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Lawrence County, Missouri History and Genealogy
More than 285 pages of Lawrence County, Missouri history and genealogy including 117 pages of family biographies plus more than 40 Lawrence County, Missouri communities on 6 different maps
An informative and historical overview of Lawrence 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 Lawrence County section from the book: Goodspeed's History of Lawrence County, Missouri originally published in 1888. An important resource for the study and research of Lawrence 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 Lawrence County, Missouri
Included are the West Central Ozarks region of Missouri sections of 6 different historical maps:
A. A rare 1851 map that shows the area of Lawrence County just six years after Lawrence County was formed.
B. A map of 1902 Lawrence County showing the locations of 20 different settlements including all of the following: Aurora * Boer Mills * Chesapeake * Clarkson * Elliott * Forest Home * Halltown * Lawrenceburg * Logan * Marionville * Miller * Mount Vernon * Phelps * Pierce City * Redoak * Roundgrove * Spencer * Stotts City * Talpa * Verona *
C. A map of 1904 Lawrence County showing the locations of 31 different settlements including all of the following: Aurora * Bower Mills * Call * Chesapeake * Clarkson * Freistatt * Gaither * Greys Point * Halltown * Landrum * Lawrenceburg * Logan * Marionville * McKinley * McNeal * Miller * Mount Vernon * Olinger * Paris Springs * Phelps * Pierce City * Plew * Redoak * Rescue * Roper * Roundgrove * Spencer * Stinson * Stotts City * Talpa * Verona * The 1904 map of Lawrence County can be viewed here: Lawrence County, Missouri 1904 Map
D. A map of 1913 Lawrence County showing the locations of 41 different settlements including all of the following: Aurora * Bonham Station * Bower Mills * Chesapeake * Clarkson * Doubling * Elliott * Freistatt * Gaither * Globe * Greys Point * Halltown * Hoberg * La Russell * Lawrenceburg * Lockart * Logan * Marionville * McKinley * Miller * Monett * Mount Vernon * Olinger * Opal * Orange * Paris Springs * Phelps * Peirce City * Plew * Red Oak * Rescue * Roper * Roundgrove * Skinners * Spencer * Star * Stinson * Stotts City * Talpa * Verona * Williamson *
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: Lawrence County, Missouri in 1913Included here are eight pages concerning Lawrence 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 Lawrence County, Missouri.This detailed (288 pages in all!) book has an incredible amount of historical and genealogical information about Lawrence County, Missouri from its earliest settlement up to 1888. This is an exact photo replica of all the pages pertaining to Lawrence County, Missouri including all of the historical and biographical information.
Here is just some of the information included:
Included is a 117 page Lawrence County biographical section with biographies for each of the following surnames: To view a sample family biography, click here Allen * Andrea * Armstrong * Austin * Bacon * Bailey * Baker * Ball * Baugh * Beck * Bennett * Berry * Bond * Boucher * Box * Branstetter * Bridges * Brite * Brown * Bruff * Buchner * Busch * Butler * Carlin * Carson * Cecil * Chandler * Chapman * Chappell * Charles * Cherry * Clevenger * Cloud * Cochran * Colbert * Coleman * Colley * Collins * Connel * Conrad * Cook * Coppock * Costley * Cushing * Dameron * Davenport * Davis * Dayton * Denney * Dinkle * Drake * Edgington * Elliott * Fairburn * Fenton * Filler * Flamson * Forsythe * French * Gardner * Gibson * Gillette * Grammer * Gregory * Griffith * Grigg * Guimmey * Guin * Hafford * Hafley * Hagler * Hargrove * Harley * Hayworth * Heagerty * Healy * Heisserer * Hemphill * Hewlett * Hill * Hillhouse * Hilpirt * Hobbs * Hopper * Horstmann * Houghton * Jewett * Johnson * Johnston * Jones * Kelley * Kendall * Kimbrell * King * Kingery * Kuntz * Landrum * Lanier * Lebow * Lee * Lehnhard * Lester * Liles * Linzee * Lister * Logan * Lollar * Loy * McCanse * McCullah * McCune * McDonald * McIntyre * McKinley * McNatt * McNeill * Marbut * Margason * Martin * Matthews * Means * Miller * Mitchell * Moon * Moore * Morgan * Morgans * Morris * Mueller * Munday * Myers * Neece * Newman * Nickel * Norton * Oliver * Orr * Osborn * Palmer * Paris * Patton * Peck * Pfaff * Plumlee * Poland * Porter * Price * Purdy * Quigley * Rackerby * Ragin * Ragsdale * Raupp * Rea * Read * Reed * Rendall * Reynolds * Rickman * Roberts * Robinson * Roper * Rowley * Ruark * Saulsbery * Shelton * Schoen * Shikle * Shipman * Simmons * Sloan * Smith * Snead * Snyder * Spann * Spencer * Spilman * Spring * Springer * Stellhorn * Stollman * Sullivan * Sutton * Teel * Tillotson * Todd * Tolbart * Trotter * Troutwine * Turk * Underwood * Vannice * Vertrees * Wainright * Watson * Welty * Whaley * Whann * Wheat * Whinrey * White * Wight * Wild * Wilkerson * Wilks * Williams * Williamson * Wilson * Wood * Woodfill * Woods * Wooldridge * Wooten * Wormington * Wright * Yeoman * Young *
In addition to those listed above, well over 1500 other family surnames are made mention of in the text of the book.
Lawrence County is located in the West Central portion of the Missouri Ozarks and is surrounded by the following counties: Newton County, Missouri * Jasper County, Missouri * Dade County, Missouri * Greene County, Missouri * Christian County, Missouri * Stone County, Missouri * Barry County, Missouri (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 Lawrence County, Missouri from its first settlement to 1889.
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