McDonald County Library - Historical Records

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McDonald County Recorder of Deeds

Mariage Licenses issued in McDonald County from October 1865 to December 2009

Sorted alphabetically by Grantor (Husband's) last name.

Information includes:

When you find a marriage record and would like to request a copy, send a letter with the following information:

 
One sample of the types of  Marriage License records:
One sample of a Marriage License
(The format varies by year, and the earliest records are handwritten in ledgers)


Additional note:
Records in book "TEMP" will not have a license available for purchase.
(Although an application for marriage was completed and a license was issued, the couple never returned the license to the Recorder of Deeds. Therefore, the license was never filed with the State of Missouri and no official record is available.)



TO SEARCH QUICKLY THROUGH THE PAGES AFTER YOU LOAD THEM, USE YOUR WEB BROWSER'S SEARCH FUNCTION.
Usually CTRL+F ... hold down the Ctrl key and press the F key.
Or from the menu, click on "Edit" and then "Find..."

Tip: Once you've found the person you are looking for, don't forget to use the scroll bar and arrow keys to see the entire listing for your ancestor on the right.

SEARCH Grantor's (husband's) last names beginning with:

                                                       

 J                        N        O        P        Q   

R        S        T        U      
    W       X       Y       Z


Researchers & Genealogists... You can Download All Records to search more quickly & easily on your computer:
in OpenOffice Calc spreadsheet .ODS format <--- ( large file 800 kb )
in Microsoft Excel spreadsheet .XLS format <--- ( huge file 3.2 Mb )
If you do not have a spreadsheet program that can read these file types, right-click to download the OpenOffice Calc .ods file, and then visit OpenOffice.org to download their FREE office suite.

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