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''[[United States|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Missouri|Missouri]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[St._Clair_County,_Missouri|St. Clair County]]'' <br>
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Guide to '''St. Clair 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 = St. Clair County
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| state = Missouri
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| founded year = 1833
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| founded date = January 16
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| seat = Osceola
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| building address = St.Clair County Courthouse<br> PO Box 525<br>Osceola, MO 64776-0405<br>Phone: 417.646.2315 <br>[http://www.stclaircountymissouri.com/Pages/default.aspx '''St. Clair County Website'''] }}
  
 
== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
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<br>Recorders Office has marriage records from 1855 and<br>marriage from 1855 and land records from 1867; Clerk Circuit<br>Court has divorce and probate records<ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), St. Clair County, Missouri. Page 405 {{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  ====
  
'''1841--'''St. Clair County was created from Lafayette County and then attached to Rives County, until formally organized. '''County seat:''' Osceola <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>  
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'''1833--'''St. Clair County was created 16 January 1833&nbsp;from [[Lafayette County, Missouri|Lafayette]] County. St. Clair lost land to Pettis County 26 January 1833&nbsp;and&nbsp;attached to Rives County, until formally organized 29 January 1841. '''County seat:''' Osceola <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 St. Clair 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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*[[Bates County, Missouri|Bates]]
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*[[Benton County, Missouri|Benton]]
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*[[Cedar County, Missouri|Cedar]]
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*[[Henry County, Missouri|Henry]]
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*[[Hickory County, Missouri|Hickory]]
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*[[Polk County, Missouri|Polk]]
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*[[Vernon County, Missouri|Vernon]]
  
 
== Resources  ==
 
== Resources  ==
  
 
==== Cemeteries  ====
 
==== Cemeteries  ====
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==== Census  ====
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{{Census|Missouri}}
  
 
==== Church  ====
 
==== Church  ====
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==== Maps  ====
 
==== Maps  ====
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*Map of [http://www.histopolis.com/Place/US/MO/Saint_Clair_County St. Clair 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 St. Clair County. The city of St. Louis is not included in this collection.<br>
  
 
==== Military  ====
 
==== Military  ====
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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=203464&subject_disp=Missouri%2C+St%2E+Clair&columns=*,0,0 Family History Library Catalog]
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*{{FHL|Missouri%2C+St%2E+Clair|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}
  
 
== References  ==
 
== References  ==
  
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Revision as of 21:27, 15 March 2013

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

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Online Records



St. Clair County, Missouri
Map
Map of the U.S. highlighting Missouri
Location of Missouri in the U.S.
Facts
Founded January 16, 1833
County Seat Osceola
Courthouse
Address St.Clair County Courthouse
PO Box 525
Osceola, MO 64776-0405
Phone: 417.646.2315
St. Clair County Website


County Courthouse


Recorders Office has marriage records from 1855 and
marriage from 1855 and land records from 1867; Clerk Circuit
Court has divorce and probate records[1]

History

Parent County

1833--St. Clair County was created 16 January 1833 from Lafayette County. St. Clair lost land to Pettis County 26 January 1833 and attached to Rives County, until formally organized 29 January 1841. County seat: Osceola [2]

Boundary Changes

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

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Census

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

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), St. Clair County, Missouri. Page 405 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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