Linn County, Kansas Genealogy

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County Courthouse

Linn County; PO Box B; Mound City, KS 66056-0601; Ph. 913.795.2668 Details: (Clk Dis Ct has pro & ct rec from 1855; Reg of Deeds has land rec & mil rec from 1900; Co Lib/Museum has b, m & d rec from 1855, div rec, cem rec frm 1910, mil rec 1861-1865 & newspapers from 1864)

History

Parent County

1855--Linn County was created 30 August 1855 as an original county. County seat: Mound City [1]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

During the Civil War men from this county enlisted in the 2nd Regiment, Kansas Cavalry, Company I; 2nd Regiment, Kansas Militia Infantry, Company F; 6th Regiment, Kansas Militia Infantry, Company K; 7th Regiment, Kansas Cavalry, Companies B and G; 11th Regiment, Kansas Infantry, Company A; 12 Regiment, Kansas Militia Infantry, Company K;  15th Regiment, Kansas Cavalry, Company M.

Newspapers

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

Societies and Libraries

Family History Centers

Web Sites

References

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