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August 2017
State News Site: Missouri Patents Granted, July 2, 1903



January 2018
News-Accidents & Tragedies: Charles Turner struck by lightening while planting corn
News-Birth Announcements: James Osenbaugh
News-Crimes: Robbery spree in 1880 in Kirksville, names mentioned: Brenneman, Lantz, Wilcher, Q.M.& P. depot, S.F. Furrow grocery, Halliday Bros.Richter's grocery
News-Visiting & Gossip: Rev. Carothers; Lewis Walters; John Wilkes; Rich; W.H.H. Marine
News-Fires Train Wrecks & Calamities: Baylor Building set on fire; Freight train derails near Novinger; Mr. Gooch's boarding house catches fire; Judge M.G Clem's barn struck by lightening and burned
News-Death Notices: Sophia Hewitt
News-Community-Geo. R. Brewington; history of old cottonwood tree in Col. Hardin's yard
News-Marriages- Fairchilds-Anderson
News-Weather: 1880 cyclone Mr. and Mrs. Horton's house and barn blown away, Mrs. Horton badly injured, Wm. Crows house destroyed and Wm. Porters place hit
Census- Enumerators for 1880

January 2018
County Records: Final Settlements: Nathaniel H. Simpson
News-Accidents: Mr. Berryhills daughter; Mr. E.E. Williams; Mr. and Mrs. Mack
News-Births: Schuster
News-Crimes: Elisha Culp
News-Moving in and Out: J.M. Shepard, Mr. Davis; Dr. W.A. Lockett
News-Marriage Announcements: Shoemaker-Page

November 2017:
News-Crimes: Fisher
News-Business: Mr. Morris
News-Community: Mr. Caldwell, Capt. Majors and Capt. Whitaker, Mrs. Manela
News-Visiting- Mr. Bales
All of the above transcribed by Robin Line

March 16 2017
News-Crime-W.P. Price
News-Social- Mr. and Mrs. Purviance
News-Business-G.E. Schmidt

January 2018
News-Visiting: Mr. Miles Stickler; Albert Traup
News-Community- John Rundle kills eighty snakes

March 16, 2017
News-Murders and Crimes- Robert Angel
Obituaries- James Harris Masters
Marriages- Brown-Athen

Jan. 2017
Adamson Family Reunion

December 2016
Obits: Henry Sager

January 2018
History-Audrain Movers [article about an 1899 wagon train]
News- Marriage Announcements: Murphy-Page; Faddie-Sims, Gillland-Schrall
News-Crimes: Thos. Hocker

March 16, 2017
Obituaries-Dorothy McGee
News-Sicklist- J.A. Glandon
News-Birth Announcements: Mayhew, Mohn
News-Crimes: Kelly, Clark, Robinson and Pitts

November 2016
Families: Family Branches: Surnames mentioned: Armistead, Bybee, Brown, Bradley, Blue, Byrnes, Bowen, Beatty and Barnett

January 2018
News-Marriages: Hall-Green
News-Social/Club News: Mrs. Whitlatch
News-Sicklist-Geo. Mulkey's baby
News-Visiting: Banks, Chastain, Haddock

March 16, 2017
Marriages- Marriage License Issued: Elmore & Hall; Granger&Boyd; Journey&Weatherly; Lantz&Bass; Mahurin&Patton; Rittenhouse&Sanders; Riddle&Dwyer; Schafnitt&Cornelison; Wallace&Arnold
News-Fires, Accidents and Tragedies: Dave McCubin
News-Sicklist: Charles Keith

December 2016
History: Early Settlers of Barry County, Transcribed by GT Transcription Team, Robin Line

November 2016
Newspaper/Anniversaries and Birthdays: Mrs. Lucinda Kennedy 103
Newspaper/Accidents: Orbie Brown kicked by horse and dies; Walter Baker looses eye in hunting accident
Obituaries: Carolyn L. Hall Loudermilk, submitted by Anna M. Scroggins, thank you Anna!

January 2018
News-Divorce/Separation Announcements: Worthington, Gray
News-Miscellaneous: Mr. Wilcox is missing
News-Crimes: Wills
County Records-Final Settlements-B.L. Mathews

March 2017
Names mentioned: Ashworth and Epple

November 2016
Newspapers/Crimes: C.T. Myers
Newspapers/Miscellaneous: Miss Allyn Bridges;William Holbein
January, 2018
News-Accidents & Tragedies: Wm Spains son bitten by rattlesnake; R.H. Johnson; Mr. Steele loses second child to diptheria
News-Sicklist: Dr. Renick; Mr. Crumly
News-Crimes: Walter Hobbs
Marriage Announcements- Strab-Sage; Ray-Randall; Williams - Buck

March 16, 2017
News-Visiting and Gossip-Mrs. O.L. Ogg
News-Sicklist- Mrs. Jim Speers
News-Comings and Goings- Henry Beaman; John T. Smith
News-Accidents and Tragedies- Walter Murphey; Mr. Webb
News-Birth Announcements- Postmaster Calahan

November 2016
News-Sicklist: Cook family, Mrs. Bard, H.P. Callahan
News-Gossip and Visiting: Peter Crooks, Mr. and Mrs. Alfred Jackson
Marriages: Zinn-Oldham
January 2018
County Records- Probate-Final Settlements: Jonathan Lamb; Henry A. Willis
News-Marriages: Browder-Heddleston
News-Gossip and Visiting: Mrs. J.H. Duffendack
News-Military: Cole Camp Fight 1861

March 16, 2017
News-Visiting and Gossip- Mrs. Echkoff and H. Mein; Will Bohling; Mrs. Raymond Percival
News-Fires, Accidents and Calamities- J.W.Thorp

December 2016
Obit: Elijah Powell, by GT Transcription Team, Vicki Bryan
Obit: Mary Elizabeth Newland by GT Transcription Team Vicki Bryan

November 2016
News-Moving In and Out: W.S. Davis family
News-Political- Mr. Barrett.
January 2018
News-Births: Welch
News-Death Notices: Stepp; Wilkerson
News-Sicklist: G.M. Headley
News-Accidents, Tragedies & Calamities: Thomas Cooper's dog goes mad; Cato child
News-Marriages- Cook-Long

March 16, 2017
News-Court- Names mentioned; Theodore Adams; Henry Bair; Payne Horn; Roy Rose; Tom Statler; Henry Berry, Jr.; John Winters; Will Cook; Hosey Seabaugh; David Hart; Ed Seabaugh

November 2016
News-Visiting and Gossip: Miss Fanny Bean; Mr and Mrs. Bedwell; Alex Dunlap; Kirby Smith
News-Community: Messrs. Robert Hatcher, L.T. Kinder, E.O. Sander and C.A. Dunlap
News- Parties, Anniversaries, Reunions: Miss Lucy Bee Burks; Mrs. G. C. Lessley
January 2018
Schools: Former Students(a short news article about some of the former students)
News: Sicklist: Mrs. J. Arlington Grant; Mr. Eli White; Mr. Seldom Lyons
News-Visiting: Mrs. Bart Akers
News-Social: Mrs. Brashers has Whist party

March 16, 2017
News-Anniversaries, Reunions and Parties: John Woods Harris family holds reunion.
Obits: Flora Loudenback

Melody Beery
** Host**
2017 4th Quarter
Deaths-Misc.: Judge Hartwig, transcribed by Robin Line; Irvin Fish, transcribed by Robin Line
News-Accidents, Tragedies: Livestock  Exchange building burns; Matt Graham
News-Anniversaries-Reunions-Parties: Mr. and Mrs. A. Furst; Mendelssohn Concert;
News-Crimes: Kelly and Fitzgerald
News-Marriages: Giesler-Baum; Marriages performed by Judge Saltzman for 1881: Thomas-Turner; Randall-Decker; Leber-Dusey; Sanderson-Grape; Zegert-Hutzle; Fowler-Cole; Couch-Marjauer; Schaeffer-Troy; Brown-GoodloeJeck-Gaats; Peters-Leonard; Hass-Lindekugel;HensLey-Leidy; Jesson-Olson; Harris-Arnold; Neidhart-Voerg; Stewart-Cunningham; Cook-Jones; Biery-Reutinger; Parker-Scott; Criteser-Kelly; Tilley-Austin; Reiehart-Eno; Wallace-Robert; Slatey-Pock; Rody-Ricky; Zeiser-Mapier; Montgomery-Ament; Yaeger-Steffens; Miller-Johnson
January 2018
News-Visiting and Gossip: Septer Quinn
News-Crimes-Bud Jackson

March 16, 2017
News-Visiting and Gossip- Mrs. J.H. Clifton
News-Crimes: Charles Smith

December 2016
Obit: Stephen O. Howell, by GT Transcription Team, Vicki Bryan
April 2017
Obits: Joseph Orr; Katherine Hatfield

February 2017
Obituaries: E.Dixon; George C. Wilson
News: Comings and Goings: J.F. Cox
April 2017
Biographies: Amanda Ann Oldham Shepherd
Obits: John W. Rosson

Feb. 2017:
Obits: Bettie Nevins; Thomas Boyd
Marriages: Williams-Bevens
April 2017
Crimes: General Farmer acquitted;
Harry Hogan kills wife and her family

Feb. 2017
News-Crimes: James Pritchett; James Deberry
Obits: Washington Lykins
Cape Girardeau
August 2017
Families: Ebrect-Herzinger Family Sketch by Catherine Johanna Doretta Herzinger, submitted by: Roger Haye

April 2017
News-Military- Randall Mattingly killed in France
Death Notices- Mary Morton

Feb. 2017
John T. Block, transcribed by GT Team Member Kim Mohler

December 2016
Obits-Christine Walters
April 2017
News-Visiting: C.J. Hunt
News-Accidents and Tragedies: Herman Remert

March 2017
News-General: Virgil Davenport
April 2017
News-Weather: Tornado in Carter County
Obituaries- Lewis Massie

Feb. 2017
News: Peter Renfro captured
Military: 1890 Veterans Schedule for Jackson township
April 2017
News-General: William Simmons almost wins corn contest; Mr. Cummings;
Harry Findley;
News-Crimes-Bates Soper arrested for triple murde

December 2016
Births- Births and Still births 1883-1903, transcribed by GT Transcription Team
Obits-Nancy J. Cook, by GT Transcription Team
April 2017
News-Visiting: Mrs. E.G. Laing; John Hartley
Obits- W.P. Connaway

Feb. 2017
News-Miscellaneous: L.C. Clemons
April 2017
News-Visiting and Gossip: H. B. Richardson
Obituaries-W.R. Patterson

December 2016
Death Records: Chariton Deaths 1877 & 1878, transcribed by GT Transcription Team
Newspaper- Anniversaries and Reunions: Old Settlers of Chariton Reunion, transcribed by Genealogy Trails Transcription Team
April 2017
Obituaries-Alice Luttrell
News-Sicklist- Williams Family

January 2017
News-Court: Bald Knobbers to be tried
News-Court: Mrs. Emma Malloy
November 2017
News-Crimes: Missing Woman Appears, transcribed by Robin Line

July 2017
Obituaries: Mary E. [James] Martin; Miss Gertrude Trump

November 2016
Families: Corbin family, submitted by Suzanne Bond
November 2017
Obituaries: Elaine Budke and Francis Budke, submitted by Maurene Richard Miller

July 2017
Births-Dr. Mrs. Bailer
News- Anniversaries, Reunions and Parties: Miss Mazie Woodson gives birthday party; Miss Nannie Isaacs
News-Sicklist: Mrs. Tillie King; Mr. Guy Marshall
News-Visiting: Mrs Pearl Smith; Mrs. Mattie Cole; Mrs. Georgia Montgomery
News-Weather: 1898 October snowstorm
Deaths- Announcements: Mrs. Martha Todd

January 2017
Death-Miscellaneous Notices: Mrs.Hannah Bronaugh
News-Visiting: Mrs. Jos Case
December 2017
News-General- Smallest boy in the U.S. is Auby Park, transcribed by Heather Holly

July 2017
News-Marriages: Kestor-Camery
News-Visiting: John J. McAnaw; Harry V. Shirts; F.S. Peck
News-Comings and Goings: Mr. and Mrs. James Estes

January 2017
Obituaries: Robert Duff
Newspaper-Accidents: Evans brothers
News-Death Notices- Claibe Thompson
News-Visiting- Judge Kelly
July 2017
News-Accidents: Christ. Roth loses valuable mare in freak accident; Harry Weatherby dislocates arm
News-Crimes: Hugh Gorham and Oscar Patterson go to jail for robbery
Obits-Charles Cohagen

July 2017
News-Crimes: Ed Nolan convicted
Transcribed by Robin Line

April 2017
News: Crimes- Vaughan, Ryan and Raymond, submitted by GTTT member Robin Line
January 2017
Births: Bredeman, Fisher, Grieselhammer, Opel and Ware
September 2017
Cemeteries: Cumberland Presbyterian Church Cemetery Records; Transcribed by G.T. Trails Transcription Team

July 2017
Obits: Esther Wilson
News-Visiting: Geo. W. Conner
Marriages: Hall-Machette

January 2017
News-Comings and Goings: Collins and Fray
News-Gossip and Visiting: Mrs. Lewis Castleman
News-Death Notices: Miss America Slack


Dave McCormick


March 2016
Several Obits added

Sept 2015
Several Bios added

1940 Census

July 2017
Mrs. Charlotte Brown
Mrs. Mariah L. King

May 2017
Obituaries: James Mitchell, submitted by Lisa Mitchell/Valdez

Feb. 2017
News-Gossip and Visiting: Mrs. Matilda Graves
News-Comings and Goings: Elwood Rush
News-Anniversaries and Reunions: Jones Reunion
July 2017
News-Weather: Mr. Stumps house damaged
News-Visiting: E.A. Johnson

November 2016
1860 Mortality Schedules sorted by township
October 2017
History-Outlaws: Trial of Frank James for Winston Robbery, transcribed by Robin Line

September 2017:
News-Accidents and Tragedies: Mrs. Allen and Mrs. Johnson
News-Crime: Frank James Trial

July 2017
News-Gossip and Visiting: Falk, Hyatt, Harrah and Blackwell
News-Marriage: Ham and Griffith; Shiley and Ham; Palmer and Keown
News-Accidents and Tragedies: Little McCrary girl drowns; John S. Smith's house destroyed by fire
News-Sicklist: Ade Handy

March 2017
News-Marriage Announcements- Williams-Lee, contributed by Peggy Thompson

January 2017
News-Crimes: Hugh Y. Tarwater
Obits- George Melvern Gooch; Rev. Robert L. Lotz
July 2017
News-Visiting: Marion Burke
News-Marriages: Schmitz-Reinhart
News-Deaths: Mrs. Harmon
News-Miscellaneous: Colonel Stoner

December 2016
Obits: Cornelia Ann Shaw by GT Transcription Team

November 2016
Families: Joseph Hahn Dalton/Dolton Family Page created
Obituary: Joseph Hahn Dalton/Dolton Submitted by Lou Dolton
Newspaper/Miscellaneous: W.J. Crain
Military: Gold Star Boys
1850 Census now online.  Many Thanks to Vicki Bryan for her work on this project!!
1860 Mortality Schedules
December 2018
News-Crimes -George Counts; John Wilson; Ben Shook; Claiborne Skaggs; Thomas Johnson
News-Accidents and Tragedies: Dan Cliffords boys; turkey hunters's tragedy
News-Fires-Train Wrecks & Calamities: Dent County Courthouse burns
News-Miscellaneous: Immigrants; The trials and tribulations of Jack Blank

December 2016
Obits: Mrs. Elizabeth Ashbrook, Transcribed by G.T. Transcription Team
November 2016
Census: 1860 Mortality Schedules
October 2017
News-Births: Mr. and Mrs. Corbit; McGuire
News-Visiting and Gossip: Daniels, Green and Jones, Ledbetter Smith, Grace Gulley
News-Accidents and Tragedies: Mrs. Bob Walker
News-Comings and Goings: Julles Jones; Will Gaston

Feb. 2017
Mr. and Mrs. Winton Jefferson;
Mrs. F.A. Jones;
Mrs. J.S. Cude
October 2017
News-Gossip and Visiting: Pool and Kline; Liggon and Haggard.
News-Marriage Announcements: Ruff-Haggard
News-Crime: Ben King

Feb. 2017
Obituary: Alfred Bennett Beard
News-Gossip and Visiting: James H. Barrett
October 2017
News-Sicklist: James Halligan
News-Death Notices: Adah Benetto; Seraphine Duember; Mrs. Lucy Mason
News-Crimes: Charles Goodrich shoots Levi L. Dunlap
News-Marriages: Seaton-Phillips; Booth-Chiles

Feb. 2017
Obituary: William Moore; Mrs. Jake Levy
October 2017
Obits and Death Notices: Sinkel child;
News-Accidents and Tragedies: Mrs. Lauer burned to death
News-Sicklist: Henry Koch's children have diptheria; Grandpa Stukenbraker
News-Births: Sauer; Miller
News-Marriages: Jones-Melton

April 2017
Obituaries and Death Notices: Mr. William Remiert, transcribed by Robin Line

December 2016:
Census, 1828 Tax List, Transcribed by GT Transcription Team, many thanks to Vicki Bryan
Oct. 2017
News-Sicklist: Joe Wrights baby; Mrs. John Morris; Frank Shaw's daughter
News-Births: Jenes; Rounder
News-Gossip and Visiting: Rosa Burton; Ira Horney; Eva Rockwell
News-Community: W.E. Kellogg
News-Accidents and Tragedies: John Rouner

July 2017
Births: James Rounder has a son
Obits and Death Notices: Death Notice for Cecil Sprague;  David Hall; Sarah Bentley
News: Accidents and Tragedies: William Lock, James Campbell
Marriages: Williams-Bulla; Williams-Campbell

June 2017
Obituary-Bessie Williams

November 2016
1860 Mortality Schedules
October 2017
News-Accidents and Tragedies: Building occupied by Mr. Cornealius and Mr. Leake burns; Mr. Hays and Mr. Cowan injured in runaway; Jim Fry
News-Anniversaries, Reunions and Parties: John O. Jones gives oyster supper; Mr. Claypool gives oyster supper; Mr. Ragains gives New Years  party
News-Around Town:  Bascom, Eipton, Lockwood and Willis
News-Births: Mr. and Mrs. Travis Hicks; Mr. and Mrs Wayne Edwards; Mr. and Mrs. Wm Fisher
News-Sicklist: Grandma Herren; Bessie Towe; Anderson Moore; Hugh Scroggins; John Mahoney
News-Burial and Death Notice: Homer Hurst;
Marriages: Demuth

December 2016
Obits: David C. Young, transcribed by Judy Mayfield
October 2017
News-Accidents and Tragedies: Henry Ward
News-Court- Mary Butler; Henry Kennedy
News-Sicklist- William Dunlap; Munn baby
News-Anniversaries and Reunions- Mr. and Mrs. Hubbell 15th Anniversary
Marriage Announcements- Range-Murray

July 2017
Deaths: John A. Crawford, submitted by Robin Line

November 2016
Marriages: Grundy County Marriages 1841 to 1864, transcribed by: Nancy Overlander
Melody Beery
4th Quarter Updates
Schools- Mt. Moriah, class of 1944
Notables: Babe Adams article
Obituaries: Samuel Glaze
Marriages: McLain-LaFollett
News-Sicklist: Orval Drury
News-Accidents and Tragedies: J.L. Ragan and Mrs. Cliff Mossburg

October 2017
News-Visiting and Gossip: Mrs. Stevenson, Mrs. Remmeth; Mrs. C.C. Maupin
News-Comings and Goings: Mrs. Ellen Vaughn; S.E. Roberts; Mrs. Millie Kirkpatrick
News-Marriage Announcements: Bigger-Johnson
News-Births: Mrs. Frank Thompson
News-Accidents and Tragedies: McIntyre and Grinstead's Livery barn burns

Feb. 2017
News-Accidents and Tragedies: Art King and Daniel Johnson
News-Comings and Goings: J.W. Hutson
News-Anniversaries and Reunions: Mr. and Mrs. David Erwin
October 2017:
News-Anniversaries, Reunions and Parties: Fred Rose
News-Moving In & Out-Dr. Z.L.Slavens; Mrs. Charles Bowen
News-Sicklist: Mrs. Naffziger; Mrs. Dr. Gentry; Jesse Whitaker
News-Accidents and Tragedies: John Wilson; John Colsten; Jas. A. Pine's house burns
News-Crimes: Eli Rothrock robbed

December 10, 2016
Wills- Wills Record Book "A"
Wills-Probate Records-Letters Granted
transcribed by GT Transcription Team
October 2017
News-Crimes: Grooms and Paterson escape jail; Tom Myers; Galaspie robbed
News-Marriage Announcements: Krackenburgh-Croger; Keiffer-Johnson; Pearce-Kunkel; Tilson-Hammons; Wilson-Cotton
Obituaries: James Pollock

April 2017
Biographies: Amanda A. Oldham Shepherd

Decmember 2016
Obits- Elias Baker and Henry Baker by GT Transcription Team
Marriages: 1846-1852 transcribed by Genealogy Trails Transcription
December 2017
Marriages- Tally-Coleman
Deaths-George Duncan
History- List of Letters, 1865
News-Military: Joshua Finley; A.E. Randall; Boggs
News-Miscellaneous: Thomas A. English

December 2017
Deaths: James Weeks committs suicide

November 2016
Bio- Hon. W.A. Thompson, transcribed by G.T. Transcription Team
Feb. 2017
Obituaries: George Clinton Bowers
News-Miscellaneous Community: W.E. Overton
News-Comings and Goings: Mrs. and Mrs. Albert Orahood and William Barnes

February 2017
Obituaries: Mary Lucy Rice Mills submitted by Doug Ehler
December 2017
News-Accidents & Tragedies: Clarence Hunter, transcribed and submitted by Robin Line

November 2017
Newspaper Deaths: Frank Mokabee
News-Weather: Hurricane of 1844
Transcribed by Robin Line

September 2017
History-Daughters of Old Westport

July 2017
Obituaries- K.B. Armour, E.J. Hemmillion
transcribed and submitted by Robin Line

June 2017
News-Crimes, Linton and McGarnett robbed
Williams and Ward in Jail.
Both articles transcribed and submitted by Robin Line
November 2017
Obituaries: Sarah U. Willard, GT Trans Team

April, 2017
News, Crimes: John D. McCullis, Transcribed by Robin Line GTTT
Obituaries: Michael J. Langevin, submitted by Jody Eden Spencer

December 2016
Families- Thomas Spencer, submitted by Charles Thomas

Obits: Mrs. Sarah L. Norris, transcribed by G.T. Transcription Team
Obits: William Henry Mansfield, Hugh Taylor McPhee and Fred Schell, contributed by Rick Evans.
Feb. 2017
News-Looking for you: Henry and Mary Adams
News-Crimes: Mrs. Annie Hunning
June 2017
Newspaper-Crimes: Davidson hanged, transcribed and submitted by Robin Line

December 2016
Obits- Eliza A. Baker, by GT Transcription Team

December 2016
Obits: Frances M. Smith by GT Transcription team, Vicki Bryan
Obits: Patsey Lowery and Mrs. Mary Dalton by GT Transcription Team, Vicki Bryan

December 2018
Marriages- Mills-Wiley
News-Crimes- McAuliffe-Thralls; Iver Allen
News-Business: Messrs John Bowen & Bro; D.E. Hand; Jesse Sherwood; Mr. Hoover; E.E. Chase; Messrs Hablutzel & Frank Knofier; F.M. Woodward; Henry Shultz
News-Comings & Goings: Dan'l Hoye; Samuel S. Buling
News-Accidents & Tragedies: John H. Eubanks
News-Miscellaneous: Wm. Bryant; Road Supervisors; Benjamin Nichols
History: County Officials; Edina Union Sabbath School Officers; Edina Masons Officers

December 2016
Census: 1850 Census Index listing heads of household


Feb. 2017
Marriages: News-Marriage Announcements-Wolfe-Bowman
News-Military: Confederate troops near Springfield
News-Comings and Goings: Charles Roberts
News-Visiting and Gossip: Mrs. Jim Clauson
April 2017
Judge W.T. Woods wife found dead

January 2017
Miscellaneous: German names in Lafayette County, transcribed by GT Transcription team

December 2016
County Records-List of Letters left at Post Office, 1844
by GT Transcription Team Member

November 2016
Bios-Dr. George William Harrison, Transcribed by GT Transcription Team
News-Weather: Cyclone strikes Waverly, Transcribed by Robin Line, GT Transcription Team Member
November 2017
County Records- Earliest Deeds, transcribed by GT Transcription Team

ber 2016:
Newspapers: Anniversaries, Reunions and Parties: Old Settler Reunion of 1883

Names mentioned: John Allen, Boughman, Lee and William Callison, Colley and Bart murder Dr. Fisk, Poland and Morris, G.W. Webb
Feb. 2017
Obits: Mary Ann South; Josephine Jobe;
News-Accidents and Calamities- William Harvey Skates
News-Comings and Goings: Lona Beers
News-Visiting-Mr. and Mrs. R.L.Wright
News-Politics-James J. Lindley
Feb. 2017
Obituaries- Thomas J. Fletcher
News-Crimes- Jim Woolfolk
News-Accidents and Tragedies: Mr. M.T. Britton; Foster Mudd
News-Community- M. Sedlacek; William D. Noel and Charles Williams
Feb. 2017
Marriages: Pratt-Chichester
Deaths:  John Tomlinson; Cupp child; Theodore Hooper
News-Miscellaneous: Mr. and Mrs. A.D. Carter
December 2017
News-Marriages: Johns-Jones; Milby-Prior; Casler-Reeves
News-Deaths: Miller infant; Green infant
News-Court- Hannah Jeffrey
News-Accidents,Tragedies & Fires: G.G. Browns livery stable burns; John E. Schooler, Mrs. John Seaman
News-Comings and Goings: H.H. Spence, Esq.; John T. Selby, Esq.;  Bob Samuel
News-Community: Blue Mound Sunday School; Gravesville

December 2017
News-Sicklist: Mrs. Asper; J.H. Ellis; Thos. Anderson;
News-Accidents and Tragedies: E.S. Campbell; Frank Campbell; Edward Jackson
News-Crimes: Ed Ott

December 2016
Livingston County Marriages 1863-1880 by GT Transcription Team
Livingston County Marriages, transcribed by GT Transcription Team, Vicki Bryan
Feb. 2017
Obituaries/Death Notices: Mrs. Thursa Jane Gildstrap; Romey Epperson; Frank Schweikhaus' Ellen Chitwood
News-Crimes: Oliver Seeley
Marriages: License issued: Schmidt-Guffey; Rogers-Sutton; Perkins-Decker; Turner-Sears; Davis-Johnson
Frances Cooley
November 2017
Deaths and Obituaries
Miss Carrie Bess


News and Tidbits

Fire Sunday Morning

A "Revival"
Road Boss Pay
Perry Baber

Madison County Courts

Circuit Court
Circuit Court Cases
Wiesner VS Meyers Brothers and Company

December 2017
News-Comings and Goings: Hoeller
Obits-Mrs. Perry Reedy; Judge Joseph Mosby

December 2016
Obit: Mrs. Augusta Bowles, by GT Transcription Team, Vicki Bryan
December 2017
News-Military: Execution of "Confederate Citizens of Marion County"
News-Visiting- Col. James Nickell; A.A. Aylor

December 2016
Obits: John Fletcher, transcribed by GT Transcription TeamObits: Mary Ann Sosey, by GT Transcription Team Vicki Bryan
December 2017
Obituaries: Mrs. Sarah J. Stephens
News -Odds and Ends: H. Fearing;  Town Fire

December 2017
Obituaries: Mary Daugherty; Francis Houtaling
News-Gossip and Visiting: Mr. and Mrs. Jeff Davis; James Cottier and Bell Callaway; J.M. Deos
News-Weather: Tornado of June 1917
News-Courts: Martha J. Deshler

December 2017
News-Sicklist: Milburn Scott
News-Accidents & Tragedies: Mr. Prock's house burns; Mrs. Wyricks house burns; Dr. McGee's house nearly burned
News-Death Notices: Mrs. Eliza Woods, Mary M. Arnold; Ella Brown
News-Marriage Announcements- Harrison-Atkin

Feb. 2017
News-Accidents and Tragedies: Alex Williamson
News-Sicklist: Ben Bear; Mrs. Lee Cox
News-Miscellaneous: Charles Clark; Miss Lucy Freeman
News-Death Notices: John Evans; Infant of Sam'l and Caldonia Lawson; William Bilyue
December 2017
News-Crimes: Walt Strother
News-Death Notices: Capt. Jack Moore
News-Fires: John Howlett's barn burns
News- Estate Notices: James Faris
News-Gossip and Visiting: Henry Baker catches 178 pound catfish
Marriages- Martin-Benyon; Codrey-Vaughn; Sayers-Tucker; Keightley-Griffith; Conlon-Johnson

December 2016
Obits: Samuel A. Norrid by GT Transcription Team
December 2017
News-Sicklist: J.B. Wolfe
News-Visiting & Gossip: C.R. Wolfe
News-Crimes: Murrell and Koots
News-Accidents- Dodd Renshaw, Capt. Thos J. Hart; Wm Scott

November 2017
Obituaries: Juanita Marie Stewart, submitted by Maurene Richard Miller

Feb. 2017
Obituaries: Henry Hickox
News-Probate/Estates: Jacob Wainscott
News-Miscellaneous: Thos. J. Simpson
January 2018
Obituaries- John H. Morehead, transcribed by R. Line

December 2017
News-Births: F.W. Meyer; Charles Evans; John Dirigo
News-Comings and Goings: Harvey Graves
News-Accidents and Tragedies: Gordon Crank
Marriages: Blackwood-Foreman

Feb. 2017
Marriages: Warren-Hagar
News-Comings and Goings: Mr. and Mrs. Emmet Robey
News-Visiting: Mr. and Mrs. Jasper Henderson and Mr. and Mrs. Roy Meriweather
News-Accidents and Tragedies: Miss Lillian Davis
December 2017
News-Birth: Mr. and Mrs. Windsor
News-Marriages: Windsor-McCuin
News-Social and Club: Mrs. W.W. Worley
News-Sicklist: Ed Bolton, Lint Mudd
News-Accidents and Tragedies: Polly Wagoner

Feb. 2017
Obits/Death Notice: Milton S. Roley and Mr. and Mrs. Thomas Rosser
Marriages: Hellyer-Shadwell
December 2017
Obits and Death Notices: James Cooksey; Thomas Houser
News-Marriages: Judge Neville and Annie Rutherford
News-Visiting & Gossip: Mrs. John Brokmeyer

November 2016
Obits: Miss Bertha Heinaman, submitted by Maurene Richard Miller
New Madrid
November 2017
News-Crimes- Application made for protection against "Ku-Klux"; Smith Trial
News-Visiting: Priddy, Terry, Blanton

Feb. 2017
News-Military: Confederate advancement to New Madrid
News-Community: Miss Dale Zeller
News-Crime: Brown and Meyer
News-Coming and Goings-Mrs. Mollie Higgerson

November 2017
County Records- Circuit Court Proceedings, names mentioned: Grimes, Britton, Dowdy, Lewis and Newdiger
News-Accidents: Mr. Wilson; Mrs. James Benton
News-Visiting: Roberts and Jones

April 2017
Obituaries: Allie Joan Long, submitted by Jody Eden Spencer

December 2016
History: Early Attorneys of Southwest Missouri, transcribed by GT Transcription Team member.

November 2016
Corda Lankford,
Minnie Lankford,
Julia Lankford,
Michael Queen,
Ronald Eads,
Bonnie Hough
Gilbert A. Woodward.
All submitted by Jody Eden Spencer

November 2017:
News-Visiting & Gossip: Gottlieb Keunster; Stingley, Crane; J.B. Brown
News- Accidents & Tragedies: Mr. Cornell
News-Marriages: Sigle-Frances
News-Comings and Goings: Mr. Olwell; Dr. L.G. Matthews; Squire Rogers
News-Sick List: Mr. Swain; Jerry Smith
Births- McMillian; Thummel

September 2017
Obits- Pressley Colwell

 Feb. 2017
Obits-J.S. Snodgrass, John W. Stout
News-Comings and goings- Mr. Wilson

Gene Phillips
October 2017
      Alton.City Cemetery Updated
 Bailey Cemetery Updated
         Cotton Creek Cemetery Updated
      Dills Cemetery Updated
    New Salem Cemetery Updated
     Norman Cemetery Updated
     Shiloh Cemetery Updated
      Shiloh Grand Gulf Cemetery Updated

July 25, 2017
  Graham, Corrin Obituary added

April 2017
     Baker, Hazel Lola Mills Obituary added
      Deaton, Angela Dawn Obituary added
     Decker, Amon T. J. Obituary added
     Decker, Reva Elaine Norman Obituary added
    Forester, Mildred Lucille Obituary added
     Grooms, Cecil Loyd Obituary added
     Grooms, Hazel Marie Clark Obituary added
      Grooms, Dolly Obituary added
     Grooms, Bertha Sandridge Obituary added
    Norman, Dave Welch Obituary added  
   Reeves, Josephine Reeves Obituary added

November 2017
History-Early Settlers
News-Crime: Mr. Pointer
Obituaries: Lieut. Easton Burchard

June 2017
News-Crimes- Emil David killed Frank Henderson

December 2016
Obit: Creed Burnett, by GT Transcription Team, Vicki Bryan
November 2017
News-Weather: Winter of 1886, submtted by KT

November 2017
News-Crimes: Risley jailed for killing Wright; John Flynn robbed
News-Community: Walter Pleas
News- Visiting: Mat Morrison and son Billie

January 2017:
News-Comings and Goings: Miss Mildred Palmer
News-Miscellaneous: Allen Massengill
News-Community: County Seat land
News-Military, wagon train of immigrants from Ozark County
November 2017
News-Weather: 1909 Earthquake
News-Births: Mr. and Mrs. Groves
News-Community: Bridges, Ravenstein
News-Visiting: Beasley, Popham, Stearns, Williams
News-Marriages: McDaniel-Powless
News-Sicklist: Ora Lynch; Leonard Sprinkle

November 2016
Obituaries: Zachariah T. Hopkins,submitted by Kandi Lard
Census: 1860 Mortality Schedules
November 2017
News-Crime: County Treasurer Fahrley's Safe robbed, Helselger, Burgess, Simpson and Clayton
News-Accidents and Tragedies: John Westfall kills himself; Simon Drury Rhyne

January 2017
Births: Mrs. Phegley has 16th child
Deaths: Meisel Quadruplets
News-Comings and Goings: Rev. A. Lohmann
**Host-Jamie Jones**

September 2017
added G’ Obituaries, 57 Greer Family Obituaries added, 6 George Family Obituaries added, working on Glass Family Obituaries
August 2017
- Darwin Nelson Bartlett, submitted by Jamie Jones, Marjorie Rumsey Bartlett (Campbell), submitted by Jamie Jones, (Rumsey Family Obituaries added, 3 generations), ‘
November 2017
News-Gossip and Visiting: Mrs. Davey, Mrs. Hiemberger, Mrs. Smith; Prof. D.W. Boxley; Miss Libbie Fort; Mr. Albert Williams
News-Sicklist: Mrs Paulsell's son
News-Anniversaries, Reunions and Parties: Social Club Ball
News-Birth Announcements: E.J. Morris

January 2017
Newspaper-Marriage Announcements: Brinegar-Jones
Newspaper-Crimes: Wycoff
Newspaper-Comings and Goings: Rev. H.A. Young
Newspaper-General: J.M. Burson

November 2017
News-Marriages: Clark-Lewellen; Porter-Dorsey
News-Deaths: James Nevil; Francis Merriwether
Court-Final Settlement Notices: Warren Swain; Josiah Wells

December 2016
Obit: Miller A. Madison; J.H. Swansey

September 2017
Obituaries: Silas Hindman; Susan Calver
News-Court: Bauchman found not guilty; Johnson discharged on assault charges
News-Accidents and Tragedies: Daniel Linn's cows killed by train

March 2017
Biographies: Joseph S. Holland, by GT Transcription Team
September 2017:
Obituaries: I.N. Morrow
News- Marriages: Payne-Armstrong
News-Accidents: J.J. Hall

January 2017
Newspaper - Marriage Notices: Hull-Linke, Thanks to Robin Line, GT Transcription team member

November 2016
Obits: Gertrude Freda Newell
September 2017
Obituaries: Cora Underwood; Mary Trower
News-Sick List:  Mrs. V.B. Hill; Mrs. Laughlin; Dr. Howlett
News-Anniversaries, Reunions and Parties: The Colleys give a party for the young folks; Parkers give a pop corn social
News-Visiting: Mrs. Black returns from visit with sons.
News-Comings and Goings: John Byerly

January 2017
News-Visiting and Gossip: Dr. S.P. Hickman
News-Comings and Goings: U.S. Kimes
News-Crimes: Jenks Starling
September 2017
Obituaries: Mrs. John Voorhees
News-Miscellaneous: Geo. Burrows; Mrs. W.P. Allen

June 2017
News-Accidents and Tragedies- Richard Owens killed

January 2017:
Newspaper-Miscellaneous: John Hurley
Obits: George W. Noble
September 2017
News-Sicklist: Julia Hagan; Mrs. Grant Crandall; Ed Hayden has measles; J.H. Warren
Obits: Nellie Irene Woods; Robert Sleight
News-Visiting: Mrs. Gex; Mrs. James McClellan; Mrs. M.B. Carson
Marriages- Ely-Harris

January 2017
Obituaries- James B. Jackson and Augusta Weakley
September 2017:
News-Crime: Mr. Miller wins lawsuit; Hinto and Mikiel Feud
County Records-Deeds: Johnson Wright leaves his farm to God

January 2017
News-Gossip and Visiting: Mrs. W.L. Johnson and Miss. Mildred Hardin
Marriage Announcements: Sims-Fort and Baker-Neely
News-Crimes: Charles Kidwell and Victor Roberts
News-Accidents-Tragedies: John Yowell
Lisa Smalley
July , 2017
Biographies added:Elias Hightower, Silas C. Robinson, David W. Kell, William G. Harwood,John P. Finley

November 2016
Obituaries added
Mrs. Lucelia Woodward
James A. Moore
September 2017
News-Marriage Announcements: Burhans-Botkins
News-Crimes: Charles Denison
News-Miscellaneous: Arend Arends Will

January 2017
Crime: County Treasurer's office robbed
Newspaper-Military News- County reimbursed for damage done to Court house from war
Obituaries: Mrs. Annie Hershir
September 2017
News: Community: C.S. Choinski; Pearce & Lee Mercantile and Cate & Malugen Blacksmith shop get new sidewalks;
News-Birth Announcements: Rev. E.E. Burton and wife
News-Comings and Goings: J. W. Presson; Erma Kilgore move to Ft. Smith Arkansas and Conductor Pope Elkins buys Presson property

December 2016
Census- 1840 Federal Census Index, Transcribed by Genealogy Trails Transcription Team member Vicki Bryan
News-Visiting: Surnames mentioned: Halcomb, Hecht, Holland, Shemwell and Wright
News-Marriages- McGee-Minetree; Vise- Potter
News-Sicklist-Mrs. John B. Paul
Schools- 1917 Eighth Grade Graduates
Newspaper-Deaths: Patsy Allen
Rives *Extinct Saline
September 2017:
News-Marriages: Price-Jackson
News-Visiting: Mrs. Durrett and sons; Robert Fisher and wife
Obituaries: Julian Alexander;

March 2017
Newspaper: Court News-George B. Crockett
Newspaper: Marriage Announcements- Flynn-Kirby
September 2017
Probate Records:
James H. Ford
Martin Sallee

March 2017
Newspaper Gleanings-Reunions-Oglesby Family Reunion
Newspaper Gleanings-Marriage Announcements- Martin-Martin
July 2017
News- Community: David Cline
News-Visiting: Fred D. Smith
News-Accidents- Jip Courtney; W.A. Franklin Family
Marriages- License Issued: John Dooley and Elizabeth Noman; Benjaman Summers and Laura M. Jones; Charles W. Holmes and Ida V. Wise; J. M. Floyd and Jessie Herring
Births-Misc- Mr. and Mrs. C.P. Browning

March 2017
News-Visiting & Gossip-Martha Little and T.S. Slocum and family
News-Church News-Rev. Williams
News-Sicklist-J.T. Aylword
July 2017
News-Comings and Goings: Will Keesee
News-Sicklist: Mrs. J. A. Hawkins; Frank Seyer
Obits- Augusta Hilleman

November 2016
Obituaries: Mrs. Uler Ivy Vines, William Thomas Vines and Mayme Ellen Wilburn, all submitted by Anna Shelton
July 2017
News-Miscellaneous: Eric Palmer wins $50.00 cash prize; L. J. Tompkins
News-Gossip and Visiting: Margaret and Catherine Smith; Dr. Baltz
Obituaries- Mrs. Elizabeth Rucker

March 2017
News-Miscellaneous- George W. Howard and L.N. Searcy
July 2017
Obits-Death Notices: Mrs. R.L. Cooper; James G. Glenn
News-Gossip and Visiting: Joseph Chick
Marriages: Burke-Boehm

December 2016
Obits: Susan Sigler by GT Transcription Team

November 2016:
Obits/Death Notices: Russell Yancey killed by Discharge of his own gun, submitted by Gene Phillips

St. Charles
July 2017:
News-Visiting- Prof. Kammeyer; Mrs. R.B. Lewis; Anna Lewis
News-Accidents and Tragedies: $75,000.00 fire destroys most of businesses in Wentzville
Obits/Deaths: Dr. A.F. Brown

December 2016
Obits: Sarah L. Sherman by GT Transcription Team

St. Clair
July 2017
News-Visiting and Gossip- Mr. and Mrs. W.T. Gootlob
News-Comings and Goings- Martin Families
News-Community: Judges Neville and Pedan

March 2017
News-Community: Mr. and Mrs. G.W. Quick
News-Deaths: Mrs. Dooly
News-Comings and Goings-Miss Lee Clardy
News-Visiting and Gossiping-Mrs. Augusta Graham
St. Francois
December 2017
Marriages: Ratley-Newberry; Vineyard-Robedeaux; Allen-Smith; Vandergriff-Wampler; Pope-Hunt
News-Anniversaries: Thomas Harvey Haile
News-Comings and Goings: Mrs. Pettit; J.E. Smith; Mrs. Catherine Herod; Mr. and Mrs. E.T. Thomas and Miss Ferrel
News-Community: C.P. Wilkson; Prof.A.W. Lawson; Anderson Counts
News-Social/Club: Monday Club meets
Deaths: Babel; Mrs. A.K. Harris

November 2017
Obituaries: Loshia Adeline Adams, submitted by KT

June 2017
News-Accidents and Tragedies: J.C. Alexander & Son Creamery burns
News-Sicklist- Miss Irene Radle; Mrs. John Mackley
News-Community- Messrs. W.S. Pratt and Geo. Hough
News-Visiting: J.W. Boswell, H.E. Shaw, Mrs. Frank Kinner, Mr. Geo Kidd; Mr. S.J. Hensley
News-Anniversaries, Reunions and Parties- Mr. and Mrs. R.S. Kahn
Obituaries- Grover Young; Dr. A.J. Prosser
St. Genevieve
July 2017
Obituaries: Williamson Child
Obituaries/Death Notices
Zeno LaRose

March 2017
News-Accidents and Tragedies: John Klein
News-Visiting: Miss Lena Boyer; Miss Edith Jenni; Mr. and Mrs. Francis Rozier; Mrs. Jack Ryan
News-Community: Mrs. P.J. Brown
News-Parties,Reunions: Mr. and Mrs. Vincent Valleroy
News-Comings and Goings: Mr. and Mrs. Henry Vogt
St. Louis
January 2018
News-Crimes: Taylor and Tesmer murdered, submitted by Heather Holly

December 2017
News-Native American News-Sebastian Black, transcribed by Heather Holly
News-Accidents and Tragedies: Jack Dougherty and Earl Kohlhauff, transcribed by  Heather Holly

November 2017
News-Fires: Doris Mansion burns
News-Accidents and Tragedies: James J. Butler, James Leary
Transcribed by Robin Line

August 2017
News-Miscellaneous: "Women invade Men's Sphere", article about women factory inspectors, submitted by Robin Line

July 2017
News-Accidents and Tragedies- Frenchman dies from Hydrophobia, transcribed by Robin Line
Obituaries- John Suydam

May 18, 2017
News-Hangings and Murders: Alice Princle, contributed by Robin Line
News-Crimes: Col. Beatty, contributed by Robin Line

April 2017
Obituaries: Anton Lake's daughter
News-Crimes: Gregoire Aubuchon, transcribed by Robin Line, GTTT

March 15, 2017
News-Busines-Albert Enright and W.J. Bryan, submitted by Peggy Thompson

March 2017
News-Military: Lt. Col. James H. Howard
News-Crimes: Bill Jones and William Scott, submitted by Nancy Piper
News-Crimes: Mr. Fitch, submitted by Nancy Piper
Obits- G.T.M. Davis, submitted by Nancy Piper
July 2017
News-Military News-Civil War- Dispatches from Aug. 2, 1862, Aug. 30, 1862 and Feb. 6, 1863
News-Visiting and Gossip- Ernest Cole
Obituary: Dr. John Ashley

March 2017
News-Fires, Accidents and Tragedies: D.C. Bollinger and Mrs. Walter Williams
Obits-Mrs. Nall
July 2017
Hiram Dummit;
Andrew Jackson Razor

March 15, 2017
Obit- Nellie Blanch Atwood, contributed by Kyle Condon

March 2017
News-Visiting-J.F. Taylor; Robert Bryant
News-Crimes-Chas. Cook
June 2017
Marriage Announcements-Ttraley-Rankin

March 2017
Obits-Mrs. Melvina Murphy
June 2017
News-Sicklist- Grandpa Bedford; W.N. Southard; Howard White; Clarie McGillis
News-Visiting- N.D. Wallace; N.W. Southard; Enon Chaney; Mrs. Hattie Biles
News-Births- Mr. and Mrs. Hicks

December 2016
Obit: Samuel Watkins Anderson by GT Transcription Team, Vicki Bryan
August 2017
News-Sick List: Hoffarth; Cowley; Franklin; Akeman; Dayton
News-Community- Thomas Dunsmore; Minne Baney and Isabell Vandiver; Mary Depue;
All of the above submitted by Robin Line

June 2017
News-Military-Civil War- Supply wagons attacked
News-Community- Willis Goddard

May 2017
Obituaries: A.R. Cavaness and Mary Ann Cavaness, submitted by Karen (Cavaness) Nelson, great grandaughter of A.R. and Mary Ann Cavaness

Nov. 2016:
Military: Vietnam War Casualties
Obituaries: Eulissa Jane Long, submitted by Linda Berney
Census: 1860 Mortality Schedules
Van Buren *Extinct* Vernon
June 2017
News-Visiting- Mr. and Mrs. Nichols; Lesley Martin
Obituaries-O.P. Ebbs

November 2016
Census: 1860 Mortality Schedule
June 2017
Obituaries- B. Frank Martin; James Bryan

December 2016
obits: Mrs. Martha Pritchett by GT Transcription Team
June 2017
News-Visiting- Rebecca Casey; Linn Relfe
Marriage Announcements: Block-Kohn; Harris-Wilkinson; Hollinsworth-Parkin
Obituaries- Asa Roberts

November 2016
1850 Census Index
December 2017
News-Miscellaneous- Sheridan Powers

June 2017
News-Civil War- Capt. Richard Collins
News-Comings and Goings- Minor Deal

March 2017
News-Comings and Goings- Geo. Austin Family
News-Military-CW- Greenville Mo. threatened by guerillas
June 2017
News-Comings and Goings: S.M. Cawthra
Court-Probate- Rachel B. Galbreath

December 2016
Obits: Mrs. Nancy Pryor
June 2017
News-Miscellaneous: Mrs. Corrine Chicken
News-Comings and Goings: Chas. Killingsworth
News-Visting and Gossip: Wilbur Wilhite
Obituaries and Death Notices: M.R. Hopewell

January 2017
Marriages: Bolon-Cummings; Tilton-Elliott
News-Comings and Goings: Judge Lingenfelter
News-Gossip and Visiting: Mr. Shoebert, Matilda Fox, Mrs. Levi Campbell

June 2017
News-Visiting: Harry Mooney; Mrs. B. Otto; W.B. Stone and wife
News-Sicklist: A.E. Brown's little daughter; Mrs. High Hight; Brentlinger
News-Accidents and Tragedies: Roy Moody

November 2016
1860 Mortality Schedules


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