Jackson County, Kansas Genealogy

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== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
  
[http://ks-jackson.manatron.com/ Jackson County Courthouse]<br>400 New York Avenue<br>Holton, KS 66436 <br>Phone: 785.364.2891&nbsp;<br><br>Formerly Calhoun County Name changed to Jackson 11 Feb 1859<br>&nbsp;County Clerk has birth&nbsp;and death records from 1903-1911; <br>Probate Judge has marriage records from 1867, <br>probate&nbsp;records from 1857 and court records&nbsp;from 1900; <br>Clerk District Court has divorce records; <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), Jackson County, Kansas page 251, {WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.</ref>
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[http://ks-jackson.manatron.com/ Jackson County Courthouse]<br>400 New York Avenue<br>Holton, KS 66436 <br>Phone: 785.364.2891<br><br>Formerly Calhoun County Name changed to Jackson 11 Feb 1859.<br>County Clerk has birth and death records from 1903-1911.<br>Probate Judge has marriage records from 1867, <br>Probate records from 1857 and court records from 1900. <br>Clerk District Court has divorce records.<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), Jackson County, Kansas page 251, {{WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.</ref>
  
 
== History  ==
 
== History  ==

Revision as of 20:41, 29 November 2012

United States  > Kansas > Jackson County

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County Courthouse

Jackson County Courthouse
400 New York Avenue
Holton, KS 66436
Phone: 785.364.2891

Formerly Calhoun County Name changed to Jackson 11 Feb 1859.
County Clerk has birth and death records from 1903-1911.
Probate Judge has marriage records from 1867,
Probate records from 1857 and court records from 1900.
Clerk District Court has divorce records.
Register of Deeds has land records from 1858. [1]

History

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The county is named after President Andrew Jackson (1767-1845).[2]

Parent County

1855--Jackson County was created 30 August 1855 as an original county.
County seat: Holton [3]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Indian Reservation

The Potawatomi Indian Reservation is located within the boundaries of Jackson County.

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Newspapers

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

Societies and Libraries

Family History Centers

Websites

References

  1. Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Jackson County, Kansas page 251, At various libraries (WorldCat); FHL Book 973 D27e 2002.
  2. "List of counties in Kansas," Wikipedia.
  3. The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).