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Barry County, Missouri
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Barry County, Missouri Facts

When was Barry County, MO Created?
Barry County was created on January 5, 1835 from Greene County.

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

What counties are adjacent to Barry County, MO?
Bordering Counties are Lawrence CountyStone CountyCarroll County, Arkansas, Benton County, Arkansas, McDonald CountyNewton County.

Barry County, MO Vital Records

Where can find Barry County Birth, marriage, Divorce and Death Records?
Barry 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 Barry 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 Barry County Health Department has Birth Certificates since 1920 and Death Certificates since 1980.

Barry County, MO Census Records

What Barry County, MO census records are available?
There are many types of census records for Barry County guide you in researching your family tree. Federal Population Schedules are available for 18401850186018701880 (free index)1890 (fragment)19001910192019301940.

Barry Co. Slave Schedules is available for 1850 & 1860. Barry Co. Mortality Schedules can be found for 1850, 1860, 1870 and 1880. Barry Co. Industry and Agriculture can be found for 1850, 1860, 1870 and 1880. Barry 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

Barry County, MO Courthouse and Government Records

Barry County Courthouse

What genealogical records can I find in the Barry County Courthouse?
Researchers frequently overlook the great importance of Barry 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 Barry 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.

Barry County, MO Societies and Family History Resources

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

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

What other genealogical resources are available in Barry County, MO?
The following are web links to Genealogy, Records and Resources pertaining to Barry 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.

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