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Guide to Callaway County Missouri genealogy. Birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military records.

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Callaway County, Missouri
Map
Map of the U.S. highlighting Missouri
Location of Missouri in the U.S.
Facts
Founded November 25, 1820
County Seat Fulton
Courthouse
Address Callaway County Courthouse
10 E 5th Street
Fulton, MO 65251-1700
Phone: 573.642.0730
Callaway County Website

Contents

County Courthouse




County Clerk has birth and death records 1883-1888;
County Recorder has marriage and land records; Clerk
Ciruit Court has divorce records; Probate Judge has
probate records[1]

History

Parent County

1820--Callaway County was created 25 November 1820 from Montgomery County. County seat: Fulton [2]

Boundary Changes

See an interactive map of Callaway County boundary changes at N2Genealogy.

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

African American

  • 1865-1915 - Callaway County Colored Marriage Books A thru C Index 1865-1915. Batch M514703 at FamilySearch - free.[3]

Cemeteries

Census

For tips on accessing Callaway County, Missouri census records online, see: Missouri Census.

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Newspapers

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

Births
  • 1865-1871 - Callaway County Birth Index 1865-1871. Batch C514703 at FamilySearch - free.[3]
Marriages
  • 1821-1882 - Callaway County Marriage Books A thru D Index 1821-1882. Batch M514701 at FamilySearch - free.[3]
  • 1881-1885 - Callaway County Marriage Books E thru G Index 1881-1885. Batch M514702 at FamilySearch - free.[3]
Deaths

Societies and Libraries 

Family History Centers

Web Sites

  • USGenWeb project. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select the state, then the county.
  • Family History Library Catalog

References

  1. Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Callaway County, Missouri. Page 398 At various libraries (WorldCat); FHL Book 973 D27e 2002.
  2. The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).
  3. 3.0 3.1 3.2 3.3 Genealogical Society of Utah, Parish and Vital Records List (July 1998). Microfiche. Digital version at https://www.familysearch.org/learn/wiki/en/images/5/5a/Igimissouria.pdf.

 

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