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Marion County; 100 S Main St; Palmyra, MO 63461; Ph. 573.769.2549 Details: (Clk Cir Ct has m, div, ct & land rec from 1827 & mil dis rec; Pro Ct has pro rec)
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== County Courthouse ==
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Marion County Courthouse<br> 100 S Main Street<br> Palmyra, MO 63461<br> Phone: 573.769.2549&nbsp;<br><br>Clerk Circuit&nbsp;Court has marriage, divorce, court <br>and land records from 1827 and military discharge<br>records; Probate&nbsp;Court has probate&nbsp;records
  
 
== History  ==
 
== History  ==
  
[[Image:Francis Marion.JPG|thumb|right|379px]]  
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[[Image:Francis Marion.JPG|thumb|right|379px|Francis Marion.JPG]]  
  
 
The county is named after "The Swamp Fox" Revolutionary War [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Francis_Marion Brigadier General Francis Marion ](c1732-1795).<ref>[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Francis_Marion "Francis Marion,"] Wikipedia.</ref>  
 
The county is named after "The Swamp Fox" Revolutionary War [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Francis_Marion Brigadier General Francis Marion ](c1732-1795).<ref>[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Francis_Marion "Francis Marion,"] Wikipedia.</ref>  
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==== Boundary Changes  ====
 
==== Boundary Changes  ====
  
See an interactive map of Marion County [http://www.n2genealogy.com/missouri/mo-maps.html border changes] at N2Genealogy.
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See an interactive map of Marion County [http://www.n2genealogy.com/missouri/mo-maps.html border changes] at N2Genealogy.  
  
 
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== Resources  ==
 
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==== Cemeteries ====
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*[http://billiongraves.com/pages/cemetery/cemetery.php?cemetery_id=62787 Mount Olivet Cemetery, Hannibal] BillionGraves
 
*[http://billiongraves.com/pages/cemetery/cemetery.php?cemetery_id=62787 Mount Olivet Cemetery, Hannibal] BillionGraves
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== Societies and Libraries  ==
 
== Societies and Libraries  ==
  
==== Family History Centers ====
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==== Family History Centers ====
  
*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]
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*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]  
 
*[[Hannibal Missouri Family History Center]]
 
*[[Hannibal Missouri Family History Center]]
  
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== References  ==
 
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Revision as of 15:35, 28 September 2012

Template:Missouri-stubUnited States Gotoarrow.png Missouri Gotoarrow.png Marion County


County Courthouse

Marion County Courthouse
100 S Main Street
Palmyra, MO 63461
Phone: 573.769.2549 

Clerk Circuit Court has marriage, divorce, court
and land records from 1827 and military discharge
records; Probate Court has probate records

History

Francis Marion.JPG

The county is named after "The Swamp Fox" Revolutionary War Brigadier General Francis Marion (c1732-1795).[1]

Parent County

1822--Marion County was created 14 December 1822 from Ralls County. County seat: Palmyra [2]

Boundary Changes

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

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Church

LDS Ward and Branch Records

  • Hannibal

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. "Francis Marion," Wikipedia.
  2. The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).