Marriage Index: Missouri, 1851-1900

Missouri’s central location attracted settlers from many different locations including New England, the Ohio Valley, the Appalachian region, the South, as well as Germany and other European nations. Because of this, Missouri family history information will be of interest to a great many researchers. This database contains information on approximately 409,000 individuals who were married in Missouri between 1851 and 1900. It includes information on marriages that occurred before marriage licenses were required and brings together previously uncollected information.

  • Marriage date.
  • Name of each spouse.
  • County where the marriage was recorded.
  • You can also learn where to find copies of your ancestor’s original marriage record so that you can obtain even more detailed family history information.