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St. Genevieve County, Missouri
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St. Genevieve County, Missouri Facts

When was St Genevieve County, MO Created?
St Genevieve County was created on October 1, 1812 as one of the five original counties.

What is the County Seat of St Genevieve County, MO?
The County Seat is located in Sainte Genevieve and in addition the county government website is

What counties are adjacent to St Genevieve County, MO?
Bordering Counties are Jefferson CountyMonroe CountyRandolph County, Illinois, Perry CountySt. Francois County.

St Genevieve County, MO Vital Records

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

St Genevieve County, MO Census Records

What St Genevieve County, MO census records are available?
There are many types of census records for St Genevieve County guide you in researching your family tree. Federal Population Schedules are available for 1820 (missing)183018401850186018701880 (free index)1890 (fragment)19001910192019301940.

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

St. Genevieve County, MO Courthouse and Government Records

Ste. Genevieve County Courthouse

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

St. Genevieve County, MO Societies and Family History Resources

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

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

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