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Shawnee County


 

Shawnee County was one of the original 33 counties created by the first territorial legislature in 1855 and it was named for the Shawnee tribe of Native Americans.  

TOWNSHIPS

Auburn .. Dover .. Grove .. Menoken .. Mission .. Monmouth .. Rossville .. Silver Lake .. Soldier .. Tecumseh .. Topeka .. Williamsport  

CITIES

Auburn .. Rossville .. Silver Lake .. Topeka .. Willard

 
 

Shawnee County, Kansas Data

Biographies

Land Records
Births & Birthdays Marriages
Cemeteries Military
Census Native Americans
Churches Newspaper Items
Clubs & Organizations Obituaries
Death Records Railroads
Directories Schools
Divorces Taxes
Family Histories Voters
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History  


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