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''[[United States|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Kansas]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]'' '''Cheyenne County''' <br>
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'''Cheyenne 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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{{KSDC}} {{Infobox U.S. County
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| county = Cheyenne County
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| county_map = 200px-Map of Kansas highlighting Cheyenne County svg.bmp
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| state = Kansas
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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 = 1873
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| founded date = March 6
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| seat wl = St. Francis
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| building image = Cheyenne 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 = '''[[Cheyenne County, Kansas Courthouse|Cheyenne County Courthouse]]'''<br>P.O. Box 985<br>St. Francis, Kansas 67756-0646<br>Phone: 785.332.2401
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== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
  
[http://www.cheyennecounty.org/ Cheyenne County Courthouse ]<br>PO Box 985; <br>St. Francis, KS 67756-0646<br>Phone: 785.332.2401&nbsp;<br><br>Clerk District Court has marriage records from 1886, <br>divorce, court&nbsp;and probate records from 1892;<br>Register of Deeds has land records from mid-1800’s <br>and military discharge records from 1919<ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Cherokee County, Kansas 249 {WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.</ref>
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[http://www.cheyennecounty.org/ Cheyenne County Courthouse ]<br>PO Box 985; <br>St. Francis, KS 67756-0646<br>Phone: 785.332.2401<br><br>Clerk District Court has marriage records from 1886, <br>divorce, court and probate records from 1892.<br>Register of Deeds has land records from mid-1800’s <br>and military discharge records from 1919. <ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Cherokee County, Kansas 249 {{WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.</ref>  
  
 
== History  ==
 
== History  ==

Revision as of 17:22, 1 February 2013

United States Gotoarrow.png Kansas Gotoarrow.png Cheyenne County

Cheyenne 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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Cheyenne County, Kansas
Map
Map of Kansas highlighting Cheyenne County
Location in the state of Kansas
Map of the U.S. highlighting Kansas
Location of Kansas in the U.S.
Facts
Founded March 6, 1873
County Seat St. Francis
Courthouse
Photo courtesy [[]]
Address Cheyenne County Courthouse
P.O. Box 985
St. Francis, Kansas 67756-0646
Phone: 785.332.2401



County Courthouse

Cheyenne County Courthouse
PO Box 985;
St. Francis, KS 67756-0646
Phone: 785.332.2401

Clerk District Court has marriage records from 1886,
divorce, court and probate records from 1892.
Register of Deeds has land records from mid-1800’s
and military discharge records from 1919. [1]

History

Parent County

1873--Cheyenne County was created 6 March 1873 from unorganized territory. County seat: Francis [2]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

  • Cheyenne County was not organized until after the Civil War.  No records of men enlisting from Cheyenne County exist.

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), Cherokee County, Kansas 249 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).