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{{Kansas-stub}}''[[United States|United States ]] > [[Kansas|Kansas]] > Jewell County''
  
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== County Courthouse  ==
  
== County Courthouse  ==
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[http://www.jewellcountyks.com/ Jewell County Courthouse]<br>307 N Commercial<br>Mankato, KS 66956-2025<br>Phone: 785.378.3121&nbsp;<br><br>Clerk District Court has marriage, probate, divorce and court records; <br>Register&nbsp;of Deeds has birth, marriage and death records 1886-1894, <br>cemetery&nbsp;records from 1860’s, land records from 1871, <br>military records from 1889, yearly census assessment rolls 1871-1908 <br>and school recordes from 1884<ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Jewell County, Kansas page 252, {WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.</ref>
  
 
== History  ==
 
== History  ==
  
 
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==== Parent County  ====
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'''1867--'''Jewell County was created 26 February 1867 from unorganized territory. '''County seat:''' Mankato <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
  
 
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*[[Cloud County, Kansas|Cloud]]
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*[[Mitchell County, Kansas|Mitchell]]
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*[[Nuckolls County, Nebraska|Nuckolls County, Nebraska]]
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*[[Osborne County, Kansas|Osborne]]
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*[[Republic County, Kansas|Republic]]
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*[[Smith County, Kansas|Smith]]
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*[[Webster County, Nebraska|Webster County, Nebraska]]
  
 
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==== Cemeteries&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;'''&nbsp; burroakkansas.homestead.com/'''&nbsp; ====
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==== '''Burr Oak web site with access to Burr Oak, Jewel County, Kansas Cemetery list.<br>'''  ====
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*Jewell County was not organized until after the Civil War.
  
 
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*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]
  
 
== 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.  
*Family History Library Catalog. Salt Lake City, Utah.
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*{{FHL|Kansas%2C+Jewell|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}
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*[http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/KS/Jewell/ Jewell County, Kansas Genealogy and Family History] (Linkpendium)
  
 
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Revision as of 16:59, 3 July 2012

Template:Kansas-stubUnited States  > Kansas > Jewell County

County Courthouse

Jewell County Courthouse
307 N Commercial
Mankato, KS 66956-2025
Phone: 785.378.3121 

Clerk District Court has marriage, probate, divorce and court records;
Register of Deeds has birth, marriage and death records 1886-1894,
cemetery records from 1860’s, land records from 1871,
military records from 1889, yearly census assessment rolls 1871-1908
and school recordes from 1884[1]

History

Parent County

1867--Jewell County was created 26 February 1867 from unorganized territory. County seat: Mankato [2]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries        burroakkansas.homestead.com/ 

Burr Oak web site with access to Burr Oak, Jewel County, Kansas Cemetery list.


Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

  • Jewell 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), Jewell County, Kansas page 252, {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).