What the Genealogy Department Contains:
  • Newspaper films from Randolph County Newspapers (archive for Moberly Monitor Index)
  • From 1854 to current, local Moberly Newspaper
  • Census Films for the State of Missouri
  • (1830, 1840) Census films for Randolph County
  • (1850-1880, 1890 Spec, 1900-1930) Randolph County Census Index
  • 1830-1880  Index to Randolph and Monroe County cemeteries. (last updated late 1970’s early 1980’s
  • Compiled obituary files
  • Local history, County histories, family histories
  • Four Microfilm reader/printers

Project Spoken Stories is an oral history project brought to you by Little Dixie Regional Libraries.

This project 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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Fold3 Library Edition provides convenient access to US military records, including the stories, photos, and personal documents of the men and women who served. You can use your library card number to access.

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This is a free resource, not directly affiliated with the library. You will have to create your own sign in and password.

Heritage Quest is a online resource powered by They are the world’s largest online genealogy collection of historical records and family trees.

My Heritage is an ebsco site that has access to a multitude of records all over the world.


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