Search For Your Ancestors in Historical Documents

FIRST or LAST NAME

CATEGORY

STATE

Harrison County, Missouri
Genealogy, History & Facts

Harrison County, Missouri Facts

Harrison County

When was Harrison County, MO Created?
Harrison County was created on February 14, 1845 from Daviess County.

What is the County Seat of Harrison County, MO?
The County Seat is located in Bethany and in addition the county government website is unknown

What counties are adjacent to Harrison County, MO?
Bordering Counties are Ringgold County, Iowa, Decatur County, Iowa, Mercer County, Grundy County, Daviess County, Gentry County, Worth County.


Harrison County, MO Vital Records

Where can find Harrison County Birth, marriage, Divorce and Death Records?
Harrison County vital records can be found at the Missouri Office of Vital Records has copies of birth and death records reported from January 1, 1910. There is a fee for each copy requested. Please refer to the information to the Statewide Vital Records in Missouri for current fees and application process.

You can search online for Harrison County Birth, Marriage, Divorce or Death Records. You can also Order Electronically Online or can download an application for Missouri Birth and Death CertificateMarriage and Divorce Certificate Application to mail.

Another resource is the Harrison County Health Department has Birth Certificates since 1920 and Death Certificates since 1980.


Harrison County, MO Census Records

What Harrison County, MO census records are available?
There are many types of census records for Harrison County guide you in researching your family tree. Federal Population Schedules are available for 1850, 1860, 1870, 1880 (free index), 1890 (fragment), 1900, 1910, 1920, 1930, 1940.

Harrison Co. Slave Schedules is available for 1850 & 1860. Harrison Co. Mortality Schedules can be found for 1850, 1860, 1870 and 1880. Harrison Co. Industry and Agriculture can be found for 1850, 1860, 1870 and 1880. Harrison Co. Union Veterans Schedules can be acquired for 1890. There are free down-loadable and printable census forms to help you with your research. See Also Missouri Census Records Research Guide


Harrison County, MO Courthouse and Government Records


Harrison County Courthouse

What genealogical records can I find in the Harrison County Courthouse?
Researchers frequently overlook the great importance of Harrison County court, probate, and land records data as a useful resource of ancestry and genealogy information. Buried away in Missouri courthouses and archives everywhere are the ambitions and frustrations of countless Missouri residents.

The possibilities are excellent that your forefathers have left a comprehensive document of at least a number of facets of their lives in the Harrison County court records. Even if your forebears is not referred to in a Court case, contemplate all of the other procedures that could have lead to him or her to appear in court records. See Also Missouri Corthouse Records Research Guide.


Harrison County, MO Societies and Family History Resources

What genealogical and historical societies, archives, museums, associations and libraries are available for Harrison County, MO?
A list of Harrison County Historical  and Genealogical Societies, Libraries, Archives. See also list of Statewide Missouri Archives, Historical & Genealogical Societies.

Where can I connect with other Harrison County, MO Researchers through message boards and forums?

What other genealogical resources are available in Harrison County, MO?
The following are web links to Genealogy, Records and Resources pertaining to Harrison County. A majority of these genealogy links fall into 3 categories: Business Sites, Private Sites or Organization Sites. Some have free access some have to have a payment. This is just a directory which has been gathered or submitted. I do not endorse or promote one genealogy site above another.

Harrison Co. MO Maps, Atlases & Gazetteers

Harrison Co. MO Books, Newspapers & Publications

Harrison Co. GA Cemeteries & Church Records

Harrison Co. MO Family Websites, Pictures & Histories

Harrison Co. MO General and History Websites

Harrison Co. MO Military Records

Harrison Co. MO Schools & Directories

Copyright © 2014 GenealogyInc.com,