This article discusses and analyzes records found in a Chariton County, Missouri probate from the early 1900s. Also included is a discussion of research procedures to use when conducting onsite research.
The Using Probate Records Legacy QuickGuide™ by Derek Davey contains useful information including terminology and research strategy. Also included are links to websites and resources covering probate records and different record types. This handy 4-page PDF guide can be used on your computer or mobile device for anytime access.