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{{stub}}''[[United States|United States ]] > [[Kansas|Kansas]] > Pawnee County''  
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''[[United States|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Kansas]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]'' '''Pawnee County''' <br>
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'''Pawnee 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 = Pawnee County
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| county_map = 200px-Map of Kansas highlighting Pawnee 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 = Larned
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| building image = Pawnee 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 = '''[[Pawnee County, Kansas Courthouse|Pawnee County Courthouse]]'''<br>715 Broadway Street<br>Larned, Kansas 67550-3098<br>Phone: 620.285.3721
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== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
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[http://www.pawneecountykansas.com/ Pawnee County Courthouse]<br>715 Broadway<br>Larned, KS 67550<br>Phone:620-285-3721<br><br>Clerk District Court has marriage records from 1873, <br>divorce, probate, court and naturalization records<br>Register of Deeds has land records.<br>City Clerk has birth and death records and death records 1897-1911 <br>and burial records from 1886, census taken in 1886. <ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Pawnee County, Kansas page 254, {{WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.</ref> [http://www.pawneecountykansas.com/CountyClerk/tabid/6392/Default.aspx County Clerk]<br>
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[http://www.pawneecountykansas.com/RegisterofDeeds/CountyRecords/tabid/9119/Default.aspx Vital Records]/Records of Pawnee County<br>
  
 
== History  ==
 
== History  ==
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==== Parent County  ====
 
==== Parent County  ====
  
'''1867--'''Pawnee County was created 26 February 1867 from&nbsp;[[Marion County, Kansas|Marion]] County. '''County seat:''' Larned <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
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'''1867--'''Pawnee County was created 26 February 1867 from&nbsp;[[Marion County, Kansas|Marion]] County. '''County seat:''' Larned <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>  
  
 
==== Boundary Changes  ====
 
==== Boundary Changes  ====
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==== Populated Places  ====
 
==== Populated Places  ====
  
*Larned
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*Ash Valley
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*Burdett
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*Frizell
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*Garfield
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*Hamburg
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*Larned  
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*Ray
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*Rozel
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*Sanford
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*Vaughn
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*Zook
  
 
==== Neighboring Counties  ====
 
==== Neighboring Counties  ====
  
*[[Barton_County,_Kansas|Barton]]
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*[[Barton County, Kansas|Barton]]  
*[[Edwards_County,_Kansas|Edwards]]
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*[[Edwards County, Kansas|Edwards]]  
*[[Hodgeman_County,_Kansas|Hodgeman]]
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*[[Hodgeman County, Kansas|Hodgeman]]  
*[[Ness_County,_Kansas|Ness]]
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*[[Ness County, Kansas|Ness]]  
*[[Rush_County,_Kansas|Rush]]
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*[[Rush County, Kansas|Rush]]  
*[[Stafford_County,_Kansas|Stafford]]
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*[[Stafford County, Kansas|Stafford]]
  
 
== Resources  ==
 
== Resources  ==
  
 
==== Cemeteries  ====
 
==== Cemeteries  ====
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*[http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=csr&CScn=&CScntry=4&CSst=18&CScnty=956 Find A Grave for Pawnee County]<br>
  
 
==== Church  ====
 
==== Church  ====
  
==== Court  ====
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==== Court<br> ====
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*[http://www.pawneecountykansas.com/RegisterofDeeds/CountyRecords/tabid/9119/Default.aspx Records of Pawnee County]<br>
  
 
==== Land  ====
 
==== Land  ====
  
 
==== Local Histories  ====
 
==== Local Histories  ====
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*Pawnee County [http://www.kansasmemory.org/item/217067 Organization Records]<br>
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*[http://www.kancoll.org/books/cutler/pawnee/pawnee-co-p1.html Pawnee County Section] of William G. Cutler's History of the State of Kansas<br>
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*Kansas Historical Society Kansapedia for [http://www.kshs.org/kansapedia/pawnee-county-kansas/15328 Pawnee County]<br>
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*[http://www.kansasmemory.org/item/212100/ Souvenir of Larned and Pawnee County, Kansas]<br>Issued by the "Larned Business Men's Association" about 1908. Collection of photos and brief historical sketches.<br>
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*Wichita State University Libraries <span style="text-decoration: underline;">I</span>[http://specialcollections.wichita.edu/kw/towns.asp?town=Larned&county=Pawnee mages of Larned]<br>
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*[http://www.laurelroots.com/Burdettbookindex.htm History of Browns Grove &amp; Burdett Kansas, 1876-1976]<br>List of names in this out-of-print book (lookups available)<br>
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*[http://www.laurelroots.com/BurdettHS37.htm Burdett High School Class of 1937]<br>Pictures with names.<br>
  
 
==== Maps  ====
 
==== Maps  ====
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*[http://www.kancoll.org/graphics/maps/pawnee.htm Map] from Cutler's History of the State of Kansas<br>
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*[http://skyways.lib.ks.us/genweb/archives/1878/images/pawnee.jpg Map] from Kansas State Board of Agriculture First Biennial Report, 1878<br>
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*[http://www.kansasmemory.org/item/209394 Plat Book] of Pawnee County, Kansas, 1902<br>
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*[http://www.kansasmemory.org/item/224036 Atlas and Plat Book] of Pawnee County, Kansas, 1916<br>
  
 
==== Military  ====
 
==== Military  ====
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*Pawnee County 1883 [http://skyways.lib.ks.us/genweb/pawnee/library/military/1883.txt List of Pensioners on the Roll]<br>
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*Pawnee County [http://www.accessgenealogy.com/worldwar/kansas/pawnee.htm World War II casualties]<br>
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*Pawnee County was not organized until after the Civil War.
  
 
==== Newspapers  ====
 
==== Newspapers  ====
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==== Vital Records  ====
 
==== Vital Records  ====
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*[http://www.pawneecountykansas.com/RegisterofDeeds/CountyRecords/tabid/9119/Default.aspx Records of Pawnee County]<br>
  
 
== Societies and Libraries  ==
 
== Societies and Libraries  ==
  
'''Jordaan Memorial Library, Larned''': 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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*[http://www.kansasmemory.org/category/3061 Kansas Historical Society]<br>Online documents, images, publications, etc. for Pawnee County<br>
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*'''Jordaan Memorial Library, Larned''': 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.  
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*[http://genealogytrails.com/kan/pawnee/ Genealogy Trails/Kansas Trails] Pawnee County page<br>
*[http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=localitydetails&subject=204049&subject_disp=Kansas%2C+Pawnee&columns=*,0,0 Family History Library Catalog]
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*[http://skyways.lib.ks.us/kansas/genweb/pawnee/index.html KSGenWeb/Pawnee County ]
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*{{FHL|Kansas%2C+Pawnee|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}
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*[http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/KS/Pawnee/ Pawnee County, Kansas Genealogy and Family History] (Linkpendium)
  
 
== References  ==
 
== References  ==
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Revision as of 18:01, 1 February 2013

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Pawnee 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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Pawnee County, Kansas
Map
Map of Kansas highlighting Pawnee 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 Larned
Courthouse
Photo courtesy [[]]
Address Pawnee County Courthouse
715 Broadway Street
Larned, Kansas 67550-3098
Phone: 620.285.3721



County Courthouse

Pawnee County Courthouse
715 Broadway
Larned, KS 67550
Phone:620-285-3721

Clerk District Court has marriage records from 1873,
divorce, probate, court and naturalization records
Register of Deeds has land records.
City Clerk has birth and death records and death records 1897-1911
and burial records from 1886, census taken in 1886. [1] County Clerk

Vital Records/Records of Pawnee County

History

Parent County

1867--Pawnee County was created 26 February 1867 from Marion County. County seat: Larned [2]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

  • Ash Valley
  • Burdett
  • Frizell
  • Garfield
  • Hamburg
  • Larned
  • Ray
  • Rozel
  • Sanford
  • Vaughn
  • Zook

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

  • Map from Cutler's History of the State of Kansas
  • Map from Kansas State Board of Agriculture First Biennial Report, 1878
  • Plat Book of Pawnee County, Kansas, 1902
  • Atlas and Plat Book of Pawnee County, Kansas, 1916

Military

Newspapers

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

Societies and Libraries

  • Kansas Historical Society
    Online documents, images, publications, etc. for Pawnee County
  • Jordaan Memorial Library, Larned: 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), Pawnee 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).