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{{stub}}''[[United States|United States&nbsp;]] &gt; [[Missouri|Missouri]]&nbsp;&gt; Worth County'' <br>
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''[[United States|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Missouri|Missouri]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Worth_County,_Missouri|Worth County]]''
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Guide to '''Worth 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 = Worth County
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| state = Missouri
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| founded year = 1861
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| founded date = February 8
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| seat = Grant City
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| building address = Worth County Courthouse<br> 4th and Front Street<br>Grant City, Mo 64456<br>Phone:&nbsp; 660-564-2210<br>[http://publicrecords.onlinesearches.com/MO_Worth.htm '''Worth County Website'''] }}
  
 
== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
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<br><br>County Clerk has birth and death records 1881 - 1893<br>marriage divorce, probate court and land records from<br>1861<ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Worth County, Missouri. Page 407 {{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  ====
  
'''1861--'''Worth County was created 8 February 1861&nbsp;from Gentry County. '''County seat:''' Grant City <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
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'''1861--'''Worth County was created 8 February 1861&nbsp;from [[Gentry County, Missouri|Gentry]] County. '''County seat:''' Grant City <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 Worth 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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*[[Gentry County, Missouri|Gentry]]
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*[[Harrison County, Missouri|Harrison]]
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*[[Nodaway County, Missouri|Nodaway]]
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*[[Ringgold County, Iowa|Ringgold County, Iowa]]
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*[[Taylor County, Iowa|Taylor County, Iowa]]
  
 
== 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/Worth_County Worth 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 Worth County. The city of St. Louis is not included in this collection.<br>
  
 
==== Military  ====
 
==== Military  ====
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==== Vital Records  ====
 
==== Vital Records  ====
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===== '''''Births'''''  =====
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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  ==
  
*[http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=localitydetails&subject=203607&subject_disp=Missouri%2C+Worth&columns=*,0,0 Family History Library Catalog]
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*{{FHL|Missouri%2C+Worth|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}
  
 
== References  ==
 
== References  ==
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Revision as of 21:34, 15 March 2013

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

Hand and keyboard.jpg Missouri
Online Records



Worth County, Missouri
Map
Map of the U.S. highlighting Missouri
Location of Missouri in the U.S.
Facts
Founded February 8, 1861
County Seat Grant City
Courthouse
Address Worth County Courthouse
4th and Front Street
Grant City, Mo 64456
Phone:  660-564-2210
Worth County Website


County Courthouse



County Clerk has birth and death records 1881 - 1893
marriage divorce, probate court and land records from
1861[1]

History

Parent County

1861--Worth County was created 8 February 1861 from Gentry County. County seat: Grant City [2]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places / Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Census

For tips on accessing Worth 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

References

  1. Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Worth County, Missouri. Page 407 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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