Osage County, Missouri Genealogy

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County Courthouse

History

Parent County

1841--Osage County was created 29 January 1841 from Gasconade County. County seat: Linn [1]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities


          To see a list of places in Osage County, click on [Show], in the bar above.

Osage County Historical Society has information on historic places from Gasconade, Maries & Osage Counties including sources and links to historic maps.

Resources

Cemeteries

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Maps of townships (Histopolis)

The University of Missouri Digital Library has digital copies of Missouri county plat books for all Missouri counties including Osage County. The city of St. Louis is not included in this collection.

Military

Newspapers

Newspaperarchive.com ($) has historical newspapers available on-line. Their database has Jefferson City newspapers from the early 1900's that covered local news on residents from Osage County communities. Some libraries provide free access to this database under the name Access Newspaper Archive.

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

Births
Marriages
Deaths

Societies and Libraries

Osage County Historical Society

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).