DeKalb County, Missouri Genealogy

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== County Courthouse  ==
 
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[[Image:Johann_de_Kalb.JPG|thumb|right|400px|Major General Johann de Kalb (1721-1780)]]
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The county is named after Revolutionary War hero [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Johann_de_Kalb Johann de Kalb] (1721-1780), a German baron.<ref>[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Johann_de_Kalb "Johann de Kalb,"] Wikipedia.</ref>
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The county is named after Revolutionary War hero [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Johann_de_Kalb Johann de Kalb] (1721-1780), a German baron.<ref>[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Johann_de_Kalb "Johann de Kalb,"] Wikipedia.</ref>  
  
 
==== Parent County  ====
 
==== Parent County  ====
  
'''1845--'''DeKalb County was created 25 February 1845&nbsp;from [[Clinton_County,_Missouri|Clinton]] County. '''County seat:''' Maysville <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
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'''1845--'''DeKalb County was created 25 February 1845&nbsp;from [[Clinton County, Missouri|Clinton]] County. '''County seat:''' Maysville <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>  
  
 
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==== Neighboring Counties  ====
 
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*[[Andrew_County,_Missouri|Andrew]]
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*[[Andrew County, Missouri|Andrew]]  
*[[Buchanan_County,_Missouri|Buchanan]]
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*[[Buchanan County, Missouri|Buchanan]]  
*[[Caldwell_County,_Missouri|Caldwell]]
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*[[Caldwell County, Missouri|Caldwell]]  
*[[Clinton_County,_Missouri|Clinton]]
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*[[Clinton County, Missouri|Clinton]]  
*[[Daviess_County,_Missouri|Daviess]]
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*[[Daviess County, Missouri|Daviess]]  
*[[Gentry_County,_Missouri|Gentry]]
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*[[Gentry County, Missouri|Gentry]]
  
 
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== Resources  ==
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Revision as of 05:19, 26 August 2010

 United States  > Missouri > DeKalb County

Contents

County Courthouse

History

Johann de Kalb.JPG

The county is named after Revolutionary War hero Johann de Kalb (1721-1780), a German baron.[1]

Parent County

1845--DeKalb County was created 25 February 1845 from Clinton County. County seat: Maysville [2]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

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

References

  1. "Johann de Kalb," Wikipedia.
  2. The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).