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Washington County is fifth in the first tier of counties stretching west from the Missouri River. To the north lay Jefferson and Gage counties, Nebraska; east, Marshall County; south, Riley and Clay counties; west, Republic and Cloud. Washington County is embraced within that fertile territory which lies between the Blue and Republican rivers as they flow southeast into the Kansas River.1

Organized in 1873. County seat Washington. Named in honor of George Washington, the first president of the United States. 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
Henry, Ira Edmond 1883 - 6K Apr 2007 Joy Fisher The Registry
Cemeteries
History - Directories
Description File Size Date Submitter
Washington County Medical Directory 1920 4K Mar 2009 Joy Fisher The Registry
Military Records
Description File Size Date Submitter
1883 List of Pensioners on the Roll 15 kb Oct 1997 Charles Ray Frost
Newspaper Articles
Obituaries
Photos of Tombstones
St. Peters Cemtery
Description File Size Date Submitter
Wichmann, Catherine Image 39K Sep 2007 Verlin & Sue Wichman
Wichmann, Diedrich Image 39K Sep 2007 Verlin & Sue Wichman
Wichman, Henry B. Image 31K Aug 2007 Verlin & Sue Wichman
Wichman, Minne Image 31K Aug 2007 Verlin & Sue Wichman
Wichmann, Julius Image 37K Aug 2007 Verlin & Sue Wichman
Vital Records

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