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''[[United States|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Kansas]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]'' '''Coffey County''' <br>
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'''Coffey 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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{{Infobox U.S. County
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| county = Coffey County
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| county_map = 200px-Map of Kansas highlighting Coffey 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 = 1855
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| founded date = August 30
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| seat wl = Burlington
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| building image = Coffey 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 = '''[[Coffey County, Kansas Courthouse|Coffey County Courthouse]]'''<br>110 S. 6th Street<br>Burlington, Kansas 66839<br>Phone: 620.364.2191
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== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
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<br>[http://www.coffeycountyks.org/ Coffey County Courthouse]<br>6th &amp; Neosho<br>Burlington, KS 66839<br>Phone: 620.364.2191<br><br>Clerk District Court has birth and death records 1892-1910,<br>marriage records from 1855, divorce, probate and court records from 1857.<br>Register of Deeds has land records from 1857.<br>Historical Society and Public Library have cemetery books. <ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Coffey County, Kansas 249 {{WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.</ref>
  
 
== History  ==
 
== History  ==
  
 
==== Parent County  ====
 
==== Parent County  ====
'''1855--'''Coffey County was created 30 August 1855 as an original county. '''County seat:''' Burlington <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
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'''1855--'''Coffey County was created 30 August 1855 as an original county. '''County seat:''' Burlington <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>  
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==== Boundary Changes  ====
 
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==== Neighboring Counties  ====
 
==== Neighboring Counties  ====
  
*[[Allen_County,_Kansas|Allen]]
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*[[Allen County, Kansas|Allen]]  
*[[Anderson_County,_Kansas|Anderson]]
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*[[Anderson County, Kansas|Anderson]]  
*[[Franklin_County,_Kansas|Franklin]]
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*[[Franklin County, Kansas|Franklin]]  
*[[Greenwood_County,_Kansas|Greenwood]]
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*[[Greenwood County, Kansas|Greenwood]]  
*[[Lyon_County,_Kansas|Lyon]]
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*[[Lyon County, Kansas|Lyon]]  
*[[Osage_County,_Kansas|Osage]]
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*[[Osage County, Kansas|Osage]]  
*[[Woodson_County,_Kansas|Woodson]]
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*[[Woodson County, Kansas|Woodson]]
  
 
== Resources  ==
 
== Resources  ==
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==== Military  ====
 
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*Men from Atchison County enlisted in 1st Infantry Regiment, Company A.
  
 
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== Societies and Libraries  ==
 
== Societies and Libraries  ==
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==== Family History Centers  ====
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*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]
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*[[Colby Kansas Family History Center]]
  
 
== 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=203713&subject_disp=Kansas%2C+Coffey&columns=*,0,0 Family History Library Catalog]
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*{{FHL|Kansas%2C+Coffey|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}
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*[http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/KS/Coffey/ Coffey County, Kansas Genealogy and Family History] (Linkpendium)
  
 
== References  ==
 
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Revision as of 17:24, 1 February 2013

United States Gotoarrow.png Kansas Gotoarrow.png Coffey County

Coffey 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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Coffey County, Kansas
Map
Map of Kansas highlighting Coffey County
Location in the state of Kansas
Map of the U.S. highlighting Kansas
Location of Kansas in the U.S.
Facts
Founded August 30, 1855
County Seat Burlington
Courthouse
Photo courtesy [[]]
Address Coffey County Courthouse
110 S. 6th Street
Burlington, Kansas 66839
Phone: 620.364.2191


County Courthouse


Coffey County Courthouse
6th & Neosho
Burlington, KS 66839
Phone: 620.364.2191

Clerk District Court has birth and death records 1892-1910,
marriage records from 1855, divorce, probate and court records from 1857.
Register of Deeds has land records from 1857.
Historical Society and Public Library have cemetery books. [1]

History

Parent County

1855--Coffey County was created 30 August 1855 as an original county. County seat: Burlington [2]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

  • Men from Atchison County enlisted in 1st Infantry Regiment, Company A.

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), Coffey 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).