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== County Courthouse  ==
 
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[http://www.ofrpc.org/county/butler.html Butler County Courthouse]<br>100 N Main Street<br>Poplar Bluff, MO 63901<br>Phone: 573.686.8050 <br><br>Recorder of&nbsp; Deeds has marriage and land records from 1849; <br>Probate court has probate records from 1849; County Clerk<br>has birth and death records 1883-1893<ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Butler County, Missouri. Page 398 {{WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.</ref>
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[http://www.ofrpc.org/county/butler.html Butler County Courthouse]<br>100 N Main Street<br>Poplar Bluff, MO 63901<br>Phone: 573.686.8050 <br><br>Recorder of&nbsp; Deeds has marriage and land records from 1849; <br>Probate court has probate records from 1849; County Clerk<br>has birth and death records 1883-1893<ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Butler County, Missouri. Page 398 {{WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.</ref>  
  
 
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==== Directories  ====
 
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[https://sites.google.com/site/onlinedirectorysite/Home/usa/mo/butler Butler County, Missouri Online Historical Directories] -&nbsp;identifies historical city, county, business and other directories available online on both free and pay-to-access websites.
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[https://sites.google.com/site/onlinedirectorysite/Home/usa/mo/butler Butler County, Missouri Online Historical Directories] -&nbsp;identifies historical city, county, business and other directories available online on both free and pay-to-access websites.  
  
 
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Revision as of 19:09, 31 December 2012

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Online Records


County Courthouse

Butler County Courthouse
100 N Main Street
Poplar Bluff, MO 63901
Phone: 573.686.8050

Recorder of  Deeds has marriage and land records from 1849;
Probate court has probate records from 1849; County Clerk
has birth and death records 1883-1893[1]

History

Parent County

1849--Butler County was created 27 February 1849 from Wayne County. County seat: Poplar Bluff [2]

Boundary Changes

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

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Census

For tips on accessing Butler County, Missouri Genealogy census records online, see: Missouri Census.

Church

Court

Directories

Butler County, Missouri Online Historical Directories - identifies historical city, county, business and other directories available online on both free and pay-to-access websites.

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Newspapers

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

Births
Marriages
Deaths

Societies and Libraries 

Family History Centers

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. Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Butler County, Missouri. Page 398 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).