Missouri Digital Heritage

Polk County Library Newspaper Microfilm Archives

Bolivar Courier: May 31, 1856 - May 1861 (scattered issues)

Bolivar Free Press: June 4, 1868 - Dec. 26, 1968

Bolivar Herald: Jan. 1, 1903 - Dec. 28, 1967

Bolivar Herald-Free Press: Jan. 2, 1969 - July 30, 2010

Fair Play Advocate/Rambler: Feb. 7, 1919 - April 4, 1968

Hermitage Index (Hickory County): July 24, 1885 - Dec. 22, 1887 and Nov. 23, 1898 - Mar. 19, 1903

Humansville Star-Leader: Jan 3, 1913 - June 26, 2009

Polk County News: June 24, 1914 - Dec. 3, 1914

Morrisville Journal: Jan. 12, 1912 - Dec. 25, 1913

Missouri Census Records

1830 (Roll 72): Lincoln, Marion, Chariton, Washington, Crawford, Cole, Franklin, Jefferson, Gasconade, Montgomery, Pike, St. Charles, St. Louis, St. Genevieve, Perry, St. Francois, Cape Girardeau.
1830 (Roll 73): Scott, New Madrid, Wayne, Callaway, Boone, Howard, Cooper, Saline, Lafayette, Clay, Jackson, Randolph, Madison, Ralls, Ray.
1830 (Roll 220): Audrain, Barry, Benton, Boone, Buchanan.
1830 (Roll 223): Crawford, Davies, Franklin, Gasconade, Greene.
1840 (Roll 228): Perry, Pettis, Pike, Platte, Polk.
1840 (Roll 229): Pulaski, Ralls, Randolph, Ray, Ripley, Rives.
1850 (Roll 392): Bates, Benton, Boone.
1850 (Roll 395): Carroll, Cass, Cedar, Chariton.
1850 (Roll 400): Greene, Grundy, Harrison
1850 (Roll 401): Henry, Hickory, Holt, Howard.
1850 (Roll 411): Polk, Pulaski, Putnam, Ralls, Randolph
1860 (Roll 607): Barton, Bates, Benton.
1860 (Roll 613): Cedar, Chariton, Christian.
1860 (Roll 617): Dade, Dallas, Daviess
1860 (Roll 621): Greene, Grundy.
1860 (Roll 623): Hickory, Holt, Howard.
1860 (No #): Polk, Pulaski, Putnam.
1860 (Roll 644): St. Charles, St. Clair
1870 (Roll 757): Barry, Barton
1870 (Roll 758): Bates
1870 (Roll 759): Benton, Bollinger
1870 (Roll 768): Cedar, Chariton
1870 (Roll 773): Dade, Dallas, Daviess
1870 (Roll 777): Greene, Grundy
1870 (Roll 779): Hickory, Holt
1870 (No #): Polk
1870 (Roll 807): St. Clair, St. Genevieve, St. Francoise
1880 (Roll 690): Henry (part), Hickory, Holt, Howard (part)
1880 (Roll 674): Bates (part), Benton, Bollinger, Buchanan (part).
1880 (Roll 673): Barry (part), Barton, Bates (part).
1880 (Roll 680): Cass (part), Cedar, Chariton
1880 (Roll 683): Cooper (part), Crawford, Dade (part).
1880 (Roll 684): Dade (part), Dallas, Daviess
1880 (Roll 687): Gasconade (part), Gentry, Greene
1880 (Roll 688): Greene (part), Grundy, Harrison (part)
1880 (No #): Platte, Polk, Pulaski (part)
1880 (Roll 714): St. Charles, St. Clair, St. Francois (part).
1900 (No #): Polk, Putnam.
1900 (Roll 781): Franklin (part), Gentry, Gasconade, Greene (part).
1900 (Roll 838): Barry, Barton.
1900 (Roll 839): Bates, Benton, Bollinger (part).
1900 (Roll 847): Cedar (part), Chariton (part).
1900 (Roll 851): Crawford, Dade, Dallas (part).
1900 (Roll 852): Dallas (part), DeKalb, Daviess.
1900 (Roll 855): Gasconade, Gentry, Greene (part).
1900 (Roll 856): Greene (part).
1900 (No #): Henry, Hickory, Holt.
1900 (Roll 886): St. Charles, St. Clair, St. Genevieve
1910 (Roll 767): Audrain, Barry, Barton (part).
1910 (Roll 768): Barton (part), Bates, Cedar.
1910 (Roll 769): Benton, Bollinger, Butler.
1910 (Roll 777): Clark (part), Cole, Clinton, Dade (part).
1910 (Roll 778): Dade (part), Crawford, Dallas, Harrison.
1910 (Roll 779): Daviess, Dent, DeKalb, Hickory.
1910 (Roll 782): Greene (part).
1910 (Roll 798): Marion, Polk.
1910 (Roll 801): Pettis (part), Morgan, St. Clair (part).
1910 (Roll 802): St. Clair (part), New Madrid, Newton.
1920 (Roll 902): Adair, Andrew, Barton.
1920 (Roll 903): Atchison, Benton, Audrain, Barry (part).
1920 (Roll 905): Bates, Bollinger, Crawford.
1920 (No #): Cape Girardeau, Carroll, Cedar, Dallas.
1920 (Roll 914): Cole, Cooper, Greene (part).
1920 (Roll 915): Greene (part).
1920 (No #): Dade, DeKalb, Greene, Grundy.
1920 (No #): Henry, Hickory, Jasper.
1920 (No #): Phelps, Pike, Ray, Scotland.
1920 (No #): Pettis, Polk, Schuyler.
1920 (Roll 943): Putnam, Washington, Ralls, St. Clair.
1930 (Roll 1175): Atchison, Barry, Barton.
1930 (Roll 1176): Bates, Benton, Bollinger, Boone (part).
1930 (Roll 1182): Cedar, Chariton, Christian, Clark.
1930 (Roll 1185): Dade, Dent, Dallas, Daviess (part).
1930 (Roll 1188): Gentry, Greene (part).
1930 (Roll 1189): Greene (part), Holt.
1930 (Roll 1190): Grundy, Hickory, Harrison.
1930 (Roll 1218): Pettis (part), Pike, Polk (part).
1930 (Roll 1219): Polk (part), Pulaski, Putnam, Ralls.
1930 (Roll 1221): Ripley, St. Clair, St. Charles.

Marriage Records

Polk County Marriage Records: 1874 - 1890.
Polk County Marriage Records: 1890 - 1897.
Polk County Marriage Records: 1897 - 1906.
Polk County Marriage Records: 1906 - 1916.

Union Veterans and Widows of Union Veterans of the Civil War

1890 (Roll 29): Audrain, Boonoe, Callaway, Camden, Cole, Crawford, Dent, Franklin, Gasconade, Lincoln, Maries, Miller, Montgomery, Osage, Phelps, Pike, Pulaski, Warren.

1890 (Roll 32): Barton, Bates, Benton, Cass, Cedar, Lafayette, Moniteau, Morgan, Pettis, St. Clair, Saline, Vernon.

1890 (Roll 27): Jefferson, St. Charles, St. Louis; Certain Federal, State, Local, and Private Insitutions

1890 (Roll 28): Bollinger, Butler, Cape Girardeau, Carter, Dunklin, Iron, Madison, Mississippi, New Madrid, Oregon, Pemiscot, Reynolds, Ripley, St. Francois, St. Genevieve, Scott, Shannon, Stoddard,
Washington, Wayne.

1890 (Roll 30): Barry, Christian, Dade, Dallas, Douglas, Greene, Howell, Jasper, Laclede, Lawrence, McDonald, Newton, Ozark, Polk, Stone, Taney, Texas, Webster, Wright.

1890 (Roll 31): Adair, Chariton, Clark, Howard, Knox, Lewis, Linn, Macon, Marion, Monroe, Putnam, Ralls, Randolph, Schuyler, Scotland, Shelby, Sullivan.

1890 (Roll 33): Andrew, Atchison, Caldwell, Carroll, Clinton, Grundy, Harrison, Holt, Livingston, Mercer, Nodaway, Ray, Worth.

Additional Information

Polk County Genealogical Society, Inc.
120 E. Jackson P.O. Box 632
Bolivar, Missouri 65613
Phone: (417) 777-2820
Monday through Friday: 10 AM to 2 PM by appointment
Susan Sparks, President: (417) 770-1989
Leta Gass, Archivist: (417) 326-6497
Visit Us: www.pcgsmo.com

Polk County Northward Museum
201 W. Locust, Bolivar, MO. 65613
(417) 326-6850

Missouri Digital Heritage Home Page
http://www.sos.mo.gov/mdh/

Missouri Digital Heritage Death Certificate Database
(Images available from 1910-1960 as well as links to additional resources.)
http://www.sos.mo.gov/archives/resources/deathcertificates/

Missouri Death Records and Indexes
http://www.deathindexes.com/missouri/index.html