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Revision as of 02:06, 29 March 2012

Template:Kansas-stubUnited States  > Kansas > Ellis County

County Courthouse

Ellis County Kansas Courthouse.jpg

History

Parent County

1867--Ellis County was created 26 February 1867 from unorganized territory. County seat: Hays [1]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

  • Ellis
  • Hays

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

  • Ellis County was not organized until after the Civil War so no Civil War enlistment records exist.

Newspapers

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

Societies and Libraries

Ellis Public Library: Library holdings can be searched in Pathfinder Central. The library may have cataloged unique items related to genealogy and local history, in addition to published works for this area.

Family History Centers

Web Sites

References

  1. The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).