Difference between revisions of "Audrain County, Missouri Genealogy"

From FamilySearch Wiki
Jump to: navigation, search
(20 intermediate revisions by 12 users not shown)
Line 1: Line 1:
{{stub}}&nbsp;''[[United States|United States&nbsp;]] &gt; [[Missouri|Missouri]]&nbsp;&gt; Audrain County'' <br>
+
{{Missouri-stub}}''[[United States|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Missouri|Missouri]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Audrain_County,_Missouri|Audrain County]]''  
 +
 
 +
{{MODC}}
  
 
== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
 +
 +
[http://audraincounty.org/ Atchison County Courthouse]<br> 400 S Washington Street<br> Rock Port, MO 64482<br>Phone: 660.744.6214 <br><br>(County Recorder has marriage and land records; Clerk Circuit<br> Court has divorce and court records; County Clerk has birth records<br> 1883-1893; Probate Judge has probate records<ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Audrain County, Missouri. Page 397 {{WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.</ref>
  
 
== History  ==
 
== History  ==
Line 7: Line 11:
 
==== Parent County  ====
 
==== Parent County  ====
  
'''1831--'''Audrain County was created from Ralls County. '''County seat:''' Mexico <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
+
'''1831--'''Audrain County was created 12 January 1831&nbsp;from [[Ralls County, Missouri|Ralls]] County. '''County seat:''' Mexico <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>  
  
 
==== Boundary Changes  ====
 
==== Boundary Changes  ====
 +
 +
See an interactive map of Audrain County [http://www.n2genealogy.com/missouri/mo-maps.html border changes] at N2Genealogy.
  
 
==== Record Loss  ====
 
==== Record Loss  ====
  
 
== Places/Localities  ==
 
== Places/Localities  ==
 +
 +
*The [http://shs.umsystem.edu/index.shtml State Historical Society of Missouri] has information on [http://shs.umsystem.edu/manuscripts/ramsay/ramsay.html historical Missouri place names] for all Missouri Counties.<br>
  
 
==== Populated Places  ====
 
==== Populated Places  ====
  
 
==== Neighboring Counties  ====
 
==== Neighboring Counties  ====
 +
 +
*[[Boone County, Missouri|Boone]]
 +
*[[Callaway County, Missouri|Callaway]]
 +
*[[Monroe County, Missouri|Monroe]]
 +
*[[Montgomery County, Missouri|Montgomery]]
 +
*[[Pike County, Missouri|Pike]]
 +
*[[Ralls County, Missouri|Ralls]]
 +
*[[Randolph County, Missouri|Randolph]]
  
 
== Resources  ==
 
== Resources  ==
  
 
==== Cemeteries  ====
 
==== Cemeteries  ====
 +
 +
==== Census  ====
 +
 +
{{Census|Missouri}}
  
 
==== Church  ====
 
==== Church  ====
Line 32: Line 52:
  
 
==== Maps  ====
 
==== Maps  ====
 +
 +
*Map of [http://www.histopolis.com/Place/US/MO/Audrain_County Audrain County townships] (Histopolis)<br>
 +
 +
*The [http://digital.library.umsystem.edu/ University of Missouri Digital Library] has digital copies of [http://digital.library.umsystem.edu/cgi/i/image/image-idx/cgi/i/image/image-idx?sid=7474c95ce6e68ec22a63efb27869515c;page=index;c=platic Missouri county plat books] {{nowrap|(ca. 1930)}} for all Missouri counties including Audrain County. The city of St. Louis is not included in this collection.<br>
  
 
==== Military  ====
 
==== Military  ====
  
 
==== Newspapers  ====
 
==== Newspapers  ====
 +
 +
*[http://www.newspaperarchive.com/ Newspaperarchive.com] ($) has historical newspapers available on-line. Their database has [http://www.newspaperarchive.com/BrowseLocations.aspx?cntry=7&st=58&ci=18996 Moberly newspapers] from the early 1900's that covered local news on residents from Audrain County communities.<br>
 +
*■ [http://chroniclingamerica.loc.gov/ http://chroniclingamerica.loc.gov/]&nbsp;&nbsp;has The Mexico Missouri Message which was published from 1899-1918 online. It can be searched using single words or combinations of words. It covers news local to Audrain county and the surrounding areas.
  
 
==== Probate  ====
 
==== Probate  ====
Line 42: Line 69:
  
 
==== Vital Records  ====
 
==== Vital Records  ====
 +
 +
===== '''''Births'''''  =====
 +
 +
===== '''''Marriages'''''  =====
 +
 +
===== '''''Deaths'''''  =====
 +
 +
*Missouri State Archives provides on-line access to [http://www.sos.mo.gov/archives/resources/deathcertificates/ Missouri Death Certificates] more than 50 yrs old starting in 1910.<br>
  
 
== Societies and Libraries&nbsp;  ==
 
== Societies and Libraries&nbsp;  ==
 +
 +
==== Family History Centers<br>  ====
 +
 +
*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]
  
 
== Web Sites  ==
 
== Web Sites  ==
  
 
*USGenWeb project. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select the state, then the county.  
 
*USGenWeb project. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select the state, then the county.  
*[http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=localitydetails&subject=202828&subject_disp=Missouri%2C+Audrain&columns=*,0,0 Family History Library Catalog].
+
*{{FHL|Missouri%2C+Audrain|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}
  
 
== References  ==
 
== References  ==
<references/>
+
 
 +
<references />{{Missouri|Missouri}}
 +
 
 
[[Category:Audrain_County,_Missouri]]
 
[[Category:Audrain_County,_Missouri]]

Revision as of 17:44, 21 January 2013

Template:Missouri-stubUnited States Gotoarrow.png Missouri Gotoarrow.png Audrain County

Hand and keyboard.jpg Missouri
Online Records


County Courthouse

Atchison County Courthouse
400 S Washington Street
Rock Port, MO 64482
Phone: 660.744.6214

(County Recorder has marriage and land records; Clerk Circuit
Court has divorce and court records; County Clerk has birth records
1883-1893; Probate Judge has probate records[1]

History

Parent County

1831--Audrain County was created 12 January 1831 from Ralls County. County seat: Mexico [2]

Boundary Changes

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

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Census

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

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Newspapers

  • Newspaperarchive.com ($) has historical newspapers available on-line. Their database has Moberly newspapers from the early 1900's that covered local news on residents from Audrain County communities.
  • http://chroniclingamerica.loc.gov/  has The Mexico Missouri Message which was published from 1899-1918 online. It can be searched using single words or combinations of words. It covers news local to Audrain county and the surrounding areas.

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), Audrain County, Missouri. Page 397 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).