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The Daughters of the American Revolution (DAR) Collection contains tombstone inscriptions from many Missouri cemeteries. (See the "[[Missouri Genealogy|Genealogy]]" section). Many transcripts of cemetery records have been published, such as:
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=== Online Resources  ===
  
*Ellsberry, Elizabeth P. ''Cemetery Records of Missouri.''Three Volumes. N.p.:''1965''. {{WorldCat|1278294|disp=At Various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|208007|item|disp=FHL book 977.8 V22d}}; {{FHL|208007|item|disp=FHL film 844967; fiche 6051170}}.)
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The following have significant cemetery listings for Missouri State: {{Note|Sites may be incomplete. <br>• They may not list all cemeteries in a county <br>• and may not include all burials in a cemetery.}}<br>
*''Cemetery Records of Missouri. 15 vols. Salt Lake City, Utah: Genealogical Society, 1954-64.'' {{FHL|202218|item|disp=FHL book 977.8 V22g; films 924436-39 and 924900 item 3; fiche 6051114 volumes 1-15}}.)
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*[http://www.deathindexes.com/missouri/index.html Online Missouri Death Records and Indexes], index
*''Missouri Cemetery Records. Vol. 1. Kansas City, Missouri'': Heart of America Genealogical Society Library, 1981. {{FHL|76329|item|disp=FHL fiche 6101174}}, vol.1. This volume is a reprint of inscriptions from 26 Missouri counties published in the Kansas City Genealogist (see [[Missouri Periodicals|Missouri Periodicals]]).  
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*[http://kc.mogenweb.org/links/mocemeteries.html Missouri County Cemetery Indexes].  
*196 Cemeteries of Missouri. Three Volumes. Salt Lake City, Utah: Genealogical Society: 1948-68. {{FHL|106118|item|disp=FHL film 1035921}}.)
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*[http://billiongraves.com/pages/search/#country=United+States&state=Missouri&county=0&search_text=&action=search_cemetery BillionGraves.com Missouri Cemeteries].
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*{{RecordSearch|2026973|BillionGraves Index}}
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*{{RecordSearch|2579610|United States, Cemetery Abstracts}} at [https://familysearch.org/search FamilySearch] — index
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*[http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gs& Findagrave.com].  
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*[http://interment.net/us/mo/index.htm Missouri Cemetery Records at Interment.net].
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*[http://www.usgwtombstones.org/missouri/missouri.html USGenWeb Missouri Tombstone Transcription Project].
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*[http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~familycollecting/ Northwest Missouri Cemeteries], index
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*[http://missourigravestones.org/ Missouri Gravestones], index
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*[http://www.daddezio.com/cemetery/junction/CJ-MO-NDX.html Cemetery Junction at D'Addezio], index
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*[http://www.accessgenealogy.com/cemetery/missouri-cemetery-records.htm Missouri Cemetery Records by Access Genealogy], index
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*[http://ldsgenealogy.com/MO/Cemetery-Records.htm Missouri Genealogy, Cemetery Records], index
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*[http://www.idreamof.com/cemetery/mo.html I Dream of Genealogy Missouri Cemeteries]
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*[http://www.looktothepast.com/index4.html Look to the Past Cemetery Inscriptions]
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*Findagrave.com [http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gsr&GSfn=&GSmn=&GSln=&GSbyrel=all&GSby=&GSdyrel=all&GSdy=&GScntry=4&GSst=26&GScnty=0&GSgrid=&df=all&GSob=n Search for names] Enter at least a last name then click '''Search'''. Can narrow by first names or dates.
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**This site frequently has tombstone images
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*[http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=3272 Missouri Cemetery Inscription Sources] at Ancestry.com ($)
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**[http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gsr&GSfn=&GSmn=&GSln=&GSbyrel=all&GSby=&GSdyrel=all&GSdy=&GScntry=4&GSst=26&GScnty=0&GSgrid=&df=all&GSob=n List of cemeteries] statewide for cemeteries in their database
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****Go to [http://www.findagrave.com/ Find A Grave Home page], click '''Search for a cemetery''', select the state (Missouri ), then select from the '''county list''', and press '''Search'''.  
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***Click on the number below '''Interments''' for a cemetery to access names. Click '''Records''' arrow to scroll through to the end.
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*[http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=70596 ''Web: Missouri, Find A Grave Index, 1812-2012'']
  
=== Online  ===
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{{Tip| Remember:<br>
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# Family members may be buried in the same plot or nearby.
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# [http://genealogy.about.com/od/cemetery_records/ig/tombstone_symbols/ Symbols] and [http://www.olivetreegenealogy.com/misc/grave_symbols.shtml abbreviations] may lead you to other records.
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# Weathering and damage to tombstones make early published transcriptions priceless.}} <br>
  
The following have significant cemetery listings for Washington State. [[Image:ArrowGreen.svg.png|left|20x20px|ArrowGreen.svg.png]] Sites may be incomplete. They may not list all cemeteries in a county and may not include all burials in a cemetery.<br><br>
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*Tip to find cemeteries by Counties in Missouri: google List of Cemeteries in your County, in Missouri.
  
*[http://www.interment.net/us/mo/ Interment.net (Missouri)]  
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*[http://www.interment.net/us/mo/ Interment.net Missouri]  
 
**Lists of cemeteries in the counties.  
 
**Lists of cemeteries in the counties.  
**Typed lists of tombstone information.<br>
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**Typed lists of tombstone information.
 
 
*[http://freepages.military.rootsweb.com/~xander/missouri.htm National Cemeteries in Missouri]<br>
 
  
*[http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~familycollecting/ Northwest Missouri Cemeteries ]<br>
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*[http://freepages.military.rootsweb.com/~xander/missouri.htm National Cemeteries in Missouri]
  
*[http://www.findagrave.com FindaGrave.com]
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*[http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~familycollecting/ Northwest Missouri Databases]  
**[http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=70596 ''Web: Missouri, Find A Grave Index, 1812-2012''] (If the link does not work, go to [http://www.ancestry.com/ ancestry.com] ($), click '''Search''', select '''Card Catalog''', paste Title into search box, click '''Search''')
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**Click on Database to go to the Northwest Missouri Databases then search Alphabetical Databases from the card collection.  
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**This lists Headstone Order Records, Other Databases and Miscellaneous.
  
 
*[http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/MO/ALL/cem/ Linkpendium] scours the Internet for resources.  
 
*[http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/MO/ALL/cem/ Linkpendium] scours the Internet for resources.  
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**Lists of cemeteries by county.
 
**Lists of cemeteries by county.
  
*[http://missouri-genealogy.com/Missouri-Cemetery-Records.htm Missouri Cemetery Records] (at Missouri Genealogy) Cemetery inscriptions online organized by county and city  
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*[http://www.accessgenealogy.com/cemetery/missouri-cemetery-records.htm Access Genealogy-Missouri Cemetery Records]
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**Missouri Cemetery records are listed by county then name of cemetery within the Missouri county.
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**Most of these are complete indices at the time of transcription, however, in some cases we list the listing when it is only a partial listing.
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*[http://ldsgenealogy.com/MO/Cemetery-Records.htm Missouri Cemetery Records] (at Missouri Genealogy) Cemetery inscriptions online organized by county and city  
 
**List of Missouri Cemeteries  
 
**List of Missouri Cemeteries  
 
***National Cemeteries in Missouri  
 
***National Cemeteries in Missouri  
 
***Other MissouriGenealogy Records
 
***Other MissouriGenealogy Records
  
*[http://billiongraves.com/pages/search/index.php#country=United+States&state=Missouri&county=0&search_text=&action=search_cemetery BillionGraves.com]
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*[http://billiongraves.com/pages/search/index.php#given_names=&family_names=Smith&birth_year=&death_year=&year_range=5&lim=0&num=10&action=search&exact=true&phonetic=false&record_type=0&country=United+States&state=Missouri&county=0 BillionGraves Name Search] Replace the Smith surname in the pale orange form and click '''Search'''
**Search by going to "under filter by state" and put in Arkansas and the surname.
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**[http://billiongraves.com/pages/search/index.php#country=United+States&state=Missouri&county=0&search_text=&action=search_cemetery&start=0&limit=100 Lists of cemeteries]
**Lists of cemeteries by county, with # of entries in Billion Graves site.
 
  
*[http://www.kindredtrails.com/missouri.html KindredTrails.com Arkansas Cemeteries]  
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*[http://www.kindredtrails.com/missouri.html KindredTrails.com Missouri Cemeteries]  
 
**Links to other sites, searches of sponsored sites.
 
**Links to other sites, searches of sponsored sites.
  
 
*[http://www.looktothepast.com/index4.html Looktothepast.com] - focuses mainly on Missouri genealogy records, although&nbsp;there are many records for Kansas, Illinois, and surrounding states.&nbsp; Lists cemeteries by county. Other useful information including vital records.
 
*[http://www.looktothepast.com/index4.html Looktothepast.com] - focuses mainly on Missouri genealogy records, although&nbsp;there are many records for Kansas, Illinois, and surrounding states.&nbsp; Lists cemeteries by county. Other useful information including vital records.
  
[[Category:Missouri|Cemeteries]]
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*[http://www.cyndislist.com/us/mo/cemeteries/ Cyndi's List] links to databases on other sites.
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==== Collections and Records  ====
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The Daughters of the American Revolution (DAR) Collection contains tombstone inscriptions from many Missouri cemeteries. (See the "[[Missouri, United States Genealogy|Genealogy]]" section). Many transcripts of cemetery records have been published, such as:
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*Ellsberry, Elizabeth P. ''Cemetery Records of Missouri.''Three Volumes. N.p.:''1965''. {{WorldCat|1278294|disp=At Various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|208007|item|disp=FHL book 977.8 V22d}}; {{FHL|208007|item|disp=FHL film 844967; fiche 6051170}}.)
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*''Cemetery Records of Missouri. 15 vols. Salt Lake City, Utah: Genealogical Society, 1954-64.'' {{FHL|202218|item|disp=FHL book 977.8 V22g; films 924436-39 and 924900 item 3; fiche 6051114 volumes 1-15}}.)
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*''Missouri Cemetery Records. Vol. 1. Kansas City, Missouri'': Heart of America Genealogical Society Library, 1981. {{FHL|76329|item|disp=FHL fiche 6101174}}, vol.1. This volume is a reprint of inscriptions from 26 Missouri counties published in the Kansas City Genealogist (see [[Missouri Periodicals|Missouri Periodicals]]).
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*196 Cemeteries of Missouri. Three Volumes. Salt Lake City, Utah: Genealogical Society: 1948-68. {{FHL|106118|item|disp=FHL film 1035921}}.)
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Online Resources[edit | edit source]

The following have significant cemetery listings for Missouri State:


  • Findagrave.com Search for names Enter at least a last name then click Search. Can narrow by first names or dates.
    • This site frequently has tombstone images
  • Missouri Cemetery Inscription Sources at Ancestry.com ($)
    • List of cemeteries statewide for cemeteries in their database
        • Go to Find A Grave Home page, click Search for a cemetery, select the state (Missouri ), then select from the county list, and press Search.
      • Click on the number below Interments for a cemetery to access names. Click Records arrow to scroll through to the end.


  • Tip to find cemeteries by Counties in Missouri: google List of Cemeteries in your County, in Missouri.
  • Northwest Missouri Databases
    • Click on Database to go to the Northwest Missouri Databases then search Alphabetical Databases from the card collection.
    • This lists Headstone Order Records, Other Databases and Miscellaneous.
  • Linkpendium scours the Internet for resources.
    • Links to cemetery databases on other sites.
    • Many cemeteries individually searchable.
  • Missouri Cemeteries at Daddezio.com
    • Lists of cemeteries or search by the name of the cemetery. Cannot narrow by county.
    • Typed lists of tombstone information.
  • Access Genealogy-Missouri Cemetery Records
    • Missouri Cemetery records are listed by county then name of cemetery within the Missouri county.
    • Most of these are complete indices at the time of transcription, however, in some cases we list the listing when it is only a partial listing.
  • Missouri Cemetery Records (at Missouri Genealogy) Cemetery inscriptions online organized by county and city
    • List of Missouri Cemeteries
      • National Cemeteries in Missouri
      • Other MissouriGenealogy Records
  • Looktothepast.com - focuses mainly on Missouri genealogy records, although there are many records for Kansas, Illinois, and surrounding states.  Lists cemeteries by county. Other useful information including vital records.

Collections and Records[edit | edit source]

The Daughters of the American Revolution (DAR) Collection contains tombstone inscriptions from many Missouri cemeteries. (See the "Genealogy" section). Many transcripts of cemetery records have been published, such as: