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Platte County, Missouri History and Genealogy
1780 pages of Platte County, Missouri history and genealogy including information for more than 1400 families plus 5 different maps featuring 22 Platte County, Missouri communities
An informative and historical overview of Platte County, Missouri including four separate sections on one CD which include 5 historical maps (1851, 1902, 1904, 1920's and 1929)showing the locations of 24 settlements; plus the full 1885 Missouri Historical Company History of Platte County, Missouri book including 315 biographies; plus the full 1897 Annals of Platte County, Missouri by W. M. Paxton with 1183 pages. An important resource for the study and research of Platte County, Missouri history and genealogy.
All for as little as $6.95! Details below.
Fully searchable - find any name or location instantly!
This fascinating and detailed CD contains ALL of the following material on four separate sections, ALL on one CD:
Section One of four, ALL on one CD: Maps of Platte
A. A rare 1851 map that shows the area of Platte County, Missouri just thirteen years after Platte County was formed. Locations shown: New Market * Parkville * Platte City * Weston *
B. A map of 1902 Platte County, Missouri showing the locations of 19 different settlements including all of the following: Artesian * Barry * Beverly Sta. * Camden Point * Dearborn * Edgerton * Farley * Iatan * New Market * Parkville * Platte City * Ridgeley * Settles Sta. * Stillings (East Leavenworth) * Sugar Lake * Tracy * Waldron * Weston * Woodruff *
C. A map of 1904 Platte County, Missouri showing the locations of 22 different settlements including all of the following: Beverly Station * Camden Point * Dearborn * Dye * Edgerton * Edgerton Station * Farley * Hampton * Hoover * Iatan * Linkville * Newmarket * Parkville * Platte City * Ridgeley * Settles Station * Stillings * Sugarlake * Tracy * Waldron * Weston * Woodruff * The 1904 map of Platte County can be viewed here: Platte County, Missouri 1904 Map
D. A map from the 1920's which includes details of where various tourist sites and service stations were located.
E. 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 four, ALL on one CD: Platte County,
Missouri in 1913
Section Three of four, ALL on one CD: The complete 1885
History of Platte County, Missouri by the National Historical Company.
Here is just some of the information included:
Included is a total of 315 Platte County, Missouri family biographies
(valuable for genealogy) including each of the following
Section Four of four, ALL on one CD: The complete 1897
Annals of Platte County, Missouri by W. M. Paxton.
From the title page:
More than 10,000 individuals are mentioned by name. A full name and topic index is included making it easy to locate any person or topic. This book on CD is also fully searchable.
Included are numerous deaths which often include extended family information. More than 1100 families are mentioned in these notices. Many list detailed family information covering several generations. These are only some of the surnames included: (Numerous additional families are included in the second section listed above) To view a sample of the biographical information from this book, click here Abbott * Adams * Adkins * Aker * Albricht * Alders * Alderson * Alexander * Allen * Aller * Allison * Almond * Alvis * Anders * Anderson * Andrews * Armstrong * Arnold * Ashby * Asher * Atchison * Babcock * Baber * Bailey * Baker * Baldwin * Ballard * Bane * Banister * Barbee * Barnard * Barnes * Barton * Basye * Baughman * Baxter * Beall * Bean * Beaumont * Beckley * Beckum * Beery * Bell * Beller * Bellis * Belt * Bemis * Benner * Benning * Bernard * Berry * Bingley * Birch * Bishop * Black * Blakley * Bland * Blankenship * Blanton * Bledsoe * Bond * Bone * Bonifant * Bonnell * Bons * Bosch * Bowen * Bowers * Bowlin * Bowman * Bowring * Boyd * Boydston * Brady * Branch * Brasfield * Brashear * Breckenridge * Breckinridge * Breen * Brenner * Bright * Brightwell * Brill * Brink * Broadhurst * Brock * Brown * Browning * Bruce * Brunts * Bruton * Bryant * Buchanan * Bueneman * Bullock * Burckhartt * Burge * Burgess * Burnes * Burnett * Burruss * Busey * Butler * Butts * Byram * Bywaters * Cain * Callahan * Callicotte * Calvert * Campbell * Cannon * Carbaugh * Carmody * Carpenter * Carson * Cartwright * Cary * Cecil * Chance * Chesnut * Childs * Chinn * Chreech * Christy * Clardy * Clark * Clarke * Clay * Clement * Clements * Clough * Coakley * Cochran * Cockrell * Cockriel * Cockrill * Coffey * Cole * Coleman * Colley * Collier * Collins * Colman * Conant * Conn * Connaway * Conner * Cook * Coons * Cooper * Coots * Copeland * Corbin * Couch * Cox * Crabb * Crain * Crobarger * Crosky * Crosswhite * Crutchfield * Cumberford * Daniel * Darnall * Davidson * Davis * Dawson * De Bard * De Berry * Dean * Dearing * Deets * Deister * Deitz * Demoss * Devlin * Dick * Dickason * Diester * Dillingham * Doke * Doniphan * Dooley * Doppler * Dorriss * Doss * Dougherty * Downey * Downing * Doyle * Drais * Drennon * Dulin * Dunagan * Dunbar * Duncan * Dunlap * Dunn * Durham * Durkes * Dye * Dyer * Eastborn * Eckert * Edwards * Eldridge * Elgin * Ellet * Elley * Ellifrit * Ellinger * Ellington * Ellis * Elmore * Endicott * Englehardt * Eskridge * Esmond * Estes * Evans * Fackler * Farley * Farmer * Farra * Faubion * Faulconer * Feagan * Ferber * Ferrel * Field * Fightmaster * Fisher * Flannery * Fleming * Fleshman * Foley * Forbis * Ford * Foster * Fouts * Fox * Francis * Frazier * Freeland * Fry * Fulcher * Fulton * Gabbert * Gaines * Galbraith * Galloway * Gardiner * Garges * Garvin * Gaylord * George * Georgen * Gharky * Gibson * Gilbert * Gladden * Goodlander * Goodyear * Gordon * Gore * Grant * Graves * Gray * Green * Gregg * Gustin * Guthrie * Gwin * Hackett * Hale * Hall * Hamilton * Hamm * Hancock * Handley * Hansford * Hardesty * Hardwicke * Harrington * Harris * Harsha * Hartley * Hartman * Hassengager * Hatfield * Hatton * Hawkins * Hayes * Heath * 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Stark * Steele * Steinweden * Stewart * Stigers * Stone * Story * Studdard * Sturgiss * Sullivan * Summers * Surrat * Sutton * Swain * Swaney * Swope * Sydener * Tate * Tatman * Tays * Tebbs * Teegarden * Termier * Thatcher * Thomas * Thompson * Thorn * Thornhill * Thornton * Thorp * Threlkeld * Throckmorton * Timberlake * Tinder * Todd * Tribble * Triplett * Tucker * Tuder * Tudor * Turner * Tyson * Unmessig * Ussary * Vallandingham * Valliant * Vaughn * Veach * Veatch * Venemen * Venrick * Vermillion * Vineyard * Vories * Wade * Waggener * Wagle * Waldron * Walker * Wallace * Waller * Wallingford * Walruff * Walters * Warner * Webb * Webber * Weber * Welch * Weldon * Wells * West * Westerfield * Wheeler * White * Whiteley * Whitlock * Whitton * Wilhite * Wilhoite * Wilkerson * Wilkinson * Williams * Willis * Wills * Wilson * Winburn * Winchell * Wingo * Winn * Winston * Winter * Winzer * Wood * Woodland * Woods * Woodson * Woodward * Worth * Wright * Yates * Yocom * Yocum * Young * Zabrisky * Zachery * Zarn * Zonne *
Platte County, Missouri is located in the West Central portion of Missouri and is bordered by the following counties: Clay County, Missouri * Clinton County, Missouri * Buchanan County, Missouri * Atchison County, Kansas * and Wyandotte County, Kansas. (click on highlighted county names for a complete description)
Each of the four 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 all four sections described above is only $9.95 plus shipping, or only $6.95 as a digital download. A large amount of history and genealogy information for very little cost! A truly fascinating view of Platte County, Missouri from its first settlement to 1897.
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