Rooks County, Kansas Genealogy
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Revision as of 22:53, 28 March 2012 by Greenwellk
- 1 County Courthouse
- 2 History
- 3 Places/Localities
- 4 Resources
- 5 Societies and Libraries
- 6 Web Sites
- 7 References
1867--Rooks County was created 26 February 1867 from unorganized territory. County seat: Stockton 
- Rooks County was organized near the end of the Civil War.
Obituary Index for the Plainville Times, 1888-2006. Provides the following information:
- Last Name
- Given Names
- Death Date
- Newspaper Date
Societies and Libraries
Family History Centers
- USGenWeb project. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select the state, then the county.
- Family History Library Catalog
- Rooks County, Kansas Genealogy and Family History (Linkpendium)
- The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).