Whiteside County Records

Search for Whiteside 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.

Rock Falls City Clerk Rock Falls IL 603 West 10th Street 61071 815-622-1100

Whiteside County Clerk Morrison IL 200 East Knox Street 61270 815-772-5189


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.

Coloma Township Assessor Rock Falls IL 1200 Prophetstown Road 61071 815-625-5953

Sterling Township Assessor Sterling IL 108 4th Avenue 61081 815-625-7410

Whiteside County Assessor's Office Morrison IL 200 East Knox Street 61270 815-772-5195


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.

Fulton City Hall Fulton IL 912 4th Street 61252 815-589-3030

Hannaman Township Town Hall Deer Grove IL 28835 Hub Street 61243 815-438-3113

Morrison City Hall Morrison IL 200 West Main Street 61270 815-772-7657

Sterling City Hall Sterling IL 212 3rd Avenue 61081 815-632-6621


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.

Lyndon Area Historical Society Lyndon IL 405 4th Street West 61261 815-778-4962

Morrison Historical Society Morrison IL 202 East Lincolnway 61270 815-772-4558

Prophetstown Area Historical Society Prophetstown IL 320 Washington Street 61277 815-499-4681

Sterling Rock Falls Historical Society Sterling IL 1005 East 3rd Street 61081 815-622-6215

Tampico Area Historical Society Tampico IL 119 South Main Street 61283 815-438-7581


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.

Rock Falls City Treasurer Rock Falls IL 603 West 10th Street 61071 815-622-1100

Whiteside County Treasurer-Collector Morrison IL 200 East Knox Street 61270 815-772-5196


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.

Whiteside County Recorder of Deeds Morrison IL 200 East Knox Street 61270 815-772-5192