DeKalb County, Missouri Genealogy

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== History  ==
 
== History  ==
  
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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>  
 
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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==== Boundary Changes  ====
 
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See an interactive map of DeKalb County [http://www.n2genealogy.com/missouri/mo-maps.html border changes] at N2Genealogy.
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See an interactive map of DeKalb County [http://www.n2genealogy.com/missouri/mo-maps.html border changes] at N2Genealogy.  
  
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== Places/Localities  ==
 
== Places/Localities  ==

Revision as of 16:32, 20 April 2012

United States Gotoarrow.png Missouri Gotoarrow.png 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

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

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Newspapers

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

Births
Marriages
Deaths

Societies and Libraries 

Family History Centers

Web Sites

References

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