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''[[United States|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Missouri|Missouri]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Dunklin_County,_Missouri|Dunklin County]]''
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Guide to '''Dunklin 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 = Dunklin County
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| state = Missouri
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| founded year = 1845
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| founded date = February 14
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| seat = Kennett
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| building address = Dunklin County Courthouse<br> PO Box 188<br>Kennett, MO 63857-0188<br>Phone: 573.888.2796<br>[http://publicrecords.onlinesearches.com/MO_Dunklin.htm '''Dunklin County Website'''] }}
  
 
== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
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<br><br>Recorder Deeds has marriage and land records; <br>Clerk Circuit Court has divorce and court records;<br>Probate Judge has probate records<ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Dunklin 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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==== Parent County  ====
 
==== Parent County  ====
  
'''1845--'''Dunklin County was created from Stoddard County. '''County seat:''' Kennett <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
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'''1845--'''Dunklin County was created 14 February 1845&nbsp;from [[Stoddard County, Missouri|Stoddard ]]County. '''County seat:''' Kennett <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 Dunklin County [http://www.n2genealogy.com/missouri/mo-maps.html border 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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*[[Butler County, Missouri|Butler]]
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*[[Clay County, Arkansas|Clay County, Arkansas]]
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*[[Craighead County, Arkansas|Craighead County, Arkansas]]
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*[[Greene County, Arkansas|Greene County, Arkansas]]
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*[[Mississippi County, Arkansas|Mississippi County, Arkansas]]
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*[[New Madrid County, Missouri|New Madrid]]
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*[[Pemiscot County, Missouri|Pemiscot]]
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*[[Stoddard County, Missouri|Stoddard]]
  
 
== Resources  ==
 
== Resources  ==
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==== Maps  ====
 
==== Maps  ====
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*Map of [http://www.histopolis.com/Place/US/MO/Dunklin_County Dunklin 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 Dunklin County. The city of St. Louis is not included in this collection.<br>
  
 
==== Military  ====
 
==== Military  ====
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==== Vital Records  ====
 
==== Vital Records  ====
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===== '''''Births'''''  =====
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===== '''''Marriages'''''  =====
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===== '''''Deaths'''''  =====
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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  ==
 
== Societies and Libraries  ==
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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.  
 
*USGenWeb project. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select the state, then the county.  
*[http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=localitydetails&subject=203010&subject_disp=Missouri%2C+Dunklin&columns=*,0,0 Family History Library Catalog]
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*{{FHL|Missouri%2C+Dunklin|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}
  
 
== References  ==
 
== References  ==
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Revision as of 21:54, 15 March 2013

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

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Online Records



Dunklin County, Missouri
Map
Map of the U.S. highlighting Missouri
Location of Missouri in the U.S.
Facts
Founded February 14, 1845
County Seat Kennett
Courthouse
Address Dunklin County Courthouse
PO Box 188
Kennett, MO 63857-0188
Phone: 573.888.2796
Dunklin County Website


County Courthouse



Recorder Deeds has marriage and land records;
Clerk Circuit Court has divorce and court records;
Probate Judge has probate records[1]

History

Parent County

1845--Dunklin County was created 14 February 1845 from Stoddard County. County seat: Kennett [2]

Boundary Changes

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

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

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), Dunklin 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).
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