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''[[United States|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Kansas]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]'' '''Osborne County''' <br>  
  
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'''Osborne 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 = Osborne County
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| county_map = 200px-Map of Kansas highlighting Osborne County svg.bmp
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| state = Kansas
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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 = Osborne
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| building image = Osborne county courthouse.gif
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| building image cap = Photo courtesy [[]]
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| building address = '''[[Osborne County, Kansas Courthouse|Osborne County Courthouse]]'''<br>423 W. Main Street<br>Osborne, Kansas 67473-2302<br>Phone: 785.346.5911
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== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
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[http://www.osbornecounty.org/ Osborne County Courthouse]<br>423 W Main Street<br>Osborne, KS 67473<br>Phone: 785.346.5911&nbsp;
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<br>Probate Judge has marriage, probate and court records from 1872.<br>Register of Deeds has land records. <ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Osborne County, Kansas page 254, {{WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.</ref>
  
 
== History  ==
 
== History  ==
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*Osborne County was not organized until after the Civil War.
  
 
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'''Osborne Public Library''': Library holdings can be searched in [http://ckls.kohalibrary.com Pathfinder Central]. The library may have cataloged unique items related to genealogy and local history, in addition to published works for this area.  
 
'''Osborne Public Library''': Library holdings can be searched in [http://ckls.kohalibrary.com Pathfinder Central]. The library may have cataloged unique items related to genealogy and local history, in addition to published works for this area.  
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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=204038&subject_disp=Kansas%2C+Osborne&columns=*,0,0 Family History Library Catalog]
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*{{FHL|Kansas%2C+Osborne|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}
 
*[http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/KS/Osborne/ Osborne County, Kansas Genealogy and Family History] (Linkpendium)
 
*[http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/KS/Osborne/ Osborne County, Kansas Genealogy and Family History] (Linkpendium)
  
 
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Revision as of 18:00, 1 February 2013

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Osborne 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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Osborne County, Kansas
Map
Map of Kansas highlighting Osborne 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 Osborne
Courthouse
Photo courtesy [[]]
Address Osborne County Courthouse
423 W. Main Street
Osborne, Kansas 67473-2302
Phone: 785.346.5911



County Courthouse

Osborne County Courthouse
423 W Main Street
Osborne, KS 67473
Phone: 785.346.5911 


Probate Judge has marriage, probate and court records from 1872.
Register of Deeds has land records. [1]

History

Parent County

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

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

  • Downs
  • Osborne

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

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

Newspapers

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

Societies and Libraries

Downs Public Library: Library holdings can be searched in Pathfinder Central. The library may have cataloged unique items related to genealogy and local history, in addition to published works for this area.

Osborne Public Library: Library holdings can be searched in Pathfinder Central. The library may have cataloged unique items related to genealogy and local history, in addition to published works for this area.

Family History Centers

Web Sites

References

  1. Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Osborne 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).