Kiowa County, Kansas Genealogy

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Kiowa 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



Kiowa County, Kansas
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Map of Kansas highlighting Kiowa County
Location in the state of Kansas
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Location of Kansas in the U.S.
Facts
Founded February 10, 1886
County Seat Greensburg
Courthouse
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Address Kiowa County Courthouse
211 E. Florida
Greensburg, Kansas 67054
Phone: 316.723.3366


County Courthouse


Kiowa County Courthouse
211 E Florida
Greensburg, KS 67054
Phone: 316.723.3366

Clerk District Court has marriage, probate and naturalization records
Register of Deeds has land records from 1886 and military discharge records. [1]

History

Parent County

  • 1886--Kiowa County was created 10 February 1886 from Comanche and Edwards Counties. County seat: Greensburg [2]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

  • For information about Civil War records see Marion County.

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), Kiowa County, Kansas page 252, 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).