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''[[United States|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Kansas]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]'' '''Harper County''' <br>
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'''Harper 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.
  
=== Unincorporated Communities ===
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{{KSDC}}
  
=== County Government Site ===
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<br> {{Infobox U.S. County
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| county = Harper County
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| county_map = 200px-Map of Kansas highlighting Harper County svg.bmp
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| state = Kansas
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| state_map = KS-map.png
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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 = 1867
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| founded date = February 26
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| seat wl = Anthony
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| building image = Harper 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 = '''[[Harper County, Kansas Courthouse|Harper County Courthouse]]'''<br>200 Jennings Ave.<br>Anthony, Kansas 67003-2799<br>Phone: 316. 842.5555
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== Neighboring Counties ==
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== Resources ==
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== County Courthouse  ==
  
=== Cemeteries ===
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[http://www.harpercountyks.gov/ Harper County Courthouse]<br>200 Jennings Avenue<br>Anthony, KS 67003<br>Phone. 316.842.5555<br><br>Probate Judge has marriage and probate records.<br>Clerk District Court has divorce and court records.<br>Register of Deeds has land records. <ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Harper County, Kansas page 251, {{WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.</ref>
  
== Genealogy and History Websites ==
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== History  ==
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==== Parent County  ====
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*'''1867--'''Harper County was created 26 February 1867 from [[Marion County, Kansas|Marion]] County. '''County seat:''' Anthony <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
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*[[Alfalfa County, Oklahoma|Alfalfa County, Oklahoma]]
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*[[Barber County, Kansas|Barber]]
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*[[Grant County, Oklahoma|Grant County, Oklahoma]]
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*[[Kingman County, Kansas|Kingman]]
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*[[Sumner County, Kansas|Sumner]]
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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]]
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== Web Sites  ==
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*USGenWeb project. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select the state, then the county.
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*{{FHL|Kansas%2C+Harper|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}
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*[http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/KS/Harper/ Harper County, Kansas Genealogy and Family History] (Linkpendium)
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Revision as of 17:33, 1 February 2013

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Harper 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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Harper County, Kansas
Map
Map of Kansas highlighting Harper County
Location in the state of Kansas
Map of the U.S. highlighting Kansas
Location of Kansas in the U.S.
Facts
Founded February 26, 1867
County Seat Anthony
Courthouse
Photo courtesy [[]]
Address Harper County Courthouse
200 Jennings Ave.
Anthony, Kansas 67003-2799
Phone: 316. 842.5555



County Courthouse

Harper County Courthouse
200 Jennings Avenue
Anthony, KS 67003
Phone. 316.842.5555

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

History

Parent County

  • 1867--Harper County was created 26 February 1867 from Marion County. County seat: Anthony [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), Harper County, Kansas page 251, 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).