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Guide to '''Scotland County, Missouri ancestry, family history, and genealogy''' birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military records.
 
  
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Guide to '''Scotland County, Missouri ancestry, genealogy and family history''', birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military records.
  
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<center>{{Infobox U.S. County 2016
| founded year = 1841
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|organized=  January 29,  1841
| founded date = January 29
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|county seat= Memphis
| seat = [[Memphis, Missouri|Memphis]]  
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|parent county= [[Lewis County, Missouri Genealogy|Lewis]]<ref>''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Missouri. {{WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.</ref>
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| building address = Scotland County Courthouse<br> 117 S Market Street<br>Memphis, MO 63555<br>Phone: 660.465.7027<br>[http://www.scotlandcountymo.org/ '''Scotland County Website'''] }}  
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|county1= [[Adair County, Missouri Genealogy|Adair]]
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|county2= [[Clark County, Missouri Genealogy|Clark]]
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|county3= [[Davis County, Iowa Genealogy|Davis (IA)]]
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|county4= [[Knox County, Missouri Genealogy|Knox]]
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|county5= [[Schuyler County, Missouri Genealogy|Schuyler]]
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|county6= [[Van Buren County, Iowa Genealogy|Van Buren (IA)]]</br><center>[[Scotland County, Missouri Genealogy#Maps and Gazetteers|See County Maps]]</center>
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== County Information ==
  
=== County Information  ===
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=== Description ===
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The county was named for Scotland. The County is located in the northeast area of the state. <ref>Wikipedia contributors, "Scotland County," in ''Wikipedia: the Free Encyclopedia'', https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Scotland_County,_Missouri, accessed 17 Sept 2018.</ref>
  
==== Scotland County, Missouri Record Dates  ====
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=== County Courthouse ===
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{{MO Courthouse Intro|Scotland}}
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'''Scotland County Courthouse'''<br> 117 S. Market Street<br>Memphis, MO 63555<br>Phone: 660-465-7027<br>[http://www.scotlandcountymo.org/ Scotland County Website]<br><br>
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County Clerk has birth and death records 1883-1889.<br>
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Clerk of the Circuit Court has marriage, divorce, court and land records from 1841.<br>
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Probate Judge has probate records from 1841.<ref>''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Missouri. {{WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.</ref>
  
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=== Scotland County, Missouri Record Dates  ===
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{{MO Record Dates Intro|Scotland}}
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| bgcolor="#e4d8e5" align="center" colspan="7" | <center>'''Known Beginning Dates for Major County Records'''<ref>''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Scotland County, Missouri. Page 397-407 {{WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}; Alice Eichholz, ed. Ancestry’s Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources, Third ed. (Provo, Utah: Ancestry, 2004), 393-397.</ref></center>
 
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| width="100%" bgcolor="#e4d8e5" align="center" colspan="6" | <center>'''Beginning Dates for Major County Records'''<ref>Alice Eichholz, Ancestry’s Red Book: American State, County and Town Sources, Revised ed. (Salt Lake City: Ancestry, 1992), 422-438. At various libraries (WorldCat); FHL Book 973 D27rb 1992</ref></center>
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| width="14.2%" bgcolor="#e4d8e5" align="center" | '''[[Scotland County, Missouri Genealogy#Birth|Birth*]]'''
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| width="14.2%" bgcolor="#e4d8e5" align="center" | '''[[Scotland County, Missouri Genealogy#Marriage|Marriage]]'''
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| width="14.2%" bgcolor="#e4d8e5" align="center" | '''[[Scotland County, Missouri Genealogy#Death|Death*]]'''
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| width="14.2%" bgcolor="#e4d8e5" align="center" | '''[[Scotland County, Missouri Genealogy#Court Records|Court]]'''
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| width="14.2%" bgcolor="#e4d8e5" align="center" | '''[[Scotland County, Missouri Genealogy#Land and Property Records|Land]]'''
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| width="14.2%" bgcolor="#e4d8e5" align="center" | '''[[Scotland County, Missouri Genealogy#Probate Records|Probate]]'''
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| width="14.2%" bgcolor="#e4d8e5" align="center" | '''[[Scotland County, Missouri Genealogy#Census Records|Census]]'''
 
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| width="16.6%" bgcolor="#e4d8e5" align="center" | '''[[Scotland County, Missouri Genealogy#Vital_Records|Birth]]'''
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| width="14.2%" align="center" |1883
| width="16.6%" bgcolor="#e4d8e5" align="center" | '''[[Scotland County, Missouri Genealogy#Vital_Records|Marriage]]'''
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| width="14.2%" align="center" |1841
| width="16.6%" bgcolor="#e4d8e5" align="center" | '''[[Scotland County, Missouri Genealogy#Vital_Records|Death]]'''
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| width="14.2%" align="center" |1883
| width="16.6%" bgcolor="#e4d8e5" align="center" | '''[[Scotland County, Missouri Genealogy#Census|Census]]'''
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| width="14.2%" align="center" |1841
| width="16.6%" bgcolor="#e4d8e5" align="center" | [[Scotland County, Missouri Genealogy#Land|'''Land''']]
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| width="14.2%" align="center" |1841
| width="16.6%" bgcolor="#e4d8e5" align="center" | '''[[Scotland County, Missouri Genealogy#Probate|Probate]]'''
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| width="14.2%" align="center" |1841
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| width="14.2%" align="center" |1830
 
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| width="16.6%" align="center" | 1883
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| colspan="7"| <center>Statewide registration started in 1910 for births and deaths. General compliance for births by 1927 and deaths by 1911. </center>
| width="16.6%" align="center" | 1841
 
| width="16.6%" align="center" | 1883
 
| width="16.6%" align="center" | 1850
 
| width="16.6%" align="center" | 1836
 
| width="16.6%" align="center" | 1842
 
 
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== County Courthouse  ==
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=== Record Loss ===
 
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<br>County Clerk has birth and death records 1883-1889; Clerk of the Circuit Court has marriage, divorce, court and land records from 1841; Probate Judge has probate records from 1841.<ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Scotland County, Missouri. Page 405 {{WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.</ref>
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== History  ==
 
 
 
==== Parent County  ====
 
 
 
'''1841'''  Scotland County was created 29 January 1841 from [[Lewis County, Missouri Genealogy|Lewis]] County. '''County seat:''' Memphis <ref>''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
 
 
 
==== Boundary Changes  ====
 
 
 
For animated maps illustrating Missouri county boundary changes, [http://www.mapofus.org/missouri/ "Rotating Formation Missouri County Boundary Maps"] (1804-1889) may be viewed for free at the MapofUS.org website.
 
 
 
==== Record Loss  ====
 
 
 
 
There is no known history of courthouse disasters in this county.
 
There is no known history of courthouse disasters in this county.
  
== Places/Localities ==
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=== Boundary Changes ===
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{{MO Boundary Changes Intro|Scotland}}
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*'''1841''' Scotland County was created January 29, 1841 from [[Lewis County, Missouri Genealogy|Lewis]] County.
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*'''County seat:''' Memphis<ref>''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Missouri. {{WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.</ref><br>
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For animated maps illustrating Missouri county boundary changes, [http://www.mapofus.org/missouri/ "Rotating Formation Missouri County Boundary Maps"] (1804-1889) may be viewed for free at the MapofUS.org website.
  
'''Town/city records in the FamilySearch Catalog'''
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=== Populated Places ===
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{{MO Populated Places Intro|Scotland}}
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The following are locations in Scotland County, Missouri:
  
*{{FHL|United States, Missouri, Scotland, Granger|place|disp=Granger}}
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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.
*{{FHL|United States, Missouri, Scotland, Hitt|place|disp=Hitt}}
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=== History Timeline ===
*{{FHL|United States, Missouri, Scotland, Jefferson Township|place|disp=Jefferson Township}}
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{{MO Historical Timeline Intro|Scotland}}
*{{FHL|United States, Missouri, Scotland, Memphis|place|disp=Memphis}}
 
*{{FHL|United States, Missouri, Scotland, Rutledge|place|disp=Rutledge}}
 
  
*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>
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== Resources ==
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{{MO Resources Intro|Scotland}}
  
==== Populated Places  ====
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=== Bible Records ===
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{{MO Bible Intro|Scotland}}
  
==== Neighboring Counties ====
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=== Biographies ===
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{{MO Biographies Intro|Scotland}}
  
[[Adair County, Missouri Genealogy|Adair]] {{•}} [[Clark County, Missouri Genealogy|Clark]] {{•}} [[Davis County, Iowa Genealogy|Davis County, Iowa]] {{•}} [[Knox County, Missouri Genealogy|Knox]] {{•}} [[Schuyler County, Missouri Genealogy|Schuyler]] {{•}} [[Van Buren County, Iowa Genealogy|Van Buren County, Iowa]]
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=== Business, Commerce, and Occupations ===
{{MOScotland, Missouri Clickable Neighbors}}
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{{MO Business Records Intro|Scotland}}
== Resources  ==
 
  
==== Cemeteries ====
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=== Cemeteries ===
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{{MO Cemeteries Intro|Scotland}}
  
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| width="30%" bgcolor="#E0E0E0" align="center" | '''Tombstone Transcriptions Online'''
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| colspan="2" bgcolor="#E0E0E0" style="border:1px solid black"| <center>'''Cemeteries of Scotland County, Missouri''' online and in print</center>
| width="30%" bgcolor="#E0E0E0" align="center" | '''Tombstone Transcriptions in Print'''
 
| width="30%" bgcolor="#E0E0E0" align="center" | '''List of Cemeteries in the county'''
 
 
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| bgcolor="#F0F0F0" | [http://findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gsr&GSfn=&GSmn=&GSln=&GSbyrel=all&GSby=&GSdyrel=all&GSdy=&GScntry=4&GSst=26&GScnty=1495&GSgrid=&df=all&GSob=n Findagrave.com]
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| width="25%" bgcolor="#E0E0E0" style="border:1px solid black" | <center>'''Tombstone Transcriptions Online'''</center>
| bgcolor="#F0F0F0" | {{FHL|463909|subject-id|disp=Family History Library}}
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| bgcolor="#F0F0F0" | [http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=csr&CScn=&CScntry=4&CSst=26&CScnty=1495 Findagrave.com]
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* [https://www.findagrave.com/memorial Findagrave.com]
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* [http://www.scotland.mogenweb.org/cemeteries.htm MOGenWeb]
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* [http://www.usgwarchives.net/mo/scotland/scotcem.htm MOGenWeb Archives]
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* [http://www.usgwtombstones.org/missouri/scotland.htm Tombstone Project]
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* [http://missourigravestones.org/cemeteries.php?selected_cid=94 MOGravestones]
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* [http://www.epodunk.com/cgi-bin/localList.php?local=20663&locTGroup=Cemeteries&direction=down&sec=0&qty=46&stateAbbv=&stateName= EPodunk]
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*[https://billiongraves.com/search# Billion Graves]
 
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| bgcolor="#F0F0F0" | [http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~moscotla/cemeteries.htm MOGenWeb]
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| width="25%" bgcolor="#E0E0E0" style="border:1px solid black" | <center>'''Tombstone Transcriptions in Print''' ([[The Value of Cemetery Records in Print |Often more complete]])</center>
| bgcolor="#F0F0F0" | [http://www.worldcat.org/search?q=su%3Acemetery+Scotland+Missouri&qt=results_page WorldCat]
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| bgcolor="#F0F0F0" | [https://billiongraves.com/search/results?year_range=5&action=search_cemetery&exact=true&country=United%20States&state=Missouri&county=Scotland&cemetery_name=a#/ Billion Graves]
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* {{FHL|463909|subject-id|disp=Family History Library}}
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* [http://www.worldcat.org/search?q=su%3Acemetery+Scotland+Missouri&qt=results_page WorldCat]
 
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| bgcolor="#F0F0F0" | [http://www.usgwarchives.net/mo/scotland/scotcem.htm MOGenWeb Archives]
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| width="25%" bgcolor="#E0E0E0" style="border:1px solid black" |<center>'''List of Cemeteries in the County'''</center>
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* [https://www.findagrave.com/cemetery-browse/USA/Missouri/Scotland-County?id=county_1495 Findagrave.com]
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* [https://billiongraves.com/search/cemetery Billion Graves]
 
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| bgcolor="#F0F0F0" | [http://www.usgwtombstones.org/missouri/scotland.htm Tombstone Project]
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| colspan="2" bgcolor="#E0E0E0" style="border:1px solid black"| <center>See '''[[Missouri Cemeteries]]''' for more information</center>
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| bgcolor="#F0F0F0" | [http://missourigravestones.org/cemeteries.php?selected_cid=94 MOGravestones]
 
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| bgcolor="#F0F0F0" | [http://www.epodunk.com/cgi-bin/localList.php?local=20663&locTGroup=Cemeteries&direction=down&sec=0&qty=46&stateAbbv=&stateName= EPodunk]
 
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| bgcolor="#F0F0F0" |[https://billiongraves.com/pages/search/# Billion Graves]
 
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| bgcolor="#F0F0F0" colspan="3" | See [[Missouri Cemeteries| Missouri Cemeteries]] for more information.
 
 
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*[http://www.accessgenealogy.com/cemetery/missouri-cemetery-records-adair-to-christian.htm Missouri Cemeteries] Missouri Access Genealogy
 
*[http://www.accessgenealogy.com/cemetery/missouri-cemetery-records-adair-to-christian.htm Missouri Cemeteries] Missouri Access Genealogy
  
==== Census ====
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=== Census Records ===
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{{MO Census Intro|Scotland}}
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*'''1732-1933''' {{RecordSearch|2075262|Missouri State and Territorial Census Records, 1732-1933}} at [https://familysearch.org/search FamilySearch] — index and images
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{{Census|Missouri}}
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=== Church Records ===
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{{MO Church Intro|Scotland}}
  
{{Census|Missouri}}  
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=== Court Records ===
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{{MO Court Intro|Scotland}}
  
==== Church  ====
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*'''1800-1991''' {{RecordSearch|2060668|Missouri, County Marriage, Naturalization, and Court Records, 1800-1991}} at [https://familysearch.org FamilySearch] — index and images
  
{{MO Church Intro}}  
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=== Directories ===
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{{MO Directories Intro|Scotland}}
  
==== Court ====
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=== Emigration and Immigration ===
*'''1800 - 1991''' {{RecordSearch|2060668|Missouri, County Marriage, Naturalization, and Court Records, 1800-1991}} at [https://familysearch.org FamilySearch] — index and images
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{{MO Emigration Intro|Scotland}}
  
==== Land  ====
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=== Ethnic, Political, and Religious Groups ===
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{{MO Ethnic Groups Intro|Scotland}}
  
{{MO Land}}  
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=== Funeral Homes  ===
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{{MO Funeral Homes Intro|Scotland}}
  
==== Local Histories ====
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=== Genealogies ===
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{{MO Genealogies Intro|Scotland}}
  
{{MO History}}  
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=== Guardianship ===
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{{MO Guardianship Intro|Scotland}}
  
*''History of Lewis, Clark, Knox and Scotland Counties, Missouri&nbsp;: from the earliest time to the present...family records...''. St. Louis&nbsp;: Goodspeed, 1887.
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=== Land and Property Records ===
**Online at [https://dcms.lds.org/delivery/DeliveryManagerServlet?dps_pid=IE1020067 FamilySearch] (Free)
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{{MO Land Intro|Scotland}}
*"Odds &amp; ends''. Scotland County Genealogical Society quarterly newsletter (Missouri) - v. 17-19 (2003-2005) - v. 19, no. 4 (Oct. 2005).''
 
**Online at [https://dcms.lds.org/delivery/DeliveryManagerServlet?dps_pid=IE76555 FamilySearch] (Free)
 
  
==== Maps  ====
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{{MO Land}}
  
[[Image:Moscotland.jpg|right|300px|Moscotland.jpg]]
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=== Local Histories ===
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{{MO Histories Intro|Scotland}}
  
*[http://www.mapofus.org/missouri/ Maps of Missouri (1804-1889)]
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{{MO History}}
*[http://www.historygeo.com/search/ Family Maps of {{PAGENAME}}] (land patent maps) at HistoryGeo.com ($). Free surname search.
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*''History of Lewis, Clark, Knox and Scotland Counties, Missouri : from the earliest time to the present''. 1887. St. Louis : Goodspeed. Available online at [https://dcms.lds.org/delivery/DeliveryManagerServlet?from=fhd&dps_pid=IE1020067 FamilySearch]
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*''Odds &amp; Ends''.  Scotland County Genealogical Society quarterly newsletter (Missouri) - v. 17-19 (2003-2005) - v. 19, no. 4 (Oct. 2005).  Available online at [https://dcms.lds.org/delivery/DeliveryManagerServlet?from=fhd&dps_pid=IE76555 FamilySearch]
  
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=== Maps and Gazetteers ===
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{{MO Neighboring Counties Intro|county={{MO Scotland County}}}}
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{{MO Maps Intro|Scotland}}
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*[http://www.mapofus.org/missouri/ Maps of Missouri (1804-1889)]
 
*Map of [http://www.histopolis.com/Place/US/MO/Scotland_County Scotland County townships] (Histopolis)<br>
 
*Map of [http://www.histopolis.com/Place/US/MO/Scotland_County Scotland 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 Scotland County. The city of St. Louis is not included in this collection.<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 Scotland County. The city of St. Louis is not included in this collection.<br>
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=== Migration ===
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{{MO Migration Intro|Scotland}}
  
==== Military ====
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=== Military Records ===
*'''1900 - 1941''' {{RecordSearch|2576872|Missouri, Pre-WWII Adjutant General Enlistment Contracts, 1900-1941}} at [https://familysearch.org/search FamilySearch] — images
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{{MO Military Intro|Scotland}}
  
===== Civil War  =====
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*'''1900-1941''' {{RecordSearch|2576872|Missouri, Pre-WWII Adjutant General Enlistment Contracts, 1900-1941}} at [https://www.familysearch.org/search FamilySearch] — images
  
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==== Civil War ====
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{{MO Civil War Intro|Scotland}}
 
'''''Online Records'''''
 
'''''Online Records'''''
*'''1861 - 1865'''  {{RecordSearch|1932374|Missouri, Civil War Service Records of Confederate Soldiers, 1861-1865}} at [https://familysearch.org/search FamilySearch] — index  
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*'''1861-1865'''  {{RecordSearch|1932374|Missouri, Civil War Service Records of Confederate Soldiers, 1861-1865}} at [https://www.familysearch.org/search FamilySearch] — index
*'''1861 - 1865'''  {{RecordSearch|1932408|Missouri, Civil War Service Records of Union Soldiers, 1861-1865}} at [https://familysearch.org/search FamilySearch] — index  
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*'''1861-1865'''  {{RecordSearch|1932408|Missouri, Civil War Service Records of Union Soldiers, 1861-1865}} at [https://www.familysearch.org/search FamilySearch] — index
*{{RecordSearch|1865475|Missouri, Confederate Pension Applications and Soldiers Home Applications}} at [https://familysearch.org/search FamilySearch] — images
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*'''1911-1938'''  {{RecordSearch|1865475|Missouri, Confederate Pension Applications and Soldiers Home Applications, 1911-1938}} at [https://familysearch.org/search FamilySearch] — index and images
  
 
'''''Regiments'''''
 
'''''Regiments'''''
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===== World War II =====
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==== World War II ====
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{{MO World War II Intro|Scotland}}
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*'''1941-1946'''  {{RecordSearch|2392705|Missouri, Reports of Separation Notices, 1941-1946}} at [https://www.familysearch.org/search FamilySearch] — index
  
*'''1941 - 1946''' - {{RecordSearch|2392705|Missouri, Reports of Separation Notices, 1941-1946}} at [https://familysearch.org/search FamilySearch] — index and images
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=== Naturalization and Citizenship ===
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{{MO Naturalization Intro|Scotland}}
  
==== Naturalization and Citizenship ====
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*'''1800-1991''' {{RecordSearch|2060668|Missouri, County Marriage, Naturalization, and Court Records, 1800-1991}} at [https://www.familysearch.org/search FamilySearch] — index
*'''1800 - 1991''' {{RecordSearch|2060668|Missouri, County Marriage, Naturalization, and Court Records, 1800-1991}} at [https://familysearch.org/search FamilySearch] — index
 
  
==== Newspapers ====
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=== Newspapers ===
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{{MO Newspapers Intro|Scotland}}
  
 
{{MO Newspaper Abstracts|Scotland}}
 
{{MO Newspaper Abstracts|Scotland}}
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=== Obituaries ===
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{{MO Obituaries Intro|Scotland}}
  
==== Probate  ====
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=== Other Records ===
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{{MO Other Records Intro|Scotland}}
  
{{MO Probate Intro}}
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=== Periodicals ===
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{{MO Periodicals Intro|Scotland}}
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=== Probate Records ===
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{{MO Probate Intro|Scotland}}
  
 
'''Online Probate Records'''
 
'''Online Probate Records'''
*'''1750 - 1988''' {{RecordSearch|2399107|Missouri Probate Records 1750-1998}} at [https://familysearch.org FamilySearch] — images
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*'''1750-1988''' {{RecordSearch|2399107|Missouri Probate Records 1750-1998}} at [https://familysearch.org FamilySearch] — images
*'''1766 - 1988''' [http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=9071 Missouri Wills and Probate Records 1766-1988] at [http://home.ancestry.com/ Ancestry.com] — index and images $
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*'''1766-1988''' [http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=9071 Missouri Wills and Probate Records 1766-1988] at [http://home.ancestry.com/ Ancestry] — index and images ($)
  
==== Taxation  ====
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=== School Records ===
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{{MO Schools Intro|Scotland}}
  
{{MO Tax Intro}}  
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=== Tax Records ===
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{{MO Tax Intro|Scotland}}
  
==== Vital Records ====
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=== Vital Records ===
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{{MO Vital Intro|Scotland}}
  
{{MO Vital Intro}}  
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==== Birth ====
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{{MO Birth Intro|Scotland}}
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*'''1817-1939''' {{RecordSearch|2524491|Missouri Births, 1817-1939}} at [https://familysearch.org/search FamilySearch] — index
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*'''1827-1935''' {{RecordSearch|1680833|Missouri, Births and Christenings, 1827-1935}} at [https://familysearch.org/ FamilySearch] — index
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*'''1851-1910''' [http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=1170 Missouri Birth Records, 1851-1910] at [http://home.ancestry.com/ Ancestry] — index/images ($)
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*'''1865'''  Scotland County Birth Index 1865. Batch {{IGI|C515791}} at FamilySearch.<ref>Genealogical Society of Utah, ''Parish and Vital Records List'' (July 1998). Microfiche. Digital version at https://www.familysearch.org/wiki/en/images/f/f4/Igimissourir.pdf.</ref>
  
===== '''''Births'''''  =====
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==== Marriage ====
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{{MO Marriage Intro|Scotland}}
  
*'''1827 - 1935''' {{RecordSearch|1680833|Missouri, Births and Christenings, 1827-1935}} at [https://familysearch.org/ FamilySearch.org] — index  
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*'''1750-1920''' {{RecordSearch|1680838|Missouri, Marriages, 1750-1920}} at [https://familysearch.org/ FamilySearch] — index
*'''1851 - 1910''' [http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=1170 Missouri Birth Records, 1851-1910] at [http://home.ancestry.com/ Ancestry.com] — index/images $  
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*'''1776-1988''' [https://search.findmypast.com/search-world-records/united-states-marriages?state=missouri%2cmo Missouri, United States Marriages] at [http://findmypast.com/ FindMyPast] — index $
*'''1865''' Scotland County Birth Index 1865. Batch {{IGI|C515791}} at FamilySearch - free.<ref>Genealogical Society of Utah, ''Parish and Vital Records List'' (July 1998). Microfiche. Digital version at https://www.familysearch.org/learn/wiki/en/images/f/f4/Igimissourir.pdf.</ref>
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*'''1800-1991''' {{RecordSearch|2060668|Missouri, County Marriage, Naturalization, and Court Records, 1800-1991}} at [https://familysearch.org FamilySearch] — index and images
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*'''1805-2002''' [http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=1171 Missouri, Marriage Records, 1805-2002] at [http://home.ancestry.com/ Ancestry] ($)
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*'''1841-1885''' Scotland County Marriage Index 1841-1885. Batch {{IGI|M515791}} at FamilySearch.
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*'''1850''' [http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=2094 Missouri Marriages to 1850] at [http://home.ancestry.com/ Ancestry] — index ($)
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*'''1881-1885''' Scotland County Marriage Index 1881-1885. Batch {{IGI|M515792}} at FamilySearch.
  
===== '''''Marriages'''''  =====
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==== Death ====
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{{MO Death Intro|Scotland}}
  
*'''1750 - 1920''' {{RecordSearch|1680838|Missouri, Marriages, 1750-1920}} at [https://familysearch.org/ FamilySearch.org] — index  
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*'''1834-1910''' [http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=1172 Missouri, Death Records, 1834-1910] at [http://home.ancestry.com/ Ancestry] — index/images ($)
*'''1800 - 1991''' {{RecordSearch|2060668|Missouri, County Marriage, Naturalization, and Court Records, 1800-1991}} at [https://familysearch.org FamilySearch] — index and images
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*'''1867-1976''' {{RecordSearch|1680837|Missouri, Deaths and Burials, 1867-1976}} at [https://familysearch.org/ FamilySearch] — index
*'''1805 - 2002''' [http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=1171 Missouri, Marriage Records, 1805-2002] at [http://home.ancestry.com/ Ancestry.com] $
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*'''1883-1889''' Scotland County Death Index 1883-1889. Batch {{IGI|B515483}} at FamilySearch.
*'''1841 - 1885''' Scotland County Marriage Index 1841-1885. Batch {{IGI|M515791}} at FamilySearch - free.</ref>
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*'''1883-1930''' {{RecordSearch|2448947|Missouri Deaths, 1883-1930}} at [https://familysearch.org/search FamilySearch] — index and images
*'''1850''' [http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=2094 Missouri Marriages to 1850] at [http://home.ancestry.com/ Ancestry.com] — index $
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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.
*'''1881 - 1885''' Scotland County Marriage Index 1881-1885. Batch {{IGI|M515792}} at FamilySearch - free.
 
  
===== '''''Deaths'''''  =====
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==== Divorce ====
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{{MO Divorce Intro|Scotland}}
  
*'''1834 - 1910''' [http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=1172 Missouri, Death Records, 1834-1910] at [http://home.ancestry.com/ Ancestry.com] — index/images $
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== Research Facilities ==
*'''1867 - 1976''' {{RecordSearch|1680837|Missouri, Deaths and Burials, 1867-1976}} at [https://familysearch.org/ FamilySearch.org] — index
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{{MO Research Facilities Intro|Scotland}}
*'''1883 - 1889''' Scotland County Death Index 1883-1889. Batch {{IGI|B515483}} at FamilySearch - free.
 
*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>
 
  
== Genealogy Societies, Archives and Libraries  ==
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=== Archives ===
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{{MO Archives Intro|Scotland}}
  
*[http://www.genealogyinc.com/missouri/mo-society-archive/ List of Missouri Archives, Libraries, Publications, Historical &amp; Genealogical Societies]
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=== Family History Centers ===
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{{Family History Centers Intro}}
  
==== Family History Centers ====
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=== Libraries ===
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{{MO Libraries Intro|Scotland}}
  
{{FamilySearch Centers Intro}}
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=== Museums ===
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{{MO Museums Intro|Scotland}}
  
==== Societies ====
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== Societies ==
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{{MO Societies Intro|Scotland}}
  
*Scotland County Genealogical Society<br>P.O. Box 232<br>Memphis, MO 63555<br> [http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~moscotla/scgs.htm Website]<br>
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*'''Scotland County Genealogical Society'''<br>P.O. Box 232<br>Memphis, MO 63555<br> [http://sites.rootsweb.com/~moscotla/scgs.htm Website]
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*'''Scotland County Historical Society'''<br> P.O. Box 263<br> 311 S Main Street<br> Memphis, MO 63555<br> Phone: 660-465-2259
  
*Scotland County Historical Society<br> P.O. Box 263<br> 311 S Main Street<br> Memphis, MO 63555<br> Phone: 660-465-2259<br>
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== Websites ==
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{{MO Websites Intro|Scotland}}
  
==== Libraries ====
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*  [http://mdh.deepwebaccess.com/mdh/result-list/fullRecord:scotland+county/ Missouri Digital Heritage]. Free. digital images of many types of records from institutions across the State
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*  [http://sites.rootsweb.com/~moscotla/index.htm MOGenWeb]. Free. Data may be submitted by individuals or complete transcriptions
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*  [http://www.usgwarchives.net/mo/scotland/scotland.htm USGenWeb Archives]. Free. Data may be submitted by individuals or may be complete transcriptions
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*{{FHL Place IDNum|203426|Missouri|Scotland}}. Free. - The FamilySearch catalog contains descriptions and access information for all genealogical materials (including books, online materials, microfilm, microfiche, and publications) in their collection.  Use [https://familysearch.org/search/ Historical Records] to search for specific individuals in genealogical records
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*  [https://web.archive.org/web/20150516022618/http://resources.rootsweb.ancestry.com/USA/MO/Schuyler/ RootsWeb resources]. Free. Data may be submitted by individuals or may be complete transcriptions
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*  [http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/MO/Scotland/ Linkpendium]. Free. Click links. Some sites they link to may have fees ($)
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*  [http://www.cyndislist.com/us/mo/counties/scotland/ CyndisList]. Free. Click links. Some sites they link to may have fees ($)
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*  [http://www.genealogyinc.com/missouri/scotland-county/ StateofUS]. Free. family history resources and government records
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* [http://ldsgenealogy.com/MO/Scotland-County.htm Missouri Genealogy]. Free. Click links. Some sites they link to may have fees ($)
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== Research Guides ==
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{{MO Research Guides Intro|Scotland}}
  
*Scotland County Memorial Library<br>306 W. Madison<br>Memphis, Mo 63555<br>Phone: 660-465-7042<br>[http://scotland.lib.mo.us/content/genealogy-links Website]<br>
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== References ==
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<references />
  
==== Websites  ====
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{{Missouri|Missouri}}
 
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[[Category:Scotland_County,_Missouri]]
{{WA Websites Intro}}  
 
 
 
{| width="100%" cellspacing="1" cellpadding="5" border="1"
 
|-
 
| width="100%" bgcolor="#ADFF85" colspan="3" | <center>'''Sites with online indexes or images of records''' </center>
 
|-
 
| width="30%" | [http://mdh.deepwebaccess.com/mdh/result-list/fullRecord:scotland+county/ Missouri Digital Heritage]
 
| width="10%" | Free
 
| digital images of many types of records from institutions across the State
 
|-
 
| width="30%" | [http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~moscotla/index.htm MOGenWeb]  
 
| width="10%" | Free
 
| width="60%" | Data may be submitted by individuals or complete transcriptions
 
|-
 
| width="30%" | [http://www.usgwarchives.net/mo/scotland/scotland.htm USGenWeb Archives]  
 
| width="10%" | Free
 
| width="60%" | Data may be submitted by individuals or may be complete transcriptions
 
|}
 
  
{| width="100%" cellspacing="1" cellpadding="5" border="1"
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[[Category:Missouri_Counties]]
|-
 
| width="100%" bgcolor="#94FFFF" colspan="3" | <center>'''Sites that search for links pertaining to {{PAGENAME}}''' </center>
 
|-
 
| width="30%" | [http://resources.rootsweb.ancestry.com/USA/MO/Scotland/ RootsWeb resources]
 
| width="10%" | Free
 
| width="60%" | Data may be submitted by individuals or may be complete transcriptions
 
|-
 
| width="30%" | [http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/MO/Scotland/ Linkpendium]
 
| width="10%" | Free
 
| width="60%" | Click links. Some sites they link to may have fees ($)
 
|-
 
| width="30%" | [http://www.cyndislist.com/us/mo/counties/scotland/ CyndisList]
 
| width="10%" | Free
 
| width="60%" | Click links. Some sites they link to may have fees ($)
 
|-
 
| width="30%" | [http://www.genealogyinc.com/missouri/scotland-county/ StateofUS]
 
| width="10%" | Free
 
| width="60%" | family history resources and government records
 
|-
 
| width="30%" | [http://ldsgenealogy.com/MO/Scotland-County.htm Missouri Genealogy]
 
| width="10%" | Free
 
| width="60%" | Click links. Some sites they link to may have fees ($)
 
|}
 
 
 
{| width="100%" cellspacing="1" cellpadding="5" border="1"
 
|-
 
| width="100%" bgcolor="#FFFF66" colspan="2" | <center>'''Major catalogs for ''hard copy'' collections of {{PAGENAME}}''' <br>Books, microfilm, or manuscripts of genealogical records</center>
 
|-
 
| width="30%" | [https://familysearch.org/search/catalog/results?count=20&placeId=203291&query=%2Bplace%3A%22United%20States%2C%20Missouri%2C%20Scotland%22 FamilySearch catalog]
 
| width="70%" | Select topics. To select towns, add a comma to the search box.
 
|-
 
| width="30%" | [http://www.worldcat.org/title/scotland-county-missouri WorldCat]
 
| width="70%" | To find nearby libraries that have specific items, see [[WorldCat Online Catalog]].
 
|-
 
| width="30%" | [http://www.acpl.lib.in.us/ Allen County Public Library]
 
| width="70%" | Major genealogy resource library, located in Indiana. On home page enter "Scotland Missouri" and search catalog.
 
|-
 
| width="30%" | [http://msa.library.net/ Missouri State Archives Library]
 
| width="%70%" | catalog; from this page you must search "Scotland County"
 
|-
 
| width="100%" colspan="2" | <center>'''See also''' [[{{PAGENAME}}#Genealogy_Societies.2C_Archives_and_Libraries|local libraries]] and [[Missouri Archives and Libraries]]</center>
 
|}
 
 
 
{| width="100%" cellspacing="1" cellpadding="5" border="1"
 
|-
 
| width="100%" bgcolor="#FAEBD7" colspan="3" | <center>'''Social networking sites pertaining to {{PAGENAME}}''' </center>
 
|-
 
| width="30%" | [https://plus.google.com/u/0/communities/100347390989583743440 Google+]
 
| width="70%" | Missouri Genealogy Network Community
 
|-
 
| width="30" | [https://www.facebook.com/search/more/?q=Missouri%20Genealogy&sid=0.6922872586034933 Facebook]
 
| width="70%" | list of groups from "Missouri Genealogy" search (including one for Scotland County)
 
|}
 
 
 
== References  ==
 
 
 
<references />{{Missouri|Missouri}}
 
 
 
[[Category:Scotland_County,_Missouri]]
 

Revision as of 21:19, 9 May 2019

Guide to Scotland County, Missouri ancestry, genealogy and family history, birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military records.

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County Facts
County seat: Memphis
Organized: January 29, 1841
Parent County(s): Lewis[1]
Neighboring Counties
Adair  • Clark  • Davis (IA)  • Knox  • Schuyler  • Van Buren (IA)
See County Maps
Courthouse
MissouriScotlandCourthouse.jpg
Location Map
Missouri Scotland County Map.svg.png
Adoption

County Information[edit | edit source]

Description[edit | edit source]

The county was named for Scotland. The County is located in the northeast area of the state. [2]

County Courthouse[edit | edit source]

Scotland County Courthouse
117 S. Market Street
Memphis, MO 63555
Phone: 660-465-7027
Scotland County Website

County Clerk has birth and death records 1883-1889.
Clerk of the Circuit Court has marriage, divorce, court and land records from 1841.
Probate Judge has probate records from 1841.[3]

Scotland County, Missouri Record Dates[edit | edit source]

Information for this chart was taken from various sources, often containing conflicting dates. This information should be taken as a guide and should be verified by contacting the county and/or the state government agency.

Known Beginning Dates for Major County Records[4]
Birth* Marriage Death* Court Land Probate Census
1883 1841 1883 1841 1841 1841 1830
Statewide registration started in 1910 for births and deaths. General compliance for births by 1927 and deaths by 1911.

Record Loss[edit | edit source]

There is no known history of courthouse disasters in this county.

Boundary Changes[edit | edit source]

  • 1841 Scotland County was created January 29, 1841 from Lewis County.
  • County seat: Memphis[5]

For animated maps illustrating Missouri county boundary changes, "Rotating Formation Missouri County Boundary Maps" (1804-1889) may be viewed for free at the MapofUS.org website.

Populated Places[edit | edit source]

The following are locations in Scotland County, Missouri:

History Timeline[edit | edit source]

Resources[edit | edit source]

Bible Records[edit | edit source]

Biographies[edit | edit source]

Business, Commerce, and Occupations[edit | edit source]

Cemeteries[edit | edit source]

Cemeteries of Scotland County, Missouri online and in print
Tombstone Transcriptions Online
Tombstone Transcriptions in Print (Often more complete)
List of Cemeteries in the County
See Missouri Cemeteries for more information

Census Records[edit | edit source]

For tips on accessing Scotland County, Missouri Genealogy census records online, see: Missouri Census.

Church Records[edit | edit source]

Church records and the information they provide vary significantly depending on the denomination and the record keeper. They may contain information about members of the congregation, such as age, date of baptism, christening, or birth; marriage information and maiden names; and death date. For general information about Missouri denominations, view the Missouri Church Records wiki page.

Court Records[edit | edit source]

Directories[edit | edit source]

Emigration and Immigration[edit | edit source]

Ethnic, Political, and Religious Groups[edit | edit source]

Funeral Homes[edit | edit source]

Genealogies[edit | edit source]

Guardianship[edit | edit source]

Land and Property Records[edit | edit source]

Land and property records can place an ancestor in a particular location, provide economic information, and reveal family relationships. Land records include: deeds, abstracts and indexes, mortgages, leases, grants and land patents.

See Missouri Land and Property for information about records of land transfers from the government to private ownership. After that transfer, transactions were usually recorded and are currently housed at the county courthouse.

Local Histories[edit | edit source]

Local histories are available for Scotland County, Missouri Genealogy. County histories may include biographies, church, school and government history, and military information. For more information about local histories, see the Wiki page section Missouri Local Histories.

  • History of Lewis, Clark, Knox and Scotland Counties, Missouri : from the earliest time to the present. 1887. St. Louis : Goodspeed. Available online at FamilySearch
  • Odds & Ends. Scotland County Genealogical Society quarterly newsletter (Missouri) - v. 17-19 (2003-2005) - v. 19, no. 4 (Oct. 2005). Available online at FamilySearch

Maps and Gazetteers[edit | edit source]

Davis CountyVan Buren CountyClark CountyLewis CountyKnox CountyAdair CountySchuyler CountyMO SCOTLAND.PNG
Click a neighboring county
for more resources

Migration[edit | edit source]

Military Records[edit | edit source]

Civil War[edit | edit source]

Online Records

Regiments

Service men in Scotland County, Missouri served in various regiments. Men often joined a company (within a regiment) that originated in their county. Listed below are companies that were specifically formed in Scotland County, Missouri:

- 69th Regiment, Enrolled Missouri Milita (Union), Company F
- 29th Regiment, Enrolled Missouri Militia (Union), Company E
- 29th Regiment, Enrolled Missouri Militia (Union), Company F
- 29th Regiment, Enrolled Missouri Militia (Union), Company G
- 12th Regiment, Missouri Cavalry (Union), Company M
- 39th Regiment, Missouri Infantry (Union), Company I
- 29th Regiment, Enrolled Missouri Militia (Union), Company A
- 29th Regiment, Enrolled Missouri Militia (Union), Company B

- 29th Regiment, Enrolled Missouri Militia (Union), Company C
- 29th Regiment, Enrolled Missouri Militia (Union), Company D
- 29th Regiment, Enrolled Missouri Militia (Union), Company H
- 29th Regiment, Enrolled Missouri Militia (Union), Company I
- 29th Regiment, Enrolled Missouri Militia (Union), Company L
- 2nd Provisional Regiment, Enrolled Missouri Militia (Union), Company L
- 30th Regiment, Enrolled Missouri Militia (Union), Company A

World War II[edit | edit source]

Naturalization and Citizenship[edit | edit source]

Newspapers[edit | edit source]

Additional newspapers abstracts can sometimes be found using search phrases such as Scotland County, Missouri Genealogy newspapers in online catalogs like:

Obituaries[edit | edit source]

Other Records[edit | edit source]

Periodicals[edit | edit source]

Probate Records[edit | edit source]

Probate records include wills, bonds, petitions, accounts, inventories, administrations, orders, decrees, and distributions. For further information, see United States Probate Records.

In Missouri, probate records have usually been recorded by the clerks of the probate courts, but in some counties the common pleas or circuit courts handled this function. They are frequently indexed.

Online Probate Records

School Records[edit | edit source]

Tax Records[edit | edit source]

Taxes were levied on free white males over 21 and slaves aged 21 to 60. These persons are referred to as "polls." Tax listings, or digests, of a county generally list the taxable landowners and other polls and the amount of tax. The records for each county are divided by militia district. For more information see the wiki page Missouri Taxation.

Vital Records[edit | edit source]

Vital Records consist of births, adoptions, marriages, divorces, and deaths. For additional guidance on researching and using vital records, see United States Vital Records or How to order Missouri Vital Records.

St. Louis and Kansas City recorded births and deaths starting as early as 1850 for deaths and 1870 for births.  The Missouri Department of Health began keeping birth and death records in 1909. County records vary by year and the county. A copy or an extract of most original records can be purchased from the Missouri Vital Records State Department of Health, the County Clerk's office or order electronically online.

Birth[edit | edit source]

Marriage[edit | edit source]

Death[edit | edit source]

Divorce[edit | edit source]

Research Facilities[edit | edit source]

Archives[edit | edit source]

Family History Centers[edit | edit source]

Family History Centers provide one-on-one assistance and free access to premium genealogical websites. In addition, many centers have free how-to genealogy classes.

Libraries[edit | edit source]

Museums[edit | edit source]

Societies[edit | edit source]

  • Scotland County Genealogical Society
    P.O. Box 232
    Memphis, MO 63555
    Website
  • Scotland County Historical Society
    P.O. Box 263
    311 S Main Street
    Memphis, MO 63555
    Phone: 660-465-2259

Websites[edit | edit source]

  • Missouri Digital Heritage. Free. digital images of many types of records from institutions across the State
  • MOGenWeb. Free. Data may be submitted by individuals or complete transcriptions
  • USGenWeb Archives. Free. Data may be submitted by individuals or may be complete transcriptions
  • FamilySearch Catalog . Free. - The FamilySearch catalog contains descriptions and access information for all genealogical materials (including books, online materials, microfilm, microfiche, and publications) in their collection.  Use Historical Records to search for specific individuals in genealogical records
  • RootsWeb resources. Free. Data may be submitted by individuals or may be complete transcriptions
  • Linkpendium. Free. Click links. Some sites they link to may have fees ($)
  • CyndisList. Free. Click links. Some sites they link to may have fees ($)
  • StateofUS. Free. family history resources and government records
  • Missouri Genealogy. Free. Click links. Some sites they link to may have fees ($)

Research Guides[edit | edit source]

References[edit | edit source]

  1. Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Missouri. At various libraries (WorldCat); FHL Book 973 D27e 2002.
  2. Wikipedia contributors, "Scotland County," in Wikipedia: the Free Encyclopedia, https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Scotland_County,_Missouri, accessed 17 Sept 2018.
  3. Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Missouri. At various libraries (WorldCat); FHL Book 973 D27e 2002.
  4. Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Scotland County, Missouri. Page 397-407 At various libraries (WorldCat); FHL Book 973 D27e 2002; Alice Eichholz, ed. Ancestry’s Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources, Third ed. (Provo, Utah: Ancestry, 2004), 393-397.
  5. Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Missouri. At various libraries (WorldCat); FHL Book 973 D27e 2002.
  6. Genealogical Society of Utah, Parish and Vital Records List (July 1998). Microfiche. Digital version at https://www.familysearch.org/wiki/en/images/f/f4/Igimissourir.pdf.