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''[[United States|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Missouri|Missouri]]'' [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Missouri_Cemeteries|Cemeteries]]  
  
The Daughters of the American Revolution (DAR) Collection contains tombstone inscriptions from many Missouri cemeteries. (See the "[[Missouri Genealogy|Genealogy]]" section). Many transcripts of cemetery records have been published, such as:
 
 
*Ellsberry, Elizabeth P. ''Cemetery Records of Missouri.''Three Volumes. N.p.:''1965''. {{WorldCat|1278294|disp=At Various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|208007|item|disp=FHL book 977.8 V22d}}; {{FHL|208007|item|disp=FHL film 844967; fiche 6051170}}.)
 
*''Cemetery Records of Missouri. 15 vols. Salt Lake City, Utah: Genealogical Society, 1954-64.'' {{FHL|202218|item|disp=FHL book 977.8 V22g; films 924436-39 and 924900 item 3; fiche 6051114 volumes 1-15}}.)
 
*''Missouri Cemetery Records. Vol. 1. Kansas City, Missouri'': Heart of America Genealogical Society Library, 1981. {{FHL|76329|item|disp=FHL fiche 6101174}}, vol.1. This volume is a reprint of inscriptions from 26 Missouri counties published in the Kansas City Genealogist (see [[Missouri Periodicals|Missouri Periodicals]]).
 
*196 Cemeteries of Missouri. Three Volumes. Salt Lake City, Utah: Genealogical Society: 1948-68. {{FHL|106118|item|disp=FHL film 1035921}}.)
 
  
 
=== Online  ===
 
=== Online  ===
  
 
The following have significant cemetery listings for Missouri State: {{Note|Sites may be incomplete. <br>• They may not list all cemeteries in a county <br>• and may not include all burials in a cemetery.}}<br>  
 
The following have significant cemetery listings for Missouri State: {{Note|Sites may be incomplete. <br>• They may not list all cemeteries in a county <br>• and may not include all burials in a cemetery.}}<br>  
 
*[http://www.interment.net/us/mo/ Interment.net (Missouri)]
 
**Lists of cemeteries in the counties.
 
**Typed lists of tombstone information.<br>
 
*[http://freepages.military.rootsweb.com/~xander/missouri.htm National Cemeteries in Missouri]<br>
 
*[http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~familycollecting/ Northwest Missouri Databases]
 
**Click on Database to go to the Northwest Missouri Databases then search Alphabetical Databases from the card collection.
 
**This lists Headstone Order Records, Other Databases and Miscellaneous.<br>
 
  
 
*Findagrave.com [http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gsr&GSfn=&GSmn=&GSln=&GSbyrel=all&GSby=&GSdyrel=all&GSdy=&GScntry=4&GSst=26&GScnty=0&GSgrid=&df=all&GSob=n Search for names] Enter at least a last name then click '''Search'''. Can narrow by first names or dates.  
 
*Findagrave.com [http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gsr&GSfn=&GSmn=&GSln=&GSbyrel=all&GSby=&GSdyrel=all&GSdy=&GScntry=4&GSst=26&GScnty=0&GSgrid=&df=all&GSob=n Search for names] Enter at least a last name then click '''Search'''. Can narrow by first names or dates.  
 
**This site frequently has tombstone images
 
**This site frequently has tombstone images
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**[http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gsr&GSfn=&GSmn=&GSln=&GSbyrel=all&GSby=&GSdyrel=all&GSdy=&GScntry=4&GSst=10&GScnty=0&GSgrid=&df=all&GSob=n List of cemeteries] statewide for cemeteries in their database
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****Go to [http://www.findagrave.com/ Find A Grave Home page], click '''Search for a cemetery''', select the state (Missouri ), then select from the '''county list''', and press '''Search'''.
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***Click on the number below '''Interments''' for a cemetery to access names. Click '''Records''' arrow to scroll through to the end.
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**[http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=70596 ''Web: Missouri, Find A Grave Index, 1812-2012'']
  
**Tip to find cemeteries by Counties in Missouri: google List of Cemeteries in your County, in Missouri.
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{{Tip| Remember:<br>
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# Family members may be buried in the same plot or nearby.
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# [[Arkansas Cemeteries#Value of Cemetery Records|Symbols and abbreviations]] may lead you to other records.
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# Weathering and damage to tombstones make [[Missouri Cemeteries#Published Transcriptions|early published transcriptions]] priceless.}} <br>
  
**[http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=70596 ''Web: Missouri, Find A Grave Index, 1812-2012''] (If the link does not work, go to [http://www.ancestry.com/ ancestry.com] ($), click '''Search''', select '''Card Catalog''', paste Title into search box, click '''Search''')
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**Tip to find cemeteries by Counties in Missouri: google List of Cemeteries in your County, in Missouri.  
  
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*[http://www.interment.net/us/mo/ Interment.net Missouri]
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**Lists of cemeteries in the counties.
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**Typed lists of tombstone information.<br>
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*[http://freepages.military.rootsweb.com/~xander/missouri.htm National Cemeteries in Missouri]<br>
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*[http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~familycollecting/ Northwest Missouri Databases]
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**Click on Database to go to the Northwest Missouri Databases then search Alphabetical Databases from the card collection.
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**This lists Headstone Order Records, Other Databases and Miscellaneous.<br>
 
*[http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/MO/ALL/cem/ Linkpendium] scours the Internet for resources.  
 
*[http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/MO/ALL/cem/ Linkpendium] scours the Internet for resources.  
 
**Links to cemetery databases on other sites.  
 
**Links to cemetery databases on other sites.  
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*[http://www.cyndislist.com/us/mo/cemeteries/ Cyndi's List] links to databases on other sites.
 
*[http://www.cyndislist.com/us/mo/cemeteries/ Cyndi's List] links to databases on other sites.
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==== Collections and Records ====
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The Daughters of the American Revolution (DAR) Collection contains tombstone inscriptions from many Missouri cemeteries. (See the "[[Missouri Genealogy|Genealogy]]" section). Many transcripts of cemetery records have been published, such as:
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*Ellsberry, Elizabeth P. ''Cemetery Records of Missouri.''Three Volumes. N.p.:''1965''. {{WorldCat|1278294|disp=At Various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|208007|item|disp=FHL book 977.8 V22d}}; {{FHL|208007|item|disp=FHL film 844967; fiche 6051170}}.)
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*''Cemetery Records of Missouri. 15 vols. Salt Lake City, Utah: Genealogical Society, 1954-64.'' {{FHL|202218|item|disp=FHL book 977.8 V22g; films 924436-39 and 924900 item 3; fiche 6051114 volumes 1-15}}.)
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*''Missouri Cemetery Records. Vol. 1. Kansas City, Missouri'': Heart of America Genealogical Society Library, 1981. {{FHL|76329|item|disp=FHL fiche 6101174}}, vol.1. This volume is a reprint of inscriptions from 26 Missouri counties published in the Kansas City Genealogist (see [[Missouri Periodicals|Missouri Periodicals]]).
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*196 Cemeteries of Missouri. Three Volumes. Salt Lake City, Utah: Genealogical Society: 1948-68. {{FHL|106118|item|disp=FHL film 1035921}}.)
  
 
[[Category:Missouri|Cemeteries]]
 
[[Category:Missouri|Cemeteries]]

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Online[edit | edit source]

The following have significant cemetery listings for Missouri State:


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


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

Collections and Records[edit | edit source]

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