Piatt County, Illinois
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Welcome to the Piatt County ILGenWeb website.
The site is currently undergoing updates and improvements.
Please be patient while we add more content.
Please contact the County Coordinator, Dee Lund, if you have any questions about this site or if you would like to contribute to the site.
1875 Piatt County Map
History of Piatt County, together with a brief history of Illinois from the discovery of the upper Mississippi to the present time [by Emma C. Piatt]
Past and Present of Piatt County, Illinois, together with biographical sketches of many prominent and influential citizens [by Charles McIntosh]
Historical Encyclopedia of Illinois: History of Piatt County [edited by Francis M. Shonkwiler]
A Heritage Reborn [by Larry West]
The Bement Story 1855-1955 [by Bement Centennial Corporation]
Cisco, Illinois, 1874-1974 [by Cisco, IL, Centennial History Committee]
The Biggest Little Town on Earth: DeLand Centennial 1873-1973 [by Myrta Grace Paugh]
Hammond Centennial Scrapbook 1973 [by Centennial Board]
White Heath Centennial 1872-1972 [by White Heath Community Club]
Piatt County, Illinois was formed in 1841.
The county is divided into eight townships and comprises an area of 438 sections, or roughly 280,320 acres.
Official State of Illinois facts for Piatt County
Wikipedia facts for Piatt County
Map of Cemeteries in Piatt County
List and Coordinates of Cemeteries in Piatt County
Photographs of Cemeteries in Piatt County. [Angie Johnson]
Queries and Lookups:
Piatt County Message Board
Illinois Civil War Rosters for Piatt
Federal Pension roll of 1883 - Piatt
Audio recordings of Piatt County citizens - courtesy of the Piatt County Historical and Genealogical Society
Piatt County Photographs - submitted by the public
History Clubs and Societies:
Piatt County Historical and Genealogical Society
Vital and Miscellaneous Records:
Contact the Piatt County Clerk for birth, death, and marriage records.
Rootsweb offers a mailing list for Piatt County Genealogy.
This list is for the discussion and research of individuals or family's having lived
or are living in Piatt County. This list will welcome the posting of old letters, wills, and family stories.
Piatt County Mailing List
The Illinois GenWeb Project Main Page
USGenWeb Illinois Archives
IL County Boundaries Changes, 1790 to Present
Cyndi's List of Genealogy Sites on the Internet - Illinois
US Resources: Illinois
IL Genealogical & Historical Societies
Illinois History Project
Neighboring ILGenWeb Counties
Copyright © 1997-2009 Richard Howland; 2010, 2011, 2012 ILGenWeb Project. All rights reserved.
Updated November 2012 -- Dee Lund.