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Jefferson County, Missouri History and Genealogy
More than 225 pages of Jefferson County, Missouri history and genealogy including 224 family biographies plus more than 45 Jefferson County, Missouri communities on 6 different maps
An informative and historical overview of Jefferson County, Missouri including three separate books on one CD which include 6 historical maps (1851, 1902, 1904, 1913, 1920's and 1929), plus the full Jefferson County section from the book: Goodspeed's History of Jefferson County, Missouri originally published in 1888. An important resource for the study and research of Jefferson County, Missouri 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 Jefferson County, Missouri
Included here are the East Central region of Missouri sections of 6 different historical maps:
A. A rare 1851 map that shows the area of Jefferson County just 33 years after Jefferson County was formed.
B. A map of 1902 Jefferson County showing the locations of 29 different settlements including all of the following: Antonia * Bushberg * Cedarhill * Crystal City * Danby * Desoto * Festus * Frumet * Genevieve * Grubville * Hematite * Herculaneum * Hillsboro * Horine Station * House Springs * Kimmswick * Maxville * Morse Mill * Oermann * Pevely * Plattin * Regina * Riverside * Silica * Sulpher Springs Landing * Valles Mines * Victoria * Vineland * Wickes *
C. A map of 1904 Jefferson County showing the locations of 44 different settlements including all of the following: Antonia * Beck * Belews Creek * Bushberg * Byrnesville * Cedarhill * Crystal City * Danby * Desoto * Dittmer * Festus * Fletcher * Flucom * Frumet * Goldman * Grubville * Hematite * Herculaneum * Highridge * Hillsboro * Horine Station * House Springs * Jarvis * Kimmswick * Knorpp * Local * Maxville * Morse Mill * Murphy * Oermann * Plattin * Pevely * Regina * Riverside * Rockcreek * Rush Tower * Scheve * Seckman * Silica * Sulphur Springs Landing * Valles Mines * Victoria * Vineland * Ware * The 1904 map of Jefferson County can be viewed here: Jefferson County Missouri 1904 Map
D. A map of 1913 Jefferson County showing the locations of 46 settlements including all of the following (also shown are the locations of numerous schools and churches): Antonia * Belews Creek * Byrnesville * Cedarhill * Corenck * Crystal City * Danby * Demaree * De Soto * Dittmers Store * Festus * Fletcher * Flucom * Frumet * Goldman * Grubville * Hanover * Hematite * Herculaneum * Highridge * Hillsboro * Horine * House Springs * Jarvis *Kimmswick * Knorpp * Ludwig * Maxville * Montesano Springs * Morse Mill * Murphy * Oermann * Pevely * Plattin * Regina * Rockcreek * Rush Tower * Scheve * Seckman * Silica * Sulpher Springs Landing * Valles Mines * Victoria * Vineland * Ware * Windsor Harbor *
E. A map from the 1920's which includes details of where various tourist sites and service stations were located.
F. 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: Jefferson County, Missouri in 1913Included here are six pages concerning Jefferson County from the 1913 edition of The Missouri Red Book and contains about every imaginable statistic you could want for this time period. Some of the facts contained are the number of farms and their acreages, number of cows, horses, mules, pigs, sheep, goats, poultry, colonies of bees, how many farms had mortgages and how many were free of debt, the amount of butter produced, the number of bushels of apples, peaches, pears, etc. harvested, the number of quarts of blackberries harvested, the number of schools and teachers, plus hundreds of other detailed statistics. A wealth of information!
Section Three of three, all on one CD: The complete 1888 Goodspeed's History of Jefferson County, Missouri.This detailed (226 pages in all) book has an incredible amount of historical and genealogical information about Jefferson County, Missouri from its earliest settlement up to 1888. This is an exact photo replica of all the pages pertaining to Jefferson County, Missouri including all of the historical and family biographical information.
Here is just some of the information included:
Included is a biographical section with 224 Jefferson County family biographies (valuable for genealogy) for each of the following surnames (some family surnames have multiple biographies): To view a sample family biography, click here Ackerson * Adams * Alderson * Arnold * Ashcraft * Aubuchon * Bage * Bailey * Ball * Becker * Bement * Bergmeyer * Blackwell * Bissell * Blank * Boemler * Bonacker * Bowen * Boyce * Boyne * Brackmann * Bradford * Brady * Brent * Bridell * Brierton * Brooker * Burgess * Bush * Butler * Buxton * Byrd * Byrne * Campbell * Cape * Charles * Clark * Clarke * Cole * Colman * Connolly * Cosby * Coxwell * Crahan * Crawford * Crull * Cunningham * Donnell * Dougherty * Douglas * Douglass * Dover * Duffy * Eisenhauer * Elders * Elkins * Elliott * England * Eshbaugh * Euler * Faina * Farrar * Feste * Fink * Fletcher * Foster * Frech * Frost * Gamel * Garrison * Goff * Green * Greene * Guibor * Guy * Gutohrel * Haas * Hacke * Hamel * Hamill * Hanvy * Harbison * Harlow * Harris * Harrison * Haverstick * Hemme * Hensley * Herman * Hopson * Horine * Hug * Hull * Humes * Hurtgen * Huskey * James * Jarvis * Jenni * Jewett * Jobgen * Joyce * Karte * Kelly * Kerckhoff * Kirk * Kleinschmidt * Knapp * Kohler * Kramer * Lee * Lewis * McClanahan * McClure * McDermott * McFry * McKee * McMahon * McMullin * McNulty * Maness * Matheau * Maupin * Mauthe * Mercer * Meyer * Miller * Mockbee * Moehlmann * Moore * Morgan * Moss * Mummert * Munroe * Munro * Nenzel * Naucke * Neale * Nelson * Newcomb * Niccolls * North * O?Fallon * Ostertag * Park * Pecaut * Rathbun * Rauschenbach * Reppy * Reutlinger * Richardson * Roberts * Rogge * Rohlfing * Rowe * Rozier * Sappington * Scheivers * Schmidt * Seckman * Shearlock * Slawson * Smith * Spitz * Steinman * Theobald * Thomas * Tilden * Travis * Tully * Vaughn * Veazey * Vinyard * Waggener * Waldron * Walker * Wappler * Washburn * Waters * Weaver * Welch * Wenom * Wiley * Williams * Wilson * Ziegler * Zimpfer *
In addition to those listed above, hundreds upon hundreds of other family surnames are made mention of in the text of the book.
Jefferson County is located in the East Central portion of Missouri and is surrounded by the following counties: St. Louis County, Missouri * Ste. Genevieve County, Missouri * St. Francois County, Missouri * Franklin County, Missouri * Washington County, Missouri * and Monroe County, Illinois (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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The cost for this CD containing all three sections described above is only $9.95 plus shipping, or only $4.95 as a digital download! A large amount of history and genealogy information for very little cost! A truly fascinating view of Jefferson County, Missouri from its first settlement to 1888.
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