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Ottawa county, organized in 1866, is situated on the west side of the sixth principal meridian, 125 miles west of the Missouri River, and in the third tier of counties from the north. It is bounded on the north by Cloud County, on the east by Clay, on the south by Saline, and on the west by Lincoln and Mitchell counties. It is twenty-four miles north and south, by thirty east and west, and contains 460,800 acres.1

Created in 1860 and organized in 1866. County seat Minneapolis. Named for the tribe of Ottawas.2

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)

Description File Size Date Submitter
Bonha, Kitty Mary January 12, 1860 - July 10, 1972 4K Feb 2010 Bill Boggess The Registry
History - Directories
Description File Size Date Submitter
Ottawa County Medical Directory 1920 3K Feb 2009 Joy Fisher The Registry
Military Records
File Description File Size Date Submitter
1883 List of Pensioners on the Roll 14 kb Aug 1998 Julie Schossow
File Description File Size Date Submitter
Davis, William Marshall April 25, 1885 1K Dec 2009 Ken Wright
Lemoine, Clarence A. September 27, 1962 2K Jun 2009 Julia Conkey The Registry
Markley, Nellie October 5, 1912 1K Aug 2007 Tricia Teiber
Tomas, John October 5, 1912 1K Aug 2007 Tricia Teiber

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