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== County Courthouse  ==
 
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[http://skyways.lib.ks.us/genweb/lincoln/obit1873-79.htm Lincoln County Obituary Index] 1863-1879.  Web page provides the information to obtain a copy of the obituary.
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[http://skyways.lib.ks.us/genweb/lincoln/obit1873-79.htm Lincoln County Obituary Index] 1863-1879.  Web page provides the information to obtain a copy of the obituary.  
  
 
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==== Vital Records  ====
 
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[http://www.fundaccountingsystems.com/death/ Lincoln County Death Register], 1886-1989.  Index will provide:
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[http://www.fundaccountingsystems.com/death/ Lincoln County Death Register], 1886-1989.  Index will provide:  
  
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== Societies and Libraries  ==
 
== Societies and Libraries  ==
  
'''Lincoln Carnegie Library''': Library holdings can be searched in [http://ckls.kohalibrary.com Pathfinder Central]. The library may have cataloged unique items related to genealogy and local history, in addition to published works for this area.
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'''Lincoln Carnegie Library''': Library holdings can be searched in [http://ckls.kohalibrary.com Pathfinder Central]. The library may have cataloged unique items related to genealogy and local history, in addition to published works for this area.  
  
 
== Web Sites  ==
 
== Web Sites  ==

Revision as of 03:56, 27 August 2010

Template:Kansas-stub United States  > Kansas > Lincoln County

County Courthouse

History

Parent County

1867--Lincoln County was created 26 February 1867 from unorganized territory. County seat: Lincoln [1]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

  • Lincoln

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Newspapers

Obituaries

Lincoln County Obituary Index 1863-1879.  Web page provides the information to obtain a copy of the obituary.

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

Lincoln County Death Register, 1886-1989.  Index will provide:

  • Surname
  • Given Name
  • Month
  • Day
  • Year
  • Book and Page

Societies and Libraries

Lincoln Carnegie Library: Library holdings can be searched in Pathfinder Central. The library may have cataloged unique items related to genealogy and local history, in addition to published works for this area.

Web Sites

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