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Maries County, Missouri
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Maries County, Missouri Facts

When was Maries County, MO Created?
Maries County was created on March 2, 1855 from Osage County and Pulaski County.

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

What counties are adjacent to Maries County, MO?
Bordering Counties are Osage CountyGasconade CountyPhelps CountyPulaski CountyMiller County.

Maries County, MO Vital Records

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

Maries County, MO Census Records

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

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

Maries County, MO Courthouse and Government Records

Maries County Courthouse

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

Maries County, MO Societies and Family History Resources

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

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

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