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*Findagrave.com [http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gsr&GSfn=&GSmn=&GSln=&GSbyrel=all&GSby=&GSdyrel=all&GSdy=&GScntry=4&GSst=26&GScnty=0&GSgrid=&df=all&GSob=n Search for names] Enter at least a last name then click '''Search'''. Can narrow by first names or dates.  
 
*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
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**This site frequently has tombstone images  
**[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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**[http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gsr&GSfn=&GSmn=&GSln=&GSbyrel=all&GSby=&GSdyrel=all&GSdy=&GScntry=4&GSst=26&GScnty=0&GSgrid=&df=all&GSob=n List of cemeteries] statewide for cemeteries in their database  
 
****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'''.  
 
****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'''.  
 
***Click on the number below '''Interments''' for a cemetery to access names. Click '''Records''' arrow to scroll through to the end.
 
***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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# Family members may be buried in the same plot or nearby.
 
# Family members may be buried in the same plot or nearby.
 
# [[Arkansas Cemeteries#Value of Cemetery Records|Symbols and abbreviations]] may lead you to other records.
 
# [[Arkansas Cemeteries#Value of Cemetery Records|Symbols and abbreviations]] may lead you to other records.
# Weathering and damage to tombstones make [[Missouri  Cemeteries#Published Transcriptions|early published transcriptions]] priceless.}} <br>
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# Weathering and damage to tombstones make [[Missouri  Cemeteries#Published Transcriptions|early published transcriptions]] priceless.}} <br>  
  
**Tip to find cemeteries by Counties in Missouri: google List of Cemeteries in your County, in Missouri.  
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**Tip to find cemeteries by Counties in Missouri: google List of Cemeteries in your County, in Missouri.
  
 
*[http://www.interment.net/us/mo/ Interment.net Missouri]  
 
*[http://www.interment.net/us/mo/ Interment.net Missouri]  
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*[http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~familycollecting/ Northwest Missouri Databases]  
 
*[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.  
 
**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>
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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.
  
==== Collections and Records ====
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==== Collections and Records ====
  
 
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:  
 
The Daughters of the American Revolution (DAR) Collection contains tombstone inscriptions from many Missouri cemeteries. (See the "[[Missouri Genealogy|Genealogy]]" section). Many transcripts of cemetery records have been published, such as:  

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Online[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: