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== County Courthouse  ==
  
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<br>[http://www.grahamcountyks.com/ Graham County Courthouse]<br>&nbsp;410 N Pomeroy<br> Hill City, KS 67642-1645<br> Phone: 785.674.5433&nbsp;<br><br>Probate Judge has marriage and probate record; <br>Clerk District&nbsp;Court has divorce and court records; <br>Register&nbsp;of Deeds has land records<ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Graham 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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== History  ==
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==== Parent County  ====
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'''1867--'''Graham County was created 26 February 1867 from unorganized territory. '''County seat:''' Hill City <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
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==== Boundary Changes  ====
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==== Record Loss  ====
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== Places/Localities  ==
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==== Populated Places  ====
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==== Neighboring Counties  ====
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*[[Gove County, Kansas|Gove]]
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*[[Norton County, Kansas|Norton]]
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*[[Phillips County, Kansas|Phillips]]
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*[[Rooks County, Kansas|Rooks]]
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*[[Sheridan County, Kansas|Sheridan]]
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*[[Trego County, Kansas|Trego]]
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== Resources  ==
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==== African-American  ====
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*[http://www.nicodemushistoricalsociety.com/ Nicodemus Historical Society] - Nicodemus was an all-black town settled in 1877. The site includes an ongoing project to identify descendants of the townspeople.
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==== Cemeteries  ====
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[http://skyways.lib.ks.us/genweb/graham/Cemeteries/cem-anderson.html Graham County Cemeteries] site lists the name of the cemeteries and a transcription of those cemeteries giving the name, date of birth, date of death, and remarks if any.
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==== Church  ====
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==== Court  ====
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==== Land  ====
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==== Local Histories  ====
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==== Maps  ====
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==== Military  ====
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*Graham County was not organized until after the Civil War.
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==== Newspapers  ====
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==== Probate  ====
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==== Taxation  ====
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==== Vital Records  ====
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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]]
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== Web Sites  ==
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*[http://skyways.lib.ks.us/genweb/graham/index.html Graham County, KSGenWeb] - free genealogy resources; part of the USGenWeb Project
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*{{FHL|Kansas%2C+Graham|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}
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*[http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/KS/Graham/ Graham County, Kansas Genealogy and Family History] (Linkpendium)
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== References  ==
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[[Category:Graham_County,_Kansas]]

Revision as of 19:57, 2 July 2012

Template:Kansas-stub United States  > Kansas > Graham County

County Courthouse


Graham County Courthouse
 410 N Pomeroy
Hill City, KS 67642-1645
Phone: 785.674.5433 

Probate Judge has marriage and probate record;
Clerk District Court has divorce and court records;
Register of Deeds has land records[1]

History

Parent County

1867--Graham County was created 26 February 1867 from unorganized territory. County seat: Hill City [2]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

African-American

  • Nicodemus Historical Society - Nicodemus was an all-black town settled in 1877. The site includes an ongoing project to identify descendants of the townspeople.

Cemeteries

Graham County Cemeteries site lists the name of the cemeteries and a transcription of those cemeteries giving the name, date of birth, date of death, and remarks if any.

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

  • Graham County was not organized until after the Civil War.

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), Graham County, Kansas page 250, {WorldCat|50140092|disp=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).