Dunklin County, Missouri Genealogy
Guide to Dunklin County Missouri genealogy. Birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military records.
|Dunklin County, Missouri|
Location of Missouri in the U.S.
|Founded||February 14, 1845|
|Address|| Dunklin County Courthouse|
PO Box 188
Kennett, MO 63857-0188
Dunklin County Website
- 1 County Courthouse
- 2 History
- 3 Places/Localities
- 4 Resources
- 5 Societies and Libraries
- 6 Web Sites
- 7 References
Recorder Deeds has marriage and land records;
Clerk Circuit Court has divorce and court records;
Probate Judge has probate records
See an interactive map of Dunklin County border changes at N2Genealogy.
- The State Historical Society of Missouri has information on historical Missouri place names for all 114 Missouri Counties.
- Clay County, Arkansas
- Craighead County, Arkansas
- Greene County, Arkansas
- Mississippi County, Arkansas
- New Madrid
- Map of Dunklin County townships (Histopolis)
- The University of Missouri Digital Library has digital copies of Missouri county plat books (ca. 1930) for all Missouri counties including Dunklin County. The city of St. Louis is not included in this collection.
- 1872-1885 - Dunklin County Marriage Books 1 and 2 Index 1872-1885. Batch M514901 at FamilySearch - free.
- Missouri State Archives provides on-line access to Missouri Death Certificates more than 50 yrs old starting in 1910.
Societies and Libraries
Family History Centers
- USGenWeb project. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select the state, then the county.
- Family History Library Catalog
- 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.
- The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).
- Genealogical Society of Utah, Parish and Vital Records List (July 1998). Microfiche. Digital version at https://www.familysearch.org/learn/wiki/en/images/5/5a/Igimissouria.pdf.