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==== Neighboring Counties  ====
 
==== Neighboring Counties  ====
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*[[Andrew_County,_Missouri|Andrew]]
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*[[Atchison_County,_Kansas|Atchison County, Kansas]]
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*[[Clinton_County,_Missouri|Clinton]]
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*[[DeKalb_County,_Missouri|Dekalb]]
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*[[Doniphan_County,_Kansas|Doniphan County, Kansas]]
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*[[Platte_County,_Missouri|Platte]]
  
 
== Resources  ==
 
== Resources  ==

Revision as of 18:26, 4 December 2008

 United States  > Missouri > Buchanan County

County Courthouse

History

Parent County

1838--Buchanan County was created 31 December 1838 from the Platte Purchase. County seat: St. Joseph [1]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Church

LDS Ward and Branch Records

  • St. Joseph

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Newspapers

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

Societies and Libraries 

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. The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).