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''[[United States|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Kansas]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]'' '''Finney County''' <br>
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'''Finney 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 = Finney County
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| county_map = 200px-Map of Kansas highlighting Finney 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 = Garden City
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| building image = Finney 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 = '''[[Finney County, Kansas Courthouse|Finney County Courthouse]]'''<br>425 N. 8th Street<br>Garden City, Kansas 67846-0450<br>Phone: 316.272.3051
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== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
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[http://www.finneycounty.org/ Finney County Courthouse]<br>3119 N 9th Street <br>PO Box M; <br>Garden City, KS 67846-0450<br>Phone: 316.272.3051<br><br>Formerly Sequoyah County Name changed to Finney 21 Feb 1883<br>Probate Judge has marriage and probate records from 1885.<br>Clerk District Court has divorce and court records from 1885. <ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Finney County, Kansas page 250, {{WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.</ref>
  
 
== History  ==
 
== History  ==
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==== Parent County  ====
 
==== Parent County  ====
  
*'''1873--'''Finney County was created 6 March 1873 from [[Marion_County,_Kansas|Marion]] County. '''County seat:''' Garden City <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
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*'''1873--'''Finney County was created 6 March 1873 from [[Marion County, Kansas|Marion]] County. '''County seat:''' Garden City <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
  
 
==== Boundary Changes  ====
 
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==== Neighboring Counties  ====
 
==== Neighboring Counties  ====
  
*[[Grant_County,_Kansas|Grant]]
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*[[Grant County, Kansas|Grant]]  
*[[Gray_County,_Kansas|Gray]]
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*[[Gray County, Kansas|Gray]]  
*[[Haskell_County,_Kansas|Haskell]]
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*[[Haskell County, Kansas|Haskell]]  
*[[Hodgeman_County,_Kansas|Hodgeman]]
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*[[Hodgeman County, Kansas|Hodgeman]]  
*[[Kearny_County,_Kansas|Kearny]]
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*[[Kearny County, Kansas|Kearny]]  
*[[Lane_County,_Kansas|Lane]]
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*[[Lane County, Kansas|Lane]]  
*[[Ness_County,_Kansas|Ness]]
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*[[Ness County, Kansas|Ness]]  
*[[Scott_County,_Kansas|Scott]]
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*[[Scott County, Kansas|Scott]]
  
 
== Resources  ==
 
== Resources  ==
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==== Military  ====
 
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*For information about Civil War records see [[Marion County, Kansas|Marion]] County.<br>
  
 
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== Societies and Libraries  ==
 
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==== Family History Centers<br>  ====
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*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]
  
 
== 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=203789&subject_disp=Kansas%2C+Finney&columns=*,0,0 Family History Library Catalog]
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*[http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/KS/Finney/ Finney County, Kansas Genealogy and Family History] (Linkpendium)
  
 
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United States Gotoarrow.png Kansas Gotoarrow.png Finney County

Finney 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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Finney County, Kansas
Map
Map of Kansas highlighting Finney 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 Garden City
Courthouse
Photo courtesy [[]]
Address Finney County Courthouse
425 N. 8th Street
Garden City, Kansas 67846-0450
Phone: 316.272.3051



County Courthouse

Finney County Courthouse
3119 N 9th Street
PO Box M;
Garden City, KS 67846-0450
Phone: 316.272.3051

Formerly Sequoyah County Name changed to Finney 21 Feb 1883
Probate Judge has marriage and probate records from 1885.
Clerk District Court has divorce and court records from 1885. [1]

History

Parent County

  • 1873--Finney County was created 6 March 1873 from Marion County. County seat: Garden City [2]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

  • For information about Civil War records see Marion County.

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), Finney County, Kansas page 250, 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).