DeKalb County, Missouri History and Genealogy
251 pages of DeKalb County, Missouri history and genealogy including 75 family biographies plus 11 different maps featuring 21 DeKalb County, Missouri communities
An informative and historical overview of DeKalb County, Missouri including two separate books on one CD which include 11 historical maps (1851, 1862, 1876, 1899, 1902, 1904, 1911, 1913, 1920's, 1929 and 1939) showing the locations of 21 settlements; plus the full 1888 Goodspeed's History of DeKalb County, Missouri book including 75 family biographies. An important resource for the study and research of DeKalb County, Missouri history (including Civil War history) and genealogy.
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This fascinating and detailed CD contains ALL of the following material in two separate sections, ALL on one CD:
Section One of two, all on one CD: Maps of DeKalb County, Missouri
A. A rare 1851 map that shows the area of DeKalb County, Missouri just six years after Andrew County was formed. Locations shown: Maysville * Third Fork *
B. A map of 1862 (during the Civil War) DeKalb County, Missouri showing the the locations of two settlements: Maysville * Stewartsville *
C. A map of 1876 DeKalb County, Missouri showing the locations of 5 different settlements including the following: Bedford * Maysville * Osborn * Stewartsville * Union Star *
D. A map of 1899 DeKalb County, Missouri showing the locations of 13 different settlements including the following: Amity * Bayfield * Clarksdale * Fairport * Grindstone * Maysville * Orchid * Osborn * Santa Rosa * Stewartsville * Union Star * Weatherby * Winslow *
E. A map of 1902 DeKalb County, Missouri showing the locations of 11 different settlements including the following: Amity * Clarksdale * Fairport * Maysville * Orchid * Osborn * Santa Rosa * Stewartsville * Union Star * Weatherby * Winslow *
F. A map of 1904 DeKalb County, Missouri showing the locations of 16 different settlements including the following: Amity * Bayfield * Boxford * Clarksdale * Fairport * Gridley * Maysville * Oak * Orchid * Osborn * Santa Rosa * Stewartsville * Union Star * Weatherby * Winslow * Woods * The 1904 map of DeKalb County can be viewed here: DeKalb County, Missouri 1904 Map
G. A map of 1911 DeKalb County, Missouri showing the locations of 17 different settlements including the following: Amity * Bayfield * Boxford * Clarksdale * Fairport * Fordham * Grindstone * Maysville * Oak * Orchid * Osborn * Santa Rosa * Stewartsville * Union Star * Weatherby * Winslow * Woods * This map also shows the routes of Chicago, Burlington and Quincy Railroad * Chicago, Rock Island and Pacific Railroad * Quincy, Omaha and Kansas City Railroad
H. A map of 1913 DeKalb County, Missouri showing the locations of 16 different settlements including the following: Amity * Boxford * Clarksdale * Fairport * Fordham * Johnsonville * Maysville * Oak * Orchid * Osborn * Santa Rosa * Stewartsville * Union Star * Weatherby * Winslow * Woods * This map also shows the location of numerous roads, creeks, streams, and churches.
I. A map from the 1920's which includes details of where various tourist sites and service stations were located.
J. A 1929 map from the Missouri Department of Transportation. You will be amazed at how many of the major routes were only dirt or gravel! Locations shown: Amity * Clarksdale * Maysville * Osborn * Santa Rosa * Stewartsville * Union Star * Weatherby *
K. A 1939 map from the Missouri Department of Transportation. Locations shown: Amity * Clarksdale * Fairport * Maysville * Osborn * Santa Rosa * Stewartsville * Union Star * Weatherby *
Section Two of two, all on one CD: The complete 1888
History of DeKalb County, Missouri by Goodspeed's
Here is just some of the information included:
Settlers of Sherman Township
Settlers of Adams Township
Settlers of Dallas and Grant Townships
Settlers of Camden Township
Settlers of Grand River Township
Settlers of Polk Township
Settlers of Colfax Township
Life of Women Settlers
Courtship and Marriage
Wildlife in Pioneer Days
Hannibal & St. Joseph Railroad
Burlington & Southwestern Railroad
Chicago, Rock Island & Pacific Railroad
Chicago, Burlington & Quincy Railroad
Preparations for War
Company of Confederate Soldiers Raised
Union Troops Raised
Company H, First Cavalry Missouri Militia
First Regiment Cavalry Missouri Militia
Company H, Fourth Cavalry Missouri Militia
Company I, Eighty-seventh Regiment Enrolled Missouri Militia
Company K, Eighty-seventh Regiment Enrolled Missouri Militia
Fifty-fourth Regiment Missouri Militia
Amity * Bucklin * Clarksdale * Fairport * Maysville * Osborne * Santa Rosa * Somerville * Standard * Stewartsville * Union Star * Weatherby * Winslow *
Included is a total of 75 DeKalb County, Missouri family biographies (valuable for genealogy) including each of the following family surnames: (well over 1000 other family surnames are also mentioned throughout the book text and within these family biographies): To view a sample family biography, click here Atterbury * Blair * Bradford * Brill * Brooks * Bull * Burnham * Caldwell * Clark * Coberly * Coil * Costello * Crenshaw * Curtis * Dice * Downing * Fawcett * Gibson * Ginn * Glazier * Goode * Gwathmey * Harman * Harper * Harris * Haynes * Hensel * Herring * Hewitt * Hill * Hudson * Hughes * Jones * Karr * Kelley * Low * MacDonald * Matheny * Matthis * Metcalfe * Moorman * Moss * Moulton * Orr * Osborn * Perry * Pittman * Putnam * Randolph * Ransom * Renner * Roberts * Robinson * Rogers * Rose * Shambaugh * Shepherd * Smith * Stephen * Stewart * Stockton * Taylor * Thompson * Thornton * Tunks * Ward * Weatherby * Welden * Williams *
DeKalb County is located in north west Missouri and bordered by: Buchanan County, Missouri * Clinton County, Missouri * Caldwell County, Missouri * Daviess County, Missouri * Gentry County, Missouri * and Andrew County, Missouri * (click on highlighted county names for a complete description)
Each of the two sections on this CD is in Adobe Acrobat pdf format and requires the free Acrobat Reader program to view. You probably already have this program on your computer but if not, a free copy of the program is included on the CD. Each of the books is designed to look just like a regular book and is bookmarked to move easily and quickly from one section another. This CD was designed by, and is available exclusively from Hearthstone Legacy Publications.
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The cost for this CD containing both sections described above is only $9.95 plus shipping, or only $4.95 as a digital download. A large amount of history and genealogy information for very little cost! A truly fascinating view of DeKalb County, Missouri from its first settlement to 1888.
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