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Grant 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.  
 
Grant 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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| building address = '''[[Grant County, Kansas Courthouse|Grant County Courthouse]]'''<br>108 S. Glenn Street<br>Ulysses, Kansas 67880-2551<br>Phone: 316.356.1335
 
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== County Courthouse  ==

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Grant 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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Grant County, Kansas
Map
Map of Kansas highlighting Grant County
Location in the state of Kansas
Map of the U.S. highlighting Kansas
Location of Kansas in the U.S.
Facts
Founded Ulysses, 1873
County Seat
Courthouse
Photo courtesy [[]]
Address Grant County Courthouse
108 S. Glenn Street
Ulysses, Kansas 67880-2551
Phone: 316.356.1335


County Courthouse

Grant County Courthouse
108 S Glenn
Ulysses, KS 67880-2551
Phone: 316.356.1335

Probate Judge has marriage records.
Clerk Disrict Court divorce, probate, and court records.
Register of Deeds has land records.
City Clerk has cemetery records; local census taken every year. [1]

History

Parent County

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

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

  • Grant County was not organized until 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), Grant County, Kansas page 251, 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).