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== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
  
[http://www.courtreference.com/Hickory-County-Missouri-Courts.htm Hickory County Courthouse]<br>PO Box 3<br>Hermitage, MO 65668<br>Phone: 417.745.6450&nbsp;<br><br>County Clerk has birth records 1883-1898; <br>Clerk Circuit Court has marriage records<br>from 1872, divorce and court records from 1858; <br>Probate Judge has probate records from 1845<ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Hickory County, Missouri. Page 401 {{WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.</ref>
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[http://www.courtreference.com/Hickory-County-Missouri-Courts.htm Hickory County Courthouse]<br>PO Box 3<br>Hermitage, MO 65668<br>Phone: 417.745.6450&nbsp;<br><br>County Clerk has birth records 1883-1898; <br>Clerk Circuit Court has marriage records<br>from 1872, divorce and court records from 1858; <br>Probate Judge has probate records from 1845<ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Hickory County, Missouri. Page 401 {{WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.</ref>  
  
 
== History  ==
 
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==== Cemeteries  ====
 
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[http://hickory.mogenweb.org/album/hchs.htm http://hickory.mogenweb.org/album/hchs.htm]: Hickory County Historical Society.&nbsp;A new and expanded (including some cemeteries in neighboring counties) Cemetery Directory of Hickory County, Missouri [Revised Edition] was published in 2005 by the Greene County Archives &amp; Records Center. It can be purchased for $25.00 at the Hickory County Museum, the Hickory County Library, or The Index office in Hermitage. For mail orders, please send a check for $30.00 to Hickory County Historical Society, P. O. Box 248, Hermitage, MO 65668. <br>
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[http://hickory.mogenweb.org/album/hchs.htm http://hickory.mogenweb.org/album/hchs.htm]: Hickory County Historical Society.&nbsp;A new and expanded (including some cemeteries in neighboring counties) Cemetery Directory of Hickory County, Missouri [Revised Edition] was published in 2005 by the Greene County Archives &amp; Records Center. It can be purchased for $25.00 at the Hickory County Museum, the Hickory County Library, or The Index office in Hermitage. For mail orders, please send a check for $30.00 to Hickory County Historical Society, P. O. Box 248, Hermitage, MO 65668. <br>  
  
 
[http://www.looktothepast.com http://www.looktothepast.com]: Click on "Cemetery Transcriptions", scroll down to Hickory County.  
 
[http://www.looktothepast.com http://www.looktothepast.com]: Click on "Cemetery Transcriptions", scroll down to Hickory County.  
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Revision as of 01:19, 12 December 2012

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United States Gotoarrow.png Missouri Gotoarrow.png Hickory County

County Courthouse

Hickory County Courthouse
PO Box 3
Hermitage, MO 65668
Phone: 417.745.6450 

County Clerk has birth records 1883-1898;
Clerk Circuit Court has marriage records
from 1872, divorce and court records from 1858;
Probate Judge has probate records from 1845[1]

History

Parent County

1845--Hickory County was created 14 February 1845 from Benton and Polk Counties. County seat: Hermitage [2]

Boundary Changes

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

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

http://hickory.mogenweb.org/album/hchs.htm: Hickory County Historical Society. A new and expanded (including some cemeteries in neighboring counties) Cemetery Directory of Hickory County, Missouri [Revised Edition] was published in 2005 by the Greene County Archives & Records Center. It can be purchased for $25.00 at the Hickory County Museum, the Hickory County Library, or The Index office in Hermitage. For mail orders, please send a check for $30.00 to Hickory County Historical Society, P. O. Box 248, Hermitage, MO 65668.

http://www.looktothepast.com: Click on "Cemetery Transcriptions", scroll down to Hickory County.

Church

Court

www.sos.mo.gov/archives/resources/county/hickory.pdf

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Newspapers

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

Births
Marriages
  • http://hickory.mogenweb.org/album/hchs.htm: Available as a fundraiser for the Historical Society is a CD containing transcriptions of marriage licenses issued in Hickory County from 1872 through 1945. This CD contains 8 separate files in MS Word format, one for each of the county's extant marriage books. It is available for $18 ($15 going to the Historical Society) from Ginger Donohue, ashrynat@yahoo.com, or R 2 Box 2095A, Hermitage, MO 65668-9524.
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), Hickory County, Missouri. Page 401 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).