Macoupin County
ILGenWeb

Welcome!

Macoupin County ILGenWeb is a free genealogical site about the history of the county. We hope you find helpful clues for your research of ancestors and relatives of Macoupin county.

Our thanks to Gloria Frazier for her many, many years of dedication to Macoupin County genealogy and ILGenWeb as a project. We are especially grateful to Gloria and Kathleen Mirabella for leaving this heavily developed site in place when they retired as Macoupin County Coordinators in March 2018.

Corrections, updates, and additions to this site will be appreciated. Please consider contributing your pieces of Macoupin county family history. Our combined efforts can keep this a great site for all who visit! You can use the Contact Us form or email me directly.

County Coordinator: Norma Hass [email protected]

Co-Coordinator: YOU? Macoupin ILGenWeb needs a local co-coordinator to provide more helpful responses to queries. Are you familiar with the area? Do you have a family tree connection to the county? Are you experienced at researching in Macoupin County? Please volunteer to give it a try.

SITE CONTENTS
COUNTY FORMATION

Macoupin County became the 50th county in Illinois on January 17, 1829. It was named after Macoupin Creek. This new county's boundaries were carved from areas of Greene and Madison counties, and the boundaries have remained unchanged. Carlinville is the county seat.


OUR HOST

Macoupin ILGenWeb is hosted by Genealogy Village.


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