Grundy County, Missouri

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| county = Grundy County
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| state = Missouri
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| founded year = 1841
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| founded date = January 29
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| seat = Trenton
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| building address = Grundy County Courthouse<br>700 Main Street<br>Trenton, MO 64683<br>Phone: 660.359.6305<br>[http://www.grundycountymo.com/ '''Grundy County Website'''] }}
  
 
== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
  
[http://www.grundycountymo.com/ Grundy County Courthouse]<br>700 Main Street<br>Trenton, MO 64683<br>Phone: 660.359.6305&nbsp;<br><br>County Clerk has birth and death records 1881-1890; <br>County Recorder has marriage, divorce and&nbsp;land records; <br>Probate office has probate records<ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Grundy County, Missouri. Page 400 {{WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.</ref>  
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<br>County Clerk has birth and death records 1881-1890; <br>County Recorder has marriage, divorce and&nbsp;land records; <br>Probate office has probate records<ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Grundy County, Missouri. Page 400 {{WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.</ref>  
  
 
== History  ==
 
== History  ==
  
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The county is named after U.S. Attorney General [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Felix_Grundy Felix Grundy] (1777-1840).<ref>[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Felix_Grundy "Felix Grundy,"] Wikipedia.</ref>  
 
The county is named after U.S. Attorney General [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Felix_Grundy Felix Grundy] (1777-1840).<ref>[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Felix_Grundy "Felix Grundy,"] Wikipedia.</ref>  

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Grundy County, Missouri
Map
Map of the U.S. highlighting Missouri
Location of Missouri in the U.S.
Facts
Founded January 29, 1841
County Seat Trenton
Courthouse
Address Grundy County Courthouse
700 Main Street
Trenton, MO 64683
Phone: 660.359.6305
Grundy County Website

Contents

County Courthouse


County Clerk has birth and death records 1881-1890;
County Recorder has marriage, divorce and land records;
Probate office has probate records[1]

History

Felix Grundy.JPG

The county is named after U.S. Attorney General Felix Grundy (1777-1840).[2]

Parent County

1841--Grundy County was created 29 January 1841 from Livingston County. County seat: Trenton [3]

Boundary Changes

See an interactive map of Grundy County border changes at N2Genealogy.

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

The History of Grundy County, Missouri an encyclopedia of useful information, and a compendium... (1881) is available online free from Google Books.

Maps

Military

Newspapers

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

Births
Marriages
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), Grundy County, Missouri. Page 400 At various libraries (WorldCat); FHL Book 973 D27e 2002.
  2. "Felix Grundy," Wikipedia.
  3. The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).