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''[[United States|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Kansas]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]'' '''Rush County''' <br>
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'''Rush 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 = Rush County
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| county_map =200px-Map of Kansas highlighting Rush County svg.bmp
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| state = Kansas
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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= La Crosse
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| building image = Rush 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 = '''[[Rush County, Kansas Courthouse|Rush County Courthouse]]'''<br>715 Elm Street<br>La Crosse, Kansas 67548-0220<br>Phone: 785.222.2731
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== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
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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<br><br>County Clerk has birth, death and burial records.<br>Probate Judge has marriage records from 1876, <br>probate and court records. <br>Clerk District 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>
  
 
== History  ==
 
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*Rush County was organized after the Civil War.
  
 
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== Societies and Libraries  ==
 
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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.  
 
*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=204110&subject_disp=Kansas%2C+Rush&columns=*,0,0 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 18:05, 1 February 2013

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Rush 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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Rush County, Kansas
Map
Map of Kansas highlighting Rush 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 La Crosse
Courthouse
Photo courtesy [[]]
Address Rush County Courthouse
715 Elm Street
La Crosse, Kansas 67548-0220
Phone: 785.222.2731



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, 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).