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== County Courthouse ==
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== County Courthouse ==
  
Johnson County Courthouse<br> 300 N Holden Street<br> Warrensburg, MO 64093<br> Phone: 660.747.6161&nbsp;<br><br>County Clerk has birth and death records 1883-1893;<br> Recorder of Deeds has marriage and land records<br> from 1835; Clerk Circuit Court&nbsp;has divorce and court<br>records from late 1860’s; Probate Judge has probate<br> records from mid-1800’s  
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[http://www.jococourthouse.com/ Johnson County Courthouse]<br>300 N Holden Street<br>Warrensburg, MO 64093<br>Phone: 660.747.6161&nbsp;<br><br>County Clerk has birth and death records 1883-1893;<br>Recorder of Deeds has marriage and land records<br>from 1835; Clerk Circuit Court&nbsp;has divorce and court<br>records from late 1860’s; Probate Judge has probate<br>records from mid-1800’s
  
 
== History  ==
 
== History  ==

Revision as of 12:57, 17 October 2012

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County Courthouse[edit | edit source]

Johnson County Courthouse
300 N Holden Street
Warrensburg, MO 64093
Phone: 660.747.6161 

County Clerk has birth and death records 1883-1893;
Recorder of Deeds has marriage and land records
from 1835; Clerk Circuit Court has divorce and court
records from late 1860’s; Probate Judge has probate
records from mid-1800’s

History[edit | edit source]

Parent County[edit | edit source]

1834--Johnson County was created 13 December 1834 from Lafayette County. County seat: Warrensburg [1]

Boundary Changes[edit | edit source]

See an interactive map of Johnson 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]

BillionGraves:

Church[edit | edit source]

Court[edit | edit source]

Land[edit | edit source]

Local Histories[edit | edit source]

Maps[edit | edit source]

Map of Johnson County townships (Histopolis)

The University of Missouri Digital Library has digital copies of Missouri county plat books (ca. 1930) for all Missouri counties including Johnson 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 Johnson 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]

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).