Elgin Death Records

Genealogists have long used records from Gail Borden Public Library to trace their family tree.  One favorite reference source, Elgin, Illinois Death Records has been available on microfilm since 1995.

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New technology, funding support from the Elgin Genealogical Society, and permission from the Elgin Heritage Commission has allowed this valuable resource to be digitized. The digitization process allows for easier access to this resource for users unable to physically visit the library.

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Avoid the microfilm drawer, and begin using the Elgin Death Records online!

 

Volume 1 contains death records from 1837 - 1924.

Select volume 1,  part 1 for last names beginning with the letters A - G.

Select volume 1, part 2 for last names beginning with the letters H - O.

Select volume 1, part 3 for last names beginning with the letters P - Z.

Volume 2 contains death records from 1925 - 1949.

Select volume 2, part 1 for last names beginning with the letters A - H.

Select volume 2, part 2 for last names beginning with the letters H - R.

Select volume 2, part 3 for last names beginning with the letters S - Z.