Crawford County, Missouri Genealogy
Guide to Crawford County Missouri genealogy. Birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military records.
|Crawford County, Missouri|
Location of Missouri in the U.S.
|Founded||January 23, 1829|
|Address|| Crawford County Courthouse|
302 W Main Street
Steelville, MO 65565
Crawford County Website
- 1 County Courthouse
- 2 History
- 3 Places/Localities
- 4 Resources
- 5 Societies and Libraries
- 6 Web Sites
- 7 References
County Clerk has marriage, divorce, court and land records from 1832;
Probate Judge has probate records from 1889
See an interactive map of Crawford County boundary changes at N2Genealogy.
- The State Historical Society of Missouri has information on historical Missouri place names for all 114 Missouri Counties.
Cemeteries in Crawford County at Find A Grave
For tips on accessing Crawford County, Missouri Genealogy census records online, see: Missouri Census.
- Family Maps of Crawford County, Missouri Genealogy (land patent maps) at HistoryGeo.com ($). Free surname search.
- Map of Crawford County townships (Histopolis)
- The University of Missouri Digital Library has digital copies of Missouri county plat books (ca. 1930) for all Missouri counties including Crawford County. The city of St. Louis is not included in this collection.
- 1829-1871 - Crawford County Marriage Index 1829-1871. Batch M514841 at FamilySearch - free.
- 1866 - Crawford County Marriage Index 1866. Batch M514843 at FamilySearch - free.
- 1871-1885 - Crawford County Marriage Books C thru E Index 1871-1885. Batch M514842 at FamilySearch - free.
- Missouri State Archives provides on-line access to Missouri Death Certificates more than 50 yrs old starting in 1910.
Societies and Libraries
Family History Centers
- Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Crawford County, Missouri. Page 399 At various libraries (WorldCat); FHL Book 973 D27e 2002.
- The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).
- Genealogical Society of Utah, Parish and Vital Records List (July 1998). Microfiche. Digital version at https://www.familysearch.org/learn/wiki/en/images/5/5a/Igimissouria.pdf.