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Kansas County Data

Pottawatomie County was organized in 1856.  It was named for the Pottawatomie tribe, which at the time of statehood called this area home.  Besides the cities listed, the communities of Aikins, Barret, Duluth, Fostoria, Laclede and Swamp Angel lie within the boundaries of Pottawatomie County.

Westmoreland is the county seat.


Belvue .. Blue .. Blue Valley .. Center .. Clear Creek .. Emmett .. Grant .. Green .. Lincoln .. Lone Tree .. Louisville .. Mill Creek .. Pottawatomie .. Rock Creek .. St. Clere .. St. George .. St. Marys .. Shannon .. Sherman .. Spring Creek .. Union .. Vienna .. Wamego


Westmoreland .. Wamego .. St. Marys .. Onaga .. St. George .. Emmett .. Belvue .. Louisville .. Olsburg .. Havensville .. Wheaton


Pottawatomie County, Kansas Data


Cemeteries Marriages
County  Seat Military
Death  Records Newspaper  Items
Directories Obituaries
Divorces Schools
Family  History  


OCTOBER, 2017 ~ Divorces ..... Obits

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