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

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Lincoln County, Missouri
Map
Map of the U.S. highlighting Missouri
Location of Missouri in the U.S.
Facts
Founded December 14, 1818
County Seat Troy
Courthouse
Address Lincoln County Courthouse
201 Main Street
Troy, MO 63379
Phone: 636.528.4415
Lincoln County Website

Contents

County Courthouse


 

County Recorder has marriage records from 1825, land,
death and burial records; Pro Judge has probate records
from 1823; Clerk Circuit Court has divorce records[1]

History

Parent County

1818--Lincoln County was created 14 December 1818 from St. Charles County. County seat: Troy [2]

Boundary Changes

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

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

FindaGrave Listings.

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Newspapers

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

Births
  • 1865-1881 - Lincoln County Birth Index 1865-1881. Batch C515343 at FamilySearch - free.[3]
Marriages
  • 1825-1879 - Lincoln County Marriage Books 1 thru 3 Index 1825-1879. Batch M515341 at FamilySearch - free.[3]
  • 1865-1881 - Lincoln County Marriage Index 1865-1881. Batch M515343 at FamilySearch - free.[3]
  • 1879-1885 - Lincoln County Marriage Books 4 and 5 Index 1879-1885. Batch M515342 at FamilySearch - free.[3]
Deaths
  • Missouri State Archives provides on-line access to Missouri Death Certificates more than 50 yrs old starting in 1910.
  • 1883 - Lincoln County Death Index 1883. Batch B515874 at FamilySearch - free.[3]

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), Lincoln County, Missouri. Page 402 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 3.4 Genealogical Society of Utah, Parish and Vital Records List (July 1998). Microfiche. Digital version at https://www.familysearch.org/learn/wiki/en/images/d/d8/Igimissourij.pdf.

 

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