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CGS PUBLICATIONS
Effective February 1, 2005
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Items marked below with an red double asterisk (**) have limited copies left.


Index to Volumes I - XXI of the Chicago Genealogist. SOLD OUT
This index will soon appear in the CGS Online Library.

Cook County Illinois 1850 Federal Census (excluding the City of Chicago).
This publication includes all northern, eastern, and western townships, and eight southern townships. It also includes the 1850 Mortality Schedule for all of Cook County as well as miscellaneous information from the compiler's files: some 1860 census, some civil war records, birth and death dates. 306 p.
ORDERING CODE: B PRICE: $5.00

Pedigree Charts of the Chicago Genealogical Society. SOLD OUT 

Probate Court Records, Cook County Illinois, 1872-1873.
This publication contains abstracts of estate records, and pre-fire estate records restored from copies in the possession of individuals or title companies. It gives the names of the deceased, administratrix or executrix, sureties, survivors, heirs, widow; and dates of death, dates of letters, dates of proof of will, and dates inventory approved. It includes an all-name index. 92 p.
EXCERPT:
Name of deceased: Michael Moore Date of death: October 17, 1872
Administratrix: Susan Moore, his mother Date of letters: October 28, 1872
Widow: none
Heirs: Ambrose, Timothy and Susan Moore and Susan Callahan, his brothers and sisters
Sureties: Patrick Condon, Dominick Mullanny Inventory Approved: --

ORDERING CODE: D PRICE: $5.00 NEW LOWER PRICE

List of Pensioners, Chicago and Cook County Illinois, January 1, 1883. SOLD OUT 

Vital Records from Chicago Newspapers. SOLD OUT
Visit the CGS Online Library for an index to the data in these seven books.

Cemetery at Altenheim, Forest Park Illinois.
This is a tombstone reading of The Altenheim German Old Peoples Home Cemetery located in Proviso Township in Cook County. It is arranged by burial location with an alphabetical index. It is a reprint of an article that appeared in our quarterly Vol. XXIII, No. 3. 20 p.
ORDERING CODE: J PRICE: $3.00

Bohemian National Cemetery, Chicago Illinois: Burials.
This ethnic cemetery is located in Jefferson Township in Cook County. Volumes 1-5 contain information extracted from the burial registers: age, death date, place of death, grave location, undertaker, and if the coroner was the attending physician. Volume 6 indexes all five volumes alphabetically, as well as by grave location. There are also important correcting entries to the first five volumes.
EXCERPT :
Burial number: 6952 Burial date: 1892 Apr 4
Name: Jan Chleboun Grave location: R.1-6-7
Age: 34y Birthplace: Bohemia
Dwelling: 758 Allport St Death date: 1892 Apr 1
Coroner: yes Undertaker: Zajicek
Remarks: 4/24/1905 moved from R.1-71-1
EXCERPTS FROM VOLUME VI:
Alphabetical Index: Joseph Cada volumes 1,3,4,5
Grave Location Index: Section 4-I-A: Josef Blavka, vol. II, and Frank Sikora, vol. III

ORDERING CODE: K-1 1877-1887 193 p. PRICE: $10.00 NEW LOWER PRICE
ORDERING CODE: K-2 1888-1892 SOLD OUT
Visit the CGS Online Library for an index to the data in this book.
ORDERING CODE: K-3 1893-1895 151 p. PRICE: $10.00 ** NEW LOWER PRICE
ORDERING CODE: K-4 1896-1899 177 p. PRICE: $10.00 ** NEW LOWER PRICE
ORDERING CODE: K-5 1900-1902 151 p. PRICE: $10.00 NEW LOWER PRICE
ORDERING CODE: K-6 1877-1902, Indexes 271 p. PRICE: $15.00 NEW LOWER PRICE

Obituary Dates from the Denni Hlasatel.
Each book, arranged alphabetically, lists obituary dates from this Chicago Czech-language newspaper that began in 1891. Each book tells where to find microfilmed copies of the newspaper. The obituaries often give birth place in the old country, age, birth date, immigration date, and survivors. Many were buried at Bohemian National Cemetery (see the above publication).
EXCERPT :
Name: Jan Chleboun Issue date: 3 Apr 1892

ORDERING CODE: L-1 1891-1899 SOLD OUT
ORDERING CODE: L-2 1930-1939 SOLD OUT
ORDERING CODE: L-3 1940-1949 130 p. PRICE: $3.00

Union Ridge Cemetery, Chicago Illinois.
This cemetery is located on the northwest side of Chicago in Norwood Park Township in Cook County. This book is a tombstone reading, and is arranged by burial location with an alphabetical index. It includes maps, photos of some tombstones, and tells the early history of Norwood Park and the cemetery. It also lists the Civil War burials in this cemetery, and the early settlers of Cook
County. 160 p.
ORDERING CODE: M PRICE: $10.00

Norwood Park Home Cemetery in Chicago Illinois. SOLD OUT 

NEW Grand Army of the Republic, Dept. of Illinois. Transcription of the Death Rolls, 1879-1947.
Members can receive a 10 percent discount on this long-waited, easy-to-use index for Civil War research written by CGS member, Dennis Northcott, and Thomas Brooks. The book was reviewed in the CGS Quarterly, volume 36, number 3, page 96.

ORDERING INFORMATION: Order the book online directly from Dennis. Or by U.S. postal mail at: Dennis Northcott, P.O. Box 11801, St. Louis, MO 63105. To receive the 10 percent discount, you must include your CGS membership number. The regular price is $29 plus $3 shipping and handling. Your price will be $29.

 


 
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