Illinois Regional Archives Depository (IRAD) System Illinois State Archives

Ford County

Ford County Courthouse Contact Information
Ford County Courthouse
200 W. State St.
Paxton, IL 60957
217-379-9400 – County Clerk
217-379-9420 – Circuit Clerk
217-379-9400 – Recorder

IRAD Depository
Illinois State University
2016 Warehouse Rd.
Campus Box 1520
Normal, IL 61790-1520


Origin of the name of the county

Present area, or parts of it, formerly included in

County Seats

History of county governing board

Township Government

Township Names

Township Map

Ford County Township Map

Pertinent Databases