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Chautauqua County; 215 N Chautauqua; Sedan, KS 67361; Ph. 316.725.3282 Details: (Reg of Deeds has d &amp; bur rec from 1871, land rec from 1870 &amp; mil rec from 1940; Pro Judge has m &amp; pro rec; Clk Dis Ct has div &amp; ct rec)
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Chautauqua County Courthouse<br> 215 N Chautauqua<br> Sedan, KS 67361<br> Phone: 316.725.3282 <br>
  
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Register of Deeds has death and burial records from 1871, <br>land records from 1870 and military records from 1940; <br>Probate Judge has marriage and probate records; <br>Clerk District&nbsp;Court has divorce and court records<ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Chautauqua County, Indiana 211 {WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.</ref>
  
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Revision as of 17:00, 2 July 2012

United States  > Kansas > Chautauqua County

How do I find birth, marriage or death information?

Birth, marriage and death information can be found in vital records. Information about these events may also be found in other records. Registration of births and deaths by the state began in July 1911, marriages in May 1913.

County births and deaths before July 1911
County Marriages before May 1913
State births and deaths from July 1911
State marriages from May 1913


How do I find a map showing where a person lived in the county?

Places/Localities Maps


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County Courthouse

Chautauqua County Courthouse
215 N Chautauqua
Sedan, KS 67361
Phone: 316.725.3282

Register of Deeds has death and burial records from 1871,
land records from 1870 and military records from 1940;
Probate Judge has marriage and probate records;
Clerk District Court has divorce and court records[1]


History

Parent County

1875--Chautauqua County was created 3 March 1875 from Howard (Old) County. County seat: Sedan [2]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss


Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories


Military

  • For information about Civil War records see Howard County.

Newspapers

Probate

Taxation


Societies and Libraries

Family History Centers

External Links

References

  1. Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Chautauqua County, Indiana 211 {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).