Polk County, Missouri History and Genealogy
197 pages of Polk County, Missouri history and genealogy including 132 biographies plus 38 Polk County, Missouri communities on 5 different maps
An informative and historical overview of Polk County, Missouri including three separate sections on one CD which include 6 historical maps (1851, 1902, 1904, 1913, 1920's and 1929); plus the full 1889 Goodspeed's History of Polk County, Missouri book. An important resource for the study and research of Polk County, Missouri history and genealogy.
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This fascinating and detailed CD contains ALL of the following material in three separate sections, ALL on one CD:
Section One of three, all on one CD: Maps of Polk County, Missouri
A. A rare 1851 map that shows the area of Polk County just sixteen years after Polk County was formed.
B. A map of 1902 Polk County showing the locations of 24 different settlements including all of the following: Aldrich * Bolivar * Brighton * Cliquot * Dunnegan * Fairplay * Goodnight * Goodson * Graydon Springs * Gulf * Halfway * Humansville * Ingalls * Morrisville * Pleasanthope * Polk * Rondo * Sentinel Prairie * Shadygrove * Slagle * Sohofield * Sunset * Tremont * Wishart *
C. A map of 1904 Polk County showing the locations of 37 different settlements including all of the following: Adonis * Aldrich * Bolivar * Brighton * Burns * Cliquot * Dewey * Dunnegan * Eudora * Fairplay * Flemington * Gold * Goodnight * Goodson * Graydon Springs * Gresham * Halfway * Humansville * Huron * Ingalls * Karlin * Mission * Mohawk * Morrisville * Nox * Pleasanthope * Polk * Rex * Rimby * Rondo * Schofield * Sentinel * Slagle * Sunset * Van * Violet * Wishart * The 1904 map of Polk County can be viewed here: Polk County, Missouri 1904 Map
D. A map of 1913 Polk County showing the locations of 38 different settlements including all of the following: Aldrich * Bolivar * Brighton * Burns * Cliquot * Dewey * Dunnegan * Erie * Eudora * Eudora Springs * Fair Play * Flemington * Gold * Goodnight * Goodson * Graydon Springs * Gresham * Half Way * Humansville * Huron * Ingals * Karlin * Mission * Mohawk * Morrisville * Nox * Pleasant Hope * Polk * Rex * Rimby * Rondo * Schofield * Sentinel * Shady Grove * Slagle * Sunset * Van * Wishart *
E. A map from the 1920's which includes details of where various tourist sites and service stations were located.
F. 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 three, all on one CD: Polk County,
Missouri in 1913
Section Three of three, all on one CD: The complete 1889
History of Polk County, Missouri by Goodspeed.
Here is just some of the information included:
Included is a total of 132 Polk County family biographies (valuable for
genealogy) including each of the following
surnames: (to view a sample biography, click here)
Polk County is located in the Southwestern portion of the Missouri Ozarks and is surrounded by the following counties: Cedar County, Missouri * St. Clair County, Missouri * Hickory County, Missouri * Dallas County, Missouri * Greene County, Missouri * and Dade County, Missouri (click on highlighted county names for a complete description)
Each of the three 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 all three 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 Polk County, Missouri from its first settlement to 1889.
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