Place:Marion, Illinois, United States

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Marion County is a county located in the U.S. state of Illinois. According to the 2010 census, it has a population of 39,437, which is a decrease of 5.4% from 41,691 in 2000. Its county seat is Salem.

The Centralia Micropolitan Statistical Area includes all of Marion County.

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Timeline

Date Event Source
1819 Land records recorded Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1823 County formed Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1823 Court records recorded Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1823 Marriage records recorded Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1823 Probate records recorded Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1830 First census Source:Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790-1990
1830 No significant boundary changes after this year Source:Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790-1990
1877 Birth records recorded Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources

Population History

source: Source:Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790-1990
Census Year Population
1830 2,125
1840 4,742
1850 6,720
1860 12,739
1870 20,622
1880 23,686
1890 24,341
1900 30,446
1910 35,094
1920 37,497
1930 35,635
1940 47,989
1950 41,700
1960 39,349
1970 38,986
1980 43,523
1990 41,561

Research Tips

External links

  • Outstanding guide to Marion County family history and genealogy resources (FamilySearch Research Wiki). Birth, marriage, and death records, censuses, wills, deeds, county histories, cemeteries, churches, naturalizations, newspapers, libraries, and genealogical societies.
  • www.rootsweb.com/~ilmarion/marionco.htm


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