Shelby County, Missouri History, Genealogy, and Maps
558 pages of Shelby County, Missouri history and genealogy including 375 family biographies plus 7 different maps featuring 24 Shelby County, Missouri communities plus the 1902 Plat Map Book of Shelby County
An informative and historical overview of Shelby County, Missouri including three separate sections on one CD which include 9 historical maps (1851, 1862, 1899, 1902, 1904, 1911, 1913, 1920's and 1929) showing the locations of 24 settlements; plus the 1884 National Historical Company History of Shelby County, Missouri book including 375 biographies; plus the 1902 Plat Map Book of Shelby County. An important resource for the study and research of Shelby 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 three separate sections, ALL on one CD:
Section One of three,
all on one CD: Maps of Shelby County, Missouri
A. A rare 1851 map that shows the area of Shelby County, Missouri just sixteen years after Shelby County was formed. Locations shown: Greenfield * Middle Grove * Oakdale * Shelbyville *
B. A map of 1862 (during the Civil War) Shelby County, Missouri showing the the locations of five settlements: Clarence * Greenville * Shelbina * Shelbyville *
C. A map of 1899 Shelby County, Missouri showing the locations of 19 different settlements including all of the following: Bethel * Burksville * Cherry Box * Clarence * Elgin * Emden * Enterprise * Epworth * Hager's Grove * Hunnewell * Kendall * Kirby * Lakenan * Lentner * Leonard * Maud * Oak Dale (Oakdale) * Shelbina * Shelbyville *
D. A map of 1902 Shelby County, Missouri showing the locations of 16 different settlements including all of the following: Bethel * Cherrybox (Cherry Box) * Clarence * Elgin * Emden * Enterprise * Epworth * Hagers Grove * Hunnewell * Lakenan * Lentner * Leonard * Maud * Oakdale * Shelbina * Shelbyville *
E. A map of 1904 Shelby County, Missouri showing the locations of 20 different settlements including all of the following: Bethel * Burksville * Cherrybox (Cherry Box) * Clarence * Elgin * Emden * Enterprise * Epworth * Hagers Grove * Hunnewell * Kendall * Kirby * Lakenan * Lentner * Leonard * Maud * Oakdale * Shelbina * Shelbyville * Sigsbee * The 1904 map of Shelby County can be viewed here: Shelby County, Missouri 1904 Map
F. A map of 1911 Shelby County, Missouri showing the locations of 20 different settlements including all of the following: Bethel * Burksville * Cherrybox (Cherry Box) * Clarence * Elgin * Emden * Enterprise * Epworth * Hagers Grove * Hunnewell * Kendall * Kirby * Lakenan * Lentner * Leonard * Maud * Oakdale * Shelbina * Shelbyville * Sigsbee *
G. A map of 1913 Shelby County, Missouri showing the locations of 21 different settlements including all of the following: Bethel * Burksville * Cherry Box * Clarence * Elgin * Emden * Enterprise * Epworth * Hagers Grove * Hunnewell * Kendall * Kirby * Lakenan * Lentner * Leonard * Maud * Oakdale * Shelbina * Shelbyville * Sigsbee * Walkerville *
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 three,
all on one CD: The 1902 Plat Map Book of Shelby County, Missouri
Section Two of three,
all on one CD: The complete 1884 History of Shelby County, Missouri by
National Historical Company
Here is just some of the information included:
The Pottawatomie War
Building the Shelby County Court House
The First Roads in Shelby County
The Mormon War
The Iowa War
The First Shelby County Jail
Shelby County in The Mexican War
The California Gold Fever
Events of 1861
Legislature of 1861
After Fort Sumpter
First Federal Troops
The Fight at Shelbina, Missouri
Events of 1862
Organization of the Missouri State Militia
Col. Joseph C. Porterís Raid
Events of 1863 to 1864
Bill Andersonís Raid
The Centralia Massacre
The End of the Civil War
Grand Army of the Republic
Bethel * Cherry Box * Clarence * Hagerís Grove * Hunnewell * Lakenan * Lentnerís Station * Leonard (Millersburg) * Shelbina * Shelbyville *
Bethel Township * Black Creek Township * Clay Township * Jackson Township * Jefferson Township * Salt River Township * Taylor Township * Tiger Fork Township *
Included is a total of 375 Shelby 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 Alpaugh * Babb * Bair * Baker * Barr * Barton * Bates * Bauer * Baynum * Bean * Beck * Berolzheimer * Bethards * Bishop * Blackburn * Blackford * Blakey * Bodine * Boettcher * Bonta * Bower * Bowling * Boyce * Bragg * Branham * Brant * Brewer * Brison * Brown * Burckhardt * Butner * Byars * Byrum * Carlisle * Carmichael * Carothers * Carter * Casler * Chamberlain * Chambers * Chandler * Chenvront * Chick * Chinn * Christian * Christine * Claggett * Clark * Cleary * Cleek * Coard * Cochran * Cochrane * Collier * Colvert * Combs * Cooley * Cooper * Copenhauer * Cotton * Cox * Crain * Cross * Crow * Culver * Curry * Dale * Dare * Davis * De Haven * Dean * Dessert * Dimmitt * Dines * Dobbin * Dobyns * Doctor * Dodd * Dougherty * Douglass * Downing * Doyle * Duncan * Dunn * Durrett * Dussair * Eaton * Edelen * Edmonson * Edwards * Ellis * Ennis * Eskridge * Evans * Fields * Finney * Flack * Fletcher * Forman * Fox * Frederick * Freeman * Gadd * Gaines * Gardner * Gay * Gentry * Gerard * Gilchrist * Giles * Gillaspy * Gillis * Glahn * Glenn * Gooch * Goodwin * Gosney * Gough * Gould * Graham * Greenfield * Griffith * Gwynn * Hale * Hancock * Hanger * Hanly * Hardy * Harris * Harrison * Hawkins * Hayward * Herron * Hewitt * Hill * Hilton * Holliday * Holmes * Hopkins * Horn * Hornback * Hoselton * Houghland * Hughes * Hunolt * Huston * Jacobs * Jenks * Jewett * Jones * Joyner * Keith * Keller * Kennerly * Kincheloe * King * Kirkwood * Lair * Langenbach * Larrick * Lasley * Leffel * Lewis * Lister * Livingston * Long * Lowman * Lydick * Magoon * Magruder * Mahaffey * Manuel * Marmaduke * Martin * Mason * Maupin * Mayes * McAfee * McClellan * McCready * McCully * McElroy * McKee * McKethen * McMaster * McMurray * McMurtry * Meadows * Meglasson * Melson * Mercer * Merrin * Messick * Miles * Miller * Minter * Mitchell * Moore * Moremen * Morgan * Morris * Muldrow * Myers * Nesbit * Orr * Oviatt * Palmer * Parker * Parsons * Patton * Peoples * Pepper * Perry * Pickett * Pollard * Pope * Porter * Powell * Priest * Ralph * Randall * Rawlings * Reed * Reid * Reynolds * Rider * Ridge * Ridings * Robison * Robuck * Rodgers * Roswell * Roy * Ruckman * Ruth * Rutledge * Rutter * Sanders * Scearce * Schilling * Sedelmeier * Settle * Shackelford * Shale * Shanks * Sheetz * Shouse * Sigler * Singleton * Smith * Smoot * Sparks * Stalcup * Stribling * Strickler * Stuart * Swinney * Talbott * Taylor * Terrill * Thompson * Timbrook * Tingle * Townsend * Towson * Turner * Utz * Van Vacter * Vandiver * Wailes * Wainright * Ward * Warren * Watkins * Weatherby * Welch * West * Whitby * Whittenburg * Williams * Wilson * Winetroub * Withers * Wood * Worland * Wright * Yost * Ziegler *
Shelby County is located in north east Missouri and bordered by: Macon County, Missouri * Monroe County, Missouri * Marion County, Missouri * Lewis County, Missouri * and Knox 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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