Henry County Records

Search for Henry County IL county records. County records include birth certificates, death certificates, marriage records, marriage licenses, divorce records, property tax records, property ownership, historical records, genealogical research, property titles, property deeds, county maps, county taxes, county zones, school boundaries, and more.


Clerk Offices are responsible for maintaining important records for a county or local area, including multiple types of county records. These include vital documents such as birth certificates, marriage records, divorce records, and death certificates, which can be useful for proving identity or for conducting genealogical research. They may also keep documents related to property ownership and property taxes, including title deeds, tax assessments, property appraisals, and property sale records. The Clerk Office is one of the best places to find all types of county records, which may be available online.

Henry County Clerk Geneseo IL 117 South Oakwood Avenue 61254 309-944-6111

Henry County Clerk Cambridge IL 307 West Center Street 61238 309-937-3575

Woodhull Village Clerk Woodhull IL N DIVISION St 61490 309-334-3230


Town and City Halls are responsible for providing municipal services for their locality. As part of this job, they may store important county records, including vital documents such as birth certificates, marriage license records, divorce records, and death certificates. These can be used as proof of identity, in applications for government services, or for performing genealogical research. The Town or City Hall may also keep documents on property ownership, property taxes and tax assessments, and maps for their jurisdiction that include zones, property boundaries, and school boundaries. Town and City Halls often make county records available online.

Alba Town Hall Annawan IL 21634 S WILSEY Rd 61234 309-935-6564

Colona City Hall Colona IL 100 East 9th Avenue 61241 309-792-8628

Galva City Hall Galva IL 210 Front Street 61434 309-932-2555

Geneseo City Hall Geneseo IL 119 South Oakwood Avenue 61254 309-944-6419

Kewanee City Hall Kewanee IL 401 East 3rd Street 61443 309-852-2611

Woodhull Town Hall Woodhull IL 150 North Division Street 61490 309-334-2425


Archives preserve historically significant documents, which can include a number of county records, such as historical birth certificates and death certificates, as well as marriage and divorce records which can be useful when performing genealogical research. Archives may also contain photographs, historical maps, personal documents, and other historical records about a specific location and the people who lived there. They may also hold historic newspapers that contain county records. Some Archives keep documents that date back to the seventeenth century, and they may provide online access to their records.

Bishop Hill Order of America Archive Bishop Hill IL 109 South Bishop Hill Street 61419 309-927-3898


Historical Societies are usually organized around a particular area, a group of people, or a historical event, and they preserve documents that have historic value. Historical Societies may maintain a range of documents on individuals from that area, including vital records such as birth and death certificates, marriage announcements, and other records that can help with genealogical research. They may also have photographs, historical maps, historical laws, and other records for their location and the people who lived there. Historical Societies may provide online access to their county records.

Galva Historical Society Galva IL 906 West Division Street 61434 309-932-8992

Kewanee Historical Society Kewanee IL 211 North Chestnut Street 61443 309-854-9701

South Carolina Henry County Historical Society Bishop Hill IL 202 North Park Street 61419 309-927-3528


Assessor Offices determine the appraisal value of the taxable property within a county or local jurisdiction, which is used to assess the property taxes owed by residents. Assessors also keep a number of property-related documents, including records on property tax assessments, property appraisals, tax liens, foreclosures, and property tax payments. These records include information about current and former owners of a property, the property's size and location, zones and use regulations, and transfers of the property ownership. Assessors may make county records available through their website.

Henry County Assessor's Office Cambridge IL 307 West Center Street 61238 309-937-3570

Kewanee Township Assessor Kewanee IL 105 South Burr Boulevard 61443 309-852-2294


Recorders of Deeds keep a range of real estate ownership documents for a county or local government as part of their job to ensure the accuracy of property, land, and property tax records. The Recorder of Deeds has county records on property ownership, transfers of property including deeds and titles, and property tax records such as property appraisals, tax assessments, and tax liens or foreclosures. These documents contain information about the previous and current property owners, descriptions of the property, and property sales. Recorders of Deeds may provide online access to their county records.

Henry County Recorder of Deeds Cambridge IL 307 West Center Street 61238 309-937-3575


Treasurer and Tax Collector Offices are responsible for collecting local taxes and disbursing the funds. This can include property taxes, business taxes, and other county or local taxes. Treasurer and Tax Collector Offices maintain a number of property-related county records, including property tax assessments, property appraisals, property ownership records, and any tax liens or foreclosures. They may also maintain records on property transfers and sales, including titles and deeds, which list the former and current owners as well as information on the property itself. Treasurer and Tax Collector Offices may provide online access to their county records.

Henry County Treasurer's Office Cambridge IL 307 West Center Street 61238 309-937-3576