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{{stub}}''[[United States|United States ]] > [[Kansas|Kansas]] > Chase County''  
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{{Kansas-stub}}''[[United States|United States ]] > [[Kansas|Kansas]] > Chase County''  
  
 
== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
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[http://www.chasecountyks.org/ Chase County Courthouse]<br>Courthouse Square<br>Cottonwood Falls, KS 66845<br>Phone: 316.273.6423 <br>
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County Clerk has birth records 1886-1911 and death records 1886-1910; <br>Register&nbsp;of Deeds has land records; Probate &nbsp;Judge has probate records<ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Chase County, Kansas 248 {WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.</ref>
  
 
== History  ==
 
== History  ==
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==== Parent County  ====
 
==== Parent County  ====
  
*'''1859--'''Chase County was created 11 February 1859 from [[Butler_County,_Kansas|Butler]] and Wise (Old)&nbsp;Counties. '''County seat:''' Cottonwood Falls <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
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*'''1859--'''Chase County was created 11 February 1859 from [[Butler County, Kansas|Butler]] and Wise (Old)&nbsp;Counties. '''County seat:''' Cottonwood Falls <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
  
 
==== Boundary Changes  ====
 
==== Boundary Changes  ====
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==== Neighboring Counties  ====
 
==== Neighboring Counties  ====
  
*[[Butler_County,_Kansas|Butler]]
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*[[Butler County, Kansas|Butler]]  
*[[Greenwood_County,_Kansas|Greenwood]]
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*[[Greenwood County, Kansas|Greenwood]]  
*[[Lyon_County,_Kansas|Lyon]]
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*[[Lyon County, Kansas|Lyon]]  
*[[Marion_County,_Kansas|Marion]]
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*[[Marion County, Kansas|Marion]]  
*[[Morris_County,_Kansas|Morris]]
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*[[Morris County, Kansas|Morris]]
  
 
== Resources  ==
 
== Resources  ==
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==== Military  ====
 
==== Military  ====
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&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; Men from Chase County enlisted in the following regiments and companies in the Civil War:
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*&nbsp;[[1st_Regiment,_Kansas_Infantry|Regiment 1]]
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*&nbsp;[[2nd Regiment, Kansas Infantry|Regiment 2]], Companies Fand D&nbsp;
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*&nbsp;[[5th Regiment, Kansas Cavalry|Regiment 5]] Cavalry
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*&nbsp;Regiment 6, Missouri&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;
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*[[7th Regiment, Kansas Militia Infantry|Regiment&nbsp;7]], Company H
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*&nbsp;[[9th Regiment, Kansas Militia Infantry|Regiment 9]], Companies B, D, I, M
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*&nbsp;[[10th Regiment, Kansas Infantry|Regiment 10]], Companies I and Q
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*&nbsp;[[11th Regiment, Kansas Infantry|Regiment 11]], Companies &nbsp;M and C, [[11th Regiment, Kansas Cavalry|Cavalry]]
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*&nbsp;[[15th Regiment, Kansas Militia Infantry|Regiment 15]], Company H
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*&nbsp;[[17th Regiment, Kansas Infantry|Regiment 17]], Company C.&nbsp;&nbsp; Regiments are infantry unless otherwise noted.
  
 
==== Newspapers  ====
 
==== Newspapers  ====
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==== Obituaries  ====
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[http://skyways.lib.ks.us/genweb/chase/deathindex.html Chase County Death and Obituary Index] for the period 1863-2005. Index gives name and newspaper date of obituary and provides information ordering a copy.
  
 
==== Probate  ====
 
==== Probate  ====
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== Societies and Libraries  ==
 
== Societies and Libraries  ==
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==== Family History Centers<br> ====
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*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]
  
 
== Web Sites  ==
 
== Web Sites  ==
  
 
*USGenWeb project. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select the state, then the county.  
 
*USGenWeb project. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select the state, then the county.  
*[http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=localitydetails&subject=203679&subject_disp=Kansas%2C+Chase&columns=*,0,0 Family History Library Catalog]
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*{{FHL|Kansas%2C+Chase|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}
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*[http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/KS/Chase/ Chase County, Kansas Genealogy and Family History] (Linkpendium)
  
 
== References  ==
 
== References  ==
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Revision as of 17:47, 2 July 2012

Template:Kansas-stubUnited States  > Kansas > Chase County

County Courthouse

Chase County Courthouse
Courthouse Square
Cottonwood Falls, KS 66845
Phone: 316.273.6423

County Clerk has birth records 1886-1911 and death records 1886-1910;
Register of Deeds has land records; Probate  Judge has probate records[1]

History

Parent County

  • 1859--Chase County was created 11 February 1859 from Butler and Wise (Old) Counties. County seat: Cottonwood Falls [2]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

     Men from Chase County enlisted in the following regiments and companies in the Civil War:

Newspapers

Obituaries

Chase County Death and Obituary Index for the period 1863-2005. Index gives name and newspaper date of obituary and provides information ordering a copy.

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), Chase County, Kansas 248 {WorldCat|50140092|disp=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).