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RENO County is located on both sides of the Arkansas River, in the south-central part of the State. It is hounded on the north by Rice and McPherson; on the east by Harvey and Sedgwick; on the south, by Sedgwick and Kingman, and on the west, by Pratt and Barton counties. The county which is the second largest county in the State, is forty-two miles long, from east to west, and thirty miles from north to south, and contains thirty-five congressional townships, or 1,260 square miles.1

Organized in 1872. County seat Hutchinson. In memory of Jesse L. Reno, Captain United States army, and Major-General of Volunteers, who was killed in battle Sept. 14, 1862, at South Mountain, Md.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)

Biographies
Description File Size Date Submitter
Ayers, John S. 1836 - 4K Mar 2007 Joy Fisher The Registry
Baker, Charles A. 1870 - 3K Mar 2007 Joy Fisher The Registry
Baughman, H. C. 1837 - 4K Mar 2007 Joy Fisher The Registry
Hadley, Elvin Spencer 1868 - 2K Mar 2007 Joy Fisher The Registry
Hern, Nathan B. 1866 - 3K Mar 2007 Joy Fisher The Registry
Cemeteries
History
Description File Size Date Submitter
H. O. Stockwell Raising Meteorite 1K Jul 2010 Joy Fisher The Registry
History - Directories
Description File Size Date Submitter
Reno County Medical Directory 1920 8K Feb 2009 Joy Fisher The Registry
Military Records
Description File Size Date Submitter
Reno County, KS 1883 List of Pensioners on the Roll 19 kb Dec 1997 Nancy Lohbrunner
Obituaries
Description File Size Date Submitter
Achilles, Wilbur "Wib" June 17, 2004 2K Jan 2008 Oz
Black, John A. 1 kb Mar 1999 Jerry Nelson
Blackwelder, Mildred Maxine January 21, 2006 1K Aug 2007 Oz
Bradt, Elizabeth J. April 15, 2005 1K Aug 2007 Oz
Conkling, John L. June 8, 2004 1K Aug 2007 Oz
Day, Betty Louise (Diggs) September 11, 2005 1K Aug 2007 Oz
Edmonds, Jason W. G. October 1, 2005 1K Aug 2007 Oz
Fisk, Mary L. (Anthony) September 5, 2005 1K Aug 2007 Oz
Haley, Peggy Marie (Barrett) June 16, 2005 1K Aug 2007 Oz
Jones, Robert W. August 1, 2005 2K Aug 2007 Oz
Koerner, Betty Lee July 10, 2005 2K Aug 2007 Oz
Lewis, Greg PH.D. August 14, 2005 1K Aug 2007 Oz
Lewis, Josephine V. January 4, 1996 1K Jun 2005 Kay Simpkins
Millspaugh, Orville W. September 21, 2005 2K Aug 2007 Oz
Murry, Martha G. Ward July 29, 1976 1K Jun 2005 Kay Simpkins
Murry, Marjorie M. October 29, 1993 1K Jun 2005 Kay Simpkins
Padget, Clifton Alva April 12, 2006 2K May 2007 ECP
Roth, Ralph R. August 21, 1986 2K Jun 2005 Kay Simpkins
Smyth, Elaine Ruth (Schwartz) September 30, 2005 1K Aug 2007 Oz
Thomas, Kenneth February 12, 1997 1K Jun 2005 Kay Simpkins
Wilson, Richard O. February 13, 2006 1K Aug 2007 Oz
Photos of Persons
Description File Size Date Submitter
Siegrist Women [View Image] 1.2 kb Jan 2006 Phillip Pitzer
Photos of Tombstones - Newbrough Cemetery
Description File Size Date Submitter
Newbrough, S. A. Image 196K Feb 2013 David Stallsworth
Photos of Tombstones - Swinney Cemetery
Description File Size Date Submitter
Devlin, Fred A. Image 143K Feb 2013 David Stallsworth
Devlin, Jessie B. Image 144K Feb 2013 David Stallsworth
Swinney, J. P. Image 196K Feb 2013 David Stallsworth
Photos of Tombstones - Turon Cemetery
Description File Size Date Submitter
Turon Cemetery Reno County Cemetery Sign February 5, 1995 Image 181K Feb 2013 David Stallsworth
Devlin, Jessie B. Image 144K Feb 2013 David Stallsworth
Dunn, Amelia Image 167K Feb 2013 David Stallsworth
Dunn, Pat Image 167K Feb 2013 David Stallsworth
Newbrough, Samuel A. Image 204K Dec 2013 David Stallsworth
Swinney, J. P. Image 208K Dec 2013 David Stallsworth
Vital Records
Death Records
Description File Size Date Submitter
Brown, Harry K January 19, 1985 1.5 kb Sep 2005 Katherine Cox


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