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''[[United States|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Missouri|Missouri]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Phelps_County,_Missouri|Phelps County]]''
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Guide to '''Phelps County Missouri genealogy.''' Birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military records.
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{{Infobox U.S. County
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| county = Phelps County
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| state = Missouri
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| founded year = 1857
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| founded date = November 13
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| seat = Rolla
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| building address = Phelps County Courthouse<br> 200 N Main Street FL 1; <br>Rolla, MO 65401<br>Phone: 573.364.1891<br>[http://www.phelpscounty.org/ '''Phelps County Website'''] }}
  
 
== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
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<br>&nbsp;<br><br>County Clerk has marriage, divorce, court and <br>land records from 1857 and probate records<ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Phelps County, Missouri. Page 404 {{WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.</ref>
  
 
== History  ==
 
== History  ==
  
 
==== Parent County  ====
 
==== Parent County  ====
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'''1857--'''Phelps County was created 13 November 1857&nbsp;from [[Crawford County, Missouri|Crawford]],&nbsp;[[Pulaski County, Missouri|Pulaski]] and&nbsp;[[Maries County, Missouri|Maries]] Counties. '''County seat:''' Rolla <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 Phelps 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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*[[Crawford County, Missouri|Crawford]]
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*[[Dent County, Missouri|Dent]]
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*[[Gasconade County, Missouri|Gasconade]]
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*[[Maries County, Missouri|Maries]]
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*[[Pulaski County, Missouri|Pulaski]]
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*[[Texas County, Missouri|Texas]]
  
 
== Resources  ==
 
== Resources  ==
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==== Maps  ====
 
==== Maps  ====
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*Map of [http://www.histopolis.com/Place/US/MO/Phelps_County Phelps 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 Phelps County. The city of St. Louis is not included in this collection.<br>
  
 
==== Military  ====
 
==== Military  ====
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*There is an index for the State Federal Soldiers' Home in St. James, Mo. in Marie Concannon's ''Index of residents State Federal Soldiers' Home of Missouri, St. James, Missouri, 1899-1946'' ({{FHL|977.8 M22|disp=FamilySearch}}) ([http://www.worldcat.org/search?q=ti%3AState+Federal+Soldiers%27+Home+Missouri Worldcat]). The home was provided for indigent Union veterans of the Civil War, their wives, widows, and army nurses.
  
 
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==== Vital Records  ====
 
==== Vital Records  ====
  
== Societies and Libraries&nbsp; ==
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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>
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== Societies and Libraries  ==
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==== Family History Centers  ====
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*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]
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*[[Rolla Missouri Family History Center]]
  
 
== 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.  
*Family History Library Catalog. Salt Lake City, Utah.
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*{{FHL|Missouri%2C+Phelps|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}
  
 
== References  ==
 
== References  ==
  
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Revision as of 21:20, 15 March 2013

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Guide to Phelps County Missouri genealogy. Birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military records.

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Online Records



Phelps County, Missouri
Map
Map of the U.S. highlighting Missouri
Location of Missouri in the U.S.
Facts
Founded November 13, 1857
County Seat Rolla
Courthouse
Address Phelps County Courthouse
200 N Main Street FL 1;
Rolla, MO 65401
Phone: 573.364.1891
Phelps County Website


County Courthouse


 

County Clerk has marriage, divorce, court and
land records from 1857 and probate records[1]

History

Parent County

1857--Phelps County was created 13 November 1857 from CrawfordPulaski and Maries Counties. County seat: Rolla [2]

Boundary Changes

  • See an interactive map of Phelps County border changes at N2Genealogy.

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

  • There is an index for the State Federal Soldiers' Home in St. James, Mo. in Marie Concannon's Index of residents State Federal Soldiers' Home of Missouri, St. James, Missouri, 1899-1946 (FamilySearch) (Worldcat). The home was provided for indigent Union veterans of the Civil War, their wives, widows, and army nurses.

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), Phelps 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).
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