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

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Cedar County, Missouri
Map
Map of the U.S. highlighting Missouri
Location of Missouri in the U.S.
Facts
Founded February 14, 1845
County Seat Stockton
Courthouse
Address Cedar County Courthouse
113 South Street
PO Box 158
Stockton, MO 65785-0126
Phone: 417.276.3514
Cedar County Website

Contents

County Courthouse

County Clerk has marriage and land records from 1845, probate and court records[1]

History

Parent County

1845--Cedar County was created 14 February 1845 from Dade and St. Clair Counties. County seat: Stockton [2]

Boundary Changes

See an interactive map of Cedar County boundary changes at N2Genealogy.

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

African American

  • 1865-1872 - Cedar County Colored Marriage Index 1865-1872. Batch M515233 at FamilySearch - free.[3]

Cemeteries

Census

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

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Newspapers

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

Births
  • 1828-1869 - Cedar County Birth Index 1828-1869. Batch C515231 at FamilySearch - free.[3]
  • 1883-1889 - Cedar County Birth Index 1883-1889. Batch C515234 at FamilySearch - free.[3]
Marriages
  • 1845-1883 - Cedar County Marriage Books A thru C Index 1845-1883. Batch M515231 at FamilySearch - free.[3]
  • 1881-1885 - Cedar County Marriage Books D thru F Index 1881-1885. Batch M515232 at FamilySearch - free.[3]
Deaths
  • 1883-1889 - Cedar County Death Index 1883-1889. Batch B515235 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), Cedar County, Missouri. Page 398 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 3.5 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.

 

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