Jackson County, Kansas Genealogy

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County Courthouse

Jackson County; 400 New York Ave; Holton, KS 66436; Ph. 785.364.2891 Details: (Formerly Calhoun Co. Name changed to Jackson 11 Feb 1859) (Co Clk has b & d rec 1903-1911; Pro Judge has m rec from 1867, pro rec from 1857 & ct rec from 1900; Clk Dis Ct has div rec; Reg of Deeds has land rec from 1858)

History

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The county is named after President Andrew Jackson (1767-1845).[1]

Parent County

1855--Jackson County was created 30 August 1855 as an original county.
County seat: Holton [2]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Indian Reservation

The Potawatomi Indian Reservation is located within the boundaries of Jackson County.

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Newspapers

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

Societies and Libraries

Family History Centers

Websites

References

  1. "List of counties in Kansas," Wikipedia.
  2. The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).