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{{Kansas-stub}}''[[United States|United States ]] > [[Kansas|Kansas]] > Rush County''
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[http://www.rushcountykansas.org/ Rush County Courthouse]<br>715 Elm Street<br>La Crosse, KS 67548<br>Phone: 785.222.2731&nbsp;<br><br>County Clerk has birth, death and burial records; <br>Probate Judge has marriage records from 1876, <br>probate and court records; Clerk District&nbsp;Court has divorce records; <br>Register of Deeds has land records<ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Rush 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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'''1867--'''Rush County was created 26 February 1867 from unorganized territory. '''County seat:''' La Crosse <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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*[[Ellis County, Kansas|Ellis]]
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*[[Ness County, Kansas|Ness]]
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*[[Pawnee County, Kansas|Pawnee]]
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*[[Russell County, Kansas|Russell]]
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*Rush County was organized after the Civil War.
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*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]
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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+Rush|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}
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*[http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/KS/Rush/ Rush County, Kansas Genealogy and Family History] (Linkpendium)
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Revision as of 18:48, 5 July 2012

Template:Kansas-stubUnited States  > Kansas > Rush County

County Courthouse

Rush County Courthouse
715 Elm Street
La Crosse, KS 67548
Phone: 785.222.2731 

County Clerk has birth, death and burial records;
Probate Judge has marriage records from 1876,
probate and court records; Clerk District Court has divorce records;
Register of Deeds has land records[1]

History

Parent County

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

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

  • Rush County was organized after the Civil War.

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), Rush County, Kansas page 255, {WorldCat|50140092|disp=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).