Our archive staff is ready to research your question about your family history in Platte County.     Please email us your question and contact information,  including Name and Email Address.   In your question, please include as much information about your family member as possible.   Email this information to:   PlatteQ2@gmail.com

Our Archive Staff

Archive volunteers


From Left:    Sue Jackson, Beverly Taulbee, Bill Foster, and Craig Kirkpatrick.    Not shown are Julie Wallis and Judy Lindstrom.

Archive Research

Probate records Available

Probate records are available for Platte County families from 1845 to 1993.   Check and see if your family probate record is available.

Abstract Records

Abstract Real Estate Records are available for a large number of Platte County families.


Newspapers from 1854 to 1950 have been digitized and are available for research at the Archives Offices on Thursdays from 8 AM too 3PM.   Location is at 4th and Zed Martin Streets in Platte City.