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This county site is hosted by Lori DeWinkler.


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please send it to us and we'll make sure it gets posted to the right county
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Types of Data We're Looking to Post Online
Send transcribed biographies, obituaries, vital records, census records, newspaper gleamings, military records, or if you have walked cemeteries and have transcribed those names and dates,and any other type of data you think would be helpful to researchers



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Cherokee County was organized on August 3, 1866, by John Rogers, David M. Harlan, Richard Fields, George Fields, and Dennis Wolf.  It is named for the Cherokee Indian tribe, who by a treaty signed in 1835 held the "Cherokee Neutral Lands," a strip 50 miles north to south and 25 miles across.

TOWNSHIPS

Cherokee, Crawford, Garden, Lola, Lowell, Lyon, Mineral, Neosho, Pleasant View, Ross, Salamanca, Shawnee, Sheridan & Spring Valley

CITIES

Baxter Springs, Columbus, Crestline, Galena, Hallowell, Lowell, Riverton, Roseland, Scammon, Weir, West Mineral


 

Cherokee County, Kansas Data

Anniversaries

History

Biographies

Land Records

Births / Birthdays

Marriages

Cemeteries

Military

Census

Mining

County Seat

Newspaper Items

Death Records

Obituaries

Directories

Pictures

Divorces Schools
Family History  

 


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April 20, 2015  ~  Obits
 


 
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