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{{stub}}''[[United States|United States ]] > [[Kansas|Kansas]] > Chase County''  
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''[[United States|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Kansas]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]'' '''Chase County''' <br>
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'''Chase 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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<br> {{KSDC}}
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{{Infobox U.S. County
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| county = Chase County
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| county_map = 200px-Map of Kansas highlighting Chase County svg.bmp
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| state = Kansas
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| state_map = KS-map.png
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| latd = 39.99
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| longd = 91.19
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| founded title = [[Kansas County Creation Dates and Parent Counties|Founded]]
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| founded year = 1859
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| founded date = February 11
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| seat wl = Cottonwood Falls
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| building image = Butler county courthouse.gif
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| building image size = 100px
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| building image cap = Photo courtesy [[]]
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| building address = '''[[Chase County, Kansas Courthouse|Chase County Courthouse]]'''<br>Courthouse Square<br>Cottonwood Falls, Kansas 66845-0547<br>Phone: 316.273.6423
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== 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 of Deeds has land records. <br>Probate 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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Chase 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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Chase County, Kansas
Map
Map of Kansas highlighting Chase County
Location in the state of Kansas
Map of the U.S. highlighting Kansas
Location of Kansas in the U.S.
Facts
Founded February 11, 1859
County Seat Cottonwood Falls
Courthouse
Photo courtesy [[]]
Address Chase County Courthouse
Courthouse Square
Cottonwood Falls, Kansas 66845-0547
Phone: 316.273.6423


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 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).