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''[[United States|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Missouri]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]'' '''Taney County'''
  
== County Courthouse  ==
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== History  ==
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==== Parent County  ====
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== County Courthouse ==
 
 
'''1837--'''Taney County was created 6 January 1837&nbsp;from [[Greene County, Missouri|Greene]] County. '''County seat:''' Forsyth <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
 
  
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[http://www.co.taney.mo.us/ Taney County Courthouse]<br>132 David Street<br>Forsyth, Mo 65653-0156<br>Phone: 417-546-7200<br><br>Clerk Circuit Court has marriage, divorce, court and<br>land records; Probate Judge has probate records; County <br>Clerk has voter registration records from 1961<ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Taney County, Missouri. Page 406 {{WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.</ref>
  
 
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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 114 Missouri Counties.<br>
 
  
 
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==== Populated Places  ====
  
 
==== Neighboring Counties  ====
 
==== Neighboring Counties  ====
 
*[[Boone County, Arkansas|Boone County, Arkansas]]
 
*[[Carroll County, Arkansas|Carroll County, Arkansas]]
 
*[[Christian County, Missouri|Christian]]
 
*[[Douglas County, Missouri|Douglas]]
 
*[[Marion County, Arkansas|Marion County, Arkansas]]
 
*[[Ozark County, Missouri|Ozark]]
 
*[[Stone County, Missouri|Stone]]
 
  
 
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*Map to[http://www.histopolis.com/Place/US/MO/Taney_County Taney County]
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Early migration routes to and from {{PAGENAME}} for European and African American settlers included:
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:*[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Missouri_River Missouri River]
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:*[[Oregon Trail]] 1830s to 1890s from western Missouri to Oregon City, Oregon<ref>Jim Tompkins, "The Oregon Trail 1841-1848 Map I" in ''Oregon Trail Landmarks'' at http://www.oregonpioneers.com/OTMap1.jpg (accessed 18 July 2011).</ref>
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:*[[California Trail]] 1846 to 1869 from western Missouri to northern California<ref>"Oregon California Trails Association" at http://octatrails.micromaps.com/ (accessed 18 July 2011).</ref>
  
 
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*[http://www.fold3.com/ Fold3.com] ($) has Civil War and other military records available online.
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*Marriage licenses dating back to 1826 are available to be searched and viewed at&nbsp;[http://records.jacksongov.org/search.asp?cabinet=marriage http://records.jacksongov.org/search.asp?cabinet=marriage].
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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  ==
  
== Web Sites ==
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*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]
  
*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+Taney|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}
 
  
 
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Revision as of 21:20, 31 December 2012

United States Gotoarrow.png Missouri Gotoarrow.png Taney County


Hand and keyboard.jpg Missouri
Online Records


County Courthouse

Taney County Courthouse
132 David Street
Forsyth, Mo 65653-0156
Phone: 417-546-7200

Clerk Circuit Court has marriage, divorce, court and
land records; Probate Judge has probate records; County
Clerk has voter registration records from 1961[1]

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

BillionGraves:

Church

LDS Ward and Branch Records

City Directories

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Migration

Early migration routes to and from Taney County, Missouri Genealogy for European and African American settlers included:

Military

  • Fold3.com ($) has Civil War and other military records available online.
Civil War
Civil War Battles

Newspapers

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

Births
Marriages
Deaths

Societies and Libraries

Family History Centers

Websites

References

  1. Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Taney County, Missouri. Page 406 At various libraries (WorldCat); FHL Book 973 D27e 2002.
  2. Jim Tompkins, "The Oregon Trail 1841-1848 Map I" in Oregon Trail Landmarks at http://www.oregonpioneers.com/OTMap1.jpg (accessed 18 July 2011).
  3. "Oregon California Trails Association" at http://octatrails.micromaps.com/ (accessed 18 July 2011).