Illinois State Genealogical Society
  Death Certificates and Office Services  
Due to circumstances beyond our control, Death Certificates may take longer than usual to process. Please be patient as we work through the requests in the order they are received.

Registration for our upcoming conference is now CLOSED!
Any questions about the Conference, please email


Dr. David Joens
"Finding Ancestors in the Land of Lincoln"
  Free Webinar - highly rated
Dr. David Joens, Director of the Illinois State Archives, demonstrates what records are available that may assist genealogists. Originally presented at the Illinois State Genealogical Society 2020 Conference, Dr. Joens' presentation was very highly rated. Viewing is  permitted for members and non-members alike –

ISGS Quarterly –– Fall Edition
Click HERE to download the Author Guidelines for the Quarterly (pdf).