Bates County, Missouri American History and Genealogy Project


APRIL 2017

~ under "Directories"--Polk's Missouri State Gazetteer and Business Directory, 1876-1877, Bates County entries.
~ under "Military"--Abstract of Civil War Widow's Pension File of Elizabeth Selvey
~ under "Obituaries"--20 obits added, 1869-1878


~ under "Directories"--1881-1882 Butler Business Directory

JUNE 2015

~ under "Directories"--1884 County Directory, Deer Creek Twp. and Spruce Twp.
~ under "Probate"--36 abstracted wills, 1843-1862
~ under "Vital Records"--175 birth records, abstracted from Zion Lutheran Church ledger, Rich Hill
~ under "Military"--Roster, Co. C 2nd Missouri Vol. Inf., Spanish American War
~ under "Directories"--Farmers' Directory, 1878
~ under "Vital Records"--Funeral records, Zion Lutheran Church, Rich Hill, 1888-1909
~ under "Biographies"--33 bios added
~ under "Probate"--"Applications for Letters of Administration", 1872-1873, includes heirs' names
~ under "Land Records"--Land patents issued 1843-1849
~ under "Obituaries"--60+ obits, all 1922 or older
~ under "History"--"The Towns of Bates County," 1900
~ under "Military"--Hume High School Veterans of WWII
~ under "Directories"--Campbell's Gazetteer of Missouri, 1875
~ under "Vital Records"--1898 Necrology of the "Old Settlers' Society"
~ under "Directories"--Butler City Business Directory, 1895
~ under "Family Files"--Added a family reunion page
~ under "Family Files"--"Susan Jane Avery Eddins of Papinsville"--thanks, Kathy!

This website created June 13, 2015 by Sheryl McClure.
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