In addition, many centers have free how-to genealogy classes. Search the online FHC directory for a nearby family history center.
IRAD is a system of Illinois Regional Archives Depositories managed by the Illinois State Archives, housing the archival records of local Illinois counties, townships, municipalities and school districts.
For tips on accessing census records online, see Illinois Census.
A chapter on Pulaski County, Illinois church history appears in a local history, available for online at ($), beginning on page 56.
He saved the life of George Washington and is one of only seven people awarded honorary United States citizenship.
For animated maps illustrating Illinois county boundary changes, "Rotating Formation Illinois County Boundary Maps" (1790-1869) may be viewed for free at the Mapof website.
Evangelist Franklin Graham prayed on a sidewalk outside the Pentagon Thursday after his invitation to a prayer service inside was withdrawn because of comments that insulted people of other religions.
County records are most often kept at the County Courthouse or another local repository.Histories of several Pulaski County churches are included in: Original court records are held in the office of the Circuit Court Clerk.See Illinois Court Records for more information about using court records.Original naturalization records are held in the office of the County Clerk.See Illinois Naturalization Records for more information about using naturalization records.The following copies of original records may be accessed through the Illinois Regional Archives Depository (IRAD) located at the Southern Illinois University (SIU) - search for Franklin County records.