Ill COMP STAT § 15-1209 : Illinois Statute - Section 15-1209

(735 ILCS 5/15‑1209) (from Ch. 110, par. 15‑1209)
Sec. 15‑1209. Mortgagor. "Mortgagor" means (i) the person whose interest in the real estate is the subject of the mortgage and (ii) any person claiming through a mortgagor as successor. Where a mortgage is executed by a trustee of a land trust, the mortgagor is the trustee and not the beneficiary or beneficiaries.
(Source: P.A. 85‑907.)