SUMNER COUNTY, KANSAS
 

COUNTY POOR FARM

Inmates 1881 ~ 1935

Superintendents & Doctors 1881 ~ 1936
 


POOR FARM NEWS ARTICLES

A Poor Farm ~ May 9, 1877

The County Poorhouse ~ October 19, 1882

The Poor House Again ~ October 26, 1882

Yearly Inspection of County Poor Farm ~ June 17, 1886

County Farm ~ January 7, 1888

One Inmate Weighs Nearly 300 Pounds ~ November 29, 1888

Dinner at the Poor Farm ~ January 9, 1889

May Williams Inmate of Poor Farm Dies ~ July 5, 1889

A Killing Wellington, A Crippled Inmate of the Poor Farm Killed One of the Employees ~ January 1, 1892

Last Quarter Expenses of Poor Farm ~ July 21, 1898

Sumner County Poor Farm More than Pays Expenses ~ January 25, 1902

Hard Hearted Nephew Has Poor Farm Pay for Uncle's Funeral ~ February 6, 1902

Hid in a Straw stack ~ February 18, 1914

To Sell Poor Farm ~ September 30, 1914

Infirmary has Served County for Many Years ~ March 18, 1940


POOR FARM TIDBITS
 

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