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== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
  
[http://www.greenwoodcounty.org/ Greenwood County Courthouse]<br>311 N Main; PO Box 268<br>Eureka, KS 67045-1321 Phone: 316.583.7421&nbsp;<br><br>County Clerk has birth records 1885-1947, <br>marriage records 1885-1911 and death records 1885-1965; Clerk District Court has divorce, probate and court records; Register of Deeds has land and military records<ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Greenwood County, Kansas page 251, {WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.</ref>
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[http://www.greenwoodcounty.org/ Greenwood County Courthouse]<br>311 N Main; PO Box 268<br>Eureka, KS 67045-1321 Phone: 316.583.7421<br><br>County Clerk has birth records 1885-1947, <br>marriage records 1885-1911 and death records 1885-1965. <br>Clerk District Court has divorce, probate and court records. <br>Register of Deeds has land and military records. <ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Greenwood County, Kansas page 251, {{WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.</ref>
  
 
== History  ==
 
== History  ==

Revision as of 20:29, 29 November 2012

Template:Kansas-stubUnited States  > Kansas > Greenwood County

County Courthouse

Greenwood County Courthouse
311 N Main; PO Box 268
Eureka, KS 67045-1321 Phone: 316.583.7421

County Clerk has birth records 1885-1947,
marriage records 1885-1911 and death records 1885-1965.
Clerk District Court has divorce, probate and court records.
Register of Deeds has land and military records. [1]

History

Parent County

1855--Greenwood County was created 30 August 1855 as an original county. County seat: Eureka [2]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

    During the Civil War men from Greenwood County enlisted in the 1st Kansas Volunteer Infantry Regiment, the 12th Kansas Volunteer Infantry Regiment, Company K, and the 14th Regiment Kansas Volunteer Cavalry.  Men from Wilson, Woodson and Greenwood counties organized a mounted militia regiment in 1861.

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), Greenwood 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).