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*Missouri State Archives has [http://www.sos.mo.gov/archives/resources/deathcertificates/advanced.asp death certificates for 1910-1957 online].
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**''Hint: In you are having trouble getting a hit, try using just the surname and year,&nbsp;year and county, (leave name field blank) or just first name and county, or any combination of these.''
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**''You might also try '''Starts or Ends' With.''' (i.e. "Harm" will show Harman &amp; Harmon; "nell" .. Pinnell, Pennell, Penell etc.)''<br>
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**''They were transcribed as they were viewed from microfilm, 'the index is not 100% accurate, choose the spelling that nearest resembles your ancestor. Reporting errors to the Archives will assist other researchers.'''''<br>'''
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**''Not all deaths were documented.''
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**''Tombstones do not always have the right years.''
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*Missouri State Archives also has [http://www.sos.mo.gov/archives/stlprobate/ probate court records] for [[St._Louis_City,_Missouri|St. Louis City]] and [[St._Louis_County,_Missouri|St. Louis County]] from 1805 to 1900.&nbsp; The site also has records for [[Greene_County,_Missouri|Greene County]] (1856-1873), [[Jasper_County,_Missouri|Jasper County]] (1860-1876), and [[New_Madrid_County,_Missouri|New Madrid County]] (1805-1830).
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*The Family History Library has the U.S. federal censuses of Missouri for 1830, 1840, 1850, 1860, 1870, 1880, 1900, 1910, 1920, and 1930. Click here [http://www.familysearch.org/ www.familysearch.org]
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=== Welcome to Missouri, The Show Me State  ===
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== Featured Content  ==
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Most archives, historical societies, and genealogical societies have special collections and indexes of genealogical value. For example, the St. Louis Public Library has a card index to published genealogies in books and periodicals. Such collections must usually be searched in person. The Library can accessed at http://www.slpl.org/index.asp.
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== Counties  ==
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*[[Adair County, Missouri|Adair]]
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*[[Andrew County, Missouri|Andrew]]
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*[[Atchison County, Missouri|Atchison]]
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*[[Audrain County, Missouri|Audrain]]
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*[[Barry County, Missouri|Barry]]
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*[[Barton County, Missouri|Barton]]
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*[[Bates County, Missouri|Bates]]
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*[[Benton County, Missouri|Benton]]
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*[[Bollinger County, Missouri|Bollinger]]
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*[[Boone County, Missouri|Boone]]
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*[[Buchanan County, Missouri|Buchanan]]
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*[[Butler County, Missouri|Butler]]
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*[[Caldwell County, Missouri|Caldwell]]
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*[[Callaway County, Missouri|Callaway]]
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*[[Camden County, Missouri|Camden]]
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*[[Cape Girardeau County, Missouri|Cape Girardeau]]
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*[[Carroll County, Missouri|Carroll]]
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*[[Carter County, Missouri|Carter]]
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*[[Cass County, Missouri|Cass]]
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*[[Cedar County, Missouri|Cedar]]
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*[[Chariton County, Missouri|Chariton]]
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*[[Christian County, Missouri|Christian]]
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*[[Clark County, Missouri|Clark]]
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*[[Clay County, Missouri|Clay]]
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*[[Clinton County, Missouri|Clinton]]
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*[[Cole County, Missouri|Cole]]
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*[[Cooper County, Missouri|Cooper]]
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*[[Crawford County, Missouri|Crawford]]
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*[[Dade County, Missouri|Dade]]
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*[[Dallas County, Missouri|Dallas]]
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*[[Daviess County, Missouri|Daviess]]
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*[[DeKalb County, Missouri|DeKalb]]
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*[[Dent County, Missouri|Dent]]
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*[[Douglas County, Missouri|Douglas]]
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*[[Dunklin County, Missouri|Dunklin]]
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*[[Franklin County, Missouri|Franklin]]
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*[[Gasconade County, Missouri|Gasconade]]
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*[[Gentry County, Missouri|Gentry]]
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*[[Greene County, Missouri|Greene]]
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*[[Grundy County, Missouri|Grundy]]
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*[[Harrison County, Missouri|Harrison]]
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*[[Henry County, Missouri|Henry]]
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*[[Hickory County, Missouri|Hickory]]
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*[[Holt County, Missouri|Holt]]
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*[[Howard County, Missouri|Howard]]
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*[[Howell County, Missouri|Howell]]
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*[[Iron County, Missouri|Iron]]
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*[[Jackson County, Missouri|Jackson]]
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*[[Jasper County, Missouri|Jasper]]
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*[[Jefferson County, Missouri|Jefferson]]
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*[[Johnson County, Missouri|Johnson]]
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*[[Knox County, Missouri|Knox]]
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*[[Laclede County, Missouri|Laclede]]
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*[[Lafayette County, Missouri|Lafayette]]
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*[[Lawrence County, Missouri|Lawrence]]
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*[[Lewis County, Missouri|Lewis]]
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*[[Lincoln County, Missouri|Lincoln]]
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*[[Linn County, Missouri|Linn]]
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*[[Livingston County, Missouri|Livingston]]
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*[[Macon County, Missouri|Macon]]
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*[[Madison County, Missouri|Madison]]
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*[[Maries County, Missouri|Maries]]
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*[[Marion County, Missouri|Marion]]
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*[[McDonald County, Missouri|McDonald]]
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*[[Mercer County, Missouri|Mercer]]
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*[[Miller County, Missouri|Miller]]
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*[[Mississippi County, Missouri|Mississippi]]
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*[[Moniteau County, Missouri|Moniteau]]
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*[[Monroe County, Missouri|Monroe]]
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*[[Montgomery County, Missouri|Montgomery]]
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*[[Morgan County, Missouri|Morgan]]
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*[[New Madrid County, Missouri|New Madrid]]
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*[[Newton County, Missouri|Newton]]
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*[[Nodaway County, Missouri|Nodaway]]
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*[[Oregon County, Missouri|Oregon]]
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*[[Osage County, Missouri|Osage]]
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*[[Ozark County, Missouri|Ozark]]
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*[[Pemiscot County, Missouri|Pemiscot]]
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*[[Perry County, Missouri|Perry]]
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*[[Pettis County, Missouri|Pettis]]
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*[[Phelps County, Missouri|Phelps]]
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*[[Pike County, Missouri|Pike]]
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*[[Platte County, Missouri|Platte]]
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*[[Polk County, Missouri|Polk]]
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*[[Pulaski County, Missouri|Pulaski]]
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*[[Putnam County, Missouri|Putnam]]
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*[[Ralls County, Missouri|Ralls]]
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*[[Randolph County, Missouri|Randolph]]
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*[[Ray County, Missouri|Ray]]
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*[[Reynolds County, Missouri|Reynolds]]
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*[[Ripley County, Missouri|Ripley]]
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*[[Saline County, Missouri|Saline]]
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*[[Schuyler County, Missouri|Schuyler]]
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*[[Scotland County, Missouri|Scotland]]
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*[[Scott County, Missouri|Scott]]
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*[[Shannon County, Missouri|Shannon]]
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*[[Shelby County, Missouri|Shelby]]
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*[[St. Charles County, Missouri|St. Charles]]
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*[[St. Clair County, Missouri|St. Clair]]
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*[[St. Francois County, Missouri|St. Francois]]
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*[[St. Louis County, Missouri|St. Louis]]
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*[[Ste. Genevieve County, Missouri|Ste. Genevieve]]
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*[[Stoddard County, Missouri|Stoddard]]
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*[[Stone County, Missouri|Stone]]
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*[[Sullivan County, Missouri|Sullivan]]
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*[[Taney County, Missouri|Taney]]
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*[[Texas County, Missouri|Texas]]
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*[[Vernon County, Missouri|Vernon]]
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*[[Warren County, Missouri|Warren]]
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*[[Washington County, Missouri|Washington]]
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*[[Wayne County, Missouri|Wayne]]
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*[[Webster County, Missouri|Webster]]
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*[[Worth County, Missouri|Worth]]
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*[[Wright County, Missouri|Wright]]
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Independent Cities <br> | [[St. Louis City, Missouri|St. Louis City]] |
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Extinct or Renamed Counties: <br>[[Allen County, Missouri|Allen]] | [[Arkansas County, Arkansas|Arkansas]] | [[Ashley County, Missouri|Ashley]] | [[Dodge County, Missouri|Dodge]] | [[Hempstead County, Arkansas|Hempstead]] | [[Kinderhook County, Missouri|Kinderhook]] | [[Lillard County, Missouri|Lillard]] | [[Niangua County, Missouri|Niangua]] | [[Rives County, Missouri|Rives]] | [[Van Buren County, Missouri|Van Buren]]
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== Research Tools  ==
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*Find which county a town is in, what town a cemetery is in, even where a postoffice or building is by using the United States Geographical Survey's [http://geonames.usgs.gov/pls/gnispublic Geographical Names Information System].
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*[http://www.davidrumsey.com/directory/where/Missouri/ David Rumsey Map Collection] is a large online collection of rare, old, antique historical atlases, globes, maps, charts plus other cartographic treasures.
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*[http://www.mogenweb.org// The Missouri GenWeb Project] has a wealth of information and is a part of the larger [[USGenWeb| USGenWeb Project]]. [http://www.usgenweb.org/ The USGenWeb Project] provides internet information on every county in every state in the United States.
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Welcome to Missouri, The Show Me State

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Featured Content

Most archives, historical societies, and genealogical societies have special collections and indexes of genealogical value. For example, the St. Louis Public Library has a card index to published genealogies in books and periodicals. Such collections must usually be searched in person. The Library can accessed at http://www.slpl.org/index.asp.


Counties

Independent Cities
| St. Louis City |

Extinct or Renamed Counties:
Allen | Arkansas | Ashley | Dodge | Hempstead | Kinderhook | Lillard | Niangua | Rives | Van Buren


Research Tools


Things you can do

In order to make this wiki a better research tool, we need your help! Many tasks need to be done. You can help by: