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

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Shannon County, Missouri
Map
Map of the U.S. highlighting Missouri
Location of Missouri in the U.S.
Facts
Founded January 29, 1841
County Seat Eminence
Courthouse
Address Shannon County Courthouse
PO Box 187
Eminence, MO 65466
Phone: 573.226.3414
Shannon County Website

Contents

County Courthouse


 

County Clerk has marriage records from 1881,
divorce, probate, court and land records from 1872[1]

History

Parent County

1841--Shannon County was created 29 January 1841 from Ripley and Washington Counties. County seat: Eminence [2]

Boundary Changes

  • See an interactive map of Shannon County border changes at N2Genealogy.

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Census

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

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Newspapers

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

Births
Marriages
  • 1881-1885 - Shannon County Marriage Index 1881-1885. Batch M515811 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), Shannon County, Missouri. Page 405 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. Genealogical Society of Utah, Parish and Vital Records List (July 1998). Microfiche. Digital version at https://www.familysearch.org/learn/wiki/en/images/f/f4/Igimissourir.pdf.

 

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