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==== Neighboring Counties  ====

Revision as of 15:12, 4 May 2010

United States  > Kansas > Ellsworth County

County Courthouse

History

Parent County

  • 1867--Ellsworth County was created 26 February 1867 from Marion County and unorganized territory.

County seat: Ellsworth [1]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

  • Ellsworth
  • Holyrood
  • Kanopolis
  • Wilson

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Kanopolis Cemetery Index gives:

  • Name 
  • Date of birth
  • D of death
  • Block
  • Lot
  • Plot
  • MilitaryBranch
  • Plot Owner

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Newspapers

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

Societies and Libraries

Web Sites

  • USGenWeb project. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select the state, then the county.
  • Family History Library Catalog

References

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