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Lockport Area Genealogical
& Historical Society

Preserving the past is our 'present' to the future!

Thank you for visiting LAGHS

Our site is dedicated to preserving the history of our great town, Lockport, Illinois, so that future generations can enjoy our heritage as we have. Here you can find historical documents and pictures relating to Lockport's rich history.

Early view of canal in Lockport Il.
View of lock number one in lockport il.view of grain building in lockport il.

Join us for our Next General Meeting

Touring Cemeteries

Candy Hrpcha

In this captivating presentation, cemetery lover Candy Hrpcha details the European vs. United States burial traditions. Learn a little about some of those traditions and "meet" a few "neighbors" in the Lockport cemeteries.

Place: White Oak Library

Date & Time: Saturday July 22, 10:30 am