Welcome to Shawnee County
Kansas Genealogy Trails!

Volunteers Dedicated to Free Genealogy

Our goal is to help you track your ancestors through time by transcribing genealogical and historical data and placing it online for the free use of all researchers.

This county site is available for adoption.
If you are interested in joining Genealogy Trails
as the host of this state site or any of our county websites,
view our
Volunteer Page for all the ins and outs of becoming a host.

(Enough knowledge to make a basic webpage and a desire to transcribe data is required)

Check your attics!
Dust off your family scrapbooks!
We're looking for DATA for our sites!!!

We would very much like to make you part of this project.
If you have information that you'd like to share about any town, family, county or subject,
please send it to us and we'll make sure it gets posted to the right county.

Types of Data We're Looking to Post Online
Send transcribedbiographies, obituaries, vital records, census records, newspaper gleanings, military records, or if you have walked cemeteries and have transcribed those names and dates,and any other type of data you think would be helpful to researchers

Email Us with your Data

Regretfully, we do not have time to do research for anybody.
All data we come across will be added to these site.
We thank you for visiting and hope you'll come back again
to view the updates we make to thesesites.


Kansas County Data
Select a County Site to visit:



Sheridan County is divided into fourteen townships.  None of the cities within the county are considered governmentally independent.


Adell; Bloomfield; Bowcreek; East Saline; Kenneth; Logan; Parnell; Prairie Dog; Sheridan; Solomon; Springbrook; Union; Valley; West Saline


Hoxie; Selden


Shawnee County, Kansas Data


Land Records

Birth Records



Census Military
Churches Native Americans
Clubs & Organizations Newspaper Items
Death Records Obituaries
Directories Railroads
Family Histories Schools
Fire & Law Departments Taxes
History Voters


April 2015 - Obits - George Wuckowitsch
March 2015 - Obits - Jacob Veesart
February 2015 - Obits ~ Amy Wurtz


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