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St Louis City, Missouri
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St Louis City Facts

When was St. Louis City, MO Created?
St. Louis City was created on August 22, 1876 from St. Louis County.

What is the County Seat of St. Louis City, MO?
The Seat is located in St. Louis and in addition the county government website is

What counties are adjacent to St. Louis City, MO?
Bordering Counties are St. Louis CountyMadison County, Illinois, St. Clair County, Illinois.

St. Louis City, MO Vital Records

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

St. Louis City, MO Census Records

What St. Louis City, MO census records are available?
There are many types of census records for St. Louis City guide you in researching your family tree. Government Population Schedules are present for 1880 (free index)1890 (fragment)19001910192019301940.

St Louis City Mortality Schedules can be found for 1880. St Louis City Industry and Agriculture can be found for 1880. St Louis City 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. Louis City, MO Courthouse and Government Records

St. Louis City Courthouse

What genealogical records can I find in the St. Louis City Courthouse?
The below facts shows exactly what death, marriage, birth, property, wills, and court records are typically in St. Louis City. The years listed below are the first noted records with this county. See Also Missouri Courthouse Records Research Guide.

St. Louis City Societies and Family History Resources

A list of St Louis City Historical  and Genealogical Societies, Forums, Message Boards, Libraries, Archives.

Where can I connect with other St. Louis City, MO Researchers through message boards and forums?

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

St Louis City MO Atlases, Maps & Gazetteers

St Louis City MO Books, Newspapers & Publications

St Louis City MO Birth, Marriage & Death Records

St Louis City MO Cemeteries & Graveyards

St Louis City MO Church & Bible Records

St Louis City MO Family Websites, Pictures & Histories

St Louis City MO General and History Websites

St Louis City MO Military Records

St Louis City MO Schools & Directories