Kearny County, Kansas

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== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
  
Kearny County; 305 N Main St; Lakin, KS 67860; Ph. 316.355.6422 Details: (Co Clk has b, m & d rec 1900-1910; Clk dis Ct has div & ct rec from 1894 & pro rec from 1895; Reg of Deeds has land rec from 1894; Co Clk & Co Hist Soc have newsprs; Co Appraiser has local cen from 1913)
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Kearny County Courthouse<br> 305 N Main Street<br> Lakin, KS 67860<br>&nbsp;Phone: 316.355.6422&nbsp;<br><br>County Clerk&nbsp;has&nbsp;birth, marriage and death records 1900-1910;<br>Clerk district court has divorce and court records 1894 <br>and probate records from 1895; <br>Register of Deeds has land records from 1894; <br>County Clerk&nbsp;and County Historical Society have newspapers;<br> County Appraiser has local census from 1913<ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Kearney 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 17:07, 3 July 2012

United States  > Kansas > Kearny County

Contents

County Courthouse

Kearny County Courthouse
305 N Main Street
Lakin, KS 67860
 Phone: 316.355.6422 

County Clerk has birth, marriage and death records 1900-1910;
Clerk district court has divorce and court records 1894
and probate records from 1895;
Register of Deeds has land records from 1894;
County Clerk and County Historical Society have newspapers;
County Appraiser has local census from 1913[1]

History

Parent County

1873--Kearny County was created 6 March 1873 from unorganized territory. County seat: Lakin [2]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

  • Kearny County was not organized until after the Civil War. See Marion County for records.

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), Kearney County, Kansas page 252, {WorldCat|50140092|disp=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).