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'''1861-1969 Criminal Court Cases A-F''' are indexed on [http://joco-ks.genweb.us/county-records/criminal-court.html Johnson Co KSGenWeb]. Includes accession, location, folder and case numbers. Records are held at the [http://archives.jocogov.org/ Johnson County Archives].   
 
'''1861-1969 Criminal Court Cases A-F''' are indexed on [http://joco-ks.genweb.us/county-records/criminal-court.html Johnson Co KSGenWeb]. Includes accession, location, folder and case numbers. Records are held at the [http://archives.jocogov.org/ Johnson County Archives].   
  
[http://www.jococourts.org/ Johnson County Kansas District Court] - search for Criminal/Juvenile/Traffic, Civil, Court, Marriage License and Probate Court
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[http://www.jococourts.org/ Johnson County Kansas District Court] Criminal/Juvenile/Traffic, Civil, and Probate court records; Marriage Licenses.
  
 
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[http://www.jococourts.org/ Johnson County Kansas District Court] Criminal/Juvenile/Traffic, Civil, and Probate court records; Marriage Licenses.
  
 
[http://joco-ks.genweb.us/obits.html Johnson Co KSGenWeb] Obituaries, Death Notices, News Articles & Probate Notices Taken from Johnson County, KS Newspapers 1860-1907 (not complete)  
 
[http://joco-ks.genweb.us/obits.html Johnson Co KSGenWeb] Obituaries, Death Notices, News Articles & Probate Notices Taken from Johnson County, KS Newspapers 1860-1907 (not complete)  
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'''1853-1882 '''divorces are indexed on [http://joco-ks.genweb.us/county-records/divorces.html Johnson Co KSGenWeb] and includes the record accession number. Records are held at the [http://archives.jocogov.org/ Johnson County Archives] in Olathe, KS.  
 
'''1853-1882 '''divorces are indexed on [http://joco-ks.genweb.us/county-records/divorces.html Johnson Co KSGenWeb] and includes the record accession number. Records are held at the [http://archives.jocogov.org/ Johnson County Archives] in Olathe, KS.  
  
[http://www.jococourts.org/ Johnson County Kansas District Court] - search for Criminal/Juvenile/Traffic, Civil, Court, Marriage License and Probate Court
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[http://www.jococourts.org/ Johnson County Kansas District Court] Criminal/Juvenile/Traffic, Civil, and Probate court records; Marriage Licenses.
  
 
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'''1857-1907''' marriage registries are indexed on [http://joco-ks.genweb.us/county-records/marriages.html Johnson County KSGenWeb] and includes marriage book and page number. Other information may include date, age, residence, presiding official, and location. Browse by bride or groom. Index donated by the [http://archives.jocogov.org/ Johnson County Archives] in Olathe, KS.  
 
'''1857-1907''' marriage registries are indexed on [http://joco-ks.genweb.us/county-records/marriages.html Johnson County KSGenWeb] and includes marriage book and page number. Other information may include date, age, residence, presiding official, and location. Browse by bride or groom. Index donated by the [http://archives.jocogov.org/ Johnson County Archives] in Olathe, KS.  
  
[http://www.jococourts.org/ Johnson County Kansas District Court] - search for Criminal/Juvenile/Traffic, Civil, Court, Marriage License and Probate Court
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[http://www.jococourts.org/ Johnson County Kansas District Court] Criminal/Juvenile/Traffic, Civil, and Probate court records; Marriage Licenses.
  
 
===== Wills  =====
 
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Will records are indexed on [http://joco-ks.genweb.us/county-records/wills.html Johnson Co KSGenWeb] and includes accession, location, volume and page. The records are held in the [http://archives.jocogov.org/ Johnson County Archives] in Olathe, KS.
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Will records are indexed on [http://joco-ks.genweb.us/county-records/wills.html Johnson Co KSGenWeb] and includes accession, location, volume and page. The records are held in the [http://archives.jocogov.org/ Johnson County Archives] in Olathe, KS.  
  
 
[http://www.jococourts.org/ Johnson County Kansas District Court] - search for Criminal/Juvenile/Traffic, Civil, Court, Marriage License and Probate Court
 
[http://www.jococourts.org/ Johnson County Kansas District Court] - search for Criminal/Juvenile/Traffic, Civil, Court, Marriage License and Probate Court

Revision as of 05:50, 1 February 2011

Template:Kansas-stubUnited States  > Kansas > Johnson County

County Courthouse

History

Parent County

1855--Johnson County was created 30 August 1855 as an original county. County seat: Olathe [1]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Church

Court

1856-1969 Civil Court Cases indexed on Johnson Co KSGenWeb. Includes accession, location, folder and case numbers. Records are held at the Johnson County Archives

1861-1969 Criminal Court Cases A-F are indexed on Johnson Co KSGenWeb. Includes accession, location, folder and case numbers. Records are held at the Johnson County Archives

Johnson County Kansas District Court Criminal/Juvenile/Traffic, Civil, and Probate court records; Marriage Licenses.

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Newspapers

Obituaries

Johnson Co KSGenWeb Obituaries, Death Notices, News Articles & Probate Notices Taken from Johnson County, KS Newspapers 1860-1907 (not complete)

Probate

Johnson County Kansas District Court Criminal/Juvenile/Traffic, Civil, and Probate court records; Marriage Licenses.

Johnson Co KSGenWeb Obituaries, Death Notices, News Articles & Probate Notices Taken from Johnson County, KS Newspapers 1860-1907 (not complete)

Taxation

1859 Delinquent Taxes indexed on Johnson Co KSGenWeb by township.

Vital Records

Birth Records

The State of Kansas began recording births in 1911. No birth records were kept in Johnson County prior to 1911.

Death Records

The State of Kansas began recording deaths in 1911. No death records were kept in Johnson County prior to 1911.

Divorce Records

1853-1882 divorces are indexed on Johnson Co KSGenWeb and includes the record accession number. Records are held at the Johnson County Archives in Olathe, KS.

Johnson County Kansas District Court Criminal/Juvenile/Traffic, Civil, and Probate court records; Marriage Licenses.

Marriage Records

1843-1857 Shawnee marriages at the Shawnee Methodist Mission. Indexed on the Johnson County KSGenWeb site.

1857-1907 marriage registries are indexed on Johnson County KSGenWeb and includes marriage book and page number. Other information may include date, age, residence, presiding official, and location. Browse by bride or groom. Index donated by the Johnson County Archives in Olathe, KS.

Johnson County Kansas District Court Criminal/Juvenile/Traffic, Civil, and Probate court records; Marriage Licenses.

Wills

Will records are indexed on Johnson Co KSGenWeb and includes accession, location, volume and page. The records are held in the Johnson County Archives in Olathe, KS.

Johnson County Kansas District Court - search for Criminal/Juvenile/Traffic, Civil, Court, Marriage License and Probate Court

Societies and Libraries

Web Sites

References

  1. The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).