Columbus Genealogy (in Cherokee County, KS)

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NOTE: Additional records that apply to Columbus are also found through the Cherokee County and Kansas pages.


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Columbus Birth Records

1885-1911 Kansas Births and Christenings Index Ancestry

Kansas, Birth Records, 1911-present Kansas Office of Vital Statistics

Columbus Cemetery Records

Bethlehem Cemetery Find a Grave

Borland Cemetery Find a Grave

Bowen Cemetery Billion Graves

Brush Creek Cemetery Find a Grave

City cemetery records, Columbus, Kansas Family History Library

City cemetery records, Columbus, Kansas WorldCat

Columbus Cemetery Billion Graves

Columbus City Cemetery Find a Grave

Dove Cemetery Billion Graves

Edgmand Cemetery Billion Graves

Garrison Cemetery Billion Graves

Kansas Deaths and Burials Index, 1885-1930 Ancestry

Lone Elm Cemetery Find a Grave

Lone Elm Cemetery Billion Graves

Park Cemetery Find a Grave

Park Cemetery Billion Graves

Park cemetery, Columbus, Kansas Family History Library

Park cemetery, Columbus, Kansas WorldCat

Potters Field Find a Grave

Potters Field Billion Graves

Potters Field Billion Graves

Columbus Census Records

1855 Kansas State Census Ancestry

1875 Kansas State Census Ancestry

1885 Kansas State Census Ancestry

1895 Kansas State Census Ancestry

1905 Kansas State Census Ancestry

1915 Kansas State Census Ancestry

1925 Kansas State Census Ancestry

City Census for Columbus 1919, 1937, 1938, 1939, 1940, 1941, 1942, 1943, 1944, 1945, 1946, 1947, 1948, 1949, 1950, 1951, 1952, 1953, 1954, 1956, 1957, 1958, 1959, 1960, 1961 (included in Kansas City and County Census Records) Ancestry

Federal Census of 1940, Columbus, Kansas LDS Genealogy

Kansas State Census Collection, 1855-1925 Ancestry

U.S. Federal Census 1790-1940 Ancestry

U.S. Federal Census 1790-1940 MyHeritage

United States Federal Census, 1790-1940 Family Search

Columbus Church Records

1885-1911 Kansas Births and Christenings Index Ancestry

Church records, 1946-1994 (Reorganized Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints. Columbus Branch (Columbus, Kansas)) Family History Library

Columbus City Directories

Columbus City Directory 1925 MyHeritage

Columbus and Cherokee County (Kansas) directories Family History Library

Columbus, Kansas, City Directory, 1926 (in U.S. City Directories collection) Ancestry

Columbus Death Records

Kansas Deaths and Burials Index, 1885-1930 Ancestry

Kansas, Death Records, 1911-present Kansas Office of Vital Statistics

Columbus Immigration Records

Kansas, Federal Naturalization Records, 1865-1984 Ancestry

Naturalization records, 1870-1930 Family History Library

Columbus Land Records

Deed records, 1866-1927, and index, 1869-1872, 1875-1884 [Cherokee County, Kansas] Family History Library

Columbus Map Records

Sanborn Fire Insurance Map from Columbus, Cherokee County, Kansas, January 1885 Library of Congress

Sanborn Fire Insurance Map from Columbus, Cherokee County, Kansas, July 1892 Library of Congress

Sanborn Fire Insurance Map from Columbus, Cherokee County, Kansas, March 1899 Library of Congress

Columbus Marriage Records

1811-1911 Kansas County Marriages Ancestry

Kansas County Marriages, 1855-1911 Ancestry

Kansas, Compiled Marriage Index from Select Counties, 1854-1873 Ancestry

Kansas, Marriage Records, 1913-present Kansas Office of Vital Statistics

Marriage license records and indexes, 1867-1919 Family History Library

Columbus Newspapers and Obituaries

Baptist Banner 1887-1887 Newspapers.com

Border Star 1878-1880 Newspapers.com

Border Star 1882-1886 Newspapers.com

Cherokee County Democrat 1905-1910 Newspapers.com

Cherokee County News-Advocate 12/24/2008 to Current Genealogy Bank

Cherokee County Republican 1876-1877 Newspapers.com

Columbus Avalanche 1875-1875 Newspapers.com

Columbus Courier 1874-1902 Newspapers.com

Columbus Daily Advocate 1886-1923 Newspapers.com

Columbus Democrat 1876-1876 Newspapers.com

Columbus Journal 1874-1875 Newspapers.com

Columbus Republican 1895-1895 Newspapers.com

Columbus Vidette 1877-1878 Newspapers.com

Columbus Weekly Advocate 1885-1923 Newspapers.com

Daily Courier 1882-1882 Newspapers.com

Good News 1901-1904 Newspapers.com

Gospel Mirror 1880-1880 Newspapers.com

High School Record 1920-1931 Newspapers.com

Kansas Bee-Keeper 1881-1885 Newspapers.com

Kansas Prohibitionist 1883-1886 Newspapers.com

Modern Light 1891-1923 Newspapers.com

Our School Journal 1877-1878 Newspapers.com

Prohibitionist and Journal of Reform 1882-1895 Newspapers.com

Ques(?)tion Mark 1912-1913 Newspapers.com

Rural Educationist 1887-1887 Newspapers.com

State Labor Journal 1910-1910 Newspapers.com

Student 1902-1905 Newspapers.com

Taxpayers' Appeal 1905-1905 Newspapers.com

Times 1881-1886 Newspapers.com

Western Luminary 1877-1877 Newspapers.com

Offline Newspapers for Columbus

According to the US Newspaper Directory, the following newspapers were printed, so there may be paper or microfilm copies available. For more information on how to locate offline newspapers, see our article on Locating Offline Newspapers.

Border Star. (Columbus, Kan.) 1878-1880

Border Star. (Columbus, Kan.) 1882-1886

Cherokee County Republican. (Columbus, Kan.) 1876-1877

Columbus Advocate. (Columbus, Kan.) 1885-1905

Columbus Courier. (Columbus, Kan.) 1874-1877

Columbus Courier. (Columbus, Kan.) 1878-1886

Columbus Courier. (Columbus, Kan.) 1896-1902

Columbus Daily Advocate. (Columbus, Kan.) 1903-1942

Columbus Democrat. (Columbus, Kan.) 1875-1876

Columbus Journal. (Columbus, Kan.) 1869-1875

Columbus Star Courier. (Columbus, Kan.) 1887-1896

Columbus Vidette. (Columbus, Kan.) 1877-1878

Columbus Weekly Advocate. (Columbus, Kan.) 1905-1936

Daily Advocate. (Columbus, Kan.) 1885-1903

Enterprise. (Columbus, Kan.) 1905-1908

Kansas Prohibitionist. (Columbus, Kan.) 1883-1886

Lea's Columbus Advocate. (Columbus, Kan.) 1882-1884

Modern Light. (Columbus, Kan.) 1891-Current

Republican Courier. (Columbus, Kan.) 1877-1878

Star and Courier. (Columbus, Kan.) 1886-1887

Times. (Columbus, Kan.) 1878-1886

Weekly News. (Columbus, Kan.) 1882-1883

Workingman's Journal. (Columbus, Kan.) 1869-1875

Columbus Probate Records

1803-1987 Kansas Wills and Probate Records Ancestry

Columbus School Records

Cherokee County Community High School - Checoukan (Columbus, KS), 1911, 1912, 1914, 1919, 1921, 1925, 1929, 1938, 1939, 1941, 1942, 1943, 1944, 1945, 1946, 1955, 1960 E Yearbook

Cherokee County Community High School yearbook, 1910 (May), 1912, 1923, 1930, 1931, 1932, 1941, 1942, 1943, 1944, 1945, 1946, 1947, 1948, 1950, 1952, 1953, 1954, 1955, 1956, 1960, 1961, 1962, 1963, 1964, 1965 Classmates

Cherokee County Community High School yearbook, 1910 (May), 1912, 1923, 1930, 1931, 1932, 1941, 1942, 1943, 1944, 1945, 1946, 1947, 1948, 1950, 1952, 1953, 1954, 1955, 1956, 1960, 1961, 1962, 1963, 1964, 1965 (included in US Yearbooks collection) MyHeritage

Cherokee County Community High School yearbooks, 1910, 1911, 1912, 1914, 1919, 1921, 1923, 1925, 1929, 1930, 1931, 1932, 1938, 1939, 1941, 1942, 1943, 1944, 1945, 1946, 1947, 1948, 1950, 1952, 1953, 1954, 1955, 1956, 1960, 1961, 1962, 1963, 1964, 1965 (included in US School Yearbooks) Ancestry

Cherokee County High School yearbooks, 1914, 1960, 1980 (included in US School Yearbooks) Ancestry

Columbus Unified High School yearbook, 1925, 1967, 1970 (included in US Yearbooks collection) MyHeritage

Columbus Unified High School yearbook, 1925, 1967, 1970, 1980, 1982, 1987, 1998 Classmates

Columbus Unified High School yearbooks, 1925, 1967, 1970, 1980, 1982, 1987, 1998 (included in US School Yearbooks) Ancestry


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