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==== Boundary Changes  ====
 
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== Places / Localities  ==
 
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[http://www.osagecounty.org/localhist/towns-h.htm Osage County Historical Society] has some information on historic places from Gasconade, Maries &amp; Osage Counties including sources and links to historic maps.<br>  
 
[http://www.osagecounty.org/localhist/towns-h.htm Osage County Historical Society] has some information on historic places from Gasconade, Maries &amp; Osage Counties including sources and links to historic maps.<br>  
 
Maps of townships can be found at [http://www.histopolis.com/Place/US/MO/Osage_County Histopolis].<br>
 
  
 
== Resources  ==
 
== Resources  ==
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==== Maps  ====
 
==== Maps  ====
  
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] for all Missouri counties including Osage County. The city of St. Louis is not included in this collection.<br>
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Maps of townships can be found at [http://www.histopolis.com/Place/US/MO/Osage_County Histopolis].<br>
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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] for all Missouri counties including Osage County. The city of St. Louis is not included in this collection.<br>  
  
 
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==== Newspapers  ====
 
==== Newspapers  ====
  
[http://www.newspaperarchive.com/ Newspaperarchive.com] ($) has historical newspapers available on-line. Their database has [http://www.newspaperarchive.com/BrowseLocations.aspx?cntry=7&st=58&ci=14201 Jefferson City newspapers] from the early 1900's that covered local news on residents from Osage County communities. Some libraries provide free access to this database under the name Access Newspaper Archive.<br>
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[http://www.newspaperarchive.com/ Newspaperarchive.com] ($) has historical newspapers available on-line. Their database has [http://www.newspaperarchive.com/BrowseLocations.aspx?cntry=7&st=58&ci=14201 Jefferson City newspapers] from the early 1900's that covered local news on residents from Osage County communities. Some libraries provide free access to this database under the name Access Newspaper Archive.<br>  
  
 
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== Societies and Libraries  ==
 
== Societies and Libraries  ==
  
[http://www.osagecounty.org/ Osage County Historical Society]<br>
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[http://www.osagecounty.org/ Osage County Historical Society]<br>  
  
 
== Web Sites  ==
 
== Web Sites  ==

Revision as of 09:00, 18 June 2011

Template:Missouri-stub  United States  > Missouri > Osage County

County Courthouse[edit | edit source]

History[edit | edit source]

Parent County[edit | edit source]

1841--Osage County was created 29 January 1841 from Gasconade County. County seat: Linn [1]

Boundary Changes[edit | edit source]

Record Loss[edit | edit source]

Places / Localities[edit | edit source]


          To see a list of places in Osage County, click on [Show], in the bar above.

Osage County Historical Society has some information on historic places from Gasconade, Maries & Osage Counties including sources and links to historic maps.

Resources[edit | edit source]

Cemeteries[edit | edit source]

Church[edit | edit source]

Court[edit | edit source]

Land[edit | edit source]

Local Histories[edit | edit source]

Maps[edit | edit source]

Maps of townships can be found at Histopolis.

The University of Missouri Digital Library has digital copies of Missouri county plat books for all Missouri counties including Osage County. The city of St. Louis is not included in this collection.

Military[edit | edit source]

Newspapers[edit | edit source]

Newspaperarchive.com ($) has historical newspapers available on-line. Their database has Jefferson City newspapers from the early 1900's that covered local news on residents from Osage County communities. Some libraries provide free access to this database under the name Access Newspaper Archive.

Probate[edit | edit source]

Taxation[edit | edit source]

Vital Records[edit | edit source]

Births[edit | edit source]
Marriages[edit | edit source]
Deaths[edit | edit source]
  • Missouri Death Certificates (Missouri State Archives) provides on-line access to copies of original death certificates more than 50 yrs old starting in 1910.

Societies and Libraries[edit | edit source]

Osage County Historical Society

Web Sites[edit | edit source]

  • USGenWeb project. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select the state, then the county.
  • Family History Library Catalog

References[edit | edit source]

  1. The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).