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Search this database to find marriage licenses issued in Jackson County, Missouri.

Information about the organization; includes roster of members and member surname index.

Birth and death certificates for Kansas City, Missouri.

Birth, death, marriage, and divorce records for the state of Kansas.

A good place to begin researching your Kansas roots. Includes links to the state censuses.

The Missouri Valley Special Collections constitute the non-circulating local history and genealogy resources of the Kansas City Public Library as well as the Library’s archives. This site also has a digital gallery of select materials and a Local History Index.

The Midwest Genealogy Center in Independence, MO is part of the Mid-Continent Public Library system.

This online collection contains abstracts of Missouri birth, stillbirth, and death records recorded before 1910 that are available on microfilm at the Missouri State Archives.