Birth records, Land grants, Homesteads
  Obituaries, Cemetery Records, SS Death Records
Times In between
  Newspaper articles, first person recounts, family histories, Census, Schools, Churches, etc.
  Things that don't fit in the categories above

This site contains links to documents stored both onsite and offsite.

We have the ability to alter or change information contained in the on-site material but are not responsible for information, errors or inconsistencies in the off-site information. If you find a problem, please contact the coordinator for that site.

HoCo GenWeb Coordinator
Connie Schachel

Times in Between

This section of our site offers links to many stories, articles and remembrances of life and living in Howell County Missouri. Some are reprinted from local newspapers (with their permission). Others have been sent directly to us by their authors.

While your ancestors or family may not featured here, you can learn about what life must have been like for them by reading about their neighbors. This section of the site is always a work in progress. Check back often to see what might be new.

Marriage Certificates
Digital images of marriage records created in Missouri counties including recorded marriages, marriage applications, licenses, and certificates. This collection is being published as images become available.
Missouri, County Marriage Records, 1802-1969
Current Publications
Howell County News (paid subscription; rarely updated; some obits can be read)
West Plains Daily Quill (paid subscription)
Mountain View Standard
Historic Articles
Howell County Gazette, transcribed articles 1898-1908
George Summers (Pioneer) Biography
Howell County Poor Farm
Free Love Colony
West Plains Dance Hall Explosion (1928)
Miscellaneous News from the Willow Springs Republican
Miscellaneous items from the West Plains Weekly Journal
Skeletal Remains Found (Thayer)
Biographies of Elected Officials (1905)
Howell County History & Communities
Place Names in Howell County, MO
Reminiscent History of the Ozarks Resion (off site)
Some History
Todays Howell County Communities
Historic Communities: Olden, Brandsville, Pomona(1905)
West Plains (Off-site link)
Willow Springs (Off-site link)
Mountain View (Off-site link)
Surname Registry
Look here for others researching Howell County Surnames
Family Histories
Galloway Family Reunion
Nease/Lutrell Family
David Smith Family
Schneider-Taylor Family Reunion

Francis Marion Horn
Howell Family (Off-site link)
R. N. Gray (Off-site link; text file)
George Washington Raffety (Off-site link; text file)
Squire L. Dearinger (Off-site link; text file)
The Life of Dr. Larkin Wesley Hunt
Judge W. N. Evans (Off-site link; text file)
John Thomas Breedlove (Cannon/Hopkins Connections)
The Turner-Barton Connections
The Turners of Howell County
Atwood Taylor
(Off-site link)
Denton Family (Off-site link)
Summers Dickenson Story (Off-site link)
Combs & c. Families (Off-site link)
Howell Valley School's Memorable Meal Makers
Famous folk from Howell County
Porter Wagoner
Jan Howard
Preacher Roe
Dick VanDyke
Don Warden
Other famous folks
Items from other sources
Wagon Train of Immigrants
Notable West Plains homes (1905)
RLDS in Howell County
Churches of Howell County
Schools of Howell County
West Plains Telephone Co. Directory (1911)  ( PDF )
Historical Manuscript Collection for Howell County (MST, Rolla)
Reminiscent History of the Ozarks Resion (off site)
War Records
The Sons of Union Veterans of the Civil War have a
civil war graves database here
Index to Provost Marshall's Papers, Howell County
The Civil War in Missouri
Community & Conflict: The impact of the Civil War in the Ozarks (note - links to Howell County information currently broken on this site.)
Daughters of the American Revolution Ozark Spring Chapter.
Linkpedium for Howell County (Genealogy and Family History)