Ellis County, Kansas

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== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
  
[http://www.ellisco.net/ [[Image:Ellis County Kansas Courthouse.jpg|thumb|right|200px]]&nbsp;<span id="fck_dom_range_temp_1340902967808_676" /><span id="fck_dom_range_temp_1340902967808_414" />Ellis County Courthouse] <br>1204 Fort St; <br>Hays, KS 67601<br>Phone: 785.628.8410&nbsp;<br><br>County Clerk has birth, marriage, and death records 1886-1911; <br>Clerk District court has divorce, probate, court and naturalization<br>records; Register of Deeds has land, mililtary discharge &amp; school records<ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Ellis County, Kansas page 250 {WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.</ref>
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[http://www.ellisco.net/ [[Image:Ellis County Kansas Courthouse.jpg|thumb|right|200px|Ellis County Kansas Courthouse.jpg]]<span id="fck_dom_range_temp_1340902967808_676" /><span id="fck_dom_range_temp_1340902967808_414" />Ellis County Courthouse] <br>1204 Fort St; <br>Hays, KS 67601<br>Phone: 785.628.8410<br><br>County Clerk has birth, marriage, and death records 1886-1911.<br>Clerk District court has divorce, probate, court and naturalization records. <br>Register of Deeds has land, military discharge &amp; school records. <ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Ellis County, Kansas page 250 {{WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.</ref>
  
 
== History  ==
 
== History  ==

Revision as of 17:12, 29 November 2012

United States  > Kansas > Ellis County

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County Courthouse

Ellis County Kansas Courthouse.jpg
Ellis County Courthouse
1204 Fort St;
Hays, KS 67601
Phone: 785.628.8410

County Clerk has birth, marriage, and death records 1886-1911.
Clerk District court has divorce, probate, court and naturalization records.
Register of Deeds has land, military discharge & school records. [1]

History

Parent County

1867--Ellis County was created 26 February 1867 from unorganized territory. County seat: Hays [2]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

  • Ellis
  • Hays

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

  • Ellis County was not organized until after the Civil War so no Civil War enlistment records exist.

Newspapers

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

Societies and Libraries

Ellis Public Library: Library holdings can be searched in Pathfinder Central. The library may have cataloged unique items related to genealogy and local history, in addition to published works for this area.

Family History Centers

Web Sites

References

  1. Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Ellis County, Kansas page 250 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).