Linn County, Kansas Genealogy
- 1 County Courthouse
- 2 History
- 3 Places/Localities
- 4 Resources
- 5 Societies and Libraries
- 6 Web Sites
- 7 References
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)
1855--Linn County was created 30 August 1855 as an original county. County seat: Mound City 
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.
Societies and Libraries
Family History Centers
- USGenWeb project. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select the state, then the county.
- Family History Library Catalog
- Linn County, Kansas Genealogy and Family History (Linkpendium)
- The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).