Research Links


1946 Book: Old Cape Girardeau
Bollinger Mill State Historic Site
Cape Girardeau County Archive Center
Cape County History Center

Cape Girardeau County Deed Index  from 1805 to 1989

Cape Girardeau County 1930 Plat Map
Cape Girardeau | Cape History
Cape Girardeau Cemeteries
Cape Girardeau History by Ken Steinhoff
Cape Girardeau Historic Sites
Cape Girardeau Public Library
Cape River Heritage Museum
Center for Regional History and Cultural Heritage
City of Cape Girardeau Cemetery Lists
City of Cape Girardeau Historic Landmarks Register
County Girardeau County
Cape Girardeau County Recorder
Cape Girardeau County Tax Parcel Viewer
Family Search Wiki Cape Girardeau County
Family Search Catalog Cape Girardeau County
From the Morgue | Sharon Sanders
Historic Preservation Commission
Jackson Heritage Association
Kent Library - Southeast Missouri State University
KRCU Radio: Almost Yesterday by Dr. Frank Nickel
Oak Ridge
Pavement Ends - James Baughn on the Region
Riverside Regional Library
Southeast Missourian Newspaper
State Historical Society (Cape Girardeau)
Trail of Tears State Park
Visit Cape


Agricultural Schedules
Archdiocese of St. Louis: Burial Search
African American Gateway, Missouri
Concordia Historical Institute: Lutheran History

Federal Census Supplemental Schedules (1850-1940)
Lutheran Heritage Center & Museum

Missouri Census and Tax Records

Missouri Civil War Passport Program (and map)
Missouri Digital Newspaper Project (State Historical Society)
Missouri State Genealogical Association (Surname dabases and The Journal)
Missouri Historical Society
Missouri State Archives (Secretary of State)
Missouri Death Database and Certificates
Missouri Historical Society Directory (Also Museums & Genealogical Societies in Missouri)
Missouri Naturalization Records
Missouri Soldiers' Records: War of 1812 - World War I
Missouri Marriages
Missouri County Marriage Records, 1819-1969  scanned images - not searchable - sign in
Missouri Digital Heritage, Union Provost Marshal Papers 

Missouri Territorial Census (includes .pdf transcription of Cape Girardeau County 1800 census)
Sanborn Maps (Missouri)
Saxon Lutheran Memorial
Saxon Lutherans Genealogy
Supreme Court of Missouri Historical Records


Rob’s Genealogy (Clodfelter, Fleming, Lewis, McNeely, Regenhardt, Stevenson)
Fulbright Family Association


Age Calculator
Atlas of Historical County Boundaries
Billion Graves
Bureau of Land Management (search for Cape Girardeau County)
Civil War Social Search at National Park Service
Daughters of the American Revolution (search)
Earth Point, Township and Range Search
Ellis Island Passenger Search
Family Search
Germans to America Passenger Data File, 1850 - 1897   
Immigrant Ships Transcribers Guild
Military Personnel Records (National Archives)
National Archives
National Park service: The Civil War, Soldiers and Sailors Database
National Archives: Research Our Records
Sanborn maps of Missouri (Digital Library, University of Missouri:)
Sons of the American Revolution (search)
Time and Date
Soldiers' Records: War of 1812 - World War I
Sons of the American Revolution, Patriot Research System
Sons of Union Veterans of the Civil War, National Grave Registration  Project
Slave Name Roll Project
Slave Data Collection

Veterans History Project (Library of Congress)