Jo Daviess County Records

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

Jo Daviess County Clerk Galena IL 330 North Bench Street 61036 815-777-0161

Stockton Village Clerk Stockton IL 155 West Front Avenue 61085 815-947-2515


Town and City Halls in Jo Daviess County Illinois are responsible for providing municipal services for their locality. As part of this job, they may store important county records, including Jo Daviess County vital records 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 in Jo Daviess County 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.

East Dubuque City Hall East Dubuque IL 185 Wisconsin Ave 61025 815-747-3416

Elizabeth Town Hall Elizabeth IL 300 West Street 61028 815-858-9714


Historical Societies in Jo Daviess County Illinois are usually organized around a particular area, a group of people, or a historical event, and they preserve documents that have historic value. Jo Daviess County Historical Societies may maintain a range of documents on individuals from that area, including Jo Daviess County vital records such as birth and death certificates, marriage announcements, and other records that can help with Jo Daviess County 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 Jo Daviess County public records.

Galena Historical Society Galena IL 211 South Bench Street 61036 815-777-9129


Assessor Offices in Jo Daviess County Illinois determine the appraisal value of the taxable property within a county or local jurisdiction, which is used to assess the property taxes owed by Jo Daviess County residents. Jo Daviess County 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 Jo Daviess County public 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.

Jo Daviess County Assessor's Office Galena IL 330 North Bench Street 61036 815-777-1016


Recorders of Deeds in Jo Daviess County Illinois 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 Jo Daviess County property tax records. The Jo Daviess County Recorder's Office has county records on property ownership, transfers of property including deeds and titles, and property tax records such as property appraisals, Jo Daviess County tax assessments, and tax liens or foreclosures. These documents contain information about the previous and current property owners, descriptions of the property, and Jo Daviess County property sales. Recorders of Deeds may provide online access to their county records.

Jo Daviess County Recorder of Deeds Galena IL 330 North Bench Street 61036 815-777-9694


Treasurer and Tax Collector Offices in Jo Daviess County Illinois are responsible for collecting local taxes and disbursing the funds. This can include Jo Daviess County property taxes, business taxes, and other county or local taxes. Jo Daviess County Treasurer and Tax Collectors maintain a number of property-related county records, including Jo Daviess County property tax assessments, property appraisals, property ownership records, and any tax liens or foreclosures. They may also maintain Jo Daviess County public 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.

Jo Daviess County Treasurer's Office Galena IL 330 North Bench Street 61036 815-777-0355