State Research Guide: Missouri
5/1/2007
Let us show you the way to Show Me State ancestors.

From the Ozarks on its southern border to St. Louis' gleaming Gateway Arch, Missouri has been the Promised Land for some and a pit stop on the way west for others. Whether your ancestors raised live stock and crops, fought in the Civil War or piloted steamboats on the Big Muddy, the Show Me State has some impressive resources for your genealogical search. Tops among them are the offerings at the Missouri State Archives <sos.mo.gov/archives/resources/resources.asp> (including a number of online databases mentioned herein). Read on - we'll show you those and more Show Me State genealogy resources.

Exploring the past