Illinois Regional Archives Depository (IRAD) System Illinois State Archives

Coles County

Coles County Courthouse Contact Information
Coles County Courthouse
651 Jackson Ave.
Charleston, IL 61920
217-348-0501 – County Clerk
217-348-0516 – Circuit Clerk
217-348-0501 – Recorder

IRAD Depository
Booth Library
600 Lincoln Ave.
Eastern Illinois University
Charleston, IL 61920


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

Pertinent Databases