A Bibliography of Forgotton Statewide Indexes & Collections-Missouri Titles

Time Frame Covered Title of Collection or Index URL or Family History Library Call #
Bible Records
1760–1960 Langley, Elizabeth B. Bible Records of Missouri. FHL book 977.8 V29L; films 873911 items 4–5 and 851115 item 18
1760–1960 Ellsberry, Elizabeth Prather. Bible Records of Missouri. FHL book 977.8 V29e, vols.1–8; film 873910, items 1–8; fiche 6051119
Alternate Title: Ancestry.com Database, Missouri Bible Records Vol. 1 http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=5401
Biographies
1710–1900 Conard, Howard Louis. Encyclopedia of the History of Missouri, A Compendium of History and Biography For Ready Reference. FHL book 977.8 H2c; films beginning with 1000272; fiche 6051492; Vol 2. Free online at http://archive.org/details/encyclopediaofhi02cona Vol 1, & 3-6 also at Google books. Go to Google Books http://books.google.com/ then search by title.
1750–1822 Wilson, George F., Early Missouri Ancestors: From Newspapers. Vol. 1 1808–1822; vol. 2 1823–1832. FHL book 977.8 B32w vols. 1–2
Cemetery Records
1780–1960 Missouri Cemetery Records: Reprinted from Twenty Years of The Kansas City Genealogist. Records from 26 counties. FHL book 977.8 V3m; fiche 6101174
1780–1961 Wilson, J. E. 196 Cemeteries of Missouri. FHL film 1035921 item 1
1780–1961 Cemetery Records of Missouri. FHL book 977.8 V22g, vols.1–15; films beginning with 924436, item 1–4; fiche 6051114 Vol. 13; online https://familysearch.org/search/catalog/202218
1780–1960 Wardle, N. J. Cemetery Records of Missouri. FHL book 977.8 V22c; film 873911 item 2
1840–1982 Yarnell, Ilene Sims. Missouri Biography. Obituaries and cemetery records. Prepared by DAR members. FHL book 977.8 D3y
Court Records
1783–1838 Johnson, Clark V. Mormon Redress Petitions: Documents of the 1833–1838 Missouri Conflict. Alphabetical. FHL book 977.8 K29j
Family History
1734–1875 Bryan, William S., and Robert Rose. History of the Pioneer Families of Missouri, a History of the Pioneer Families of Missouri, With Numerous Sketches, Anecdotes, Adventures, etc. Relating to Early Days in Missouri: Also the Lines of Daniel Boone and the Celebrated Indian Chief Black Hawk, With Numerous Biographies and Histories of Primitive Institutions. FHL book 977.8 D2b; film 823561 item 1.
Also available at Google Books under same title. Go to http://books.google.com/ then search by title.
1580–1936 Smith, Mellcene Thurman. History and Lineage Book, National Society Daughters of the American Colonists in Missouri. Has the names of descendants. FHL book 977.8 C4sh; film 1036672 item 1
Alternate Title: National Society Daughters of the American Colonist. http://nsdac.org/
1700–1976 Missouri State Directory Daughters of the American Revolution. Has names of descendants. Has indexes. FHL book 977.8 C4dm
Alternate Title: DAR Library http://www.dar.org/library/
1700–1989 Shelby, James A. Centennial History & Registry Missouri Society Sons of the American Revolution, 1889–1989: Organized 23 April 1889. Has index. FHL book 977.8 C4sj
1700–1900 Revolutionary Soldiers and Their Descendants, Genealogical Records: Missouri Edition. Does not list very many soldiers. Includes index. FHL book 977.8 D2r; fiche 6087900
1730–1804 Houck, Louis, ed. The Spanish Regime in Missouri: A Collection of Papers and Documents Relating to Upper Louisiana Principally Within the Present Limits of Missouri During the Dominion of Spain, From the Archives of the Indies at Seville. Indexed. Has lists of early settlers. Includes papers and documents relating to upper Louisiana, mostly within the present limits of Missouri during dominion of Spain, from archives of the Indies at Seville. FHL film 1723770, vols.1–2.
Vol. 1 available online at Google Book http://books.google.com/ then search by title.
Both volumes also online at Ancestry.com under same title. http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=28134
1741–1839 Eddlemon, Sherida K. Missouri Genealogical Records and Abstracts. Has surname index by Marlene Towle. FHL book 977.8 R4e, vols.1–5
1793–1890 Hodges, Nadine. Missouri Pioneers, County and Genealogical Records. FHL book 977.8 D2h, vols.1–30; films beginning with 496617 item 8
1803–1928 Woodruff, H. W. Missouri Miscellany: Statewide Missouri Genealogical Records. Some volumes include indexes. FHL book 977.8 D2w
1830–1907 Watts, John J. John J. Watts Collection, of Genealogical Records Index A.B.,1830–1907. Rev. Watts was a Baptist circuit riding preacher. FHL book 977.8 D22j, film 1320994 item 10
Genealogies & Genealogical Collections
1580–1991 Missouri State Genealogical Association Four Generation Charts: Surname Book. Lists ancestors, with names and addresses of descendants. Has about 8,000 surnames. FHL book 977.8 D2ms, vols. 1–7
Alternate Title: 4-Generation Charts at Missouri State Genealogical Association Website. http://www.mosga.org/cpage.php?pt=31
1580–1984 Burgess, Roy, Early Missourians and Kin, a Genealogical Compilation of Interrelated Early Missouri Settlers, Their Ancestors, Descendants, and Other Kin. FHL book 977.8 D2rb, vols.1–2; fiche 6088541–542.
Histories
1710–1900 Conard, Howard Louis. Encyclopedia of the History of Missouri, A Compendium of History and Biography For Ready Reference. FHL book 977.8 H2c; films beginning with 1000272; fiche 6051492;
Vol. 2 also available at Archive.org under same title. http://archive.org/details/encyclopediaofhi02cona
Vol 1, & 3-6 also available free at Google books. http://books.google.com/ then search by title.
Land Records
1750–1812 First Settlers of the Missouri Territory. From early land grants. FHL book 977.8 R2f, vols.1–2
1750–1835 Ingmire, Frances Terry. Citizens of Missouri. From early land grants. FHL book 977.8 R2i, vols. 1–3
Military Records
1700–1900 Revolutionary Soldiers and Their Descendants, Genealogical Records: Missouri Edition. Does not list very many soldiers. Includes index. FHL book 977.8 D2r; fiche 6087900
1700–1904 Missouri. Adjutant General’s Office. Military Records, 1812–1904. Has alphabetical lists for Revolutionary War, War of 1812, Civil War, etc. FHL films beginning with 1,204,650
Alternate Title: Fold3 Title, US Military Historical Record. http://www.fold3.com/ From the Records Drop Down Menu select “List All Records” then use the search window to find by title.
1700–1841 Houts, Alice Kinyoun. Revolutionary Soldiers Buried in Missouri. Alphabetical. FHL book 977.8 M2ha
1800–1865 United States. Adjutant General’s Office. Index to Compiled Service Records of Volunteer Union Soldiers Who Served in Organizations from the State of Missouri. FHL films 881536–589
Alternate Title: Fold3 Title: Civil War Services Records. http://www.fold3.com/category_19/
1800–1934 United States. Veterans Administration. General Index to Pension Files, 1861–1934. This is a card index to pension applications of Civil War and Spanish-American War veterans; copies of the original files may be ordered from the National Archives. On 544 FHL films beginning with 540757
Alternate Title: Civil War and Later Veterans Pension Index (1861-1900) at Fold3 website. http://www.fold3.com/ From the Records Drop Down Menu select “List All Records” then use the search window to find by title.
1800–1890 DeGood, Harold. An Index, Civil War Veterans and Widows, 1890 Census. FHL book 977.8 X28d 1890
1800–1890 Dilts, Brian Lee. 1890 Missouri Census Index of Civil War Veterans or Their Widows. FHL book 977.8 X2d
1800–1865 United States. Adjutant General’s Office. Index to Compiled Service Records of Confederate Soldiers Who Served in Organizations from the State of Missouri, 1861–1865. The compiled records are also on film. FHL films 882002–17
1800–1860 Missouri. Adjutant General’s Office. Confederate Pension Applications and Soldiers’ Home Admission Applications. Alphabetical. FHL films 1021101–27
1840–1982 Yarnell, Ilene Sims. Missouri Biography. Obituaries and cemetery records. Prepared by DAR members. FHL book 977.8 D3y
1580- Present The Pioneer Wagon. A periodical. FHL book 977.8 D25p
1700-Present Missouri State Genealogical Association Journal. Indexed. FHL book 977.8 D25m
1700-Present Ozarks Genealogical Society. Ozar’kin: Ozarks Genealogical Society. Indexed. FHL book 977.8 D25o
Tax Records
1770–1826 Stanley, Lois. Missouri Taxpayers, 1819–1826. FHL book 977.8 R4s
Vital Records
1750–1853 Stanley, Lois. Death Records of Pioneer Missouri Women, 1808–1849. FHL book 977.8 V4sw
1750–1854 Wilson, George F. Death Records of Missouri Men From Newspapers, 1808–1854. FHL book 977.8 V4w
1770–1853 Wilson, George F. 1300 “Missing” Missouri Marriage Records From Newspapers, 1812–1853. FHL book 977.8 V2w; film 1421793 item 10
1770–1840 Ormesher, Susan. Missouri Marriages Before 1840. Marriages about 1804–1840. FHL book 977.8 V2o; fiche 6051425
1770–1840 Carter, Mrs. J. R. Early Missouri Marriages to 1840 Taken From the Following Counties: Audrain, Barry, Benton, Buchanan, Callaway, Carroll, Chariton. Clay, Clinton, Cole, Cooper, Daviess, Henry, Howard, Jackson, Jefferson, Johnson, Lafayette, Lincoln, Pettis, Pike, Platte, Randolph, Ray, Saline FHL book 977.8 V25c, vols.1–3; films 928077 item 4–5 and 823928 item 4.
1770–1853 Stanley, Lois. Divorces and Separations in Missouri, 1808–1853. FHL book 977.8 P2sd
1770–1853 Stanley, Lois. Early Missouri Marriages in the News, 1820–1853. Includes index. FHL book 977.8 V2se.
1780–1860 Stanley, Lois, et. al. Death Records from Missouri Newspapers: January 1854–December 1860. FHL book 977.8 V4sda
1780–1865 Stanley, Lois. Death Records from Missouri Newspapers: The Civil War Years, January 1861–December 1865. FHL book 977.8 V4s; fiche 6049410
1780–1870 Stanley, Lois, et. al. Death Records from Missouri Newspapers: January 1866–December 1870. FHL book 977.8 V4sd.
1810–1870 Stanley, Lois. Missouri Marriages in the News. From newspapers dated 1851–1870. FHL book 977.8 V2st, vols.1–2; film 1321025 items 21–22
1820–present Death records from 1909 to present. At the Missouri Department of Health. Online at Missouri Digital Heritage http://www.sos.mo.gov/mdh/
1850–present Marriage records from 1909 to present. At the Missouri Department of Health. Online at Missouri Digital Heritage http://www.sos.mo.gov/mdh/