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Stevens 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

Stevens County, Kansas
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Map of Kansas highlighting Stevens 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 Hugoton
Courthouse
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Address Stevens County Courthouse
200 E. 6th Street
Hugoton, Kansas 67951-2652
Phone: 316.544.2541


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County Courthouse


Stevens County Courthouse
200 E 6th Street
Hugoton, KS 67951-2652
Phone: 316.544.2541

Probate Court has probate records.
Register of Deeds has land records. [1]

History

Parent County

1873--Stevens County was created 6 March 1873 from Indian Lands. County seat: Hugoton [2]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Church

Court

Land

Land and property records can place an ancestor in a particular location, provide economic information, and reveal family relationships. Land records include: deeds, abstracts and indexes, mortgages, leases, grants and land patents.

See Kansas Land and Property for additional information about early Kansas land grants. After land was transferred to private ownership, subsequent transactions were usually recorded at the county courthouse, where records are currently housed.

Local Histories

Maps

Military

  • Stevens 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), Stevens 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).



 

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