia09/04/2002 – 05/05/2010Obituaries
BellevilleBelleville Journal10/20/2004 – 08/28/2005Obituaries
BellevilleSt. Clair County Journal11/24/2004 – 08/31/2011Obituaries
BellevilleBelleviller Post und Zeitung01/11/1899 – 01/11/18991Newspaper Archives
BensenvilleBensenville Press03/14/2007 – 09/27/2013Obituaries
BentonBenton News02/18/2001 – CurrentObituaries
BerkeleyBerkeley Suburban Life04/14/2007 – 09/27/2013Obituaries
BerwynBerwyn Suburban Life01/22/2008 – CurrentObituaries
BerwynHlasatel01/06/1920 – 04/23/192031Newspaper Archives
BloomingdaleBloomingdale Press01/22/2008 – 09/27/2013Obituaries
BloomingtonPantagraph10/01/1989 – CurrentObituaries
BloomingtonOther Side04/14/1868 – 04/14/18681Newspaper Archives
BloomingtonMcLean County Deutsche Presse08/19/1876 – 08/19/18761Newspaper Archives
Blue MoundBlue Mound Leader02/06/2019 – CurrentObituaries
BolingbrookReporter02/23/2007 – 09/27/2013Obituaries
BolingbrookSun, The: Bolingbrook09/06/2002 – 03/19/2010Obituaries
BraidwoodBraidwood Journal02/01/2007 – CurrentObituaries
BroadviewBroadview Suburban Life03/06/2007 – 09/27/2013Obituaries
BrookfieldBrookfield Suburban Life02/23/2007 – 09/27/2013Obituaries
Brookfield, RiversideRiverside & Brookfield Suburban Life10/02/2013 – CurrentObituaries
Buffalo GroveBuffalo Grove Countryside01/02/1997 – CurrentObituaries
Buffalo GroveBuffalo Grove Journal12/30/2010 – CurrentObituaries
Burr RidgeBurr Ridge Suburban Life02/20/2007 – 09/27/2013Obituaries
Burr Ridge, Darien, WillowbrookDoings04/28/2005 – CurrentObituaries
CairoCairo bulletin01/01/1904 – 02/02/19153938Newspaper Archives
CairoCairo bulletin11/15/1872 – 05/01/18781635Newspaper Archives
CairoCairo daily bulletin03/29/1870 – 11/14/1872779Newspaper Archives
CairoCairo evening bulletin12/21/1868 – 03/26/1870366Newspaper Archives
CairoCairo evening times09/01/1865 – 11/28/186553Newspaper Archives
CairoDaily Cairo bulletin05/02/1878 – 12/31/18841849Newspaper Archives
CambridgeCambridge Chronicle01/01/2010 – 06/07/2019Obituaries
Campton HillsCampton Hills Examiner02/01/2012 – 07/10/2013Obituaries
CantonDaily Ledger10/05/2009 – CurrentObituaries
CarbondaleSouthern Illinoisan06/10/1993 – CurrentObituaries
CarbondaleCarbondale Times11/01/2017 – CurrentObituaries
CarbondaleWeekend Times09/23/2017 – 07/07/2018Obituaries
CarbondaleNightlife07/24/2019 – 07/24/2019Obituaries
CarmiCarmi Times10/22/2009 – CurrentObituaries
Carol StreamCarol Stream Examiner04/06/2011 – CurrentObituaries
Carol StreamCarol Stream Suburban Life01/22/2008 – CurrentObituaries
CarthageHancock County Journal-Pilot06/21/2000 – CurrentObituaries
Cary GroveCary Grove Countryside08/27/1998 – 03/10/2011Obituaries
CentraliaCentralia Sentinel05/28/1863 – 05/23/1867200Newspaper Archives
ChampaignIlliniHQ03/25/1998 – 10/25/2019Obituaries
Champaign, UrbanaNews-Gazette06/02/1997 – 10/13/2019Obituaries
Champaign, UrbanaNews-Gazette, The: Web Edition Articles02/10/2003 – CurrentObituaries
Champaign, UrbanaNews-Gazette, The: Blogs01/11/2006 – 09/15/2015Obituaries
CharlestonTimes-Courier04/13/2004 – 09/24/2011Obituaries
CharlestonCharleston Plaindealer05/12/1864 – 07/22/18695Newspaper Archives
ChesterRandolph County Herald Tribune04/30/2009 – CurrentObituaries
ChesterChester Tribune08/12/1874 – 08/12/18741Newspaper Archives
ChicagoChicago Citizen11/05/2008 – CurrentObituaries
ChicagoChicago Crusader11/26/2011 – CurrentObituaries
ChicagoChicago Defender04/09/2008 – CurrentObituaries
ChicagoChicago Journal09/30/2009 – 07/28/2012Obituaries
ChicagoChicago Sun-Times01/01/1986 – CurrentObituaries
ChicagoChicago Sun-Times: Blogs02/20/2008 – 10/15/2014Obituaries
ChicagoChicago Sun-Times: Web Edition Articles03/26/2012 – 12/16/2014Obituaries
ChicagoChicago Tribune01/01/1985 – CurrentObituaries
ChicagoChicago Tribune RedEye Edition10/30/2002 – CurrentObituaries
ChicagoDaily Southtown09/01/2002 – CurrentObituaries
ChicagoDaily Southtown: Archive07/31/2004 – 11/17/2007Obituaries
ChicagoExtra03/25/2011 – 06/05/2015Obituaries
ChicagoGapers Block07/29/2003 – 11/13/2015Obituaries
ChicagoHyde Park Herald01/06/2010 – CurrentObituaries
ChicagoSkyline12/08/2005 – 12/06/2007Obituaries
ChicagoBags and Baggage08/01/1937 – 04/01/194338Newspaper Archives
ChicagoBlack X-Press06/30/1973 – 06/30/19731Newspaper Archives
ChicagoBroad Ax06/29/1899 – 09/10/19271409Newspaper Archives
ChicagoBulletin09/11/1968 – 12/03/196963Newspaper Archives
ChicagoCentral South Sider07/06/1929 – 07/06/19291Newspaper Archives
ChicagoChicago Courier06/01/1869 – 06/01/18691Newspaper Archives
ChicagoChicago Courier10/22/1932 – 10/22/19321Newspaper Archives
ChicagoChicago Courier04/13/1974 – 11/15/19754Newspaper Archives
ChicagoChicago Courier, Mercantile, Real Estate and Railway Advertiser06/09/1855 – 06/09/18551Newspaper Archives
ChicagoChicago Daily Herald08/16/1873 – 12/23/187387Newspaper Archives
ChicagoChicago Daily Herald01/21/1860 – 07/30/1860146Newspaper Archives
ChicagoChicago Daily Record09/12/1867 – 09/12/18671Newspaper Archives
ChicagoChicago Daily Times01/16/1855 – 12/31/1866104Newspaper Archives
ChicagoChicago Democrat10/28/1835 – 12/20/18378Newspaper Archives
ChicagoChicago Sun-Times02/01/1948 – 12/31/19501034Newspaper Archives
ChicagoChicago Herald01/01/1890 – 12/31/1891724Newspaper Archives
ChicagoChicago Journal of Commerce07/20/1871 – 12/28/18763Newspaper Archives
ChicagoChicago Ledger10/09/1871 – 10/09/18711Newspaper Archives
ChicagoChicago Ledger01/06/1877 – 12/29/187752Newspaper Archives
ChicagoChicago Market Review08/22/1855 – 12/02/18592Newspaper Archives
ChicagoChicago Metro News01/20/1973 – 10/06/1990826Newspaper Archives
ChicagoChicago Post10/09/1871 – 06/30/1873486Newspaper Archives
ChicagoChicago Railway Review01/13/1869 – 10/28/18764Newspaper Archives
ChicagoChicago Times11/02/1854 – 07/03/188858Newspaper Archives
ChicagoChicago World01/27/1900 – 01/27/19001Newspaper Archives
ChicagoChicago World10/29/1925 – 06/15/19356Newspaper Archives
ChicagoChicagoer Freie Presse02/06/1872 – 07/02/18962Newspaper Archives
ChicagoCommercial Advertiser and Railroad Journal02/11/1864 – 02/11/18641Newspaper Archives
ChicagoCommercial Express06/11/1857 – 05/25/18699Newspaper Archives
ChicagoCongregational Herald06/04/1853 – 03/19/185759Newspaper Archives
ChicagoConservator11/18/1882 – 12/18/18863Newspaper Archives
ChicagoD. A. Burgerzeitung12/30/1921 – 12/30/19211Newspaper Archives
ChicagoDaily Circular03/19/1863 – 06/13/18674Newspaper Archives
ChicagoDaily Commercial Bulletin09/02/1873 – 09/02/18731Newspaper Archives
ChicagoDaily Inter Ocean06/09/1865 – 12/31/18967762Newspaper Archives
ChicagoDrovers’ Journal06/02/1876 – 06/02/18761Newspaper Archives
ChicagoField Piece06/21/1848 – 06/21/18481Newspaper Archives
ChicagoHard Cider Press08/22/1840 – 09/05/18402Newspaper Archives
ChicagoHyde Park Herald04/29/1882 – 06/23/20104192Newspaper Archives
ChicagoIllinois Sentinel11/20/1937 – 11/20/19371Newspaper Archives
ChicagoIllinois Staats Zeitung09/16/1858 – 04/21/18982Newspaper Archives
ChicagoInter Ocean06/05/1879 – 04/21/189172Newspaper Archives
ChicagoKatholisches Wochenblatt12/14/1870 – 12/30/1874137Newspaper Archives
ChicagoLatin Times02/01/1958 – 05/02/1975867Newspaper Archives
ChicagoLucifer, the Light-Bearer05/08/1896 – 03/04/1903346Newspaper Archives
ChicagoMetropolitan Post09/10/1938 – 06/03/193918Newspaper Archives
ChicagoNational Illustrated Weekly09/02/1876 – 09/02/18761Newspaper Archives
ChicagoNew Covenant03/18/1854 – 03/18/1871362Newspaper Archives
ChicagoNoticia Mundial08/07/1927 – 02/12/192824Newspaper Archives
ChicagoOlivet Baptist Church Herald11/29/1936 – 11/29/19361Newspaper Archives
ChicagoPomeroy’s Democrat01/01/1876 – 02/15/1879160Newspaper Archives
ChicagoRail Splitter07/28/1860 – 10/13/18602Newspaper Archives
ChicagoReminder01/02/1938 – 01/02/19381Newspaper Archives
ChicagoSecond Ward News12/14/1935 – 04/02/193812Newspaper Archives
ChicagoSol de Chicago03/21/1960 – 03/21/19601Newspaper Archives
ChicagoSpokesman01/07/1933 – 03/18/193310Newspaper Archives
ChicagoStandard12/19/1867 – 07/04/1876238Newspaper Archives
ChicagoSunday Times10/10/1869 – 12/31/1876196Newspaper Archives
ChicagoVida Latina02/21/1952 – 07/21/196366Newspaper Archives
ChicagoVorbote02/28/1874 – 12/23/1876135Newspaper Archives
ChicagoWeekly Book Bulletin06/20/1874 – 06/20/18741Newspaper Archives
ChicagoWestern Postal Record10/01/1872 – 06/01/18762Newspaper Archives
ChicagoNews-Star06/04/2014 – CurrentObituaries
ChicagoChristian Freeman12/22/1869 – 12/29/18692Newspaper Archives
ChicagoSkyline12/17/2014 – CurrentObituaries
ChicagoChicago Daily News12/20/1875 – 03/04/197831513Newspaper Archives
ChicagoBroad Ax08/31/1895 – 12/30/19221407Newspaper Archives
ChicagoChicago daily press and tribune01/01/1859 – 03/16/185962Newspaper Archives
ChicagoChicago daily tribune10/25/1860 – 08/20/18641238Newspaper Archives
ChicagoChicago Daily Tribune10/09/1872 – 12/31/18813221Newspaper Archives
ChicagoChicago Eagle10/05/1889 – 12/30/19221592Newspaper Archives
ChicagoChicago tribune08/21/1864 – 10/08/18722884Newspaper Archives
ChicagoDay book11/01/1911 – 07/06/19171671Newspaper Archives
ChicagoDziennik Chicagoski12/15/1890 – 12/30/19229284Newspaper Archives
ChicagoDziennik narodowy05/25/1900 – 11/11/1918305Newspaper Archives
ChicagoPress and tribune03/17/1859 – 10/24/1860499Newspaper Archives
ChicagoProletarec01/01/1906 – 11/27/1918565Newspaper Archives
ChicagoTelegraf05/31/1892 – 09/25/1901370Newspaper Archives
ChicagoVorbote10/10/1917 – 10/27/1920161Newspaper Archives
ChicagoDraugas01/02/1917 – 12/30/19221383Newspaper Archives
ChicagoTorch: Roosevelt University02/13/2007 – CurrentObituaries
ChicagoGlas svobode08/28/1917 – 12/29/1922554Newspaper Archives
ChicagoLietuva12/05/1913 – 05/08/1920699Newspaper Archives
ChicagoTy’denni’ hlasatel08/03/1892 – 07/26/189350Newspaper Archives
ChicagoZgoda :09/13/1900 – 12/25/1913621Newspaper Archives
ChicagoZgoda :01/02/1902 – 12/25/1913427Newspaper Archives
ChicagoZgoda =01/01/1914 – 12/28/1922314Newspaper Archives
ChicagoN’DIGO07/07/2016 – CurrentObituaries
ChicagoChicago Sun12/04/1941 – 01/31/19482245Newspaper Archives
ChicagoChicago Entertainment07/12/2014 – CurrentObituaries
ChicagoChicago Evening Journal10/10/1871 – 10/13/18714Newspaper Archives
ChicagoChicago Record05/09/1892 – 03/27/19012769Newspaper Archives
ChicagoDaily Times09/03/1929 – 12/31/19475831Newspaper Archives
ChicagoHyde Park Herald: Web Edition Articles04/24/2013 – CurrentObituaries
ChicagoMedill Reports Chicago: Northwestern University11/20/2019 – CurrentObituaries
ChicagoInterior01/04/1872 – 03/16/1876106Newspaper Archives
ChicagoLiberator09/03/1905 – 04/15/190624Newspaper Archives
ChicagoAmerika08/15/1872 – 12/31/1872103Newspaper Archives
ChicagoChicago Daily Tribune07/01/1864 – 10/08/18722494Newspaper Archives
ChicagoDaily Democratic Press11/25/1852 – 05/07/1857359Newspaper Archives
ChicagoGamla Och Nya Hemlandet06/08/1864 – 12/08/1876159Newspaper Archives
ChicagoSkandinaven03/30/1870 – 12/26/1876199Newspaper Archives
ChicagoTagliche Illinois Staats-Zeitung10/16/1860 – 12/30/1876981Newspaper Archives
ChicagoUnione Italiana11/06/1867 – 02/10/186955Newspaper Archives
ChicagoBatavier in America10/11/1864 – 10/11/18641Newspaper Archives
ChicagoNya Verlden11/04/1876 – 11/04/18761Newspaper Archives
ChicagoWochenblatt der Chicago Union07/12/1866 – 07/12/18661Newspaper Archives
ChicagoCook County Record03/03/2020 – CurrentObituaries
ChillicotheChillicothe Times-Bulletin11/03/2009 – CurrentObituaries
CiceroCicero Life02/13/2007 – 09/27/2013Obituaries
Clarendon HillsClarendon Hills Suburban Life03/13/2007 – 09/27/2013Obituaries
Clarendon HillsDoings04/28/2005 – CurrentObituaries
Coal CityCoal City Courant02/01/2007 – CurrentObituaries
CollinsvilleCollinsville Herald10/20/2004 – 05/08/2013Obituaries
ColumbiaClarion Journal10/20/2004 – 08/31/2011Obituaries
Cook CountyBooster12/03/2007 – 01/09/2008Obituaries
Cook CountyInside-Booster01/07/2015 – CurrentObituaries
Crystal LakeNorthwest Herald01/01/2005 – CurrentObituaries
Crystal LakeBusiness Journal02/28/2006 – 02/11/2017Obituaries
DanvilleCommercial-News11/06/2007 – CurrentObituaries
DarienDarien Suburban Life01/22/2008 – 09/27/2013Obituaries
DecaturHerald & Review03/19/1990 – CurrentObituaries
DeerfieldDeerfield Review01/09/1997 – CurrentObituaries
DeKalbDaily Chronicle08/16/2000 – CurrentObituaries
Des PlainesDes Plaines Journal12/28/2010 – CurrentObituaries
Des PlainesDes Plaines Times12/12/1996 – 12/24/2008Obituaries
Des PlainesEdgebrook Times Review01/16/1997 – 01/24/2008Obituaries
Des PlainesMount Prospect Journal01/12/2011 – CurrentObituaries
Des PlainesRosemont Journal12/31/2010 – CurrentObituaries
DixonSauk Valley Newspapers10/09/2006 – CurrentObituaries
DixonDixon Sun01/08/1873 – 12/27/1876202Newspaper Archives
DixonFremonter08/22/1856 – 09/12/18564Newspaper Archives
Downers GroveDowners Grove Suburban Life01/22/2008 – CurrentObituaries
Downers GroveSun, The: Downers Grove09/05/2002 – 02/04/2010Obituaries
Du QuoinDu Quoin Call10/05/2009 – CurrentObituaries
DupoCahokia-Dupo Journal10/20/2004 – 08/31/2005Obituaries
East DubuqueEast Dubuque Register01/24/2003 – 07/01/2011Obituaries
East MolineCommon Bond12/12/1974 – 11/16/197825Newspaper Archives
East Saint LouisPeople’s Gazette07/15/1871 – 05/10/187344Newspaper Archives
East St. LouisEast St. Louis Journal10/20/2004 – 08/17/2005Obituaries
EdgewaterNews-Star11/16/2005 – 01/09/2008Obituaries
EdwardsvilleEdwardsville Intelligencer07/04/2000 – CurrentObituaries
EdwardsvilleEdwardsville Journal10/20/2004 – 10/08/2008Obituaries
EdwardsvilleEdwardsville Spectator05/29/1819 – 10/20/1826322Newspaper Archives
EdwardsvilleMadison-St Clair Record11/21/2018 – CurrentObituaries
EdwardsvilleMadison County Courier10/12/1865 – 10/04/186652Newspaper Archives
EffinghamEffingham Daily News09/19/2005 – CurrentObituaries
ElburnElburn Herald10/09/2008 – 03/03/2016Obituaries
ElginCourier News07/04/1998 – CurrentObituaries
ElginCourier News: Web Edition Articles03/27/2012 – CurrentObituaries
ElginWestern Christian04/17/1845 – 06/21/18482Newspaper Archives
ElizabethtownHardin Gazette08/14/1874 – 08/14/18741Newspaper Archives
Elk GroveElk Grove Times03/19/1998 – 01/15/2009Obituaries
Elk Grove VillageElk Grove Journal01/12/2011 – CurrentObituaries
ElmhurstDoings04/28/2005 – 04/14/2011Obituaries
ElmhurstElmhurst Suburban Life01/22/2008 – CurrentObituaries
Elmwood ParkElm Leaves01/01/1997 – CurrentObituaries
EurekaWoodford County Journal09/01/2011 – CurrentObituaries
EvanstonDaily Northwestern09/23/1910 – 12/05/201814430Newspaper Archives
EvanstonEvanston Now03/10/2008 – CurrentObituaries
EvanstonEvanston Review01/09/1997 – CurrentObituaries
EvanstonNorthwestern01/28/1881 – 05/20/19101209Newspaper Archives
EvanstonTripod01/01/1871 – 12/17/1880109Newspaper Archives
EvanstonVidette01/15/1878 – 12/09/188051Newspaper Archives
Farmer CityFarmer City Herald08/08/1874 – 08/08/18741Newspaper Archives
FloraClay County Advocate-Press08/05/2008 – CurrentObituaries
Forest ViewForest View Life02/20/2007 – 09/27/2013Obituaries
Franklin ParkFranklin Park Herald-Journal01/01/1997 – 11/08/2006Obituaries
Franklin ParkFranklin Park Herald-Journal with News of North Lake11/15/2006 – CurrentObituaries
FreeportJournal-Standard12/14/2002 – CurrentObituaries
FreeportDeutscher Anzeiger09/03/1856 – 08/31/190452Newspaper Archives
FreeportFreeport Bulletin04/22/1858 – 02/27/18734Newspaper Archives
GalenaGalenian09/13/1828 – 10/06/18349Newspaper Archives
GalesburgPaper01/26/2011 – 11/05/2011Obituaries
GalesburgRegister-Mail01/05/1999 – CurrentObituaries
GalesburgRegister Mail01/02/1953 – 12/31/19602455Newspaper Archives
GalesburgRegister-Mail, The: Blogs04/14/2010 – 08/27/2015Obituaries
GalvaGalva News12/30/2009 – 05/17/2019Obituaries
GeneseoGeneseo Republic12/17/2009 – 06/07/2019Obituaries
GenevaGeneva Republican02/20/2007 – 09/29/2014Obituaries
GenevaKane County Chronicle12/10/2005 – CurrentObituaries
GenevaSun, The: Geneva-Elburn10/09/2002 – 12/29/2004Obituaries
GirardGirard Gazette02/06/2019 – CurrentObituaries
Glen EllynGlen Ellyn Suburban Life02/13/2007 – CurrentObituaries
Glen EllynSun, The: Glen Ellyn12/24/2004 – 05/07/2010Obituaries
GlencoeGlencoe News01/09/1997 – CurrentObituaries
Glendale HeightsGlendale Heights Press02/15/2007 – 09/27/2013Obituaries
GlenviewGlenview Announcements01/09/1997 – CurrentObituaries
GlenviewGlenview Journal01/12/2011 – CurrentObituaries
Granite CityMadison County Journal10/20/2004 – 05/08/2013Obituaries
GrayslakeGrayslake Review02/13/1997 – 04/14/2011Obituaries
GrayslakeLake County Journal11/01/2008 – CurrentObituaries
GrayslakeGreat Lakes Bulletin01/13/2011 – 11/19/2018Obituaries
GreenvilleProtestant Monitor02/11/1846 – 02/11/18461Newspaper Archives
GurneeGurnee Review02/13/1997 – 04/14/2011Obituaries
Hanover ParkHanover Park Examiner08/03/2011 – CurrentObituaries
Hanover ParkHanover Park Press02/15/2007 – 09/27/2013Obituaries
Harlem, IrvingTimes11/04/2004 – 01/24/2008Obituaries
HarrisburgHarrisburg Register11/04/1996 – CurrentObituaries
HarvardHarvard Main Line01/07/2011 – 09/01/2017Obituaries
Harwood HeightsNorridge News01/09/1997 – CurrentObituaries
HavanaHavana Voter02/12/1864 – 02/12/18641Newspaper Archives
HENRY CountyHenry County Republic06/14/2019 – CurrentObituaries
HerrinSpokesman02/24/2011 – 06/30/2011Obituaries
HighlandHighland Union01/04/1867 – 09/09/19102283Newspaper Archives
HighlandHighland Bote und Schutzen-Zeitung02/01/1867 – 02/01/18671Newspaper Archives
Highland ParkHighland Park News01/09/1997 – CurrentObituaries
HillsideHillside Suburban Life02/26/2007 – 09/27/2013Obituaries
HillsideProviso Herald11/15/2006 – 03/10/2011Obituaries
HillsideWest Proviso Herald01/01/1997 – 11/08/2006Obituaries
HinsdaleDoings04/28/2005 – CurrentObituaries
HinsdaleHinsdale Suburban Life01/22/2008 – CurrentObituaries
HodgkinsHodgkins Suburban Life04/12/2007 – 09/27/2013Obituaries
Hoffman EstatesHoffman Estates Review01/01/1998 – 12/25/2008Obituaries
Homer, Lemont, LockportSun, The: Homer Township – Lockport – Lemont09/04/2002 – 04/28/2010Obituaries
HuntleyFarmside03/23/2007 – 09/29/2014Obituaries
Indian Head ParkIndian Head Park Suburban Life02/23/2007 – 09/27/2013Obituaries
ItascaItasca Press01/22/2008 – 09/27/2013Obituaries
JacksonvilleJacksonville Journal-Courier01/01/2006 – CurrentObituaries
JacksonvilleDaily Jacksonville Journal09/21/1866 – 03/10/18696Newspaper Archives
JacksonvilleWestern Star02/18/1845 – 02/18/18451Newspaper Archives
Jefferson Park, Portage Park, Belmont CraginTimes11/04/2004 – 01/24/2008Obituaries
JolietHerald News01/02/1997 – CurrentObituaries
JolietJoliet Signal04/01/1845 – 10/17/187191Newspaper Archives
JulietJuliet signal05/05/1846 – 12/20/1864320Newspaper Archives
KaskaskiaIllinois Intelligencer04/29/1818 – 10/14/182032Newspaper Archives
KewaneeStar-Courier10/16/2009 – CurrentObituaries
KnoxvilleKnox Republican12/17/1856 – 07/23/18626Newspaper Archives
La GrangeLa Grange Suburban Life10/02/2013 – CurrentObituaries
La Grange ParkLa Grange Park Suburban Life01/22/2008 – 09/27/2013Obituaries
La Grange, La Grange Park, La Grange HighlandsDoings04/28/2005 – CurrentObituaries
La SalleNewsTribune09/24/1997 – CurrentObituaries
La SalleIllinois AgriNews01/22/2010 – CurrentObituaries
Lake ForestLake Forester01/16/1997 – CurrentObituaries
Lake in the HillsLake in the Hills Countryside07/10/2003 – 11/09/2006Obituaries
Lake View, North Center, Roscoe Village, AvondaleBooster12/21/2005 – 11/07/2007Obituaries
Lake VillaLake Villa Review02/13/1997 – 04/14/2011Obituaries
Lake ZurichLake Zurich Courier01/16/1997 – CurrentObituaries
LemontLemont Suburban Life01/22/2008 – CurrentObituaries
LibertyvilleLibertyville Review01/09/1997 – CurrentObituaries
LincolnCourier01/29/2000 – CurrentObituaries
LincolnshireLincolnshire Review06/29/2000 – CurrentObituaries
LincolnwoodLincolnwood Review01/16/1997 – CurrentObituaries
LisleLisle Reporter01/22/2008 – 09/27/2013Obituaries
LisleSun, The: Lisle09/13/2002 – 05/07/2010Obituaries
LombardLombard Suburban Life01/22/2008 – CurrentObituaries
LyonsLyons Suburban Life02/20/2007 – 09/27/2013Obituaries
MacombMacomb Journal02/04/2000 – 10/03/2009Obituaries
MacombMcDonough County Voice10/09/2009 – CurrentObituaries
MarionMarion Republican06/01/1999 – CurrentObituaries
MattoonJournal Gazette04/13/2004 – 09/24/2011Obituaries
MattoonMattoon Radical Republican11/19/1870 – 11/19/18701Newspaper Archives
Mattoon, CharlestonJG-TC09/26/2011 – CurrentObituaries
MaywoodMaywood Herald01/01/1997 – 11/08/2006Obituaries
McCookMcCook Suburban Life04/05/2007 – 09/27/2013Obituaries
McLeansboroTimes-Leader01/21/2006 – 01/31/2018Obituaries
Melrose ParkMelrose Park Herald01/01/1997 – 11/08/2006Obituaries
Metamora, EurekaWoodford Times06/29/2010 – CurrentObituaries
Millstadt, SmithtonMillstadt-Smithton Enterprise10/24/2004 – 03/26/2008Obituaries
MolineDispatch-Argus08/01/1993 – CurrentObituaries
MonmouthDaily Review Atlas10/05/2009 – CurrentObituaries
MorrisMorris Herald-News03/08/2006 – CurrentObituaries
MortonMorton Times-News12/17/2009 – CurrentObituaries
Morton GroveMorton Grove Champion01/09/1997 – CurrentObituaries
Mount ProspectMount Prospect Times01/09/1997 – 12/18/2008Obituaries
Mount VernonRegister-News11/13/2007 – 02/05/2018Obituaries
Mt. CarmelMount Carmel Register10/12/1999 – CurrentObituaries
MundeleinMundelein Review01/09/1997 – CurrentObituaries
MurphysboroMurphysboro American03/05/2009 – 02/17/2015Obituaries
NapervilleNaperville Reporter02/27/2007 – 09/27/2013Obituaries
NapervilleNaperville Sun01/01/1997 – CurrentObituaries
NapervilleNaperville Sun, The: Web Edition Articles04/08/2012 – CurrentObituaries
NapervilleSun, The: 60504 Fox Valley10/21/2002 – 04/07/2005Obituaries
NashvilleNashville Journal02/13/1863 – 10/20/1870362Newspaper Archives
NauvooNauvoo Expositor06/07/1844 – 06/07/18441Newspaper Archives
NauvooNauvoo Neighbor08/27/1842 – 10/29/18453Newspaper Archives
New LenoxSun, The: Lincoln-Way12/04/2002 – 03/17/2004Obituaries
NewtonNewton Press Mentor07/25/2005 – CurrentObituaries
NilesBugle08/18/2011 – CurrentObituaries
NilesNiles Herald-Spectator01/09/1997 – CurrentObituaries
NilesNiles Journal01/12/2011 – CurrentObituaries
NokomisFree Press-Progress02/06/2019 – CurrentObituaries
North RiversideNorth Riverside Suburban Life01/22/2008 – 09/27/2013Obituaries
NorthbrookNorthbrook Star01/16/1997 – CurrentObituaries
NorthlakeNorthlake Herald-Journal01/01/1997 – 10/18/2006Obituaries
Northwest ChicagoEdison-Norwood Times Review01/09/1997 – 04/14/2011Obituaries
O’FallonO’Fallon Journal10/27/2004 – 08/31/2005Obituaries
Oak BrookCountryside Suburban Life01/22/2008 – 09/27/2013Obituaries
Oak BrookOak Brook Suburban Life01/22/2008 – 09/27/2013Obituaries
Oak Brook, Oakbrook TerraceDoings04/28/2005 – CurrentObituaries
Oak ParkAustin Weekly News02/16/2005 – CurrentObituaries
Oak ParkForest Park Review01/28/2005 – CurrentObituaries
Oak ParkOak Leaves01/01/1997 – CurrentObituaries
Oak ParkWednesday Journal of Oak Park & River Forest12/01/2004 – CurrentObituaries
Oakbrook TerraceOakbrook Terrace Press01/22/2008 – 09/27/2013Obituaries
OlneyOlney Daily Mail10/05/2009 – CurrentObituaries
OquawkaOquawka Plaindealer01/25/1866 – 01/25/18661Newspaper Archives
OregonOgle County Newspapers12/17/2009 – CurrentObituaries
OregonOgle County Grange08/12/1874 – 08/12/18741Newspaper Archives
OrionOrion Gazette12/17/2009 – 06/07/2019Obituaries
OswegoLedger-Sentinel01/15/2015 – CurrentObituaries
OttawaDaily Little Giant09/25/1858 – 09/25/18581Newspaper Archives
OttawaIllinois free trader05/23/1840 – 05/28/184153Newspaper Archives
OttawaIllinois free trader and LaSalle County commercial advertiser06/04/1841 – 09/29/1843114Newspaper Archives
OttawaOttawa free trader10/06/1843 – 08/02/18902311Newspaper Archives
OttawaFree trader-journal01/02/1917 – 03/06/1920967Newspaper Archives
OttawaFree trader-journal and Ottawa fair dealer03/08/1920 – 12/30/1922858Newspaper Archives
OttawaTimes01/02/2011 – CurrentObituaries
PalatinePalatine Countryside01/09/1997 – 01/15/2009Obituaries
PalatinePalatine Journal12/30/2010 – CurrentObituaries
PalmyraNorthwestern News02/06/2019 – CurrentObituaries
PanaPana News Palladium02/06/2019 – CurrentObituaries
ParisIllinois Statesman06/12/1840 – 06/12/18401Newspaper Archives
Park ForesteNews Park Forest12/28/2006 – CurrentObituaries
Park RidgePark Ridge Herald-Advocate01/23/1997 – CurrentObituaries
Park RidgePark Ridge Journal01/12/2011 – CurrentObituaries
Park RidgeGlos polek07/01/1902 – 12/27/1922601Newspaper Archives
PekinPekin Daily Times10/08/2009 – CurrentObituaries
PeoriaEast Peoria Times-Courier11/25/2009 – CurrentObituaries
PeoriaPeoria Journal Star07/15/1991 – CurrentObituaries
PeoriaPeoria Times-Observer02/19/2008 – 04/08/2010Obituaries
PeoriaJournal Star04/01/1951 – 12/31/19906588Newspaper Archives
PeoriaPeoria Register and North-western Gazetteer11/18/1837 – 03/31/1843154Newspaper Archives
PeoriaPeoria Weekly Campaign Transcript09/30/1858 – 09/30/18581Newspaper Archives
PeoriaPeoria Journal Star, The: Web Edition Articles01/03/2017 – CurrentObituaries
PeoriaBradley Hoops01/20/2009 – CurrentObituaries
PeoriaPeoria Democratic Press04/28/1841 – 06/11/1851250Newspaper Archives
PittsfieldSucker and Farmer’s Record03/30/1843 – 02/22/18442Newspaper Archives
PlainfieldSun, The: Plainfield12/13/2002 – 11/20/2009Obituaries
PlanoPlano Record03/05/2015 – CurrentObituaries
PontiacDaily Leader03/26/2009 – CurrentObituaries
PrincetonBureau County Republican10/02/2009 – CurrentObituaries
PrincetonIllinois Valley Living05/14/2007 – CurrentObituaries
Prospect HeightsProspect Heights Journal01/12/2011 – CurrentObituaries
QuincyIllinois Bounty Land Register01/01/1836 – 01/06/18362Newspaper Archives
QuincyQuincy Commercial Review12/19/1874 – 12/19/18741Newspaper Archives
QuincyQuincy Daily Whig05/03/1868 – 12/30/18762275Newspaper Archives
QuincyQuincy Whig03/14/1840 – 08/02/1856215Newspaper Archives
QuincyTagblatt der Germania08/25/1876 – 08/26/18762Newspaper Archives
River ForestForest Leaves01/01/1997 – CurrentObituaries
River GroveRiver Grove Messenger01/01/1997 – 11/21/2007Obituaries
RiversideRiverside Suburban Life01/22/2008 – 09/27/2013Obituaries
Riverside, BrookfieldRiverside-Brookfield Landmark01/24/2005 – CurrentObituaries
Rock IslandRock Island News04/29/2007 – 04/20/2008Obituaries
Rock IslandIllinois Cultivator06/01/1840 – 02/01/18417Newspaper Archives
Rock IslandWeekly Rock Island Republican12/07/1853 – 04/25/18553Newspaper Archives
Rock IslandDaily Argus12/08/1873 – 03/03/1877998Newspaper Archives
Rock IslandEvening Argus01/02/1862 – 06/17/18712021Newspaper Archives
Rock IslandRock Island Argus12/02/1893 – 03/24/19208144Newspaper Archives
Rock IslandRock Island Argus06/19/1871 – 11/27/1872445Newspaper Archives
Rock IslandRock Island Argus03/05/1877 – 09/30/18852586Newspaper Archives
Rock IslandRock Island daily Argus10/04/1886 – 12/01/18932186Newspaper Archives
Rock IslandRock Island Argus and daily union03/25/1920 – 12/30/1922862Newspaper Archives
Rock IslandRock Island daily Argus11/29/1872 – 12/06/1873315Newspaper Archives
Rock IslandNeue Volks-Zeitung08/26/1876 – 08/26/18761Newspaper Archives
RockfordRockford Register Star01/01/1999 – CurrentObituaries
RockfordCrusader09/12/1952 – 06/02/1971318Newspaper Archives
RockfordDaily Gazette08/04/1879 – 01/30/18913301Newspaper Archives
RockfordDaily Register01/06/1873 – 01/30/18914419Newspaper Archives
RockfordDaily Register-Gazette01/31/1891 – 09/27/193012181Newspaper Archives
RockfordMorning Star03/20/1888 – 01/01/197928516Newspaper Archives
RockfordRegister Star01/02/1979 – 12/31/200810957Newspaper Archives
RockfordRegister-Republic09/29/1930 – 12/29/197814293Newspaper Archives
RockfordRock River Democrat06/08/1852 – 05/31/1865621Newspaper Archives
RockfordRock River Express05/05/1840 – 05/22/184152Newspaper Archives
RockfordRockford Daily News02/08/1859 – 10/01/1859201Newspaper Archives
RockfordRockford Daily Spectator05/15/1893 – 08/17/189380Newspaper Archives
RockfordRockford Forum02/21/1844 – 12/10/1851345Newspaper Archives
RockfordRockford Free Press09/06/1848 – 02/02/185066Newspaper Archives
RockfordRockford Journal11/18/1871 – 12/30/1882580Newspaper Archives
RockfordRockford Republic06/05/1891 – 10/28/193210632Newspaper Archives
RockfordRockford Republican01/03/1855 – 08/21/1862383Newspaper Archives
RockfordRockford Star10/04/1840 – 06/17/184120Newspaper Archives
RockfordRockford Times02/24/1875 – 02/16/187651Newspaper Archives
RockfordRockford Tri-Weekly Gazette09/17/1872 – 11/09/187222Newspaper Archives
RockfordRockford Weekly Gazette11/22/1866 – 12/28/18871010Newspaper Archives
RockfordRockford Weekly Register-Gazette02/15/1855 – 12/26/18791065Newspaper Archives
RockfordWinnebago Chief11/17/1868 – 11/11/186951Newspaper Archives
RockfordRockford Register Star: Web Edition Articles12/20/2016 – CurrentObituaries
RockfordSpectator05/21/1892 – 05/13/189352Newspaper Archives
Rolling MeadowsRolling Meadows Journal01/12/2011 – CurrentObituaries
Rolling MeadowsRolling Meadows Review01/09/1997 – 12/11/2008Obituaries
RomeovilleRomeoville Reporter01/22/2008 – 09/27/2013Obituaries
RoselleRoselle Press01/22/2008 – 09/27/2013Obituaries
RosevilleRoseville Independent04/14/2011 – 07/04/2019Obituaries
RushvilleRushville Journal and Military Tract Advertiser10/17/1835 – 10/17/18351Newspaper Archives
Saint CharlesWinfield Press01/22/2008 – 09/27/2013Obituaries
SandwichSandwich Record03/05/2015 – CurrentObituaries
SandwichValley Life06/21/2006 – 08/03/2019Obituaries
SchaumburgSchaumburg Review01/16/1997 – 12/11/2008Obituaries
ShawneetownIllinois Emigrant07/08/1818 – 09/18/181927Newspaper Archives
ShawneetownIllinois Gazette03/16/1820 – 12/11/183013Newspaper Archives
ShawneetownGallatin Democrat & Ridgway News02/13/2019 – CurrentObituaries
ShelbyvilleDaily Union12/10/2007 – CurrentObituaries
ShilohPioneer of the Valley of the Mississippi07/10/1829 – 07/10/18291Newspaper Archives
ShorewoodShorewood Sentinel06/13/2011 – CurrentObituaries
SkokieSkokie Review01/16/1997 – CurrentObituaries
South ElginSouth Elgin Examiner05/09/2012 – CurrentObituaries
SpringfieldIllinois Times07/24/2003 – CurrentObituaries
SpringfieldState Journal-Register07/03/1985 – CurrentObituaries
SpringfieldDaily Illinois State Journal06/16/1848 – 06/30/197442604Newspaper Archives
SpringfieldDaily Illinois State Register01/02/1849 – 12/31/192223956Newspaper Archives
SpringfieldIllinois Conservator06/29/1929 – 06/29/19291Newspaper Archives
SpringfieldIllinois Record11/06/1897 – 04/22/189977Newspaper Archives
SpringfieldIllinois State Register11/13/1840 – 12/30/1904438Newspaper Archives
SpringfieldIllinois Weekly State Journal11/10/1831 – 04/18/1866919Newspaper Archives
SpringfieldOld Hickory06/29/1840 – 07/27/18402Newspaper Archives
SpringfieldOld Soldier05/01/1840 – 05/01/18401Newspaper Archives
SpringfieldOlive Branch03/15/1844 – 03/15/18441Newspaper Archives
SpringfieldState Capital03/28/1891 – 12/03/189249Newspaper Archives
SpringfieldState Journal-Register07/01/1974 – 12/31/200812350Newspaper Archives
SpringfieldState Journal-Register, The: Web Edition Articles01/05/2017 – CurrentObituaries
St. CharlesSt. Charles Examiner02/01/2012 – 07/03/2013Obituaries
St. CharlesSt. Charles Republican01/22/2008 – 09/29/2014Obituaries
St. Charles, South ElginSun, The: St. Charles-South Elgin08/20/2003 – 05/20/2009Obituaries
State-Wide CountyIllinois Farmer Today06/27/2015 – CurrentObituaries
SterlingSterling Gazette08/10/1861 – 08/10/18611Newspaper Archives
StickneyStickney Life01/22/2008 – 09/27/2013Obituaries
StreamwoodStreamwood Examiner09/07/2011 – CurrentObituaries
StreamwoodStreamwood Press01/22/2008 – 09/27/2013Obituaries
SycamoreMidweek04/03/2006 – CurrentObituaries
TaylorvilleBreeze-Courier07/03/2000 – CurrentObituaries
TeutopolisTeutopolis Press05/07/2009 – 11/09/2011Obituaries
Tinley ParkDaily Southtown: Web Edition Articles03/27/2012 – CurrentObituaries
Tinley ParkSTAR01/01/2004 – 11/11/2007Obituaries
TonicaTonica News02/27/2013 – CurrentObituaries
TuscolaTuscola Journal04/15/1869 – 04/15/18691Newspaper Archives
VandaliaVandalia Leader-Union01/19/2011 – CurrentObituaries
VandaliaIllinois Advocate01/05/1833 – 08/05/18359Newspaper Archives
VandaliaIllinois Intelligencer12/14/1820 – 01/07/183279Newspaper Archives
Vernon HillsVernon Hills Review01/09/1997 – CurrentObituaries
Villa ParkVilla Park Suburban Life01/22/2008 – CurrentObituaries
VirdenVirden Recorder02/06/2019 – CurrentObituaries
WaggonerPanhandle Press02/06/2019 – CurrentObituaries
WarrenvilleWarrenville Press01/22/2008 – 09/27/2013Obituaries
WashingtonWashington Times-Reporter11/25/2009 – CurrentObituaries
WaterlooRepublic-Times08/09/2012 – CurrentObituaries
WaucondaWauconda Courier04/15/2004 – 08/15/2008Obituaries
WaukeganLake County News-Sun01/01/1997 – CurrentObituaries
WaukeganLake County News-Sun: Web Edition Articles03/26/2012 – CurrentObituaries
WayneWayne Examiner08/10/2011 – 08/14/2013Obituaries
WayneWayne Republican01/22/2008 – 09/29/2014Obituaries
West ChicagoWest Chicago Suburban Life01/22/2008 – CurrentObituaries
West FrankfortDaily American02/14/2001 – 05/24/2015Obituaries
WestchesterWestchester Herald01/01/1997 – 09/13/2006Obituaries
WestchesterWestchester Suburban Life01/22/2008 – 09/27/2013Obituaries
Western SpringsWestern Springs Suburban Life01/22/2008 – 09/27/2013Obituaries
Western Springs, Indian Head ParkDoings04/28/2005 – CurrentObituaries
WestmontWestmont Suburban Life01/22/2008 – CurrentObituaries
WheatonSun, The: Wheaton09/06/2002 – 08/27/2010Obituaries
WheatonWheaton Suburban Life01/22/2008 – CurrentObituaries
WheatonChristian Era03/26/1863 – 06/18/18633Newspaper Archives
WheelingWheeling Countryside01/09/1997 – 01/19/2009Obituaries
WheelingWheeling Journal01/12/2011 – CurrentObituaries
Wicker Park, Bucktown, Ukranian VillageBooster01/11/2006 – 11/07/2007Obituaries
Willow SpringsWillow Springs Suburban Life01/22/2008 – 09/27/2013Obituaries
WillowbrookWillowbrook Suburban Life01/22/2008 – 09/27/2013Obituaries
WilmetteWilmette Life01/09/1997 – CurrentObituaries
WilmingtonFree Press Advocate02/01/2007 – CurrentObituaries
WinnetkaWinnetka Talk03/20/1997 – CurrentObituaries
Wood DaleWood Dale Press08/16/2007 – 09/27/2013Obituaries
WoodridgeWoodridge Suburban Life01/22/2008 – CurrentObituaries
WoodstockWoodstock Independent01/06/2010 – CurrentObituaries
WoodstockNew Era12/14/1876 – 12/14/18761Newspaper Archives
WoodstockTorch11/18/2011 – 12/14/2016Obituaries
YorkvilleKendall County Record03/05/2015 – CurrentObituaries

*Date Ranges may have selected coverage unavailable.

Related Resource:

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.