Cass County, Missouri Genealogy

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Template:Missouri-stubUnited States Genealogy Gotoarrow.png Missouri, United States Genealogy Gotoarrow.png Cass County

County Courthouse[edit | edit source]

Cass County Courthouse
102 E Wall Street
Harrisonville, Mo 64701
Phone: 816.380.8102

County Clerk has birth records 1861-1896
and court records from 1843; Recorder of Deeds
has marriage, divorce and land records;
Associate Division has probate records

History[edit | edit source]

Parent County[edit | edit source]

1835--Cass County was created 3 March 1855 from Jackson County. County seat: Harrisonville. [1] It was originally named Van Buren County. Its name was changed to Cass County in 1848.

Boundary Changes[edit | edit source]

See an interactive map of Cass County boundary changes at N2Genealogy.

Record Loss[edit | edit source]

Places/Localities[edit | edit source]

Populated Places[edit | edit source]

Neighboring Counties[edit | edit source]

Resources[edit | edit source]

Cemeteries[edit | edit source]

Census[edit | edit source]

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

Church[edit | edit source]

Court[edit | edit source]

Land[edit | edit source]

Local Histories[edit | edit source]

A History and directory of Cass County, Missouri containing a history of the county, its towns, commercial interests, etc. by A.L. Weber (1908) is available online free from Google Books.

Maps[edit | edit source]

Military[edit | edit source]

Newspapers[edit | edit source]

Probate[edit | edit source]

Taxation[edit | edit source]

Vital Records[edit | edit source]

Births[edit | edit source]
Marriages[edit | edit source]
Deaths[edit | edit source]

Societies and Libraries
[edit | edit source]

Family History Centers[edit | edit source]

Web Sites[edit | edit source]

  • 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[edit | edit source]

  1. The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).