Miami County, Kansas

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== County Courthouse  ==
 
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[http://www.miamicountyks.org/ Miami County<span id="fck_dom_range_temp_1341345399591_384" /> Courthouse]<br>201 S Pearl St Ste 102; <br>Paola, KS 66071<br>Phone: 913.294.3976 <br>  
 
[http://www.miamicountyks.org/ Miami County<span id="fck_dom_range_temp_1341345399591_384" /> Courthouse]<br>201 S Pearl St Ste 102; <br>Paola, KS 66071<br>Phone: 913.294.3976 <br>  
  
Formerly Lykins County. Name changed to Miami 3 June 1861<br>Register of Deeds has land records from 1857.<br>Circuit Court has probat and marriage records from 1857,<br>birth and death records.<br>Clerk DistrictCourt has court and naturalization records. <ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Miami County, Kansas page 253, {{WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.</ref>
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Formerly Lykins County. Name changed to Miami 3 June 1861<br>Register of Deeds has land records from 1857.<br>Circuit Court has probat and marriage records from 1857,<br>birth and death records.<br>Clerk DistrictCourt has court and naturalization records. <ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Miami County, Kansas page 253, {{WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.</ref>  
  
 
== History  ==
 
== History  ==
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'''1855--'''Lykins County was created 30 August 1855.&nbsp; Name changed&nbsp;in 1861 to Miami County. &nbsp;'''County seat:''' Paola <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
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'''1855--'''Lykins County was created 30 August 1855.&nbsp; Name changed&nbsp;in 1861 to Miami County. &nbsp;'''County seat:''' Paola <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>  
  
 
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During the Civil War men from this county enlisted in the [[15th_Regiment,_Kansas_Cavalry|15th Regiment, Kansas Cavalry]], Company C.
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During the Civil War men from this county enlisted in the [[15th Regiment, Kansas Cavalry|15th Regiment, Kansas Cavalry]], Company C.  
  
 
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== Societies and Libraries  ==
 
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County Courthouse

Miami County Courthouse
201 S Pearl St Ste 102;
Paola, KS 66071
Phone: 913.294.3976

Formerly Lykins County. Name changed to Miami 3 June 1861
Register of Deeds has land records from 1857.
Circuit Court has probat and marriage records from 1857,
birth and death records.
Clerk DistrictCourt has court and naturalization records. [1]

History

Parent County

1855--Lykins County was created 30 August 1855.  Name changed in 1861 to Miami County.  County seat: Paola [2]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

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

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), Miami County, Kansas page 253, 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).