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== County Courthouse ==
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Henry County Courthouse<br> Main &amp; Franklin Sts; 100 W Franklin<br> Clinton, MO 64735-2199<br> Phone: 660.885.6963&nbsp;<br><br>County Recorder has marriage and land records from 1830<br>and military discharge records; County Clerk has divorce<br>and court recorders; Associate Circuit Court has probate<br> records; County Museum has birth and burial records  
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[http://www.henrycomo.com/ Henry County Courthouse]<br>Main &amp; Franklin Sts; 100 W Franklin<br>Clinton, MO 64735-2199<br>Phone: 660.885.6963&nbsp;<br><br>County Recorder has marriage and land records from 1830<br>and military discharge records; County Clerk has divorce<br>and court recorders; Associate Circuit Court has probate<br>records; County Museum has birth and burial records
  
 
== History  ==
 
== History  ==

Revision as of 13:12, 17 October 2012

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County Courthouse[edit | edit source]

Henry County Courthouse
Main & Franklin Sts; 100 W Franklin
Clinton, MO 64735-2199
Phone: 660.885.6963 

County Recorder has marriage and land records from 1830
and military discharge records; County Clerk has divorce
and court recorders; Associate Circuit Court has probate
records; County Museum has birth and burial records

History[edit | edit source]

Parent County[edit | edit source]

1834--Henry County was created 13 December 1834from Lafayette County. County seat: Clinton. [1] Henry County was originally named Rives County. It was renamed Henry County in 1841.

Boundary Changes[edit | edit source]

See an interactive map of Henry County border 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]

Church[edit | edit source]

Court[edit | edit source]

Land[edit | edit source]

Local Histories[edit | edit source]

Maps[edit | edit source]

Map of Henry County townships (Histopolis)

The University of Missouri Digital Library has digital copies of Missouri county plat books (ca. 1930) for all Missouri counties including Henry County. The city of St. Louis is not included in this collection.

Military[edit | edit source]

Newspapers[edit | edit source]

Newspaperarchive.com ($) has historical newspapers available on-line. Their database has Sedalia newspapers from the late 1800's and early 1900's that sometimes included Henry County residents.

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).