Marion County, Missouri Genealogy
Guide to Marion County Missouri genealogy. Birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military records.
|Marion County, Missouri|
Location of Missouri in the U.S.
|Founded||December 14, 1822|
|Address|| Marion County Courthouse|
100 S Main Street
Palmyra, MO 63461
Marion County Website
- 1 County Courthouse
- 2 History
- 3 Places/Localities
- 4 Resources
- 5 Societies and Libraries
- 6 Web Sites
- 7 References
Clerk Circuit Court has marriage, divorce, court
and land records from 1827 and military discharge
records; Probate Court has probate records
See an interactive map of Marion County border changes at N2Genealogy.
- The State Historical Society of Missouri has information on historical Missouri place names for all 114 Missouri Counties.
- Mount Olivet Cemetery, Hannibal BillionGraves
The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints
LDS Ward and Branch Records
New Providence Presbyterian Church, Round Grove Township
- 1834-1859 - New Providence Presbyterian Church, Round Grove Township Baptism Index 1834-1859. Batch C535261 at FamilySearch - free.
- 1835-1849 - New Providence Presbyterian Church, Round Grove Township Marriage Index 1835-1849. Batch M535261 at FamilySearch - free.
- Map of Marion County townships (Histopolis)
- The University of Missouri Digital Library has digital copies of Missouri county plat books (ca. 1930) for all Missouri counties including Marion County. The city of St. Louis is not included in this collection.
- 1849-1872 - Marion County Birth Index 1849-1872. Batch C515412 at FamilySearch - free.
- 1866 - Marion County Birth Index 1866. Batch C515411 at FamilySearch - free.
- 1883-1886 - Marion County Birth Index 1883-1886. Batch C515417 at FamilySearch - free.
- 1883-1887 - Marion County Birth Index 1883-1887. Batch C515416 at FamilySearch - free.
- 1827-1871 - Marion County Marriage Books A thru 3 Index 1827-1871. Batch M515411 at FamilySearch - free.
- 1868-1881 - Marion County Marriage Books 4 and 5 Index 1868-1881. Batch M515412 at FamilySearch - free.
- 1881-1885 - Marion County Marriage Books 6 and 7 Index 1881-1885. Batch M515413 at FamilySearch - free.
- Missouri State Archives provides on-line access to Missouri Death Certificates more than 50 yrs old starting in 1910.
- 1883-1887 - Marion County Death Index 1883-1887. Batch B515418 at FamilySearch - free.
- 1883-1928 - Marion County Death Index 1883-1928. Batch B515414 at FamilySearch - free.
- 1928 - Marion County Death Index 1928. Batch B515415 at FamilySearch - free.
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
- Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Marion County, Missouri. Page 402 At various libraries (WorldCat); FHL Book 973 D27e 2002.
- "Francis Marion," Wikipedia.
- 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/d/d8/Igimissourij.pdf.