Wright County, Missouri Genealogy
Wright County; Courthouse Sq; Hartville, MO 65667-0098; Ph. 417.741.6661 Details: (Courthouse burned in 1864, destroying many rec; Courthouse & rec destroyed in 1897) (Clk Cir Ct has m, div &U ct rec; Pro Judge has pro rec; Co Redr has land rec)
- 1 History
- 2 Places / Localities
- 3 Resources
- 4 Societies and Libraries
- 5 Web Sites
- 6 References
- See an interactive map of Wright County border changes at N2Genealogy.
Places / Localities
- The State Historical Society of Missouri has information on historical Missouri place names for all 114 Missouri Counties.
For tips on accessing Wright County, Missouri Genealogy census records online, see: Missouri Census.
- Map of Wright County townships (Histopolis)
- The University of Missouri Digital Library has digital copies of Missouri county plat books (ca. 1930) for all Missouri counties including Wright County.
Civil War Battle
The following Civil War Battle was fought in Wright County
Map showing Civil War battles in Missouri
- Missouri State Archives provides on-line access to Missouri Death Certificates more than 50 yrs old starting in 1910.
Societies and Libraries
Family History Centers
- The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).
- Heritage Preservation Services, Civil War Battle Summaries by State, (accessed 15 August 2012)