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Online Genealogy Database is a database of genealogical records that are available to access for free from our designated genealogy computers at the Main Library. The database contains several kinds of records including: U.S. Federal census images 1790-1940, vital records, immigration records, military records, tax, criminal, land & will records, in addition to many other categories of search topics.

We also recommend visiting Missouri Digital Heritage at:
and The Library of Congress:  Chronicling America at:

Genealogy Search Requests

We do not have a staff person totally dedicated to genealogy searching. However, we do try to accommodate researchers and we do reply to all requests.  We charge $25 for the first hour of searching or any part of one hour and $15 for any part or whole additional hour.  We charge $.20 per black/white page for everything that must be printed, even if we are printing in order to scan the results for sending via email.  We charge $1 per page for anything printed in color.  We also charge the cost of postage if hard copies need to be mailed. Payment must be received by the library prior to the library mailing or e-mailing any results to the researcher.

All of our genealogy holdings are listed in the online card catalog except for the newspapers which are listed below.  

Select and list the holdings you would like searched in the fields provided.  For best results, be as specific as possible in your search request.

Please browse the catalog and search by subject using the following specific categories:

Atlases, Gazetteers, Maps
Birth, Death & Marriage Records
Cemetery Records
County Court Records
County Histories
Daviess County
Family Histories
Miscellaneous Works
Missouri History


Specific dates (+/- two (2) months) are required for newspaper research--please do not request entire year blocks.

Constitution Tribune: Libby Grove, 1960's & 1970's
Dekalb County Heritages, 1974-1982
Gallatin Democrat, 1874-1968 (prior to 1922 some gaps exist)
Gallatin North Missourian, 1864-Present (prior to Jan 1940 some gaps exist)
Jameson Gem, 1913-1941
Jameson Reporter, Jan. 1885-Aug. 1886
Jamesport Gazette, Sept. 1886-Oct. 1887

Don't forget, visit The Library of Congress:  Chronicling America at:

List the holdings you would like searched in the fields provided.  For best results, be as specific as possible in your search request.

Personal Information

*First Name *Last Name


City or Town

Zip Code

Contact Information


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By submitting this form you agree to the above stated charges of $25 for the first part of any hour searching as well as $15 for any part or whole additional hour as well as the copy/print charges as stated above.  If you have a dollar limit for your request, please include those details or call us at 660-663-3222. 

Main Library
306 West Grand,
Gallatin, MO 64640
660.663.3250 fax
Jamesport Branch
101 E. Main Street,
Jamesport, MO 64648

For hours at each library see Locations above.

This web-site is supported by the Institute of Museum and Library Services under the provisions of the Library Services and Technology Act as administered by the Missouri State Library, a division of the Office of the Secretary of State.

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