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== County Courthouse ==
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Mercer County; 802 E Main St; Princeton, MO 64673; Ph. 660.748.34215 Details: (Courthouse burned 24 Mar 1898 & nearly all rec of the Cir Clk &U Redr, Treas & Sheriff were destroyed or badly damaged; rec in office of Pro Judge &Co Clk were saved but many were badly damaged) (Co Clk has b rec 1883-1894 & d rec 1883-1891; Clk Cir Ct has m, div, ct &U land rec; Cir Ct, division 2, has pro rec)
  
 
== History  ==
 
== History  ==

Revision as of 21:15, 10 September 2012

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

Mercer County; 802 E Main St; Princeton, MO 64673; Ph. 660.748.34215 Details: (Courthouse burned 24 Mar 1898 & nearly all rec of the Cir Clk &U Redr, Treas & Sheriff were destroyed or badly damaged; rec in office of Pro Judge &Co Clk were saved but many were badly damaged) (Co Clk has b rec 1883-1894 & d rec 1883-1891; Clk Cir Ct has m, div, ct &U land rec; Cir Ct, division 2, has pro rec)

History

Parent County

1845--Mercer County was created 14 February 1845 from Grundy County. County seat: Princeton [1]

Boundary Changes

  • See an interactive map of Mercer 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. The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).