Search billions of records on Ancestry.com

The above is an advertisement and not part of the genealogy society website

----------------------------------------------------------------------------------

 

Cedar & Vernon County, MO Genealogical Society

218 West Walnut Street, Nevada, MO 64772

email: Cedar.VernonCoMO@centurytel.net

website: www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~motcogs/

 

HOME ] RESEARCH ] [ SALE  ITEMS ] CONTACT  US ] 

 
 

 

Sale Items

 

The below listed items can be purchased from the Bushwhacker Museum at www.bushwhacker.org 

 

 

Marriage Book A Vernon County Missouri 1855-1877 Index

An every-name index of marriage records. Compiled by Wilma Lathrop; published by Tri-County Genealogical Society; revised and reprinted 2011. Comb-bound, 51 pages, 8x11.  Only 2 copies remaining 1/2016.

Marriage Book B Vernon County Missouri 1877-1881 Index

An every-name index of marriage records. Compiled by Wilma Lathrop; revised and published by Tri-County Genealogical Society 2005. Comb-bound, 41 pages, 8x11.   Only 2 copies remaining 1/2016.

Marriage Book C Vernon County Missouri 1881-1885 Index

An every-name index of marriage records. Compiled by Wilma Lathrop; revised and published by Tri-County Genealogical Society 2005. Comb-bound, 65 pages, 8x11.   Only 1 copy remaining 1/2016.

Marriage Book D Vernon County Missouri 1885-1888 Index

An every-name index of marriage records. Compiled by Wilma Lathrop; revised and published by Tri-County Genealogical Society 2005. Comb-bound, 63 pages, 8x11.  SOLD OUT.

Marriage Book E Vernon County Missouri 1888-1891 Index

An every-name index of marriage records. Compiled by Wilma Lathrop; revised and published by Tri-County Genealogical Society 2005. Comb-bound, 68 pages, 8x11.  Only 1 copy remaining 1/2016.

Marriage Book F Vernon County Missouri 1891-1894 Index

An every-name index of marriage records. Compiled by Wilma Lathrop; revised and published by Tri-County Genealogical Society 2005. Comb-bound, 67 pages, 8x11.  SOLD OUT.

Marriage Book G Vernon County Missouri 1894-1897 Index

An every-name index of marriage records. Compiled by Wilma Lathrop; revised and published by Tri-County Genealogical Society 2005. Comb-bound, 68 pages, 8x11.  Only 1 copy remaining 1/2016.

Marriage Book H Vernon County Missouri 1897-1900 Index

An every-name index of marriage records. Compiled by Wilma Lathrop; revised and published by Tri-County Genealogical Society 2005. Comb-bound, 69 pages, 8x11.   Only 2 copies remaining 1/2016.

 

The First One Hundred Years of Mental Health Services 1885-1985: history of the Nevada State Hospital

This book was published in July 1985 by hospital administration and gives the history of the Nevada State Hospital and treatment of mental health over the years.  This is a machine copy of the book, reprinted with permission.  Table of Contents.

Metz Times Newspaper Indexes; Metz, Vernon Co., Missouri.

Originally abstracted by Wilma Lathrop; indexed and published by Tri-County Genealogical Society.  Short snippets of local and area news.  Comb-bound.  8x11. 

                                   Oct 1904-1906    (50 pages)       

                     1908    (19 pages)       

                                              1909-1912    (98 pages)       

              1913-15    (70 pages)       

Nevada Daily Mail Newspaper Indexes; Nevada, Vernon Co., Missouri.

Originally abstracted by Wilma Lathrop; indexed and published by Tri-County Genealogical Society.  Short snippets of local and area news.  Comb-bound.  8x11. 

   1884     (21 pages)       

    1885     (99 pages)       

 1887   (120 pages)       

 1888   (109 pages)       

     Nov 1892-Dec 1893   (247 pages)       

       1894   (196 pages)       

     1897   (228 pages)       

     1898   (176 pages)       

    1900   (191 pages)       

    1901   (218 pages)      

Oct 1927 - Dec 1928   (182 pages)       

Nevada Noticer Newspaper Indexes; Nevada, Vernon Co., Missouri.

Originally abstracted by Wilma Lathrop; indexed and published by Tri-County Genealogical Society.  Short snippets of local and area news.  Comb-bound.  8x11. 

Mar. 1888 - Feb 1889   (55 pages)    

   Feb.-Dec. 1889   (39 pages)    

Jan. 1890 - Feb 1891   (54 pages)     

Sheldon Enterprise Newspaper Indexes; Sheldon, Vernon Co., Missouri.

Abstracted and indexed by Wilma Lathrop; published by Tri-County Genealogical Society.  Short snippets of local and area news.  Comb-bound.  8x11.

     1901-1907      (95 pages)   

    1908-1910      (75 pages)   

1911-1912      (64 pages)   

    1913-1916    (126 pages)   

  1917-1920    (149 pages)   

   1921-1924    (116 pages)   

    1925-1927      (93 pages)   

   1928-1931    (121 pages)   

1932-1935    (160 pages)   

            1936      (52 pages)   

1937     (47 pages)   

1938-1940    (113 pages)   

1941-1948    (219 pages)   

There Will be a Wreck!  An Account of the 1904 World's Fair Missouri Pacific Train Wreck.

By Lyndon N. Irwin, PhD.  On October 10, 1904, there was a head-on collision of two Missouri Pacific trains. One of them was a westbound passenger train packed with excited people on their way to visit the St. Louis World's Fair. In the wreck, which occurred between Warrensburg and Knob Noster, MO, 30 people were killed and many more were injured. They were from the Kansas towns of Kingman, Dexter, Cedar Vale, Sedan, Coffeyville, Edna, and Pittsburg; the Missouri towns of Bronaugh, Liberal, Moundville, and Nevada. This book tells the touching and tragic stories of one of the worst Mo-Pac train wrecks of that time. Illustrations by Barbara Jean Marlow Irwin. Fourth printing 2005. 150-page softbound book; 5 x 8

Moundville, Missouri 1860 - 1910

By Lyndon N. Irwin, PhD.  2005.  A comprehensive look at one of the older towns in Vernon County, which pre-dates the Civil War. Includes information on schools, churches, coal mines, people, and businesses which all added up to the successes of the town. Read forgotten stories such as the "Whiskey Wars" and the Murder of Ella Wray. The town fires and post office robberies are included.  Additionally, there are records from the Moundville Lutheran and Methodist Churches, Cooper College, and the pioneer Moundville Cemetery. Indexed with over 890 surnames!  Thoroughly researched and documented with footnotes.  Illustrations by Barbara Jean Marlow Irwin.  250-page softbound book; 8x11

BRONAUGH The Town, the Man and his Friends.  The early history of the town of Bronaugh, Missouri and the man it was named for.

By Lyndon N. Irwin, PhD.  2010.  This is the definitive history on the small Vernon County town of Bronaugh.  It was carefully researched and contains complete documentation along with numerous photographs and ink drawings.  There are plenty of stories of the early days before the founding of the town, its founding, and continues up to 1910.  Approx. 50 pages on W. C. Bronaugh, the town's namesake, and his sometimes notorious friends the Younger Brothers and the James Brothers.  Many first-hand accounts from the memoirs of both Chester Gibbs and Anne Doores Munson are included, guaranteeing interesting reading about life in very early Bronaugh!  Beautiful 300-page, indexed, hard-bound.

Vernon County, Missouri Cemetery Directory 2010. Second Ed.

More than 52,000 deaths/burials are included in this edition.  It incorporates information from the Cemetery Directory of Vernon County, Missouri (1979), corrections, and more than 20,000 additional deaths/ burials from numerous sources such as death certificates, obituaries through Dec. 2009, funeral home records, newspaper articles, and gravestone surveys. Most cemeteries were surveyed and many previously unrecorded burials were found.  The directory includes an every-name index with cross-reference of maiden names.  2 vol., comb bound with cardstock covers.  Second edition Oct. 2010.

SUPPLEMENTAL INDEX to 1911 History of Vernon County, Missouri

Compiled by Wilma Lathrop; published by Tri-County Genealogical Society Revised 2010 to also include a copy of the original index. 8x11, 21 pages, comb bound.

INDEX to History of Ballard (Bates Co.), Missouri

Surname/subject index to the Ballard, MO, history book.  Compiled by Wilma Lathrop; published by Tri-County Genealogical Society 2005. 8x11, 12 pages, comb bound.

INDEX to My Kind of Town: Butler (Bates Co.), Missouri

Surname/subject index to the Butler, MO, history book.  Compiled by Wilma Lathrop; published by Tri-County Genealogical Society 2005. 8x11, comb bound.

INDEX to HUME...Coal, Corn & Cattle 1880-1980 (Bates Co.), Missouri

Surname/subject index to the Hume, MO, history book.  Compiled by Wilma Lathrop; published by Tri-County Genealogical Society 2005. 8x11, 6 pages, comb bound.

INDEX to Family/Community History Liberal (Barton Co.), Missouri

Surname/subject index to the Liberal history book.  Compiled by Wilma Lathrop; published by Tri-County Genealogical Society 2005. 8x11, 12 pages, comb bound.

INDEX to The Town That Coal Built: Rich Hill (Bates Co.), Missouri

Surname/subject index to the Rich Hill history book.  By Wilma Lathrop; published by Tri-County Genealogical Society 2005. 8x11, 12 pages, comb bound.

INDEX to Missouri History in Cedar County

Surname/subject index compiled by Wilma Lathrop; published by Tri-County Genealogical Society 2005.  8x11, 13 pages, comb bound. (This index is for the 1971 Missouri History in Cedar County by Clayton Abbott and Lewis B. Hoff.)

 

To purchase the above items see www.bushwhacker.org

 

 

 
 

 

HOME ] RESEARCH ] [ SALE  ITEMS ] CONTACT  US ]

 

 
Visit RootsWeb

Copyright 2005-Present  Cedar & Vernon Co, MO Genealogical Society

All Rights Reserved     # # #     Created October 2005