Difference between revisions of "Lyon County, Kansas Genealogy"

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==== Parent County  ====
 
==== Parent County  ====
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'''1857--'''Lyon County was created 17 February 1857 as an original county. '''County seat:''' Emporia <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>  
 
'''1857--'''Lyon County was created 17 February 1857 as an original county. '''County seat:''' Emporia <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>  
  
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*[[Morris County, Kansas|Morris]]  
 
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*[[Wabaunsee County, Kansas|Wabaunsee]]
  
 
== Resources  ==
 
== Resources  ==
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&nbsp;[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~ksfhgslc/obithome.html Emporia Gazette Death Notices Index 1892-1989]&nbsp;- Site gives information on the Index and how to obtain a copy of the obituary.
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[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~ksfhgslc/obit1990s.html Emporia Gazette Death Notices Index 1990-1999]&nbsp; - Site gives information on the Index and how to obtain a copy of the obituary.
  
 
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[[Category:Lyon_County,_Kansas]]
 
[[Category:Lyon_County,_Kansas]]

Revision as of 15:31, 1 September 2009

United States  > Kansas > Lyon County

County Courthouse

History

Parent County

1857--Lyon County was created 17 February 1857 as an original county. County seat: Emporia [1]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Newspapers

Emporia Gazette

Obituaries

 Emporia Gazette Death Notices Index 1892-1989 - Site gives information on the Index and how to obtain a copy of the obituary.

Emporia Gazette Death Notices Index 1990-1999  - Site gives information on the Index and how to obtain a copy of the obituary.

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

Societies and Libraries

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).