Meade County, Kansas Genealogy

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Meade 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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Online Records


County Courthouse

Meade County Courthouse
200 N Fowler St; PO Box 278;
Meade, KS 67864;
Phone: 316.873.8700

Reorganized 7 Mar 1885
Probate Judge has birth, marriage, probate and court records.
City Clerk has burial record.
Clerk District Court has divorce records.
Register of Deeds has land records. [1]

History

Parent County

1873--Meade County was created 8 January 1873 from unorganized territory. County seat: Meade [2]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

  • Meade 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), Meade 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).