Perry County Genealogical Research Library & Archive


This center opened in March 2015 and has a vast amount of information about Perry County and its citizens.  It is located in the Perryville Higher Education Center at 108 S. Progress Drive, 2nd Floor, Perryville, MO 63775.  (Handicap Accessible)


Bill HartPlease give a warm, Perry County Welcome to BILL HART, our new Director – Perry County Genealogical Research Library and Archive! Bill is a home-grown boy. He was born to LeRoy and Anna Lee (Otte) Hart and raised in Perryville, Missouri. Bill has retired and moved back to Perry County. We are very lucky to have Bill join us after almost 13 years with the Missouri Alliance for Historic Preservation (Missouri Preservation); the last 6 ½ years as the Executive Director. He is currently in training but will be happy to entertain visitors after the first of the year.

Perry County Genealogical Research Library & Archive information:

Researchers are invited to use the center to trace their family heritage and explore Perry County’s vibrant history and rich culture.

Perry County Historical Society Information


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