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{{Missouri-stub}}''[[United States|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Missouri|Missouri]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Pemiscot_County,_Missouri|Pemiscot County]]''  
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{{Infobox U.S. County
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| county = Pemiscot County
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| state = Missouri
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| founded year = 1851
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| founded date = February 19
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| seat = Caruthersville
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| building address = Pemiscot County Courthouse<br> 610 Ward Avenue<br>Caruthersville, MO 63830<br>Phone: 573.333.4203<br>[http://www.courtreference.com/Pemiscot-County-Missouri-Courts.htm  '''Pemiscot County Website'''] }}
  
 
== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
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<br><br>Recorder Deeds has miltary and land records from 1883; <br>Clerk Circuit Court has divorce and court records from 1890; <br>Probate Judge has probate records<ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Pemiscot County, Missouri. Page 404 {{WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.</ref>
  
 
== History  ==
 
== History  ==
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==== Parent County  ====
 
==== Parent County  ====
  
'''1851--'''Pemiscot County was created 19 February 1851&nbsp;from [[New_Madrid_County,_Missouri|New Madrid]] County. '''County seat:''' Caruthersville <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
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'''1851--'''Pemiscot County was created 19 February 1851&nbsp;from [[New Madrid County, Missouri|New Madrid]] County. '''County seat:''' Caruthersville <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>  
  
 
==== Boundary Changes  ====
 
==== Boundary Changes  ====
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*See an interactive map of Pemiscot County [http://www.n2genealogy.com/missouri/mo-maps.html border changes] at N2Genealogy.
  
 
==== Record Loss  ====
 
==== Record Loss  ====
  
 
== Places/Localities  ==
 
== Places/Localities  ==
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*The [http://shs.umsystem.edu/index.shtml State Historical Society of Missouri] has information on [http://shs.umsystem.edu/manuscripts/ramsay/ramsay.html historical Missouri place names] for all 114 Missouri Counties.<br>
  
 
==== Populated Places  ====
 
==== Populated Places  ====
  
 
==== Neighboring Counties  ====
 
==== Neighboring Counties  ====
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*[[Dunklin County, Missouri|Dunklin]]
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*[[Dyer County, Tennessee|Dyer County, Tennessee]]
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*[[Lake County, Tennessee|Lake County, Tennessee]]
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*[[Mississippi County, Arkansas|Mississippi County, Arkansas]]
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*[[New Madrid County, Missouri|New Madrid]]
  
 
== Resources  ==
 
== Resources  ==
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==== Maps  ====
 
==== Maps  ====
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*Map of [http://www.histopolis.com/Place/US/MO/Pemiscot_County Pemiscot County townships] (Histopolis)<br>
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*The [http://digital.library.umsystem.edu/ University of Missouri Digital Library] has digital copies of [http://digital.library.umsystem.edu/cgi/i/image/image-idx/cgi/i/image/image-idx?sid=7474c95ce6e68ec22a63efb27869515c;page=index;c=platic Missouri county plat books] {{nowrap|(ca. 1930)}} for all Missouri counties including Pemiscot County. The city of St. Louis is not included in this collection.<br>
  
 
==== Military  ====
 
==== Military  ====
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==== Vital Records  ====
 
==== Vital Records  ====
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===== '''''Births'''''  =====
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*Missouri State Archives provides on-line access to [http://www.sos.mo.gov/archives/resources/deathcertificates/ Missouri Death Certificates] more than 50 yrs old starting in 1910.<br>
  
 
== Societies and Libraries  ==
 
== Societies and Libraries  ==
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==== Family History Centers<br>  ====
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*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]
  
 
== Web Sites  ==
 
== Web Sites  ==
  
 
*USGenWeb project. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select the state, then the county.  
 
*USGenWeb project. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select the state, then the county.  
*[http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=localitydetails&subject=203329&subject_disp=Missouri%2C+Pemiscot&columns=*,0,0 Family History Library Catalog]
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*{{FHL|Missouri%2C+Pemiscot|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}
  
 
== References  ==
 
== References  ==
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Revision as of 01:44, 28 February 2013

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Online Records



Pemiscot County, Missouri
Map
Map of the U.S. highlighting Missouri
Location of Missouri in the U.S.
Facts
Founded February 19, 1851
County Seat Caruthersville
Courthouse
Address Pemiscot County Courthouse
610 Ward Avenue
Caruthersville, MO 63830
Phone: 573.333.4203
Pemiscot County Website


County Courthouse



Recorder Deeds has miltary and land records from 1883;
Clerk Circuit Court has divorce and court records from 1890;
Probate Judge has probate records[1]

History

Parent County

1851--Pemiscot County was created 19 February 1851 from New Madrid County. County seat: Caruthersville [2]

Boundary Changes

  • See an interactive map of Pemiscot 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), Pemiscot County, Missouri. Page 404 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).