A selected list of Downers Grove history resources.
Books owned and recommended by DGPL.
Genealogy holdings at the Chicago office of the National Archives and Records Administration.
Statewide Death Index Pre-1916 – 1950, Marriage Index 1763 – 1900, and Illinois Veterans Index.
Find a nearby LDS (Church of the Latter-Day Saints) Family History Center.
Includes indexes to Downers Grove Township, Lisle Township, and York Township cemeteries.
Birth certificates 75 years or older, marriage licenses 50 years or older, and death certificates 20 years or older.
Genealogy sites in countries around the world.
County and state sites.