Jefferson County, Kansas Genealogy

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== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
  
[http://www.jfcountyks.com/ [[Image:Jefferson County Kansas Courthouse.jpg|thumb|right|200px]]&nbsp;<br>Jefferson County Courthouse]<br>300 W Jefferson St; PO Box 321<br>Oskaloosa, KS 66066-0321<br>Phone: 785.863.2272&nbsp;<br><br>Probate Judge has marriage and probate records; <br>Clerk District Court has divorce records;<br>Reg of Deeds has land records<ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Jefferson County, Kansas page 252, {WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.</ref>
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[http://www.jfcountyks.com/ [[Image:Jefferson County Kansas Courthouse.jpg|thumb|right|200px|Jefferson County Kansas Courthouse.jpg]]<br>Jefferson County Courthouse]<br>300 W Jefferson St; PO Box 321<br>Oskaloosa, KS 66066-0321<br>Phone: 785.863.2272<br><br>Probate Judge has marriage and probate records.<br>Clerk District Court has divorce records.<br>Register of Deeds has land records. <ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Jefferson County, Kansas page 252, {{WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.</ref>
  
 
== History  ==
 
== History  ==

Revision as of 20:43, 29 November 2012

United States  > Kansas > Jefferson County

Contents

County Courthouse

Jefferson County Kansas Courthouse.jpg

Jefferson County Courthouse
300 W Jefferson St; PO Box 321
Oskaloosa, KS 66066-0321
Phone: 785.863.2272

Probate Judge has marriage and probate records.
Clerk District Court has divorce records.
Register of Deeds has land records. [1]

History

Visit the Jefferson County home page.

Parent County

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

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Migration

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

Military

During the Civil War men from this county enlisted in the 15th Regiment, Kansas Cavalry, Companies C and F.

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), Jefferson County, Kansas page 252, 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).