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''[[United States|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Kansas]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]'' '''Crawford County''' <br>
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'''Crawford 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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| county = Crawford County
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| state = Kansas
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| founded title = [[Kansas County Creation Dates and Parent Counties|Founded]]
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| founded year = 1867
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| founded date = February 13
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| seat wl = Girard
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| building image = Crawford county courthouse.gif
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| building image cap = Photo courtesy [[]]
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| building address = '''[[Crawford County, Kansas Courthouse|Crawford County Courthouse]]'''<br>P.O. Box 289<br>Girard, Kansas 66743-0249<br>Phone: 316.724.6115
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== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
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[http://www.crawfordcountykansas.org/ Crawford County Courthouse]<br>PO Box 249; <br>Girard, KS 66743-0249<br> Phone: 316.724.6115<br><br>County Clerk has birth and death records 1886-1911 <br>and burial records 1860’s-1976. <br>Clerk District Court has marriage, divorce, probate, court and naturalization records.<br>Register of Deeds has land records from 1869 military records. <ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Crawford County, Kansas page 249 {{WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.</ref>
  
 
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*For information about Civil War records see [[Bourbon County, Kansas|Bourbon]] County.<br>
  
 
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*The Crawford County Genealogical Society can be contacted by e-mail at [mailto:genealogy@pittsburg.lib.ks.us genealogy@pittsburg.lib.ks.us] or at 308 N. Walnut, Pittsburg, KS 66762.  
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*The Crawford County Genealogical Society can be contacted by e-mail at [mailto:genealogy@pittsburg.lib.ks.us genealogy@pittsburg.lib.ks.us] or at 308 N. Walnut, Pittsburg, KS 66762.
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*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]
  
 
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Revision as of 17:25, 1 February 2013

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Crawford 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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Crawford County, Kansas
Map
Map of Kansas highlighting Crawford County
Location in the state of Kansas
Map of the U.S. highlighting Kansas
Location of Kansas in the U.S.
Facts
Founded February 13, 1867
County Seat Girard
Courthouse
Photo courtesy [[]]
Address Crawford County Courthouse
P.O. Box 289
Girard, Kansas 66743-0249
Phone: 316.724.6115


County Courthouse

Crawford County Courthouse
PO Box 249;
Girard, KS 66743-0249
Phone: 316.724.6115

County Clerk has birth and death records 1886-1911
and burial records 1860’s-1976.
Clerk District Court has marriage, divorce, probate, court and naturalization records.
Register of Deeds has land records from 1869 military records. [1]

History

Parent County

  • 1867--Crawford County was created 13 February 1867 from Bourbon and Cherokee Counties. County seat: Girard [2]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

The Crawford County Genealogical Society offer several CD's for sale.  One of those is Tombstone Transcriptions of All Known Cemeteries in Crawford County, Kansas 1867-1976.  The price of this CD is $12 for members of the Genealogical Society and $22 for non-members.  Membership is $13 per year.

Some Crawford County burials can be found online at http://skyways.lib.ks.ur/genweb/crawfor/cemetery.html or http://www.interment.net/us/ks/crawford.htm.

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

  • For information about Civil War records see Bourbon County.

Newspapers

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

Births
Marriages
Deaths

Societies and Libraries

Family History Centers

Web Sites

References

  1. Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Crawford County, Kansas page 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).