Henry County, Missouri Genealogy
Henry County; Main & Franklin Sts; 100 W Franklin; Clinton, MO 64735-2199; Ph. 660.885.6963 Details: (Formerly Rives Co. Name changed to Henry 15 Feb 1841) (Co Redr has m & land rec from 1830 & mil dis rec; Co Clk has div & ct rec; Associate Cir Ct has pro rec; Co Museum has b & bur rec)
- 1 History
- 2 Places/Localities
- 3 Resources
- 4 Societies and Libraries
- 5 Web Sites
- 6 References
See an interactive map of Henry County border changes at N2Genealogy.
- The State Historical Society of Missouri has information on historical Missouri place names for all 114 Missouri Counties.
Map of Henry County townships (Histopolis)
The University of Missouri Digital Library has digital copies of Missouri county plat books (ca. 1930) for all Missouri counties including Henry County. The city of St. Louis is not included in this collection.
- 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
- USGenWeb project. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select the state, then the county.
- Family History Library Catalog
- The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).