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

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Wright County, Missouri
Map
Map of the U.S. highlighting Missouri
Location of Missouri in the U.S.
Facts
Founded January 29, 1841
County Seat Hartsville
Courthouse
Address Wright County Courthouse
Courthouse Square
Hartville, MO 65667-0098
Phone: 417.741.6661
Wright County Website

Contents

County Courthouse


 

Clerk Circuit Court has marriage, divorce, and court records;
Probate Judge has probate records; County Recorder has 
land records[1]

History

Parent County

1841--Wright County was created 29 January 1841 from Pulaski County. County seat: Hartville [2]

Boundary Changes

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

Record Loss

Places / Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Census

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

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Civil War
Civil War Battle

The following Civil War Battle was fought in Wright County

Map showing Civil War battles in Missouri

Newspapers

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

Births
Marriages
Deaths

Societies and Libraries

Family History Centers

Web Sites

References

  1. Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Wright County, Missouri. Page 407 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. Heritage Preservation Services, Civil War Battle Summaries by State, (accessed 15 August 2012)

 

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