For the most up to date resources, please use the University's Online Catalog. The dewey call number for Fayette County typically starts with "977.3797". Some common subject headings for Fayette County are:
Fayette County (Ill.) --Biography.
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An index to the names of persons appearing in History of Fayette County, Illinois (Philadelphia, Brink, McDonough and Company, 1878) / prepared by Genealogy Projects Committee, The Winnetka Public Library. Thomson, Ill. : Heritage House, c1974.
Bateman, Newton, 1822-1897. HISTORICAL ENCYCLOPEDIA OF ILLINOIS AND HISTORY OF FAYETTE COUNTY CHICAGO, 1910.
History of Fayette County, Illinois : with illustrations descriptive of its scenery and biographical sketches of some of its prominent men and pioneers. Evansville, IN : Whippoorwill, 1988.
UIUC affiliates or patrons using computers on-campus can access past census data via Heritage Quest.
Fayette County farm plat book. [cartographic material] Rockford Map Publishers. Rockford, 1964.
Geo. A. Ogle & Co. Standard atlas of Fayette County, Illinois, including a plat book of the villages, cities and townships of the county. Map of the State, United States and world. Patrons directory, reference business directory … Chicago : Ogle, 1915.
W.W. Hixson & Co. Plat book of Fayette Co., Ill. [cartographic material] Rockford, [193-?]
Land atlas & plat book ... Fayette County, Illinois / Rockford Map Publishers. Rockford, Ill. : Rockford Map Publishers, 1976-
More information on can be found on our Web Resources Page as well as in the Illinois County Bibliography, which is shelved with 016.9773.
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July 30, 2007