Jackson County, Kansas Genealogy

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United States  > Kansas > Jackson County

County Courthouse

History

President Andrew Jackson (1767-1845)

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

Websites

  • USGenWeb project. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select the state, then the county.
  • Family History Library Catalog

References

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