Scheller, Jefferson County, IL

Scheller is a rural community in Jefferson County, IL (map) with many Polish families. Its church is St. Barbara, founded in 1898. The parish is a part of the cluster of Polish parishes in the Diocese of Belleville.

To view images of marriage records, go to and click on United States (towards the bottom of the page). This will bring up the collections page. Find "Illinois, Diocese of Belleville..Parish Records, 1729-1956" and click on Browse Images. Select Jefferson > Scheller > St. Barbara in the sequence just given. Select either "1898-1928 Baptisms, Marriages, Deaths, First Communion, Confirmations" OR "1915-1931 Marriages, Deaths, First Communion, Confirmations" depending on which description is given in the index. The first image of the collection automatically displays, but you can enter the image number from the index to bring up the page with the record you are looking for.