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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)
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[http://www.courtreference.com/Mercer-County-Missouri-Courts.htm Mercer County Courthouse]<br>802 E Main Street<br>Princeton, MO 64673<br>Phone: 660.748.34215&nbsp;<br><br>County Clerk has birth&nbsp;records 1883-1894 and death records<br>1883-1891; Clerk Circuit Court has marriage,&nbsp;divorce, court<br>&nbsp;land records; Circuit Court, division 2, has probate records<ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Mercer County, Missouri. Page 403 {{WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.</ref>
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Revision as of 20:20, 31 December 2012

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Online Records


County Courthouse

Mercer County Courthouse
802 E Main Street
Princeton, MO 64673
Phone: 660.748.34215 

County Clerk has birth records 1883-1894 and death records
1883-1891; Clerk Circuit Court has marriage, divorce, court
 land records; Circuit Court, division 2, has probate records[1]


History

Parent County

1845--Mercer County was created 14 February 1845 from Grundy County. County seat: Princeton [2]

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. Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Mercer County, Missouri. Page 403 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).