Cemetery Records:Very nice, complete cemetery records are available for Webster County in four volumes, all by Mary Bean Cunningham. All are indexed by last name, 8 1/2" x 11", stapled, softbound.
These 4 volumes may be purchased from Mary Bean Cunningham, firstname.lastname@example.org 807 West Seminole, Springfield, MO 65807. Purchase price for the ENTIRE SET is $40.00 postpaid - they must be purchased at the same time to qualify for the discount.
Missouri: Marriage Returns, Book 1 (1855-1872),
Books for sale by Ozarks Genealogical Society, P.O. Box 3945, Springfield, Missouri 68580. Price is $7.00.
County, Missouri Deed Book A (1855 - 1860): includes earlier deeds
re-recorded after Webster County was formed, 50 pages
Price is $5.00 and very limited. This book may be purchased through Ozark Genealogical Society, P.O. Box 3945, Springfield, MO 68580
Missouri: Marriage License Returns Record, Book 2 (1872-1887).
Book 3 is in the works by Connie, but not yet available.
Missouri, will records, 1857 - 1880: marriage records, 1855 - 1867
The following census records are available from Mary Bean Cunningham, 807 West Seminole, Springfield, MO 65807
1890 Special Webster
County, Missouri census. Union Veterans and Widows of Union Veterans of
the Civil War. (May also include some Confederate Veterans as remember
sometimes the census taker went ahead and listed them anyway, or may be
crossed them out, but still listed.)
1900 Webster County Missouri Federal Census.
This 1900 census transcription includes names of all household members and their relationship to the head of household, color, sex, month and year of birth, age, marital status, number of years married, number of children, number of children living, place of birth, father's place of birth, mother's place of birth, year of immigration, years in the US, and naturalization. It is a two volume set that is softbound, stapled, 391 pages, and with surname index. It may be purchased from Mary Bean Cunningham at the above address for $24.00 postpaid - sold as a set only!
1910 Webster County Missouri Federal Census.
The 1910 census transcription includes dwelling/family number, names, relationship to head of household, age, marital status, number times married, years present marriage, occupation, number of children, number of children living, place of birth, father's place of birth, mother's place of birth, year of immigration, alien/naturalized, rent or own house or farm, free of mortgage, and veteran status. This two volume set contains 404 pages, is softbound and stapled, with surname index. It may be purchased from Mary Bean Cunningham at the above address for $24.00 postpaid - sold as a set only!
The following are printed census records with limited purchase information:Note there are no census prior to 1860 as Webster County was not formed until 1855. Before 1855, check the Greene or Wright county census records.
Webster County, Missouri: 1860 Federal Census. Transcribed by Jean Lurvey. Purchase information unknown. Please let me know if you find where to buy this.
Webster County, Missouri: 1860 Federal Census. Transcribed by Juliet L. Smith. Purchase information unknown. Please let me know if you find where to buy this.
1870 Federal Census of Webster County, Missouri. Transcribed by Cledia M. Shiels. 1995 purchase price was $16.00
1880 Federal Census of Webster County, Missouri. Transcribed by Cledia M. Shiels. 1995 purchase price was $20.00
The rights to the 1870 and 1880 census records have just been obtained by the Ozarks Genealogical Society, Inc. They will be available soon from them. The last purchase information we had for these census records was to order from Cledia M. Shiels; 311 Eastern St, Apt E1415, New Haven, CT 06513-2508, although whether or not she has any remaining copies is not known.
Miscellaneous recordsEarly Settlers of Webster County, Missouri Taken From the "Old Settlers" Column of the Marshfield Mail, 1905.
This is a compilation of family information taken from a local column. Lots of information. It may be purchased from Nettie Gorman, 512 E. Washington, Marshfield, MO 65706. It was published in 1980. Purchase price $10.00 postpaid.
"The Marshfield Chronicle", Marshfield, Missouri, 1877 - 1900.
"The Marshfield Chronicle". Marshfield, Missouri 1901 - 1908,
Webster County Histories
"History of Laclede, Camden, Dallas, Webster, Wright, Texas, Pulaski, Phelps and Dent counties, MO". Goodspeed, 1889. This book is available through Boyd Publishing Company. PO Box 367, Milledgeville, GA 31061. Information: 912-452-4020, Orders to machine: 1-800-452-4035. My Spring, 1995 catalog lists this as MO-6, 1326 pp, $55.00. Can't find my newer catalog to double check the price. Postage and Handling is $2.75 for the 1st book. They accept MC & Visa.
History of Webster Co,, 1855 - 1955. By Floy Watters George, Marshfield and her cyclone or "Rachel Weeping for her Children" By Marcia Allis Wilson, published 1881.
1881 - 1992: Seymour,
Index to the histories of Webster County, Missouri: including Goodspeed - History of Webster County 1889; Wilson, Maria Allis - Marshfield - Marshfield and her cyclone: George, Floy Watters - History of Webster County. By Anna Belle Christy.
Directory of Towns:
Webster County, Missouri.
Centennial of Immanuel
Lutheran Church and The Rader Families.
The Davis Family and
(Disciples of Christ ) History in Webster and Wright counties of
Missouri with Membership as Listed in 1951