Harrison County, Missouri

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Bethany, MO, 1935
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Bethany, MO , 1935

Harrison county was organized February 14, 1845 from Daviess County and named for Albert G. Harrison, Missouri Congressman. County Seat: Bethany 64424. The Courthouse burned in January 1874.

Harrison County is divided into 20 Townships:

CypressSugar Creek
DallasTrail Creek
Fox CreekUnion
Hamilton                    White Oak

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Harrison County Records:

Harrison County Courthouse
Bethany, MO 64424

Recorder of Deeds: (Records not filmed).

Clerk of the County Court: Permanent record of births, 1883-1889; Permanent Record of Deaths, 1883-1893

Clerk of the Probate Court: Index to probate records, 1857-1893; Probate Records, 1853-1883; Admin/exec letters, bonds and records and index, 1859-1885; Inventories, appraisements and sale bills, 1858-1885; Settlement records, 1869-1887; Guardians/curators records, 1876-1879; Index to Will records, no dates; Will records, 1879-1922.

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2307 Central
Bethany, MO 64424
Hours: Tuesday & Thursday 1-5; Saturday 2-4

Harrison County Records in the MO State Archives

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Harrison County locations included in the National Registry of Historic Places

Hamilton House
1228 W. Main
Slatten House
MO Hwy 4

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