Wyandotte County, Kansas

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== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
  
[http://www.wycokck.org/ Wyandotte County Courthouse]<br>710 N 7th Street<br>Kansas City, KS 66112<br>Phone: 913.573.2800<br><br>City Clerk has birth and death records. Probate Judge has marriage and probate records<br>Clerk District Court has divorce records. <br>Register of Deeds has land records. <ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Wyandotte County, Kansas page 257, {{WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.</ref>
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[http://www.wycokck.org/ Wyandotte County Courthouse]<br>710 N 7th Street<br>Kansas City, KS 66112<br>Phone: 913.573.2800<br><br>City Clerk has birth and death records. Probate Judge has marriage and probate records<br>Clerk District Court has divorce records. <br>Register of Deeds has land records. <ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Wyandotte County, Kansas page 257, {{WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.</ref>  
  
 
== History  ==
 
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==== Military  ====
 
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During the Civil War men from this county enlisted in the [[1st_Regiment,_Kansas_Infantry|1st Regiment Kansas Infantry Volunteers]], [[1st_Regiment,_Kansas_Colored_Infantry|1st Regiment Kansas Colored Troops]], [[2nd_Regiment,_Kansas_Infantry|2nd Regiment Kansas Infantry]], [[5th_Regiment,_Kansas_Cavalry|5th Regiment Kansas Cavalry]], [[6th_Regiment,_Kansas_Cavalry|6th Regiment Kansas Cavalry]], [[10th_Regiment,_Kansas_Infantry|10th Regiment Kansas Infantry]], 12th Regiment Kansas Cavalry,&nbsp; [[15th Regiment, Kansas Cavalry|15th Regiment, Kansas Cavalry]], Company E, and the[[16th_Regiment,_Kansas_Cavalry|16th Regiment Kansas Cavalry]].
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During the Civil War men from this county enlisted in the [[1st Regiment, Kansas Infantry|1st Regiment Kansas Infantry Volunteers]], [[1st Regiment, Kansas Colored Infantry|1st Regiment Kansas Colored Troops]], [[2nd Regiment, Kansas Infantry|2nd Regiment Kansas Infantry]], [[5th Regiment, Kansas Cavalry|5th Regiment Kansas Cavalry]], [[6th Regiment, Kansas Cavalry|6th Regiment Kansas Cavalry]], [[10th Regiment, Kansas Infantry|10th Regiment Kansas Infantry]], 12th Regiment Kansas Cavalry,&nbsp; [[15th Regiment, Kansas Cavalry|15th Regiment, Kansas Cavalry]], Company E, and the[[16th Regiment, Kansas Cavalry|16th Regiment Kansas Cavalry]].  
  
 
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Contents

County Courthouse

Wyandotte County Courthouse
710 N 7th Street
Kansas City, KS 66112
Phone: 913.573.2800

City Clerk has birth and death records. Probate Judge has marriage and probate records
Clerk District Court has divorce records.
Register of Deeds has land records. [1]

History

Parent County

1859--Wyandotte County was created 29 January 1859 from Leavenworth and Johnson Counties.
County seat: Kansas City [2]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Cemetery Index - Wyandotte County Historical Museum - Trowbridge Research Library [1]

BillionGraves:

Church

LDS Ward and Branch Records

  • Kansas City

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Migration

Early migration routes to and from Wyandotte County, Kansas for European and African American settlers included:

Military

During the Civil War men from this county enlisted in the 1st Regiment Kansas Infantry Volunteers, 1st Regiment Kansas Colored Troops, 2nd Regiment Kansas Infantry, 5th Regiment Kansas Cavalry, 6th Regiment Kansas Cavalry, 10th Regiment Kansas Infantry, 12th Regiment Kansas Cavalry,  15th Regiment, Kansas Cavalry, Company E, and the16th Regiment Kansas Cavalry.

Newspapers

Probate

Taxation

Tax List for Wyandotte County - Wyandotte County Historical Museum - Trowbridge Research Library [2]

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), Wyandotte County, Kansas page 257, 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).
  3. National Park Service, "(Auto Tour Route) Maps" in Oregon National Historic Trail at http://www.nps.gov/oreg/planyourvisit/maps.htm (accessed 18 July 2011).
  4. National Park Service, "(Auto Tour Route) Maps" in California National Historic Trail at http://www.nps.gov/cali/planyourvisit/maps.htm (accessed 18 July 2011).
  5. National Park Service, "Auto Tour Route Maps" in Mormon Pioneer National Historic Trail at http://www.nps.gov/mopi/planyourvisit/maps.htm (accessed 18 July 2011).