Johnson County, Kansas History and Genealogy
More than 500 pages of Johnson County, Kansas history and genealogy including 443 family biographies plus ten different maps featuring 46 Johnson County, Kansas settlements
An informative and historical overview of Johnson 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 47 settlements; plus the full 1915 Standard Publishing Company "History of Johnson County, Kansas" book by Ed Blair, including 209 family biographies; plus the 1883 History of Johnson County, Kansas with 234 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 Johnson 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 Johnson County, Kansas
A. A rare 1851 map that shows the area of Johnson 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) Johnson County, Kansas showing the locations of eight settlements: De Soto * Elizabeth T * Friends M * Gardner * Lexington * Olatha (Olathe) * Princeton * Shawnee Mission *
C. A map of 1883 Johnson County, Kansas showing the locations of 21 different
settlements including the following: Black Bob * Bonita * Campbellton * Cedar Jct. * Choteau * Crozier * De Soto * De Soto Jct. * Gardner
* Glenn * Hector * Lenexa * Merriam Park * Monticello * Morse * Olathe * Prairie
D. A map of 1886 Johnson County, Kansas showing the locations of 12 different settlements including the following: Cedar Jct. * De Soto * Edgerton * Gardner * Glenn * Lenexa * Ocheltree * Olathe * Prairie City * Shawnee * Spring Hill * Stanley *
E. A map of 1899 Johnson County, Kansas showing the locations of 17 different settlements including the following: Bonita * De Soto * Edgerton * Gardner * Glenn * Lenexa * Meadow Brook * Morse * Newington * Ocheltree * Olathe * Phila * Shawnee * Spring Hill * Stanley * Stillwell * Zarah *
F. A map of 1902 Johnson County, Kansas showing the locations of 16 different settlements including the following: Cedar Jct. * De Soto * Edgerton * Gardner * Holliday * Lenexa * Merriam * Mission * Morse * Newington * Ocheltree * Olathe * Shawnee * Springhill (Spring Hill) * Stanley * Stilwell *
G. A map of 1905 (by Cram) Johnson County, Kansas showing the locations of 23 different settlements including the following: Bonita * Cedar Jct. * Cheltree * Choteau * Clare * De Soto * Edgerton * Elizabeth * Gardner * Holliday * Lenexa * Mastin * Merriam * Monticello * Morse * Pleasant View * Prairie Center * Shawnee * Spring Hill * Stanley * Stilwell * Wilder * Zarah *
H. A map of 1905 (by Peerless) Johnson County, Kansas showing the locations of 28 different settlements including the following: Bonita * Chouteau * Clare * Corliss * Craig * Desoto (De Soto) * Edgerton * Elizabeth * Gardner * Hector * Holliday * Jerusalem * Lackmans * Lenexa * Mastin * Merriam * Monticello * Morse * Ocheltree * Olathe * Pioneer * Prairie Center * Shawnee * Springhill (Spring Hill) * Stanley * Stillwell * Wilder * Zarah *
I. A map of 1907 Johnson County, Kansas showing the locations of 25 different settlements including the following: Bonita * Cedar Jct. * Cheltree * Chouteau * Clare * De Soto * Edgerton * Elizabeth * Gardner * Holliday * Lenexa * Loring * Mastin * Merriam * Monticello * Morse * Olathe * Pleasant View * Prairie Center * Shawnee * Springhill (Spring Hill) * Stanley * Stilwell * Wilder * Zarah *
J. A map of 1911 Johnson County, Kansas showing the locations of 18 different settlements including the following: Bonita * Clare * Corliss (or Cedar Jct.) * De Soto * Edgerton * Gardner * Holliday * Kenneth * Lenexa * Merriam * Morse * Ocheltree * Olathe * Shawnee * Spring Hill * Stanley * Stilwell * Zarah *
Section Two of three, all on one CD: The 1883 History of
Johnson County, Kansas from The History of The State of Kansas by
William G. Cutler, published by A. T. Andreas
Here is just some of the information included:
Local Battles and Raids
Included is a total of 234 Johnson 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 209 family biographies are included in the additional book described below on this page): Abbott * Addy * Ainsworth * Allen * Anderson * Anderton * Archer * Armstrong * Artman * Balch * Barrett * Beach * Beecroft * Bell * Boles * Bower * Brady * Breyfogle * Brickell * Bronaugh * Brown * Burch * Burgess * Burns * Burris * Burton * Bushong * Caddy * Campbell * Caress * Carpenter * Case * Casey * Castleman * Cave * Chamberlin * Clemmans * Collins * Conboy * Cook * Coons * Corless * Cornatzer * Crooks * Cross * Curtis * Davis * Dayton * Dennis * Dickson * Diehl * Dille * Dow * Dwyer * Dyche * Earnshaw * Egelston * Ellis * Everett * Ewing * Eylar * Farnham * Ferguson * Finch * Fisher * Foster * Frame * Fritz * Gaines * Garrett * Gasaway * Gellett * Giffen * Gilbert * Glynn * Grim * Hadley * Haigler * Hall * Hamill * Hancock * Harper * Harris * Haworth * Hayes * Hazlett * Heaton * Hedrick * Hibbard * Hill * Hisey * Hoagland * Hogue * Holcomb * Hollenback * Hubbard * Hull * Hundley * Hunting * Hutcheson * Hutchison * Jackson * Jessup * Johnson * Julien * Julien * Kay * Keeler * Kelly * Kennedy * Kenton * Kirby * Knauber * Kucker * Lamasney * Larrick * Laws * Leamer * Legate * Lewis * Lisle * Little * Livermore * Lott * Lovell * Luellen * Lusher * Mackey * Mahaffie * Mann * Mardis * Marquis * Marshall * Martin * Marvin * McBride * McCabe * McClintock * McKaig * McNulty * Mead * Milburn * Miller * Millikan * Mitchell * Moon * Morrow * Nall * Norvell * Ogg * Osborn * Oshel * Ott * Parker * Parmetar * Paul * Pearce * Pellet * Perley * Perry * Pettegrew * Pickering * Pilcher * Pratt * Ramey * Reitz * Reynolds * Robinson * Rogers * Rolf * Ryan * Schermerhorn * Scott * Shean * Shedden * Sipes * Slaughter * Slusher * Smith * Snelling * Spratt * Stahl * Stephenson * Stevenson * Stough * Stuck * Sylvester * Taylor * Tenison * Theis * Thomas * Thompson * Thorn * Towner * Uhl * Vestal * Victor * Walker * Wallick * Watts * Waugh * Wedd * Weikmann * Wertz * White * Wiedenman * Wiley * Wilson * Wyrick * Young *
Section Three of three, all on one CD: The 1915 History of
Johnson County, Kansas by Ed Blair
Here is just some of the information included:
General Order No. 11
Battle of Westport
Beginning of Quantrill’s Band
When Quantrill Raided Olathe
Quantrill on Way to Raid Lawrence
Spring Hill Looted
The Red Legs
Battle of Bull Creek
Battle of Blowhard
War-Time News Clippings
Grand Army of The Republic
Pioneer Railroad Builders
Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe Railroad
Kansas Midland Railroad
Included is a total of 209 Johnson County, Kansas family biographies 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 234 family biographies are included in the additional book described above on this page): Adair * Ainsworth * Allison * Anderson * Azendorf * Bell * Berkshire * Black * Blair * Bluejacket * Bradley * Bradshaw * Branick * Braun * Breyfogle * Brown * Bruner * Buckley * Burgess * Burke * Busch * Caenen * Calvert * Carpenter * Carroll * Case * Cave * Chamberlin * Champion * Clark * Coker * Cook * Cosgrove * Crawford * Dare * Day * De Tar * De Vault * Delahunt * Deweese * Donham * Dowell * Dwyer * Edgington * Elliott * Ellis * England * Fagan * Ferguson * Folmer * Foster * Fraser * Graham * Graves * Gray * Greer * Hale * Hancock * Haney * Hannon * Harbour * Harrison * Haskin * Hatfield * Hayden * Hedrick * Heider * Hendrix * Henry * Hershey * Hodges * Hogue * Hollenback * Holmes * Howell * Huff * Huggins * Hundley * Hunt * Irvin * James * Jessup * Johnson * Kellogg * Kelly * King * Klusman * Knabe * Knox * Krumm * Kuhlman * Lansdown * Lanter * Legler * Lemen * Lesueur * Linn * Little * Lorimer * Lott * Marty * Mathews * McAnany * McCann * McCarthy * McClintock * McFeatters * McKaig * McKoin * Meredith * Miller * Millikan * Mize * Moll * Moon * Moore * Mossman * Mower * Murdock * Murphy * Murray * Nall * Nance * Newton * Noland * Ording * Pack * Parks * Pearce * Pellett * Pettyjohn * Phillips * Post * Rankin * Rea * Rebsamen * Reeder * Riley * Rose * Rudy * Rutter * Ruttinger * Ryan * Secrest * Sharpe * Shellhammer * Sheridan * Simpson * Sitterman * Sloan * Smallwood * Smith * Sowers * Speer * Steed * Stephenson * Strang * Strongman * Swank * Taggart * Taylor * Thorne * Tibbetts * Tillotson * Todd * Toynbee * Turner * Uhls * Walker * Wallace* Walmer * Warner * Wedd * Weeks * Wickens * Widmer * Wilkerson * Wilkinson * Williams * Wilson * Young * Zehring * Zimmerman *
Johnson County is located in east central Kansas and is bordered by: Jackson County, Missouri * Cass County, Missouri * Miami County, Kansas * Douglas County, Kansas * Leavenworth County, Kansas * and Wyandotte County, Kansas * (click on highlighted county names for a complete description)
Each of the two sections on this CD is in Adobe Acrobat pdf format and requires the free Acrobat Reader program to view. You probably already have this program on your computer but if not, a free copy of the program is included on the CD. Each of the books is designed to look just like a regular book and is bookmarked to move easily and quickly from one section another. This CD was designed by, and is available exclusively from Hearthstone Legacy Publications.
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The cost for this CD containing all three sections described above is only $9.95 plus shipping, or only $5.95 as a digital download. A large amount of history and genealogy information for very little cost! A truly fascinating view of Johnson County, Kansas from its first settlement to 1915.
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