McPherson County, Kansas Genealogy

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Online Records


County Courthouse

McPherson County Courthouse
117 N Maple St; PO Box 425;
McPherson, KS 67460
Phone: 316.241.3656

County Clerk has birth records 1874-1911,
marriage records 1887-1911, death records 1886-2922 and local census 1932.
Clerk District Court has divorce and court records from 1873,
probate records from 1870 and naturalization records.
Register of Deeds has land records. [1]

History

Parent County

  • 1867--McPherson County was created 26 February 1867 from Marion County. County seat: McPherson [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

Indices of McPherson County, Kansas Wills and Probate Records, McPherson County Old Mill Museum

Taxation

Vital Records

The McPherson County, Kansas Official Website (Click "Department" tab, then "Clerk/Elections") has a partial list of early births, deaths, and marriages that occurred in the county.

Marriage and Divorce Records

McPherson County Research Library & Archives, McPherson County Old Mill Museum 


Societies and Libraries

Family History Centers

Web Sites

References

  1. Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), McPherson County, Kansas page 253, 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).