Wallace County, Kansas Genealogy

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Wallace 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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Wallace County, Kansas
Map
Map of Kansas highlighting Wallace County
Location in the state of Kansas
Map of the U.S. highlighting Kansas
Location of Kansas in the U.S.
Facts
Founded March 2, 1868
County Seat Sharon Springs
Courthouse
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Address Wallace County Courthouse
313 Main Street
Sharon Springs, Kansas 67758-9998
Phone: 785.852.4282



County Courthouse

Wallace County Courthouse;
313 Main Street
Sharon Springs, KS 67758
Phone: 785.852.4282

County Clerk has birth, marriage and death records 1895-1911.
Clerk District Court has divorce records.
Probate Judge has probate and court records.
Register of Deeds has land records. [1]

History

Parent County

1868--Wallace County was created 2 March 1868 from unorganized territory. County seat: Sharon Springs [2]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

  • Wallace County was organized 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), Wallace County, Kansas page 256, 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).