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{{Missouri-stub}}''[[United States|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Missouri|Missouri]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Christian_County,_Missouri|Christian County]]''  
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== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
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[http://christiancountymo.gov/ Christian County Courthouse]<br>100 W Church; PO Box 549<br>Ozark, MO 65721-0549<br>Phone: 417.581.6372&nbsp;<br><br>Clerk Cicuit Court and Recorder has&nbsp;marriage, divorce, court <br>and land records; Probate Office has probate records<ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Christian County, Missouri. Page 399 {{WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.</ref>
  
 
== History  ==
 
== History  ==
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==== Parent County  ====
 
==== Parent County  ====
  
Christian County was created in 1859 from Greene, Taney &amp; Webster counties.
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'''1859--'''Christian County was created 8 March 1859&nbsp;from [[Greene County, Missouri|Greene]],&nbsp;[[Taney County, Missouri|Taney]] and [[Webster County, Missouri|Webster]] Counties.'''County seat:''' Ozark <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
  
 
==== Boundary Changes  ====
 
==== Boundary Changes  ====
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See an interactive map of Christian County [http://www.n2genealogy.com/missouri/mo-maps.html boundary changes] at N2Genealogy.
  
 
==== Record Loss  ====
 
==== Record Loss  ====
  
 
== Places/Localities  ==
 
== Places/Localities  ==
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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 114 Missouri Counties.<br>
  
 
==== Populated Places  ====
 
==== Populated Places  ====
  
 
==== Neighboring Counties  ====
 
==== Neighboring Counties  ====
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*[[Douglas County, Missouri|Douglas]]
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*[[Greene County, Missouri|Greene]]
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*[[Lawrence County, Missouri|Lawrence]]
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*[[Stone County, Missouri|Stone]]
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*[[Taney County, Missouri|Taney]]
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*[[Webster County, Missouri|Webster]]
  
 
== Resources  ==
 
== Resources  ==
  
==== Cemeteries  ====
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==== [http://christiancomogenealogy.org/index.php?option=com_k2&view=item&layout=item&id=634&Itemid=19 Cemeteries]  ====
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==== Census ====
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{{Census|Missouri}}
  
 
==== Church  ====
 
==== Church  ====
  
==== Court  ====
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==== [http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~moccl/Circuit_Court.html Court] ====
  
 
==== Land  ====
 
==== Land  ====
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*&nbsp;[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~moccl/Patentees/Patentees.html &nbsp;]'''[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~moccl/Patentees/Patentees.html Patents]'''
  
 
==== Local Histories  ====
 
==== Local Histories  ====
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*''[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~moccl/CCMo1st100/ccfirst100.htm Christian County: Its First One Hundred Years]''
  
 
==== Maps  ====
 
==== Maps  ====
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*Map of [http://www.histopolis.com/Place/US/MO/Christian_County Christian County townships] (Histopolis)<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 Christian County. The city of St. Louis is not included in this collection.<br>
  
 
==== Military  ====
 
==== Military  ====
  
 
==== Newspapers  ====
 
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*Christian County, Missouri Genealogy's website has some [http://christiancomogenealogy.org/index.php?option=com_k2&view=item&layout=item&id=1204&Itemid=8 Christian County obituaries] available online.
  
 
==== Probate  ====
 
==== Probate  ====
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==== Vital Records  ====
 
==== Vital Records  ====
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===== '''''Births'''''  =====
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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>
  
 
== Societies and Libraries&nbsp;  ==
 
== Societies and Libraries&nbsp;  ==
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==== Family History Centers<br>  ====
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*[[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.  
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*USGenWeb project. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select the state, then the county. &nbsp;[http://christiancomogenealogy.org/ Christian County.]
*[http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=localitydetails&subject=202930&subject_disp=Missouri%2C+Christian&columns=*,0,0 Family History Library Catalog.]
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*{{FHL|Missouri%2C+Christian|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}
  
 
== References  ==
 
== References  ==
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<references />{{Missouri|Missouri}}
  
 
[[Category:Christian_County,_Missouri]]
 
[[Category:Christian_County,_Missouri]]

Revision as of 19:16, 31 December 2012

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Online Records


County Courthouse

Christian County Courthouse
100 W Church; PO Box 549
Ozark, MO 65721-0549
Phone: 417.581.6372 

Clerk Cicuit Court and Recorder has marriage, divorce, court
and land records; Probate Office has probate records[1]

History

Parent County

1859--Christian County was created 8 March 1859 from GreeneTaney and Webster Counties.County seat: Ozark [2]

Boundary Changes

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

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Census

For tips on accessing Christian 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

References

  1. Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Christian County, Missouri. Page 399 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).