Woodford County Research Sources


Heading for Woodford County to work on your projects?  There are a lot of sources on line, and located in and around the county to help.

Do you have a favorite Woodford County source not listed here?  Please contact me and we'll put it on line.

Additional sources

Illinois Mennonite Historical & Genealogical Society They are located at:

675 State Route 116  
Metamora  IL 61548

Their location and list of resources is detailed on their web site

Illinois Prairie District Public Library There are branches in Benson, Germantown Hills, Metamora, Roanoke, Spring Bay and Washburn

See their web site for hours and materials available

Lexington Genealogical & Historical Society

"The Fort"

They are located at:

318 West Main Street
Lexington, Illinois 61753

They have an extensive list of Woodford County genealogy resources.  See their web site for a list.

Metamora Association for Historic Preservation Contact names and E-mail addresses are on their web site.
State of Illinois Resources See their web site for resource material
Tazewell County Genealogical and
Historical Society
They are located at:

The Ehrlicher Research Center
719 N. 11th Street, Pekin, Illinois
  Phone:  (309) 477-3044

 mailing address is:
P.O. Box 312, Pekin, Illinois 61555-0312

They have an extensive amount of Ostfriesland research data, and Tazewell County Newspapers on microfilm

See their web site for details

Woodford County Courthouse

Woodford County Courthouse
115 N. Main, Suite 202
Eureka, IL 61530
Telephone: 309-467-2822
Woodford County Historical Society The Research Room is located at
203 South Main Street, Eureka, Illinois 61530-1618

Their hours and research resources are located on their web site.





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