Laclede County, Missouri Records
Laclede County, Missouri (Map It) was created on February 24, 1849 from Camden County, Pulaski County and Wright County. The county was named in honor of Pierre Laclede (1729-1778), founder of St. Louis, Missouri.
Laclede County Cities and Towns include Bennett Springs, Competition, Conway, Eldridge, Evergreen, Falcon, Hazelgreen, Lebanon, Lynchburg, Morgan, Phillipsburg, Richland, Sleeper, Stoutland.
A Map of Laclede County, Missouri contains detailed information about roads and boundaries, these maps may include rural communities, churches, and cemeteries.
Laclede County, Missouri Courthouse Records
Laclede County, MO Courthouse
The Laclede County Courthouse is located in Lebanon, Missouri. The Clerk's Office DOES NOT DO RESEARCH. Most staff will assist people in finding the materials, but it is up to the individual to do the research.
The following dates indicates what vital, land, probate, and court records are in Laclede county. The date listed for each record is usually the earliest registration filed. The date does not indicate that there are alot records for that year and does not mean that all such events were actually filed with the clerk.
Laclede County Courthouse was destroyed by fire of unkown causes in 1920. County recorder and County treasurer were able to get to their office and take out all their records. Some records were kept in a vault which collapsed and Circuit Clerk A.H. Gray lost all the records in his possession. Sheriff Lambeth also had some records in this vault G.C. Jones superintendent of schools, lost everything in his office. Article
- Laclede County Recorder of Deeds has Marriage Records from 1855 and Land Records from 1849.
- Laclede County Circuit Court Clerk / Probate Court Clerk has Probate Records from 1848 and Court & Divorce Records from 1845.
- Laclede County Clerk of the Court has Birth & Death Records from 1883-93.
- Laclede County Tax Assessor Office is responsible for appraising and assessing real estate property and person property for the purpose of taxation as well as transferring ownership of real estate, and keeping real estate maps up to date.
- Local Records Inventory Database, produced by the Missouri Local Records Preservation Program, is a compilation of inventories of local government records identified as having permanent or enduring value and housed primarily in county and municipal offices, but includes some libraries, museums, and historical and genealogical societies that maintain government records. Not all Missouri offices have been inventoried.
- Laclede County Health Department has Birth Certificates since 1920 and Death Certificates since 1980
Laclede County, Missouri Census Records
- Learn More: State of Missouri Census Records
- U.S. Federal Population Schedules: 1840, 1850, 1860, 1870, 1880 (free index), 1890 (fragmented), 1900, 1910, 1920, 1930, 1940
- U.S. Census Reconstructed Records: 1660-1820
- State Population Schedules: 1844-1881
- U.S. Federal Census Slave Schedules: 1850 and 1860
- U.S. Federal Census Mortality Schedules: 1850, 1860, 1870 and 1880
- Selected U.S. Federal Census Agriculture Schedules: 1850, 1860, 1870 and 1880
- Selected U.S. Federal Census Industry Schedules: 1850, 1860, 1870 and 1880
- Union Veterans Schedules: 1890
Laclede County, Missouri Vital Records
- Learn More: State of Missouri Vital Records
- Birth and Death Records: from January 1910 to present
- Marriage Records: from July 1948 to present
- Divorce Records: from July 1948 to present
- Locations: Missouri Office of Vital Statistics
- Vital Records Online: USAVital or Social Security Death Index
- Vital Records by Mail: Birth and Death Certificate, Marriage and Divorce Certificate Applications.
- In Person: Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services, Bureau of Vital Records, Jefferson City, MO 65102, Telephone: 573-751-6387
Laclede County, Missouri Resources
- RAOGK Volunteers for Missouri
- Laclede County Genealogical Society
- Laclede County Historical Society, P.O. Box 1341, Lebanon, MO 65536
- Ozarks Genealogical Society
- Laclede County, Missouri Message Boards
- Laclede County, Missouri Genealogy Boards
Laclede County, Missouri External Links
- Missouri Historical Newspapers - Newspapers.com
- Laclede County, Missouri Books - Amazon
- Laclede Co., Missouri - FindaGrave
- Guide to Laclede County and Municipal Records on Microfilm - Missouri State Archives
- Missouri Indexed Historical Records - Familysearch
- Laclede County, Missouri Links - Cyndi's List
- Historical Newspapers from Missouri (1808 - 1922)
- Laclede Co. MOGenweb
- Laclede County, Missouri Ancestry Database Collections
- Laclede County, Missouri Military Records