For the most up to date resources, please use the University's Online Catalog. The dewey call number for Marion County typically starts with "977.379". Some common subject headings for Marion County are:
Marion County (Ill.) --Genealogy.
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Portrait and biographical record of Clinton, Washington, Marion and Jefferson Counties, Illinois : containing biographical sketches of prominent and representative citizens of the counties together with biographies and portraits of all the governors of the state and the presidents of the United States. Evansville, Ind. : Unigraphic, 1975.
Biographical and reminiscent history of Richland, Clay and Marion counties, Illinois. Indianapolis : B. F. Bowen, 1909.
Brinkerhoff’s history of Marion County, Illinois / by J.H.G. Brinkerhoff. Salem, Ill. : Marion County Genealogical and Historical Society, c1979.
History of Marion and Clinton Counties, Illinois : with illustrations descriptive of the scenery, and biographical sketches of some of the prominent men and pioneers. Philadelphia : Brink, McDonough & Co., 1881.
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FARM PLAT BOOK WITH INDEX TO OWNERS, MARION COUNTY, ILLINOIS. ROCKFORD, 1963.
Standard atlas of Marion County, Illinois [cartographic material] : 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 and departments devoted to general information; analysis of the system of U.S. land surveys, digest of the system of civil government, etc. etc. / compiled ... by Geo. A. Ogle & Co. Chicago : Geo. A. Ogle & Co., 1915.
Tri-annual atlas & plat book, Marion County, Illinois. Rockford, Ill. : Rockford Map Publishers, [196- - 196-]
Plat book of Marion County, Illinois [cartographic material]. Rockford, Ill. : W.W. Hixson & Co., [1930?]
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