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{{Missouri-stub}}''[[United States|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Missouri|Missouri]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Randolph County, Missouri|Randolph County]]''
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''[[United States|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Missouri]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]'' '''Randolph County'''  
  
== History  ==
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==== Parent County  ====
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'''1829--'''Randolph County was created 22 January 1829 from [[Chariton County, Missouri|Chariton]] County. '''County seat:''' Huntsville <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
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== County Courthouse  ==
  
==== Boundary Changes  ====
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[http://www.randolphcounty-mo.com/ Randolph County Courthouse]<br>110 S Main Street<br>Huntsville, MO 65259<br>Phone: 660.277.4717&nbsp;<br><br>County Recorder has marriage&nbsp;and land records; <br>Clerk Circuit Court has divorce records; Probate<br>Court has probate records<ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Randolph County, Missouri. Page 404 {{WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.</ref>
 
 
*See an interactive map of Randolph County [http://www.n2genealogy.com/missouri/mo-maps.html border changes] at N2Genealogy.
 
  
 
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== Places/Localities  ==
 
== Places/Localities  ==
 
*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 Missouri Counties.<br>
 
  
 
==== Populated Places  ====
 
==== Populated Places  ====
  
 
==== Neighboring Counties  ====
 
==== Neighboring Counties  ====
 
*[[Audrain County, Missouri|Audrain]]
 
*[[Boone County, Missouri|Boone]]
 
*[[Chariton County, Missouri|Chariton]]
 
*[[Howard County, Missouri|Howard]]
 
*[[Macon County, Missouri|Macon]]
 
*[[Monroe County, Missouri|Monroe]]
 
*[[Shelby County, Missouri|Shelby]]
 
  
 
== Resources  ==
 
== Resources  ==
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==== Cemeteries  ====
 
==== Cemeteries  ====
  
==== Census ====
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==== City Directories ====
 
 
{{Census|Missouri}}
 
 
 
==== Church ====
 
  
 
==== Court  ====
 
==== Court  ====
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==== Local Histories  ====
 
==== Local Histories  ====
 
==== Maps  ====
 
 
Map of [http://www.histopolis.com/Place/US/MO/Randolph_County Randolph County townships] (Histopolis)<br>
 
 
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 Randolph County. The city of St. Louis is not included in this collection.<br>
 
  
 
==== Military  ====
 
==== Military  ====
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===== Civil War  =====
 
===== Civil War  =====
  
===== Civil War Battle =====
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===== Civil War Battles =====
 
 
The following Civil War Battle was fought in Randolf County
 
 
 
January 8, 1862 = [http://www.nps.gov/hps/abpp/battles/mo011.htm Roan's Tan Yard]<ref>Heritage Preservation Services, [http://www.nps.gov/hps/abpp/battles/mo011.htm Civil War Battle Summaries by State], (accessed 15 August 2012)</ref> also Known as Silver Creek&nbsp;
 
 
 
[http://www.nps.gov/hps/abpp/battles/MOmap.htm Map] showing Civil War battles in Missouri
 
  
 
==== Newspapers  ====
 
==== Newspapers  ====
 
[http://www.newspaperarchive.com/ Newspaperarchive.com] ($) has historical newspapers available on-line. Their database has [http://www.newspaperarchive.com/BrowseLocations.aspx?cntry=7&st=58&ci=18996 Moberly newspapers] from the early 1900's that covered local news on Randolph County residents as well as residents from surrounding counties. Free access to this database is provided at some libraries.<br>
 
  
 
==== Probate  ====
 
==== Probate  ====
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===== '''''Marriages'''''  =====
 
===== '''''Marriages'''''  =====
 
===== '''''Deaths'''''  =====
 
 
*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  ==
  
[http://www.little-dixie.lib.mo.us/ Little Dixie Regional Libraires] (Randolph and Monroe counties)
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==== Family History Centers ====
 
 
==== Family History Centers ====
 
 
 
*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]
 
*[[Moberly Missouri Family History Center]]
 
 
 
== Web Sites  ==
 
  
*USGenWeb project. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select the state, then the county.
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== Websites  ==
*{{FHL|Missouri%2C+Randolph|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}
 
  
 
== References  ==
 
== References  ==
  
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[[Category:Randolph_County,_Missouri|Category Randolph County Missouri]]
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Revision as of 21:13, 31 December 2012

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Online Records


County Courthouse

Randolph County Courthouse
110 S Main Street
Huntsville, MO 65259
Phone: 660.277.4717 

County Recorder has marriage and land records;
Clerk Circuit Court has divorce records; Probate
Court has probate records[1]

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

City Directories

Court

Land

Local Histories

Military

Civil War
Civil War Battles

Newspapers

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

Births
Marriages

Societies and Libraries

Family History Centers

Websites

References

  1. Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Randolph County, Missouri. Page 404 At various libraries (WorldCat); FHL Book 973 D27e 2002.