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''[[United States|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Missouri|Missouri]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Barry_County,_Missouri|Barry County]]''  
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Guide to '''Barry County Missouri genealogy.''' Birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military records.
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{{Infobox U.S. County
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| county = Barry County
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| state = Missouri
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| founded year = 1835
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| founded date = January 5
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| seat = Cassville
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| building address = Barry County Courthouse<br>700 Main, Suite 6 <br>Cassville, MO 65625 <br>Telephone: (417) 847-2914  <br>[http://www.courtreference.com/Barry-County-Missouri-Courts.htm  '''Barry County Website'''] }}
  
 
== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
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Records Deeds has marriage and land records; <br>Clerk Circuit Court has divorce and court records; <br>Probate Judge has probate records<ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Barry County, Missouri. Page 397 {{WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.</ref>
  
 
== History  ==
 
== History  ==
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==== Boundary Changes  ====
 
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See an interactive map of Barry County [http://www.n2genealogy.com/missouri/mo-maps.html border changes] at N2Genealogy.
  
 
==== Record Loss  ====
 
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== Places/Localities  ==
 
== Places/Localities  ==
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*The [http://shs.umsystem.edu/index.shtml State Historical Society of Missouri] has information on [http://shs.umsystem.edu/manuscripts/ramsay/ramsay.html historical Missouri place names] for all 114 Missouri Counties.<br>
  
 
==== Populated Places  ====
 
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All of the cemeteries in Barry county Missouri are listed here: http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~mobarry/cemetery/rschcemtery.htm They also have directions to the cemeteries, photos of the cemeteries and photos of most of the head stones.  
 
All of the cemeteries in Barry county Missouri are listed here: http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~mobarry/cemetery/rschcemtery.htm They also have directions to the cemeteries, photos of the cemeteries and photos of most of the head stones.  
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*[http://www.billiongraves.com/pages/cemetery/cemetery.php?cemetery_id=61264 Chitwood Cemetery, Wheaton]
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*[http://www.billiongraves.com/pages/cemetery/cemetery.php?cemetery_id=65052 Corinth Cemetery, Exeter]
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*[http://billiongraves.com/pages/cemetery/cemetery.php?cemetery_id=65486 Washburn Prairie Cemetery, Exeter]
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==== Census  ====
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{{Census|Missouri}}
  
 
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*[http://www.historygeo.com/search/ Family Maps of {{PAGENAME}}] (land patent maps) at HistoryGeo.com ($). Free surname search.
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*Map of [http://www.histopolis.com/Place/US/MO/Barry_County Barry County townships] (Histopolis)<br>
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*The [http://digital.library.umsystem.edu/ University of Missouri Digital Library] has digital copies of [http://digital.library.umsystem.edu/cgi/i/image/image-idx/cgi/i/image/image-idx?sid=7474c95ce6e68ec22a63efb27869515c;page=index;c=platic Missouri county plat books] {{nowrap|(ca. 1930)}} for all Missouri counties including Barry County. The city of St. Louis is not included in this collection.<br>
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*Map of [http://www.mygenealogyhound.com/maps/missouri-maps/mo-barry-county-missouri-1886-map.html# 1886 Barry County] with numerous small settlements (My Genealogy Hound)
  
 
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*[http://www.newspaperarchive.com/ Newspaperarchive.com] ($) has historical newspapers available on-line. Their database has [http://www.newspaperarchive.com/BrowseLocations.aspx?cntry=7&st=58&ci=14369 Joplin newspapers] and [http://www.newspaperarchive.com/BrowseLocations.aspx?cntry=7&st=58&ci=19965 Neosho newspapers] from the early 1900's that covered local news on residents from Barry County communities.<br>
  
 
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==== Vital Records  ====
 
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===== '''''Births'''''  =====
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*'''1883-1885''' - Barry County Birth Index 1883-1885. Batches {{IGI|C514613}} and {{IGI|C514614}} at FamilySearch - free.<ref name="vr">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.</ref>
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===== '''''Marriages'''''  =====
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*'''1837-1877''' - Barry County Marriage Books A thru C Index 1837-1837. Batch {{IGI|M514611}} at FamilySearch - free.<ref name="vr" />
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*'''1877-1885''' - Barry County Marriage Books D and E Index 1877-1885. Batch {{IGI|M514612}} at FamilySearch - free.<ref name="vr" />
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*'''1883-1885''' - Barry County Death Index 1883-1885. Batch {{IGI|B514615}} at FamilySearch - free.<ref name="vr" />
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*Missouri State Archives provides on-line access to [http://www.sos.mo.gov/archives/resources/deathcertificates/ Missouri Death Certificates] more than 50 yrs old starting in 1910.<br>
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== Societies and Libraries<br> ==
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==== Family History Centers  ====
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*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]&nbsp;
  
 
== Web Sites  ==
 
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*USGenWeb project. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select the state, then the county.  
 
*USGenWeb project. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select the state, then the county.  
*[http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=localitydetails&subject=202837&subject_disp=Missouri%2C+Barry&columns=*,0,0 Family History Library Catalog]
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*[http://www.mygenealogyhound.com/missouri-counties/barry-county-missouri-genealogy-biographies.asp Biographies from The History of Barry County, Missouri] (1888) published by Goodspeed are available free on the My Genealogy Hound website.
  
 
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Revision as of 22:40, 6 May 2013

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

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Online Records


Barry County, Missouri
Map
Map of the U.S. highlighting Missouri
Location of Missouri in the U.S.
Facts
Founded January 5, 1835
County Seat Cassville
Courthouse
Address Barry County Courthouse
700 Main, Suite 6
Cassville, MO 65625
Telephone: (417) 847-2914
Barry County Website

Contents

County Courthouse

Records Deeds has marriage and land records;
Clerk Circuit Court has divorce and court records;
Probate Judge has probate records[1]

History

Parent County

1835--Barry County was created 5 January 1835 from Greene County. County seat: Cassville [2]

Boundary Changes

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

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

All of the cemeteries in Barry county Missouri are listed here: http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~mobarry/cemetery/rschcemtery.htm They also have directions to the cemeteries, photos of the cemeteries and photos of most of the head stones.

BillionGraves:

Census

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

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Newspapers

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

Births
  • 1883-1885 - Barry County Birth Index 1883-1885. Batches C514613 and C514614 at FamilySearch - free.[3]
Marriages
  • 1837-1877 - Barry County Marriage Books A thru C Index 1837-1837. Batch M514611 at FamilySearch - free.[3]
  • 1877-1885 - Barry County Marriage Books D and E Index 1877-1885. Batch M514612 at FamilySearch - free.[3]
Deaths
  • 1883-1885 - Barry County Death Index 1883-1885. Batch B514615 at FamilySearch - free.[3]
  • Missouri State Archives provides on-line access to Missouri Death Certificates more than 50 yrs old starting in 1910.

Societies and Libraries

Family History Centers

Web Sites

References

  1. Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Barry County, Missouri. Page 397 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.