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Missouri State Archives

The Missouri State Archives provides an excellent library of Military records of Missourians from the War of 1812 through World War I, including more than 9 million pages related to the Civil War, Federal census schedules for Missouri from 1830-1920, County records on microfilm (roll by roll listing), Birth and Death records, Photographs, and Resources for Family & Community History:

Missouri State Archives
600 West Main Street
P.O. Box 1747
Jefferson City, Missouri 65102

Phone: (573) 751-3280

Website: http://www.sos.mo.gov/archives/

St. Louis County Library

The St. Louis County Library has a genealogy and local history collection that contains library holdings of the St. Louis Genealogical Society and the National Genealogical Society in addition to the genealogical and local history materials of the St. Louis County Library.

St. Louis County Library
1640 South Lindbergh Blvd.
St. Louis, Missouri 63131-3598

Phone: (314) 994-3300 ext. 208

Website: http://www.slcl.lib.mo.us/

Selected LDS Family History Centers

The following family history centers in Missouri offer the most comprehensive genealogy resources, including census records, death records, family history records, obituaries, marriage records, vital records, court records, and various other public records.:

Clinton Missouri
18 HWY & Kitchcart Rd
Clinton, Missouri

(660) 885-6839

Independence Missouri
705 W Walnut
Independence, Missouri

(816) 461-0245


St Joseph Missouri
7 N Carriage Drive
St Joseph, Missouri

(816) 232-2428

St Louis Missouri
10445 Clayton Road
Frontenac, Missouri

(314) 993-2328

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