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{{Missouri-stub}}''[[United States|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Missouri|Missouri]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Dent_County,_Missouri|Dent County]]''<br>
  
Dent County; 400 N Main St; Salem, MO 6556; Ph. 573.729.4144 Details: (Courthouse burned in 1864 destroying some rec) (Clk Cir Ct has m, div &amp; ct rec; Clk Mag Ct has pro rec; Co Redr has land rec)
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| county = Dent County
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| state = Missouri
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| founded year = 1851
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| founded date = February 10
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| seat = Salem
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| building address = Dent County Courthouse<br>400 N Main Street<br>Salem, MO 6556<br>Phone: 573.729.4144 <br>[http://www.salemmo.com/county/dentcounty.asp '''Dent County Website'''] }}
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== County Courthouse ==
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<br>Clerk Circuit Court has marriage, divorce, and court records; <br>Clerk Magistrate Court&nbsp;has probate records; County Recorder<br>land records<ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Dent County, Missouri. Page 400 {{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 Dent County [http://www.n2genealogy.com/missouri/mo-maps.html border changes] at N2Genealogy.
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See an interactive map of Dent County [http://www.n2genealogy.com/missouri/mo-maps.html border changes] at N2Genealogy.  
  
 
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== Societies and Libraries  ==
 
== Societies and Libraries  ==
  
==== Family History Centers<br> ====
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==== Family History Centers<br> ====
  
 
*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]
 
*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]
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== References  ==
 
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Revision as of 01:43, 22 February 2013

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Online Records



Dent County, Missouri
Map
Map of the U.S. highlighting Missouri
Location of Missouri in the U.S.
Facts
Founded February 10, 1851
County Seat Salem
Courthouse
Address Dent County Courthouse
400 N Main Street
Salem, MO 6556
Phone: 573.729.4144
Dent County Website


County Courthouse


Clerk Circuit Court has marriage, divorce, and court records;
Clerk Magistrate Court has probate records; County Recorder
land records[1]

History

Parent County

1851--Dent County was created 10 February 1851 from Crawford and Shannon Counties. County seat: Salem [2]

Boundary Changes

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

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Census

For tips on accessing Dent 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), Dent County, Missouri. Page 400 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).