Sherman County, Kansas Genealogy

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Sherman 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

Sherman County, Kansas
Map
Map of Kansas highlighting Sherman County
Location in the state of Kansas
Map of the U.S. highlighting Kansas
Location of Kansas in the U.S.
Facts
Founded March 6, 1873
County Seat Goodland
Courthouse
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Address Sherman County Courthouse
813 Broadway
Goodland, Kansas 67735-3056
Phone: 785.899.4800


Contents

County Courthouse


Sherman County Courthouse
813 Broadway
Goodland, KS 67735-3056
Phone: 785.899.7581

County Clerk has newspapers from 1898,
school and census records.
City Clerk has birth, death records, land records from 1887.
Probate Judge has marriage and probate records from 1886.
Clerk District Court has divorce and court records from 1887. [1]

History

Parent County

1873--Sherman County was created 6 March 1867 from unorganized territory. County seat: Goodland [2]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

 

Resources

Cemeteries

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

  • Sherman 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), Sherman 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).