Jefferson County, Kansas History and Genealogy
Jefferson County, Kansas history and genealogy including numerous family biographies plus ten different maps featuring 36 Jefferson County, Kansas settlements
An informative and historical overview of Jefferson County, Kansas including three separate sections on one CD which include 10 historical maps (1851, 1862, 1883, 1886, 1899, 1902, 1905 (2), 1907, and 1911) showing the locations of 36 settlements; plus the full 1890 Portrait and Biographical Album of Jackson, Jefferson and Pottawatomie Counties, Kansas with 508 biographies; plus the 1883 History of Jefferson County, Kansas with 356 biographies from "The History of the State of Kansas" book by William G. Cutler (published in 1883 by A.T. Andreas). An important resource for the study and research of Jefferson County, Kansas history (including Civil War history) and genealogy.
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This fascinating and detailed CD contains ALL of the following material in three separate sections, ALL on one CD:
Section One of three,
all on one CD: Maps of Jefferson County, Kansas
A. A rare 1851 map that shows the area of Jefferson County, Kansas, ten years before the State of Kansas was formed. The area that would become Kansas is shown as then divided among the various Indian tribes. All spellings of Kansas on this map are as Kanzas.
B. A map of 1862 (during the Civil War) of Jefferson County, Kansas showing the the locations of seven settlements: Grasshopper Falls * Hardville * Jacksonville * Jefferson City * Osawkee (Ozawkie) * Pleasant Hill * Rising Sun *
C. A map of 1883 Jefferson County, Kansas showing the locations of 17 different settlements including the following: Buck Creek * Chester * Dixon * Grantville * Grove Cy * Half Mound Station * McLouth * Medina * Meriden * Nichols * Nortonville * Osawkie (Ozawkie) * Oskaloosa * Perry * Thompsonville * Valley Falls * Williamstown * Winchester * Woodstock *
D. A map of 1886 Jefferson County, Kansas showing the locations of 17 different settlements including the following: Boyle * Buck Creek * Chester * Grant (Grantville) * Grasshopper Falls * Half Mound * Medina * Meriden * Newman * Nichols * Nortonville * Ozawkie * Perry V. * Rock Creek * Scott * Williams V. * Winchester *
E. A map of 1899 Jefferson County, Kansas showing the locations of 17 different settlements including the following: Boyle * Chester * Dunavant * Grantville * Kilmer * Medina * Meriden * Newman * Nichols * Nortonville * Oskaloosa * Ozawkie * Perry * Rock Creek * Valley Falls * Williams * Winchester *
F. A map of 1902 Jefferson County, Kansas showing the locations of 12 different settlements including the following: Dunavant * Grantville * McLouth * Meriden * Nortonville * Oskaloosa * Ozawkie * Perry * Rock Creek * Valley Falls * Williamstown * Winchester *
G. A map of 1905 (by Cram) Jefferson County, Kansas showing the locations of 21 different settlements including the following: Boyle * Chester * Dean * Dunavant * Grantville * Lee * McLouth * Medina * Meriden * Newman * Nichols * North Cedar * Nortonville * Oskaloosa * Ozawkie * Perry * Rock Creek * Thompsonville * Valley Falls * Williams * Winchester *
H. A map of 1905 (by Peerless) Jefferson County, Kansas showing the locations of 25 different settlements including the following: Ashcroft * Boyle * Buck Creek * Chester * Dean * Dunavant * Grantville * Half Mound * Lee * McIntosh * McLouth * Medina * Meriden * Newman * North Cedar * Nortonville * Oskaloosa * Ozawkie * Perry * Rock Creek * Sarcoxie * Thompsonville * Valley Falls * Williamstown * Winchester *
I. A map of 1907 Jefferson County, Kansas showing the locations of 22 different settlements including the following: Boyle * Chester * Dean * Dunavant * Grantville * Lee * McLouth * Medina * Meriden * Newman * Nichols * North Cedar * Nortonville * Oskaloosa * Ozawkie * Perry * Rock Creek * Sarcoxie * Thompsonville * Valley Falls * Williamstown * Winchester *
J. A map of 1911 Jefferson County, Kansas showing the locations of 16 different settlements including the following: Boyle * Dunavant * Grantville * Half Mound * McLouth * Meriden * Newman * North Cedar * Nortonville * Oskaloosa * Ozawkie * Perry * Rock Creek * Valley Falls * Williamstown * Winchester *
Section Two of three, all on one CD: The 1883 History of
Jefferson County, Kansas from The History of The State of Kansas by
William G. Cutler and published by A. T. Andreas
Here is just some of the information included:
Delaware Township (Grasshopper Falls Township)
Rock Creek Township
Valley Falls (Grasshopper Falls)
Rock Creek Township
Included is a total of 356 Jefferson County, Kansas family biographies including each of the following family surnames: (many other family surnames are also mentioned throughout the book text and within these family biographies) (an additional 508 family biographies are included in the additional book described below on this page): Adams * Addington * Aitken * Albert * Allen * Armstead * Baker * Ball * Balsley * Barnard * Barnes * Bates * Bayne * Beeler * Beland * Bennet * Benson * Best * Bettys * Billings * Blake * Blevins * Boles * Bond * Bonewitz * Booth * Bothwell * Bouton * Bowlby * Bowman * Brannen * Branscom * Briner * Brown * Brunton * Buck * Buckingham * Buckmaster * Burt * Butts * Carber * Carr * Carson * Carter * Chacey * Chrisman * Clark * Clinkinbeard * Cobb * Cody * Coffey * Coffin * Colvin * Cook * Cooper * Cope * Coppinger * Coy * Critchfield * Crobarger * Crosby * Crotzer * Curry * Dail * Dailey * Damm * Daniels * Dark * Davis * Dawson * Decker * Deering * Denneber * Deter * Dinnen * Dix * Dooley * Duncan * Dunn * Edmonds * Ellison * Elrod * Eshom * Evans * Farrar * Farris * Ferguson * Fidler * Fitzpatrick * Fitzsimmons * Fleischer * Fowler * Fraser * Friend * Frisbie * Fulton * Gardiner * Garrett * Gensler * Gephart * Gilbert * Gilluly * Gish * Glynn * Goddard * Goepfert * Goodman * Gorham * Graden * Gragg * Gramse * Gray * Grayson * Greene * Gregory * Griffiths * Gwynn * Ham * Harding * Harman * Hart * Haskell * Haston * Hawk * Hebbe * Henderson * Hensley * Herd * Hicks * Hillyer * Hinchman * Hofmann * Holler * Hopewell * Horning * Hosler * Housh * Hurd * Huron * Hutchins * Ickes * Insley * James * Jillson * Jones * Judy * Keeler * Keeling * Kelsey * Kendall * King * Kirby * Kleinhans * Kline * Lawless * Leach * Lee * Legler * Lord * Losey * Low * Lowry * Maine * Martin * Mathews * Maxson * May * Mayhew * McCammon * McCarthy * McCartney * McClellan * McClenny * McCoy * McDaniel * McGrew * McIntosh * McKeever * McKibben * McLouth * McQuilkin * Merritt * Metzger * Michael * Miller * Mishey * Mitchell * Montague * Moore * Morelli * Morrison * Morse * Moyer * Murray * Nelson * Newell * Noble * Nolker * Northrup * Ogan * Ogle * Olinger * Oliver * Owen * Patrick * Patterson * Payne * Pearsall * Pearson * Peppard * Perry * Peterson * Piazzek * Pipher * Price * Puderbaugh * Queen * Rahn * Raines * Reppert * Rice * Roberts * Robinson * Ruffner * Rushmore * Russell * Sample * Saunders * Schaeffer * Scott * Shaw * Shelton * Shove * Shrader * Shughart * Siler * Sillik * Sills * Simpson * Sinnard * Smith * Snow * Southward * Sprague * Stanley * Stark * Steffey * Stone * Supple * Surber * Swickard * Swoyer * Taggart * Talcott * Taylor * Tebow * Thompson * Tolles * Trapp * Tripp * Truesdell * Turner * Utz * Van Gaasbeck * Vancleave * Vandruff * Wagner * Walker * Warner * Webb * Weider * Weightman * Weishar * Wellman * Wetzel * Wible * Wieland * Wiley * Wilhelm * Wilson * Wood * Workman * Worswick * Wray * Wright * Young *
Section Three of
three, all on one CD: The 1890 Portrait and Biographical Album of Jackson,
Jefferson and Pottawatomie Counties, Kansas
This volume includes is a total of 508 family biographies in Jackson, Jefferson, and Pottawatomie County, Kansas including each of the following family surnames: (several thousand other family surnames are also mentioned throughout the book text and within these family biographies) (an additional 356 family biographies are included in the additional book described above on this page): Abel * Adams * Aitken * Albert * Allen * Anderson * Arganbright * Armstead * Arnold * Aronson * Ault * Ayers * Badgley * Baker * Balsley * Banks * Barry * Basye * Bayne * Beck * Beeler * Belden * Bender * Bentley * Benton * Berg * Betts * Bickhart * Bishop * Blaney * Blaylock * Blossom * Boettcher * Boh * Bolman * Bouton * Bower * Bradshaw * Brady * Brassbridge * Breneman * Brewer * Brill * Broderick * Bronson * Brous * Brown * Bruton * Bumam * Bumgardner * Butler * Butts * Campbell * Carhartt * Carpenter * Carter * Cawood * Chabin * Chadwick * Chase * Chevis * Chitwood * Chrisman * Chubb * Clawer * Clowe * Cochran * Cockrell * Combs * Cook * Cooney * Coppinger * Cowan * Cowell * Cox * Crosby * Crowl * Crumbaker * Curry * Dachenhausen * Dailey * David * Davis * Dawson * Deardorff * Dearin * Degraw * Dick * Dickson * Dinnen * Dixon * Dodson * Doolittle * Downey * Doyle * Dunn * Early * Eddy * Ellerman * Elliott * Elmore * Engle * Estep * Eubanks * Evans * Eytchison * Falin * Faline * Farrow * Faulk * Fenn * Fiegener * Fisher * Flagg * Foley * Force * Forrester * Forsyth * Fortune * Fowler * Frazell * Frederksen * Frey * Frowe * Funchess * Gard * Gardiner * Gay * Gibbons * Gillman * Ginter * Gish * Good * Goodman * Gragg * Graham * Gray * Green * Greene * Gregory * Grinter * Grover * Gurtler * Hadley * Hafer * Hagaman * Haines * Harding * Harman * Harmon * Harms * Harris * Harrison * Hart * Hartwell * Hartwich * Hartwick * Haub * Havermale * Hayes * Haynes * Hazen * Heathman * Hedge * Hemphill * Hill * Hiser * Hixon * Hoaglin * Hoenshel * Hoferer * Hoffman * Holm * Homewood * Hoover * Hosler * Hudson * Hurd * Hutchins * Hyman * Ingraham * Ingram * Jackson * James * Jenner * Jensen * Johnson * Jones * Karns * Karr * Kavanagh * Keeney * Keller * Kelly * Kendall * Kerr * Kester * Kirby * Kitts * Klein * Knapp * Knight * Knoll * Knouse * Knudson * Koentz * Kolterman * Krier * Krouse * Kunkel * Lackey * Lafontain * Latta * Lauer * Lawless * Lee * Leonard * Lewis * Licklyter * Little * Locke * Logan * Longenecker * Lutz * Mackay * Mark * Marks * Marshall * Martell * Martin * Maxell * Maxson * Maxwell * May * McBride * McCartney * McClure * McCoin * McComas * McCoy * McHenry * McKeever * McKelvy * McKowen * McMahon * McPherson * Mendenhall * Merritt * Meskimen * Meyer * Milam * Millard * Miller * Milligan * Mills * Mitchell * Mohler * Moll * Monroe * Moore * Morelli * Morgan * Morin * Morris * Morrow * Myers * Neckelman * Nelson * Newman * Nichols * Niehaus * Northrup * Nuzman * O'Conner * O'Connor * Orendorf * O'Shea * Parmenter * Parrott * Patrick * Paulsen * Pearsall * Peck * Pendroy * Perkins * Pierce * Pigg * Pitcher * Ploughe * Pomeroy * Pope * Porter * Powers * Price * Priest * Pruett * Prunty * Rabenstorf * Randall * Ream * Reckards * Reed * Richards* Richardson * Riederer * Roach * Roberts * Robinson * Robson * Rogers * Rosdahl * Rose * Ross * Rowles * Rudy * Russell * Ryberg * Salzer * Sarber * Sargent * Schirmer * Scholes * Schwartz * Scott * Selby * Sharp * Shaw * Shedd * Shehi * Sherman * Shiner * Shirley * Shove * Siddens * Sigrist * Simkins * Simpson * Smith * Smyth * Snooks * Snyder * Spangler * Stanley * Stark * Statler * Stephenson * Stevens * Stewart * Stine * Stover * Strawn * Stream * Sumner * Supple * Swanson * Teehan * Teeter * Terrel * Teske * Thomas * Thompson * Thornburrow * Tidler * Tingley * Tolin * Turner * Urbansky * Urquhart * Utz * Van Brunt * Van Druff * Van Gaasbeek * Vanatta * Voge * Walbridge * Walker * Walsh * Ward * Watkins * Weatherford * Weddle * Weeks * Weible * Welch * Welen * Weller * Wells * Welsh * Wheat * Wheeler * Whims * White * Wible * Wilbers * Wilhoit * Willard * Williams * Willits * Wilson * Witts * Wolverton * Woods * Wunder * Young *
Jefferson County is located in east central Kansas and is bordered by: Shawnee County, Kansas * Jackson County, Kansas * Leavenworth County, Kansas * Douglas County, Kansas * and Atchison County, Kansas * (click on highlighted county names for a complete description)
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