Osceola County, Florida

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{{stub}}''[[United States|United States&nbsp;]] &gt; [[Florida|Florida]]&gt; Osceola County'' <br>
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| county = Osceola County
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| adoption_sign = Adoption FLGenWeb Project
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| custom_text = <center>County Coordinator<br>'''[http://sites.google.com/site/osceolacoflgenweb/ Osceola County FLGenWeb]'''</center>
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| county_map = Fl-osceola.png
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| state = Florida
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| founded year = 1887
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| founded date = May 12
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| seat wl = Kissimmee
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''[[United States]]&nbsp; [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]&nbsp; [[Florida]]&nbsp; [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]&nbsp; [[Osceola_County,_Florida|Osceola County]]''  
  
 
== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
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[http://www.osceola.org/ Osceola County Courthouse]<br>2 Courthouse Sq Ste 2000<br>Kissimmee, FL 34741-5188<br>Phone: 407.343.3500 <br>
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Clerk Circuit Court has marriage, divorce, probate, court and land records from 1887. <ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Osceola County, Florida Page 136 {{WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.</ref>
  
 
== History  ==
 
== History  ==
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==== Parent County  ====
 
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'''1887--'''Osceola County was created&nbsp;from Brevard County.&nbsp; The county seat is Kissimmee.
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'''1887--'''Osceola County was created 12 May 1887&nbsp;from [[Brevard County, Florida|Brevard]] County.<br>'''County seat:''' Kissimmee <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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*[[Brevard County, Florida|Brevard]]
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*[[Highlands County, Florida|Highlands]]
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*[[Indian River County, Florida|Indian River]]
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*[[Lake County, Florida|Lake]]
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*[[Okeechobee County, Florida|Okeechobee]]
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*[[Orange County, Florida|Orange]]
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*[[Polk County, Florida|Polk]]
  
 
== Resources  ==
 
== Resources  ==
  
 
==== Cemeteries  ====
 
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*[http://billiongraves.com/pages/cemetery/cemetery.php?cemetery_id=12586 Mount Peace Cemetery, St. Cloud] BillionGraves
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==== Census  ====
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{{Census|Florida}}
  
 
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== Societies and Libraries ==
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== Societies and Libraries ==
  
 
== Web Sites  ==
 
== Web Sites  ==
  
 
*USGenWeb project. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select the state, then the county.  
 
*USGenWeb project. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select the state, then the county.  
*[http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=localitydetails&subject=192336&subject_disp=Florida%2C+Osceola&columns=*,0,0 Family History Library Catalog]
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*{{FHL|Florida%2C+Osceola|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}
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*[http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/FL/Osceola/ Osceola County, Florida Genealogy and Family History] (Linkpendium)
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*[http://sites.google.com/site/osceolacoflgenweb/ Osceola County FLGenWeb Project, Inc.]
  
 
== References  ==
 
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<references />{{Florida|Florida}}
  
 
[[Category:Osceola_County,_Florida]]
 
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Revision as of 21:57, 27 December 2012

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Founded May 12, 1887
County Seat Kissimmee
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Contents

County Courthouse

Osceola County Courthouse
2 Courthouse Sq Ste 2000
Kissimmee, FL 34741-5188
Phone: 407.343.3500

Clerk Circuit Court has marriage, divorce, probate, court and land records from 1887. [1]

History

Parent County

1887--Osceola County was created 12 May 1887 from Brevard County.
County seat: Kissimmee [2]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places / Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Census

For tips on accessing Osceola County, Florida census records online, see: Florida Census.

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Newspapers

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

Societies and Libraries

Web Sites

References

  1. Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Osceola County, Florida Page 136 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).