Welcome to ILGenWeb Piatt County Website

Welcome to ILGenWeb
Piatt County Website


Piatt County, Illinois was formed in 1841. It comprises an area of
438 sections, or 280,320 acres. The land is divided into eight townships.

Monticello Township 48 Sections
Bement Township 48 Sections
Sangamon Township 48 Sections
Unity Township 48 Sections
Goose Creek Township 56 Sections
Cerro Gordo Township 59 1/2 Sections
Blue Ridge Township 64 Sections
Williow Branch Township 66 1/2 Sections


Piatt County ILGenWeb site is looking for help. If you would be interested in helping please contact Richard Howland or Morgan Johnson
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Check out the following:
Illinois Civil War Rosters for Piatt

2nd Regiment -- Company F

21st Regiment --Company C

73rd Regiment -- Company D

107th Regiment -- Companies C, E, H, K

116th Regiment -- Company A

144th Regiment --Company D

Federal Pension roll of 1883-Piatt

Surname list

Lookups -

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New Queries Index

Old Queries Index

Cemeteries in Piatt county

Local Sites Piatt County Historical and Genealogical Society
Box 123
Monticello, IL 61856
Piatt County Historical and Genealogical Society
Piatt County Historical & Genealogical Society PUBLICATIONS LIST

Pat Rhoades, Piatt County Clerk, 101 W. Washington, Monticello, IL. 61856. Phone #1-217-762-9487. Cost of certificates: $5.00 for 1st copy, $2.00 2nd copy.

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