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Lane County, Kansas genealogy and family history research page. Guide to genealogy, history, and courthouse sources including birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, wills, deeds and land records, Civil War records, family histories, cemeteries, churches, tax records, newspapers, and obituaries.

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Coordinates: 39.99°0′N 91.19°0′W / 39.99°N 91.19°W / 39.99; -91.19
Lane County, Kansas
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Map of Kansas highlighting Lane County
Location in the state of Kansas
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Location of Kansas in the U.S.
Facts
Founded March 6, 1873
County Seat Dighton
Courthouse
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Address Lane County Courthouse
144 S Ln
P.O. Box 788
Dighton, Kansas 67839
Phone: 316.397.5552



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County Courthouse

Lane County Courthouse
144 S Lane, PO Box 788;
Dighton, KS 67839
Phone: 316.397.5552

Magistrate Court has marriage, divorce, probate and court records.
Register of Deeds has land records,
City of Dighton has burial records. [1]

History

Parent County

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

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

  • Lane County was not organized until after the Civil War.

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), Lane 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).

 

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