Butler County, Missouri Genealogy Guide2016-06-20T21:12:47+00:00

Butler County, Missouri Records

Butler County, Missouri (Map It) was created on February 27, 1849 from Wayne County. The county was named in honor of William O. Butler (1791-1880), U.S. Representative from Kentucky and vice-presidential nominee under Lewis Cass.

Butler County is bordered by Wayne County (north), Stoddard County (east), Dunklin County (southeast), Clay County, Arkansas (south), Ripley County (west), Carter County (northwest).

Butler County Cities and Towns include Fisk, Neelyville, Poplar Bluff, Qulin.

Butler County Townships include Ash Hill, Beaver Dam, Black River, Cane Creek, Coon Island, Epps, Gillis Bluff, Neely, Poplar Bluff, St. Francois.

A Map of Butler County, Missouri contains detailed information about roads and boundaries, these maps may include rural communities, churches, and cemeteries.

Butler County, Missouri Courthouse Records

Butler County, Missouri Courthouse
Butler County, MO Courthouse

The Butler County Courthouse is located in Poplar Bluff, Missouri. The Clerk's Office DOES NOT DO RESEARCH. Most staff will assist people in finding the materials, but it is up to the individual to do the research.

The following dates indicates what vital, land, probate, and court records are in Butler county. The date listed for each record is usually the earliest registration filed. The date does not indicate that there are alot records for that year and does not mean that all such events were actually filed with the clerk.

Butler County, Missouri Census Records

Butler County, Missouri Vital Records

Butler County, Missouri Resources

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