Genealogy Resources, Public Libraries & Museums

Although the Pike County Chamber does not itself provide any genealogy assistance, we are pleased to provide the following list of web links and resources:


There are two websites which will be very helpful in your research: Genealogy Trails and the ILGenWeb Project's Pike County GenWebpage.

Pike County locations for genealogy information:

Barry Public Library & Museum     217-335-2149
880 Bainbridge St.
Barry, IL. 62312

East Pike Lending Library   217-370-5995  (no genealogy records)
207 Main Street (in Detroit, IL)
Pittsfield, IL 62363

Fairfield Library
P.O. Box 114
109 E. Quincy St.
Pleasant Hill, IL.  62366

North Pike Public Library       217-833-2633
119 S. Corey St.
Griggsville, IL. 62340

Kinderhook Township Library         217-432-1030
665 S. West Lee Evans Drive
Hull, IL

Perry Landing Library
Main Street in Perry, IL

Pike-Calhoun Genealogy Society     217-734-2712
305 W. Quincy
Pleasant Hill, 62366
By chance or appointment

Pike County Courthouse
County Clerk: 217-285-6812   Circuit Clerk: 217-285-6612
100 E. Washington St.
Pittsfield, IL. 62363

Pike County Historical Society/Historic East School       217-491-2391 (Bob Evans, Pres)
400 E. Jefferson
Pittsfield, IL 62363

Pittsfield Public Library       217-285-2200
205 N. Memorial St.
Pittsfield, IL. 62363

Skinner House              217-833-2724
NE Corner Quincy & Stanford Sts.
Griggsville, IL 62340