Books

 

These books were previously offered for sale by CGCGS. It was voted at the May 2019 meeting to offer them for free on our website. For other publications for sale, please see the list on our brochure. These scans have been processed for text recognition. Use "control f" for "find" to search the .pdf for your surname of interest. Some documents are large downloads, so please be patient.

 

CENSUS

1850 Federal Census Cape Girardeau County, Missouri

 

1860 Federal Census Cape Girardeau County, Missouri

 

1868 State Census Cape Girardeau County, Missouri

 

1870 Federal Census Cape Girardeau County, Missouri

 

1876 State Census Cape Girardeau County, Missouri

 

1920 Cape Girardeau County Federal Census, Volume 1

 

1920 Cape Girardeau County Federal Census, Volume 2

 

1930 Cape Girardeau County Federal Census

 

CIVIL WAR

1890 Union Vets and Widows, Cape Girardeau County, Missouri

 

VITAL RECORDS

Birth Records City of Cape Girardeau Missouri - Book 1 - 1897-1916

 

Birth Records City of Cape Girardeau Missouri - Book 2 - 1917-1926

 

 Death Records City of Cape Girardeau MO 
Book A - 14 Apr 1882 - 25 Dec 1911

Earlier version of 1882-1911 Death Records

 

Death Records City of Cape Girardeau MO 
Book B - 12 Jan 1912 - 14 Sept 1924

 

Death Records City of Cape Girardeau MO 
Book C - 28 Sept 1924 - 28 Feb 1934

 

St. Marys Catholic Cemetery

 

Estate Settlements Cape County 1853-1950

 

Marriage Records, Cape Girardeau County, Missouri, 1805-1900 | Marriage Books A thru H

 

Marriage Records, Cape Girardeau County, 1873-1900

 

Marriage Records, Cape Girardeau County, Book D, 1868 thru April 1873

 


WHO WE ARE

The Cape Girardeau County Genealogical Society was organized in May 1970, a non-profit organization, its primary purpose is education in the field of genealogy. Membership is open to individuals upon payment of the annual dues of $10, or a couple for $15, per year, beginning in May. Life membership is available for a one-time payment of $250.

CGCGS publishes a quarterly "The Collage of Cape County" in March, June, September, and December, sent free to members. All members are encouraged to submit articles for publication.

GET IN TOUCH

Cape Girardeau County Genealogical Society
PO Box 571, Jackson, MO 63755
capegenealogy@gmail.com
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The CGCGS Library is located in the Research Room at the Cape Girardeau County Archive Center, 112 East Washington, Jackson, MO and is open during regular Archive Center hours. Our meetings are held at The Cape Girardeau County Archive Center, 112 East Washington in Jackson MO, by-monthly in January, March, May, July, September, and November on the fourth Tuesday at 7:00 p.m., unless announced otherwise.


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