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{{Missouri-stub}}''[[United States|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Missouri|Missouri]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Callaway County, Missouri|Callaway County]]''
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''[[United States|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Missouri|Missouri]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Callaway_County,_Missouri|Callaway County]]''
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Guide to '''Callaway County Missouri genealogy.''' Birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military records.
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{{Infobox U.S. County
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| county = Callaway County
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| state = Missouri
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| founded year = 1820
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| founded date = November 25
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| seat = Fulton
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| building address = Callaway County Courthouse<br> 10 E 5th Street<br>Fulton, MO 65251-1700<br>Phone: 573.642.0730 <br>[http://callawaycounty.org/ '''Callaway County Website'''] }}
  
 
== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
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<br><br><br>County Clerk has birth and death records 1883-1888;<br>County Recorder has marriage and land records; Clerk <br>Ciruit Court has divorce records; Probate Judge has <br>probate records<ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Callaway County, Missouri. Page 398 {{WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.</ref>
  
 
== History  ==
 
== History  ==
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==== Boundary Changes  ====
 
==== Boundary Changes  ====
  
See an interactive map of Callaway County [http://www.n2genealogy.com/missouri/mo-maps.html boundary changes] at N2Genealogy.
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See an interactive map of Callaway County [http://www.n2genealogy.com/missouri/mo-maps.html boundary changes] at N2Genealogy.  
  
 
==== Record Loss  ====
 
==== Record Loss  ====
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==== Cemeteries  ====
 
==== Cemeteries  ====
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==== Census  ====
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{{Census|Missouri}}
  
 
==== Church  ====
 
==== Church  ====
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*Map of [http://www.histopolis.com/Place/US/MO/Callaway_County Callaway County townships] (Histopolis)<br>
 
*Map of [http://www.histopolis.com/Place/US/MO/Callaway_County Callaway 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 Callaway County. The city of St. Louis is not included in this collection.<br>  
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*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 Callaway County. The city of St. Louis is not included in this collection.<br>
  
 
==== Military  ====
 
==== Military  ====
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==== Newspapers  ====
 
==== Newspapers  ====
  
*[http://www.newspaperarchive.com/ Newspaperarchive.com] ($) has historical newspapers available on-line. Their database has [http://www.newspaperarchive.com/BrowseLocations.aspx?cntry=7&st=58&ci=14201 Jefferson City newspapers] from the early 1900's that covered local news that included residents from Callaway County communities.<br>  
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*[http://www.newspaperarchive.com/ Newspaperarchive.com] ($) has historical newspapers available on-line. Their database has [http://www.newspaperarchive.com/BrowseLocations.aspx?cntry=7&st=58&ci=14201 Jefferson City newspapers] from the early 1900's that covered local news that included residents from Callaway County communities.<br>
  
 
==== Probate  ====
 
==== Probate  ====
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== Societies and Libraries&nbsp;  ==
 
== Societies and Libraries&nbsp;  ==
  
==== Family History Centers ====
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==== Family History Centers ====
  
*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]
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*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]  
 
*[[Fulton Missouri Family History Center]]
 
*[[Fulton Missouri Family History Center]]
  
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== References  ==
 
== References  ==
  
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Revision as of 22:04, 15 March 2013

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Guide to Callaway County Missouri genealogy. Birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military records.

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Online Records



Callaway County, Missouri
Map
Map of the U.S. highlighting Missouri
Location of Missouri in the U.S.
Facts
Founded November 25, 1820
County Seat Fulton
Courthouse
Address Callaway County Courthouse
10 E 5th Street
Fulton, MO 65251-1700
Phone: 573.642.0730
Callaway County Website


County Courthouse




County Clerk has birth and death records 1883-1888;
County Recorder has marriage and land records; Clerk
Ciruit Court has divorce records; Probate Judge has
probate records[1]

History

Parent County

1820--Callaway County was created 25 November 1820 from Montgomery County. County seat: Fulton [2]

Boundary Changes

See an interactive map of Callaway County boundary changes at N2Genealogy.

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Census

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

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Newspapers

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), Callaway County, Missouri. Page 398 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).
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