Sheridan County, Kansas Genealogy

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United States  > Kansas > Sheridan County
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Contents

County Courthouse

Sheridan County Courthouse
PO Box 899
Hoxie, KS 67740-0899
Phone: 785.675.3361

County Clerk has incomplete birth and death records 1887-1910.
Clerk District Court has marriage, divorce, probate and court records.
Register of Deeds has land records. [1]

History

Parent County

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

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Sheridan County Cemeteries.  Provides the name of the cemetery,  location and and transcription of the graves.  The transcription may provide:

  • Name
  • Date of birth
  • Date of death
  • Remarks

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

  • Sheridan County was organized 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), Sheridan County, Kansas page 256, 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).