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== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
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==== Parent County  ====
 
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'''1867--'''Norton County was created 26 February 1867 from unorganized territory. '''County seat:''' Norton <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>  
 
'''1867--'''Norton County was created 26 February 1867 from unorganized territory. '''County seat:''' Norton <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  ====
  
*[[Decatur_County,_Kansas|Decatur]]
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*[[Decatur County, Kansas|Decatur]]  
*[[Furnas_County,_Nebraska|Furnas County, Nebraska]]
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*[[Furnas County, Nebraska|Furnas County, Nebraska]]  
*[[Graham_County,_Kansas|Graham]]
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*[[Graham County, Kansas|Graham]]  
*[[Harlan_County,_Nebraska|Harlan County, Nebraska]]
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*[[Harlan County, Nebraska|Harlan County, Nebraska]]  
*[[Phillips_County,_Kansas|Phillips]]
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*[[Phillips County, Kansas|Phillips]]  
*[[Sheridan_County,_Kansas|Sheridan]]
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*[[Sheridan County, Kansas|Sheridan]]
  
 
== Resources  ==
 
== Resources  ==
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*Photo
  
[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~ksncgs2/Cemeteries/norton_county_cemeteries.htm Norton County Kansas Cemeteries&nbsp;Index] by the Norton County Genealogical Society has information on all&nbsp;&nbsp;cemeteries, providing essentially the same information as above.
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[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~ksncgs2/Cemeteries/norton_county_cemeteries.htm Norton County Kansas Cemeteries&nbsp;Index] by the Norton County Genealogical Society has information on all&nbsp;&nbsp;cemeteries, providing essentially the same information as above.  
  
[http://genealogytrails.com/kan/graham/southstar.html South Star&nbsp;Cemetery] transcription gives directions to the cemetery and provides the essentially the same information as above.&nbsp;
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[http://genealogytrails.com/kan/graham/southstar.html South Star&nbsp;Cemetery] transcription gives directions to the cemetery and provides the essentially the same information as above.&nbsp;  
  
 
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==== Church  ====
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Revision as of 19:48, 27 August 2010

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County Courthouse

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

Newspapers

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).