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{{stub}}''[[United States|United States ]] > [[Kansas|Kansas]] > Ness County''  
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''[[United States|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Kansas]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]'' '''Ness County''' <br>
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'''Ness County''', Kansas genealogy and family history research page. Guide to genealogy, history, and courthouse sources including birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, wills, deeds and land records, Civil War records, family histories, cemeteries, churches, tax records, newspapers, and obituaries.
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{{Infobox U.S. County
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| county = Ness County
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| county_map = 200px-Map of Kansas highlighting Ness County svg.bmp
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| state = Kansas
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| state_map = KS-map.png
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| latd = 39.99
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| longd = 91.19
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| founded title = [[Kansas County Creation Dates and Parent Counties|Founded]]
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| founded year = 1867
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| founded date = February 26
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| seat wl = Ness City
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| building image = Ness county courthouse.gif
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| building image size = 100px
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| building image cap = Photo courtesy [[]]
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| building address = '''[[Ness County, Kansas Courthouse|Ness County Courthouse]]'''<br>202 W. Sycamore Street<br>Ness City, Kansas 67560-1558<br>Phone: 785.798.2401
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== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
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[http://www.nesscountyks.com/ Ness County Courthouse]<br>202 W Sycamore Street <br>Ness City, KS 67560-1558<br>Phone: 785.798.2401<br><br>Probate Judge has marriage and probate records.<br>Clerk Court has divorce records; City Clerk has court records.<br>Register of Deeds has land records. <ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Ness County, Kansas page 254, {{WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.</ref>
  
 
== History  ==
 
== History  ==
  
 
==== Parent County  ====
 
==== Parent County  ====
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'''1867--'''Ness County was created 26 February 1867 from unorganized territory. '''County seat:''' Ness City <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>  
 
'''1867--'''Ness County was created 26 February 1867 from unorganized territory. '''County seat:''' Ness City <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>  
  
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==== Neighboring Counties  ====
 
==== Neighboring Counties  ====
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*[[Ellis County, Kansas|Ellis]]
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*[[Finney County, Kansas|Finney]]
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*[[Gove County, Kansas|Gove]]
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*[[Hodgeman County, Kansas|Hodgeman]]
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*[[Lane County, Kansas|Lane]]
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*[[Pawnee County, Kansas|Pawnee]]
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*[[Rush County, Kansas|Rush]]
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*[[Trego County, Kansas|Trego]]
  
 
== Resources  ==
 
== Resources  ==
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==== Military  ====
 
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*Ness County was not organized until after the Civil War.
  
 
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== Societies and Libraries  ==
 
== Societies and Libraries  ==
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==== Family History Centers<br>  ====
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*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]
  
 
== Web Sites  ==
 
== Web Sites  ==
  
 
*USGenWeb project. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select the state, then the county.  
 
*USGenWeb project. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select the state, then the county.  
*[http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=localitydetails&subject=204020&subject_disp=Kansas%2C+Ness&columns=*,0,0 Family History Library Catalog]
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*{{FHL|Kansas%2C+Ness|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}
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*[http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/KS/Ness/ Ness County, Kansas Genealogy and Family History] (Linkpendium)
  
 
== References  ==
 
== References  ==
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Revision as of 17:59, 1 February 2013

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Ness County, Kansas genealogy and family history research page. Guide to genealogy, history, and courthouse sources including birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, wills, deeds and land records, Civil War records, family histories, cemeteries, churches, tax records, newspapers, and obituaries.

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Ness County, Kansas
Map
Map of Kansas highlighting Ness County
Location in the state of Kansas
Map of the U.S. highlighting Kansas
Location of Kansas in the U.S.
Facts
Founded February 26, 1867
County Seat Ness City
Courthouse
Photo courtesy [[]]
Address Ness County Courthouse
202 W. Sycamore Street
Ness City, Kansas 67560-1558
Phone: 785.798.2401



County Courthouse

Ness County Courthouse
202 W Sycamore Street
Ness City, KS 67560-1558
Phone: 785.798.2401

Probate Judge has marriage and probate records.
Clerk Court has divorce records; City Clerk has court records.
Register of Deeds has land records. [1]

History

Parent County

1867--Ness County was created 26 February 1867 from unorganized territory. County seat: Ness City [2]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

  • Ness County was not organized until after the Civil War.

Newspapers

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

Societies and Libraries

Family History Centers

Web Sites

References

  1. Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Ness County, Kansas page 254, At various libraries (WorldCat); FHL Book 973 D27e 2002.
  2. The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).