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Recorder’s Office

Doug Shupe

Welcome to the Office of the Recorder for Vernon County, Missouri.  I am your Recorder Doug Shupe.  My staff and I are here to assist you with following…

  • Marriage Records
  • Land Records
  • Uniform Commercial Codes (Real Estate Filings only)
  • Military Discharges


Genealogy Inquiries; the Recorder of Deeds Office is not able to respond to genealogy inquires via email. All mail and phone inquiries are handled on a when-possible basis. Additional genealogy information can be obtained from the Bushwhacker Museum staff. You can contact the Bushwhacker museum via their website at www.bushwhacker.org.

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Who Can Marry  All marriages between parents and children, including grandparents and grandchildren of every degree, between brother and sister of the half as well as the whole blood, between uncles and nieces, aunts and nephews, first cousins, and between persons who lack the capacity to enter into a marriage contract, are presumptively void; and …

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Land Records

Land Records      This office handles all land records for the county.

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