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== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
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Norton County; 101 S Kansas Ave; Norton, KS 67654-0070; Ph. 785.877.5710 Details: (Name changed to Billings 6 Mar 1873. Name changed back to Norton 19 Feb 1874) (Clk Dis Ct has m & div rec; pro Ct has pr o& ct rec; Reg of Deeds has land rec from 1874 & some cem rec; City Clks have b & d rec)
  
 
== History  ==
 
== History  ==

Revision as of 17:38, 28 June 2012

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County Courthouse

Norton County; 101 S Kansas Ave; Norton, KS 67654-0070; Ph. 785.877.5710 Details: (Name changed to Billings 6 Mar 1873. Name changed back to Norton 19 Feb 1874) (Clk Dis Ct has m & div rec; pro Ct has pr o& ct rec; Reg of Deeds has land rec from 1874 & some cem rec; City Clks have b & d rec)

History

Parent County

1867--Norton County was created 26 February 1867 from unorganized territory. County seat: Norton [1]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Lenora Cemetery Association Index  may provide the following information of three cemeteries: Lenora East,  Lenora South, and Pairie Gem: 

  • Surname
  • Given Names
  • Birth Date
  • Death Date
  • Age
  • Inscription
  • Other Information
  • Photo

Norton County Kansas Cemeteries Index by the Norton County Genealogical Society has information on all  cemeteries, providing essentially the same information as above.

South Star Cemetery transcription gives directions to the cemetery and provides the essentially the same information as above. 

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

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

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).