Atchison County, Kansas Genealogy

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"History of Atchison County, Kansas (1916)" by Ingalls, Sheffield
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This book gives a lot of local information, including biographies and photos of prominent citizens, history of towns, churches, railroads, etc. You can read it online at archive.org ; no copyrights
  
 
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Revision as of 07:34, 15 November 2012

This article is about a northeastern Kansas County. For other uses, see Atchison.
United States  > Kansas > Atchison County

Contents

County Courthouse


Atchison County Courthouse
 423 N 5th Street
Atchison, KS 66002
Phone: 758.367.1653

County Clerk has birth records 1891-1906 and death records 1891-1911;
City Clerk has birth and death records from 1911;
Clerk District Court has divorec Records; Magistrate Court has probate records;
Register of Deeds has land records [1]

History

Parent County

1855--Atchison County was created 30 August 1855 as an original county. County seat: Atchison [2]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

"History of Atchison County, Kansas (1916)" by Ingalls, Sheffield Lawrence, Kansas, Standard Publishing Co.

This book gives a lot of local information, including biographies and photos of prominent citizens, history of towns, churches, railroads, etc. You can read it online at archive.org ; no copyrights

Maps

Migration

Early migration routes to and from Atchison County, Kansas Genealogy for European and African American settlers included:

Military

  • Men from Atchison County enlisted in 1st Infantry Regiment, Company A.      

Newspapers

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

Societies and Libraries

Family History Centers

Web Sites

References

  1. Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Atchison County, Kansas 248 {WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; FHL Book 973 D27e 2002.
  2. The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).
  3. National Park Service, "(Auto Tour Route) Maps" in Oregon National Historic Trail at http://www.nps.gov/oreg/planyourvisit/maps.htm (accessed 18 July 2011).
  4. National Park Service, "(Auto Tour Route) Maps" in California National Historic Trail at http://www.nps.gov/cali/planyourvisit/maps.htm (accessed 18 July 2011).
  5. National Park Service, "Auto Tour Route Maps" in Mormon Pioneer National Historic Trail at http://www.nps.gov/mopi/planyourvisit/maps.htm (accessed 18 July 2011).