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Pulaski County, Illinois
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Pulaski County, Illinois Facts

When was Pulaski County, IL Created?
Pulaski County was established on March 3, 1843.

What is the County Seat of Pulaski County, IL?
The County Seat is located in Mound City (prior county seats was Caledonia from 1843–1865) also, the county government website is .

What counties are adjacent to Pulaski County, IL?
Bordering Counties are  Union CountyJohnson CountyMassac CountyBallard County, Kentucky, Alexander County

Pulaski County, IL Census Records

What Pulaski County, IL census records are available?
There are many types of census records for Pulaski County guide you in researching your family tree. Federal Population Schedules are available for 1850186018701880 (free index)1890 (fragment)19001910192019301940.

Pulaski Co. Mortality Schedules can be found for 1850, 1860, 1870 and 1880. Pulaski Co. Industry and Agriculture can be obtained for 1850, 1860, 1870 and 1880. Pulaski Co. Union Veterans Schedules is available for 1890. One can find free online and printable census forms to help you with your research. See Also Illinois Census Records Research Guide

Pulaski County, IL Courthouse and Government Records

Pulaski County Courthouse

What genealogical records can I find in the Pulaski County Courthouse?
Researchers frequently overlook the great importance of Pulaski County court, probate, and land records data as a useful resource of ancestry and genealogy information. Buried away in Illinois courthouses and archives everywhere are the ambitions and frustrations of countless Illinois residents.

The possibilities are excellent that your forefathers have left a comprehensive document of at least a number of facets of their lives in the Pulaski County court records. Even if your forebears is not referred to in a Court case, contemplate all of the other procedures that could have lead to him or her to appear in court records. See Also Illinois Corthouse Records Research Guide.

Pulaski County, IL Societies and Family History Resources

What genealogical and historical societies, archives, museums, associations and libraries are available for Pulaski County, IL?
A list of Pulaski County Historical  and Genealogical Societies, Libraries, Archives. See also list of Statewide Illinois Archives, Historical & Genealogical Societies.

Where can I connect with other Pulaski County, IL Researchers through message boards and forums?

What other genealogical resources are available in Pulaski County, IL?
The following are web links to Genealogy, Records and Resources pertaining to Pulaski County. These genealogy links fall into 3 categories: Commercial Sites, Private Sites or Organization Sites. Some have free access some require a cost. This is simply a collection that has been gathered or submitted. I do not recommend or promote one genealogy site over another.

Pulaski Co. IL Maps, Atlases & Gazetteers

Pulaski Co. IL Books, Newspapers & Publications

Pulaski Co. IL Cemeteries & Church Records

Pulaski Co. IL Family Websites, Pictures & Histories

Pulaski Co. IL General and History Websites

Pulaski Co. IL Military Records