Moniteau County, Missouri Genealogy
Guide to Moniteau County Missouri genealogy. Birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military records.
|Moniteau County, Missouri|
Location of Missouri in the U.S.
|Founded||February 14, 1845|
|Address|| Moniteau County Courthouse|
200 East Main Street
California, Mo 65018
Moniteau County Website
- 1 County Courthouse
- 2 History
- 3 Places/Localities
- 4 Resources
- 5 Societies and Libraries
- 6 Web Sites
- 7 References
Recorder of deeds has marriage and land records
from 1845; Probate Court has probate records
- See an interactive map of Moniteau County border changes at N2Genealogy.
- The State Historical Society of Missouri has information on historical Missouri place names for all Missouri Counties.
- 1852-1876 - Assumption Church, Cedron, Baptism Index 1852-1876. Batch C515001 at FamilySearch - free.
- 1884-1885 - Assumption Church, Cedron, Marriage Index 1884-1885. Batch M515001 at FamilySearch - free.
St. Andrew's, Tipton
- 1849-1876 - St. Andrew's Church, Tipton, Baptism Index 1849-1876. Batch C511851 at FamilySearch - free.
- 1851-1876 - St. Andrew's Church, Tipton, Marriage Index 1851-1876. Batch M511851 at FamilySearch - free.
- Map of Moniteau County townships (Histopolis)
- The University of Missouri Digital Library has digital copies of Missouri county plat books (ca. 1930) for all Missouri counties including Moniteau County. The city of St. Louis is not included in this collection.
- Newspaperarchive.com ($) has historical newspapers available on-line. Their database has Jefferson City newspapers from the early 1900's that covered local news that included residents from Moniteau County communities.
- 1845-1885 - Moniteau County Birth Index, Volume 1, 1845-1885. Batch C515451 at FamilySearch - free.
- 1883-1894 - Moniteau County Birth Index, Volume 1, 1883-1894. Batch C515453 at FamilySearch - free.
- 1845-1885 - Moniteau County Marriage Book 1 Index 1845-1885. Batch M515451 at FamilySearch - free.
- 1861-1885 - Moniteau County Marriage Books 2 thru 4 Index 1861-1885. Batch M515452 at FamilySearch - free.
- Missouri State Archives provides on-line access to Missouri Death Certificates more than 50 yrs old starting in 1910.
- 1883-1887 - Moniteau County Death Index, Volume 1, 1883-1887. Batch B515453 at FamilySearch - free.
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), Moniteau County, Missouri. Page 403 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/d/d8/Igimissourij.pdf.