Morris County, Kansas Genealogy

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County Courthouse

Morris County; 501 W Main St; Council Grove, KS 66846; Ph. 316.767.5518 Details: (Formerly Wise Co. Name changed to Morris 11 Feb 1859) (Pro Judge has m & pro rec; City Clk has bur & d rec; Clk Dis Ct has div & ct rec; Reg of Deeds has land rec)

History

Parent County

1855--Morris County was created 30 August 1855 as an original county. County seat: Council Grove [1]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Men from Morris county enlisted in the Morris County Rangers--Cavalry, Neosho Guards--Cavalry, Clark's Creek Rangers--Cavalry, Neosho Rangers, Cavalry and Council Grove Guards--Infantry and the 6th Regiment, Kansas Southern Division.

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).