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== County Courthouse  ==
 
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[http://www.fordcounty.net/ Ford County Courthouse]<br>100 Gunsmoke<br> Dodge City, KS 67801<br> Phone: 316.277.3184<br><br>County Clerk has birth, death and burial records.<br>Probate Judge has marriage, probate and court records.<br>Clerk District Court has divorce records.<br>County Clerk has land records. <ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Ford County, Kansas page 250, {{WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.</ref>
  
 
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*'''1873--'''Ford County was created 6 March 1873 from [[Marion_County,_Kansas|Marion]] County and unorganized territory. '''County seat:''' Dodge 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--'''Ford County was created 6 March 1873 from [[Marion County, Kansas|Marion]] County and unorganized territory. '''County seat:''' Dodge City <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
  
 
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==== Neighboring Counties  ====
 
==== Neighboring Counties  ====
  
*[[Clark_County,_Kansas|Clark]]
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*[[Clark County, Kansas|Clark]]  
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*[[Edwards County, Kansas|Edwards]]<span id="fck_dom_range_temp_1231961968265_813" />  
*[[Gray_County,_Kansas|Gray]]
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*[[Gray County, Kansas|Gray]]  
*[[Hodgeman_County,_Kansas|Hodgeman]]
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*[[Hodgeman County, Kansas|Hodgeman]]  
*[[Kiowa_County,_Kansas|Kiowa]]
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*[[Kiowa County, Kansas|Kiowa]]  
*[[Meade_County,_Kansas|Meade]]
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*[[Meade County, Kansas|Meade]]
  
 
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*For information about Civil War records see [[Marion County, Kansas|Marion]] County.<br>
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*'''[[Kansas Soldiers|Death-Burial Records Soldiers Home]]'''
  
 
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'''[[Kansas Soldiers|Death-Burial Records Soldiers Home]]'''
  
 
== Societies and Libraries  ==
 
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*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]
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*[[Garden City 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=203794&subject_disp=Kansas%2C+Ford&columns=*,0,0 Family History Library Catalog]
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*[http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/KS/Ford/ Ford County, Kansas Genealogy and Family History] (Linkpendium)
  
 
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Revision as of 20:04, 3 December 2012

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United States  > Kansas > Ford County

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Online Records


County Courthouse

Ford County Courthouse
100 Gunsmoke
Dodge City, KS 67801
Phone: 316.277.3184

County Clerk has birth, death and burial records.
Probate Judge has marriage, probate and court records.
Clerk District Court has divorce records.
County Clerk has land records. [1]

History

Parent County

  • 1873--Ford County was created 6 March 1873 from Marion County and unorganized territory. County seat: Dodge City [2]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Newspapers

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

Death-Burial Records Soldiers Home

Societies and Libraries

Family History Centers

Web Sites

References

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