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== County Courthouse  ==
  
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<br>[http://www.ricecounty.us/ Rice County Courthouse]<br>101 W Commercial Street<br>Lyons, KS 67554<br>Phone: 316.257.2232<br><br>Clerk District Court has marriage records from 1872, divorce, probate and court records.<br>Register of Deeds has land records from 1871.<br>County Clerk has birth records 1895-1910 and burial records. <ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Rice County, Kansas page 255, {{WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.</ref>
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== History  ==
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==== Parent County  ====
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'''1867--'''Rice County was created 26 February 1867 from&nbsp;[[Marion County, Kansas|Marion]] County. '''County seat:''' Lyons <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
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*[[Barton County, Kansas|Barton]]
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*[[Ellsworth County, Kansas|Ellsworth]]
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*[[McPherson County, Kansas|McPherson]]
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*[[Reno County, Kansas|Reno]]
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*[[Stafford County, Kansas|Stafford]]
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*For information about Civil War records see [[Marion County, Kansas|Marion]] County.<br>
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*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]
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== Web Sites  ==
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*USGenWeb project. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select the state, then the county.
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*{{FHL|Kansas%2C+Rice|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}
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*[http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/KS/Rice/ Rice County, Kansas Genealogy and Family History] (Linkpendium)
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Revision as of 20:45, 3 December 2012

Template:Kansas-stubUnited States  > Kansas > Rice County

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Online Records


County Courthouse


Rice County Courthouse
101 W Commercial Street
Lyons, KS 67554
Phone: 316.257.2232

Clerk District Court has marriage records from 1872, divorce, probate and court records.
Register of Deeds has land records from 1871.
County Clerk has birth records 1895-1910 and burial records. [1]

History

Parent County

1867--Rice County was created 26 February 1867 from Marion County. County seat: Lyons [2]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

  • For information about Civil War records see Marion County.

Newspapers

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

Societies and Libraries

Family History Centers

Web Sites

References

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