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{{Missouri-stub}}''[[United States|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Missouri|Missouri]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Linn County, Missouri|Linn County]]''
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{{Missouri-stub}}''[[United States|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Missouri|Missouri]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Linn_County,_Missouri|Linn County]]''  
  
Linn County; 108 N High; Linneus, MO 64653; Ph. 660.895.5417 Details: (Co Clk has incomplete b & d rec 1883-1888; Co Redr has m & land rec from 1842; Clk Cir Ct has div rec 1837; Pro Office has pro rec from 1840)
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| county = Linn County  
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| state = Missouri
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| founded year = 1837
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| founded date = January 6
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| seat = Linneus
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| building address = Linn County Courthouse<br>108 N High<br>Linneus, MO 64653<br>Phone: 660.895.5417<br>[http://www.courtreference.com/Linn-County-Missouri-Courts.htm '''Linn County Website'''] }}
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== County Courthouse  ==
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<br>&nbsp;<br><br>County Clerk has incomplete birth and death records 1883-1888; <br>County Recorder has marriage and land records from 1842; <br>Clerk Circuit&nbsp;Court has divorce records 1837; Probate Office has <br>probate records from 1840<ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Linn County, Missouri. Page 402 {{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 Linn County [http://www.n2genealogy.com/missouri/mo-maps.html border changes] at N2Genealogy.
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See an interactive map of Linn County [http://www.n2genealogy.com/missouri/mo-maps.html border changes] at N2Genealogy.  
  
 
==== Record Loss  ====
 
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==== Local Histories  ====
 
==== Local Histories  ====
  
[http://books.google.com/books?id=B30UAAAAYAAJ ''The history of Linn county, Missouri: An encyclopedia of useful information''] (1882) is available online free from Google Books.
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[http://books.google.com/books?id=B30UAAAAYAAJ ''The history of Linn county, Missouri: An encyclopedia of useful information''] (1882) is available online free from Google Books.  
  
 
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== Societies and Libraries  ==
 
== Societies and Libraries  ==
  
==== Family History Centers<br> ====
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*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]
 
*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]
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== References  ==
 
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Revision as of 03:01, 27 February 2013

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Linn County, Missouri
Map
Map of the U.S. highlighting Missouri
Location of Missouri in the U.S.
Facts
Founded January 6, 1837
County Seat Linneus
Courthouse
Address Linn County Courthouse
108 N High
Linneus, MO 64653
Phone: 660.895.5417
Linn County Website


County Courthouse


 

County Clerk has incomplete birth and death records 1883-1888;
County Recorder has marriage and land records from 1842;
Clerk Circuit Court has divorce records 1837; Probate Office has
probate records from 1840[1]

History

Parent County

1837--Linn County was created 6 January 1837 from Chariton County. County seat: Linneus [2]

Boundary Changes

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

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

rootsweb has a great list of Linn County cemeteries with directions.

http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~molinn/lccem.html

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

The history of Linn county, Missouri: An encyclopedia of useful information (1882) is available online free from Google Books.

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), Linn County, Missouri. Page 402 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).