Old Courthouse Museum
Iroquois County Genealogy Society
103 West Cherry Street
Watseka, IL 60970-1524
The Historical Museum and Genealogical Society Archives are located at the address above, one block south of US Hwy 24. The archives are open each business day from 10:00 - 4:00 p.m. Central Time. Publications are available in The Genealogy Room. These include many cemetery records.
We have a Blog Page! Janet McCullough Anderson started a Blog for ICGS
Searching Genealogy in . . . Iroquois County, Illinois
Policy Statements of the Society Updated February 2010
Check this page for polices regarding Membership, Publications, Queries, GEDCOMS, Lookups done in Society Archives, and Cost of Copies made at the Society.
- Iroquois County Genealogical Society Membership Form to Print and Send In
- Iroquois County Research Form to Print and Send In - What to expect for your money
- and now use PayPal and order online.
- The Paypal page for Copies and Research Charges .
Publications for Sale Now use PayPal and order online. Updated March 2016
Iroquois County Database
Mary Agnes Meara Chase
UPDATED October 2021
Photo's from the past will be featured here. A way to share the past with others. If you have some old pictures you think others would like to see - share them here. Check back often this page will hopefully change often.
Portrait and Biographical Record
of Iroquois Co., IL; 1893
Chicago; Lake City Publishing Co.
Finishing up 2021
Family History Month
Our Annual Meeting
Soup-erSaturday Soup Drive Thru
Christmas Tree Lane at the Old Court House Museum
The Iroquois County Genealogical Society
Open Tuesday thru Friday
10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.
April 2 for Easter
May 31 for Memorial Day
Sep 6 for Labor Day
Nov 24, 25 & 26 - Thanksgiving
We will be closed over the Christmas Holidays
December 24, 2021
January 3, 2022
This is to help cut the heating bills by turning down the heat while closed for the holidays.
Please note if bad weather causes
District #9 Schools to close
the Museum/Genealogical Society
will also be closed.
32-Year Subject Index of The Iroquois Stalker,
Illinois and Iroquois County Links
Illinois Genealogical Society added March 2002
Iroquois County Historical Society added March 2003
Neighboring Counties' USGenWeb Links
Other Genealogical Links
Here are links to Webpages with a connection to Iroquois County.
The Finch Family Web Page added May 2005
Iroquois & Kankakee Co. Families Added May 2004
Descendants of Thomas Lindsey of Northern Ireland Added August 2007
Rab's Ahrens Kids Family Pages added June 2003
drawing by Jerry Moore
Pages Designed by Deborah LaFine-Rhoads