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Guide to '''Washington County, Missouri ancestry, family history, and genealogy''' birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military records.  
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Guide to '''Washington County, Missouri ancestry, genealogy and family history''', birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military records.
  
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|organized=  August 21,  1813
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|county seat= Potosi
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|parent county= [[Ste. Genevieve County, Missouri Genealogy|Ste. Genevieve]]<ref>''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Missouri. {{WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.</ref>
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== County Information ==
  
{{Infobox U.S. County
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=== Description ===
| county = Washington County
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The county was named for George Washington. The County is located in the eastern area of the state. <ref>Wikipedia contributors, "Washington County," in ''Wikipedia: the Free Encyclopedia'', https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Washington_County,_Missouri, accessed 18 Sept 2018.</ref>
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| founded year = 1813
 
| founded date = August 21
 
| seat = [[Potosi, Missouri|Potosi]]
 
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| building address = Washington County Courthouse<br> 102 N Missouri Street<br>Potosi, MO 63664<br>Phone: 573.438.4901<br>[http://www.washingtoncountymo.us/ '''Washington County Website'''] }}
 
  
=== County Information  ===
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=== County Courthouse ===
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{{MO Courthouse Intro|Washington}}
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'''Washington County Courthouse'''<br> 102 N. Missouri Street<br>Potosi, MO 63664<br>Phone: 573-438-4901<br>[http://www.washingtoncountymo.us/ Washington County Website]<br><br>
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County Clerk has birth records 1883-1891 and death records 1883-1886.<br>
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Clerk of the Circuit Court has marriage, divorce, court and land records from 1825.<br>
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Probate Office has probate records from 1814.<ref>''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Missouri. {{WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.</ref>
  
==== Washington County, Missouri Record Dates  ====
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[http://extension.missouri.edu/publications/DisplayPub.aspx?P=UED6109 Washington County Courthouse]: history of the Washington County Courthouse
  
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=== Washington County, Missouri Record Dates  ===
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{{MO Record Dates Intro|Washington}}
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| width="100%" bgcolor="#e4d8e5" align="center" colspan="6" | <center>'''Beginning Dates for Major County Records'''<ref>Alice Eichholz, Ancestry’s Red Book: American State, County and Town Sources, Revised ed. (Salt Lake City: Ancestry, 1992), 422-438. At various libraries (WorldCat); FHL Book 973 D27rb 1992</ref></center>
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| bgcolor="#e4d8e5" align="center" colspan="7" | <center>'''Known Beginning Dates for Major County Records'''<ref>''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Washington County, Missouri. Page 397-407 {{WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}; Alice Eichholz, ed. Ancestry’s Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources, Third ed. (Provo, Utah: Ancestry, 2004), 393-397.</ref></center>
 
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| width="16.6%" bgcolor="#e4d8e5" align="center" | '''[[Washington County, Missouri Genealogy#Vital_Records|Birth]]'''  
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| width="14.2%" bgcolor="#e4d8e5" align="center" | '''[[Washington County, Missouri Genealogy#Birth|Birth*]]'''
| width="16.6%" bgcolor="#e4d8e5" align="center" | '''[[Washington County, Missouri Genealogy#Vital_Records|Marriage]]'''  
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| width="14.2%" bgcolor="#e4d8e5" align="center" | '''[[Washington County, Missouri Genealogy#Marriage|Marriage]]'''
| width="16.6%" bgcolor="#e4d8e5" align="center" | '''[[Washington County, Missouri Genealogy#Vital_Records|Death]]'''  
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| width="14.2%" bgcolor="#e4d8e5" align="center" | '''[[Washington County, Missouri Genealogy#Death|Death*]]'''
| width="16.6%" bgcolor="#e4d8e5" align="center" | '''[[Washington County, Missouri Genealogy#Census|Census]]'''  
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| width="14.2%" bgcolor="#e4d8e5" align="center" | '''[[Washington County, Missouri Genealogy#Court Records|Court]]'''
| width="16.6%" bgcolor="#e4d8e5" align="center" | [[Washington County, Missouri Genealogy#Land|'''Land''']]  
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| width="14.2%" bgcolor="#e4d8e5" align="center" | '''[[Washington County, Missouri Genealogy#Land and Property Records|Land]]'''
| width="16.6%" bgcolor="#e4d8e5" align="center" | '''[[Washington County, Missouri Genealogy#Probate|Probate]]'''
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| width="16.6%" align="center" | 1883  
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| width="14.2%" align="center" |1883
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| width="14.2%" align="center" |1883
| width="16.6%" align="center" | 1830
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| width="14.2%" align="center" |1825
| width="16.6%" align="center" | 1813
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| width="14.2%" align="center" |1825
| width="16.6%" align="center" | 1813
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| width="14.2%" align="center" |1814
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| width="14.2%" align="center" |1830
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| colspan="7"| <center>Statewide registration started in 1910 for births and deaths. General compliance for births by 1927 and deaths by 1911. </center>
 
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== County Courthouse  ==
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=== Record Loss ===
 
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<br>County Clerk has birth records 1883-1891 and death records 1883-1886; Clerk of the Circuit Court has marriage, divorce, court and land records from 1825; Probate Office has probate records from 1814.<ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Washington County, Missouri. Page 406 {{WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.</ref>
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[http://extension.missouri.edu/publications/DisplayPub.aspx?P=UED6109 Washington County Courthouse] history of the Washington County Courthouse
 
 
 
== History  ==
 
 
 
Washington County, Missouri was organized 21 August 1813. This became effective 1 November 1813. The county was named after George Washington.
 
 
 
*[http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=23757 History of Franklin, Jefferson, Washington, Crawford &amp; Gasconade Counties, Missouri&nbsp;: from the earliest time to the present&nbsp;: t] at Ancestry.com ($)
 
 
 
*[http://www.freewebs.com/aawashco/ FreeWeb] African-American History of Washington County and the surrounding area
 
 
 
*[http://archive.today/BYcQO History of Old Mines area of Washington County]
 
 
 
==== Parent County  ====
 
 
 
'''1813'''  Washington County was created 21 August 1813&nbsp;from [[Ste. Genevieve County, Missouri Genealogy|Ste. Genevieve]] County. '''County seat:''' Potosi <ref>''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
 
 
 
==== Boundary Changes  ====
 
 
 
For animated maps illustrating Missouri county boundary changes, [http://www.mapofus.org/missouri/ "Rotating Formation Missouri County Boundary Maps"] (1804-1889) may be viewed for free at the MapofUS.org website.
 
 
 
==== Record Loss  ====
 
 
 
 
'''1906''' Courthouse burned, but records were saved.
 
'''1906''' Courthouse burned, but records were saved.
  
== Places / Localities ==
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=== Boundary Changes ===
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{{MO Boundary Changes Intro|Washington}}
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*'''1813''' Washington County was created August 21, 1813 from [[Ste. Genevieve County, Missouri Genealogy|Ste. Genevieve]] County.
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*'''County seat:''' Potosi<ref>''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Missouri. {{WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.</ref><br>
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For animated maps illustrating Missouri county boundary changes, [http://www.mapofus.org/missouri/ "Rotating Formation Missouri County Boundary Maps"] (1804-1889) may be viewed for free at the MapofUS.org website.
  
'''Town/city records in the FamilySearch Catalog'''
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=== Populated Places ===
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For a complete list of populated places in Washington County, MO, including small neighborhoods and suburbs, visit [https://missouri.hometownlocator.com/counties/cities,cfips,221,c,washington.cfm HomeTownLocator].<br>
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The [https://shsmo.org State Historical Society of Missouri] has information on [https://collections.shsmo.org/manuscripts/ramsay/ramsay.html historical Missouri place names] for all 114 Missouri Counties.<br>
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The following are the most historically and genealogically relevant populated places in this county:<ref>
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Wikipedia contributors, "Washington County, Missouri," in ''Wikipedia: the Free Encyclopedia'', [https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Washington_County,_Missouri Washington County Missouri], accessed Dec 2019.</ref>
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{{Populated places
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*[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Irondale,_Missouri Irondale]
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*[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Potosi,_Missouri Potosi] county seat
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*[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Caledonia,_Missouri Caledonia]
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*[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mineral_Point,_Missouri Mineral Point]
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*[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Anthonies_Mill,_Missouri Anthonies Mill]
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*[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Aptus,_Missouri Aptus]
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*[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Baryties,_Missouri Baryties]
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*[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Belgrade,_Missouri Belgrade]
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*[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bellefontaine,_Missouri Bellefontaine]
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*[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Berryman,_Missouri Berryman] Crawford & Washington co
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*[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bliss,_Missouri Bliss]
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*[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cadet,_Missouri Cadet]
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*[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cannon_Mines,_Missouri Cannon Mines]
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*[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Courtois,_Missouri Courtois]
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*[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cruise_Mill,_Missouri Cruise Mill]
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*[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Delbridge,_Missouri Delbridge]
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*[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ebo,_Missouri Ebo]
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*[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Fertile,_Missouri Fertile]
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*[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Floyd,_Washington_County,_Missouri Floyd]
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*[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/French_Town,_Missouri French Town]
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*[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Frogtown,_Missouri Frogtown]
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*[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Happy_Hollow,_Missouri Happy Hollow]
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*[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hopewell,_Washington_County,_Missouri Hopewell]
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*[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Horton_Town,_Missouri Horton Town]
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*[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hulsey,_Missouri Hulsey]
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*[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Latty,_Missouri Latty]
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*[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Levy,_Missouri Levy]
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*[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Maryden,_Missouri Maryden]
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*[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Northcut,_Missouri Northcut]
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*[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Old_Mines,_Missouri Old Mines]
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*[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Peoria,_Missouri Peoria]
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*[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Quaker,_Missouri Quaker]
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*[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Rabbitville,_Missouri Rabbitville]
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*[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Racola,_Missouri Racola]
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*[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Richwoods,_Missouri Richwoods]
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*[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Robidoux,_Missouri Robidoux]
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*[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Shibboleth,_Missouri Shibboleth]
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*[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Shirley,_Missouri Shirley]
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*[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Summit,_Missouri Summit]
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*[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sunlight,_Missouri Sunlight]
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*[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Theabeau_Town,_Missouri Theabeau Town]
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*[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tiff,_Missouri Tiff]
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*[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Belgrade_Township,_Washington_County,_Missouri Belgrade]
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*[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Belleview_Township,_Washington_County,_Missouri Belleview]
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*[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Breton_Township,_Washington_County,_Missouri Breton]
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*[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Concord_Township,_Washington_County,_Missouri Concord]
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*[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Johnson_Township,_Washington_County,_Missouri Harmony]
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*[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Kingston_Township,_Washington_County,_Missouri Johnson]
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*[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Kingston_Township,_Washington_County,_Missouri Kingston]
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*[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Liberty_Township,_Washington_County,_Missouri Liberty]
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*[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Richwoods_Township,_Washington_County,_Missouri Richwoods]
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*[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Union_Township,_Washington_County,_Missouri Union]
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*[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Walton_Township,_Washington_County,_Missouri Walton]
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*[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Adelbert,_Missouri Adelbert]
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*[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Brazil,_Missouri Brazil]
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*[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Fountain_Farm,_Missouri Fountain Farm]
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*[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Fourche_a_Renault,_Missouri Fourche a Renault]
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*[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ishmael,_Missouri Ishmael]
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*[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mud_Town,_Missouri Mud Town]
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*[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Palmer,_Missouri Palmer]
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*[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Pea_Ridge,_Missouri Pea Ridge]
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*[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/White,_Missouri White]
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*{{FHL|United States, Missouri, Washington, Caledonia|place|disp=Caledonia}}
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=== History Timeline ===
*{{FHL|United States, Missouri, Washington, Mineral Point|place|disp=Mineral Point}}
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{{MO Historical Timeline Intro|Washington}}
*{{FHL|United States, Missouri, Washington, Old Mines|place|disp=Old Mines}}
 
*{{FHL|United States, Missouri, Washington, Potosi|place|disp=Potosi}}
 
*{{FHL|United States, Missouri, Washington, Richwoods|place|disp=Richwoods}}
 
  
*The [http://shs.umsystem.edu/index.shtml State Historical Society of Missouri] has information on [http://shs.umsystem.edu/manuscripts/ramsay/ramsay.html historical Missouri place names] for all 114 Missouri Counties.
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== Resources ==
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{{MO Resources Intro|Washington}}
  
==== Populated Places  ====
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=== Bible Records ===
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{{MO Bible Intro|Washington}}
  
*Belgrade
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=== Biographies  ===
*Berryman
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{{MO Biographies Intro|Washington}}
*Cadet
 
*Caledonia
 
*Courtois
 
*Irondale
 
*Mineral Point
 
*[http://www.mogenweb.org/washington/potosi.html Potosi]
 
*Richwoods
 
*Tiff
 
  
See also:
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*[http://www.mygenealogyhound.com/missouri-counties/washington-county-missouri-genealogy-biographies.asp Family Biographies from The History of Washington County, Missouri] (1888) published by Goodspeed are available free on the My Genealogy Hound website.<br>
 
 
*[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Washington_County,_Missouri Washington County, Missouri Places] (Wikipedia)
 
 
 
==== Neighboring Counties  ====
 
 
 
[[Crawford County, Missouri Genealogy|Crawford]] {{•}} [[Franklin County, Missouri Genealogy|Franklin]] {{•}} [[Iron County, Missouri Genealogy|Iron]] {{•}} [[Jefferson County, Missouri Genealogy|Jefferson]] {{•}} [[St. Francois County, Missouri Genealogy|St. Francois]]
 
{{MOWashington, Missouri Clickable Neighbors}}
 
== Resources  ==
 
 
 
==== African American  ====
 
 
 
*'''1865 - 1875'''  Washington County Marriage Index 1865-1875. Batch {{IGI|M515903}} at FamilySearch - free.
 
 
 
==== Biographies<br> ====
 
  
*[http://www.mygenealogyhound.com/missouri-counties/washington-county-missouri-genealogy-biographies.asp Family Biographies from The History of Washington County, Missouri] (1888) published by Goodspeed are available free on the My Genealogy Hound website.<br>
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=== Business, Commerce, and Occupations ===
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{{MO Business Records Intro|Washington}}
  
==== Cemeteries ====
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=== Cemeteries ===
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{{MO Cemeteries Intro|Washington}}
  
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| colspan="2" bgcolor="#E0E0E0" style="border:1px solid black"| <center>'''Cemeteries of Washington County, Missouri''' online and in print</center>
| width="30%" bgcolor="#E0E0E0" align="center" | '''Tombstone Transcriptions in Print'''
 
| width="30%" bgcolor="#E0E0E0" align="center" | '''List of Cemeteries in the county'''
 
 
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| bgcolor="#F0F0F0" | [http://findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gsr&GSfn=&GSmn=&GSln=&GSbyrel=all&GSby=&GSdyrel=all&GSdy=&GScntry=4&GSst=26&GScnty=1506&GSgrid=&df=all&GSob=n Findagrave.com]
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| width="25%" bgcolor="#E0E0E0" style="border:1px solid black" | <center>'''Tombstone Transcriptions Online'''</center>
| bgcolor="#F0F0F0" | {{FHL|501007|subject-id|disp=Family History Library}}
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| bgcolor="#F0F0F0" | [http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=csr&CScn=&CScntry=4&CSst=26&CScnty=1506 Findagrave.com]
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* [https://www.findagrave.com/memorial Findagrave.com]
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* [http://washington.mogenweb.org/cemetery/wccem.html MOGenWeb]
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* [http://www.usgwarchives.net/mo/washington/washcem.html MOGenWeb Archives]
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* [http://www.usgwtombstones.org/missouri/washingt.htm Tombstone Project]
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* [http://missourigravestones.org/cemeteries.php?selected_cid=111 MOGravestones]
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*[https://billiongraves.com/search# Billion Graves]
 
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| bgcolor="#F0F0F0" | [http://washington.mogenweb.org/cemetery/wccem.html MOGenWeb]
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| width="25%" bgcolor="#E0E0E0" style="border:1px solid black" | <center>'''Tombstone Transcriptions in Print''' ([[The Value of Cemetery Records in Print |Often more complete]])</center>
| bgcolor="#F0F0F0" | [http://www.worldcat.org/search?q=su%3Acemetery+Washington+Missouri&qt=results_page WorldCat]
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| bgcolor="#F0F0F0" | [https://billiongraves.com/search/results?year_range=5&action=search_cemetery&exact=true&country=United%20States&state=Missouri&county=Washington&cemetery_name=a#/ Billion Graves]
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* {{FHL|501007|subject-id|disp=Family History Library}}
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* [http://www.worldcat.org/search?q=su%3Acemetery+Washington+Missouri&qt=results_page WorldCat]
 
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| bgcolor="#F0F0F0" | [http://www.usgwarchives.net/mo/washington/washcem.html MOGenWeb Archives]
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| width="25%" bgcolor="#E0E0E0" style="border:1px solid black" |<center>'''List of Cemeteries in the County'''</center>
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* [https://www.findagrave.com/cemetery-browse/USA/Missouri/Washington-County?id=county_1506 Findagrave.com]
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* [https://billiongraves.com/search/cemetery Billion Graves]
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*[https://www.familysearch.org/research/places/?reqParents=394445&reqParentsLabel=Washington%2C%20Missouri%2C%20United%20States&reqParentsType=209&reqTypes=20&reqTypeLabel=Cemetery FamilySearch Places]
 
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| bgcolor="#F0F0F0" | [http://www.usgwtombstones.org/missouri/washingt.htm Tombstone Project]
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| bgcolor="#F0F0F0" | [http://missourigravestones.org/cemeteries.php?selected_cid=111 MOGravestones]
 
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| bgcolor="#F0F0F0" | [http://www.epodunk.com/cgi-bin/localList.php?local=20753&locTGroup=Cemeteries&direction=down&sec=0&qty=93&stateAbbv=&stateName= EPodunk]
 
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| bgcolor="#F0F0F0" |[https://billiongraves.com/pages/search/# Billion Graves]
 
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*[http://www.histopolis.com/Place/US/MO/Washington_County Washington County Cemeteries] (Histopolis)
 
*[http://www.histopolis.com/Place/US/MO/Washington_County Washington County Cemeteries] (Histopolis)
 
*[http://www.accessgenealogy.com/cemetery/missouri-cemetery-records-adair-to-christian.htm Missouri Cemeteries] Missouri Access Genealogy
 
*[http://www.accessgenealogy.com/cemetery/missouri-cemetery-records-adair-to-christian.htm Missouri Cemeteries] Missouri Access Genealogy
  
==== Census  ====
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=== Census Records ===
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{{Historical populations
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|type = USA
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|heading = Census
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|footnote = Source: [https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Washington_County,_Missouri#Demographic "Wikipedia.org".s]
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|1820 |2769
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|1830 |6784
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|1840 |7213
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|1850 |8811
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|1860 |9723 
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|1870 |11719
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|1880 |12896
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|1890 |13153
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|1900 |14263
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|1910 |13378
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|1920 |13803
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|1930 |14450
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|1940 |17492
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|1950 |14689
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|1960 |14346
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|1970 |15086
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|1980 |17983
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|1990 |20380
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|2000 |23344
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|2010 |25195
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}}
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{{MO Census Intro|Washington}}
  
*[http://files.usgwarchives.net/mo/washington/census/1830/index.txt 1830 census index] (U.S. GenWeb Archives)  
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*'''1732-1933''' {{RecordSearch|2075262|Missouri State and Territorial Census Records, 1732-1933}} at [https://familysearch.org/search FamilySearch] — index and images
*[http://files.usgwarchives.net/mo/washington/census/1830/pg0064.txt 1830 census, Part 1 of 2] (U.S. GenWeb Archives)  
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*[http://files.usgwarchives.net/mo/washington/census/1830/index.txt 1830 census index] (U.S. GenWeb Archives)
*[http://files.usgwarchives.net/mo/washington/census/1830/pg0089.txt 1830 census, Part 2 of 2 ](U.S. GenWeb Archives)  
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*[http://files.usgwarchives.net/mo/washington/census/1830/pg0064.txt 1830 census, Part 1 of 2] (U.S. GenWeb Archives)
*[http://www.caulleyscorner.com/IronCoMo/1860SlaveSchedule/1850WashCoSlaveSchedule.txt 1850 slave schedule] (Caulley's Corner)  
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*[http://files.usgwarchives.net/mo/washington/census/1830/pg0089.txt 1830 census, Part 2 of 2 ](U.S. GenWeb Archives)
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*[http://www.caulleyscorner.com/IronCoMo/1860SlaveSchedule/1850WashCoSlaveSchedule.txt 1850 slave schedule] (Caulley's Corner)
 
*[http://files.usgwarchives.net/mo/washington/census/1890wash.txt 1890 special enumeration, Union veteran's census] (U.S. GenWeb Archives)
 
*[http://files.usgwarchives.net/mo/washington/census/1890wash.txt 1890 special enumeration, Union veteran's census] (U.S. GenWeb Archives)
  
{{Census|Missouri}}  
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{{Census|Missouri}}
 
 
==== Church  ====
 
  
{{MO Church Intro}}  
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=== Church Records ===
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{{MO Church Intro|Washington}}<br>
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'''List of Churches and Church Parishes'''
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*'''[https://www.familysearch.org/research/places/?reqParents=394445&reqParentsLabel=Washington%2C%20Missouri%2C%20United%20States&reqParentsType=209&reqTypeGroups=3&reqTypeLabel=Churches%20and%20Church%20Parishes FamilySearch Places]'''
  
*[http://www.mogenweb.org/washington/stjamesrecords.html St. James Catholic Church Records] (GenWeb)  
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*[http://www.mogenweb.org/washington/stjamesrecords.html St. James Catholic Church Records] (GenWeb)
*[http://www.mogenweb.org/washington/james-d.html St. James Church, Washington County, Missouri, Various Burial Records, 1845-1921] (GenWeb)  
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*[http://www.mogenweb.org/washington/james-d.html St. James Church, Washington County, Missouri, Various Burial Records, 1845-1921] (GenWeb)
*[http://www.mogenweb.org/washington/james-m.html St. James Church, Washington County, Missouri, Various Marriage Records, 1827-1904] (GenWeb)  
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*[http://www.mogenweb.org/washington/james-m.html St. James Church, Washington County, Missouri, Various Marriage Records, 1827-1904] (GenWeb)
*[http://www.mogenweb.org/washington/stjoachimrecords.html St. Joachim Catholic Church Records] (GenWeb)  
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*[http://www.mogenweb.org/washington/stjoachimrecords.html St. Joachim Catholic Church Records] (GenWeb)
*[http://www.mogenweb.org/washington/firstcommunion.html St. Joachim Church, Washington County, Missouri, First Communion Classes, 1926-1932] (GenWeb)  
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*[http://www.mogenweb.org/washington/firstcommunion.html St. Joachim Church, Washington County, Missouri, First Communion Classes, 1926-1932] (GenWeb)
*[http://www.mogenweb.org/washington/wc1830_2.html St. Joachim Church, Washington County, Missouri, Partial List of Baptism Records, 1820-1899] (GenWeb)  
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*[http://www.mogenweb.org/washington/wc1830_2.html St. Joachim Church, Washington County, Missouri, Partial List of Baptism Records, 1820-1899] (GenWeb)
*[http://www.mogenweb.org/washington/joachim-m.html St. Joachim Church, Washington County, Missouri, Various Marriage Records, 1821-1899] (GenWeb)  
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*[http://www.mogenweb.org/washington/joachim-m.html St. Joachim Church, Washington County, Missouri, Various Marriage Records, 1821-1899] (GenWeb)
 
*[http://www.mogenweb.org/washington/wcchurches.html Washington County, Missouri Churches] (GenWeb)
 
*[http://www.mogenweb.org/washington/wcchurches.html Washington County, Missouri Churches] (GenWeb)
  
==== Court ====
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=== Court Records ===
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{{MO Court Intro|Washington}}
  
 
*[http://www.usgwarchives.net/mo/washington/washcrt.html Washington County, Missouri Court Records] (U.S. GenWeb Archives)
 
*[http://www.usgwarchives.net/mo/washington/washcrt.html Washington County, Missouri Court Records] (U.S. GenWeb Archives)
*'''1800 - 1991''' {{RecordSearch|2060668|Missouri, County Marriage, Naturalization, and Court Records, 1800-1991}} at [https://familysearch.org FamilySearch] — index and images
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*'''1800-1991''' {{RecordSearch|2060668|Missouri, County Marriage, Naturalization, and Court Records, 1800-1991}} at [https://www.familysearch.org/search/ FamilySearch] — index and images
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 +
=== Directories ===
 +
{{MO Directories Intro|Washington}}
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 +
=== Emigration and Immigration  ===
 +
{{MO Emigration Intro|Washington}}
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=== Ethnic, Political, and Religious Groups ===
 +
{{MO Ethnic Groups Intro|Washington}}
  
==== Land  ====
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==== African Americans ====
 +
{{MO African Americans Intro|Washington}}
  
{{MO Land}}  
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=== Funeral Homes  ===
 +
{{MO Funeral Homes Intro|Washington}}
  
==== Local Histories ====
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=== Genealogies ===
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{{MO Genealogies Intro|Washington}}
  
{{MO History}}  
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=== Guardianship ===
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{{MO Guardianship Intro|Washington}}
  
*[http://www.mygenealogyhound.com/missouri-counties/washington-county-missouri-genealogy-biographies.asp Biographies from The History of Washington County, Missouri] (1888) published by Goodspeed are available free on the My Genealogy Hound website.
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=== Land and Property Records ===
*''History of Franklin, Jefferson, Washington, Crawford and Gasconade Counties, Missouri.'' The Goodspeed Publishing Company, 1888. [https://dcms.lds.org/delivery/DeliveryManagerServlet?dps_pid=IE1074064 FamilySearch] (Free)
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{{MO Land Intro|Washington}}
  
*Historical Washington County Society (Washington County, Mo.). ''Historic Washington County''. [S.l.&nbsp;: Historical Washington County Society, 1947].
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{{MO Land}}
**Online at [https://dcms.lds.org/delivery/DeliveryManagerServlet?dps_pid=IE3454069 FamilySearch] (Free)
 
  
==== Maps  ====
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=== Local Histories ===
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{{MO Histories Intro|Washington}}
  
*[http://www.mapofus.org/missouri/ Maps of Missouri (1804-1889)]
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{{MO History}}
  
*[http://www.historygeo.com/search/ Family Maps of {{PAGENAME}}] (land patent maps) at HistoryGeo.com ($). Free surname search.
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*''History of Franklin, Jefferson, Washington, Crawford and Gasconade Counties, Missouri.'' 1888. The Goodspeed Publishing Company.  Available online at [https://www.familysearch.org/library/books/records/item/350152-history-of-franklin-jefferson-washington-crawford-gasconade-counties-missouri-from-the-earliest-time-to-the-present-together-with-sundry-personal-business-and-professional-sketches-and-numerous-family-records-besides-a-valuable-fund-o?offset=1 FamilySearch]
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*''Historic Washington County''. Historical Washington County Society (Washington County, Mo.). [1947.] [S.l.&nbsp;: Historical Washington County Society]. Available online at [https://www.familysearch.org/library/books/records/item/231385-historic-washington-county?offset=1 FamilySearch]
  
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=== Maps and Gazetteers ===
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{{MO Neighboring Counties Intro|county={{MO Washington County}}}}
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{{MO Maps Intro|Washington}}
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*[http://www.mapofus.org/missouri/ Maps of Missouri (1804-1889)]
 
*Interactive map of [http://www.histopolis.com/Place/US/MO/Washington_County Washington County townships] (Histopolis)
 
*Interactive map of [http://www.histopolis.com/Place/US/MO/Washington_County Washington County townships] (Histopolis)
 
 
*The [http://digital.library.umsystem.edu/ University of Missouri Digital Library] has digital copies of [http://digital.library.umsystem.edu/cgi/i/image/image-idx/cgi/i/image/image-idx?sid=7474c95ce6e68ec22a63efb27869515c;page=index;c=platic Missouri county plat books] {{nowrap|(ca. 1930)}} for all Missouri counties including Washington County. The city of St. Louis is not included in this collection.
 
*The [http://digital.library.umsystem.edu/ University of Missouri Digital Library] has digital copies of [http://digital.library.umsystem.edu/cgi/i/image/image-idx/cgi/i/image/image-idx?sid=7474c95ce6e68ec22a63efb27869515c;page=index;c=platic Missouri county plat books] {{nowrap|(ca. 1930)}} for all Missouri counties including Washington County. The city of St. Louis is not included in this collection.
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*[http://www.mygenealogyhound.com/maps/missouri-maps/mo-washington-county-missouri-1904-map.html Map of 1904 Washington County] with numerous small settlements (My Genealogy Hound)
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*[https://www.familysearch.org/research/places/?reqParents=394445&reqParentsLabel=Washington%2C%20Missouri%2C%20United%20States&reqParentsType=209&reqTypeGroups=8&reqTypeLabel=Cities%20and%20Towns FamilySearch Places]:Cities and Towns- [[FamilySearch Places|How to Use FS Places]]
  
*[http://www.mygenealogyhound.com/maps/missouri-maps/mo-washington-county-missouri-1904-map.html Map of 1904 Washington County] with numerous small settlements (My Genealogy Hound)
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=== Migration ===
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{{MO Migration Intro|Washington}}
  
==== Military ====
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=== Military Records ===
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{{MO Military Intro|Washington}}
  
 
*[http://www.usgwarchives.net/mo/washington/washmil.html Washington County, Missouri Military Records] (U.S. GenWeb Archives)
 
*[http://www.usgwarchives.net/mo/washington/washmil.html Washington County, Missouri Military Records] (U.S. GenWeb Archives)
*'''1900 - 1941''' {{RecordSearch|2576872|Missouri, Pre-WWII Adjutant General Enlistment Contracts, 1900-1941}} at [https://familysearch.org/search FamilySearch] — images
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*'''1900-1941''' {{RecordSearch|2576872|Missouri, Pre-WWII Adjutant General Enlistment Contracts, 1900-1941}} at [https://www.familysearch.org/search FamilySearch] — images
===== Civil War =====
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==== Civil War ====
 
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{{MO Civil War Intro|Washington}}
 
'''''Online Records'''''
 
'''''Online Records'''''
*'''1861 - 1865'''  {{RecordSearch|1932374|Missouri, Civil War Service Records of Confederate Soldiers, 1861-1865}} at [https://familysearch.org/search FamilySearch] — index  
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*'''1861-1865'''  {{RecordSearch|1932374|Missouri, Civil War Service Records of Confederate Soldiers, 1861-1865}} at [https://www.familysearch.org/search FamilySearch] — index
*'''1861 - 1865'''  {{RecordSearch|1932408|Missouri, Civil War Service Records of Union Soldiers, 1861-1865}} at [https://familysearch.org/search FamilySearch] — index  
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*'''1861-1865'''  {{RecordSearch|1932408|Missouri, Civil War Service Records of Union Soldiers, 1861-1865}} at [https://www.familysearch.org/search FamilySearch] — index
*{{RecordSearch|1865475|Missouri, Confederate Pension Applications and Soldiers Home Applications}} at [https://familysearch.org/search FamilySearch] — images
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*'''1911-1938'''  {{RecordSearch|1865475|Missouri, Confederate Pension Applications and Soldiers Home Applications, 1911-1938}} at [https://familysearch.org/search FamilySearch] — index and images
  
 
'''''Regiments'''''
 
'''''Regiments'''''
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===== World War II =====
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==== World War II ====
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{{MO World War II Intro|Washington}}
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*'''1940-1945''' {{RecordSearch|2759143|Missouri, World War II Draft Registration Cards,1940-1945}} at [https://familysearch.org/search FamilySearch] — index and images
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*'''1941-1946''' {{RecordSearch|2392705|Missouri, Reports of Separation Notices, 1941-1946}} at [https://www.familysearch.org/search FamilySearch] — index
  
*'''1941 - 1946''' - {{RecordSearch|2392705|Missouri, Reports of Separation Notices, 1941-1946}} at [https://familysearch.org/search FamilySearch] — index and images
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=== Naturalization and Citizenship ===
 +
{{MO Naturalization Intro|Washington}}
  
==== Naturalization and Citizenship ====
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*'''1800-1991''' {{RecordSearch|2060668|Missouri, County Marriage, Naturalization, and Court Records, 1800-1991}} at [https://www.familysearch.org/search FamilySearch] — index
*'''1800 - 1991''' {{RecordSearch|2060668|Missouri, County Marriage, Naturalization, and Court Records, 1800-1991}} at [https://familysearch.org/search FamilySearch] — index
 
  
==== Newspapers ====
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=== Newspapers ===
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{{MO Newspapers Intro|Washington}}
  
{{MO Newspaper Abstracts|Washington}}  
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{{MO Newspaper Abstracts|Washington}}
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*[http://www.usgwarchives.net/mo/washington/washnews.html Washington County, Missouri Newspapers] (U.S. GenWeb Archives)
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=== Obituaries ===
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{{MO Obituaries Intro|Washington}}
  
*[http://www.usgwarchives.net/mo/washington/washnews.html Washington County, Missouri Newspapers] (U.S. GenWeb Archives)
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=== Other Records ===
 +
{{MO Other Records Intro|Washington}}
  
==== Probate  ====
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=== Periodicals ===
 +
{{MO Periodicals Intro|Washington}}
  
{{MO Probate Intro}}
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=== Probate Records ===
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{{MO Probate Intro|Washington}}
  
 
'''Online Probate Records'''
 
'''Online Probate Records'''
*'''1750 - 1988''' {{RecordSearch|2399107|Missouri Probate Records 1750-1998}} at [https://familysearch.org FamilySearch] — images
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*'''1750-1988''' {{RecordSearch|2399107|Missouri Probate Records 1750-1998}} at [https://www.familysearch.org/search/ FamilySearch] — images
*'''1766 - 1988''' [http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=9071 Missouri Wills and Probate Records 1766-1988] at [http://home.ancestry.com/ Ancestry.com] — index and images $
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*'''1766-1988''' [http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=9071 Missouri Wills and Probate Records 1766-1988] at [http://home.ancestry.com/ Ancestry] — index and images ($)
  
==== Taxation  ====
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=== School Records ===
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{{MO Schools Intro|Washington}}
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===Social Security Records===
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*'''1935-2014''' {{RecordSearch|1202535|United States Social Security Death Index}} at [https://www.familysearch.org/search/ FamilySearch] - [[United States Social Security Death Index - FamilySearch Historical Records|How to use this collection]]; index. ''Also at [https://www.ancestry.com/search/collections/3693/ Ancestry], [https://search.findmypast.com/search-world-Records/social-security-death-index findmypast], [https://www.fold3.com/title/830/ Fold3], [https://www.genealogybank.com/explore/ssdi/all GenealogyBank], [https://www.myheritage.com/research/collection-10002/us-social-security-death-index-ssdi?s=270606331 MyHeritage], and [https://stevemorse.org/ssdi/ssdi.html Steve Morse].'' [[United States Social Security Administration Records#Social Security Death Index (SSDI)|Click here for more information]].
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*'''1936-2007''' [https://www.ancestry.com/search/collections/60901/ U.S., Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007] at [https://www.ancestry.com/search/ Ancestry ($)] — index, [[United States Social Security Administration Records#Social Security Applications and Claims Index|click here for more information]].
  
{{MO Tax Intro}}  
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=== Tax Records ===
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{{MO Tax Intro|Washington}}
  
==== Vital Records ====
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=== Vital Records ===
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{{MO Vital Intro|Washington}}
  
{{MO Vital Intro}}  
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==== Birth ====
 +
{{MO Birth Intro|Washington}}
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*'''1817-1939''' {{RecordSearch|2524491|Missouri Births, 1817-1939}} at [https://familysearch.org/search FamilySearch] — index
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*'''1827-1935''' {{RecordSearch|1680833|Missouri, Births and Christenings, 1827-1935}} at [https://www.familysearch.org/search/ FamilySearch] — index
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*'''1851-1910''' [http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=1170 Missouri Birth Records, 1851-1910] at [http://home.ancestry.com/ Ancestry] — index/images ($)
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*'''1865-1875'''  Washington County Birth Index 1865-1875. Batch {{IGI|C515903}} at FamilySearch.<ref>Genealogical Society of Utah, ''Parish and Vital Records List'' (July 1998). Microfiche. Digital version at [[Media:Igimissourir.pdf|https://www.familysearch.org/wiki/en/images/f/f4/Igimissourir.pdf]].</ref>
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*'''1883'''  Washington County Birth Index 1883. Batch {{IGI|C514619}} at FamilySearch.
  
===== '''''Births'''''  =====
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==== Marriage ====
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{{MO Marriage Intro|Washington}}
  
*'''1827 - 1935''' {{RecordSearch|1680833|Missouri, Births and Christenings, 1827-1935}} at [https://familysearch.org/ FamilySearch.org] — index  
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*'''1750-1920''' {{RecordSearch|1680838|Missouri, Marriages, 1750-1920}} at [https://www.familysearch.org/search/ FamilySearch] — index
*'''1851 - 1910''' [http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=1170 Missouri Birth Records, 1851-1910] at [http://home.ancestry.com/ Ancestry.com] — index/images $  
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*'''1776-1988''' [https://search.findmypast.com/search-world-records/united-states-marriages?state=missouri%2cmo Missouri, United States Marriages] at [http://findmypast.com/ FindMyPast] — index $
*'''1865 - 1875''' Washington County Birth Index 1865-1875. Batch {{IGI|C515903}} at FamilySearch - free.<ref>Genealogical Society of Utah, ''Parish and Vital Records List'' (July 1998). Microfiche. Digital version at https://www.familysearch.org/learn/wiki/en/images/f/f4/Igimissourir.pdf.</ref>
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*'''1800-1991''' {{RecordSearch|2060668|Missouri, County Marriage, Naturalization, and Court Records, 1800-1991}} at [https://www.familysearch.org/search/ FamilySearch] — index and images
*'''1883''' Washington County Birth Index 1883. Batch {{IGI|C514619}} at FamilySearch - free.
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*'''1805-2002''' [http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=1171 Missouri, Marriage Records, 1805-2002] at [http://home.ancestry.com/ Ancestry] ($)
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*'''1815-1881''' Washington County Marriage Index 1815-1881. Batch {{IGI|M515901}} at FamilySearch.
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*'''1821-1899''' [http://www.mogenweb.org/washington/joachim-m.html St. Joachim Church, Washington County, Missouri, Various Marriage Records, 1821-1899] (GenWeb)
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*'''1827-1904''' [http://www.mogenweb.org/washington/james-m.html St. James Church, Washington County, Missouri, Various Marriage Records, 1827-1904] (GenWeb)
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*'''1850''' [http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=2094 Missouri Marriages to 1850] at [http://home.ancestry.com/ Ancestry] — index ($)
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*'''1881-1885''' Washington County Marriage Index 1881-1885. Batch {{IGI|M515902}} at FamilySearch.
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*'''1897-1911''' [http://www.mogenweb.org/washington/wcb34-35.html Washington County, Missouri Marriage Book #34 and #35] (1897-1911) (GenWeb)
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*[http://www.mogenweb.org/washington/wcmarriage.html Washington County, Missouri Early Marriages] (GenWeb)
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*[http://www.usgwarchives.net/mo/washington/washmarr.html Washington County, Missouri Marriage Records] (U.S. GenWeb Archives)
  
===== '''''Marriages'''''  =====
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==== Death ====
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{{MO Death Intro|Washington}}
  
*'''1750 - 1920''' {{RecordSearch|1680838|Missouri, Marriages, 1750-1920}} at [https://familysearch.org/ FamilySearch.org] — index
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*'''1834-1910''' [http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=1172 Missouri, Death Records, 1834-1910] at [http://home.ancestry.com/ Ancestry] — index/images ($)
*'''1800 - 1991''' {{RecordSearch|2060668|Missouri, County Marriage, Naturalization, and Court Records, 1800-1991}} at [https://familysearch.org FamilySearch] — index and images
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*'''1867-1976''' {{RecordSearch|1680837|Missouri, Deaths and Burials, 1867-1976}} at [https://www.familysearch.org/search/ FamilySearch] — index
*'''1805 - 2002''' [http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=1171 Missouri, Marriage Records, 1805-2002] at [http://home.ancestry.com/ Ancestry.com] $
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*'''1883-1893, 1973-1976''' [http://archiver.rootsweb.ancestry.com/th/read/MOWASHIN/2000-06/0962328818 Washington County Death Records, 1883-1893, 1973-1976] (Rootsweb)
*'''1815 - 1881''' Washington County Marriage Index 1815-1881. Batch {{IGI|M515901}} at FamilySearch - free.</ref>
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*'''1883-1930''' {{RecordSearch|2448947|Missouri Deaths, 1883-1930}} at [https://familysearch.org/search FamilySearch] — index and images
*'''1821 - 1899''' [http://www.mogenweb.org/washington/joachim-m.html St. Joachim Church, Washington County, Missouri, Various Marriage Records, 1821-1899] (GenWeb)
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*'''1910-1964''' Missouri State Archives provides on-line access to [http://www.sos.mo.gov/archives/resources/deathcertificates/ Missouri Death Certificates] more than 50 yrs old starting in 1910.
*'''1827 - 1904''' [http://www.mogenweb.org/washington/james-m.html St. James Church, Washington County, Missouri, Various Marriage Records, 1827-1904] (GenWeb)  
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*Washington County Death Index (from Missouri, Deaths and Burials, 1867-1976). Batches {{IGI|B514619}} and {{IGI|B514608}} at FamilySearch.
*'''1850''' [http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=2094 Missouri Marriages to 1850] at [http://home.ancestry.com/ Ancestry.com] — index $
 
*'''1881 - 1885''' Washington County Marriage Index 1881-1885. Batch {{IGI|M515902}} at FamilySearch - free.</ref>
 
*'''1897 - 1911''' [http://www.mogenweb.org/washington/wcb34-35.html Washington County, Missouri Marriage Book #34 and #35] (1897-1911) (GenWeb)
 
*[http://www.mogenweb.org/washington/wcmarriage.html Washington County, Missouri Early Marriages] (GenWeb)
 
*[http://www.usgwarchives.net/mo/washington/washmarr.html Washington County, Missouri Marriage Records] (U.S. GenWeb Archives)
 
  
===== '''''Deaths'''''  =====
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==== Divorce ====
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{{MO Divorce Intro|Washington}}
  
*'''1834 - 1910''' [http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=1172 Missouri, Death Records, 1834-1910] at [http://home.ancestry.com/ Ancestry.com] — index/images $
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== Research Facilities ==
*'''1867 - 1976''' {{RecordSearch|1680837|Missouri, Deaths and Burials, 1867-1976}} at [https://familysearch.org/ FamilySearch.org] — index
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{{MO Research Facilities Intro|Washington}}
*'''1883 - 1893, 1973 - 1976''' [http://archiver.rootsweb.ancestry.com/th/read/MOWASHIN/2000-06/0962328818 Washington County Death Records, 1883-1893, 1973-1976] (Rootsweb)
 
*'''1910 - 1964'''  Missouri State Archives provides on-line access to [http://www.sos.mo.gov/archives/resources/deathcertificates/ Missouri Death Certificates] more than 50 yrs old starting in 1910.
 
**Washington County Death Index (from Missouri, Deaths and Burials, 1867-1976). Batches {{IGI|B514619}} and {{IGI|B514608}} at FamilySearch - free.
 
  
== Genealogy Societies, Archives and Libraries  ==
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=== Archives ===
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{{MO Archives Intro|Washington}}
  
*[http://www.genealogyinc.com/missouri/mo-society-archive/ List of Missouri Archives, Libraries, Publications, Historical &amp; Genealogical Societies]
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=== Family History Centers ===
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{{Family History Centers Intro}}
  
=== Historical Society  ===
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*[[Washington Missouri Family History Center]] 110 E 14th St, Washington, MO 63090-4528 United States [https://www.google.com/maps/preview#!q=110+E+14th+St+Washington+MO+63090-4528+&data=!4m15!2m14!1m13!1s0x87d94e8b61d88915%3A0x9dd117c4d3895303!3m8!1m3!1d3601!2d-91.13627!3d38.851573!3m2!1i1394!2i890!4f13.1!4m2!3d38.545175!4d-91.0148616 Location Map]
  
*[http://washingtonmo.com/history/genealogylinks.htm Washington County Historical Society]<br>P.O. Box 146<br>113 E 4th Street<br>Washington, MO 63090<br>Phone: 636-239-0280
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=== Libraries ===
*[http://www.mogenweb.org/washington/mabhs.html Mine au Breton Historical Society]<br> Rt 1, Box 3154<br> Potosi, MO 63664
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{{MO Libraries Intro|Washington}}
*[http://www.mogenweb.org/washington/wclib.html Washington County, Missouri Library]
 
*[http://omahs.weebly.com/ Old Mines Area Historical Society]
 
  
==== Family History Centers  ====
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*'''Washington County, Missouri Library'''<br>[http://www.mogenweb.org/washington/wclib.html Website]
  
{{FamilySearch Centers Intro}}  
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=== Museums ===
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{{MO Museums Intro|Washington}}
  
*[[Washington Missouri Family History Center]] 110 E 14th St, Washington, MO 63090-4528 United States [https://www.google.com/maps/preview#!q=110+E+14th+St+Washington+MO+63090-4528+&data=!4m15!2m14!1m13!1s0x87d94e8b61d88915%3A0x9dd117c4d3895303!3m8!1m3!1d3601!2d-91.13627!3d38.851573!3m2!1i1394!2i890!4f13.1!4m2!3d38.545175!4d-91.0148616 Location Map]
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== Societies ==
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{{MO Societies Intro|Washington}}
  
==== Websites  ====
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*'''Washington County Historical Society'''<br>P.O. Box 146<br>113 E 4th Street<br>Washington, MO 63090<br>Phone: 636-239-0280<br>[http://washingtonmo.com/history/genealogylinks.htm Website]
 
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*'''Mine au Breton Historical Society'''<br> Rt 1, Box 3154<br> Potosi, MO 63664<br>[http://www.mogenweb.org/washington/mabhs.html Website]
{{WA Websites Intro}}
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*'''Old Mines Area Historical Society'''<br>[http://omahs.weebly.com/ Website]
 
 
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| width="100%" bgcolor="#ADFF85" colspan="3" | <center>'''Sites with online indexes or images of records''' </center>
 
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| width="30%" | [http://mdh.deepwebaccess.com/mdh/result-list/fullRecord:washington+county/ Missouri Digital Heritage]  
 
| width="10%" | Free
 
| digital images of many types of records from institutions across the State
 
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| width="30%" | [http://washington.mogenweb.org/ MOGenWeb]
 
| width="10%" | Free
 
| width="60%" | Data may be submitted by individuals or complete transcriptions; 2nd link is about the name of the county seat Potosi
 
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| width="30%" | [http://www.usgwarchives.net/mo/washington/washington.html USGenWeb Archives]  
 
| width="10%" | Free
 
| width="60%" | Data may be submitted by individuals or may be complete transcriptions
 
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== Websites ==
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{{MO Websites Intro|Washington}}
| width="100%" bgcolor="#94FFFF" colspan="3" | <center>'''Sites that search for links pertaining to {{PAGENAME}}''' </center>
 
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| width="30%" | [http://resources.rootsweb.ancestry.com/USA/MO/Washington/ RootsWeb resources]
 
| width="10%" | Free
 
| width="60%" | Data may be submitted by individuals or may be complete transcriptions
 
|-
 
| width="30%" | [http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/MO/Washington/ Linkpendium]
 
| width="10%" | Free
 
| width="60%" | Click links. Some sites they link to may have fees ($)
 
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| width="30%" | [http://www.cyndislist.com/us/mo/counties/Washington/ CyndisList]
 
| width="10%" | Free
 
| width="60%" | Click links. Some sites they link to may have fees ($)
 
|-
 
| width="30%" | [http://www.genealogyinc.com/missouri/washington-county/ StateofUS]
 
| width="10%" | Free
 
| width="60%" | family history resources and government records
 
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| width="30%" | [http://ldsgenealogy.com/MO/Washington-County.htm Missouri Genealogy]
 
| width="10%" | Free
 
| width="60%" | Click links. Some sites they link to may have fees ($)
 
|}
 
  
{| width="100%" cellspacing="1" cellpadding="5" border="1"
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*  [http://mdh.deepwebaccess.com/mdh/desktop/en/search.html Missouri Digital Heritage]. Free. digital images of many types of records from institutions across the State
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*  [http://washington.mogenweb.org/ MOGenWeb]. Free. Data may be submitted by individuals or complete transcriptions; 2nd link is about the name of the county seat Potosi
| width="100%" bgcolor="#FFFF66" colspan="2" | <center>'''Major catalogs for ''hard copy'' collections of {{PAGENAME}}''' <br>Books, microfilm, or manuscripts of genealogical records</center>
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*  [http://www.usgwarchives.net/mo/washington/washington.html USGenWeb Archives]. Free. Data may be submitted by individuals or may be complete transcriptions
|-
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*{{FHL Place IDNum|203591|Missouri|Washington}}. Free. - The FamilySearch catalog contains descriptions and access information for all genealogical materials (including books, online materials, microfilm, microfiche, and publications) in their collection.  Use [https://familysearch.org/search/ Historical Records] to search for specific individuals in genealogical records
| width="30%" | [https://familysearch.org/search/catalog/results?count=20&placeId=203545&query=%2Bplace%3A%22United%20States%2C%20Missouri%2C%20Washington%22 FamilySearch catalog]  
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[http://resources.rootsweb.ancestry.com/USA/MO/Washington/ RootsWeb resources]. Free. Data may be submitted by individuals or may be complete transcriptions
| width="70%" | Select topics. To select towns, add a comma to the search box.
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[http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/MO/Washington/ Linkpendium]. Free. Click links. Some sites they link to may have fees ($)
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[http://www.cyndislist.com/us/mo/counties/Washington/ CyndisList]. Free. Click links. Some sites they link to may have fees ($)
| width="30%" | [http://www.worldcat.org/title/washington-county-missouri WorldCat]  
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[http://www.genealogyinc.com/missouri/washington-county/ StateofUS]. Free. family history resources and government records
| width="70%" | To find nearby libraries that have specific items, see [[WorldCat Online Catalog]].
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*  [http://ldsgenealogy.com/MO/Washington-County.htm Missouri Genealogy]. Free. Click links. Some sites they link to may have fees ($)
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| width="30%" | [http://www.acpl.lib.in.us/ Allen County Public Library]  
 
| width="70%" | Major genealogy resource library, located in Indiana. On home page enter "Washington Missouri" and search catalog.
 
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| width="30%" | [http://msa.library.net/ Missouri State Archives Library]  
 
| width="%70%" | catalog; from this page you must search "Washington County"
 
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| width="100%" colspan="2" | <center>'''See also''' [[{{PAGENAME}}#Genealogy_Societies.2C_Archives_and_Libraries|local libraries]] and [[Missouri Archives and Libraries]]</center>
 
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== Research Guides ==
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{{MO Research Guides Intro|Washington}}
| width="100%" bgcolor="#FAEBD7" colspan="3" | <center>'''Social networking sites pertaining to {{PAGENAME}}''' </center>
 
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| width="30%" | [https://plus.google.com/u/0/communities/100347390989583743440 Google+]
 
| width="70%" | Missouri Genealogy Network Community
 
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| width="30" | [https://www.facebook.com/search/more/?q=Missouri%20Genealogy&sid=0.6922872586034933 Facebook]
 
| width="70%" | list of groups from "Missouri Genealogy" search
 
|}
 
  
== References ==
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== References ==
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[[Category:Washington County, Missouri]][[Category:Missouri_Counties]]

Revision as of 12:02, 20 September 2020

Guide to Washington County, Missouri ancestry, genealogy and family history, birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military records.

County Facts
County seat: Potosi
Organized: August 21, 1813
Parent County(s): Ste. Genevieve[1]
Neighboring Counties
Crawford  • Franklin  • Iron  • Jefferson  • St. Francois
See County Maps
Courthouse
MissouriWashingtonCourthouse.jpg
Location Map
Missouri Washington County Map.svg.png
Adoption

County Information[edit | edit source]

Description[edit | edit source]

The county was named for George Washington. The County is located in the eastern area of the state. [2]

County Courthouse[edit | edit source]

Washington County Courthouse
102 N. Missouri Street
Potosi, MO 63664
Phone: 573-438-4901
Washington County Website

County Clerk has birth records 1883-1891 and death records 1883-1886.
Clerk of the Circuit Court has marriage, divorce, court and land records from 1825.
Probate Office has probate records from 1814.[3]

Washington County Courthouse: history of the Washington County Courthouse

Washington County, Missouri Record Dates[edit | edit source]

Information for this chart was taken from various sources, often containing conflicting dates. This information should be taken as a guide and should be verified by contacting the county and/or the state government agency.

Known Beginning Dates for Major County Records[4]
Birth* Marriage Death* Court Land Probate Census
1883 1825 1883 1825 1825 1814 1830
Statewide registration started in 1910 for births and deaths. General compliance for births by 1927 and deaths by 1911.

Record Loss[edit | edit source]

1906 Courthouse burned, but records were saved.

Boundary Changes[edit | edit source]

  • 1813 Washington County was created August 21, 1813 from Ste. Genevieve County.
  • County seat: Potosi[5]

For animated maps illustrating Missouri county boundary changes, "Rotating Formation Missouri County Boundary Maps" (1804-1889) may be viewed for free at the MapofUS.org website.

Populated Places[edit | edit source]

For a complete list of populated places in Washington County, MO, including small neighborhoods and suburbs, visit HomeTownLocator.
The State Historical Society of Missouri has information on historical Missouri place names for all 114 Missouri Counties.
The following are the most historically and genealogically relevant populated places in this county:[6]

Cities
Villages
Unincorporated communities
Townships
Ghost towns


History Timeline[edit | edit source]

Resources[edit | edit source]

Bible Records[edit | edit source]

Biographies[edit | edit source]

Business, Commerce, and Occupations[edit | edit source]

Cemeteries[edit | edit source]

Cemeteries of Washington County, Missouri online and in print
Tombstone Transcriptions Online
Tombstone Transcriptions in Print (Often more complete)
List of Cemeteries in the County
See Missouri Cemeteries for more information

Census Records[edit | edit source]

Historical populations
Census Pop.
1820 2,769
1830 6,784 145.0%
1840 7,213 6.3%
1850 8,811 22.2%
1860 9,723 10.4%
1870 11,719 20.5%
1880 12,896 10.0%
1890 13,153 2.0%
1900 14,263 8.4%
1910 13,378 −6.2%
1920 13,803 3.2%
1930 14,450 4.7%
1940 17,492 21.1%
1950 14,689 −16.0%
1960 14,346 −2.3%
1970 15,086 5.2%
1980 17,983 19.2%
1990 20,380 13.3%
2000 23,344 14.5%
2010 25,195 7.9%
Source: "Wikipedia.org".s


For tips on accessing Washington County, Missouri Genealogy census records online, see: Missouri Census.

Church Records[edit | edit source]

Church records and the information they provide vary significantly depending on the denomination and the record keeper. They may contain information about members of the congregation, such as age, date of baptism, christening, or birth; marriage information and maiden names; and death date. For general information about Missouri denominations, view the Missouri Church Records wiki page.
List of Churches and Church Parishes

Court Records[edit | edit source]

Directories[edit | edit source]

Emigration and Immigration[edit | edit source]

Ethnic, Political, and Religious Groups[edit | edit source]

African Americans[edit | edit source]

Funeral Homes[edit | edit source]

Genealogies[edit | edit source]

Guardianship[edit | edit source]

Land and Property Records[edit | edit source]

Land and property records can place an ancestor in a particular location, provide economic information, and reveal family relationships. Land records include: deeds, abstracts and indexes, mortgages, leases, grants and land patents.

See Missouri Land and Property for information about records of land transfers from the government to private ownership. After that transfer, transactions were usually recorded and are currently housed at the county courthouse.

Local Histories[edit | edit source]

Local histories are available for Washington County, Missouri Genealogy. County histories may include biographies, church, school and government history, and military information. For more information about local histories, see the Wiki page section Missouri Local Histories.


  • History of Franklin, Jefferson, Washington, Crawford and Gasconade Counties, Missouri. 1888. The Goodspeed Publishing Company. Available online at FamilySearch
  • Historic Washington County. Historical Washington County Society (Washington County, Mo.). [1947.] [S.l. : Historical Washington County Society]. Available online at FamilySearch

Maps and Gazetteers[edit | edit source]

Franklin CountyJefferson CountySt. Francois CountyIron CountyDent CountyCrawford CountyMO WASHINGTON.PNG
Click a neighboring county
for more resources

Migration[edit | edit source]

Military Records[edit | edit source]

Civil War[edit | edit source]

Online Records

Regiments

Service men in Washington County, Missouri served in various regiments. Men often joined a company (within a regiment) that originated in their county. Listed below are companies that were specifically formed in Washington County, Missouri:

- 54th Regiment, Enrolled Missouri Militia (Union), Company K
- 54th Regiment, Enrolled Missouri Militia (Union), Company B
- 31st Regiment, Missouri Infantry (Union), Company B
- 31st Regiment, Missouri Infantry (Union), Company C
- 10th Regiment, Missouri Infantry (Union), Company E
- 10th Regiment, Missouri Infantry (Union), Company F
- 32nd Regiment, Enrolled Missouri Militia (Union), Company A
- 32nd Regiment, Enrolled Missouri Militia (Union), Company B
- 32nd Regiment, Enrolled Missouri Militia (Union), Company C
- 32nd Regiment, Enrolled Missouri Militia (Union), Company D
- 32nd Regiment, Enrolled Missouri Militia (Union), Company E
- 32nd Regiment, Enrolled Missouri Militia (Union), Company F
- 32nd Regiment, Enrolled Missouri Militia (Union), Company G
- 32nd Regiment, Enrolled Missouri Militia (Union), Company H

- 32nd Regiment, Enrolled Missouri Militia (Union), Company I
- 54th Regiment, Enrolled Missouri Militia (Union), Company A
- 54th Regiment, Enrolled Missouri Militia (Union), Company F
- 54th Regiment, Enrolled Missouri Militia (Union), Company G
- 54th Regiment, Enrolled Missouri Militia (Union), Company I
- 54th Regiment, Enrolled Missouri Militia (Union), Company L
- 54th Regiment, Enrolled Missouri Militia (Union), Company M
- 54th Regiment, Enrolled Missouri Militia (Union), Provisional Company A
- 55th Regiment, Enrolled Missouri Militia (Union), Company B
- 8th Provisional Regiment, Enrolled Missouri Militia (Union), Company D
- 8th Provisional Regiment, Enrolled Missouri Militia (Union), Company I
- 8th Provisional Regiment, Enrolled Missouri Militia (Union), Company K
- 8th Regiment, Missouri Infantry - Confederate, Company G

World War II[edit | edit source]

Naturalization and Citizenship[edit | edit source]

Newspapers[edit | edit source]

Obituaries[edit | edit source]

Other Records[edit | edit source]

Periodicals[edit | edit source]

Probate Records[edit | edit source]

Probate records include wills, bonds, petitions, accounts, inventories, administrations, orders, decrees, and distributions. For further information, see United States Probate Records.

In Missouri, probate records have usually been recorded by the clerks of the probate courts, but in some counties the common pleas or circuit courts handled this function. They are frequently indexed.

Online Probate Records

School Records[edit | edit source]

Social Security Records[edit | edit source]

Tax Records[edit | edit source]

Taxes were levied on free white males over 21 and slaves aged 21 to 60. These persons are referred to as "polls." Tax listings, or digests, of a county generally list the taxable landowners and other polls and the amount of tax. The records for each county are divided by militia district. For more information see the wiki page Missouri Taxation.

Vital Records[edit | edit source]

Vital Records consist of births, adoptions, marriages, divorces, and deaths. For additional guidance on researching and using vital records, see United States Vital Records or How to order Missouri Vital Records.

St. Louis and Kansas City recorded births and deaths starting as early as 1850 for deaths and 1870 for births.  The Missouri Department of Health began keeping birth and death records in 1909. County records vary by year and the county. A copy or an extract of most original records can be purchased from the Missouri Vital Records State Department of Health, the County Clerk's office or order electronically online.

Birth[edit | edit source]

Marriage[edit | edit source]

Death[edit | edit source]

Divorce[edit | edit source]

Research Facilities[edit | edit source]

Archives[edit | edit source]

Listed below are archives in Washington County. For state-wide archival repositories, see Missouri Archives and Libraries.

Family History Centers[edit | edit source]

Family History Centers provide one-on-one assistance, free access to center-only databases, and to premium genealogical websites.
FamilySearch Affiliate Libraries have access to most center-only databases, but may not always have full services normally provided by a family history center.

Local Centers and Libraries

Libraries[edit | edit source]

Listed below are libraries in Washington County. For state-wide library facilities, see Missouri Archives and Libraries.

  • Washington County, Missouri Library
    Website

Museums[edit | edit source]

Societies[edit | edit source]

Listed below are societies in Washington County. For state-wide genealogical societies, see Missouri Societies.

  • Washington County Historical Society
    P.O. Box 146
    113 E 4th Street
    Washington, MO 63090
    Phone: 636-239-0280
    Website
  • Mine au Breton Historical Society
    Rt 1, Box 3154
    Potosi, MO 63664
    Website
  • Old Mines Area Historical Society
    Website

Websites[edit | edit source]

  • Missouri Digital Heritage. Free. digital images of many types of records from institutions across the State
  • MOGenWeb. Free. Data may be submitted by individuals or complete transcriptions; 2nd link is about the name of the county seat Potosi
  • USGenWeb Archives. Free. Data may be submitted by individuals or may be complete transcriptions
  • FamilySearch Catalog . Free. - The FamilySearch catalog contains descriptions and access information for all genealogical materials (including books, online materials, microfilm, microfiche, and publications) in their collection.  Use Historical Records to search for specific individuals in genealogical records
  • RootsWeb resources. Free. Data may be submitted by individuals or may be complete transcriptions
  • Linkpendium. Free. Click links. Some sites they link to may have fees ($)
  • CyndisList. Free. Click links. Some sites they link to may have fees ($)
  • StateofUS. Free. family history resources and government records
  • Missouri Genealogy. Free. Click links. Some sites they link to may have fees ($)

Research Guides[edit | edit source]

References[edit | edit source]

  1. Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Missouri. At various libraries (WorldCat); FHL Book 973 D27e 2002.
  2. Wikipedia contributors, "Washington County," in Wikipedia: the Free Encyclopedia, https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Washington_County,_Missouri, accessed 18 Sept 2018.
  3. Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Missouri. At various libraries (WorldCat); FHL Book 973 D27e 2002.
  4. Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Washington County, Missouri. Page 397-407 At various libraries (WorldCat); FHL Book 973 D27e 2002; Alice Eichholz, ed. Ancestry’s Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources, Third ed. (Provo, Utah: Ancestry, 2004), 393-397.
  5. Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Missouri. At various libraries (WorldCat); FHL Book 973 D27e 2002.
  6. Wikipedia contributors, "Washington County, Missouri," in Wikipedia: the Free Encyclopedia, Washington County Missouri, accessed Dec 2019.
  7. Genealogical Society of Utah, Parish and Vital Records List (July 1998). Microfiche. Digital version at https://www.familysearch.org/wiki/en/images/f/f4/Igimissourir.pdf.