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Henry County Missouri
LINKS & RESOURCES

BOOKS - PLACES - RECORDS

BROWNINGTON, MO
A Brownington Missouri Connection Vol. I - by Kenneth F. Crabtree & Vi McMillin Crabtree
This hefty 410+ page paperback, spiral bound book is a huge collection of obituaries of individuals that were in some way connected with the village of Brownington Missouri. Many were buried in the Maplewood and Old Brownington cemeteries. It is neatly done and easy to read. It is a wonderful resource for those researching families that lived in the Brownington area. To order send $40.00 plus $5.00 shipping to Kenneth F. Crabtree, 5125, South Osage, Kansas City, MO 64133-2656.

CIVIL WAR
Searchable Online Photo Database Catalog
http://www.carlisle.army.mil/ahec/
This database is a catalog of American Civil War (ACW) photographs from the Special Collections Branch of MHI. Usually, patrons are searching for ancestors, researching particular ACW regiments, or looking for examples of items worn or used by soldiers of the period. Ultimately, this database will reflect the full range of MHI's photographic collection, ranging from the periods of the Mexican War in the 1840s to recent operations such as those in Somalia and Bosnia. Copies of the photographs may be ordered by email.

COURTHOUSE
Henry County Courthouse
100 West Franklin Street, Clinton, MO 64735 - ph: 660-885-6963

HISTORY - 1883 HENRY & ST. CLAIR COUNTIES
History of Henry & St. Clair Counties Missouri, 1883
Hardcover, 1224 pages. This book contains the history of Henry and St. Clair counties and the people who settled there. There are 846 personal biographies. This book has been reprinted in hardcover format. A digital version of the book can be viewed online at archive.org. The complete contents of the biography section of this book can be found at Biographies and the Henry County history part at 1883 History of Henry County, both on this website.

HISTORY - 1885 to 1900 HENRY COUNTY
Annals of Henry County Vol. I, by Kathleen White Miles, 1973
Softcover, indexed. A collection of newspaper articles, obituaries and bits and pieces of information, originally published in the Clinton Eye newspaper from 1885 to 1900. A great source for family history research in the Henry County area. No longer available, used copies of this book can sometimes be found at auctions and garage sales.

HISTORY - 1901 to 1911 HENRY COUNTY
Annals of Henry County Vol. II, by Kathleen White Miles, 1974
Softcover, indexed. A collection of newspaper articles, obituaries and bits and pieces of information, originally published in the Clinton Eye newspaper from 1901 to 1911. A great source for family history research in the Henry County area. No longer available.

HISTORY - 1919 HENRY COUNTY
History of Henry County Missouri, Historical Publishing Co, by Uel W. Lamkin, 1919
Hardcover, 880 pages, illustrated. This book contains the history of the county and the people who first settled here. There are 468 detailed personal biographies and many photos of local homes, businesses, churches and people. This book has been reprinted at least once, in hardcover format, and has recently been reprinted in a two-volume, softcover. No longer available. The complete contents of the biography section of this book can be found at Biographies on this website.

HISTORY - 1919 to 1934 HENRY COUNTY
Henry County Scrapbook, Vol. I, by Kathleen White Miles
Hardcover, indexed. A collection of newspaper articles and obituaries originally published in the Clinton Eye and Clinton Daily Democrat newspapers from 1919 to 1934. A great source for family history research in the Henry County area. No longer available, used copies of this book can sometimes be found at auctions and garage sales.

HISTORY - 1934 to 1940 HENRY COUNTY
Henry County Scrapbook, Vol. II, by Kathleen White Miles
Hardcover, indexed. A collection of newspaper articles and obituaries originally published in the Clinton Eye and Clinton Daily Democrat newspapers from 1934 to 1940. A great source for family history research in the Henry County area. No longer available.

HISTORY - PICTORIAL COUNTY HISTORY
Pictorial Memories of Henry County Missouri, by The Henry County Historical Society, 2000
Beautiful 8 1/2 x 11 inch, limited-edition, hardcover volume that tells the history of Henry County in pictures and stories. Your purchase of this book will help support the Henry County Museum. For each copy send $34.95 plus $4.00 shipping to: Henry County Museum, 203 West Franklin, Clinton, MO 64735. Or save the shipping and buy a copy when you visit the Museum this summer. For more information call (660) 885-8414 or email hcmus@midamerica.net Be sure to mention that you saw this ad on the Henry County MOGen Web Site!

LIBRARY MUSEUM
Henry County Genealogy Library
The volunteers at the museum genealogy library will research family information for an hourly fee plus photocopy charges. You can now contact them by eMail at hcmusgenlib@centurylink.net or by writing to: 203 West Franklin, Clinton, MO 64735, or calling: 660-885-8414.

LIBRARY PUBLIC
Henry County Library
123 East Green, Clinton, MO 64735 - ph: 660-885-2612
Home Page

LIBRARY PUBLIC
Lenora Blackmore Public Library
115 East Benton, Windsor, MO 65360 - ph: 660-647-2298
Home Page

MARRIAGE - COUNTY RECORDS
Henry County Marriage Records at the Henry County Courthouse, Clinton, MO
Photocopies of Henry County marriages may be obtained by sending the names of the couple and approximate year married (if available), and a check or money order for $2.00 to the Henry County Courthouse, Recorder of Deeds, 100 West Franklin, Room 4, Clinton, MO 64735. If no record is found, you will be notified, but your $2.00 will not be refunded. Please include alternate spellings of the names, but keep your message short and to the point.

McVEY FAMILY
The Dallas County, MO McVeys, McVays - by Doris Barnhart
Tracing the McVey, McVay families from Tennessee to Dallas County and then into Henry, Camden and benton Counties, Missouri. Genealogy History from early 1800's and photos. To order a copy send $30.00 plus $5.00 shipping to Mrs. Doris Barnhart, 827 SE 207th Road, Deepwater, MO 64740.

MONTROSE, MO
Montrose Centennial 1871-1971 - published by The Printery, Clinton, MO 1971, reprinted 1989
A softcover book, 479 pages in length, published to celebrate the 100th birthday of Montrose, MO. This book contains the early and current history of the area and interesting stories. About one half the book is dedicated to family histories of local people. An excellent genealogy resource for the Montrose area. No longer available for sale. View copies at the Henry County Library or Henry County Museum Genealogy Library, both in Clinton, MO, or watch for this book being sold at auctions or garage sales.

MICROFILM NEWSPAPERS
Rolls of local newspapers on microfilm are available at the Henry County Public Library. They may be viewed in person, or for a small charge, you can request the staff to look up articles or obituaries and email them to you. How to request information can be found on their Genealogy Research page.

URICH, MO
Urich Reunion Centennial 1894-1994 - published by B-W Graphics, Inc., Versailles, MO
This is the 1994 History of Urich, Missouri and Community, to celebrate 100 years of Urich Encampments and Reunions. It was compiled by the Urich History Committee and authorized by the Urich Renuion Committee. It covers some early history of the area and devotes the main part of the book to family histories and biographies. Excellent source for Urich area family history. Softcover, spiralbound, 183 pages. No longer available for sale. View copies at the Henry County Library or Henry County Museum Genealogy Library, both in Clinton, MO, or watch for this book being sold at auctions or garage sales.

URICH, MO
History of Urich Missouri and Community, 1976
Published as part of the US Bicentennial project.

WAUGH FAMILY
A Waugh Family History - by Patricia Lee (Russ) Waugh, 1986
Softcover, 535 pgs with index. Descendants of John Waugh of Litchfield, CT and Milo and Elizabeth (Kious) Waugh of OH and IN. Allied family lines of Bowers, Butcher, Hamilton, Hopkins, Kious, Minor and Ward. Packed with rock solid information and references to these family lines. To order send $25.00 to Patricia L. Waugh, 876 NW 1050 Road, Blairstown, MO 64726.

WINDSOR HISTORIAL SOCIETY
Windsor Museum and Research Center
P.O. Box 111, 104 South Franklin Street, Windsor, MO 65360.

 

FAMILY HISTORY HOME PAGE LINKS

ADKINS, BOYD, BYSOR, PINKSTON
Julie's Family Tree
http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.com/~jwtrout/julies.htm

AVERY, EDDINS, FARIS, ROBERTS
http://webspace.webring.com/people/vg/gibsongt/KathysPage.html

BAILEY AND HOWARD FAMILY HISTORY
In Henry County, Missouri, Bourbon and Woodford Counties, Kentucky, and Richmond County, Virginia
www.angelfire.com/un/baileyhistory/

BIRGE FAMILY OF HENRY COUNTY
Descendants of Rev. William Birge
http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.com/~jlbrown1820/William and Rebecca Birge Family.html

CARVER, McINTIRE
www.kylefamily.us

CHEESMAN
http://www.members.tripod.com/burkewebb/

FILEWOOD and DAMRON Family
www.roadrunnersauto.com/gen/filewood.shtml

HIGDON - CARPENTER Family Page
http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.com/~bulger/

RAINS, Mary Ellen Strother
www.alkire.org/gen/michael/d0000/f0000079.html

RAMSEY, STEWART, CASE, LOWERY, SCOTT
http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.com/~branchingn2history/index.html

ROGERS
Ancestors and cousins of Rockwell H. Rogers of Henry County, Missouri
www.RogersGenealogy.com/

 

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