Research Requests

Please send an email to with the following information:

Research Request Form



Phone Number

Email Address

Requested First Name

Requested Last Name

Please Indicate Approximate Date If Dates are Unknown

Requested Birth Date

Requested Marriage Date

Requested Death Date

Requested Birth Place

Spouse First Name

Spouse Middle Name

Spouse Last Name

Please Indicate Approximate Date If Dates are Unknown

Spouse Date of Birth

Spouse Date of Death

What are you looking for? Examples: Birth Certificate, Death Certificate, History, Maps, Obituary, Tax Information

Be specific. The more detailed your request is the easier it is to get you what you need.

Prepayment of $10.00 per name is required and we only accept check or money order. Please do not send cash by mail.

We highly encourage sending a self-addressed, stamped envelope to help you cut down on shipping and handling costs.

Upon receipt of payment, a volunteer will begin to work on your request in the order it has been received.

Basic Charges

$5.00 Non Refundable charge for each trip to the court house. $1.00 for each page copied at the courthouse.

$3.00 for microfilm borrowed from Mexico Ledger.

$5.00 plus $0.50 a mile for each cemetery tombstone picture out of Mexico, Missouri City limits. (Only if a volunteer is available)

$0.25 for the all pages copied from copier.*

$1.00 for the first page copied from Micro Film Reader. $0.50 for each additional page.*

$1.00 for each page copied from Tills search 1830 – 1940


Up to 6 pages – Self addressed envelope. $1.00 if society has to provide envelope and stamp.
7 to 25 pages – Flat charge of $5.00.
26 or 75 pages – Flat charge of $15.00.
By Email – Research and copy costs only, no postage and handling.

*Does not show member’s discounts.

Please Send a Check or Money Order to:

C/O Audrain County Library – Mexico
305 W Jackson
Mexico MO 65265