Geary County, Kansas Genealogy

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== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
  
[http://www.geary.kansasgov.com/ Geary County Courthouse]<br>8th &amp; Franklin; <br>Junction City, KS 66441<br>Phone: 785.238.3912&nbsp;<br><br>Formerly Davis County. Name changed to Geary 28 Feb 1889<br>Probate Court has marriage and probate from 1860; <br>Clerk District Court has divorce&nbsp;records&nbsp;from 1860;<br>County Court has court records from 1937; <br>Register of Deeds has land records from 1858<ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Geary 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.geary.kansasgov.com/ Geary County Courthouse]<br>8th &amp; Franklin; <br>Junction City, KS 66441<br>Phone: 785.238.3912<br><br>Formerly Davis County. Name changed to Geary 28 Feb 1889.<br>Probate Court has marriage and probate from 1860.<br>Clerk District Court has divorce records from 1860.<br>County Court has court records from 1937.<br>Register of Deeds has land records from 1858. <ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Geary 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 18:21, 29 November 2012

United States  > Kansas > Geary County

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County Courthouse

Geary County Courthouse
8th & Franklin;
Junction City, KS 66441
Phone: 785.238.3912

Formerly Davis County. Name changed to Geary 28 Feb 1889.
Probate Court has marriage and probate from 1860.
Clerk District Court has divorce records from 1860.
County Court has court records from 1937.
Register of Deeds has land records from 1858. [1]

History

Parent County

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

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

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), Geary 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).