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{{MO Census Intro|Nodaway}}
 
{{MO Census Intro|Nodaway}}
  
*'''1732-1933''' {{RecordSearch|2075262|Missouri State and Territorial Census Records, 1732-1933}} at [https://familysearch.org/search FamilySearch] — index and images
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*'''1732-1933''' {{RecordSearch|2075262|Missouri State and Territorial Census Records, 1732-1933}} at [https://familysearch.org/search FamilySearch] — index and images - [[Missouri State and Territorial Census Records - FamilySearch Historical Records|How to Use this Collection]]
  
 
===Church Records===
 
===Church Records===
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'''St. Columban, Conception'''
 
'''St. Columban, Conception'''
  
*'''1858-1876'''  St. Columban, Conception, Baptism Index 1858-1876. Batch {{IGI|C511861}} at FamilySearch.<ref>Genealogical Society of Utah, ''Parish and Vital Records List'' (July 1998). Microfiche. Digital version at https://www.familysearch.org/wiki/en/images/d/d8/Igimissourij.pdf.</ref>
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*'''1858-1876'''  St. Columban, Conception, Baptism Index 1858-1876. Batch {{IGI|C511861}} at FamilySearch.<ref>Genealogical Society of Utah, ''Parish and Vital Records List'' (July 1998). Microfiche. Digital version at [[Media:Igimissourij.pdf|https://www.familysearch.org/wiki/en/images/d/d8/Igimissourij.pdf]].</ref>
 
*'''1860-1885'''  St. Columban, Conception, Marriage Index 1860-1885. Batch {{IGI|M511861}} at FamilySearch.
 
*'''1860-1885'''  St. Columban, Conception, Marriage Index 1860-1885. Batch {{IGI|M511861}} at FamilySearch.
  
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{{MO Court Intro|Nodaway}}
 
{{MO Court Intro|Nodaway}}
  
*'''1800-1991''' {{RecordSearch|2060668|Missouri, County Marriage, Naturalization, and Court Records, 1800-1991}} at [https://www.familysearch.org/search/ FamilySearch] — index and images
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*'''1800-1991''' {{RecordSearch|2060668|Missouri, County Marriage, Naturalization, and Court Records, 1800-1991}} at [https://www.familysearch.org/search/ FamilySearch] — index and images - [[Missouri, County Marriage, Naturalization, and Court Records - FamilySearch Historical Records|How to Use this Collection]]
  
 
===Directories===
 
===Directories===
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===Local Histories===
 
===Local Histories===
 
{{MO Histories Intro|Nodaway}}
 
{{MO Histories Intro|Nodaway}}
 
 
{{MO History}}
 
{{MO History}}
 
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* ''Biographical history of Nodaway and Atchison counties, Missouri''. 1901. Chicago: The Lewis Publishing Company. Online at: [https://cdm16795.contentdm.oclc.org/digital/collection/mocohist/id/33648 Missouri Digital History]
*''The History of Nodaway County, Missouri''. 1882. St. Joseph, Mo. : National Historical. Available online at [https://www.familysearch.org/library/books/records/item/351476-the-history-of-nodaway-county-missouri-containing-a-history-of-the-county-its-cities-towns-etc-biographical-sketches-of-its-citizens-nodaway-county-in-the-late-war-general-and-local-statistics-portraits-of-early-settlers-and-prominen?offset=1 FamilySearch]
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* ''History of Missouri's Counties, County Seats, and Courthouse Squares''. 1983. by Marian M. Ohman. Missouri: Missouri State Library. Online at: [https://cdm16795.contentdm.oclc.org/digital/collection/mocohist/id/16769/rec/3 Missouri Digital History]
*''Past and Present of Nodaway County, Missouri''. 1910. Indianapolis : B. F. Bowen. Index available online at [https://www.familysearch.org/library/books/records/item/160411-past-and-present-of-nodaway-county-missouri-index?offset=1 FamilySearch]; Vol 1 available online at [https://www.familysearch.org/library/books/records/item/164714-past-and-present-of-nodaway-county-missouri-1?offset=1 FamilySearch]; Vol 2 available online at [https://www.familysearch.org/library/books/records/item/163954-past-and-present-of-nodaway-county-missouri-v-2?offset=1 FamilySearch]
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*''The History of Nodaway County, Missouri''. 1882. St. Joseph, Mo: National Historical. Online at [https://www.familysearch.org/library/books/records/item/351476-the-history-of-nodaway-county-missouri-containing-a-history-of-the-county-its-cities-towns-etc-biographical-sketches-of-its-citizens-nodaway-county-in-the-late-war-general-and-local-statistics-portraits-of-early-settlers-and-prominen?offset=1 FamilySearch]
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*''Past and Present of Nodaway County, Missouri''. 1910. Indianapolis, Indiana: B. F. Bowen & Company. Online at: [https://www.familysearch.org/library/books/records/item/160411-past-and-present-of-nodaway-county-missouri-index?offset=1 FamilySearch];  
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:Vol 1 online at: [https://www.familysearch.org/library/books/records/item/164714-past-and-present-of-nodaway-county-missouri-1?offset=1 FamilySearch]; and at [https://cdm16795.contentdm.oclc.org/digital/collection/mocohist/id/33005/rec/4 Missouri Digital History]
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:Vol 2 online at: [https://www.familysearch.org/library/books/records/item/163954-past-and-present-of-nodaway-county-missouri-v-2?offset=1 FamilySearch]; and at [https://cdm16795.contentdm.oclc.org/digital/collection/mocohist/id/51538/rec/5 Missouri Digital History]
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* ''State of Missouri: an autobiography''. 1904. By Walter Williams. Columbia, Mo: Press of E. W. Stephens. Online at: [https://cdm16795.contentdm.oclc.org/digital/collection/mocohist/id/93865/rec/6 Missouri Digital History]
  
 
===Maps and Gazetteers===
 
===Maps and Gazetteers===
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{{MO Maps Intro|Nodaway}}
 
{{MO Maps Intro|Nodaway}}
 
*[http://www.mapofus.org/missouri/ Maps of Missouri (1804-1889)]
 
*[http://www.mapofus.org/missouri/ Maps of Missouri (1804-1889)]
*Map of [http://www.histopolis.com/Place/US/MO/Nodaway_County Nodaway County townships] (Histopolis)<br>
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*Map of [http://www.histopolis.com/Place/US/MO/Nodaway_County Nodaway County townships] (Histopolis)
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* ''Missouri As It Is In 1867''. 1867. by Nathan II. Parker. Philadelpia: J. B. Lippincott & Co. Online at: [https://cdm16795.contentdm.oclc.org/digital/collection/mocohist/id/93408/rec/5 Missouri Digital History]
 
*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 Nodaway County. The city of St. Louis is not included in this collection.<br>
 
*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 Nodaway County. The city of St. Louis is not included in this collection.<br>
 
*[https://cdm16795.contentdm.oclc.org/digital/collection/mocoplats/id/3027/rec/1 Plat Book of Nodaway County, Missouri] at [https://www.sos.mo.gov/mdh# Missouri Digital Heritage]
 
*[https://cdm16795.contentdm.oclc.org/digital/collection/mocoplats/id/3027/rec/1 Plat Book of Nodaway County, Missouri] at [https://www.sos.mo.gov/mdh# Missouri Digital Heritage]
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{{MO Military Intro|Nodaway}}
 
{{MO Military Intro|Nodaway}}
  
*'''1900-1941''' {{RecordSearch|2576872|Missouri, Pre-WWII Adjutant General Enlistment Contracts, 1900-1941}} at [https://www.familysearch.org/search FamilySearch] — images
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*'''1900-1941''' {{RecordSearch|2576872|Missouri, Pre-WWII Adjutant General Enlistment Contracts, 1900-1941}} at [https://www.familysearch.org/search FamilySearch] — images - [[Missouri, Pre-WWII Adjutant General Enlistment Cards - FamilySearch Historical Records|How to Use this Collection]]
  
 
====Civil War====
 
====Civil War====
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'''''Online Records'''''
 
'''''Online Records'''''
  
*'''1861-1865'''  {{RecordSearch|1932374|Missouri, Civil War Service Records of Confederate Soldiers, 1861-1865}} at [https://www.familysearch.org/search FamilySearch] — index
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*'''1861-1865'''  {{RecordSearch|1932374|Missouri, Civil War Service Records of Confederate Soldiers, 1861-1865}} at [https://www.familysearch.org/search FamilySearch] — index - [[Missouri, Civil War Service Records of Confederate Soldiers - FamilySearch Historical Records|How to Use this Collection]]
*'''1861-1865'''  {{RecordSearch|1932408|Missouri, Civil War Service Records of Union Soldiers, 1861-1865}} at [https://www.familysearch.org/search FamilySearch] — index
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*'''1861-1865'''  {{RecordSearch|1932408|Missouri, Civil War Service Records of Union Soldiers, 1861-1865}} at [https://www.familysearch.org/search FamilySearch] — index - [[Missouri, Civil War Service Records of Union Soldiers - FamilySearch Historical Records|How to Use this Collection]]
*'''1911-1938''' {{RecordSearch|1865475|Missouri, Confederate Pension Applications and Soldiers Home Applications, 1911-1938}} at [https://familysearch.org/search FamilySearch] — index and images
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*'''1911-1938''' {{RecordSearch|1865475|Missouri, Confederate Pension Applications and Soldiers Home Applications, 1911-1938}} at [https://familysearch.org/search FamilySearch] — index and images - [[Missouri, Confederate Pension Applications and Soldiers Home Applications - FamilySearch Historical Records|How to Use this Collection]]
  
 
'''''Regiments'''''
 
'''''Regiments'''''
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{{MO World War II Intro|Nodaway}}
 
{{MO World War II Intro|Nodaway}}
  
*'''1940-1945''' {{RecordSearch|2759143|Missouri, World War II Draft Registration Cards,1940-1945}} at [https://familysearch.org/search FamilySearch] — index and images
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*'''1940-1945''' {{RecordSearch|2759143|Missouri, World War II Draft Registration Cards,1940-1945}} at [https://familysearch.org/search FamilySearch] — index and images - [[Missouri, World War II Draft Registration Cards - FamilySearch Historical Records|How to Use this Collection]]
*'''1941-1946'''  {{RecordSearch|2392705|Missouri, Reports of Separation Notices, 1941-1946}} at [https://www.familysearch.org/search FamilySearch] — index and images
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*'''1941-1946'''  {{RecordSearch|2392705|Missouri, Reports of Separation Notices, 1941-1946}} at [https://www.familysearch.org/search FamilySearch] — index - [[Missouri, Reports of Separation Notices - FamilySearch Historical Records|How to Use this Collection]]
 
 
 
===Naturalization and Citizenship===
 
===Naturalization and Citizenship===
 
{{MO Naturalization Intro|Nodaway}}
 
{{MO Naturalization Intro|Nodaway}}
  
*'''1800-1991''' {{RecordSearch|2060668|Missouri, County Marriage, Naturalization, and Court Records, 1800-1991}} at [https://www.familysearch.org/search FamilySearch] — index
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*'''1800-1991''' {{RecordSearch|2060668|Missouri, County Marriage, Naturalization, and Court Records, 1800-1991}} at [https://www.familysearch.org/search FamilySearch] — index - [[Missouri, County Marriage, Naturalization, and Court Records - FamilySearch Historical Records|How to Use this Collection]]
  
 
===Newspapers===
 
===Newspapers===
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{{MO Newspaper Abstracts|Nodaway}}
 
{{MO Newspaper Abstracts|Nodaway}}
 
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*[https://shsmo.org/collections/newspapers/mdnp#list Missouri Digital Newspaper Project] at Missouri State Historical Society
 
*[http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=50045 The Maryville Daily Forum (Maryville, Missouri)] at Ancestry ($)
 
*[http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=50045 The Maryville Daily Forum (Maryville, Missouri)] at Ancestry ($)
  
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{{MO Probate Intro|Nodaway}}
 
{{MO Probate Intro|Nodaway}}
  
'''Online Probate Records'''
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''Online Probate Indexes and Records''
  
*'''1750-1988''' {{RecordSearch|2399107|Missouri Probate Records 1750-1998}} at [https://www.familysearch.org/search/ FamilySearch] — images
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*'''1750-1988''' {{RecordSearch|2399107|Missouri Probate Records 1750-1998}} at [https://www.familysearch.org/search/ FamilySearch] — images - [[Missouri Probate Records - FamilySearch Historical Records|How to Use this Collection]]
 
*'''1766-1988''' [http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=9071 Missouri Wills and Probate Records 1766-1988] at [http://home.ancestry.com/ Ancestry] — index and images ($)
 
*'''1766-1988''' [http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=9071 Missouri Wills and Probate Records 1766-1988] at [http://home.ancestry.com/ Ancestry] — index and images ($)
 
*'''1845-1880''' [http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=6037 Nodaway County, Missouri Wills and Administrations 1845-1880] at Ancestry ($)
 
*'''1845-1880''' [http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=6037 Nodaway County, Missouri Wills and Administrations 1845-1880] at Ancestry ($)
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{{MO Birth Intro|Nodaway}}
 
{{MO Birth Intro|Nodaway}}
 
*'''Pre-1910''' [https://s1.sos.mo.gov/records/archives/archivesdb/birthdeath/Default.aspx#searchDB Missouri Birth and Death Records Database, Pre-1910] at Missouri Digital Heritage - index.
 
*'''Pre-1910''' [https://s1.sos.mo.gov/records/archives/archivesdb/birthdeath/Default.aspx#searchDB Missouri Birth and Death Records Database, Pre-1910] at Missouri Digital Heritage - index.
*'''1817-1939''' {{RecordSearch|2524491|Missouri Births, 1817-1939}} at [https://familysearch.org/search FamilySearch] — index
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*'''1817-1939''' {{RecordSearch|2524491|Missouri Births, 1817-1939}} at [https://familysearch.org/search FamilySearch] — index - [[Missouri, Births - FamilySearch Historical Records|How to Use this Collection]]
*'''1827-1935''' {{RecordSearch|1680833|Missouri, Births and Christenings, 1827-1935}} at [https://www.familysearch.org/search/ FamilySearch] — index
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*'''1827-1935''' {{RecordSearch|1680833|Missouri, Births and Christenings, 1827-1935}} at [https://www.familysearch.org/search/ FamilySearch] — index - [[Missouri Births and Christenings - FamilySearch Historical Records|How to Use this Collection]]
 
*'''1851-1910''' [http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=1170 Missouri Birth Records, 1851-1910] at [http://home.ancestry.com/ Ancestry] — index/images ($)
 
*'''1851-1910''' [http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=1170 Missouri Birth Records, 1851-1910] at [http://home.ancestry.com/ Ancestry] — index/images ($)
 
*'''1920-2015''' [https://archive.org/details/mobirthindex Reclaim the Records: Missouri Birth Index] at [https://archive.org/ Archive.org] - images of index
 
*'''1920-2015''' [https://archive.org/details/mobirthindex Reclaim the Records: Missouri Birth Index] at [https://archive.org/ Archive.org] - images of index
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{{MO Marriage Intro|Nodaway}}
 
{{MO Marriage Intro|Nodaway}}
  
*'''1750-1920''' {{RecordSearch|1680838|Missouri, Marriages, 1750-1920}} at [https://www.familysearch.org/search/ FamilySearch] — index
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*'''1750-1920''' {{RecordSearch|1680838|Missouri, Marriages, 1750-1920}} at [https://www.familysearch.org/search/ FamilySearch] — index - [[Missouri Marriages - FamilySearch Historical Records|How to Use this Collection]]
 
*'''1776-1988''' [https://search.findmypast.com/search-world-records/united-states-marriages?state=missouri%2cmo Missouri, United States Marriages] at [http://findmypast.com/ FindMyPast] — index $
 
*'''1776-1988''' [https://search.findmypast.com/search-world-records/united-states-marriages?state=missouri%2cmo Missouri, United States Marriages] at [http://findmypast.com/ FindMyPast] — index $
*'''1800-1991''' {{RecordSearch|2060668|Missouri, County Marriage, Naturalization, and Court Records, 1800-1991}} at [https://www.familysearch.org/search/ FamilySearch] — index and images
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*'''1800-1991''' {{RecordSearch|2060668|Missouri, County Marriage, Naturalization, and Court Records, 1800-1991}} at [https://www.familysearch.org/search/ FamilySearch] — index and images - [[Missouri, County Marriage, Naturalization, and Court Records - FamilySearch Historical Records|How to Use this Collection]]
 
*'''1805-2002''' [http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=1171 Missouri, Marriage Records, 1805-2002] at [http://home.ancestry.com/ Ancestry] ($)
 
*'''1805-2002''' [http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=1171 Missouri, Marriage Records, 1805-2002] at [http://home.ancestry.com/ Ancestry] ($)
*'''1820-1874''' {{RecordSearch|2521615|Missouri, Civil Marriages, 1820-1874}} at [https://familysearch.org/search FamilySearch] — index
 
 
*'''1845-1874''' [http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=6037 Nodaway County, Missouri Marriages: 1845-1874] at Ancestry ($)
 
*'''1845-1874''' [http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=6037 Nodaway County, Missouri Marriages: 1845-1874] at Ancestry ($)
*'''1845-1882''' Nodaway County Marriage Index 1845-1882. Batch {{IGI|M515521}} at FamilySearch.<ref>Genealogical Society of Utah, ''Parish and Vital Records List'' (July 1998). Microfiche. Digital version at https://www.familysearch.org/wiki/en/images/d/d8/Igimissourij.pdf.</ref>
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*'''1845-1882''' Nodaway County Marriage Index 1845-1882. Batch {{IGI|M515521}} at FamilySearch.<ref>Genealogical Society of Utah, ''Parish and Vital Records List'' (July 1998). Microfiche. Digital version at [[Media:Igimissourij.pdf|https://www.familysearch.org/wiki/en/images/d/d8/Igimissourij.pdf]].</ref>
 
*'''1850''' [http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=2094 Missouri Marriages to 1850] at [http://home.ancestry.com/ Ancestry] — index ($)
 
*'''1850''' [http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=2094 Missouri Marriages to 1850] at [http://home.ancestry.com/ Ancestry] — index ($)
 
*'''1881-1885''' Nodaway County Marriage Index 1881-1885. Batch {{IGI|M515522}} at FamilySearch.
 
*'''1881-1885''' Nodaway County Marriage Index 1881-1885. Batch {{IGI|M515522}} at FamilySearch.
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*'''1834-1910''' [http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=1172 Missouri, Death Records, 1834-1910] at [http://home.ancestry.com/ Ancestry] — index/images ($)
 
*'''1834-1910''' [http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=1172 Missouri, Death Records, 1834-1910] at [http://home.ancestry.com/ Ancestry] — index/images ($)
*'''1867-1976''' {{RecordSearch|1680837|Missouri, Deaths and Burials, 1867-1976}} at [https://www.familysearch.org/search/ FamilySearch] — index
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*'''1867-1976''' {{RecordSearch|1680837|Missouri, Deaths and Burials, 1867-1976}} at [https://www.familysearch.org/search/ FamilySearch] — index - [[Missouri Deaths and Burials - FamilySearch Historical Records|How to Use this Collection]]
 
*'''1883-1893''' Nodaway County Death Index, Volume A, 1883-1893. Batch {{IGI|B515529}} at FamilySearch.
 
*'''1883-1893''' Nodaway County Death Index, Volume A, 1883-1893. Batch {{IGI|B515529}} at FamilySearch.
*'''1883-1930''' {{RecordSearch|2448947|Missouri Deaths, 1883-1930}} at [https://familysearch.org/search FamilySearch] — index and images
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*'''1883-1930''' {{RecordSearch|2448947|Missouri Deaths, 1883-1930}} at [https://familysearch.org/search FamilySearch] — index and images - [[Missouri Deaths - FamilySearch Historical Records|How to Use this Collection]]
 
*'''1886-1929''' Nodaway County Death Index, Volume C, 1886-1929. Batch {{IGI|B515527}} at FamilySearch.
 
*'''1886-1929''' Nodaway County Death Index, Volume C, 1886-1929. Batch {{IGI|B515527}} at FamilySearch.
 
*'''1910-1960''' [https://www.myheritage.com/research/collection-10018/missouri-death-certificates-1910-1960?s=275764761 Missouri Death Certificates, 1910 - 1960] at MyHeritage ($) — index
 
*'''1910-1960''' [https://www.myheritage.com/research/collection-10018/missouri-death-certificates-1910-1960?s=275764761 Missouri Death Certificates, 1910 - 1960] at MyHeritage ($) — index
 
*'''1910-1960''' [https://s1.sos.mo.gov/records/Archives/ArchivesMvc/DeathCertificates#searchDB Missouri Death Certificates, 1910-1969] at Missouri Digital Heritage - index and images.
 
*'''1910-1960''' [https://s1.sos.mo.gov/records/Archives/ArchivesMvc/DeathCertificates#searchDB Missouri Death Certificates, 1910-1969] at Missouri Digital Heritage - index and images.
 
*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>
 
*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>
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*'''1968-2015''' [https://archive.org/details/modeathindex Reclaim the Records: Missouri Death Index] at [https://archive.org/ Archive.org] - images of index
  
 
====Divorce====
 
====Divorce====
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{{MO Societies Intro|Nodaway}}
 
{{MO Societies Intro|Nodaway}}
  
*'''Northwest Missouri Genealogical Society'''<br>412 Felix Street<br>Saint Joseph, MO 64501<br>Phone: 816-233-0524<br>''Mailing Address:''<br>P.O. Box 382<br>Saint Joseph, MO 64502<br>[http://www.nwmogenealogy.com/ Website]
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*'''The Nodaway County Historical Society and Museum'''<br>110 N. Walnut, Box 324<br>Maryville, MO 64468<br>Phone: 660-582-8176<br>Email: [mailto:nodawaymuseumresearch@embarqmail.com nodawaymuseumresearch@embarqmail.com]<br> [https://nodawaymuseum.wixsite.com/nchs Website] [https://www.facebook.com/nodawayhistorical Facebook]
*'''The Nodaway County Historical Society'''<br>110 N. Walnut, Box 324<br>Maryville, MO 64468<br>Phone: 660-582-8176<br>Email: [mailto:nodawaymuseumresearch@embarqmail.com nodawaymuseumresearch@embarqmail.com]<br> [http://www.nodawayhistorical.net/index.htm Website] <br>[https://www.facebook.com/nodawayhistorical Facebook]
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*'''Northwest Missouri Genealogical Society'''<br>P.O. Box 382<br>St. Joseph, MO 64502<br>Phone: 816-233-0524<br>[http://www.nwmogenealogy.com/ Website]
  
 
==Websites==
 
==Websites==
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*[http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/MO/Nodaway/ Linkpendium]. Free. Click links. Some sites they link to may have fees ($)
 
*[http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/MO/Nodaway/ Linkpendium]. Free. Click links. Some sites they link to may have fees ($)
 
*[http://www.cyndislist.com/us/mo/counties/nodaway/ CyndisList]. Free. Click links. Some sites they link to may have fees ($)
 
*[http://www.cyndislist.com/us/mo/counties/nodaway/ CyndisList]. Free. Click links. Some sites they link to may have fees ($)
*[http://www.genealogyinc.com/missouri/nodaway-county/ StateofUS]. Free. family history resources and government records
 
 
*[http://ldsgenealogy.com/MO/Nodaway-County.htm Missouri Genealogy]. Free. Click links. Some sites they link to may have fees ($)
 
*[http://ldsgenealogy.com/MO/Nodaway-County.htm Missouri Genealogy]. Free. Click links. Some sites they link to may have fees ($)
  

Latest revision as of 14:07, 26 June 2021

Guide to Nodaway County, Missouri ancestry, genealogy and family history, birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military records.

County Facts
County seat: Maryville
Organized: January 2, 1841
Parent County(s): Andrew[1]
Neighboring Counties
Andrew  • Atchison  • Gentry  • Holt  • Page (IA)  • Taylor (IA)  • Worth
See County Maps
Courthouse
MissouriNodawayCourthouse.jpg
Location Map
Missouri Nodaway County Map.svg.png
Adoption

County Information[edit | edit source]

Description[edit | edit source]

The County was named for the Nodaway River. The County is located in the northwest area of the state.[2]

County Courthouse[edit | edit source]

Nodaway County Courthouse
305 N Main Street
Maryville, MO 64468-0218
Phone: 660-582-2251
Nodaway County Website

Clerk of the Circuit Court has marriage and divorce records from 1845.
Probate Court has probate records. [3]

Nodaway County, Missouri Record Dates[edit | edit source]

Information for this chart was taken from various sources, often containing conflicting dates. This information should be taken as a guide and should be verified by contacting the county and/or the state government agency.

Known Beginning Dates for Major County Records[4]
Marriage Court Land Probate Census
1883 1845 1883 1845 1845 1845 1830
*Statewide registration started in 1910 for births and deaths. General compliance for births by 1927 and deaths by 1911.

Record Loss[edit | edit source]

There is no known history of courthouse disasters in this county.

Boundary Changes[edit | edit source]

  • 1841 Nodaway County was created 2 January 1843 from Andrew County.
  • County seat: Maryville[5]

For animated maps illustrating Missouri county boundary changes, "Rotating Formation Missouri County Boundary Maps" (1804-1889) may be viewed for free at the MapofUS.org website.

Populated Places[edit | edit source]

For a complete list of populated places in Nodaway County, MO, including small neighborhoods and suburbs, visit HomeTown Locator.
The State Historical Society of Missouri has information on historical Missouri place names for all 114 Missouri Counties.
The following are the most historically and genealogically relevant populated places in this county:[6]

Cities
Villages
Unincorporated communities
Census-designated places
Ghost towns


History Timeline[edit | edit source]

Resources[edit | edit source]

Bible Records[edit | edit source]

Biographies[edit | edit source]

  • A Biographical History of Nodaway and Atchison Counties, Missouri. 1901. Available online at Google Books. Part I contains biographies of national celebrities. Part II (starts on p.219) contains biographies of Atchison and Nodaway county residents.

Business, Commerce, and Occupations[edit | edit source]

Cemeteries[edit | edit source]

Cemeteries of Nodaway County, Missouri online and in print
Tombstone Transcriptions Online
Tombstone Transcriptions in Print (Often more complete)
List of Cemeteries in the County
See Missouri Cemeteries for more information

Census Records[edit | edit source]

Historical populations
Census Pop.
1850 2,318
1860 5,232 125.7%
1870 14,751 181.9%
1880 29,544 100.3%
1890 30,914 4.6%
1900 32,938 6.5%
1910 28,833 −12.5%
1920 27,744 −3.8%
1930 26,371 −4.9%
1940 25,556 −3.1%
1950 24,033 −6.0%
1960 22,215 −7.6%
1970 22,467 1.1%
1980 21,196 −5.7%
1990 21,709 2.4%
2000 21,912 0.9%
2010 23,370 6.7%
Source: "Wikipedia.org".


Church Records[edit | edit source]

Church records and the information they provide vary significantly depending on the denomination and the record keeper. They may contain information about members of the congregation, such as age, date of baptism, christening, or birth; marriage information and maiden names; and death date. For general information about Missouri denominations, view the Missouri Church Records wiki page.
List of Churches and Church Parishes

Catholic
Delores, Ravenwood

  • 1862-1876 Delores, Ravenwood, Baptism Index 1862-1876. Batch C515011 at FamilySearch.
  • 1868-1885 Delores, Ravenwood, Marriage Index 1868-1885. Batch M515011 at FamilySearch.

St. Columban, Conception

  • 1858-1876 St. Columban, Conception, Baptism Index 1858-1876. Batch C511861 at FamilySearch.[7]
  • 1860-1885 St. Columban, Conception, Marriage Index 1860-1885. Batch M511861 at FamilySearch.

St. Mary, Maryville

  • 1869-1876 St. Mary, Maryville, Baptism Index 1874-1875. Batch C511871 at FamilySearch.
  • 1870-1882 St. Mary, Maryville, Marriage Index 1870-1882. Batch M511871 at FamilySearch.

Presbyterian
Graham

  • 1871-1894 Graham Presbyterian Church Baptism Index 1871-1894. Batch C530941 at FamilySearch.

Court Records[edit | edit source]

Directories[edit | edit source]

Emigration and Immigration[edit | edit source]

Ethnic, Political, and Religious Groups[edit | edit source]

Funeral Homes[edit | edit source]

Genealogies[edit | edit source]

Guardianship[edit | edit source]

Land and Property Records[edit | edit source]

Land and property records can place an ancestor in a particular location, provide economic information, and reveal family relationships. Land records include: deeds, abstracts and indexes, mortgages, leases, grants and land patents.

See Missouri Land and Property for information about records of land transfers from the government to private ownership. After that transfer, transactions were usually recorded and are currently housed at the county courthouse.

Local Histories[edit | edit source]

Local histories are available for Nodaway County, Missouri Genealogy. County histories may include biographies, church, school and government history, and military information. For more information about local histories, see the Wiki page section Missouri Local Histories.

  • Biographical history of Nodaway and Atchison counties, Missouri. 1901. Chicago: The Lewis Publishing Company. Online at: Missouri Digital History
  • History of Missouri's Counties, County Seats, and Courthouse Squares. 1983. by Marian M. Ohman. Missouri: Missouri State Library. Online at: Missouri Digital History
  • The History of Nodaway County, Missouri. 1882. St. Joseph, Mo: National Historical. Online at FamilySearch
  • Past and Present of Nodaway County, Missouri. 1910. Indianapolis, Indiana: B. F. Bowen & Company. Online at: FamilySearch;
Vol 1 online at: FamilySearch; and at Missouri Digital History
Vol 2 online at: FamilySearch; and at Missouri Digital History
  • State of Missouri: an autobiography. 1904. By Walter Williams. Columbia, Mo: Press of E. W. Stephens. Online at: Missouri Digital History

Maps and Gazetteers[edit | edit source]

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Migration[edit | edit source]

Military Records[edit | edit source]

Civil War[edit | edit source]

Online Records

Regiments

Service men in Nodaway County, Missouri served in various regiments. Men often joined a company (within a regiment) that originated in their county. Listed below are companies that were specifically formed in Nodaway County, Missouri:

- Kimball's Regiment, Enrolled Missouri Militia 6 months (Union), Company H
- 3rd Provisional Regiment, Enrolled Missouri Militia (Union), Company K
- 36th Regiment, Enrolled Missouri Militia (Union), Company A
- 36th Regiment, Enrolled Missouri Militia (Union), Company B
- 36th Regiment, Enrolled Missouri Militia (Union), Company C
- 36th Regiment, Enrolled Missouri Militia (Union), Company D
- 36th Regiment, Enrolled Missouri Militia (Union), Company E
- 36th Regiment, Enrolled Missouri Militia (Union), Company F
- 36th Regiment, Enrolled Missouri Militia (Union), Company G
- 36th Regiment, Enrolled Missouri Militia (Union), Company H

World War II[edit | edit source]

Naturalization and Citizenship[edit | edit source]

Newspapers[edit | edit source]

Obituaries[edit | edit source]

Other Records[edit | edit source]

Periodicals[edit | edit source]

Probate Records[edit | edit source]

Probate records include wills, bonds, petitions, accounts, inventories, administrations, orders, decrees, and distributions. For further information, see United States Probate Records.

In Missouri, probate records have usually been recorded by the clerks of the probate courts, but in some counties the common pleas or circuit courts handled this function. They are frequently indexed.

Online Probate Indexes and Records

School Records[edit | edit source]

Social Security Records[edit | edit source]

Tax Records[edit | edit source]

Taxes were levied on free white males over 21 and slaves aged 21 to 60. These persons are referred to as "polls." Tax listings, or digests, of a county generally list the taxable landowners and other polls and the amount of tax. The records for each county are divided by militia district. For more information see the wiki page Missouri Taxation.

Vital Records[edit | edit source]

Vital Records consist of births, adoptions, marriages, divorces, and deaths. For additional guidance on researching and using vital records, see United States Vital Records or How to order Missouri Vital Records.

St. Louis and Kansas City recorded births and deaths starting as early as 1850 for deaths and 1870 for births.  The Missouri Department of Health began keeping birth and death records in 1909. County records vary by year and the county. A copy or an extract of most original records can be purchased from the Missouri Vital Records State Department of Health, the County Clerk's office or order electronically online.

Birth[edit | edit source]

Marriage[edit | edit source]

Death[edit | edit source]

Divorce[edit | edit source]

Research Facilities[edit | edit source]

Archives[edit | edit source]

Listed below are archives in Nodaway County. For state-wide archival repositories, see Missouri Archives and Libraries.

Family History Centers[edit | edit source]

Family History Center and Affiliate Library Locator map - search for local Family History Centers or Affiliate Libraries

  • Family History Centers provide one-on-one assistance, free access to center-only databases, and to premium genealogical websites.
  • FamilySearch Affiliate Libraries have access to most center-only databases, but may not always have full services normally provided by a family history center.

Local Centers and Affiliate Libraries

Libraries[edit | edit source]

Listed below are libraries in Nodaway County. For state-wide library facilities, see Missouri Archives and Libraries.

Museums[edit | edit source]

Societies[edit | edit source]

Listed below are societies in Nodaway County. For state-wide genealogical societies, see Missouri Societies.

  • Northwest Missouri Genealogical Society
    P.O. Box 382
    St. Joseph, MO 64502
    Phone: 816-233-0524
    Website

Websites[edit | edit source]

  • Missouri Digital Heritage. Free. digital images of many types of records from institutions across the State
  • Nodaway County MO Genealogy Research. Contains information for researching genealogy in Nodaway County MO, Census, bios, obituary, birth, death, marriage, maps, and other records
  • MOGenWeb. Free. Data may be submitted by individuals or complete transcriptions
  • USGenWeb Archives. Free. Data may be submitted by individuals or may be complete transcriptions
  • FamilySearch Catalog . Free. - The FamilySearch catalog contains descriptions and access information for all genealogical materials (including books, online materials, microfilm, microfiche, and publications) in their collection.  Use Historical Records to search for specific individuals in genealogical records
  • RootsWeb resources. Free. Data may be submitted by individuals or may be complete transcriptions
  • Linkpendium. Free. Click links. Some sites they link to may have fees ($)
  • CyndisList. Free. Click links. Some sites they link to may have fees ($)
  • Missouri Genealogy. Free. Click links. Some sites they link to may have fees ($)

Research Guides[edit | edit source]

References[edit | edit source]

  1. Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Missouri. At various libraries (WorldCat); FHL Book 973 D27e 2002.
  2. Wikipedia contributors, "Nodaway, Missouri," in https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Nodaway_County,_Missouri. accessed 9/12/2018
  3. Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Missouri. At various libraries (WorldCat); FHL Book 973 D27e 2002.
  4. Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Nodaway County, Missouri. Page 397-407 At various libraries (WorldCat); FHL Book 973 D27e 2002; Alice Eichholz, ed. Ancestry’s Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources, Third ed. (Provo, Utah: Ancestry, 2004), 393-397.
  5. Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Missouri. At various libraries (WorldCat); FHL Book 973 D27e 2002.
  6. Wikipedia contributors, "Nodaway County, Missouri," in Wikipedia: the Free Encyclopedia, Nodaway County Missouri, accessed Nov 2019.
  7. Genealogical Society of Utah, Parish and Vital Records List (July 1998). Microfiche. Digital version at https://www.familysearch.org/wiki/en/images/d/d8/Igimissourij.pdf.
  8. Genealogical Society of Utah, Parish and Vital Records List (July 1998). Microfiche. Digital version at https://www.familysearch.org/wiki/en/images/d/d8/Igimissourij.pdf.