Additional Free Genealogy and Map Resources
Knox County, Missouri History and Genealogy
355 pages of Knox County, Missouri history and genealogy including 204 family biographies plus 7 different maps featuring 18 Knox County, Missouri communities
An informative and historical overview of Knox County, Missouri including two separate books on one CD which include 9 historical maps (1851, 1862, 1899, 1902, 1904, 1911, 1913, 1920's and 1929) showing the locations of 18 settlements; plus the full 1887 Goodspeed's History of Knox County, Missouri book including 204 biographies. An important resource for the study and research of Knox County, Missouri history (including Civil War history) and genealogy.
Fully searchable - find any name or location instantly!
This fascinating and detailed CD contains ALL of the following material in two separate books, ALL on one CD:
Section One of two, all on one CD: Maps of Knox County,
A. A rare 1851 map that shows the area of Knox County, Missouri just six years after Knox County was formed. Locations shown: Edina * Milford *
B. A map of 1862 (during the Civil War) Knox County, Missouri showing the the locations of three settlements: Edina * Milford * Newark *
C. A map of 1899 Knox County, Missouri showing the locations of 14 different settlements including all of the following: Baring * Colony * Edina * Greensburg * Hazelville * Hedge City * Hurdland * Kenwood * Knox City * Locust Hill * Millport * Newark * Novelty * Plevna *
D. A map of 1902 Knox County, Missouri showing the locations of 13 different settlements including all of the following: Baring * Colony * Edina * Greensburg * Hazelville * Hedge City * Hurdland * Kenwood * Knox City * Locusthill (Locust Hill) * Newark * Novelty * Plevna *
E. A map of 1904 Knox County, Missouri showing the locations of 14 different settlements including all of the following: Baring * Colony * Edina * Fabius * Greensburg * Hazelville * Hedge City * Hurdland * Kenwood * Knox City * Locusthill * Newark * Novelty * Plevna * The 1904 map of Knox County can be viewed here: Knox County, Missouri 1904 Map
F. A map of 1911 Knox County, Missouri showing the locations of 16 different settlements including all of the following: Baring * Colony * Edina * Fabius * Greensburg * Hazelville * Hedge City * Hurdland * Kenwood * Knox City * Locusthill (Locust Hill) * Millport * Motter * Newark * Novelty * Plevna *
G. A map of 1913 Knox County, Missouri showing the locations of 13 different settlements including all of the following: Baring * Colony * Edina * Fabius * Forest Springs * Greensburg * Hedge City * Hurdland * Kenwood * Knox City * Locust Hill * Newark * Novelty * Plevna *
H. A map from the 1920's which includes details of where various tourist sites and service stations were located.
I. 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!
Section Two of two, all on one CD: The complete 1887
History of Knox County, Missouri by Goodspeed's
Here is just some of the information included:
Game and Wild Animals
Engagement at Newark
Capture of Col. McCullough
Skirmish at Cunningham’s
Raids and Robberies in 1864
Enlistments in Union Army
The Fiftieth Regiment Enrolled Missouri Militia Roster
Colony * Edina * Goodland * Hedge City * Hurdland * Jeddo * Knox City * Locust Hill * Millport (Milford) * Newark * Novelty *
Included is a total of 204 Knox County, Missouri family biographies (valuable for genealogy) including each of the following surnames: (well over 1000 other surnames are also mentioned throughout the book text and within these biographies): To view a sample family biography, click here Adams * Anderson * Arnett * Atkinson * Aucutt * Baker * Balthorpe * Beal * Biggerstaff * Bitler * Black * Blanchard * Bostick * Bowen * Brewington * Briscoe * Bronson * Brosius * Brown * Bryant * Burk * Callaway * Campbell * Carder * Carter * Clancy * Clark * Claypool * Cockrum * Coe * Coffman * Cook * Cooper * Cornelius * Cort * Cottey * Crawford * Critchlow * Cunningham * Dare * Dod * Dyer * Early * Eden * Ellison * Ewalt * Fetters * Fitzgerald * Foster * Fowler * Frost * Funk * Gangloff * Gibbons * Gifford * Glover * Grainger * Hamilton * Hannah * Hardman * Harvey * Hawkins * Hedges * Herriford * Hirner * Hodges * Hollister * Holmes * Holt * Horn * Howerton * Hull * Hunsaker * Hustead * Hutcheson * Jarvis * Jones * Kelso * Kimbley * Layman * Lear * Lee * Lewis * Linville * Long * Longfellow * Lycon * Magee * Marble * March * Martin * Mayfield * McFaden * McFarland * McGonigle * McKay * McKenzie * McKim * McPike * McQuoid * McReynolds * Meriwether * Miller * Mitchell * Monroe * Moore * Morison * Morris * Mote * Muder * Myers * Nelson * Nichols * Northcutt * O'Brien * Oldfather * Owen * Parks * Parsons * Peirce * Pendery * Pugh * Randolph * Reid * Rimer * Robinson * Rouner * Rourke * Sale * Sallee * Saunders * Schempp * Schnebly * Schofield * Schultz * Seaman * Sever * Shafer * Sharer * Sharp * Simpkins * Simpson * Six * Slaughter * Slocum * Smith * Snow * Soule * St. John * Surrey * Sykes * Thacher * Thomas * Thompson * Throckmorton * Towson * Turner * Van Horn * Walker * Welsh * White * Wilson * Wonderley * Woodward * Wright * Zink *
Knox County is located in north east Missouri and bordered by: Shelby County, Missouri * Macon County, Missouri * Adair County, Missouri * Scotland County, Missouri * Clark County, Missouri * and Lewis 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.
Fully searchable - find any name or location instantly!
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 Knox County, Missouri from its first settlement to 1887.
Shipping is only $1.95 for First Class Mail in the United States and Canada. If outside of the United States, please contact us for shipping costs. We accept checks, money orders and all major credit cards via the shopping cart, mail, or by phone at 816-204-7593.
We will ship your order within 24 hours of receiving your payment (on first business day if received on weekend or holiday.) We will securely package and ship your order by First Class Mail and you will likely receive in just 2-3 days after ordering! [Shipping can be delayed at times due to weather, holidays, or travel schedules. View our current shipping schedule here: Current Shipping Schedule]We also offer this CD as a high speed internet download for only $4.95. Details here: High Speed Downloads
FREE sample page available.
How to order:
Both of the sections described above are included on one CD for $9.95 plus shipping. If you wish to pay by credit card, please use the shopping cart below (checkout goes to a secure server.) Credit card orders may also be placed by phone to Hearthstone Legacy Publications from 9 AM to 11 PM (Central Time Zone) Monday thru Saturday at 816-204-7593. If you wish to pay by check or money order, mail $11.90 ($9.95 for CD plus $1.95 shipping) to:
Hearthstone Legacy Publications
PO Box 1043
Neosho, MO 64850
Since we offer many different county history and genealogy CDs, please be sure to specify that you wish to order the Knox County, Missouri History, Genealogy and Maps CD. If ordering more than one CD, the shipping cost is $1.95 for the first CD plus only 25 cents shipping for each additional CD purchased.
This CD is also available as a high speed internet download. SAVE $$: The download is only $4.95 ($5.00 less than the CD plus no shipping charges!) Please read important details here before ordering as a download: High Speed Download . Use the ADD TO CART button BELOW to order as a download:
To view a complete list of Missouri County History and Genealogy CDs available, click here: Missouri Counties
Wholesale rates are available. For details, click here: Wholesale Rates
This site features a growing collection of more than 375 Arkansas Illinois Indiana Iowa Kansas Kentucky Louisiana Massachusetts Missouri North Carolina Ohio Tennessee Texas County History and Genealogy titles. Click on the links above or the navigation buttons on the upper left sidebar to view other titles available. Click on the SEARCH tab to search our entire inventory.
* * * * *
Would you like to be notified of new publications, new features, upcoming genealogy conferences, plus exclusive special offers and promotions available only to our newsletter subscribers?
Subscribers to our FREE newsletter are always the first to know!
Do you enjoy History and Genealogy? Visit: The Lives of Our Ancestors
Do you like free? Check out the FREE genealogy and map resources at My Genealogy Hound
Send mail to
questions or comments about this web site.