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Organized in 1855, Douglas County was named for Stephan A. Douglas, famous orator and United States senator.

It is the home of three universities:  the University of Kansas, Baker University and Haskell Indian Nations University.

Lawrence is the county seat; besides the cities listed, the communities of Big Springs, Clearfield, Clinton, Globe, Grover, Hesper, Kanwaka, Lake View, Lone Star, Midland, Pleasant Grove, Sibleyville, Stull, Vinland and Worden lie within the boundaries of Douglas County.

TOWNSHIPS

Clinton .. Eudora .. Grant .. Kanwaka .. Lecompton .. Marion .. Custer .. Palmyra .. Wakarusa .. Willow Springs

CITIES

Baldwin City .. Eudora .. Lawrence .. Lecompton

 

Douglas County, Kansas Data

Anniversaries

History

Biographies


Immigration
 

Births & Birthdays

Land Records

Cemeteries

Marriages

Census

Military

County Seat Newspaper Items
Churches Obituaries
Death Records Schools
Directories Taxes


UPDATES

June 2015 ~ Biography
May 2015 ~ Anniversary & Obits
February 2015 ~ Newspaper Items & Obits

 


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