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Crawford County, Kansas genealogy and family history research page. Guide to genealogy, history, and courthouse sources including birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, wills, deeds and land records, Civil War records, family histories, cemeteries, churches, tax records, newspapers, and obituaries.

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County Courthouse

Crawford County Courthouse
PO Box 249;
Girard, KS 66743-0249
Phone: 316.724.6115

County Clerk has birth and death records 1886-1911
and burial records 1860’s-1976.
Clerk District Court has marriage, divorce, probate, court and naturalization records.
Register of Deeds has land records from 1869 military records. [1]

History

Parent County

  • 1867--Crawford County was created 13 February 1867 from Bourbon and Cherokee Counties. County seat: Girard [2]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

The Crawford County Genealogical Society offer several CD's for sale.  One of those is Tombstone Transcriptions of All Known Cemeteries in Crawford County, Kansas 1867-1976.  The price of this CD is $12 for members of the Genealogical Society and $22 for non-members.  Membership is $13 per year.

Some Crawford County burials can be found online at http://skyways.lib.ks.ur/genweb/crawfor/cemetery.html or http://www.interment.net/us/ks/crawford.htm.

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

  • For information about Civil War records see Bourbon County.

Newspapers

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

Births
Marriages
Deaths

Societies and Libraries

Family History Centers

Web Sites

References

  1. Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Crawford County, Kansas page 249 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).



 

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