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elcome to Kansas Trails' Crawford County. Our goal is helping you find your ancestors by placing data online for the Free use of all researchers. My name is Rick Evans and as your Crawford County, Kansas host I will try to post as much data online as possible in order to make it freely available to all. We gratefully accept contributions of raw data such as census information, marriage/birth/death records, obituaries, county histories, biographies, old newspaper items - anything that would help someone build their family tree!! Remember: Submitted data will always be YOURS. CONTROL of any submitted data is yours. At any time you can choose to remove it or keep it online - from any site - wherever on the web. We regret that we are unable to perform personal research. We thank you for visiting and hope you'll come back again to view the updates we make to this site.

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rganized in 1867, Crawford County was named for Samuel J. Crawford, Governor of Kansas. Although both Pittsburg and Frontenac are larger cities, Girard is the county seat; other cities include Arma, Cherokee, Mulberry, McCune, Arcadia, Walnut and Hepler.  The communities of Beulah, Brazilton, Camp 50, Capaldo, Chicopee, Cornell, Croweburg, Curranville, Dunkirk, Englevale, Farlington, Foxtown, Franklin, Greenbush, Gross, Kirkwood, Klondike, Monmouth, Opolis, Radley, Ringo, South Radley and Yale lie within the boundaries of Crawford County.

rawford County is located in the Southeastern corner of the State of Kansas. The County is bordered by the State of Missouri to the east; Cherokee County, Kansas to the South; Bourbon County, Kansas to the North and Labette County and Neosho County, Kansas to the West.

Website Updates for October: Careless With Revolver (news) transcribed by Denise Wagner;

Website Updates for September: Arma News (2-21-1921); 1906 and 1907 birth records added;1916 mining deaths;

Website Updates for August: Land Records Index completed; McGonigle Cemetery transcript;

Website Updates for July: Frontenac History, Peter Menghini bio, Frontenac mining page; Mt Carmel Cemetery, Frontenac Cemetery, Garden of Memories Cemetery pages created, images added; Beulah Cemetery transcription; Obit for Helen Irene (Ellis) Seal submitted by Carol (Miller) Cummins;Obit for Donald Ray Kirk (submitted by Jody Edens Spencer);

Website Updates for June: Mining camps list added; Crawford County Kansas Casualties in the World War, 1917-1919 added; Iraqi Freedom Casualities List; ACME Mine Volunteer Personnel December 5th, 1919; Newspapers of 1915; 1887 County Fair flyer added to pictures; U.S. World War I Mothers Pilgrimage; updated city/towns of Crawford County history; 1882 County Birth Records; Newspaper article "Gray Girl" submitted by Julie DeWinkler; Bios for Connett and Conrad submitted by Peggy Thompson;

Website Updates for May: Biographies: Lamb, TE; Loafman, John A; Meloy, James A; Meyer, John H; Minecey, William Henry; Picture of Englevale Fairview Cemetery and McCune Cemetery added

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