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''[[United States|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Kansas]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]'' '''Geary County'''
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'''Geary 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 = Geary County
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| county_map = 200px-Map of Kansas highlighting Geary 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 = 1855
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| founded date = August 30
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| seat wl = Junction City
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| building image = Geary 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 = '''[[Geary County, Kansas Courthouse|Geary County Courthouse]]'''<br>139 E. 8th Street<br>Junction City, Kansas 66441<br>Phone: 785.472.3022
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== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
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[http://www.geary.kansasgov.com/ Geary County Courthouse]<br>8th &amp; Franklin; <br>Junction City, KS 66441<br>Phone: 785.238.3912<br><br>Formerly Davis County. Name changed to Geary 28 Feb 1889.<br>Probate Court has marriage and probate from 1860.<br>Clerk District Court has divorce records from 1860.<br>County Court has court records from 1937.<br>Register of Deeds has land records from 1858. <ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Geary County, Kansas page 250, {{WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.</ref>
  
 
== History  ==
 
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== Societies and Libraries  ==
 
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==== Family History Centers  ====
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*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]
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*[[Junction 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=203813&subject_disp=Kansas%2C+Geary&columns=*,0,0 Family History Library Catalog]
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*{{FHL|Kansas%2C+Geary|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}
 
*[http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/KS/Geary/ Geary County, Kansas Genealogy and Family History] (Linkpendium)
 
*[http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/KS/Geary/ Geary County, Kansas Genealogy and Family History] (Linkpendium)
  
 
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Revision as of 17:30, 1 February 2013

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Geary 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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Geary County, Kansas
Map
Map of Kansas highlighting Geary County
Location in the state of Kansas
Map of the U.S. highlighting Kansas
Location of Kansas in the U.S.
Facts
Founded August 30, 1855
County Seat Junction City
Courthouse
Photo courtesy [[]]
Address Geary County Courthouse
139 E. 8th Street
Junction City, Kansas 66441
Phone: 785.472.3022


County Courthouse

Geary County Courthouse
8th & Franklin;
Junction City, KS 66441
Phone: 785.238.3912

Formerly Davis County. Name changed to Geary 28 Feb 1889.
Probate Court has marriage and probate from 1860.
Clerk District Court has divorce records from 1860.
County Court has court records from 1937.
Register of Deeds has land records from 1858. [1]

History

Parent County

1855--Geary County was created 30 August 1855 as an original county. County seat: Junction 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

Societies and Libraries

Family History Centers

Web Sites

References

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