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Christian County, Missouri
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Christian County, Missouri Facts

When was Christian County, MO Created?
Christian County was created on March 8, 1859 from Greene CountyTaney County and Webster County.

What is the County Seat of Christian County, MO?
The County Seat is located in Ozark and in addition the county government website is

What counties are adjacent to Christian County, MO?
Bordering Counties are Greene CountyWebster CountyDouglas CountyTaney CountyStone CountyLawrence County.

Christian County, MO Vital Records

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

Christian County, MO Census Records

What Christian County, MO census records are available?
There are many types of census records for Christian County guide you in researching your family tree. Federal Population Schedules are available for 186018701880 (free index)1890 (fragment)19001910192019301940.

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

Christian County, MO Courthouse and Government Records

Christian County Courthouse

What genealogical records can I find in the Christian County Courthouse?
Researchers frequently overlook the great importance of Christian 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 Christian 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 Courthouse Records Research Guide.

Christian County, MO Societies and Family History Resources

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

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

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

Christian Co. MO Maps, Atlases & Gazetteers

Christian Co. MO Books, Newspapers & Publications

Christian Co. GA Cemeteries & Church Records

Christian Co. MO Family Websites, Pictures & Histories

Christian Co. MO General and History Websites

Christian Co. MO Military Records

Christian Co. MO Schools & Directories