Clinton County, Missouri

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==== Neighboring Counties  ====
 
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*[[Buchanan_County,_Missouri|Buchanan]]
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*[[Caldwell_County,_Missouri|Caldwell]]
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*[[Clay_County,_Missouri|Clay]]
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*[[DeKalb_County,_Missouri|Dekalb]]
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*[[Platte_County,_Missouri|Platte]]
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*[[Ray_County,_Missouri|Ray]]
  
 
== Resources  ==
 
== Resources  ==

Revision as of 21:49, 10 December 2008

 United States  > Missouri > Clinton County

Contents

County Courthouse

History

Parent County

1833--Clinton County was created 2 January 1833 from Clay County. County seat: Plattsburg [1]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

COUNTY BUILDING DAMAGED

PLATTSBURG, Mo. (AP) - Fire destroyed the top floor of the 80-year-old Clinton County Courthouse here Friday, but county officials say most government records were saved. ... The sheriff said he lost all of his arrest records and a two-way radio system. ... County Collector Carl Joson said the county's tax records could be salvaged because they were kept in a vault, but everything in the office except his brass spittoon was destroyed. ...

The Daily Capital News, Jefferson City, MO 15 Jun 1974
(source:GenDisasters)

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Newspapers

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

Societies and Libraries 

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. The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).