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In the Courthouse

  Following information from Guide to Tracing Your Family Tree in Missouri by Robert E. Parkin (1979)
and Missouri Genealogical Research by George K Schweitzer (1997)

Records Available at ALTON Available at MO STATE ARCHIVES
MARRIAGES 1845-1978 1845-1914
BIRTHS 1883-1890 1883-1890
DEATHS 1883-1889 1883-1889
PROBATE 1854-1978 1854-1938
DEEDS 1845-1978 1845-1915
COURTS 1845-1978 1845-1889
NATURALIZATION 1889-1904 1889-1904
TAX LISTS 1872 NONE

TO FIND RECORDS IN THE ALTON COURT HOUSE:

TheClerk of Circuit Court has MARRIAGE, DIVORCE, and CIVIL COURT RECORDS.
The Probate Judge has PROBATE RECORDS.
The Recorder of Deeds has LAND RECORDS.
The Basement Vault holds the TAX RECORDS.

If you would like a copy of the original marriage license
you can obtain it by sending $1.00 and a
self addressed stamped envelope to:

Circuit Clerks Office
Alton, Missouri 65606

(417) 778-7475

 
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