Knox County Records

Search for Knox 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 Knox County Illinois are responsible for maintaining important records for a county or local area, including multiple types of Knox 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 Knox County. They may also keep documents related to Knox County property ownership and property taxes, including title deeds, tax assessments, property appraisals, and property sale records. The Knox County Clerk is one of the best places to find all types of county records, which may be available online.

Knox County Clerk Galesburg IL 200 South Cherry Street 61401 309-345-3815

Williamsfield City Clerk Williamsfield IL 117 East Gale Street 61489 309-639-2303

Yates City Village Clerk Yates City IL 102 W Main St 61572 309-358-1694


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

Abingdon City Hall Abingdon IL 114 East Meek Street 61410 309-462-3182

East Galesburg City Hall East Galesburg IL 100 West 1st Street 61430 309-343-3312

Galesburg City Hall Galesburg IL 55 West Tompkins Street 61401 309-343-4181

Galesburg Township Town Hall Galesburg IL 2138 Monmouth Blvd 61401 309-342-7934

Knoxville City Hall Knoxville IL 33 North Public Square 61448 309-289-2814


Assessor Offices in Knox 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 Knox County residents. Knox 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 Knox 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.

Galesburg City Assessor Galesburg IL 121 West Tompkins Street 61401 309-342-1106

Knox County Assessor's Office Galesburg IL 121 South Prairie Street 61401 309-345-3845


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

Galesburg City Treasurer Galesburg IL 55 West Tompkins Street 61401 309-345-3642

Knox County Treasurer's Office Galesburg IL 200 South Cherry Street 61401 309-345-3813


Historical Societies in Knox 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. Knox County Historical Societies may maintain a range of documents on individuals from that area, including Knox County vital records such as birth and death certificates, marriage announcements, and other records that can help with Knox 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 Knox County public records.

Galesburg Historical Society Galesburg IL 325 North Kellogg Street 61401 309-343-2485


Recorders of Deeds in Knox 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 Knox County property tax records. The Knox 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, Knox County tax assessments, and tax liens or foreclosures. These documents contain information about the previous and current property owners, descriptions of the property, and Knox County property sales. Recorders of Deeds may provide online access to their county records.

Knox County Recorder of Deeds Galesburg IL 200 South Cherry Street 61401 309-345-3818