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==== Parent County  ====
 
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'''1843--'''Putnam County was created 22 February 1843&nbsp;from [[Linn County, Missouri|Linn]] County. '''County seat:''' Unionville <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>  
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Putnam County was formed in 1845 from Sullivan County. '''County seat:''' Unionville <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
  
 
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Revision as of 13:56, 7 August 2011

Template:Missouri-stubUnited States Gotoarrow.png Missouri Gotoarrow.png Putnam County

County Courthouse

See the following:

History

Israel Putnam.JPG

The county is named after Revolutionary War Major General Israel Putnam (1718-1790).[1]

Parent County

Putnam County was formed in 1845 from Sullivan County. County seat: Unionville [2]

Boundary Changes

See an interactive map of Putnam County border changes at N2Genealogy.

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

For information on Putnam County townships, see:

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

General:
Specific cemeteries:
  • Cason Family Cemetery (FHL book 973 V3g, film 599835 item 2; Vol. 5, pg. 214)

Church

Court

Genealogies and Biographies

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Miscellaneous

Newspapers

Current:

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

Births
Marriages
Deaths

Societies and Libraries

Web Sites

References

  1. "Putnam County, Missouri," Wikipedia.
  2. The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).