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Franklin County, MO

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Franklin County, Missouri
County Seat - Union

Franklin County GenWeb page

Franklin County (Genealogy Trails)

Washington Historical Society
and Four Rivers Genealogical Society

4th and Market Streets, Washington, MO 63090
Tel: 636 239-0280

Vital Records

Record of births, 1826-1899 Franklin County (Missouri). Recorder of Deeds
LDS FHL microfilm reel #940979

Marriage records, 1819-1921 Franklin County (Missouri). Recorder of Deeds
LDS FHL microfilm on 8 reels

The marriage records of Franklin County, Missouri, books A & B, 1819-1858 Woodruff, Audrey Lee Wagner, 1913
LDS FHL book #977.863 V25w
also on microfilm #873790

Land, property and maps

Deed records, 1819-1900; abstract & index to deeds, 1870-1887 Franklin County (Missouri). Recorder of Deeds
Microfilm of original records in the Franklin County Courthouse, Union, Missouri.
LDS FHL microfilm on 35 reels

Family maps of Franklin County, Missouri : with homesteads, roads, waterways, towns, cemeteries, railroads and more; 3 maps per township, [1] homesteads and other land patents, [2] roads, [3] rivers, creeks and railroads [and cemeteries] Boyd, Gregory A. (Gregory Alan), 1960- by Gregory A. Boyd ; editor, Vicki Boyd ; map editors, Vicki Boyd and Don Kinard
LDS FHL book #977.863 R2b

History and biographies

History of Franklin, Jefferson, Washington, Crawford & Gasconade counties, Missouri : from the earliest time to the present, together with sundry personal business and professional sketches and numerous family records, besides a valuable fundof [i.e. fund of] notes, original observations, etc., etc
Reprint. Originally published: Chicago : Goodspeed Pub., 1888.
LDS FHL book #977.86 H2h
also on microfilm #1000289

The centennial biographical directory of Franklin County, Missouri Kiel, Hermann Gottlieb
LDS FHL book on microfilm reel #1000289

Franklin County, MO - Townships

Based on map found at
which is no longer online.

1930 Platt Book of Franklin County:

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St Mary of Perpetual Help Catholic Parish

Located in Moselle, MO, Boles Township
1587 Highway AM, Villa Ridge, MO 63089
tel: 636 451 4685
founded 1880

Parish History

St Mary of Perpetual Help; A Centennial History
13 chapters, all online

Parish records

The parish's records are on microfilm (roll 211), available at St Louis County Library Headquarters. The Film includes baptisms starting 1881, marriages starting 1887 and deaths starting 1904.
The same records are available on LDS FHL film #1906225.

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St James Parish, Catawissa

Parish records

Church records 1871-1992
Microreproduction of original manuscripts at the Kenrick Seminary in St. Louis, Missouri.
Text in English & Latin.
St. James was previously a mission for St. Patrick also in Franklin County. In 1913, St. James became a parish & St. Patrick a mission.
LDS FHL microfilm #1906109

Comments or additional information concerning
emigrants listed on this website can be sent to Barbara Salibi.
Contact info is at the bottom of Home page.