Welcome to Brown County Illinois


If you have access to any genealogical and/or historical information regarding Brown County, own or have access to reference books to do look-ups, or have information to post to this site, your submission would be appreciated. – Any public domain material: birth records, death records, cemetery listings, early settlers, family histories, military records, obituaries, old newspaper articles, town histories, photos, etc., would be appreciated. Our new URL is: https://brown-ilgw.genealogyvillage.com/

Our Purpose

These pages are a part of the ILGenWeb Project. They provide a resource for genealogists searching in Brown County, Illinois. You can post queries about surnames you are researching, see who else might be researching the same names as yourself, ask volunteers to do reference look-ups, volunteer to do reference look-ups, and get information on searching in Brown County. My name is Dennis Partridge, and I am currently the host of Brown County, you can contact me here, if you have any questions. I do not live in Brown County, or Illinois, but I will attempt to answer your research questions or point you in the direction of somebody who can.

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