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JEWELL COUNTY is located in the northernmost tier of counties, 150 miles from the Missouri River. The county is thirty miles square, divided into twenty-five Congressional townships, and contains 900 square miles, or 576,000 acres of land.1

Organized in 1870. County seat Mankato. Named in honor of Lieutenant-Colonel Lewis R. Jewell, Sixth Kansas Cavalry2

1. William G. Cutler's History of the State of Kansas
published in 1883 by A. T. Andreas, Chicago, IL.
2. History of Kansas, Noble Prentis, (Winfield: E.P. Greer. 1899)

Biographies
Description File Size Date Submitter
Farrell, Joseph S. 1849 - 3K Sep 2006 Joy Fisher The Registry
Mallory, Frank E. 1865 - 3K Sep 2006 Joy Fisher The Registry
Manning, Joseph 1863 - 5K May 2007 Joy Fisher The Registry
Cemeteries
History - Directories
Description File Size Date Submitter
Jewell County Medical Directory 1920 3K Feb 2009 Joy Fisher The Registry
Census Images
1870 Census Images   Oct 2001 Linda Tremblay
and S-K Publications
1880 Census Images   Dec 1999 Julie Waller
and S-K Publications
Military Records
Description File Size Date Submitter
1883 Pension List 15 kb Aug 1998 Mike Jacobs
Newspaper Articles
Description File Size Date Submitter
Lincoln County Bachelors, Part III March 12, 1896 2K Feb 2006 Darla Mader
The Voice Of The People [letter Signed By 72 Citizens]
September 6, 1883
3K Nov 2006 Kathleen Reid Rippel
Obituaries
Description File Size Date Submitter
Byers, Alvah Ethan 1918 1K Dec 2007 Joy Fisher The Registry
McDonald, W March 27, 1913 1K Aug 2007 Tricia Teiber
Mckay, Mary Louisa Mcmichael April 8, 1893 2K Feb 2006 Darla Mader
Mcmichael, Thomas Harvey June 9, 1911 2K Feb 2006 Darla Mader
Mcmichael, Margaret Jane Ewing May 11, 1913 2K Feb 2006 Darla Mader
Mcmichael, Agnes August 18, 1901 2K Feb 2006 Darla Mader
Mcmichael, Alvin Ewing November 23, 1929 3K Feb 2006 Darla Mader
Photos of Tombstones - Cawker City Cemetery (Partial Photos)
Description File Size Date Submitter
Wierenga, Jay Image 142K Feb 2013 David Stallsworth
Wierenga, Joe Image 133K Feb 2013 David Stallsworth
Wierenga, Mary Caroline Rhoads Image 122K Feb 2013 David Stallsworth
Wierenga, Ray Image 150K Feb 2013 David Stallsworth
Wierenga, Ray Image 167K Feb 2013 David Stallsworth
Photos of Tombstones - Couch Cemetery, Browns Creeke, Kansas. (Partial Photos)
Description File Size Date Submitter
Blacker, C. A. Mother Image 122K Feb 2013 David Stallsworth
Blacker, D. C. Father Image 154K Feb 2013 David Stallsworth
Blacker, Family Image 216K Feb 2013 David Stallsworth
Blacker, Florence M. Image 223K Feb 2013 David Stallsworth
Blacker, Frank C. Image 223K Feb 2013 David Stallsworth
Blacker, Lemuel W. Image 145K Feb 2013 David Stallsworth
Rhoads, Eugene Dean Image 254K Feb 2013 David Stallsworth
Topliff Rhoads, Ethel Emma Image 110K Feb 2013 David Stallsworth
Topliff, Ezra N. Image 231K Feb 2013 David Stallsworth
Topliff, George H Image 133K Feb 2013 David Stallsworth
Topliff, Harriet M.. Image 94K Feb 2013 David Stallsworth
Topliff, Lucy Ann Image 133K Feb 2013 David Stallsworth
Topliff, N.r. Image 159K Feb 2013 David Stallsworth
Topliff, O. Armida Image 231K Feb 2013 David Stallsworth
Topliff, Sadye Image 221K Feb 2013 David Stallsworth
Photos of Tombstones - Ionia Cemetery (Partial Photos)
Description File Size Date Submitter
Cook Colson, Olive May Image 72K Oct 2012 David Stallsworth
Colson, Victor Image 72K Oct 2012 David Stallsworth
Sipe, Clomer Mahlon Image 96K Oct 2012 David Stallsworth
Sipe, Cloral Leroy Image 94K Oct 2012 David Stallsworth
Sipe, Elzy Leroy Image 106K Oct 2012 David Stallsworth
Tucker, Eddie Image 265K Oct 2012 David Stallsworth
Tucker, Walter Robert Image 261K Oct 2012 David Stallsworth
Photos of Tombstones - Mt. Carmel Cemetery, Erving Township, Kansas. (Partial Photos)
Description File Size Date Submitter
Countryman, Baby Image 162K Feb 2013 David Stallsworth
Countryman, Catherine A. Image 138K Feb 2013 David Stallsworth
Countryman, John A.. Image 291K Feb 2013 David Stallsworth
Potts, Donald Glen Image 153K Feb 2013 David Stallsworth
Potts, Guy W. Image 181K Feb 2013 David Stallsworth
Potts, Joesph Thomas Image 111K Feb 2013 David Stallsworth
Potts, Sarah Joesphine Image 108K Feb 2013 David Stallsworth
Russell Rhoads, Mary Anna (Annie) Image 179K Feb 2013 David Stallsworth

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