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''[[United States|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Missouri|Missouri]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Chariton_County,_Missouri|Chariton County]]''
  
== County Courthouse  ==
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Guide to '''Chariton 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 = Chariton County
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| state = Missouri
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| founded year = 1820
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| founded date = November 16
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| seat = Keytesville
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| building address = Chariton County Courthouse<br> 306 S Cherry<br>Keytesville, MO 65261<br>Phone: 660.288.3273<br>[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~mocharit/courthse.htm '''Chariton County Website'''] }}
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=== Courthouse  ===
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<br>County Clerk has birth and death records 1883-1887; <br>Circuit Court Clerk Recorder has marriage records from 1821, <br>divorce and court records from 1872, land&nbsp;from 1827, <br>naturalization records from 1877 and military dischrage<br>records from 1918; Circuit Court&nbsp;Division has probate Records<br>&nbsp;from 1860<ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Chariton 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  ====
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See an interactive map of Chariton County [http://www.n2genealogy.com/missouri/mo-maps.html boundary changes] at N2Genealogy.
  
 
==== Record Loss  ====
 
==== Record Loss  ====
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== 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 historic Missouri place names] for all Missouri Counties.<br>
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*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>
  
 
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==== Cemeteries  ====
 
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==== Census  ====
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{{Census|Missouri}}
  
 
==== Church  ====
 
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==== Local Histories  ====
 
==== Local Histories  ====
 
  
 
==== Maps  ====
 
==== Maps  ====
  
*Map of [http://www.histopolis.com/Place/US/MO/Chariton_County Chariton County townships] (Histopolis)<br>  
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*Map of [http://www.histopolis.com/Place/US/MO/Chariton_County Chariton 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 Chariton 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 Chariton County. The city of St. Louis is not included in this collection.<br>
  
 
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==== Newspapers  ====
 
==== Newspapers  ====
  
*[http://www.newspaperarchive.com/ Newspaperarchive.com] ($) has historical newspapers available on-line. Their database has [http://www.newspaperarchive.com/BrowseLocations.aspx?cntry=7&st=58&ci=5230 Chillicothe newspapers] and [http://www.newspaperarchive.com/BrowseLocations.aspx?cntry=7&st=58&ci=18996 Moberly newspapers] from the late 1800's and early 1900's that covered local news on residents from Chariton County communities.<br>
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*[http://www.newspaperarchive.com/ NewspaperArchive.com] ($) has historical newspapers available on-line. Their database has [http://www.newspaperarchive.com/BrowseLocations.aspx?cntry=7&st=58&ci=5230 Chillicothe newspapers] and [http://www.newspaperarchive.com/BrowseLocations.aspx?cntry=7&st=58&ci=18996 Moberly newspapers] from the late 1800's and early 1900's that covered local news on residents from Chariton County communities.
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*The [http://chillicothe.newspaperarchive.com Archives of The Chillicothe Constitution Tribune] (1889-2009) provides free access to their newspapers online. This is essentially the same collection of Chillicothe newspapers mentioned above for NewspaperArchive.com.
  
 
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*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>
 
*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; ==
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==== Family History Centers  ====
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*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]&nbsp;
  
 
== Web Sites  ==
 
== Web Sites  ==
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== References  ==
 
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Revision as of 21:57, 15 March 2013

United States Gotoarrow.png Missouri Gotoarrow.png Chariton County

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

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Online Records



Chariton County, Missouri
Map
Map of the U.S. highlighting Missouri
Location of Missouri in the U.S.
Facts
Founded November 16, 1820
County Seat Keytesville
Courthouse
Address Chariton County Courthouse
306 S Cherry
Keytesville, MO 65261
Phone: 660.288.3273
Chariton County Website


Courthouse


County Clerk has birth and death records 1883-1887;
Circuit Court Clerk Recorder has marriage records from 1821,
divorce and court records from 1872, land from 1827,
naturalization records from 1877 and military dischrage
records from 1918; Circuit Court Division has probate Records
 from 1860[1]

History

Parent County

1820--Chariton County was created 16 November 1820 from Howard County. County seat: Keytesville [2]

Boundary Changes

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

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Census

For tips on accessing Chariton 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), Chariton 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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