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Kansas County Data

Organized in 1874, Edwards County was named for John H. Edwards, a Kansas State Senator.

The old Santa Fe trail runs through the county.  Kinsley is the county seat.  Besides the cities listed, the communities of Centerview, Fellsburg, Nettleton and Trousdale lie within the boundaries of Edwards County.


Belpre .. Franklin .. Jackson .. Kinsley .. Lincoln .. Logan .. North Brown .. South Brown .. Trenton .. Wayne


Kinsley .. Lewis .. Offerle .. Belpre


Edwards County, Kansas Data



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