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{{Kansas-stub}} ''[[United States|United States ]] > [[Kansas|Kansas]] > Rawlins County''  
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''[[United States|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Kansas]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]'' '''Rawlins County''' <br>
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'''Rawlins 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 = Rawlins County
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| county_map = 200px-Map of Kansas highlighting Rawlins 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 = 1873
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| founded date = March 6
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| seat wl = Atwood
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| building image = Rawlins 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 = '''[[Rawlins County, Kansas Courthouse|Rawlins County Courthouse]]'''<br>607 Main Street<br>Atwood, Kansas 67730-1896<br>Phone: 785.626.3351
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== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
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[http://www.rawlinscounty.info/ Rawlins County Courthouse]<br>607 Main Street<br> Atwood, KS 67730-1896<br> Phone: 785.626.3351<br><br>Register of Deeds has land records.<br> Probate Court has probate records. <ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Rawlins County, Kansas page 255, {{WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.</ref>
  
 
== History  ==
 
== History  ==
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==== Military  ====
 
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*Rawlins County was not organized until after the Civil War.
  
 
==== Newspapers  ====
 
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==== Probate ====
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==== Obituaries of Chessmore Relatives ====
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JoAnn Chessmore Hall has these obituaries, contact &nbsp;at [mailto:jchall@qwest.net jchall@qwest.net]
  
==== Taxation ====
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== Societies and Libraries <br> ==
  
==== Vital Records ====
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==== Family History Centers<br> ====
  
== Societies and Libraries  ==
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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=204075&subject_disp=Kansas%2C+Rawlins&columns=*,0,0 Family History Library Catalog]
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*{{FHL|Kansas%2C+Rawlins|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}
*[http://skyways.lib.ks.us/genweb/rawlins/ Kansas GenWeb] is an excellent source information for vital records and cemeteries.
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*[http://skyways.lib.ks.us/genweb/rawlins/ Kansas GenWeb] is an excellent source information for vital records and cemeteries.  
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*[http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/KS/Rawlins/ Rawlins County, Kansas Genealogy and Family History] (Linkpendium)
  
 
== References  ==
 
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Revision as of 18:03, 1 February 2013

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Rawlins 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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Rawlins County, Kansas
Map
Map of Kansas highlighting Rawlins County
Location in the state of Kansas
Map of the U.S. highlighting Kansas
Location of Kansas in the U.S.
Facts
Founded March 6, 1873
County Seat Atwood
Courthouse
Photo courtesy [[]]
Address Rawlins County Courthouse
607 Main Street
Atwood, Kansas 67730-1896
Phone: 785.626.3351



County Courthouse

Rawlins County Courthouse
607 Main Street
Atwood, KS 67730-1896
Phone: 785.626.3351

Register of Deeds has land records.
Probate Court has probate records. [1]

History

Parent County

1873--Rawlins County was created 6 March 1873 from unorganized territory. County seat: Atwood [2]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

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

Newspapers

Obituaries of Chessmore Relatives

JoAnn Chessmore Hall has these obituaries, contact  at jchall@qwest.net

Societies and Libraries

Family History Centers

Web Sites

References

  1. Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Rawlins County, Kansas page 255, 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).