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Kansas Historical Society 
6425 SW 6th Avenue
Topeka, KS 66615-1099
Telephone: 785-272-8681 
Archives Catalog

Collection relating to Indian Genealogy at Kansas State Historical Society

  • James Burnett Abbott Collection. 1815-1896 (Shawnee Indians)
  • William E. Connelly.
  • Jotham Meeker Collection: Guide to the microfilm edition of the Jotham Meeker Papers, 1825-1864, in the Kansas State Historical Society FHL 978.1 A1 No. 61
    Genealogy resources of the state historical society include various name indexes, some vital records, newspapers, censuses, Indian records, some county records, military indexes, personal papers.
  • Johan G. Pratt Collection 1834-1899. FHL first film 812758
  • George J. Remsburg 1891-1971 (Kickapoo Indians)
  • Charles and Sara T. D. Robinson Collection 1834-191 Charles administration of the Haskell Institute. Guide to the microfilm edition of the Private Papers of Charles and Sara T. D. Robinson, 1834-1911: in the Kansas State Historical Society. FHL 978.1 A1 No 62
  • George Allen Root Collection (Kickapoo, and Potawatomi, Indians)
  • St. Louis Superintency Collection 1807-1855. 33 Volumes
  • Allen T. Ward Collection
  • History of Indian Mission Schools. 1837-1879

The Kansas Genealogical Society and Online Library
Co-located with the Kansas Society Daughters of the American Revolution Library at the Village Square Mall
2601 Central Avenue
Dodge City, Kansas
Library Telephone:  620-225-1951

The society was founded to preserve genealogical, biographical, historical and educational data relating to the ancestry of society members and the founders of our country.It offers various online collections such as:

  • pedigree charts of their members
  • clippings of anniversaries, birthdays and reunions
  • an obituary index
  • an online catalog