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{{Kansas-stub}}''[[United States|United States ]] > [[Kansas|Kansas]] > Stanton County''
  
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== County Courthouse  ==
  
== County Courthouse  ==
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[http://www.stantoncountyks.com/ Stanton County Courthouse]<br>201 N Main<br>PO Box 190<br>Johnson, KS 67855<br>Phone: 316.492.2150&nbsp;<br><br>Absorbed by Hamilton County 1883. Reorganized Feb 1887<br>&nbsp;City Clerk has birth records,<br>Probate Judge has marriage and&nbsp;probate records<br>Clerk Distric Court has divorce and court&nbsp;records; <br>Register of Deeds has burial and land&nbsp;records <br>County Clerk has census records<ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Stanton County, Kansas page 256, {WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.</ref>
  
 
== History  ==
 
== History  ==
  
 
==== Parent County  ====
 
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'''1873--'''Stanton County was created 6 March 1873 from unorganized territory. '''County seat:''' Johnson <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
  
 
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*[[Baca County, Colorado|Baca County, Colorado]]
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*[[Grant County, Kansas|Grant]]
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*[[Hamilton County, Kansas|Hamilton]]
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*[[Kearny County, Kansas|Kearny]]
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*[[Morton County, Kansas|Morton]]
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*[[Prowers County, Colorado|Prowers County, Colorado]]
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*[[Stevens County, Kansas|Stevens]]
  
 
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*Stanton County was organized after the Civil War.<br>
  
 
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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.  
 
*USGenWeb project. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select the state, then the county.  
*Family History Library Catalog. Salt Lake City, Utah.
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*{{FHL|Kansas%2C+Stanton|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}
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*[http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/KS/Stanton/ Stanton County, Kansas Genealogy and Family History] (Linkpendium)
  
 
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Revision as of 19:28, 5 July 2012

Template:Kansas-stubUnited States  > Kansas > Stanton County

County Courthouse

Stanton County Courthouse
201 N Main
PO Box 190
Johnson, KS 67855
Phone: 316.492.2150 

Absorbed by Hamilton County 1883. Reorganized Feb 1887
 City Clerk has birth records,
Probate Judge has marriage and probate records
Clerk Distric Court has divorce and court records;
Register of Deeds has burial and land records
County Clerk has census records[1]

History

Parent County

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

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

  • Stanton 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), Stanton County, Kansas page 256, {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).