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Welcome to the Pottawatomie County Geneology page. My name is Julie LILLEY Hatesohl and I am the Potawatomie County coordinator. I inherited this site in 2007 from my Aunt, Rosana LILLEY Whitenight who has done most of the work on this site. She had a lot of help from volunteers, some of whom I have had the priviledge of meeting through e-mails over the past few years.
I have met some fantastic people through this site and have had the priviledge to learn about families. It is all facinating to me.
I do work full time so maintaining this site is "a hobby" that I wish I had more time to work on. Please don't hesitate to contact me via e-mail. I do respond; however, I do group updates to the site together and do them periodically at the same time. I appreciate your patience in getting updates on this site. Once posted, I will e-mail you to let you know when your item has been posted.
Thank you all for your help in updating and keeping this site a tool for others.
PLEASE NOTE: IF YOU HAVE SUBMITTED INFORMATION IN THE PAST AND YOUR E-MAIL HAS CHANGED PLEASE BE SURE AND NOTIFY ME SO I CAN UPDATE YOUR E-MAIL/CONTACT INFORMATION. IT IS CRITICAL FOR THOSE WHO ARE TRYING TO DO RESEARCH ON THEIR FAMILIES. YOU CAN SUBMIT UPDATES TO: email@example.com). PLEASE FEEL FREE TO ALSO CONTACT ME TO LET ME KNOW YOUR INFORMATION IS STILL CORRECT. I AM STARTING TO PUT ADATE OF WHEN THE CONTACT INFORMATION WAS LAST CONFIRMED TO HELP RESEARCHERS KNOW HOW CURRENT THE INFORMATION IS.
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FACEBOOK: As of 2/26/10, I have created a Facebook group called "Pottawatomie County KS Geneology". I plan to use facebook to send notifications when updates have been made to this Website. Core information about families will be maintained through this Web page and should still be submitted through this Webpage so that all the information remains in one location. The Facebook group is merely a way to communicate when updates have been made. I hope this will be useful to our Pottawatomie County researchers.
THANKS EVERYONE FOR ALL OF YOUR WORK IN MAKING THIS WEB PAGE WHAT IT IS!
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Newspaper Index | County
Pottawatomie County Cemetery Index - Deceased Alphabetically Listed
Reference Books and Researchers
Biographical Sketches - Portrait Biographical Album
Biographical Sketches - "Pioneers of the Bluestem Prairie"
Index of Pottawatomie County Marriage Certificates 1858-69
Pottawatomie County Wedding Announcements - Local Newspapers
Obituaries of Pottawatomie County Residents born in 1800's.
Marriages of Early Settlers- as recorded in "History of the State of Kansas"
List of Pensioners in Pottawatomie County - 1883
Tales From The Past -
The Pottawatomie County Picture Album
Alien Registration Records - 180 county citizens required to registar at the onset of WW I.
Mary Ann's Relatives - Over 5,000 names extracted from newspapers, family records, etc.
Extracts of Surnames from the Havensville newspapers - over 1400 surnames listed
Patron's Reference Directory - Pottawatomie County 1905 Plat Book
Registration for Draft - 1917 - Offical List of Names Registered in County.
Pottawatomie County Soldiers. - as listed in the "Onaga Herald" - 19 June 1919.
The Westmoreland Recorder - Railroad Edition by W. F. Hall, November 2, 1889 - contributed by Jane Becker
(Contains Early History, Marriages 1885-1899, Deaths 1885-1899, etc)
Personal Journal of P. T. Conlan covering the period 1889 - 1890 - contributed by Karen Marx.
EARLY MILITARY OF KANSAS
Kansas in the Civil War
Spanish-American War - Kansas Volunteer Infantry
POTTAWATOMIE COUNTY LINKS|
Other Kansas Links
USA GenWeb Project
EARLY KANSAS CENSUS
Pottawatomie County Kansas Census Online
1855 Voter Census of the 3rd District of the Territory of Kansas (contains parts of Shawnee, Wabaunsee and Pottawatomie Counties)
Voter Census of the 10th District of the Territory of Kansas (contains parts of Washington, Marshall, Riley and Pottawatomie Counties)
Voter Census of the 11th District of the Territory of Kansas (contains parts of Pottawatomie and Marshall Counties)
1855 Voter Census of the 12th District of the Territory of Kansas (contains parts of Nemaha, Pottawatomie, Shawnee and Jackson Counties)
1870 Pottawatomie County Census (Louisville Township)
RECORDED KANSAS HISTORY
KANSAS - Edited by Frank W. Blackmar, A. M., Ph. D.
A Cyclopedia of State History, Embracing Events, Institutions, Industires, Counties, Cities, Towns, Prominent Persons, Etc.
History of the State of Kansas
by William G. Cutler
First published in 1883 by A. T. Andreas.
The State of Kansas and Irish Immigration by Fr. T. A. Butler
Local Government Records Microfilm Holdings for Pottawatomie County.
Index of Pottawatomie Newspapers on Microfilm at Kansas State Historical Society
Information on the InterLibrary Loan Service of the
Kansas State Historical Society can be found here.
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Julie Hatesohl / firstname.lastname@example.org
Pottawatomie County Coordinator
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