Genealogy Resources

Heritage Quest

Heritage Quest Online provides free access to genealogical resources including U.S. and Canadian historical censuses, Freedman’s records, and U.S. Indian census rolls.

The Missouri Bureau of Vital Records provides a central registry for all Missouri births, deaths, marriages, and divorces. Certificates may be requested through the office, though there may be fees involved.

Missouri Digital Heritage provides free access to more than 9 million historical records kept by the Missouri State Historical Society, State Library, State Archives, and other agencies.