Iron County Missouri Genealogy - Stop in at Whistle Junction Visitor Center and Iron County Historical Museum for assistance.

Iron County Missouri Genealogy Information and Links
Southeast Missouri Genealogy and History

Arcadia, MO Genealogy - Ironton, MO Genealogy - Pilot Knob, MO Genealogy

Researching your family history in Iron County, Missouri is often very challenging.  If you have not yet read our Missouri History Timelines, we feel that it will be beneficial for you to do so before proceeding. Below you will find links to Iron County cemeteries, Iron County marriage records, Iron County obituaries, Iron County estate probate and wills, graduating classes of Iron County High School, Iron County census records, Iron County MO newspapers, the Iron County Genealogy Society, Iron County Historical Museum and links to forums for Iron County Genealogy.


For those of you researching genealogy in Iron County, Missouri the following information may be helpful.  Iron County, named for its abundant iron ore, was established in February of 1857.  It was formed from parts of Washington, Wayne, St. Francois, Madison and Reynolds County.  Again, if you are unsuccessful researching only in Iron County, we suggest that you search these counties as well for the information you are seeking. Please take our website tour of historic towns, villages and settlements in Iron County that we feel will assist you in your research. 

Learn about the history of early settlers, see photographs of historic churches, graceful antebellum homes, and historic mercantile buildings.  The following historic towns in Iron County are on our tour.

Click on the town of interest to you in your genealogy research: 

We are grateful to the many dedicated people in our area who have spent countless hours and tremendous energy compiling the information for our communities.  Stop by Whistle Junction, the home of the Iron County Historical Society and Museum for assistance in researching your family roots in Iron County.  They are located on Hwy. 21 in Arcadia, MO. 

You may also write to the Historical Society and visit the website:

Iron County Historical Society
PO Box 183
Ironton, MO  63650
Visit the website:

Also visit:  Iron County Missouri Archives

Join Iron/Reynolds County Connections on Facebook!
Join Iron-Reynolds County Connections on Facebook

Ozark Regional Library  listing of genealogy holdings
Iron County MO Cemeteries listing of Iron County Cemeteries with burial links
Iron County MO Census  
Iron County Obituary Index  
Graduating Classes Iron County High School 1899-1936  
Iron County Estate, Probate & Wills  
Iron County Missouri Cemetery Project 
Iron County Historical Society  list of resources available
Iron County Genealogy Society  packed with valuable information
Iron County MO Genealogy Forum
Iron County MO message board - handy tool to search your family history

Missouri Genealogy
Iron County Missouri is in the beautiful
Arcadia Valley Region and Black River Recreation Area of Missouri

Take a Missouri Family History Vacation to the outdoor recreation capital of Missouri!
To learn much more about this region, visit

Back to Southeast Missouri Ozarks Genealogy & History Overview

Back to Home Page

River Valley Region Association
Bringing Travelers Missouri Genealogy Resources and Links

Home    |  Iron County Missouri Genealogy  Reynolds County Missouri Genealogy   |  Maps & Directions   |  Contact

© 2007- River Valley Region Association
Site Development by RVRA

Home - Early History of Southeast Missouri Iron County Missouri Genealogy Reynolds County Missouri Genealogy Maps and Directions to Iron and Reynolds County Missouri Contact us to win a family vacation!